pokerfuse online poker news
The league will include six city-based teams of five players led by a team manager. The free-to-enter online qualification period will be held on Pokerstars.IN during a six week period from June to August.
GPL India and PokerStars.IN Announce Online Qualifiers Schedule

With both facing strong competition from local competitors, the pair will move forward with the inaugural India season of the Global Player League this month.


New data from Playtech, Kindred and Zynga, plus regulatory data from Delaware, New Jersey, France and Spain, all available in PRO's new Industry Monitor section of reports.
Data Monitoring, News from New Jersey and Portugal Poised: This Week in Online Poker

We’re now in the thick of the Q4/FY 2017 reporting season. To keep you up to date with all the latest, we have a…


The Global Poker League, the rapidly expanding team-based competition and spectator event, has launched a fresh website on GPL.com with a new online identity and branding.
Global Poker League Relaunches Site, Eyes Brazilian Expansion

New GPL.com website goes live as the company plots a third regional league.


Global Poker League, a team-based poker competition, is set to enter the Indian market with the launch of GPL India.
Global Poker League Expands into India

Following Season 1 and a successful launch in China, the GPL now sets its sights on India.


Five major dot-com tournaments will run in September and two in France. Global Poker League launches in India.
This Week in Online Poker: Favorable Reviews, Big MTTs and India in the Spotlight

There’s no doubt about it, September is going to be huge for online MTTs, quite possibly the biggest month for…


Teams from Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata and Ahmedabad will have a mix of GPI pro players as well as “grassroots” qualifiers.
Global Poker League Expands into India

Following Season 1 and a successful launch in China, the GPL now sets its sights on India.


Mediarex, parent company of the Global Poker Index, Global Poker League and The Hendon Mob, has announced a new brand with a broader scope to push forward the…
The Gaming Player Index: How Mediarex Plans to Take on the eSports Industry

The company behind the Global Poker Index and Global Poker League plans will broaden its remit to cover the wider world of esports.


Mediarex, parent company of the Global Poker Index, Global Poker League and The Hendon Mob, has announced a new brand with a broader scope to push forward the convergence of poker as an esport.
The Gaming Player Index: How Mediarex Plans to Take on the eSports Industry

The company behind the Global Poker Index and Global Poker League plans will broaden its remit to cover the wider world of esports.


PokerStars has unveiled a new poker variant dubbed Power Up that blends regular poker with a deck-building concept of "power" cards that can be used to influence the hand.
Power Up: PokerStars’ Big Push to Bridge the Worlds of Poker and eSports

Currently in Alpha testing, Power Up mixes traditional Hold’em with deck building strategy popularized in games like Hearthstone.


Rumors that a possible reverse takeover of Ladbrokes Coral by GVC is in the works leaked on Friday. "Lucky Chewy Poker" will focus on providing players with “low rake and great rewards.”
The Zeitgeist

More industry consolidation rumors, a new online poker room launches for free play, and GPL China gets underway.


New letter closely follows the modus operandi of the Sheldon Adelson-banked initiative to “restore” America’s Wire Act.
The Zeitgeist

Renewed push for a US ban on online gambling, the GPL looks towards a new season, and live poker players hit Prague.


The Berlin Bears emerged from the Eurasia Conference playoffs early Thursday morning by defeating the Moscow Wolverines in the best-of-seven series and will…
Berlin Bears Take on Montreal Nationals for Global Poker League Championship

The GPL Finals begin Thursday at 2PM PT / 5PM ET / 11PM CET at the GPL Arena in Las Vegas.


Borgata Poker
Claim Your Risk Free Bet At BorgataSports
Up to $250 in real cash back is yours when you place your first sports bet. Plus, you’ll get $25 Bonus Dollars added to your BorgataCasino.com account. Find out more. — read more »
Bonus Code Poker
Straight Fire With Bart Shirley: The WSOP Should Be A Shootout
A rant on why the WSOP Main Event should be a shootout event to ensure the world's biggest poker event awards a true "world champion" and not a luckbox. — read more »
Bonus Code Poker

Keep Reading

GG Network Will “Probably” Launch Short Deck Poker in 2019

GGNetwork (GGN), one of the industry’s fastest-growing online poker networks, has confirmed that Short Deck Poker will…

GVC License Approval Could See Partypoker Offering Online Poker in Nevada

GVC Holdings, one of the largest online gaming operators in the world and owner of the resurgent partypoker brand, is…

This Week in Poker Podcasts

In this episode of the podcast, Andrew tells us how he’d spend $1600 at the grocery store. Busi shares how Andrew…

The Pokerfuse Podcast Episode 15: Spring MTTs in Full Bloom, TSG Q1 2019 and More Bots Crackdowns

With Mike OOO galavanting in Las Vegas, the pair still take time out of their busy schedule to bring you all the latest…

Bombs Away in the Preakness! Can 30-1 Signalman Spring the Upset?

While the Derby DQ of Maximum Security remains fresh, we will turn our attention to Saturday’s Preakness Stakes at…

Borgata Casino Launches its Own Sports Betting Platform

The Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa has announced this week the introduction of its own online sports betting platform in…

“We Benefited From Waiting”: Relax Gaming’s Martin Stalros on HexaPro’s Success

In the world of online poker, the Unibet Poker platform offers one of the more modern poker playing experiences….

Hand Histories a “Fundamental Online Poker Player’s Right”: An Interview with PokerTracker’s Derek Charles

Since the early days of online poker, players have utilized third-party software tools to help manage the online poker…