One of the industry’s popular poker sites, Chan Poker, created and endorsed by Johnny Chan, 10 times World Series of Poker bracelet winner, has advised its players that it will not be operating anymore, effective immediately.
Players found a note: “All good things must come to an end... Chan Poker is closing" on the website, with details on how players could withdraw their funds. While it was made clear that all withdrawals would be honored, players were nevertheless advised to make them as soon as possible.
Chan Poker also stated that it was actively seeking a new partner to work with so that players could have their accumulated points honored. “For those who wish to continue playing online poker, know that we are actively seeking a partner to provide a new home that will honor your player point balances. We will keep you informed on developments on this front,” read the site.