Renewal of approval granted to Amaya Gaming for online gambling in New Jersey

Amaya Gaming first received approval to offer PokerStars and Full Tilt gaming to players located in the state of New Jersey via online gaming sites back in September of 2015. The approval was granted...

Amaya Inc hires Barclays Capital Canada Inc to review CEO David Baazov’s informal takeover...

Amaya Inc CEO David Baazov surprised the poker community last week when a report surfaced that Baazov had plans to acquire PokerStars, the biggest online poker website in the world. Canadian based Amaya Inc acquired...

2016 World Series of Poker to feature a team event

According to Gregory Chochon, director of the World Series of Poker (WSOP), this year, a new team event is going to be introduced to players, while dealer auditions should begin as early as March....

Hialeah Park poker tournament irregularities confirmed by State

A poker tournament from August of last year is causing the Hialeah Park casino major issues due to ‘irregularities’ found in the game. Players participating in the event discovered that the prize pool was...

Oklahoma won’t stand in way of Iowa Tribe’s PokerTribe.com

The state of Oklahoma says the efforts of the federally recognized Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma to launch an online gambling site won’t be thwarted. The state questioned whether the plan by the tribe headquartered in...

Full Tilt surpassed by Winning Poker Network in online poker traffic numbers

PokerScout.com, a leading online poker traffic monitoring website, covers the poker traffic numbers of top online pokers sites in the industry. This week, the resource site found that the Winning Poker Network has passed...

David Baazov, CEO and Chair of Amaya takes leave of absence amid insider trading...

After a seemingly miraculous rise to becoming the world’s largest online gambling company, Amaya’s CEO, David Baazov is taking a leave of absence after insider trading charges were leveled against him. Rafi Ashkenazi, CEO of Rational...

Playtech seals deal to supply Austrian poker network

Isle of Man-based software provider Playtech announced that the company have sealed a deal with win2day to take over supply of the regulated online poker network in Austria. The agreement obliges the supplier to work...

Dover Downs poker room to host big tournament weekend in February

From the 5th to the 7th of February, the Dover Downs Hotel & Casino Poker Room will play host to six different tournaments, including a large event with a guaranteed prize pool of $25,000....

Any responsibility for $870m Kentucky damages rejected by Scheinbergs; says Amaya

Responsibility for the $870 million judgment awarded to the state by a Franklin Circuit Court judge on December 23 was rejected by the former owners of PokerStars, according to the Canadian online gaming operator. Amaya...

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