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Poker News - Archive 2012-01
Merge Gaming Network releases new online tournament series

The Merge Gaming Network is a large network of online poker rooms that are very popular with online gamblers. The network recently announced they have created a new online poker tournament that will be spread across the network beginning on March 4th. (31/01)

PokerStars and Joe Hachem part ways

Joe Hachem and online poker room PokerStars have had a successful relationship for the past six years but now the two are parting ways. Hachem has decided to stop playing around the world while representing the online poker room and stay closer to home. (26/01)

Titan Poker upgrades poker software

Titan Poker is a leading provider of online poker gaming options and they have now announced that their poker software has been upgraded. The online poker room decided it was time for an upgrade so their players will be able to enjoy improved loading and performance capabilities as they play online poker games and tournaments. (24/01)

Complaint filed by poker pros against UB

Just a few days ago, eight poker pros known for high stakes game play, decided to file a complaint against 6356095 Canada, Inc, which was called Excapsa Software which is part of the Ultimate Bet company. The group filed the complaint with the Regulated Industries Complaints Office in California. (19/01)

Merge Gaming Network announces bad beat jackpot hit

The Merge Gaming Network is a large poker network that connects many online poker rooms. The network offers players a Bad Beat Jackpot which is connected to all the online poker rooms so the jackpot available can get very large. The Merge Gaming Network recently announced that the jackpot was won this past weekend for $1 million! (17/01)

Carbon Poker bad beat jackpot reaches large proportions

Carbon Poker is a large online poker room that offers players many options when it comes to online poker. The site is one of many that offer a bad beat jackpot option. Players have the opportunity to win a nice jackpot if they lose with a bad beat hand. Currently the jackpot at Carbon Poker is just over the $900,000 mark. (12/01)

Randy Lew breaks poker world record

Randy Lew is a poker pro who makes his online home at top online poker room PokerStars. Lew decided he wanted to break a Guinness World Record and he was able to accomplish his goal. Lew is now the world record holder for the most online poker hands played in an eight hour time period while still showing a profit. (10/01)

New Jersey Government approves online poker

Chris Christie the governor of New Jersey has decided to approve online poker for the state. even though the governor has approved online poker for the state legislation will not begin until the next government session. (06/01)

Mystery Online Poker Player believed to be Phil Ivey

For the past few years an online poker player has shown up at PokerStars high stakes tables and earned nice payouts by playing good poker. The online poker player, known as RaiseOnce online, was recently seen at the high stakes poker tables at PokerStars and players are starting to suspect the mystery poker player is none other than Phil Ivey. (03/01)

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