ecoPayz For Online Poker

There is a new e-wallet called ecoPayz in town that online poker players would benefit from knowing about.

With this new payment option launched, there are attractive amenities being offered to those who choose this payment mode. For instance, at PokerNews one can sign up for this payment account and they would get instant upgradation to Gold status. The e-wallet can make life easy with several options. It is easy for poker players online to make secure payment transactions like deposit, withdraw and transfer money. If one is playing at several poker rooms online, they will get greater benefits.

EcoPayz is not a new venture as it has existed since 2000; it has gained a trusted reputation in the market by now. Many might wonder what perks they will get if they use EcoPayz. It is an e-wallet facility that is easy to use, offers convenient foreign exchange fees as well as low transaction fees. The customer support provided by this venture is world class and for such factors Trustpilot has placed its ranking above competitor businesses like Neteller and Moneybookers. (more…)

Proposed MGM Casino In Bridgeport

MGM has announced plans for opening a casino in Connecticut.

The plan is to have a casino in Bridgeport, CT but it might become difficult for the tribes and lawmakers who might wish to prevent the opening. There is an associated problem that the Nevada gaming panel has to oversee as to recreational marijuana being offered at the casinos. Till the law regarding its circulation is finalized the plans for the new casino might not come through.

The Inside Gaming publication gained insights from MGM regarding their new casino plans and how Nevada officials are looking at the effects of recreational marijuana on the gaming industry in the state. It is also a four year anniversary of some of the online poker sites of US which is a good time to step back and see how the different casinos in Mississippi are faring. (more…)

Klein Wins WSOP $1,500 Pot-Limit Omaha Event

There is something between Loren Klein and the WSOP events that involve pot-limit Omaha.

This man has a liking for the pot-limit Omaha events and these have also shown in the results that he has achieved so far.

He was placed in the second position in the 2010 WSOP $2,500 pot-limit Omaha event. He took home the bracelet and the top prize money of $241,427 by winning the 2016$1,500 mixed no-limit hold’em and pot-limit Omaha event. After this stupendous showing at the WSOP event, he backed it up with a second placed top tournament, earning game of $552,713 in the$10, 000 pot-limit Omaha championship. Now, after a year, he has once again won the $1,500 pot-limit Omaha event at the WSOP summer series. This gave Klein his second gold bracelet and he took home top prize money of $231,483. (more…)

Unibet Poker 2.0 Upcoming Release

Unibet Poker made news in February 2014 when it decided to migrate from the Micro gaming Poker Network.

This initiative was to launch its own poker network that would act as a standalone platform. It is powered and financed by Relax Gaming. This company that offers different kinds of online games has announced that the software Unibet Poker 2.0 would be released in the second version from December 1st.

This software was launched in its first version in August 2015 at the Unibet Open, Copenhagen by the late weeks of August 2016. The software then went into a beta testing phase and that was made available to certain players who would test run the software in order to ensure that the hard launch of the same would be successful.

There are certain differences that would be found in the second version as compared to the first. For instance, the first version was running on Adobe Air but the second version is built to run on the HTML5 web platform. (more…)

Harder Wins PokerStars Championship Bahamas Main Event

The United States poker specialist Christian Harder has become richer by $429,664 after winning the main event at the 2017 PokerStars Championship Bahamas.

This is the first PokerStars event to be held in the Bahamas and this victory to Harder came after he struck a deal with second placed fellow countryman Cliff Josephy. The third place was bagged by another American by the name Michael Vela and he ended up earning $259,980 as the prize money. The heads-up deal with Josephy paved the way for Christian Harder to win the six-handed final table.

The final day started at noon and it soon became five-handed with Rasmus Glaesel bidding goodbye after losing in the seventh hand to Josephy. The next player took a long time to go and he battled for almost seven hours. This player was Michael Gentili who started the final day with the most number of chips in hand. He had played for 99 hands after the exit of Rasmus before bowing out of the event in the 106th total hand. He won $140,940 for the fifth place finish.   (more…)

Mercier Plays Tournament After Marriage

We often hear stories of how pro players are friends off the tables in poker tournaments.

Hence it should come as no surprise that Jason Mercier and Natasha had found love while playing at the different poker tournaments and meets. Indeed, poker events are great venues to meet new people. As most poker events are arranged over extended weekends, you get to meet several new people and spend time with them in the different activities and events that are usually arranged in festivals and tournaments. Many people have found friends and acquaintances over such events.

Jason and Natasha culminated their friendship in marriage about a week back. The venue of their marriage was in South Florida. They were, however, already registered to participate in the main event of Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open tournament. There were about 760 entries in total and both of them made it to the final four tables. The buy in was about the amount $3500. Both the Merciers were unable to make it further in the event and they finished in 35th and 36th positions respectively. (more…)

California racing might reap US$ 60 million if Internet poker becomes legal

The California state horse racing might attract US$ 60 million yearly through lawmaking that would allow Internet poker as well as compensate racing for the loss of scoop online gambling.

At present, horse racing is the only type of legal online gaming in the state that would alter with the development of legitimated Internet poker. The US$ 60 million would be broken initially between horsemen and racetracks, in the form of purses.

An update on the statute law was part of an hour-long demonstration of racing effects acquitted at Los Alamitos later on Saturday by Nick Coukos, the Thoroughbred Owners of California president. Other things talked before a little bunch trainers and owners included off-track stabling, the distro of profit from account betting, the development of little-satellites in Southern California, and purse profit from Santa Anita.

The Internet poker legislation would let Internet poker permissions to be handed in the state, and orders that raceways must get recompense of approximately US$ 60 million each year from license bearers.


PCA US$ 25000 High Roller: Dustin Johns tops stacked pack on Day 1

We all know that the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure US$ 25000 High Roller is one of the most stacked tournaments of the year. This year is also not different at all. Following the Day 1, US player Dustin Johns guide the path with 298100 in chips. He was followed by World Poker Tour champs Olivier Busquet and Jared Jaffee. The 1st day of this tournament attracted a total of two-hundred-fourteen participants, with late registration open till the beginning of Day 2.
Olivier, who also got hold of the €50000 Super High Roller at the EPT Barcelona for €896434 in the year 2014 after defeating his good buddy Daniel Colman heads up, had a stellar day and he bag up 257400 while he is in planning for a 6-figure MMA match against JC Alvarado.
Brian Yoon, the 2 time WSOP bracelet winner got 294000 after having held the chip lead for most of the day. Brian defeated Georgios Sotiropoulos with queens to ace-king, and after that put him at the top. Faraz Jaka, who ended 3rd in the PCA Main Event in the year 2012, ended with 254900, whereas 4-time WPT chap Marvin Rettenmaier will have 190,100 to Day 2.


Richard Bruning a player that plays for passion

The poker game is not just of winning games and making bracelets on his name.

It is very essential that you play the game of poker for passion. The game is vital that what the poker player Richard thinks in the game of poker at all the games he plays that may be international or may be for domestic poker tournaments. She enjoys playing the poker game. She is a player who has contributed large to the game of poker in thee recent years. She is also appreciated for the work he has done in the game of poker which contributes a lot to the development of the game.

The statistics of the all the game she has played is described below and as well the scores she has made in the each tournament is detailed below. She is a player who has Hold’Em poker competition. She is a player who has played for all the poker game. She is a player who has played at the World Series of poker game. He is a player who has $265,661 casino on his account. She is a player who has won the titles in the European poker tournament. She is a player who has world poker tournament. He is a player who has 1 bracelet in the casino game. She is a player who has played the game of poker with strong will and efforts. (more…)

Charidimos (Harry) Demetriou Resume instills Exceptional Mettle

The world poker circuits cannot be mentioned without including the World Series of Poker Main Events. Players who participate in this platform are inclined to propel to international prominence, despite their nationality.

Rarely have Greek-Cypriots been robust in the casinos, however, one Charidimos (Harry) Demetriou has left nothing to chances to climb up the ladder leveraging on the leeway offered by the WSOP tournaments. He has been actively involved in the WPT as well World’s Heads-Up tournaments where he has played with utmost acuity. Absolutely, one cannot dismiss his resume when considering profound achievers in the global poker games arenas. This is so as he has made various successes stretching from the WSOP to the World Poker Tour. (more…)