Poker News

Latest poker news from around the world.

North American police forces issue a hustle warning to live poker players

Mar 24, 2011 No comments

Live poker players are being warned that a team of well-versed con artists are scamming unwitting victims across Canada and the United States.

London to get a new Las Vegas-style casino

Mar 15, 2011 No comments

Plans to build a new casino complex in East London have been given the go-ahead.

Michael Tureniec blocks Per Linde’s direct path to EPT Copenhagen title

Mar 11, 2011 No comments

This year’s final table at the EPT in Copenhagen was no disappointment after recent years’ exciting climaxes.

Erik Seidel wins the High Roller event at L.A. Poker Classic

Mar 7, 2011 No comments

Win at the High Roller event at L.A. Poker Classic for Erik Seidel puts him in second place in the all-time earners list.

Final table set at EPT Copenhagen

Mar 7, 2011 No comments

Day 4 at the European Poker Tour stop in Copenhagen sees the field whittled down to the final nine.

Alleged conspirator in Ultimate Bet scandals speaks out live on radio

Feb 23, 2011 No comments

A computer engineer implicated in the Ultimate Bet Superuser Scandal of 2008 called in live to a poker radio show last week.

FTOPS XIX Main Event prize pool hits almost $9 million

Feb 23, 2011 No comments

The 19th FTOPS has ended on a high note with almost 15,000 entrants jumping feet-first into the Main Event.

Scam artist uses online poker sites to gamble takings

Feb 14, 2011 No comments

An alleged U.S. con artist in the state of Utah has been found to have spent “freezed” assets on online poker rooms.

Full Tilt builds its own Mindset Academy

Feb 12, 2011 No comments

Full Tilt Poker has signed mindset coach Sam Chauhan to coach players on avoiding tilt.

Online pro Ashton Griffin wins extreme prop bet

Feb 12, 2011 No comments

Ashton “ASHMAN103” Griffin has substituted poker for marathon running to win a prop bet.

First Multi-Entry FTOPS event doesn’t disappoint

Feb 10, 2011 No comments

The new style of MTT created by Full Tilt Poker has proved a success when implemented in FTOPS XIX.

English professional Liv Boeree wins Sunday Warm-Up

Feb 9, 2011 No comments

On-form English pro Liv Boeree won the SuperBowl night Sunday Warm-Up to take home $148K.