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Two Queens of Clubs Flop at High Roller Cash Game

Two Queens of Clubs Flop at High Roller Cash Game

During play on Tuesday at the High Roller Cash Game being filmed at the Aria and to air later this summer on the new poker network Poker Central, two Queens of Clubs appeared on the flop, and not a single player at the table noticed it.

Industry Insight

Mark Frissora has now formally taken over from Gary Loveman as the President and CEO of Caesars Entertainment.

Industry news is about to enter the quiet period immediately before Q2 and half-year results are announced.

The Zeitgeist

There has been plenty of feedback for WSOP organizers throughout the series, but with the conclusion of the summer poker festival quickly approaching, you can expect to see that feedback repeated, and perhaps even re-prioritized as people look back upon the series as a whole.

A barometer for the poker industry, three acronyms that everyone will be talking about and the deathknell for hopes of online poker legislation in California in 2015.

Poker Room Insight

TonyBet has launched its Open Face Chinese (OFC) poker games in the regulated online market in Denmark.

PokerStars finds it difficult to deter data-mining for hand histories.

Marketing Insight

The PokerStars MicroMillions embodies all the marketing power that the operator has acquired from its position as number one in the global online poker industry. The Main Event needs a minimum field of 50,000 players just to make its $1 million guarantee.

WSOP players with nothing to do on the 4th of July can step into the WPT500 at the Aria Resort & Casino.

US Insight

US Representative Joe Barton has introduced The Internet Poker Freedom Act of 2015 which calls for regulation of online poker nationwide.

New federal legislation on both sides of the internet poker issue temporarily steals the spotlight from state efforts to pass regulation.

Regulation Insight

Regulators do not face the constraints that face commercial operators, which may explain why many are only now producing their annual reports almost half way through the year.

California hearings expose the difficulties in getting agreement on internet poker legislation.