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4682 entries built a prize pool of €4.5 million, the largest in its history. The operator added a re-entry to the event in 2017, which helped set a new record.
EPT National Breaks Prize Pool Record as EPT Barcelona 2019 Gets Underway

4682 total entries to the €1100 event across four starting flights beat 2017’s record.


WPO will be headed back to Dublin in September for the 10th incarnation of its tournament series. There will be a €500 6-max Main Event taking place from September 25 to 29.
Winamax Poker Open in Dublin Returns For Tenth Edition

Running from September 23 to 29, the WPO will be celebrating a decade in the Irish capital.


Feshchenko was first linked to 888poker last year, when she teamed up during its WSOP 8-Team event. The signing will be utilized by the online poker operator to spread a positive message about poker to players in Russia.
888poker Signs Russian Poker Pro Daria Feshchenko As New Ambassador

The announcement was made ahead of the 888poker Live Sochi Main Event, which wrapped up on August 15.


Partypoker has systematically closed and reported on fraudulent account closures since December 2018.
Partypoker Closed 121 Bot Accounts in July, its Second Largest Monthly Crackdown on Record

$175,000 across the dot-com and dot-EU networks was seized and refunded to affected players last month.


888poker is running two Grand Hand promotions back-to-back. Players must win the hand of the day to receive a scratch card where up to $1,000 per day can be won.
888poker Runs Modest Tournament Series & Scratch Card Promotions Back-to-Back

ChampionChips and Grand Hand promotions take center stage during the summer months.


PokerStars has announced an improved integration with Paysafe’s Rapid Transfer payment system. Industry research shows lack of payment options was one of the main reasons why customers abandon payment transactions.
PokerStars Improves Partnership with Paysafe with Rapid Transfer Deposits

Players in more than ten European countries will be able to take advantage of instant bank transfers.


WCOOP dates come after MPN, Winamax and partypoker have revealed their fall offers. Event guarantees expected to be $80 million.
PokerStars Releases WCOOP 2019 Dates

As operators drip feed dates for their flagship tournament series, PokerStars confirms WCOOP will return this September.


A DDoS attack has succeeded in disrupting the service of partypoker. GG Network also suffered from an attack, at a similar time.
Fresh Wave of DDoS Attacks Batters Online Poker Industry

Partypoker, GG Network and 888poker all thought to have been affected.


Chase Your Dreams freerolls have been running since July 18 and finish today. Winners were then asked to submit a short video showcasing their personality.
Twitch, YouTube and PokerStars Celebrities the Center of “Chase Your Dream” EPT Promotion

In echoes of past TV classics The Big Game and Million Dollar Challenge, a live-streamed amateur-vs-pros game is scheduled for August 27.


Gates was instrumental in bringing the PokerStars Players No Limit Hold’em Championship (PSPC) to life.
PokerStars Scores Twice in Vegas with Main Event Deep Run and Hall of Fame Induction

PokerStars Live employee Garry Gates reaches the final table of the WSOP Main Event, and long-time Ambassador Chris Moneymaker is inducted into the Poker Hall of Fame.


Six thousand partypoker players have been affected by a technical issue that requires them reset their screen names again.
Thousands of Partypoker Players Forced to Make Second Alias Change Following Technical Error

Affected players will have to change their screen names for a second time, almost one month to the day since the global change was required.


Fairplay has launched with Dusk Till Dawn and partypoker as its first members, according to the site.
Partypoker’s Rob Yong Forges Ahead with FairPlay Initiative, But Can it Get Off the Ground?

FairPlay, once dubbed “Online Poker Against Cheating,” wants to see online poker operators and casinos coming together to maintain a blacklist of cheaters.


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