This time around the Asian Pacific Poker Tour sets its sights on that isolated pair of islands to the south of Australia better known as New Zealand. This marks the first time PokerStars has ventured into New Zealand and, in all likelihood, the biggest poker tournament ever held in the country. APPT Auckland will, of course, take place in the largest city of New Zealand, known for its impressive Sky Tower, bustling night life, rugged coastline and temperate climate.
“The Safe and Secure Internet Gambling Initiative calls on Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear to support the regulation of Internet gambling as a way to protect Kentuckians and generate billions of dollars in new revenue, rather than seeking to prohibit the activity,” said Jeffrey Sandman, spokesperson for SSIGI. Beshear and other elements of the Kentucky government have moved to seize 141 online gambling site domain names from sites they believe are illegally doing business in Kentucky. According to the law, the state has the right to seize and forfeit “gambling mechanisms” associated with illegal online gambling.
Plenty of players were interested in trying to turn a profit in the $500 buy-in event on Sunday. A total of 477 players turned up, but Arik “zubs1aa” Marks topped them all for the first-place prize.
At 11 a.m. the remaining 150 players from the Winstar World Championship Series River Event began their battle for the title of first WWCS champion.
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In recent years, researchers have been doing work to try and identify what causes gambling addiction. Like alcoholism and smoking addiction, gambling addiction can cause often life altering problems for a person if the problem goes unchecked. Most studies show that gambling problems arise because of a couple of things;
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Duplicate Poker Closes its Doors Poker News Daily, NV – 10 hours ago The worldwide economic slowdown has taken its toll on the online poker industry. Duplicate Poker , which billed itself as a legal online poker room in the ..
Late last night Team Full Tilt Pro Gus Hansen apparently wanted to see what his edge was against Di “Urindanger” Dang and the result wasn’t pleasant for the Great Dane. The pair played a series of heads-up Pot-Limit Omaha matches at the Barn (A Full Tilt Deep Stack table) where the pot sizes seemed to be escalating at a rapid pace. Numerous $70,000+ pots were shipped to Di and Hansen had to be frustrated by the end of the night.
Bodog Poker Open Main Event Guarantees $300000 Poker News Daily, NV – 31 minutes ago Sunday marks the conclusion of the Bodog Poker Open II. The Main Event is a $500 buy-in affair with a $300000 guaranteed prize pool, the largest tournament ..