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Federal Poker Legislation To Be Shelved Until 2013?

Federal Poker Legislation To Be Shelved Until 2013?

As quickly as rumours started about the possibility of online poker legalisation within the United States, yet more have sprung up which could spell an end to such talk of change...

2012 World Series Of Poker Schedule Finally Announced

2012 World Series Of Poker Schedule Finally Announced

It has been a tense few weeks for hardcore poker fans around the globe as they awaited the schedule release of the 2012 World Series of Poker; fortunately, that wait has now come to an end...

888 Looks To Extend Relationship With Caesars Interactive

888 Looks To Extend Relationship With Caesars Interactive

In the competitive online poker market, companies are always looking for the latest and best ways to pull ahead of their competitors; meanwhile, some of the market leaders are employing a 'if it's not broken, don't fix it' attitude...

2012 GUKPT Gets Underway In Manchester

2012 GUKPT Gets Underway In Manchester

Of all the different poker tournaments which happen every year in Europe, nothing has quite the same level of excitement and buzz about it as the Grosvenor UK Poker Tour (GUKPT)...

William Hill Poker Players Get Chance To Win Their Way To 2012 Irish Open

William Hill Poker Players Get Chance To Win Their Way To 2012 Irish Open

The Irish Open has quickly become one of the most eagerly anticipated events on the European poker calendar, gathering more and more loyal fans each and every year...

Gaming Industry Believes That Protection Of Players Should Be Number One Priority

Gaming Industry Believes That Protection Of Players Should Be Number One Priority

It seems that the gaming industry has come to a consensus that the number one priority for the year ahead is to ensure that players are fully protected while frequenting their online establishments...

United Kingdom Full Tilt Poker Players Advised To 'call Police'

United Kingdom Full Tilt Poker Players Advised To 'call Police'

It is easy to be sympathetic to the plight of players at former online poker giant Full Tilt Poker; it appears that the ordeal might not be over, as players are given some less than satisfactory advise regarding their missing funds...

European Poker Tour Chief Executive Officer Resigns

European Poker Tour Chief Executive Officer Resigns

The European Poker Tour is the biggest poker tour within Europe, attracting professional players from many countries; however, there has recently been a shake up within the organisational structure of the tour...

Poker Legend Phil Ivey Sued By Ex-wife

Poker Legend Phil Ivey Sued By Ex-wife

2011 has been a year filled with lawsuits for Phil Ivey; this trend looks set to continue for the foreseeable future, as legal action is pursued by the poker legend's ex-wife...

Joe Hachem Takes Leave Of PokerStars.com

Joe Hachem Takes Leave Of PokerStars.com

There has been plenty of change in the global poker community over the course of the past year; that change has been highlighted by the 'comings and goings' of various professional poker players...