Wednesday, October 4, 2023

Tag: Poker

Legalisation of poker back on the table

Sharren Haskel proposed bill Israel poker
A new bill proposed by New Hope faction chairwoman Sharren Haskel and Yesh Atid faction head Boaz Toporovsky would legalise poker and allow Israel to host international tournaments.

Rivers Casino Des Plaines marks milestone in $87m expansion

Rivers Casino Des Plaines marks milestone in $87m expansion
Rivers Casino Des Plaines celebrated a topping off ceremony for the property’s new expansion on 30 August.

EGT Interactive announces expansion in Italy via Goldbet partnership

EGT Interactive Goldbet partnership
EGT Interactive extends its presence on the Italian iGaming market through a new partnership with Goldbet. The strategic deal will enable EGT Interactive to broaden the reach of its products on this market and strengthen its presence.

A closer look at Indian Poker – Teen Patti by TVBet

TVBet Teen Patti
Operators may well be familiar with the Teen Patti games presented by many live dealer providers and online casinos. Promising to shake up the status quo, TVBet presents their innovation on the genre: a new betting version of Teen Patti adapted specifically to a live streaming format.

Aria bucks the trend with poker success

Aria Resort Nevada
While many Nevada poker rooms have shut down over the last decade, Aria Resort and Casino has doubled down on the game, opening a second poker venue in 2018.

Poker Clubs proliferate in Texas

Poker clubs proliferate Texas
Poker clubs continue to open across the Lone Star State. While these venues are legally prohibited from taking a cut of any gambling proceeds, they have..

SPiCE 2019: Deltin Group’s Manish Adnani discusses the sportification of skill games

SPiCE, Deltin Group, poker, goa
Eventus International "adds more spice" to SPiCE 2019, with pre-event networking cocktails on the 25th of February 2019 from 17:00 - 21:00 at Goa Marriott Resort & Spa. The SP'iCE' Breaker pre-event networking cocktail is proudly co-sponsored by Spartan Poker and will give all attendees the chance to BREAK THE ICE at SPiCE with HOT conversation and ICE COLD drinks,...

Malta Poker Festival winner to play prize winner at Portomaso Casino

The main sponsor of the Malta Poker Festival,, has announced a VIP prize pack for one lucky customer which includes the chance to play the competition's winner. The online casino operator is offering its customers a prize pack worth E1500 and the chance to play against the winner of the tournament, held in Portomaso Casino from the 1 to 6...

BetGames.TV goes live with EFbet


The leading provider of Live presented games BetGames.TV has finished the integration of its seven multi-channel games into EFbet’s online platform, making it available to numerous players across Bulgaria. In order to adapt BetGames.TV's content for the country's gaming market, the user 
interface and support pages activated in Bulgarian language. From now on, BetGames.TV’s live games like Bet on Poker, Dice,...

Dedicated Live Bet on poker table in land-based casino

Within the framework of Vbet Russian Poker Tour, BetConstruct creates a unique experience for players by bringing the live casino from studio to Senator Casino in Tsaghkadzor, Armenia. Being on the edge of technologies, the firm crafts “thrilling combinations of gaming solutions” in order to provide “an unimaginable experience” in its player-oriented environment. Adhering to that vision, this time BetConstruct...

BetConstruct powers a guaranteed Vbet Russian Poker Tour

Teaming up with Russian Poker Tour and partner operator Vbet, BetConstruct has organised the annual live poker tournament taking place on July 13 in Armenia. Vbet Russian Poker Tour is an opportunity for the game fans to come together for an 11 day tournament with the total guaranteed prize pool of $300.000. Armenia will be the host country for the...

BetGames.TV strengthens partnership with Hollywoodbets by providing full suite of live games

BetGames and Hollywoodbets
BetGames.TV, a market leading b2b supplier to lotteries, casinos and gaming operators across the world has signed a new deal with Hollywoodbets. South Africa’s leading bookmaker brand has now become available, under licence, in the international marketplace, integrating the supplier’s full suite of live games into the Hollywoodbets international platform. Hollywoodbets is a well-loved brand, best known for its sports...

Poker veteran EvenBet takes niche model to eastern hemisphere

Poker may be a highly contested genre, but for Dmitry Starostenkov CEO of EvenBet, his company’s unrivalled experience developing this niche product makes it an untouchable proposition for operators across every continent. Poker is undergoing a revival at the moment. In today’s competitive gaming environment, firms are increasingly turning to the soft and skill genre as a route to entry...

Victoria Gate Casino launches VIP Area and largest poker room in Yorkshire

victoria gate leeds
Leeds’ Victoria Gate Casino has expanded its poker offering with the launch of one of the biggest poker rooms outside of London, as well as an exclusive gaming area called the Ruby Lounge.   The £30m super casino’s new poker room features up to 20 full-sized tables, with space for a full house of up to 180 players, an increase of...

Grosvenor Casinos named main partner for Fulham FC

Coinslot - Fulham FC Grosvenor
Fulham Football Club has confirmed its new main team partner will be the fully UK licensed online casino and sports betting provider, Grosvenor Casinos.   The two-year deal will see Grosvenor Casinos’ logo displayed on the playing shirts worn by the Club’s First Team and PL2 side as well as designation as the Club’s official betting and casino partner for the...

Delta Corp to acquire Adda52 poker website

Casino Review - Adda52 Poker site
Delta Corporation Limited has confirmed it will be purchasing the Adda52 poker site following approval from Gaussian Networks.   India’s largest casino operator, Delta Corporation Limited, has been given overwhelming approval from Gaussian Networks shareholders for the $22m purchase their poker website, Adda52. The plan was approved, by 99.96 percent of Gaussian stockholders at a court convened meeting last month, and the...

Merkur Gaming and Independent Gaming collaborate to produce Bluestar

Merkur Independent Contract
Independent Gaming has announced the result of a technology cooperation with Germany’s Merkur Gaming, unveiling its new Bluestar poker machine at the 2016 Australasian Gaming Show (AGE) in Sydney.   The joint effort brings a new game range, created specifically for loyal players, which uses a Merkurstar cabinet modified to Australian requirements and Independent Gaming’s market specific Australian technology. Independent Gaming’s founder...

Dates unveiled for second Shuffle Master event

Shuffle Master Classic Scientific Games Las Vegas Venetian
Building on the success of the 2015 inaugural promotion, Scientific Games Corporation has announced that the 2016 Shuffle Master Classic Three Card Poker event will take place in Las Vegas on September 26. Qualification for this year’s event will take place at 219 participating casinos across the US, Canada, Puerto Rico and the Bahamas through August 31. The Shuffle Master...

New venue for the Dominican Poker Classic

Dominican Poker Classic
This year’s Punta Cana Poker Classic takes place from October 25-31 at the luxurious Meliá Caribe Tropical resort in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic – a departure from the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, which has hosted the event since its inception. The Punta Cana Poker Classic parks a Las Vegas-style, Texas Hold’em tournament with a guaranteed prize pool of $500,000...

Poker flounders in New York whilst fantasy sports open up

Fantasy Sports DFS
An online poker bill has failed to pass the New York assembly despite approval from senators – just as the state opts to regulate DFS.   Despite the New York Senate having voted overwhelmingly in favour of allowing online poker within the state’s jurisdiction, a draft bill has failed to find traction in the state’s lower house. Local senators voted to pass senator John...

Bangkok bettors, Machiavellis of poker and gaming bill with growing Paynes

The Bangkok Post takes a strong line on the European football betting epidemic; Science Daily uncovers the secrets of scheming card players and Online Poker Report scratches its head over John Payne’s online gambling bill.   The prime minister of Bangkok came under political pressure last month as campaigners demanded a crackdown on betting in the country – and some preemptive...