Jammie Gold’s Bracelet Auctioned Off At The Largest Ever WSOP Main Event Winner

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Jammie Gold won this bracelet back in 2006 World’s largest WSOP Main Event. A bracelet won against the odds of 8772 competitors and worth $ 12 million parted with the owner in the auctions that started on July 13, 2013. Coincidentally, it concurred with the 2013 WSOP Main Event. ’14k’ embossed on the clasp and […]

John Thompson Claims The Sydney Championships $5000 Challenge

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John Thompson claimed his first major live tournament win to his name as he defeated 152 entrants in 2018 Sydney Championships $5000 Challenge.

Michigan Lawmaker Wants To Legalize Poker, Other Casino Games On The Internet This Year

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Hopes are high for measure in 2017

A new proposal to legalize and regulate online casinos was put forth in Michigan earlier this month and could find itself on the governor’s desk by the end of the year, according to the lawmaker introducing in the House.

World’s Largest Online Poker Company Heads For The Fastest-Growing Smartphone Market

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The largest online poker company of the world Amaya Inc. will soon enter into the smart phone market, which is the fastest growing market.

Erick Lindgren Leads Final 62 Players

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435 players were registered in the main event of Card Player Poker Tour Venetian in $5,000.

This is the registration of players for just three days of the opening of the tournament registration. The registration was open for two more days as well, thus the number of participating players in the event got increased to 102 players more. And total went to 537. Now, the final field of the tournament had 537 players that created a total pool prize of $2.5 million.

DeepStack Emerges Victorious Against Humans

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Two AI programs seem to have broken the barrier when it comes to poker and winning against human players.

The advances in AI are part of research studies in different places and one way of testing the advances in such fields is to put robot programs to test against human players in different games of skill and strategies.

Unibet Raffle Events In January

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Unibet has been going great guns and it promises to get even bigger.

Two New Stops For WPT Nationals

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The World Poker Tour has added two new Asian stops for the WPT National Events tour.

There will be two new events hosted in Asia in partnership with An Educational Investment LTD and they will be held in Cambodia.

Fight over the regulations governing charity poker maches in Michigan

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The fight over the rules governing the millionaire parties or poker games many Michigan charities host to raise money is back on.

The House Regulatory Reform Committee is reexamining 2 tie-barred bills which would (as proposed earlier) replace the regulations it took the Michigan Gaming Control Board 2 years to put in spot after court fights with Michigan Charitable Gaming Association as well as related parties.

Bryn Kenney snatches the PCA $100000 Super High Roller

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Bryn Kenney has made it to the final table of PokerStars Caribbean Adventure $100000 no-limit hold’em 8-max super high roller tournament for 3 years in a row. After back-to-back 3rd position ends, the twenty nine year old poker professional from Long Beach, California has finally broken through, making it to the top of the field of 58 entries to win the 2016 running and the 1st spot prize of $1687800.