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Zynga now offering Real Money Poker through Facebook

RakeTheRake News RTR Dave January 27th, 2014

27th

Jan

Last spring, Zynga launched their highly anticipated real money poker client through the Party Poker network. Although only available to UK residents, some analysts speculated that Zynga Plus Poker would give the Party network a fairly big boost. After all, Zynga caters to millions of people who play social games. Nevertheless, Zynga Plus has been a flop and it’s brought very little traffic to Party Poker. But Zynga aren’t giving up and they recently unveiled a real money poker app on Facebook. The Zynga Plus Poker app on Facebook is still limited to those in the UK. However, there’s room …

Royal Poker Challenge plans to pay Winner $50 Million

RakeTheRake News RTR Dave January 25th, 2014

25th

Jan

Ever since the ISPT Wembley Stadium tournament, where ISPT predicted 20,000-30,000 players, only to see just 761 players turn out, we’ve been a little skeptical of bold declarations involving poker tourneys. So we hesitantly report that Royal Poker Challenge have announced a $1 million buy-in event where the winner earns a US$50 million prize. The Royal Poker Challenge tournament is set to take place at The Star Hotel in Sydney, Australia on March 30th. And according to the organization’s press release, this private tourney will feature members of the British, Danish, and Monaco royal family, several African and Asian monarch members, …

Weekly Flop: Dwan Denies $25m Pot, Raymer Seeks Investors, $2m Tourney Cancelled

RakeTheRake News RTR Dave January 24th, 2014

24th

Jan

Tom DwanIf the story of Tom Dwan winning a $25 million pot in Macau sounds too good to be true, that’s because it is… Greg Raymer has the attention of backers everywhere after announcing a big staking deal… Cheating was so rampant at the Borgata Winter Open that they had to cancel a $2 million guaranteed tournament. Find out more about the hottest poker stories in the Weekly Flop…

Third Turbo Championship of Online Poker (TCOOP) Offering $15m

RakeTheRake News RTR Dave January 23rd, 2014

23rd

Jan

PokerStars have just announced the third Turbo Championship of Online Poker (TCOOP), and it’s definitely a BIG event! From January 23rd to February 2nd, TCOOP will pay out $15 million guaranteed across 50 different tournaments. TCOOP starts off with a bang on January 23rd with a $750k NL Hold’em (6-max) tournament. The buy-in is $27, which is very reasonable for a tourney of this size. And this isn’t the only event with a low buy-in and huge prize pool available. Of course, some of the high buy-in tourneys are definitely worth playing too. The $2 million NL Hold’em Main Event …

Full Tilt Giving Out More Black Card Sponsorship Deals

RakeTheRake News RTR Dave January 21st, 2014

21st

Jan

Full Tilt Poker Black Card RakeTheRake rakeback

Full Tilt Poker’s first Black Card promotion has ended and 12 players ended up with lucrative sponsorship deals. Over the past six months, grinders competed in a variety of leaderboard contests, ranging from MTT and SNG boards to the FTOPS and miniFTOPS leaderboard competitions. Those who finished with the most points on each board received a sponsorship deal that includes the following perks…

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