Heading into the final table of the 2018 Big One for One Drop (BOFOD) million-dollar buy in championship, Justin Bonomo has a massive chip lead.Already a bracelet winner at WSOP 2018, Justin Bonomo is poised for a possible repeat performance and a $10 million payday if he takes first in the Big One for One Drop, which is now down to six players.

The introduction of a shared poker player pool in New Jersey didn’t bring huge new revenue.The first month of online poker operations under a new shared liquidity agreement with Nevada and Delaware hasn’t produced any significant spike in industry profits.

In the least shocking news you’ll read all day, Anthony Zinno made a final table.Anthony Zinno made the WPT Choctaw final table and has a chance to tie Darren Elias as the only four-time WPT champions.

The Poker Brat won nearly $300,000 over two “Poker After Dark” cash game sessions this week.More than $60,000 of that goes to those who invested in the 15-time WSOP bracelet winner on YouStake.

”The High Roller marked the first of eight 2018 WSOP bracelet events that will implement a big blind ante.This first High Roller also features a 30-second shot clock, monitored on an iPad by each table’s dealer.

(Image: Hans Lucas)Police shut down the Cercle Clichy-Montmarte this week, the last of Paris’ so-called “gaming circles” where people could meet to play poker.However, after authorities ordered the facility closed, club officials removed the tournament listing and replaced it with a somber announcement.

Online poker across the Iberian Peninsula and beyond at the PokerStars Trio Series reminded people of what large tournament fields used to be like.The aptly named Trio Series attracted 40,816 unique entrants for 78 MTTs with buy-ins ranging from €1 to €250 ($1.

(Image: Eddy Chua)With the US regulatory landscape still unsettled, Connective Games has announced the launch of a new social poker product that could provide another route to market for operators.The new platform has been described by its creator as a way for Connective Games to build a base in the US and create more opportunities for online poker operators.

On a 2018 World Series of Poker weekend packed with massive fields and final tables, Shaun Deeb — now ranked 135th in the US among live tournament poker players for amassing $4.Players grind out the 2018 World Series of Poker $1,500 No Limit Hold’em Monster Stack event on Saturday, June 23.

Love him or hate him, Joe McKeehen is one of the best WSOP Main Event champions this Philadelphia-area native had the chip lead throughout the 2015 Main Event final table but didn’t have the same fortune last night.

Erkut Yilmaz took a massive chip lead into Friday’s WPT Borgata Poker Open final table.Erkut Yilmaz took a huge chip lead to the WPT Borgata Poker Open final table.

The polarizing poker pro allegedly says he was drunk when he swiped £100 chips from a friend at a Grosvenor casino in England.William Kassouf lost his Grosvenor sponsorship over a drunken roulette game.

2003 World Series of Poker Main Event Champion Chris Moneymaker and ESPN WSOP commentator Norman Chad answered a wide range of questions from Reddit users on Thursday during an Ask Me Anything (AMA) session.Chris Moneymaker and Norman Chad took part in a Reddit AMA session on Thursday, answering questions about the poker world and beyond.

Jason Somerville and PokerStars have joined forces to help build-up poker’s presence on the popular live streaming channel Twitch.Jason Somerville will go live with a host of new Run It Up content from a dedicated studio in Las Vegas.

Ioannis Angelou-Konstas is the new Partypoker Live Millions UK Main Event Champion and $1.Ioannis Angelou-Konstas seen here at a WPT DeepStacks event in Brussels scoops the biggest win of his career at Partypoker Live Millions UK.

For those who have been playing poker since the early days of the poker boom era, we’re about to make you feel old.McEachern, an ESPN WSOP commentator ever since Moneymaker’s big win, is an ambassador for the Stones Poker Saloon, the name given to the casino’s western-themed poker room.

Arlie Shaban must complete 12 labors to win a Platinum Pass to the 2019 PokerStars Players Championship.(Image: YouTube)To win that pass, he must complete 12 challenges (labors) that PokerStars creatively selected.

The 2018 WSOP Europe schedule has been released, and with 10 gold bracelets at stake, the World Series of Poker Player of the Year race could come down to these final events set to take place at King’s Casino in Rozvadov, Czech Republic, from Oct.qq)WSOPE GuaranteedIn total, the World Series of Poker is guaranteeing at least €13 million in prize pool money to those who cash in the WSOPE events.

The latest spate of payments marks the fourth round of reimbursements for jilted users of the disgraced poker sites.Once this latest round is complete, almost 13,000 players will have been compensated to the tune of $38.

Congratulations go out to Jack Sinclair who won the WSOP Europe Main Event on Friday for €1.Jack Sinclair is the 2018 WSOP Europe Main Event champion.