Online Poker Bill Introduced In West Virginia

On the heels of neighboring the Pennsylvania legalizing game online casino and authorizing more brick-and-mortar gambling, now the West Virginia has decided officially to throw its hat into the ring of internet betting.

In the month of October, there was word that West Virginia would debate again the merits of letting its casino industry to offer games of poker, casino over the web.
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Mohegan Sun Poker Room News

Mohegan Sun has a poker room located in Uncasville, Connecticut. They have certain events lined up which promise big money for the upcoming holidays. One of them is Fall Showdown, which guarantees $200, 000. This event will run from November 15th to 19th. The poker room authorities state that they are excited about the response that this event will bring. The guaranteed events are towards the holiday season will surely be liked by several patrons and visitors.

 

There would be four flights that would start as the tournament commences and these are scheduled for Wednesday and Thursdays. The action will continue with a buy in and guaranteed no limit hold’em bounty event. This would be wrapped up with another guaranteed main event that would have $100,000 as guaranteed amount. There would be a satellite event on Friday, November 17th through which players can win and get into the main event. The poker room of this casino is spacious and comfortable.
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Weekend Gold Coin Challenge Leader Board Announced

The poker players from all over the world have been requesting for a leader board challenge.


It did not take a lot of time for the men behind the Global Poker to accept this request and the poker leader boards are soon to make a mark in the poker world. The Global Poker is looking to provide what the players want and this is another example of that. There is no doubt that this news will be well received by all the top poker players and would be gearing up for the challenge.

The Weekend Gold Coin Challenge Leader Board is one that the players were looking for. There will be SC$1, 000 awarded for the top five finishers and the points will be accumulated from the Gold Coin Challenges (8 in number) that will be held over the weekend. These challenges are very popular in the US poker community. There, the offer is $20,000 as tournament guarantees and also feature on overlay every week. (more…)

Global Poker Online World Challenge Starts May 31

The Online World Challenge organized by Global Poker is all set to start on May 31st.


It will be held over 8 weeks and every online poker player is excited to take part in this World challenge. The weekday schedules for the Online World Challenge will start at 5 pm and the final event will be held at 12 am. The weekend schedule of the event will kick start early at 1.30pm and the final event of the day will start at 12 am.

There will be a total of 18 tournaments that will be held during each weekday. The tournament will have the daily $500 free rolls that can be unlocked easily with the gold coins. This tournament offers up to $4,000 guarantee and the buy-in for this tournament is just$22 $weeps-cash. With such a low buy in, the new players who are interested in trying their luck in the online poker world can get a shot at the attractive prize money. There is no doubt that here will a lot of experienced online poker players also taking part in this low buy-in tournament. (more…)

Steve Dannenmann Relives 2005 WSOP Main Event Final Table

If you are a veteran follower of the poker events, then you would always think about the World Series of Poker final table of 2005 whenever you think about Steve Dannenmann.


That event was won by an Australian chiropractor Joe Hachem, who got the better of a strong 5,619 players to win the $7.5 million prize money event. He became a star overnight, but there was one more player who made a huge mark for himself at the final table and that was Dannenmann.

The CPA from Maryland, Dannenmann was very happy to be part of the event and said that he had a very good time playing the final table of the 2005 WSOP main event. He said that nothing has changed in his life after the 2005 event. He is sad that there are not many $10,000 tournaments now like before and this is why he does not play poker that regularly nowadays. (more…)

Winnipeg Waiter Plans To Keep Pizza Job Despite $1M Poker Win

Patrick Serda, a waiter at pizza shop turns into a million overnight.


And this does happen because of any lottery game or because of some miracle. But, the money came from poker. The waiter won nearly $1 million in tournament of poker of international level. However, despite winning the poker tournament Prague says he will keep his job going.

Serda beat 400 international poker players filed on Monday and secured the second position. He pot for €719,000, the amount is nearly $1 million Cdn.

Sharing his thought after the win, Serda says “The things is really unpredictable, the amount I have won, has not come into my account yet, but it is reflected in my online account.” “I have no plans as of now, but this is really great to receive this big amount.” He said. (more…)