Poker Rumours

February 26th, 2012 by Tom L

For the first time since charges were brought against Full Tilt Poker last April, the former member of the online poker’s pro team, Phil Ivey, entered a tournament in the United States. It was reported over the weekend that Ivey entered the first day of the 2012 LA Poker Classic Main Event. This is the [...]

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February 26th, 2012 by Renee K

The LA Times reported that this Friday saw a significant boost of support for SB1483, the online poker bill that could see intrastate poker introduced in California. The bill, introduced by Senator Roderick Wright and which is currently making its way through the Californian legislative system, received the support of state Senate Leader, Darrell Steinberg [...]

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February 22nd, 2012 by Renee K

PokerStars players were left stranded on Tuesday when the online poker giant’s servers crashed, and the incident is said to have affected around 70,000 players who were active on the site at the time. According to reports, PokerStars’ services shut down following the servers’ malfunction, with many of the players were caught out in the [...]

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February 20th, 2012 by Tom L

Poker professional Matthew Glantz has written a scathing attack against Full Tilt Poker in a blog, chiding the site for its total lack of action and insensitivity to its players for nearly a year. Glantz, who is one of the best high stakes mixed games poker players in the world, wrote that despite the fact that [...]

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February 20th, 2012 by Maria T

Speculation is high in the gambling industry that the Ongame Network may be sold to the land based slot machine manufacturer, Shuffle Master in the near future. Bwin has been looking to get rid of the Ongame Network as its portfolio already includes Party Poker, following its merger with Party Gaming. The network has been [...]

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February 16th, 2012 by Renee K

New Hampshire gamblers may be getting more than they ever dreamed of in terms of gambling opportunities if a new bill is supported by members of the House. The bill, which originally called for the additional of two licensed slots parlors in the state, has now been amended to include the potential for four full [...]

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February 16th, 2012 by Renee K

PokerStars, considered to be the largest online poker site in the world, is pushing ahead in the UK and European markets, following a difficult year in the US online poker market. The site announced that it has launched a new mobile application which allows UK players to access PokerStars games via their mobile devices, including [...]

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February 14th, 2012 by Renee K

Mike “The Mouth” Matusow, the Nevada based poker professional who is famous for his trash talking at the poker table, has denied claims by Full Tilt Poker that he owes them hundreds of thousands of dollars. Matusow was named by Groupe Bernard Tapie, the group hoping to finalize its acquisition deal with Full Tilt Poker, [...]

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