Delaware Sees Record Earnings

Delaware has seen record highs in a collection of online poker revenue and there is hope for more improvement as well.


The online economy for poker in this state reached a record breaking high in July. The summer months are usually less lucrative for online gaming sites, but the three sites owned by the Diamond state earned a lot of profits that was cumulative of the amount $281,000. The total dollars that were wagered amounted to 6.6 million in total.

Even though the state recorded high level earnings in the iGaming sector in the month of July, if you look at the comparative performance it is still disappointing. There has definitely been an increase as per the same period in 2015 as well as over July 2014. The main earners have been revenue in video lottery where the total earnings have been about $161,000 and poker has led to earnings amounting to $33,000.

Among the iGaming entities in the state poker lags behind other categories. Though the earnings in every category have gone up there was more expedited at the time when the online gaming regulations came into vogue in the Delaware State in 2012.

Kenny Hicks grabs Sunday million

There was a well known figure at the top of the results page of PokerStars Sunday Million this weekend, as Kenny Hicks survived a tough pack of 5727 to get his hands a 6 figure prize.

Hicks came out victorious in the early times of Monday, doing so with US$ 133405.67 to show for his win. His prize might have been more significant, but a contract was attained with 4 players remaining in US$ 215 buy-in tournament.
The contract involved, in the order they were did away with, “slayertompa” of Sweden ($100,420.20), “JanekJorgman” of Norway ($135,141.73), and “_m0ney2_89″ of Russia ($97,384.80). Astonishingly, Hicks went on to end the 2nd in the Sunday start on PokerStars for an extra US$ 21612 to make it an even more thrilling weekend for him.
“XingsMaster”  of Germany also had a gfeat Sunday thanks to pulling down the Sunday Warm-Up on PokerStars for a magnificent US$ 74828.91, while “StackedOff” of Canada secured a US$ 39217.50 payday by winning Sunday Rebuy.