DuplicatePoker closes its doors

Many people said that Duplicate Poker was one of the faster growing poker rooms this year, being a very unique poker room that recently reached 250.000 registered players. This piece of news is a shocking one but if you open the duplicate poker homepage you will find the following message: Dear players, Duplicate is sadly bidding farewell to its players. Caught in the middle of the global financial situation the company is not able to continue to provide service. We are a small victim of the global financial crisis. Regretfully as of the...

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FTOPS X will be held in November

FTOPS X will be held in November One of the most known online tournament series is scheduled for November. What are the FTOPS? FTOPS stands for Full Tilt online poker series and it is one of the biggest events on Full Tilt Poker. It debuted in 2006 with a prize pool of over 1 million dollars. The 10th FTOPS will have more than 15 Million Guaranteed. THe event is starting November 5th and will have 25 events. There will be many tournaments hosted by FT pros and a lot of excitement. This event also has knockout, shootout and H.O.R.S.E...

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Sunpoker is joining Playtech

December 2008 will be an important month for SunPoker. They will move to the Playtech software starting mid December. The current network will be still available until January 31st, 2009. Playtech is one of the leading poker softwares out there with great game offerings, multiple currencies and many language feature. More promotions, more tournaments and more action is awaiting you, the players, with this important change. The whole Peak Group Malta Ltd. is moving to Playtech; this does not include only Sunpoker but also Omni casino and...

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Ultimate Bet news

Ultimate bet, the US welcome poker room has changed its network and is now powered be poker network Cereus. This change seems to bring good results because Ultimate Bet has also increased its initial deposit bonus from 111% to 200% up to $1100, this being the biggest bonus they’ve ever had. If you don’t have an account on Ultimate Bet yet, open an account here Awesome poker action is awaiting you at Ultimate Poker. UPDATE: we don’t recommend this poker site anymore.

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Want to meet Doyle Brunson? It’ll cost 15000 dollars

No it’s not about a one night stand with poker legend Doyle Brunson. I am talking about the Doyle Brunson Classic Championship. Not less than 497 players spent $15000 to enter this championship. The total prize pool was $7,231,350, top 3 getting: 1 – $1,538,730 2 – $936,760 3 – $540,440 Doyle Brunson plays exclusively on DoylesRoom. Open an account now and get a 110$ deposit bonus. Doyles Room is part of the Microgaming network. The carbon poker badbeat jackpot was introduced this year and has become popular with its...

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Carbon Poker bad beat is about to break the 800k mark

The carbon poker bad beat is currently at $770000 and will soon break the $800.000 mark. It is already the biggest jackpot bonus of its kind. The carbon poker badbeat jackpot was introduced this year and has become popular with its growth. The jackpot pays out when a hand of quad 7’s or better is busted. At the moment, this is the lowest qualifying hand for a bad beat in the online poker industry.

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