Smaller Online Poker Player Pools Reduce Online Global Traffic

In the last 1/3rd part of the April, it has been noticed that the world online poker has received lesser traffic than the previous time; and it is also expected that this slowdown in global online poker traffic will keep decreasing. It has been found in the investigation that the biggest reason behind the decreasing traffic of world online poker is the disjointed online poker networks, especially those networks which have been largely closed off American player pool.

PokerScout is the source that has disclosed data indicating the slowdown of the traffic of the poker sites of world. The running average of the last seven days from April 21 to April 28 discloses that the traffic of the cash game of the poker sites of the world for the ring game players has reduced 12.6 % year-over-year while if it is compared with same duration of the year 2013, it is 20.4 percent. And three years back, the fall is 21.3 percent.

It can be understood easily if we analysis the number of players who played the game in different years during April from 21 to April 28. In this year, the number of the players has been counted as 41,139; last year, 47,075 players participated in to the game; 51,677 players played in the year 2013, while in 2012, the number of the players was 52,242.

Thus, the decline in the number of player is visible obviously. This decline in the traffic of the world poker has also affected to the sum liquidity of cash game too. It has reduced 8 percent if it is compared to the last. The fact has been reported by the pokerScout in its traffic report of April 25. The figures indicate towards the great fall of the market which is coming-down to the bottom