Poker News

  • 04 January 2010

    PokerStars Online New Pro Team has scoured over 2000 resumes in order to field a team of online players to be called Team PokerStars online, an amateur sister team of their PokerStars Pro. They will represent the poker site at online tournaments. From the over 2000 resumes, they have culled out the final 23 names that will make up the team. They represent 18 countries from around the world. The decisions have been made as to who will be on the team. Now it is time to see if they made the right decisions.

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  • 21 December 2009

    World Series of Poker 2010 Announced

    Ok all poker players that love tournaments, it is on!!! LAS VEGAS, Nevada — (PRESS RELEASE) — The 41st annual World Series of Poker (WSOP) — a set of poker tournaments open to anyone 21 years of age or older — returns Thursday, May 27, 2010 when live action and satellites begin.

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  • 15 December 2009

    Poker Icon Vanessa Rousso Launches Boot Camp for Poker

    Ok all of you poker lovers out there; here are your chances to get tips and strategies from one of the best female poker players out there. Pack you bags and head off for the New Year to learn how to be a winner! (PRESS RELEASE) — Poker icon Vanessa Rousso will kick off the New Year ‘island style,’ making the Bahamas her first port of call as she launches her 2010 poker boot camp celebration.

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  • 03 December 2009

    Hearings were Held by U.S. on Regulating Online Poker

    This is a follow up on what happened last Friday at the Committee Hearings. I think this is a good sign for all of us that want our rights to play online. Time will tell, but it looking better and better for us! December 3, 2009 (PAP Newswire) – Today, the U.S. Congress finally held a formal hearing addressing Barney Frank’s legislation to regulate and fully legalize online gambling ” particularly online poker ” in the United States.

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  • 28 November 2009

    PPA Happy with UIGEA Delay

    Mark one up for the good guys. The compliance date for UIGEA has been extended six months, until June 1, 2010. This will give congress six more months to try to clarify problems in the act, such as what is “unlawful internet gambling”? The present bill makes no distinction between games of chance and games of skill, such as poker, a distinction that the Poker Players Alliance (PPA) has been trying to get established for awhile. Rep.

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  • 24 November 2009

    Cake Network to Sponsor Fire&Ice

    LONDON, England — (PRESS RELEASE) — The Cake Network team is proud to be sponsoring the historic Fire&Ice party for a second year in a row. This year, the rapidly expanding Cake Network has increased their presence at Fire&Ice and will help get the party started with the bevy of gorgeous Cake Girls.

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  • 19 November 2009

    Online Qualifiers PCA Ladies Weekend Begins

    Ok all you ladies that love to play poker, here is your chance to strut your stuff!! Don’t miss out on this one! (PRESS RELEASE) PokerStars is pleased to announce the start of online qualifying tournaments for the PCA Ladies Weekend, the highlight of the Ladies poker circuit which takes place at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure at the Atlantis Resort and Casino in the Bahamas in January 2010.

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  • 10 November 2009

    Joe Cada Youngest Winner in the WSOP History

    This guy is amazing; he chose playing poker over college and boy did it ever pay off!! LAS VEGAS (Nov. 10) - A 21-year-old Michigan poker professional who chose cards over college won the World Series of Poker main event in Las Vegas early Tuesday, winning $8.55 million and becoming the youngest player to win the tournament in its 40-year history. Joe Cada of Shelby Township, Mich.

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  • 09 November 2009

    The Bodog IV Championship, MrElpaso Takes It!

    The online poker world crowned its newest superstar Sunday night when “MrElPaso” outlasted a field of 257 players, including a number of top online poker pros, to capture the Championship Event of the Bodog Poker Open IV. Along with his first place winnings of $36,447.50, “MrElPaso” will also be featured in a multi-page spread in an international poker magazine and receive extensive coverage on and the Bodog Beat. “With the Bodog Poker Open IV, Bodog.

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  • 04 November 2009

    Bodog Tournament Heats up as Players Contend for Stardom

    Poker players from all over are contending to be the next poker Champion! He or She will be crowned on November 8th at 4pm EST. Bodog Flickr Photostream The road to poker stardom is underway at with the first three days of the Bodog Poker Open IV in the books and lots of prize money already awarded, including $25,000 in added money from

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