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New Jersey, Nevada and Delaware Enter Multi-State Player Pool Pact


New Jersey announces agreement to share player pool with Nevada and Delaware

In what could be a boost to the existing regulated online poker market in the United States, New Jersey, Nevada and Delaware, the three states where online poker has been legalized and regulated, have agreed to a multi-state pact to begin player pools.

PokerStars Rolls Out ‘Power Up’ for Game Real Money Play

PokerStars’ Power Up gives players a new power packed gaming experience

Commencing liftoff in 5,4,3,2…

PokerStars’ much-talked about twist on traditional Texas Hold’em, Power Up, was given clearance for a real-money soft launch on Tuesday. The poker variant combines the principals of traditional NLHE poker, in a three-handed Sit & Go format, with new game-changing “power” that allows players to influence the action in a way that has never before been possible.

Punta Cana Poker Classic Looks To Raise The Player Experience

The Punta Cana Poker Classic offers players a little bit of poker paradise

“Sun, fun, amazing poker and good people…”

As the Punta Cana Poker Classic (PCPC) enters its eighth year, Phil Nagy, President of the PCPC, says players can expect more of the same good times they’ve experienced in the past when the five-day festival kicks off on October 24.

Timofey ‘Trueteller’ Kuznetsov Tops September High Stakes Winners

Timofey ‘Trueteller’ Kuznetsov won 8K in September playing the nosebleed stakes online.

It only took 23 sessions for Russian high-stakes online phenom Timofey ‘Trueteller’ Kuznetsov to capture the top spot for online cash game profitability in the month of September, according to the data tracked by HighStakesDB.

German Rankings Continue to Be Dominated by One Name: ‘nilsef’

A closer look at the current crop of Germany’s online elite players

Over the better part of the last decade, Germany has emerged as a literal breeding ground for poker players of the highest caliber. From their dominance in all things High Roller, including, most recently Steffen Sontheimer’s Poker Masters victory, to producing some of the most recognized names in the game like Fedor Holz, Rainer Kepme, and 2017 Super High Roller Bowl winner Christoph Vogelsang. This excellence is not limited to the live arena as German players can be found crushing in every area of the online landscape. With that in mind, here is a closer look at the current Top 10 of the German Online Poker Rankings.

888Live Returns To London: $800K in Guarantees, Shot Clock Debut

888poker returns to London for the 888Live London Poker Festival

Mark your calendars and book your flights as 888Live returns to the city of London from October 5-16. Hosted once again by one of the best casinos in London, Aspers Casino in Westfield, Stratford City, 888Live in London promises perpetual poker action and over $800,000 in guaranteed prize pools spread out over 10 events. With a wide variety of buy-ins and events, there are plenty of opportunities for players to get into the action.

XL Eclipse: ‘CllsDntMttr’ Wins XL Eclipse Main Event For $273K

888poker’s XL Eclipse came to an end on Sunday with over .3 million in guarantees.

The conclusion of 888poker’s 197-event super-sized poker series, XL Eclipse, took place on Sunday with over $2.3 million guaranteed over the final 17 tournaments. Players registered in droves, driving prize pools to over $350,000 in excess of the already massive promised amounts. Anchored by the $1,500,000 Main Event, the day saw some of the biggest names in online poker clashing in an effort to take home some of the largest prizes of the entire series.

XL Eclipse: Brazil’s Rui ‘Grobbshinit’ Rodrigues Earns Six Max Title

888poker’s XL Eclipse offers over 0,000 in guarantees on Saturday.

The penultimate day of 888poker‘s XL Eclipse was one of their biggest yet. With over $300,000 in guarantees spread over 13 tournaments, including a trio of 6-Max tournaments, there was plenty of money up for grabs before Sunday’s super-sized schedule and the $1,500,000 XL Eclipse Main Event.

XL Eclipse: Canada’s ‘alexos888’ Becomes Two-Time XL Eclipse Champ

888poker’s XL Eclipse heads into its final mammoth weekend.

With only two days until 888poker‘s XL Eclipse $1,500,000 Main Event gets underway, players flocked to the 11 events on Friday’s schedule to try and get some momentum heading into the mammoth final weekend of the series. Highlighted by a trio of Knockout tournaments, there were $180,000 in guarantees up for grabs and every single contest exceed their fair share of that amount.

XL Eclipse: ‘Kaktus26rus’ Scores XL Title, $26K In $100K Quarterback

888poker’s XL Eclipse enters the final quarter of its massive schedule.

888poker‘s mega-series XL Eclipse officially entered the fourth quarter of their schedule on Thursday, highlighted by the six-figure guarantee of Event #152 ($215 $100,000 Quarterback NLHE). At the end of the day, 157 of the scheduled 197 events would be complete with 13 new champions being crowned.

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