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Poker News - Archive 2009-04
Antesvante Wins PokerStars Sunday Million

PokerStars saw a good turn out last night at their weekly Sunday Million. Over seven thousand five hundred players registered to compete in the tournament and with a buy-in of $200 plus $15 that created a prize pool of $1,518,000. Antesvante, who came out on top in the tournament, walked away with a nice prize of $213,459. (28/04)

Party Poker Advertisement Banned

UK gambling websites have been coming under fire recently by the ASA for their many different advertisements. It seems that every time a gambling site creates a new advertisement it is banned pretty soon after it is released. The latest online site to have an ad banned by the ASA is Party Poker. The online poker room created a new ad campaign for their $2 million prize pool game and it received one complaint before it was banned. (21/04)

WPT Confirms Two More European Stops

The World Poker Tour recently announced that there will be two more stops on the tour and both stops will take place in Europe. Barcelona and Cyprus will be the next locations of the WPT. Players can take advantage of these two additional stops to possibly earn a WPT title win. (17/04)

Devilfish Poker Launches Rake Race

Throughout the month of April the Devilfish Poker website will be working in conjunction with the ThisIsTheNuts website to offer Devilfish players a special rake race. The 30,000 Rake Chase will take place all month long and players will be able to earn extra rewards for the rest of the month. (14/04)

Ross Jarvis Wins Virgin Poker Festival

Last weekend the Newcastle Poker Festival took place at Aspers Casino and attracted two hundred players to compete in the event. One of those players competing in the two day poker event was Ross Jarvis. Jarvis is a writer for PokerPlayer magazine and managed to outlast the field and take the first place win. (09/04)

PKR Launches Upgrades to Poker Room

PKR is known as the 3D poker room, for its 3D video game like poker experience. Players can create their own character and play poker in 3D environments to really enhance the gaming experience. The online poker room recently announced they had added new features to their website. (07/04)

Sanzard Wins BodogLife $100,000 Guaranteed Tournament

BodogLife is an online poker room that gives away more than five million dollars every month. Players jump to the chance to win the cash given away at BodogLife and a good deal of the money earned comes from tournaments. Every Sunday BodogLife offers players a $100,000 guaranteed tournament and it was online player sanzard who won the latest edition of the tournament. (03/04)

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