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“Online Poker Against Cheating” (OPAC) to wants bring together top online poker operators to information-share on bots and cheaters.
Partypoker’s Rob Yong to Spearhead “Online Poker Against Cheating” Independent Trade Body

Rob Yong, GVC partner and leader of partypoker’s recent ecology changes, wants to “befriend our competitors and all work together” to fight the online poker cheaters and bots.


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The Stars Group has pledged that it will plan to raise a further £1 million in the next two years as the partnership continues.
The Stars Group Extends Partnership with Global Charity “Right To Play” For A Further Two Years

With plans to raise £1 million in the next two years The Stars Group said they are “delighted” the partnership will continue.


The Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma’s real money online poker site has migrated to the BetConstruct network. GreySnow first launched in November 2018 on its own independent network using WPN software on the international market.
GreySnow Poker Migrates to BetConstruct Network

Tribe of Oklahoma’s online poker site has dumped its FairPlay system and has signed high profile German live pro Rainer Kempe as Brand Ambassador.


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Partypoker has closed 42 fraudulent accounts in May 2019, as their clamp down on bots continues. May marks a decline on accounts shut in April and March.
Partypoker’s War on Bots Continues with Third Wave of Account Closures

Almost $1 million confiscated in the last six months, although the monthly rate has dropped significantly.


The following interview first appeared on Poker Industry PRO and is being republished here as a service to our readers.
Five Questions for Giorgi Tsutskiridze, Head of Poker and Skill Games at BetConstruct

“With a finger on the pulse of multiple tech trends and 15 years experience of delivering innovative and proven offerings, we push the limits in iGaming.”


After making the move from the Georgian online gaming operator Adjarabet, Giorgi Tsutskiridze now heads up the Head of Poker and Skill Games team at BetConstruct.
Five Questions for Giorgi Tsutskiridze, Head of Poker and Skill Games at BetConstruct

“With a finger on the pulse of multiple tech trends and 15 years experience of delivering innovative and proven offerings, we push the limits in iGaming.”


The WSOP has broken its own record for the biggest number of entries to a live poker event. The pricing has been an attention grabber—it costs $500 to enter, with the first buy-in being rake free.
WSOP Breaks Its Own Record for Largest Ever Event Turnout

The combined turnout for Day 1 of the WSOP Big 50 event beats the previous record held by the 2015 Colossus event.


PokerStars Ambassador and PSPC champion Colillas will be fronting a digital marketing campaign for the online poker room, the operator has announced.
PSPC Winner Ramón Colillas Heads up PokerStars’ Spanish Digital Marketing Campaign “Dare to Dream”

Campaign to air on social media in Spain over the course of the year.


PokerStars’ SCOOP has increased its guarantee by an additional $5 million this week, as the company revealed it had added five new events to the slate.
PokerStars Expands SCOOP Schedule With 6+ Events and $5 Million More Guaranteed

PokerStars has added five new events to the slate this week, upping the total guarantee of the tournament series from $75 million to $80 million.


Snooker legend Stephen Hendry, once associated with PokerStars, is now promoting partypoker. Posting on his social media accounts, Hendry shows his MyGame report card that analyses cash game play.
Snooker Legend Stephen Hendry Swaps Allegiance from PokerStars to Partypoker

Nothing formal has been announced, but Instagram and Twitter posts show off paid partnership between Hendry and partypoker.


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