AUSSIE MILLIONS POKER TO JOIN ASIA PACIFIC POKER TOUR
20th November, 2013 at 01:05:58
16th annual Aussie Millions kicks off on January 23.
Crown Melbourne and Pokerstars have announced that the 2014 Aussie Millions poker tournament main event will become part of the PokerStars.net Asia-Pacific Poker Tour next year.
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ONLINE POKER COMPANY RAISES AID FUNDS FOR PHILIPPINES
16th November, 2013 at 01:43:56
Pokerstars to match the $100,000 raised in just 48 hours.
Kudos to online poker company Pokerstars, which reacted remarkably quickly in setting up fund-raising efforts for the victims of the massively destructive Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.
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RATIONAL GROUP SUPPORTS PHILIPPINES RELIEF EFFORTS
13th November, 2013 at 14:33:55
Will match donations dollar for dollar pledged through PokerStars links
Rational Group, owner of PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker, have set up a global online appeal in support of the victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.
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POKERACE OPERATOR FOLDS
04th June, 2013 at 02:20:33
Midweek departure for online poker room
After a mere ten months in operation, the online poker room Poker Ace has announced that it is to shut down tomorrow (Wednesday), with players, their account balances and loyalty rewards transferred to iPoker network skin DafaPoker.
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TAIWANESE PRO WINS MACAU POKER MAIN EVENT
29th April, 2013 at 01:41:49
$230,000 in prize money for Terry Fan
Taiwanese poker pro Terry Fan (30) bested a record 891-player field in the Pokerstars Macau Red Draghon tournament main event over the weekend, earning himself HK$1,771,000 (about $230,000.)
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AUSSIE VICTORIOUS IN PHILIPPINES POKER TOURNAMENT
25th April, 2013 at 04:21:22
$124,000 in prize money for Khac Trung Tran
The main event of the $2,700 buy-in Asia Pacific Poker Tour leg in the Philippines has been concluded with Aussie poker pro Khac Trung Tran claiming the $124,000 main prize after besting a 205-player field.
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DELAWARE ACCEPTS GLI INTERACTIVE STANDARDS
08th March, 2013 at 11:12:27
Another step on the road to intrastate online gambling
The US state of Delaware, which has already passed online gambling legalisation laws in common with New Jersey and Nevada, has taken another step along the road to implementation scheduled for later this year by adopting the recently released GLI-19 v2.0 'Interactive Gaming Systems' Technical Standard developed by Gaming Laboratories International.
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BODOG POKER NETWORK SIGNS NEW SKIN
15th October, 2012 at 06:23:33
Community-focused website adds poker to casino and sportsbetting offering
The Asian-facing gaming site TLC88.com will augment its online casino and sports betting product with poker courtesy of the Bodog Poker Network.
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NEW ASIAN-TARGETED ONLINE POKER SITE LAUNCHED
26th August, 2012 at 06:15:50
Poker Ace has some big names on the team
A new online poker site focused on the Asia-Pacific market and offering proprietary no-download software has launched under a First Cagayan licence in the Philippines.
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SOUTH AFRICAN WINS ASIA POKER TOUR PHILIPPINES
27th April, 2012 at 03:55:18
Countrymen clash in heads up
Travelling from the other side of the world, two South Africans confronted one another in the heads up of the $2,700 buy-in Asia Poker Tour Philippines main event, which concluded in Manila this week.
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ASIA'S RICHEST ONLINE POKER TOURNEY DECIDED (Update)
21st April, 2012 at 02:13:57
Allan Le the winner of the Manila Millions Super High Roller
There were global aces aplenty competing in the Asian Poker Tour Manila Millions Super High Roller Friday, yet none of them were successful as the title and the big pay day fell to Allan Le, a pro from California who enjoyed his biggest win yet, boosting career earnings to almost $2 million.
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POKER ACES LINE UP FOR MANILA MILLIONS TOURNEY (Update)
18th April, 2012 at 02:45:33
25 players so far prepared to lay down the $129,000 buy-in
The Asian Poker Tour claims that the $129,000 buy-in for its Manila Millions Super High Roller tourney in the Philippines will not only generate a prize pool worth $3 million, but also constitutes the biggest buy-in yet for an Asian live tournament.
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BIG BUY-IN FOR THE MANILA MILLIONS POKER
11th April, 2012 at 04:10:14
Super High Roller tourney has confirmed Ivey and Dwan among entries so far
April 20 2012 will hopefully see ace poker players with large bank rolls entering for the Manila Millions Super High Roller tournament, where the buy-in is Hong Kong $ 1 million (about GBP 81,000)
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ANOTHER U.S. ARREST-IN-TRANSIT
13th June, 2011 at 04:43:56
Traveller with online gambling connections arrested in Phoenix
An American man with business interests in Costa Rica, who is believed to be a high roller at land casinos and is alleged to have connections with online gambling e-processing, was arrested over the weekend whilst in transit through Phoenix airport.
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MAJORITY STAKE FOR FUN88 IN ILA CURACAO NV
25th January, 2011 at 08:42:37
Companies will work together in developing new products for players
Welton Holdings Limited, operator of online gambling firm FUN88 have taken a majority stake in ILA Curacao NV who operates online casino, poker and sportsbetting website betngo.com. FUN88 holds licences in the Isle of Man and the Philippines.
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