London Poker Festival ready to go! From Tuesday 18th – Friday 21st of September

London Poker FestivalTwo of the main events at the London Poker Festival are expecting large field and many poker personalities. Live Poker is about to kick off at the hart of the West End, Soho!

Confirmed the participation of World Series of Poker Bracelet holders Praz Bansi and James Dempsey, as well as Irish Open Champion James Mitchell alongside WSOP November Niner James Akenhead and legend of UK poker Surinder Sunar.

Fabian Quoss will also return to the British soil to defend his crown as kind of the English Poker Open, won last year.

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Partouche Poker Tour: end of its story following tournament prize pool guarantee reduction

Patrick Partouche has hPPT ends its story over the prize pool reductioneld a press conference at the Casino Palm Beach in Cannes to personally face and response to the uprising from the players taking part at the PPT Main Event over the prize pool reduction.

PPT Organisers have reduced the price pool from the 5 million euros to €4.3m while the 580 players who entered the competition paying the €8.500 buy-in believed (because told) that prize pool would be €5 million Read More

Partouche Poker Tour reduce Main Event price pook from €5 to 4.3 million euros

partouche poker tour main even price pool 4.3 million instead of 5 million Organisers of The Partouche Poker Tour (PPT), one of biggest and best known poker tournament in Europe, have informed players that they won’t be able to guarantee the €5 million for the Main Event and that the prize pool would “only” be 4.3m.

The PPT is at its fifth poker series and organisers had originally advertised the many satellites and super satellites played across France as having 5 million guaranteed price pool, regardless the number of entries.

The players that entered the competition matched last year’s numbers, 580, who paid the Read More

Merge Gaming CEO Antony Tailor leaves his job

Antony Tailor, CEO of Merge GaMerge Gaming CEO Antony Tailor Resignsming, one of the largest e-gaming network in USA, has announced his resignation after 5 year.

Merge have yet to realise an announcement explaining the reason behind the departure even though people close to the company have reassured business partners highlighting that his departure will not affect their relation with the network.

Before joining Merge Gaming as CEO in April 2007 Taylor worked in other gambling companies including Racing Post, The Sportsman, Wagerworks and had a consultant role at BskyB.

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