Rick Salomon Loses $2.8M Payout

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Prominent ladykiller and poker player Rick Salomon supposedly won $2.8 million from a wealthy Saudi sheikh but was unable to collect. A French court decided that this debt was unenforceable, referring to a law that dates back to 1804! Keep reading to find out more about the case and the court's reasoning.

MPN Sets Closure Date of May 19, 2020

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Sad news for longtime online poker fans: MPN, one of the oldest poker networks, is shutting down. Its Managing Director Alex Scott revealed the closure date: May 19, 2020. Find out more about this decision and possible reasons behind it.

Run It Once Poker LEGENDS Rewards: 75% Rakeback

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Phil Galfond's poker site, RunItOnce, has announced a new rewards program called Legends. By earning enough points, players can get rakeback as high as 75%. We go over the whole Legends program to explain how it all works.

WPN Boss Nagy Touts Anti-Bot Strat: It's About Pixels

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The Winning Poker Network has been engaged in a battle versus poker bots for a while now. But CEO Phil Nagy has recently revealed the new information that bots work by examining the pixels on the user's screen. Wait a minute? Is this really new information? Read on for our take on this development.

Poker's Dennis Blieden Pleads GUILTY: $22M+ Stolen

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Dennis Blieden has had a fair bit of success on the tournament poker trail, but his reputation is now marred by his crimes. He embezzled the astonishing sum of $22 million to fund his poker play and other personal expenses. Find out all about this case and the possible punishment that awaits Blieden by reading our reporting of the incident.

Phil Galfond Seeks Challengers for HU PLO Battles

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Phil Galfond is one of the most respected poker players on the planet, and he has recently issued a PLO challenge. He wants to play HU Omaha for stakes of up to $300/$600 against challengers. There will be side bets, streaming video, and other elements to entice opponents and fans alike.

Ignition Festival of Felt: $3M GTD This Holiday Season

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The Festival of Felt is set to begin at Ignition Casino, Bovada, and Bodog on Dec. 2. There are three parts to this event, and the total guaranteed prizes exceed $3 million. Keep reading to learn more about these tournaments.

PartyPoker MILLIONS $20M Gtd Tourney: Dec. 1 - 10

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The PartyPoker MILLIONS is back! Four starting days, many satellite opportunities, and $20 million up for grabs beginning on Dec. 1. There's just one problem: U.S. players have no way to participate. We'll tell you everything you need to know about the MILLIONS, including a similar lucrative tournament that you can play if you're an American.

Sick BURN: FL Man Kills Poker Foe Over $3,500 Loss

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A Florida poker loser got the ultimate revenge against the winner by murdering him. But wait till you see how through and merciless this unusual killing was. Needless to say, the criminal was pretty stupid and got caught. Read on for further information on this case.

Daniel “KidPoker” Negreanu a GGPoker Ambassador

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Daniel Negreanu hasn't been part of Team PokerStars for a while now, and speculation was rife as to whether he would sign with another site. We now know: KidPoker has signed up with GGPoker. Find out more about his new ambassadorship and the way the site is promoting his presence.

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