Poker Revenue In Pennsylvania Shows Growth

More than 225 poker tables are running and doing business in Pennsylvania.


And according to the reports, a combined $5.05 million has been collected by all 225 poker tables in the state of Pennsylvania. This is the figures that have been released by officials of the state recently.

Last year in April, the poker rooms collected $5.01 million. The year-over-year gain was approximately one percent. In the first four months, the poker rooms have collected the amount of $20.38 million, which is 1.4 percent more in comparison to last year the same period. The revenue of poker has grown in every year of this year, except the month of February, which is an exception. Talking about the yearly revenue, then in the year 2016, poker rooms collected the total amount of $58.6 million. It was nearly $1 million more than what was generated in the year 2015.

The report of each poker room and its performance

Raymer Earns WSOP Cash After 11 Years

Greg Raymer was the last former champion to be left in the 2016 WSOP main event and he was not impressed that no other former champions were there to play against him during the last few stages of the main event.


He won the World Series of Poker event in 2004 and has last cash earning at the WSOP main event was in 2005. He had to wait 11 long years to win a cash prize for this prestigious event.

Raymer recalls the 2015 WSOP main event where he missed getting to the final table after a brutal hand against Aaron Kanter. He said that he was reading a media report about that big fight during the 2016 event and remembers how both of them were fighting to enter the final table as the last champ.

Issac Baron : A Passionate Poker Player

Issac baron is a male poker player. He basically belongs to melon park, California.


He is a very passionate and a player with very much love towards the game. He is very supportive and a great player. Whenever he is playing the game he is very much concerned and very much concentrated to the game. He also has a great love towards the city which he belongs to he has very much concern and love towards his home town which is in the California. His home town is the melon park this is a very beautiful and also a very colorful city. When he began with his career in the poker he started playing here only and he had also won many titles for his city he has represented his city in a very well way.

Andres Artinano wins US$383,800 in a day

Andres Artinarno

The first month of this year is coming to a halt, and in this week’s edition of Online Railbird Report, that deals with the high-stakes cash game action on PokerStars, they show the rise of Spain’s Andres “Educa-p0ker” Artinano, who has founded himself as the early favorite on the yearly leader-board.
Artinano is up US$ 718207 in 15148 hands more than sixty-seven sessions on the year and that is more than two times as much as his next nearest competitor. Last week, they reported that Artinano won US$ 366366, and he followed that up earlier this week by snatching US$351,841 in 1626 hands over 9 sessions. This comes out to a telling average win of US$ 216.38 each hand.
In the mean time, WRUUUUM came in the 2nd spot on the weekly leader-board after snatching US$ 141,986 in 2799 hands over thirty-four sessions, while Cobus83 was close behind in 3rd, up US$ 136763 in 2432 hands spread across fifteen sessions.

Swede Martin Jacobson is the winner of the Poker Main Event 2014

Martin Jacobson is the latest talking point in the poker world. Well, why not, he just won $10, 000, 000 the highest purse in the world of poker events.

Here are some facts that you would like know about him and to keep it for posterity.
Martin is a Swedish national and was born in 30 June 1987 in Stockholm, Sweden. He presently resides in London, England. Rise to stardom has not been rosy all the way and the tremendous amount of hard work he put up had paid off handsomely. Wining the main event in 2014 is not the first time he has tasted big time victory in the Poker game tournaments.  In 2013 he came across his first big cash at the Big One for One Drop High Rollers WSOP where he registered an earnings of $807,000.
It should be interesting to know that before coming to poker Jacobson was studying to become a chef.   In 2008 he earned his first live cash when he was third placed in the EPT event held in Hungary. In the European circuit he made three final tables during season 7which also include runner-up spot in Deauville and Vilamoura.  In 2009 he was the runner up in the World Poker Event conducted in Venice.