Poker Rumours

November 14th, 2018 by Maria T

Amidst much fanfare, the online poker room, PokerStars has finally launched the long-awaited poker cash game, Fusion. The intention to release Fusion to the online poker platform was first revealed several months ago, and players have been curious to see the end result. As its name implies, Fusion is the blending of two poker cash […]

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November 11th, 2018 by Maria T

Louisiana State Police arrested a 33 year old man last week, after he was accused of stealing thousands of dollars’ worth of poker chips from a New Orleans casino. The incident occurred on November 4th, when the man walked into an unidentified local casino and made off with $7,000 in poker chips from the table. […]

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November 11th, 2018 by Tom L

On Friday, Kentucky Senator Julian Carroll presented an updated version of his sports betting bill ahead of the 2019 Session. In a press release put out just before the weekend, Carroll stated: “The Sports Gaming Working Group, created earlier this year, and other committees have heard testimony from many stakeholders over the interim.” “This legislation […]

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November 10th, 2018 by Tom L

There is new online poker product on the market and it promises to enhance any player’s gaming experience. PokerStars, together with Lucky VR unveiled its virtual reality product, officially known as PokerStars VR which, according to the iconic group, “provides the perfect mix of serious gameplay, fun interactivity, and social engagement that adds a whole […]

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November 8th, 2018 by Tom L

The Stars Group, parent company of online poker group, PokerStars, reported its third quarter numbers to investors this week. One of the key points from the Q3 report was that the group’s online poker numbers remained constant year on year, while sports betting grew impressively. The Stars Group saw revenues grow by 74% compared to […]

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November 7th, 2018 by Maria T

Voters in Florida voted overwhelmingly in favor of banning greyhound racing around the state. This means that Naples-Fore Myers Greyhound Racing and Poker will need to close its doors within three years, essentially bringing an end to this 100-year-old sport in Florida. However, the vote on the controversial amendment doesn’t threaten the poker room run […]

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November 7th, 2018 by Maria T

William Hill, the London listed gambling company which has a strong growing presence in the US gambling market, has made a multi-million dollar bid to buy the online gaming platform, Mr Green & Co (MRG). It was reported that William Hill offered Mr Green $309 million for its brand. The Swedish based Mr Green is […]

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November 4th, 2018 by Tom L

Churchill Downs, operator of the famous Kentucky racetrack, has indicated that it is keen to make further tracks in the US online gambling market sooner rather than later. The group has brought forward its online gambling launch date in New Jersey, according to an announcement, and also has its sights on the developing Illinois market. […]

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