News Archive: Poker News, December 2007

Showing all news items for December 2007

Online poker site launches today

3rd December, 2007

New Poker Sites are popping up all over the place.

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Tony G wins first prize at Moscow Millions

3rd December, 2007

Live Poker player Tony G Donates his winnings to help orphans.

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New Poker Strategy Books to be Published

3rd December, 2007

New Poker Strategy books coming out soon.

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Pink poker cards launched 'for the girls'

4th December, 2007

A new deck of poker cards has gone on sale which is designed to help women get to grips with the rules and strategies of poker.

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Heiress Hilton shows off her poker skills

4th December, 2007

Sister of Paris, Nicky Hilton has been showing off her poker skills.

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World Tavern Poker tour 'a huge success'

4th December, 2007

The fifth World Tavern poker tour has been hailed a success after organisers claimed "took poker to a whole new level".

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Cartwright to host charity poker tournament

4th December, 2007

Nancy Cartwright, the woman who does the voice of Bart Simpson, is going to host a charity poker tournamentyet again.

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Europe's largest pub poker league goes online

5th December, 2007

The Nuts Poker League has launched their own online poker site, opening its doors to even more members.

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Poker star dies at 56

5th December, 2007

David "Chip" Reese passed away in his Las Vegas home after years of poker playing success.

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Absolute Poker ups its game

5th December, 2007

Absolute Poker is tempting poker players with a new set of online poker bonuses and more money to be won over the next month.

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Lincoln cabbie scoops £15k jackpot

6th December, 2007

A beginner poker player won £15,000on the two day tournament and that’s after winning £30,000 last year on another event!

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Europe to get its own Las Vegas?

6th December, 2007

Europe’s very own Las Vegas casino resort is getting built, with 32 casino hotels on the horizon.

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Online poker community now accessible to Swedes

7th December, 2007

Poker Source Online made it available for the Swedish speakers to get hold of free gifts, promotions and various other online poker resources.

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Gaming site prepares for ten-day online poker series

7th December, 2007

UltimateBet.com, an online poker operator is giving the nation the biggest ever online poker series.

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Stockings set to be filled with Star Wars poker set

10th December, 2007

Those with friends who are fans of both sci-fi and poker will have no difficulties choosing a gift this Christmas now a set of Star Wars-themed poker chips has gone on sale.

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Celebrity poker tournament to be held in Vegas

10th December, 2007

Celebrities are expected to flock to the Las Vegas Hilton this week for a charity poker tournament being held to raise funds for the J Martell Foundation.

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Canadian named 2007 Tournament Titan

10th December, 2007

Titan Poker held its £500,000 VIP freeroll tournament on Saturday, with a Canadian coming out on top.

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Sky poker presenter has 'mixed feelings' on women's tournaments

11th December, 2007

Kara Scott, the Sky Poker Presenter, said she is unsure about the women only tournaments but more than confident with their rightful place in poker at the moment.

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Amateur poker player reaches national final

11th December, 2007

Liz Snedon from Winchester, who only started playing poker 6 months ago, is now in the final of a national poker tournament.

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Newspaper website gets online poker facilities

11th December, 2007

Games provider, St Minver and Associated Newspapers signed a deal with each other, so now the readers of the paper will be able to access online poker and bingo facilities.

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Insight into champion's poker strategy

14th December, 2007

The 1978 World Series of Poker champion, Bobby Baldwin, gave an exclusive interview to the San Jose Mercury News describing his view on the poker game and the logic behind it.

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Poker 'most searched term in 2007'

12th December, 2007

Lycos' lists 'poker' number one in the 50Top Search Terms of 2007

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World Series of Poker schedule announced

12th December, 2007

Next year's WSOP to include 55 events and some of the most exciting poker matches for players and fans alike.

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Online poker training courses launched

12th December, 2007

Take your poker game to the next level!

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Partygaming suffer More Trouble

20th December, 2007

Party Poker could face penalties

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Mobile poker game launched for Xmas

13th December, 2007

Poker legend, Gus Hansen launches a new poker game for mobile poker users, which Gus himself can’t yet complete.

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Poker trophy dedicated to Chip

13th December, 2007

H.O.R.S.E. World Championship organizers name a trophy after a poker star, David “Chip” Reese, who passed away just last week in his Vegas home.

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CanAffco launches Affiliate Poker Tour

13th December, 2007

Canadian online poker operator is introducing a poker tour on behalf of the affiliate management company.

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Latin American poker tour planned

14th December, 2007

Revealed – details about the opening Latin American Poker Tour which will be happening in eight countries in South America at the same time.

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Schedule for WSOP revealed

14th December, 2007

Harrah’s Entertainment reveals the schedule for the 2008 WSOP

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Australian teacher wins record poker prize

17th December, 2007

A young Australian teacher won AUS$1 million during Sydney’s first ever Asia Pacific Poker Tour Championship.

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Online poker site expands

17th December, 2007

Online poker and casino guide is trying to widen its appeal by incorporating more online casino and poker room reviews, bonus codes and some WSOP info.

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Aspen residents play poker for charity

17th December, 2007

On Sunday Aspen’s residents, in Colorado organised a poker tournaments in the dining room of Jimmy’s Restaurant to raise money for stem cell research.

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PokerTube.com launches new channel

18th December, 2007

PokerTube, poker video sharing website is now gained up with PokerNews.com to expand the user appeal to include news and reviews.

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Baywatch babe divorces poker player

18th December, 2007

After 2 months in marriage, Pamela Anderson, who used to be a Baywatch babe, is once again divorcing her poker pro husband, Rick Salomon.

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Celebrity Poker Bowl 2008 Kicks Off

19th December, 2007

An event that is set to take place at the Harrah's Ak-Chin Casino called the Celebrity Poker Bowl 2008.

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Gaming website reveals top Xmas gifts for poker players

19th December, 2007

The Casino City Times has listed the top presents to give to poker fans this Christmas.

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Poker pros launch online lessons

19th December, 2007

Two of the best poker players, Doyle "Texas Dolly" Brunson and Mike Caro, have organised an online poker course to assist potential poker masterminds in tackling the game specifics.

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Reporter visits Sky Poker studio

20th December, 2007

A poker player, Berry Carter, shares his behind the scenes stories at the Sky Poker TV studious.

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Poker site launches appeal for African aid

20th December, 2007

Online poker company, Scotland.com, launches a new online site with an aim of raising money to build the school and community centre in Malawi.

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Russell Crow Removes Poker Machines

21st December, 2007

60 Poker Machines removed by Russell Crowe

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Poker Source Online goes Russian

21st December, 2007

Budding poker players in Russia will now be able to access online poker community Poker Source Online after the site was made available in Russian.

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Poker getting younger?

21st December, 2007

An article in financial magazine The Economist has claimed that poker is getting "younger" and "richer".

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New poker tables launched at two casinos

21st December, 2007

Two Northern Panhandle casinos in the US have launched more table games with hundreds of gamblers attending the ribbon-cutting ceremonies.

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New online poker site hits the web

21st December, 2007

The growing popularity of online poker was highlighted this week with the launch of GearPoker.com - which says it hopes to entice young, up and coming online poker players.

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888.com invites poker fans to live the dream

24th December, 2007

Pacific Poker encourages people to try their luck at the world’s biggest live poker tournaments in different locations worldwide.

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Celebrity poker tournamentplanned for New Year

24th December, 2007

Las Vegas will be hosting a celebritypoker tournament in the New Year.

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Footballer tries his luck as poker pro

28th December, 2007

Footballer takes his poker game to the next level!

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NBA star to host charity poker tournament

31st December, 2007

At the end of this month Shawn Marion will host a poker tournament for celebrities and professional players to raise money for a number of different charities

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NBA star to host charity poker tournament

31st December, 2007

NBA star Shawn Marion is set to host a charity poker tournament raising money for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

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