Monday, September 24, 2018

Macau posts improved August visitor numbers

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Macau posts improved August visitor numbers

Macau reportedly chalked up an 18.7% increase year-on-year in visitor numbers last month as some 3.4 million people travelled to enjoy the former Portuguese enclave’s extensive selection of shops, hotels and casinos. Year’s biggest rise: According to a report from GGRAsia citing official information from the city’s Statistics and Census Service, the August tally represented […]

Doug Polk announces in Youtube video, �I�m not gonna play poker anymore�

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Doug Polk announces in Youtube video, �I�m not gonna play poker anymore�
It doesn't surprise a lot of us that doing one thing for a long time can lead to boredom, but if it allows one to earn money, then it wouldn't be such a bad thing, right? However, for one poker pro, he believes he's done playing the game. In fact, he even announced it in his Youtube channel recently. Doug Polk said he doesn't enjoy playing poker anymore, and because of that, he said he's done with the game he had professionally played for almost 10 years. The 20[...]

Sunday, September 23, 2018

Mississippi casino revenue spikes as sports betting debuts

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Mississippi casino revenue spikes as sports betting debuts

The regulations having taken effect on July 22, Mississippi’s launch of sports betting is already proving to benefit brick and mortar casinos in the state where overall casino revenue increased significantly in August. PASPA unconstitutional: In an effort to be among the first states in the nation to legalize sports betting, the Mississippi Gaming Commission […]

Erkut Yilmaz earns WPT Borgata Poker Open win

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Erkut Yilmaz earns WPT Borgata Poker Open win

A total of 1,075 players registered to compete in the WPT Borgata Poker Open, with Erkut Yilmaz ending up the event champion. Yilmaz would hold the chip lead going into the final day and after defeating TK Miles in the final round, would eventually earn the first-place finish. Tough Competition: Several big name players were […]

Saturday, September 22, 2018

FanDuel Incorporated reverses New Jersey non-payment decision

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FanDuel Incorporated reverses New Jersey non-payment decision

After earlier refusing to pay out on twelve bets it declared had been placed during an 18-second computer glitch on Sunday, New Jersey sportbook operator FanDuel Incorporated has now reportedly relented by announcing that it intends to honor every one of the contentious wagers. Decision includes $82,000 won on NFL wager: According to a Thursday […]

Friday, September 21, 2018