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Online poker operator partypoker has further demonstrated its commitment to live poker with the announcement of European Poker Tour founder John Duthie as its…
With John Duthie Appointment, Partypoker Aims to Beat PokerStars at its Own Game

Online poker operator partypoker has further demonstrated its commitment to live poker with the announcement of…


Online poker operator partypoker has further demonstrated its commitment to live poker with the announcement of European Poker Tour founder John Duthie as its new president.
With John Duthie Appointment, Partypoker Wants to Beat PokerStars at its Own Game

Online poker operator partypoker has further demonstrated its commitment to live poker with the announcement of…


The event will be hosted in the Sochi Casino and Resort, a new entertainment complex that promises the Las Vegas/Macau five-star gaming experience.
Partypoker Makes Bold Move onto Russian Soil with New Live Stop in Sochi

Opening just two weeks ago, the new upscale casino in Sochi, the first of its kind in Russia’s new gambling zone, will host partypoker’s first stop on the new Millions tour.


Bet365 has launched its mobile poker app in the Danish market. US-facing offshore online poker room WPN has declared a war on bots and warns of "collateral damage"--some real players may have their accounts banned as it steps up efforts to clamp down on the activity.
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New mobile offerings, the war on bots, changes to the premiere online poker series and more.


Partypoker is guaranteeing a prize pool of at least $500,000 for the next online event of the Grand Prix Poker Tour, which spans dozens of Day 1 events running from now until September.
Partypoker’s Grand Prix Online Consists of 77 Day 1s Spread Over Five Weeks

Despite previous overlays, partypoker has bumped up the guaranteed prize pool to $500,000.


Partypoker announced Patrick Leonard as their new Ambassador. Sky Bet recently signed a three-year sponsorship deal with the English Premiership, branding UK's top football league the "Sky Bet EFL."
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Partypoker, Unibet, PokerStars, Full Tilt, Winamax and the latest industry marketing deals.


888’s new loyalty program, announced at the beginning of the month, is now live. Following a successful five-day soft-launch period, PokerStars received technical approval to go live in New Jersey last week and has since become the largest online poker operator in the market.
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888 implements its new loyalty program, PokerStars raises the rake and it changes the online poker landscape in the New Jersey market.


Partypoker is back in the top five poker rooms measured by cash game traffic. After GVC bought partypoker, the first thing it did was re-open markets which bwin.party has closed because they were uneconomic or the regulatory situation was unclear.
Under GVC Management, Partypoker Returns to the Top Five Global Poker Rooms

Partypoker’s cash game traffic has outperformed the global market since February when GVC took control.


888poker has extended its reach into sports celebrity endorsement with the appointment of Brazilian football star Denílson de Oliveira as its latest online poker ambassador.
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888 targets Brazil, PokerStars draws 55k plus for its 10th anniversary Sunday Million, partypoker adds an online event to the GPPT and more.


The online leg of the Grand Prix Poker Tour (GPPT) will consist of 13 "Day 1s" all feeding into to a final Day 2 with $500,000 guaranteed in prize money.
Partypoker GPPT Online to Host 13 “Day 1” Flights

With its $109 buy-in, the $500,000 guaranteed tournament spans multiple time zones.


The next event in the partnership between UK casino Dusk Till Dawn (DTD) and partypoker will utilize a Deepstack tournament format where players will start the tournament with 50,000 chips.
Dusk Till Dawn and Partypoker Plan a Second Grand Prix Million and Launch Deepstack Events

Undeterred by a $275k loss, Rob Yong sets an example for live and online collaboration.


The UK’s Dusk Till Dawn (DTD) casino and partypoker have announced a live $1 million guaranteed tournament which comes with an extremely low buy-in of just $100 + $20.
Dusk Till Dawn and partypoker Announce $1 million Guaranteed Event

There will be nine live Day 1s and nine online Day 1s for players to get a seat on Day 2.


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