888Poker suspends 77 players for unauthorized software use and collusion

Always committed to offering its players a safe and responsible gaming environment, 888poker reaffirms its mission with a crackdown on software programmed to create an illegal advantage to the detriment of players. Thanks to sophisticated and innovative monitoring tools, the 888 poker room has in fact detected a series of abusive behaviors implemented in MTT tournaments by a group of players, suspected of having used unauthorized software and of having adopted collusive with other players.

Pending further investigations in progress, 888poker has meanwhile suspended the 77 accounts to continue to guarantee fair and equal gaming conditions for all its players. In parallel, the 888 poker room is working to identify players harmed by misconduct, in order to compensate for any losses incurred as a result of such misconduct.

“We are very proud of our continued progress in tackling fraudulent behavior at the tables. We understand how important this is to players and we are proud to be at the forefront of ensuring that 888poker provides a safe, fair and enjoyable gaming environment for everyone. We will continue to use a combination of AI, industry know-how and state-of-the-art monitoring tools to further clamp down on malpractices such as BOTs, illegal software and collusion, making 888poker an even safer and more honest gaming platform for everyone poker lovers,” said Amit Berkovich, Head of Poker at 888poker.