If you hav a routine of playing online on Winamax and you have not been able to play since yesterday morning, you should read what follows before tilting further.
As a matter of fact, it has been impossible to connect to the French online Poker market leader servers since roughly yesterday 10:30am. The reason is somehow unusual as some key Orange telecommunications installations have been vandalised bringing down a huge part of the South Paris area Internet network including two French departments. The damage happens to be so severe that the Internet provider initially announced that it would take them until Saturday afternoon to bring back online thousands of clients including private individuals and many companies among which Winamax with its servers that happen to be physically located in that area. By now, there are maybe hopes to get everybody back online for Thursday night as Poker News France reported but it seems the situation is already improving today.
The most efficient way follow updates about this weird bad beat seems to be Twitter, through the Winamax and Orange accounts or by following #fibercut.