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PokerStars to Bring Back EPT, LAPT & APPT in 2018

PokerStars to Bring Back EPT, LAPT

16 Dec, 2017 0

Popular poker tours like the EPT, LAPT & APPT will return to the PokerStars' sch..

PSC Prague: Timothy Adams wins €50k Super High Roller

PSC Prague: Timothy Adams wins €5

14 Dec, 2017 0

Canada's Timothy Adams won the PSC in Prague, winning a hefty amount of €555,0..

Betting to be Exempted From VAT in Malta

Betting to be Exempted From VAT in

13 Dec, 2017 0

Malta Government announced that there will be no VAT on betting on the outcome o..

WSOP 2018 Schedule Announced

WSOP 2018 Schedule Announced

13 Dec, 2017 0

The 2018 World Series of Poker (WSOP) schedule has just been announced...

Funds Laundered by Former FTP CEO Returned to USA

Funds Laundered by Former FTP CEO R

12 Dec, 2017 0

Funds laundered by former Full Tilt Poker CEO Ray Bitar have been returned to th..

SLS Las Vegas 'On The Verge Of Bankruptcy'

SLS Las Vegas 'On The Verge Of Bank

12 Dec, 2017 0

Chinese investors say SLS Las Vegas is almost bankrupt, and file lawsuit against..

Galaxy to Build $500 Million Resort in Philippines

Galaxy to Build $500 Million Resort

11 Dec, 2017 0

Galaxy Entertainment announced plans of investing $500 million in a casino in Ph..

All Japan Poker Championship Launches Asian Tour

All Japan Poker Championship Launch

11 Dec, 2017 0

The All Japan Poker Championship has launched an international tour - AJPC Asian..

Ryan Tosoc Wins WPT Five Diamond Main Event

Ryan Tosoc Wins WPT Five Diamond Ma

11 Dec, 2017 0

Ryan Tosoc from Illinois won the WPT Five Diamond main event - prize of $1.95 mi..

Varun Gupta Wins APT Finale Macau Main Event

Varun Gupta Wins APT Finale Macau M

7 Dec, 2017 0

Varun Gupta beat 157 entries to win the Main Event at the APT Finale in Macau...

Inaugural WSOP China this December

Inaugural WSOP China this December

6 Dec, 2017 0

The first edition of the WSOP China will take place between 13th and 22nd Decemb..

Chengdu Pandas Win First Ever GPL China

Chengdu Pandas Win First Ever GPL C

6 Dec, 2017 0

Chengdu Pandas beat 11 other teams to win the inaugural Global Poker League Chin..

Armed Robbery at The Bellagio; Robber at Large

Armed Robbery at The Bellagio; Robb

4 Dec, 2017 0

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Floyd Mayweather Signed as Face of Wild Poker

Floyd Mayweather Signed as Face of

4 Dec, 2017 0

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Michael Newman Wins Massive $374k at Seminole Casino

Michael Newman Wins Massive $374k a

4 Dec, 2017 0

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Supreme Court to Decide on US Sports Betting

Supreme Court to Decide on US Sport

4 Dec, 2017 0

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Poker King Club Shifts Within Venetian Macao

Poker King Club Shifts Within Venet

4 Dec, 2017 0

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Dan Smith Wins WPT Five Diamond - $1.4 Million!

Dan Smith Wins WPT Five Diamond - $

4 Dec, 2017 0

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Stars Group Sells Shareholding in Jackpotjoy

Stars Group Sells Shareholding in J

4 Dec, 2017 0

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Art Papazyan wins WPT Legends of Poker

Art Papazyan wins WPT Legends of Po

29 Nov, 2017 0

Art Papazyan, a local high-stakes pro who specializes in cash games, defeated WP..

59 killed at Vegas casino shootout

59 killed at Vegas casino shootout

29 Nov, 2017 0

Las Vegas Gunfire 959 people have been killed and multiple victims more injured ..

Art Papazyan wins WPT Maryland for $389,405

Art Papazyan wins WPT Maryland for

29 Nov, 2017 0

Art Papazyan has done it, winning the WPT Maryland at Live! Casino Main event fo..

Smain Mamouni wins WPTDeepStacks Marrakech Main Event

Smain Mamouni wins WPTDeepStacks Ma

29 Nov, 2017 0

Over the weekend, Smain Mamouni earned the latest World Poker Tour DeepStacks ti..

Claas Segebrecht wins Master Classics of Poker Amsterdam Main Event

Claas Segebrecht wins Master Classi

27 Nov, 2017 0

Claas Segebrecht has won the 2017 Master Classics of Poker €4,300 buy-in Main ..

2017 Caribbean: Sam Greenwood Wins Main Event

2017 Caribbean: Sam Greenwood Wins

27 Nov, 2017 0

Sam Greenwood had an incredible last week on the live tournament circuit. From N..

PokerStars Caribbean Adventure 2018 schedule released

PokerStars Caribbean Adventure 2018

26 Nov, 2017 0

In January 2018, the well-loved top tier PokerStars-sponsored live event, PokerS..

Juan Gonzalez wins WPT Uruguay Main Event

Juan Gonzalez wins WPT Uruguay Main

7 Nov, 2017 0

Argentina’s Juan Gonzalez emerged victorious in the first-ever WPT Uruguay Mai..

Caleb Clarke wins HighRoller at Foxwoods

Caleb Clarke wins HighRoller at Fox

29 Aug, 2017 0

After failing 3 times this series, Caleb Clarke is now a World Series of Poker r..

MPC 27: Paawan Bansal wins Event #5 for HK$75,000

MPC 27: Paawan Bansal wins Event #5

28 Aug, 2017 0

The 27th Macau Poker Cup (MPC) is currently underway at the PokerStars Poker roo..

PSC Barcelona: Sebastian Sorensson wins Main Event

PSC Barcelona: Sebastian Sorensson

28 Aug, 2017 0

Sebastian Sorensson is a semi-professional poker player who won PSC Barcelona!..

PSC Barcelona Igor Kurganov wins €50,000 Super HighRoller

PSC Barcelona Igor Kurganov wins

22 Aug, 2017 0

Igor Kurganov won the 2017 PokerStars Championship Barcelona €50,000 super hig..

APT Korea: Albert Paik wins Main Event for KRW 44,860,000

APT Korea: Albert Paik wins Main Ev

21 Aug, 2017 0

The first-ever Asian Poker Tour Main Event champion of the APT Korea Incheon 201..

PokerStars announces WCOOP schedule

PokerStars announces WCOOP schedule

21 Aug, 2017 0

PokerStars releases its full schedule for this year’s World Championship of On..

APT Korea: Main Event Down to Final 8

APT Korea: Main Event Down to Final

18 Aug, 2017 0

It is going to be another exciting day at the Asian Poker Tour Korea Incheon 201..

Phil Hellmuth joins WPT as analyst

Phil Hellmuth joins WPT as analyst

18 Aug, 2017 0

World Poker Tour announced the addition of Phil Hellmuth to the WPT Talent team...

WPT expands presence in Asia with WPT Japan

WPT expands presence in Asia with W

7 Aug, 2017 0

The World Poker Tour will be holding the first ever live televised poker tournam..

upcoming tournaments in asia

Event Dates Buy In
APT Korea Seoul 15 Jun - 24 Jun KRW 1,100,000 (~US$ 1,000)
APT Macau Championship 25 Apr - 5 May US$ 1,100
APT Philippines Championship 21 Mar - 1 Apr US$ 1,100
APT Kickoff Vietnam 19 Jan - 28 Jan US$ 726
Aussie Millions 2018 17 Jan - 5 Feb AU$ 10,600
China BPC 2017-18 23 Dec - 5 Jan RMB 8,800