Cryptocurrency is a concept that many are familiar with, especially those who play online poker and other kinds of online games.
This currency type is now being introduced in regulated banking by Bankera. This company launched an Initial Coin Offering or ICO on 28th
August, Monday. It is already known that cryptocurrency has certain unique features to offer, but this move will certainly bring it at a higher level of recognition along with other reliable forms of currency. Tony G of Bankera is credited with introducing this move. He has also mentioned his special interest in this concept as a Member of European Parliament. Players often have pitted their skills in poker to the financial implications of this currency, but Tony G definitely looks to be taking the concept and the currency and its applicability to new levels.
For the above possibilities to take place Bankera is being proposed to be recognized as a real bank with the banking regulations applicable to it. It will offer products like payment accounts along with debit cards, payment processing options, interbank rates for foreign exchanges and so forth. Continue reading Cryptocurrency For Online Poker
The professional poker players can lose a lot of money if they spend their earnings like hell.
This is what has happened to professional poker Erick Lindgren “E-Dog”. This poker player has filed for bankruptcy twice so far. The first time Erick declared that he was bankrupt in the year 2012. The second time Lindgren filed for bankruptcy was in 2015 and he has done this in Las Vegas.
Erick is a very popular poker player and has 2 World Series of Poker titles under his belt. He has also won the WOP and lost most of his earnings betting on sports. Lindgren is also the former member of the Full Tilt team. He was not able to pay the money back to his creditors after the Full Tilt team came to a grinding halt on Black Friday. Continue reading Erick Lindgren Says He Is Bankrupt
It is usually seen that big and famous poker plays such as European Poker Tour Grand Final’ undergoes hold up at the online nosebleeds.
But it cannot be said that it happens all time. This week also tells the similar story. Some of the biggest poker players attended the EPT 11 in Monaco while some other great poker players could not be seeing doing any good in poker festivals.
The Online Railbird Report of the last week discloses the names of the poker players who had who participated in EPT tournament. Viktor Isidur1 Blom is also one of them, and he did not only participate in the game but he became such a player who made million in just one day. Consequently, he got successful in topping the weekly leaderboard as he had made profit of $893,714 on PokerStar. If we talk about the player who became biggest loser of the week, it is Mr Blom because he had to lose $864,653; however, he could succeed in making paltry profit worth $29,061 this week.
Now, come to the real winner of the week, it is such a poker player who played 1,157 hands in full tilt 16 sessions. It is the Ben Sauce1234 Sulsky, and he could get successful to win $691,213. He jumped into $259,095, and he made victory in 4,000 hands in 35 sessions of the PokerStars. It is the place where he is known such a player playing under ‘Saucer123’. It is said that he is a player that has won one million this week. Continue reading Nosebleed Rules Over EPT Grand, Railbird Online Report Says
Daniel Negreanu is no stranger to poker wins, and this time he launched his online real-money poker in style on April 20 on the Amazon’s Twitch.tv in style and went on to win $50K. The session lasted three hours and Negreanu, won a total of $50,000 in ring games. He was interacting with thousands of watchers during the period while he played $400/$800 8-game on PokerStars.
Twitch was the first appearance for Negreanu, and he streamed it on PokerStars with play-money games. A staggering 150, 000 exclsuive viewers were netted with the broadcast which also fetched him subscribers numbering 4000. The Team PokerStars Pro members thanked Jamie Staples, new Friend of PokerStars, and Jason Sommerville of Team PokerStars Pro for helping him and making the Twitch a cool event.
Now Negreanu’s channel has accumulated an enormous 229,000 viewers and followers amounting to about 14,000. For Negreanu it was fun initially to stream his actions, as well as talk to the viewers in between, but the poker pro has the potential to turn out to be Twitch’s most famous poker play streamer.
However the “Kid Poker” really will have to work hard to do some catching with Somerville who is in the lead with his Run it Up!, on television has near about 5.9 million viewers as well as a stupendous 91, 000 fans. But for the present he can surpass Staples who has a viewership of 1.5 million and followers numbering 23,000.
The possibility of Negreanu streaming on a day to day basis like the other poker players mentioned above is remote though. But he seems to be enjoying the experience genuinely and was greatly excited by the $50, 000 he earned out of the experience. This was personally conveyed by Negreanu after he ended the first real money session on Twitch.