Tag Archives: Online Poker
- Ace2Three gets on fantasy sports train with Fan Fight investment
June 16, 2017
Indian rummy website Ace2Three is planning to invest INR10 million ($155,195.50) in real-money fantasy sports portal Fan Fight, which is launching soon. On Friday, GLaws.in reported that Head Infotech Pvt. Ltd. founder and CEO Deepak Gullapalli has paid INR2.5 million ($38,798.87) for 2,500,000 Series A preference shares in the Gurgaon-based...
- India’s Telangana mulls classifying online poker, rummy as gambling
May 26, 2017
Online poker and rummy may soon be classified as gambling in one of India’s states. The government of Telangana is reportedly looking to place the two card games, which are currently considered as skill games in the country, with other forms of gambling and betting. According to local media outlets,...
- The worlds’ largest poker forum TwoPlusTwo gets hacked; personal data compromised
January 10, 2017
The world's biggest poker forum, TwoPlusTwo, has been hacked with over 400,000 members personal data stolen, including the potential to decode passwords. Hackers have successfully breached the security systems of the world's largest poker database, TwoPlusTwo, taking personal data stored on personal accounts. Earlier today, management from the forum sent...
- Senate finally adopts France’s online poker liquidity sharing deal
October 3, 2016
After months of waiting, France has finalized the bill that will allow its online poker liquidity sharing deal with other European countries to finally push through. The French Parliament adopted—by a Senate vote—last week the Projet de loi pour une Republique numerique, or the digital bill, which advocates more open...
- European Online Poker Desegregation Moves Closer to Finality After Senior Heads of Europe’s Gaming Regulators Meet in Paris
September 19, 2016
The prospects of the desegregation of the ring-fenced European online poker markets took a step closer to finality after a meeting of the minds in Paris. Adrian Mateos Diaz is one of the most promising poker players in the world. Ranking high amongst his accomplishments are victories in the World...
- Delta Corp forays into online gambling with Adda52.com purchase
August 31, 2016
India’s largest gaming and hospitality company is taking a $7 million punt on the online gambling space. Delta Corp. announced on Wednesday that it is acquiring 26 percent of shares in Gauss Networks Pvt. Ltd., the company that owns and operates India’s largest poker site Adda52.com. In a filing to...
Law panel leans towards regulating gambling in India
March 20, 2017
India’s Supreme Court taking another look at sports betting
April 28, 2017
Owners’ spat puts India’s Spartan Poker in legal jeopardy
January 16, 2017