Poker News

Latest poker news from around the world.

Comic Norm MacDonald to host High Stakes Poker

Feb 9, 2011 No comments

Game Show Network has announced that the comedian and poker player Norm MacDonald will host the series of High Stakes Poker.

“Poker After Dark” returns to NBC this week

Feb 7, 2011 No comments

The NBC show “Poker After Dark” returns to screens tonight, Monday 7 February and will run for two weeks.

Viktor “Isildur1” Blom wins third SuperStar Showdown

Feb 5, 2011 No comments

The online poker phenomenon that is Swede Viktor Blom has beaten Daniel Cates in the latest Showdown.

David Gorr wins two million at the Aussies

Jan 30, 2011 No comments

Local grandfather David Gorr has won the 2011 Aussie Millions Main Event in Melbourne.

David Saab arrested for cocaine smuggling

Jan 29, 2011 No comments

Australian David Saab has been arrested in connection with cocaine importing in his native country.

Allen Carter looks to make history in the Southern Poker Championship

Jan 28, 2011 No comments

The Southern Poker Championship may be the first WPT event to be won by the same player twice.

Rated prizes for consistent and wild online play

Jan 24, 2011 No comments

The stats site PokerTableRatings has teamed up with Party Poker.

Viktor Blom could be liable to $149 million tax bill

Jan 22, 2011 No comments

Swedish professional Viktor Blom could be liable to a huge tax bill from his native government.

Aussie Millions opens down under

Jan 22, 2011 No comments

What is known as the largest poker event in the southern hemisphere started Thursday in the city of Melbourne, Australia.

Lucky Player Wins Huge Bad Beat Jackpot

Jan 21, 2011 No comments

A hand of four eights didn’t win but picked a bad beat jackpot.

Press names buyer of Eastgate’s WSOP bracelet

Jan 20, 2011 No comments

UNICEF received almost $150,000 from the sale of Peter Eastgate’s WSOP bracelet last November.

New poker room looks to eliminate bad beats

Jan 20, 2011 No comments

Can No Bad Beats Poker take Lady Luck out of the game?