Another major poker tournament will come to the Netherlands next year. In the fall of 2017, Holland Casino Rotterdam will host a World Series of Poker Circuit Event, as part of the build-up to the annual poker world championship tournament: the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas.

Currently, the 25th edition of the Master Classics of Poker is underway in Amsterdam. During last night’s player party three new members, Lex Veldhuis, Rob Hollink, and Peter Voolstra, were inducted into the Netherlands’ Poker Hall of Fame.

To further celebrate the 25th edition of the Master Classics of Poker in Amsterdam, Holland Casino introduced a special deck of cards containing the portraits of 52 inhabitants of the Dutch capital. Check out a behind-the-scenes impression of the photo shoot here.

What was the best casino of the Netherlands in 2016? Dutch gaming community OneTime invites you to help determine the winner of this year’s competition.

A Slovenian match-fixer who was caught with a suitcase full of cash at Schiphol Airport, now stands trial for money laundering.

Asked about the latest developments with regard to German online gaming regulation, Werner Becher, spokesman of the board of Malta-based online operator Interwetten, commented:

Recently a decision has been taken to update the legal framework. It still stands to be seen though how and when the latest decisions will be implemented.

Brazil’s Senate will vote on the country’s new gambling legislation on December 7, potentially bringing regulated gaming one step closer to the 200+ million inhabitants of the world’s fifth-largest nation.

The Ukrainian police busted an online gambling ring which operated eighteen websites and employed 120 people, including IT professionals and online games developers.