Ultimate Bet Re-inventing Itself with UB.com

For the past several years, no other poker site exuded the strong responses at the mere utterance of their name than Ultimate Bet. Marred by the worst cheating scandal in online poker history, players from all over the world generally have some kind of wisecrack armed and ready when the topic shifts to the site. [...]

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Antonius Again Wins Largest Poker Pot in History

As baseball Hall of Famer Yogi Berra would say, “It’s déjà vu all over again.” Less than a week ago, Patrick Antonius took down the largest pot in online poker history against Swedish high stakes cash player Isildur1. Just a short couple of days later, the two players again combined to break that [...]

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Full Tilt Poker Closing in on World’s Largest Online Poker Site

According to a report on Gambling911, the world’s second largest poker site Full Tilt Poker, is closing the gap on the world’s largest online poker site, PokerStars. As of November 20th, PokerStars is showing 35,000 cash game players compared to Full Tilt’s 21,000. On Monday of this week, Full Tilt closed the gap on [...]

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Antonius Wins World’s Largest Online Poker Pot

It truly is good to be Patrik Antonius. Being the winningest online poker player in 2009 isn’t enough for the Full Tilt Poker pro. He now has the distinction of winning the world’s largest ever online pot to his growing list of poker accomplishments.

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Bodog Poker Reveals Expansion Plans

Fresh off the heels of the announcement that they have severed ties with one of their four sponsored professional poker players, yesterday, Bodog Poker revealed that they are currently moving forward with plans of expansion of the world’s fifth largest online poker site. The fact that they reduced their sponsored pros was merely a [...]

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Jean-Robert Bellande Out at Bodog Poker

It was just announced that Bodog Poker has severed ties with 25% of their sponsored pros. It’s actually not quite as huge as that headline would indicate. Prior to this weekend, Bodog had a grand total of four sponsored pros. Today, there are three. Former “Survivor: China contestant and poker pro, [...]

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Durrrr Losing at a Record Setting Pace

Perhaps it’s a really good thing he is finally under contract with Full Tilt. Otherwise, most would think Tom “Durrrr” Dwan would have a grim outlook on his poker income.
As 2010 inches closer and closer, Patrick Antonius is currently online poker’s leading money earner, having raked in approximately $7 million. For Antonius, his [...]

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Is a 21 Year Old WSOP Champion Sending the Wrong Message?

At just 21 years old, Joe Cada has already become the youngest World Series of Poker Main Event champion ever. Also, it is quite unlikely that anyone will be able to top that record. Then again, it was just a year ago that Peter Eastgate, then 23, had just become the youngest winner [...]

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PokerStars Hosting Charity Poker Tournament

Online poker players love a good poker tournament. With the right price and structure, a well run multi-player tournament can provide hours of enjoyment to participants. If you couple that with a good cause benefiting from all of the proceeds, and that is just an added bonus. This is precisely what will [...]

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World Series of Poker Champion 2009 - Joe Cada

After 3 months of waiting, a new world champion of poker has emerged and his name is not Phil Ivey. When the November 9 converged in Las Vegas last weekend, many expected Ivey to storm back from being a short stack, and though he lasted for several hours, it just wasn’t meant to be [...]

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Tom Durrrr Dwan Signs with Full Tilt Poker

At 23 years old, Tom “Durrrr” Dwan has achieved a level poker notoriety that very few, if any players has even come close to approaching. Seemingly, every other day, for better or for worse, Dwan is making some sort of headlines. Whether it was the bravado in which he invited all comers to [...]

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Online Poker Regulation Could Mean $41 Billion for US Government

As the clock continues to tick, inching closer and closer to the official December 1st compliance deadline for the Unlawful Internet Gaming Enforcement Act, a new report just may be enough to get the attention of lawmakers and cause them to slam on the brakes. Following a calendar year which saw the US government [...]

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PokerStars UKIPT and EPT Schedule

PokerStars is already the world’s largest online poker site, and has been for quite a long time now. Despite holding this distinction, the worldwide leader in poker is not content and just resting on their laurels. Not at all satisfied with their increasing market share, PokerStars has aggressively been continuing building their brand [...]

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Michelle and Maria Ho’s Sad Exit from Amazing Race

Tiffany Michelle and Maria Ho, for all of their success at the poker table, just may have been the worst team ever to compete in CBS’s hit reality series, The Amazing Race. This weekend, the duo finished in last place for the 3rd time in 7 weeks and was finally eliminated from the competition. [...]

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