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Parimatch Acquires Leading Ukrainian Online Poker Room PokerMatch
Parimatch Acquires Leading Ukrainian Online Poker Room PokerMatch

The international operator with an Eastern European and emerging markets focus buys independent online poker room alongside long-time marketing partner, mr.fish.


PokerStars to Make Sochi Online Poker Client Mandatory
PokerStars to Make Sochi Online Poker Client Mandatory

After three years operating both the standard and dedicated Russian client in the market, the operator will switch off the former—which could mean the closure of casino games in Russia.


PokerStars Announces the Return of the BSOP Millions, EPT Sochi
PokerStars Announces the Return of the BSOP Millions, EPT Sochi

Brazil’s biggest live poker festival is set to return at the end of November while the EPT will head to Sochi for the fifth time in March 2022.


For The First Time in Two Years, 888poker Expands Ambassador Roster
For The First Time in Two Years, 888poker Expands Ambassador Roster

Poker pro Sam Abernathy will join as an ambassador and Jordan Banfield forms part of the new StreamTeam stable.


This Week in Poker Podcasts
This Week in Poker Podcasts

The latest poker podcasts from the pokerfuse podcast directory.


This Week in Poker Podcasts
This Week in Poker Podcasts

The latest poker podcasts from the pokerfuse podcast directory.


888Poker's First Live Tour in 2021 to Return in Sochi in July
888Poker’s First Live Tour in 2021 to Return in Sochi in July

The flagship live poker festival of 888poker will take place in Sochi, Russia from July 17 to 26, online satellites are available.


Entain Further Cools on Russia with Partypoker Sochi Client Closure
Entain Further Cools on Russia with Partypoker Sochi Client Closure

Following Bestpoker closure, partypoker has shut its client dedicated to the Russian online poker market six months after it was introduced.


Entain to Close Newly Acquired Bestpoker due to Curacao License and Market Focus
Entain to Close Newly Acquired Bestpoker due to Curacao License and Market Focus

Russian-focused iPoker skin to close after partypoker’s parent company Entain acquires Enlabs, and sibling Optibet could move to partypoker network.


Live Poker Continues to Thrive in Russia With Planned Stops of 888live and WPT DeepStacks
Live Poker Continues to Thrive in Russia With Planned Stops of 888live and WPT DeepStacks

Amid the international COVID-19 pandemic, live poker in Russia takes place regularly with mostly local players.


This Week in Poker Podcasts
This Week in Poker Podcasts

The latest poker podcasts from the pokerfuse podcast directory.


GGPoker Expands its Russian Roster By Signing Former Team PokerStars Pro Mikhail "Innerpsy" Shalamov
GGPoker Expands its Russian Roster By Signing Former Team PokerStars Pro Mikhail “Innerpsy” Shalamov

After Anatoly Filatov, Shalamov becomes the second Russian poker player to join GG.