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Online Poker Sees Surge in US Traffic

US facing online poker group the Winning Poker Network has seen a 58% surge in traffic this year, according to poker monitor PokerScout.

The stats on PokerScout revealed that WPN has seen its traffic increase from 300 players on a seven day average at the end last year to 475 players on average. Sites using the WPN include America's Cardroom and Black Chip Poker.

Because of the increase, WPN is now the third most popular poker network servicing America, trailing only Bovada and Merge for average number of players.