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CBS Sports Network To Air The 2016 Super High Roller Bowl This Sunday

CBS Sports Network To Air The 2016 Super High Roller Bowl This Sunday

Broadcast live from the ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, the CBS Sports Network coverage of The 2016 Super High Roller Bowl marks a milestone for a major poker tournament—as it is rare for a poker tournament to be broadcast live on a major television network.

Mike "Timex" McDonald Ships Stranger €3,500!

Mike "Timex" McDonald Ships Stranger €3,500!

If you believe everything you read on social media—and you know we do!—it seems like Mike “Timex” McDonald has shipped a complete stranger € 3,500—even if it is on loan. She simply asked and has received.

"Worlds Collide" as Poker Pros Take On Esports Legends

"Worlds Collide" as Poker Pros Take On Esports Legends

Tune in on Tuesday 24 May from 2:00pm – 6:00pm PT on Poker Central’s Twitch Channel to watch poker pros (Team Poker Central) take on e-sports pros (Team Amazon Coins) in the new event: Worlds Collide.

US Insight

Rumblings of progress on online poker legislation are emanating from the west coast, but there is little tangible evidence that lawmakers have been able to bridge the gap between gaming industry factions over the issue of whether or not PokerStars should be allowed to operate in the state.

California, Nevada, Pennsylvania and more.

Poker Room Insight

Winamax has scheduled the next edition of Summer Shots. Starting this Sunday and running for ten days, the low stakes series of 77 tournaments will have a combined €1.5 million in guarantees.

Product launches, platform updates, tournament series news and more.

Industry Insight

Poker Central to stream a poker/esports hybrid event, while Amaya sponsors Team Liquid. Online poker in question as Betfred to "fully transition" onto GVC's online gaming platform.

Industry news from NYX, Playtech, Amaya, GVC, Ladbrokes, Coral and more, plus the push to combine esports and poker.

The Zeitgeist

Lederer asks for forgiveness - days before the start of the World Series of Poker. Operators enjoy high turnouts in major Spring tournaments.

Spring success, Lederer’s apology, and Daily Fantasy Sports in the UK.

Dan Bilzerian At Aria With $2 Million on the Table

Dan Bilzerian At Aria With $2 Million on the Table

**Note: It has since been discovered that in true Bilzerian fashion, it was all flash and no cash at the poker table as it seems the wannabe poker player posted a year old pic. Thanks to Reading Poker Tells and Aaron Todd for the tip.

30,000 Twitch Viewers See Jason Somerville at SCOOP Final Table

30,000 Twitch Viewers See Jason Somerville at SCOOP Final Table

Team PokerStars Pro Jason Somerville broke the 30,000 viewer mark on his Twitch channel last week as he made the Final Table during his live stream of the $700 buy-in No Limit Hold’em Progressive Super Knockout (PSKO) tournament from the PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP).

Although video poker and online poker (also known as internet poker) are both electronic versions of the popular game of poker that can be played over the…

Is Video Poker a Skill Game?

Some people interchange the terms “online poker” and “video poker,” but they are far from the same thing.

Daniel 'Jungleman' Cates: Tom Dwan Lost a $20 Million Pot in Macau

Daniel 'Jungleman' Cates: Tom Dwan Lost a $20 Million Pot in Macau

There were no surprises that on a recent ask me anything (AMA) thread on Poker VIP, Daniel 'Jungleman’ Cates got questioned over the status of the Durrr Challenge. What may surprise many though was the confrimation that Tom “durrr” Dwan once lost an eyewatering $20M pot in Macau.