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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.”


GGR from tournament poker continued its long-standing growth trend in Q1 with an annual increase of 1.3%.
Online Poker Growth in France Levels Off

Shared liquidity in the country produced higher revenue from online poker, but significant events are necessary for growth to continue.


As seen in the previous two years, each of the events has been replicated to match like-for-like the World Series including event names, formats, and structures.
Winamax Announces Third Edition of Mini WSOP

The miniature online version of the World Series of Poker schedule returns to Winamax with 1/100th buy-in scale.


Online gaming revenue in France reached new heights in Q1 2019 bringing in €357 million. In the first three months of 2019 online poker generated €67.9 million.
Market Monitor: France Q1 2019

Online gaming revenue in France reached new heights in Q1 2019 bringing in €357 million from online sports betting,...


Partypoker has announced it has closed 94 accounts across the dot-com and dot-eu networks. In April, partypoker closed 277 bot accounts between December and March.
Partypoker Continues Its Fight Against Bots with Second Wave of Account Closures

A further 94 fraudulent accounts have been closed during April, with over $180,000 reimbursed to players.


In the world of online poker, the Unibet Poker platform offers one of the more modern poker playing experiences. Incorporating features that are proliferating…
“We Benefited From Waiting”: Relax Gaming’s Martin Stalros on HexaPro’s Success

In an exclusive excerpt from Poker Industry PRO’s State of the Online Poker Industry report, the software provider behind Unibet’s poker product talks about their lottery sit and go launch and regulatory developments across Europe.


Deployed in Spain and France, though not yet in Portugal, the move follows its trial adoption in Italy last summer which the company has touted as a success.
Six-Max Cash Game Table Limit Rolls Out on PokerStars Europe

Almost a year after its deployment in Italy, the table cap is deployed on France and Spain.


Kevin Martin is a Canadian Big Brother contestant and prominent Twitch Poker Streamer. After three years with PokerStars as part of the Team Online roster, Kevin Martin has signed on with competitor partypoker.
Ex-PokerStars Pro Kevin Martin Signs with Partypoker

Martin joins Team Online along with ex-PokerStars Twitch pros Jeff Gross and Jaime Staples.


Four new ambassadors and eight new streamers join the PokerStars team. New Ambassadors come in the form of Arlie Shaban and the OP Poker Team, who will stream PokerStars' new poker innovations.
PokerStars Reveals New Stable of Twitch Streamers and Ambassadors

Twelve have been signed to the PokerStars roster this week in the wake of high-profile departures in February.


The return to Paris comes after it launched a new online poker room in France on a new network powered by Relax Gaming.
Unibet Open to Return to Paris After Seven Year Hiatus

Following an online poker relaunch on a new network, the operator has shown its commitment to the French market with a live stop in 2019.


Online poker giant PokerStars has moved to put an end the use of all automated seating scripts in its continued attempt to level the playing field for all its…
Seating Scripts Now Completely Banned on PokerStars

Unexpected consequences of previous restrictions caused increased difficulties for players looking to get a seat.


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