Tag Archives: Poker Stars
- Calling the Clock: Alex Dreyfus the Visionary, Jason Somerville the Future and Matas Cimbolas the Heater
March 6, 2015
In this week’s poker round-up Lee Davy reminds you that the American Poker Awards were the dogs bollocks, the World Series of Poker Circuit sets a new Maryland record before going international, the Grinder launches another business venture, Jason Somerville joins PokerStars as Twitch goes online poker mental, RAWA is...
- Weekly Poll – Who got the better of the Amaya-Stars deal?
June 20, 2014
[polldaddy poll=8123067] One of the most controversial and intriguing business stories in the history of gambling industry took place when a blockbuster deal went down last Thursday, as Amaya Gaming Group acquires PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and the entire Rational Group and Oldford’s assets for astounding $4.9 billion. So we...
- Andrew Robl wins Aussie $100K Challenge; PokerStars pays Zoom players; Americas Cardroom pays record sum
January 29, 2013
If there ever was proof that poker is a game of multiple chances, Andrew Robl proved that during the recent Aussie Millions $100k Challenge when he won first place despite being the first player eliminated from the competition. Thanks to a new wrinkle in this year's event that allowed re-entries,...
- Emmett Mullin crowned UKIPT champion; Daniele Nestola wins LAPT
February 21, 2012
Ireland's own Emmett Mullin has won the UK & Ireland Poker Tour (UKIPT) after fending off a field of 698 players over five days at the Radisson Hotel in Galway, collecting the €100,000 ($143,451) top prize. Notably, the 26 year old won his seat to the €770 buy-in event via...
- Summer transfer window in full swing
July 20, 2010
The summer transfer window’s opened, and even the online gaming firms seem intent on getting involved as Unibet and PokerStars have both appointed new CEOs. PokerStars acted quickly to appoint former Dragonfish Managing Director Gabi Campos, who will start work in early October, whereas Unibet’s CEO Michael Nylander resigned to...
- Poker Stars new poker pro announcement
July 7, 2010
Joe Hachem and Joe Cada welcomed new poker pros David Williams and Vanessa Selbst to the Poker Stars team. Rebecca Liggero reports from the press conference and interviews the Poker Stars team on their new team members at the WSOP. To have CalvinAye.com cover your event send us info here.