Poker News

  • 11 May 2006

    VIPpoker Makes WPT Dream a Reality for Young Player

    Curacao, Netherlands Antilles (PRWEB) May 8, 2006 — It was his first time is Las Vegas, let alone his first time in one of the biggest poker tournaments in the world, and Curtis Hirsch walked away $58,585 richer after placing 49th out of 605 entrants in the WPT Championship. At 22 years of age the entire experience was a dream come true for the young and talented VIPpoker.com player who “was very excited to play with the best poker players in the world.

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  • 06 May 2006

    Absolute Poker Will Match the Prize and Donate $1 Million to the ROCKWORKS Foundation

    SAN JOSE, COSTA RICA, May 4 /PRNewswire/ — Absolute Poker (http://www.absolutepoker.com ), the fourth largest online poker website in the world and one of ten exclusive sponsors of this year’s Gumball 3000 Rally announced today a “Poker Race Challenge” for the 120 cars of this year’s race around the world.

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  • 06 May 2006

    Celebpoker.com Player Goes from Online Satellite to the Big Money at the World Poker Tour

    (PRWEB) May 5, 2006 — CelebPoker.com has finished its online qualifiers for this years World Poker Tour. On the site there were daily satellite events happening daily along with cash prize pools added to each tournament. The value to the player is very appreciated and noticed as they are playing for both real money and the chance of a lifetime to be involved in the WPT. For poker players this is a serious event that really determines much of the professional poker year.

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  • 04 May 2006

    Everest Poker hosts European Poker Championship Freeroll

    Everest Poker continues to draw players throughout Europe since the launch of their European Poker Championship freeroll (EPEC). The tournament consists of tournaments played live on a local level in towns throughout Europe and also on line. The tournaments will run through May and June in a total of 26 cities across Europe. Everest Poker invites you to take part in this epic tournament no matter what part of the world you play from.

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  • 04 May 2006

    Toronto ATM owner wins nearly $2 million at World Poker Tournament in Las Vegas

    Davidson Matthew qualified through a $25 online tournament at www.ParadisePoker.com NEW YORK, May 2 /CNW/ – Toronto’s Davidson Matthew is $1,903,950 richer, after coming in second at the World Poker Tournament at the Bellagio in Las Vegas. This tournament is regarded as the most prestigious in the world next to the World Series of Poker Main event.

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  • 29 April 2006

    The Hottest Poker Tournament Online Just Got Hotter with Pamela Anderson at Doyle's Room.com

    San Jose, Costa Rica (PRWEB) April 28, 2006 — Doyle’s Room,, the fastest growing online poker room, is delighted to have former Playboy Playmate and star of the once most watched television show in the world — Baywatch — Pamela Anderson as a celebrity guest for its popular weekly Bounty Tournament. The bounty tournament is a weekly multi-table tournament in which players from around the globe compete to be the last one at the table.

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  • 29 April 2006

    Like Cake? Help Poker.com Celebrate their Birthday and Win a Years Supply

    Win a years supply of cake and a share in $50,000 with Poker.com’s birthday tournament. (PRWEB) April 28, 2006 — It’s been a year since Poker.com launched their revolutionary online poker software, and to celebrate they are rewarding their players with a very special promotion. On Saturday May 20 Poker.com players that earn eligibility will be playing for a chance at $50,000 and a year’s supply of cake. Both new and existing Poker.

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  • 29 April 2006

    World Poker Congress Brings Poker Synergy to Online and Land-Based Poker Operators

    Press Release Global Gaming Business Thursday April 27, 11:32 am ET LAS VEGAS, April 27 /PRNewswire/ — The poker boom of the past several years is often attributed to two elements: the televising of live poker events, such as the World Series of Poker and the World Poker Tour; and the growth of online poker rooms, where anyone can learn to play the game without the pressure of other players across the table. But what do these two issues have in common? New poker players!

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  • 27 April 2006

    Poker Share Is Back!

    Effective April 25th, Poker Share is again gracing the pages of the web with it’s unique approach to online poker. Last year, using an innovative profit sharing program, players at Poker Share could benefit from successful and continued growth of Poker Share by playing on the site. Poker Share players could earn a percentage of profits to the casino. Unfortunately, Poker Share had the rug pulled out from under them before they could really get established.

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  • 27 April 2006

    Absolute Poker Takes the Wheel With Jeff Natland at The Gumball 3000 Rally to Race Around the World in 8 Days

    SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, April 25 /PRNewswire/ — Absolute Poker, the fourth largest online poker website in the world, announced Jeff Natland will drive Absolute Poker’s Ferrari F430 Spider as part of its sponsorship of the Gumball 3000 Rally 2006 which kicks off this weekend in London, England. Absolute Poker is one of only ten overall sponsors of the event.

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