Poker Rumours

January 27th, 2013 by Matt W

Rafael Nadal is used to winning big on the tennis court, but for the past six months, the former number one world tennis star has been simultaneously nursing an injured knee and honing his poker skills as a member of Team SportsStars at Poker Stars online poker room.  Nadal joined Poker Stars in July 2012 and […]

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January 27th, 2013 by Renee K

The Governor of New Jersey, Chris Christie has until February 7th to make his move regarding a pending online gambling bill.  Yet the governor seems intent on drawing out the agony for pro-gamblers as he continues to mull the bill, all the while dropping hints in the media about the general direction of his decision. In […]

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January 25th, 2013 by Maria T

The French gambling authority, ARJEL, has allowed online poker giant, Poker Stars, to offer its fast-fold ring game brand, Zoom Poker to local players, making this this last Poker Stars site to debut the product. At present, French players are limited to micro-limit Zoom Poker, with stakes ranging from EUR 2 – EUR 10 allowed, […]

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January 23rd, 2013 by Tom L

After announcing that it will be moving its online poker brand to Playtech’s iPoker network, Betfair has taken its first steps onto this platform by launching on the international and Spanish networks.   New Betfair Poker will run parallel to Betfair’s existing online poker brand on the Ongame platform, but in July 2013, the group will […]

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January 20th, 2013 by Tom L

Michael Mizrachi, aka “The Grinder” has signed up with Lock Poker to become a member of its LockPRO team of players.  The agreement was faciliated by Title 3 Management Group, which sent representatives to witness the signing between the professional player and the top online poker site. “Title 3 Management Group is pleased to have […]

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January 19th, 2013 by Renee K

Fertitta Entertainment’s new Ultimate Poker platform took one step further to integrating into the Nevade intrastate gambling market by signing a deal with Central Account Management System (CAMS).  The agreement will see the Los Angeles based CAMS help Ultimate Poker accept payment online.  According to a press release issued by CAMS, the group will “provide […]

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January 16th, 2013 by Tom L

Following speculation that Poker Stars parent company, Rational Group was eyeing the purchase an Atlantic City casino, it was confirmed today that Rational has signed an agreement to buy the Atlantic Club Casino Hotel, located on the Boardwalk.  The only thing now standing between the agreement and the final signature is permission for the deal […]

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January 16th, 2013 by Maria T

The case for introducing online poker and gambling to New Jersey just got stronger with the latest statistics released by the state’s Division of Gaming Enforcement.  According to the authorities, casino figures showed an 8% decline in revenues to $3.05 billion.  These numbers were compared to the same time period in the previous year when numbers […]

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