Alexandru Papazian Wins His Second Gold Poker Bracelet At WSOP

Alexandru Papazian

Alexandru Papazian won his second gold bracelet in the World Series of Poker (WSOP). Tal Noach secured the second-place spot, making him the runner-up of the tournament. Papazian won $241,128 for the event. LAS VEGAS – Romanian poker player Alexandru Papazian just solidified his name in poker history for a second time. Papazian’s Victory While … Read more

Online Poker Revenue Profits See Big Jump From June To July

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Online poker revenue numbers from June to July are rising in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and possibly Michigan. LAS VEGAS – Online poker saw its best revenue year in 2020 due to people staying in their homes from the COVID-19 pandemic. Since that time however, revenue rates have expectedly dropped for online poker as in-person options … Read more

WSOP High Roller Online Bracelet Event Cancelled In PA

Pennsylvania WSOP Canceled

The WSOP cancelled a high roller event in Pennsylvania 10 minutes before signup. Many players were forced to travel to the event in order to compete. The WSOP rescheduled the event for a week later, instead of running it when the issues were fixed. PHILADELPHIA – A World Series of Poker High Roller Online Bracelet … Read more

Why Poker Isn’t Returning To Massachusetts Casinos

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The Massachusetts Gaming Commission lifted poker restrictions in May. Poker rooms in major casinos have not reopened, however. The Gaming Commission will check in on this problem in the coming months, but has taken no action yet. BOSTON – During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission allowed local casinos to replace poker areas in … Read more

World Championship Of Online Poker Has $100 Million Guarantee

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PokerStars’ World Championship Of Online Poker will kick off on Aug. 22. The prize pool for the event will be guaranteed at $100 million. This is the largest guarantee in the history of the WCOOP. LAS VEGAS – PokerStars has set dates for key events in the 2021 World Championship Of Online Poker. While many … Read more

WSOP To Be Available In Pennsylvania On July 12

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Pennsylvania will not be part of the interstate compacts that states like New Jersey and Nevada are part of. This will be the third online poker option in Pennsylvania’s regulated poker market. HARRISBURG, Penn. – The World Series of Poker online poker website is soon to be available to online gamblers in Pennsylvania. While Pennsylvania … Read more

GGPoker Overtakes PokerStars For Cash Game Crown

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PokerStars has dominated the cash game market for 15 years. GGPoker recently passed PokerStars for number of concurrent cash game players. GGPoker’s growth was accelerated by the pandemic and a partnership with the WSOP. LAS VEGAS – PokerStars, long an institution in the world of online poker, has finally been overtaken as the leading provider … Read more

World College Poker Championship Brings Poker To College Level

World College Poker Championship

The World College Poker Championship will be a tournament for collegiate poker players. The tournament is set to begin on July 24, and registration is currently open. The tournament is free to enter for eligible college students. LAS VEGAS – The World College Poker Championship is set to bring PokerStars opportunities to collegiate poker players. … Read more

NBA Legend Tony Parker First Qualifier For WSOP Main Event

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San Antonio Spurs legend Tony Parker qualified for the WSOP Main Event. Parker qualified by winning the PM Group’s Texas Hold Em Charity Poker event. The WSOP Main Event takes place in November 2021. LAS VEGAS – NBA legend Tony Parker has become the first player to qualify for the World Series of Poker Main … Read more