Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Feds file Charges against Poker Pro for Running Pot Operation

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Feds file Charges against Poker Pro for Running Pot Operation
It turns out this poker pro is making a living from two different pots, that is, one's from poker, and the other is from another type of pot. Which one is giving him the most profit? It seems to be the latter, but because distributing drugs is against the law, he's been arrested and now he's going to pay big time for that. Earlier in February, poker pro Micah Raskin from Long Island got busted at a major marijuana raid. This time, he is facing additional federal charges for dispensing over 100 [...]

Synergy Blue Converts Orbital Knight s Mobile Games to Skill-Based Arcade Gambling Games

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Synergy Blue Converts Orbital Knight s Mobile Games to Skill-Based Arcade Gambling Games
Synergy Blue has announced an agreement to gamblify Orbital Knight’s mobile games, providing them with expanded game distribution in the casino world via Synergy Blue’s HAWG® (Hybrid Arcade Wager-based Gaming) platform

Monday, October 15, 2018

Meadowlands Racetrack asks for live race date reduction

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Meadowlands Racetrack asks for live race date reduction

Facing growing competition from venues in the neighboring states of Pennsylvania and New York, Meadowlands Racetrack in New Jersey has reportedly announced that it wants to offer only 68 live horseracing dates next year. Track desires ‘purse subsidy’: According to a Sunday report from the TapIntoHorses.net horseracing news website, the East Rutherford track will have […]

Triton Poker Releases Episode 3 of SHR Short Deck Cash Game - Tom Dwan Loses Big Once More

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Triton Poker Releases Episode 3 of SHR Short Deck Cash Game - Tom Dwan Loses Big Once More
It seems like Tom Dwan is having the worst luck ever at the Triton Poker Super High Roller cash game in Jeju, South Korea. Triton Poker Super High Roller Series 2018 Event info:Short Deck Cash Game 36 cards (2's thru 5's removed).Flush beats a full house.Ace acts as high (TJQKA) and low (A6789) for making straight (so acts as A and as 5).BUY-IN: ₩ 300,000,000 (≈$300,000) for 300,000,000 chips - unlimited re-entry On Episode 1, he lost a $2.3 million pot to Malaysian high roller P[...]

Tokyo government commissions casino impact study

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Tokyo government commissions casino impact study

In Japan, the prefectural government for Tokyo has reportedly hired professional services firm Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC to carry out an impact study on the possibility of bringing an integrated casino resort to the nation’s largest city. Positives and negatives: According to a report from GGRAsia, the move from the Tokyo Metropolitan Government was initiated […]

Sunday, October 14, 2018

Shorelines Casino Peterborough to open Monday, Oct 15

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Shorelines Casino Peterborough to open Monday, Oct 15

In Ontario, Canada, Great Canadian Gaming Corporation subsidiary, Ontario Gaming East Limited Partnership (OGELP), on Thursday, announced that on Monday, October 15, its Shorelines Casino Peterborough is scheduled to open its doors to the public for the first time. According to the official press release… The grand opening celebration, which will commence at 5pm at the new gambling facility on […]

Getting to know casino game inventor Geoff Hall

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Getting to know casino game inventor Geoff Hall

When it comes to casino games, there are traditional favorites like blackjack, that players like to play every time they visit a gambling venue. Over the years, individuals have tried to mix up game play and create new variations of traditional casino games to offer players something more. Geoff Hall is considered a top name […]

Saturday, October 13, 2018

BetBull Limited partnership for Wynn Resorts Limited

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BetBull Limited partnership for Wynn Resorts Limited

American casino operator Wynn Resorts Limited has announced that it has entered into a ‘strategic partnership’ with European digital sportsbetting operator BetBull Limited in order to take advantage of the budding sports wagering market in the United States. Acquiring a minority stake: The Las Vegas-headquartered firm used an official Thursday press release to detail that […]

Friday, October 12, 2018

Grand Lisboa Palace inks MoU with duty-free giant

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Grand Lisboa Palace inks MoU with duty-free giant

In Macau, casino operator Sociedade de Jogos de Macau (SJM), a subsidiary of SJM Holdings Limited, has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Beijing-based China Duty-Free Group (CDFG) to open a CDFG flagship store at the under-construction Grand Lisboa Palace. According to Asia Gaming Brief… CDFG will be the anchor tenant and will occupy 7,500 square meters (80,729 square […]

Microgaming announces new Cash of Kingdoms slot game

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Microgaming announces new Cash of Kingdoms slot game

With the help of Slingshot Studios, Microgaming, is ready to provide online slot fans with a new and exciting release. The top-rated software company has announced Cash of Kingdoms, a 5×3 reel slot with 15 paylines and adventure quest theme. Follow the Brave Heroes: Cash of Kingdoms was first teased by the brand during ICE […]

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Poker Showdown: Phil Ivey versus Justin Bonomo

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Poker Showdown: Phil Ivey versus Justin Bonomo
Two of the best poker pros in the game have battled heads-up just recently, and it's really interesting to watch and learn from them as they play a high-stakes match. Justin BonomoThanks to his consecutive and incredibly huge wins recently made just at the first half of 2018, Justin 'ZeeJustin' Bonomo currently sits at the 1st spot at the United States All Time Money List according to The Hendonmob website. His total live earnings are more than $43 million, and his Best Live Cash is a[...]

Microgaming introduces latest addition: Fortune Factory Studios

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Microgaming introduces latest addition: Fortune Factory Studios

Leading software development company, Microgaming, has added Fortune Factory Studios to its growing arsenal of independent game builders. The latest edition will develop exclusive content for the Isle of Man based firm, along with its already established Slingshot Studios, Triple Edge Studios and South Africa-based, Stormcraft Studios. According to the official press release… The new dynamic game building studio is […]

Bournemouth University and VAIX ai form a partnership to enable operators to viably increase player protection whilst maintaining a great experience for responsible players

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Bournemouth University and VAIX ai form a partnership to enable operators to viably increase player protection whilst maintaining a great experience for responsible players
How can Operators viably increase player protection and still provide responsible players with a great experience? It’s exactly this challenging question that Bournemouth University and VAIX

Final Qualifier Tonight! Win A Poker Package Worth $1,700! Expect Big Overlay!

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Final Qualifier Tonight! Win A Poker Package Worth $1,700! Expect Big Overlay!
Tonight at 20:00 GMT / 22:00 CET / 16:00 EST is your last chance to win a 2018 Battle of Malta package worth $1,700! The qualifier has a $10 buy-in (CLICK HERE FOR PASSWORD) and the top 5 players will win prize money and advance to the final table (only 10 players) this Sunday at 14:00 CET! The winner of the final table will get the following package: · €550 buy-in to the Battle of Malta Main Event Playing Day 1C. · 4 nights' accommodation at The Intercontinental Hotel 2[...]

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Triton Poker Releases Episode 2 of SHR Short Deck Cash Game - Tom Dwan Gets Stacked Again

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Triton Poker Releases Episode 2 of SHR Short Deck Cash Game - Tom Dwan Gets Stacked Again
Last week, Triton Poker released Episode 1 of their popular SHR Short Deck Cash Game in Jeju, South Korea, where Tom Dwan walked out after losing a huge pot worth $2.3 million to Paul Phua. This week, fans can finally get to watch the continuation as Triton Poker released Episode 2. The cash game event is still held at the same venue (Landing Casino in Jeju, South Korea), and still playing with the 36-card Short Deck Poker. Triton Poker Super High Roller Series 2018 Event info: Short De[...]

Helio Gaming goes live with We Are Casino

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Helio Gaming goes live with We Are Casino

Malta-based lottery engine, Helio Gaming, has entered into an agreement with Lisbon-based aggregator and platform provider, WeAreCasino. According to the press release… Under the terms of the agreement, the innovative lottery supplier will integrate its own-branded cutting-edge lottery games and wagering on international lotteries, which will be made accessible to the platform’s operator partners. Life-changing jackpots: By adding […]

partypoker LIVE MILLIONS UK Main Event won by Angelou-Konstas for �940,000

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partypoker LIVE MILLIONS UK Main Event won by Angelou-Konstas for �940,000
Ioannis Angelou-Konstas has been crowned the 2018 partypoker LIVE MILLIONS UK Main Event champion after five days of extreme poker action, taking home the partypoker trophy and a sweet sum of £940,000 ($1.2 million) as he topped a field of 1,014 players. The £5,300 ($6,956) tournament took place at Nottingham's Dusk Till Dawn card room, which was part of a week-long poker fest that featured a guaranteed prizepool worth £8.5 million ($11 million). £5,300 No-Limit Hold'[...]

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Scientific Games Corporation purchasing Don Best Sports Corporation

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Scientific Games Corporation purchasing Don Best Sports Corporation

A little over two weeks after joining the Global Lottery Monitoring System and American gaming machine and systems innovator Scientific Games Corporation has announced the signing of a deal that is to see it purchase Don Best Sports Corporation along with its DBS Canada Corporation subordinate. Acquisitions to bring ‘powerful new capabilities’: The Las Vegas-based innovator […]

Battle Of Malta Package Up For Grabs This Week!

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Battle Of Malta Package Up For Grabs This Week!
888poker will be giving away an Exclusive Battle of Malta package worth $1,700 to a "lucky" BankrollMob member this week! Here is some information: 1st Qualifier will run Wednesday, October 10 at 22:00 CET - Top 5 players advance to final qualifier. Click here for further information. 2nd Qualifier will run Thursday, October 11 at 22:00 CET - Top 5 players advance to final qualifier. Click here for further information. Final Qualifier will run Sunday, October 14 at 14:00 CET. 10 players f[...]

Rivers Casino Pittsburgh cancels iGaming plans

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Rivers Casino Pittsburgh cancels iGaming plans

In Pennsylvania, Rivers Casino Pittsburgh has reportedly pulled out of plans that would have seen it launch an independent online gambling service with its trio of licenses now set to be sold off to ‘qualified gaming entities’ that could encompass out-of-state operators. Decision reversal: According to a Thursday report from CalvinAyre.com, the casino owned by […]

Monday, October 8, 2018

Bobby Baldwin to Leave MGM Resorts at Year's End

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Bobby Baldwin to Leave MGM Resorts at Year's End
Bobby Baldwin, who became the 1978 WSOP Main Event champion, is going to leave his post as one of the executives for MGM Resorts International sometime "later this year." The company he has represented and worked so long for announced in a rather suspiciously short press release news. This left many to wonder whether the parting ways is from a mutual agreement or if the Oklahoman-born poker legend has been pushed out by force. Baldwin's Legacy to Poker and the Gambling IndustryIn 1982, Bobby [...]