Many players dream of becoming an online poker ambassador. A carefree life of playing poker for a living and traveling the world seems pretty appealing, but will remain a dream for most. For Mason Hughes, of San Diego, California, that dream has become a reality. “Virtual reality” might be the better term as the 22-year-old […]
Phil Mighall became the latest player to add his name to the Mike Sexton World Poker Tour Champions Cup and did so in a big way. On Wednesday, this player from the United Kingdom became the inaugural champion of the $10,300 WPT World Online Championships Main Event. Mighall scored a Herculean payout of $1.6 million […]
Longtime poker pro Jonathan Little awoke to the news on Sept. 9 that his account had been suspended at Americas Cardroom (ACR). The unregulated offshore operator’s CEO Phil Nagy even took the unusual move of taking to Twitter to call Little out. The incident set off a firestorm with charges flying in both directions. Hi […]
The Coronavirus pandemic has led to an unprecedented online poker boom. Every operator has reported massive turnouts and that has continued for months. However, many players may be craving the feel of some chips in their hands and the fun of a live tournament. After months of cancellations and postponements around the world, live tournaments […]
Today, Michigan lawmakers will hold a public hearing on a bill which would open the door for the regulator to enter interstate compacts for poker. The post Will Michigan Have Interstate Poker? Bill Is Getting A Look Today appeared first on Online Poker Report.
Poker players have yet another online series to look forward to this week. The Unibet Online Series 9 kicks off Sept. 18 and runs through Oct. 11 with 133 events and an overall guarantee of €1 million. The site caters to those who may not be looking for mega buy-in events and prefer some lower-stakes […]
There will be plenty of seven-figure paydays with 888poker’s upcoming Millions Superstorm series. The series is the site’s biggest ever with $8 million in guarantees and numerous ways to win. The series kicks off on Sept. 10 with 15 tournaments and concludes Oct. 11 with the $320 Main Event with a $1 million guarantee. Plenty of […]
Lead plaintiff Veronica Brill is not among the 60 who have agreed to settle the suit against Kings Casino which relates to Mike Postle’s alleged cheating. The post Has The Final Chapter Been Written In The Mike Postle Poker Saga? appeared first on Online Poker Report.
Live poker rooms may remain closed in Pennsylvania, but players have another major online option beginning Sept. 19. The second edition of PokerStars’ Pennsylvania Championship of Online Poker (PACOOP) runs through Oct. 5 with an overall guarantee of almost $1.6 million. That’s a nice increase over last year’s PACOOP, which guaranteed $1.2 million. PokerStars PA […]
Having authorized Gaming Laboratories International to begin testing, Michigan has taken one more step closer to getting iGaming off the ground within 2020. The post Michigan Online Gambling Operators Start Testing And Certification appeared first on Online Poker Report.