The lottery sit and go format continues to spread through the online poker industry as illustrated by a flurry of recent announcements.
Omaha Games, Windfalls and Blasts: Lottery Sit and Gos Continue Industry Rollout

The ever-popular fast-format jackpot tournament continues its proliferation with new games, variants and industry launches.


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WSOP 2017: How Five Online Operators are Sending Players to Las Vegas This Summer

With the World Series of Poker just a month away, a host of operators are sending players to play—both officially and unofficially.


Earlier this month, online gaming giant Amaya, with online gaming licenses in 17 jurisdictions around the world, announced new dates for its live Festival tour…
Two Very Different Online Poker Operators Focus on Latin America for Very Different Reasons

PokerStars announced new Festival dates, returning to many popular LAPT stops; meanwhile, offshore operator Bodog announced its plan to expand across the South American continent.


The National Association of Online Gamblers (ANAon), a Portuguese group that advocates on behalf of consumers, has raised concerns over the recently submitted…
Will Portugal Have Shared Liquidity for Online Poker?

The National Association of Online Gamblers (ANAon), a Portuguese group that advocates on behalf of consumers, has…


The French Senate has adopted an amendment that will permit sharing of online poker player pools with other countries.
France Moves Towards Sharing Online Poker Player Pool

The French Senate has agreed to an amendment to current laws that will permit cross-border sharing of online poker liquidity.


Following the revelation after Black Friday that Full Tilt Poker did not have enough money on hand to cover its players deposits, French regulator ARJEL…
EuroPoker: Does Player Fund Protection Really Work?

Players on the now defunct French regulated poker site are still struggling to reclaim their money even though their funds were required to be kept in trust.


As one of the online poker operators still accepting US customers in spite of the crackdown by US authorities on Black Friday, Winning Poker Network CEO Phil…
WPN CEO Phil Nagy: Legalized Poker is Overrated

Nagy’s lofty goal is to raise the offshore network into the global top five.


PhD student Andrew Barber defeats the great and good in the $10k HORSE event.
WSOP 2015: First Online WSOP Bracelet Goes to Anthony “holdplz” Spinella

PhD student Andrew Barber defeats the great and good in the $10k HORSE event.


Eli Elezra leads the $10k HORSE event after Day 1.
WSOP 2015 Anthony Zinno Triumphant in $25k PLO High Roller

Eli Elezra leads the $10k HORSE event after Day 1.


Polk leads an all star field packed with players on the hunt for more WSOP bracelets to add to their trophy cabinets.
WSOP 2015: Doug Polk Leads the Field in the 6 Max $10k Championship Event

Polk leads an all star field packed with players on the hunt for more WSOP bracelets to add to their trophy cabinets.


Betcoin has reduced its rake to bring it exactly into line with Bitcoin only competitor Seals with Clubs.
Bitcoin Poker Players Pay Less Rake

Betcoin’s latest rake reductions to 2.5% make the leading Bitcoin sites some of the cheapest places to play online poker.


Winamax, the leader in the French regulated online poker market, finally joined the fast-fold poker game with the launch of Go Fast on Monday.
Go Fast: French Leader Winamax Launches (Then Pulls) Fast-Fold Poker

New Go Fast innovates on the aesthetics, but multiple bugs cause the new game to be pulled hours after launch.


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New Poker Variant Drawmageucy Creating Several $1,000,000+ Pots At The Rio
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