The 12 Labors of Arlie challenge by PokerStars took a dramatic turn recently after its eponymous hero Arlie Shaban, on his 7th of 12 steps necessary to win a $30,000 PokerStars Platinum Pass, found himself in the emergency room.Working alongside Chris Moneymaker and former biking pro Tyson Apostol, the latest 12 Labors of Arlie challenge was based the story of the Cretan Bull.
Author Maria Konnikova has become the latest to join Team PokerStars as an ambassador.(Image: WPT)Konnikova has taken perhaps the most improbable path to being sponsored by a major online poker site.
The video-sharing website YouTube seems to have started closing users’ gambling channels, The Atlantic reported.It also became clear that his account was not the only one prominent gambling channel which got blocked last week.
has completed the previously announced acquisition of fellow gaming and hospitality business Tropicana Entertainment Inc.Under the terms of the recently completed deal, a subsidiary of Eldorado has merged into Tropicana and the latter has become a wholly owned subsidiary of Eldorado.
(Source: PokerStars/Twitter)Showtime Hold’em is the same game that we all know and love, but with one crucial difference.It’s a variant that shows much promise, as it’s similar enough to classic hold’em that it won’t scare anyone off, while adding extra layers of strategy to navigate.
Richard Branson Buys Las Vegas Hard Rock, Bringing Virgin Hotels to Sin City Daniel Smyth - April 2nd, 2018Richard Branson and his Virgin brand are set to take up residence in Las Vegas after the British billionaire announced his takeover of the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino.Partnering […]Card Maker Gemaco Found Liable in $10.
Las Vegas Poker Revenue Up, with February Cash Games Raking $8.1 Million Jon Sofen - April 2nd, 2018The poker boom may be behind us, but Las Vegas remains a popular place to play cards.
” (Image: PokerStars)Announced on Wednesday, the new game is known as Split Hold’em and will essentially give players two ways to win a hand while introducing a host of new dynamics.”More Ways to WinSplit Hold’em is initially being made available at eight levels, ranging from $0.
That is the date the country’s government has set for the beginning of the new gambling regulatory regime.Once the new gambling law becomes effective, licensed online gambling operators will be required to pay an 18% tax on their revenue from Swedish customers.
Their latest signing is Germany’s Philipp Gruissem, who has more than $11 million in live tournament earnings.Philipp Gruissem currently sits in seventh place on Germany’s all-time poker money list with $11,031,639 in live tournament winnings.
Slice of Life: Phil Hellmuth Looks into Cheese Pizza’s Soul for Barstool Sports Jon Sofen - December 3rd, 2017 Phil Hellmuth, food critic?defeated MMA hero Conor McGregor back in August in what was known as “The Money Fight.