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World Poker Tour (WPT) Season XVII is Finally Here

It is almost hard to believe that the World Poker Tour is now in the midst of their Season XVII schedule. Wow! Well, everything about the poker series is about to get even more exciting than it already is with the final few events preparing to wrap up ahead of the 2019 World Poker Tour […]

Zynga Poker Introduces New Spin and Win Mode

 Zynga Poker, one of the most popular mobile games, has recently announced that it will be adding a new tournament code called Spin & Win. This new tournament code not only raises the stakes of the game but also speeds things up quite a bit. One of the most notable aspects of the new mode […]

Ben Palmer Wins Inaugural World Poker Tour Venetian

For the very first time, the World Poker Tour (WPT) stopped at the Venetian in Las Vegas where it hosted some poker action. its $3,500 buy-in Main Event attracted a field of 734 entries which makes it one of the more lucrative events that have already gone down just a short while into 2019. Ben […]

Sandeep Pulusani, Ryan Tosoc Top Bay 101 Shooting Star

This year, the Bay 101 Shooting Star made history by running the flagship $5,200 tournament with special bounties as a stand-alone event for the very first time. The event had been under the banner of the World Poker Tour for around 15 years – this began in 2004 during the second season of the tournament. […]

World Poker Tour (WPT), Allied Esports to Expand into Mexico

A little over a week ago, the World Poker Tour (WPT) announced a five-year strategic partnership agreement with the Grupo Salinas-owned TV Azteca. This strategic alliance will bring WPT’s amazing content library to the rapidly growing Latin American online poker audience. Moreover, Allied Esports, a sister company of the World Poker Tour, has also entered […]

Viny Lima Wins Marathon WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open

The World Poker Tour (WPT) Borgata Winter Open final table finally came to an end after a two-month delay. As expected, the $3,500 buy-in tournament event was just as action packed as we had hoped with Viny Lima emerging the winner and walking away with the $728,430 cash prize. The tournament initially kicked off on […]

Pala Interactive Debuts New Social Casino and Poker for WPT

Leading online social casino and real money business-to-business (B2B) gaming provider, Pala Interactive on Tuesday, January 29 announced the launch of its social casino and poker for the World Poker Tour’s current ClubWPTTM sweepstakes-based subscription poker offering. The platform is considered to be one of the largest online poker sites in the United States thanks […]