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Engel Wins Second HPT Title and $162k

Engel Wins Second HPT Title and $162k

Poker pro also earns Player of the Year honors

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/13/2017

No Evidence Ashes Test Under Fixing Threat, Says ICC

No Evidence Ashes Test Under Fixing Threat, Says ICC

The ICC are taking allegations in a British newspaper about attempts to organise spot-fixing during the third Ashes test “extremely seriously” but do not think the match has been compromised, global cricket’s governing body said on Thursday.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/13/2017

New Jersey Online Casinos Pass $700 Million in Lifetime Revenue

New Jersey Online Casinos Pass $700 Million in Lifetime Revenue

New Jersey's legal online casinos managed an array of achievements during a strong November, including surpassing $700 million in lifetime revenue since legalization in November 2013.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/13/2017

Arrested Gambino Crime Family Members Were Operating Illegal Sports Betting Ring

Arrested Gambino Crime Family Members Were Operating Illegal Sports Betting Ring

Seven individuals were taken into custody Tuesday morning, charged with loansharking, drug dealing and illegal gambling.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/13/2017

Ben Marsh Wins 2017 MSPT Main Event

Ben Marsh Wins 2017 MSPT Main Event

The MSPT Season Final $1,100 Main Event at Canterbury Park - Racetrack & Card Casino attracted a record 493 entries, which surpassed the spring event (475 entries) as the largest major poker tournament ($1K+ buy-in) in Minnesota history.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/13/2017

Recommended Online Lotto Affiliated Programs: MyLotto.com

Recommended Online Lotto Affiliated Programs: MyLotto.com

AffiliateGuardDog.com had a posting asking for recommended online Lotto affiliate programs and the consensus appearing to be that MyLotto.com was among the most established and most reputable.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/13/2017

Bitcoin’s Skyrocketing Price Trigger Regulatory Warnings, Exchanges Raided

Bitcoin’s Skyrocketing Price Trigger Regulatory Warnings, Exchanges Raided

Bitcoin’s skyrocketing price has triggered a wave of warnings from regulatory institutions including The European Central Bank (ECB) .

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/13/2017

Poker Player Suing Caesars for Fraud: Claims Inappropriate Ban

Poker Player Suing Caesars for Fraud: Claims Inappropriate Ban

PokerNews.com is reporting that a poker player has filed a lawsuit against Caesars after the casino hit him with a ban to avoid honoring his Global Casino Championship seat.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/13/2017

Online Gambling Legislation Clears Committee Vote in Michigan

Online Gambling Legislation Clears Committee Vote in Michigan

The US state of Michigan could be the next to allow legalized online gambling following in the footsteps of Nevada, Delaware, New Jersey and, more recently, Pennsylvania. 

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/13/2017

Racetracks May Soon Start To Offer Online Gambling In New Jersey

Racetracks May Soon Start To Offer Online Gambling In New Jersey

For a long time, online gambling is only for a New Jersey Casino that has a license. Most players will access the site from wherever they are.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/13/2017

Winklevoss Bros: Bitcoin Like Gold 2.0

Winklevoss Bros: Bitcoin Like Gold 2.0

Tyler Winklevoss and Cameron Winklevoss, co-founders at Gemini, discuss the positives of bitcoin, the cryptocurrency's potential to disrupt gold, and the potential for a further twentyfold increase in the price of bitcoin.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/13/2017

7 Arrested in Mafia Bust Tied to Gambling

7 Arrested in Mafia Bust Tied to Gambling

Federal authorities say they've charged seven men in a racketeering bust targeting illegal gambling and other mafia-related activities on Long Island.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/13/2017

Online Gambling’s Biggest Scrooges

Online Gambling’s Biggest Scrooges

This week we look at the latest attempt to ban online gambling: A desperate plea for the US Department of Justice to change their opinion!

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/13/2017

Poker Pro Mike Matusow: ‘All Dems are Evil’

Poker Pro Mike Matusow: ‘All Dems are Evil’

Following the loss of Republican Judge Roy Moore in the special election for Senator of Alabama, poker pro Mike Matusow went on a Twitter rampage.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/13/2017

Bitcoin Transaction Costs Skyrocket Above $20

Bitcoin Transaction Costs Skyrocket Above $20

There is a worry among online gambling operators and some gamblers themselves that fees tied to the crypto-currency Bitcoin are getting too high for comfort.  On Tuesday, it was reported that Bitcoin transaction fees had shot above $20.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2017

Action Betting Brings Live In-Play Wagering to the Next Level

Action Betting Brings Live In-Play Wagering to the Next Level

SBTech on Tuesday announced the launch of Action Betting as an addition to its wide range of LIVE IN-PLAY WAGERING products.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2017

Price Per Head for College Football Bowl Games

Price Per Head for College Football Bowl Games

There are plentiful Price Per Head platforms available for betting on the upcoming College Football Bowl games.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2017

Online Casino Shuts Down Just Weeks After Launching

Online Casino Shuts Down Just Weeks After Launching

An online gambling website started by National Hockey League (NHL) player Sami Helenius has shut down just weeks after launching.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2017

Betgenius Partners With NairaBet

Betgenius Partners With NairaBet

Betgenius, the leading supplier of sophisticated sportsbook technology to regulated bookmakers and lotteries, has been selected as the primary in-play trading partner of NairaBET, Nigeria's pioneering sports betting brand.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2017

What is Immersive Roulette Online?

What is Immersive Roulette Online?

Immersive roulette online allows players to interact with professional dealers while enjoying their favorite casino game.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2017

2018 World Series of Poker Schedule Released

2018 World Series of Poker Schedule Released

The 49th annual World Series of Poker (WSOP) released its event schedule for the summer of 2018, 29 May through 17 July to be more precise.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2017

Credit Card Scammer Pleads Guilty But Declares Bankruptcy Due to Gambling Losses

Credit Card Scammer Pleads Guilty But Declares Bankruptcy Due to Gambling Losses

A Connecticut man has pleaded guilty to his role in a credit card scam that racked up almost $166,000 in debt.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2017

Bitcoin 'Mania' Driven By Assets Not Linked To Central Banks Says Portfolio Manager

Bitcoin 'Mania' Driven By Assets Not Linked To Central Banks Says Portfolio Manager

R.J. Gallo, Federated senior portfolio manager, and Hans Olsen, Stifel global head of investment strategy for wealth and management, discuss the investing environment ahead of the Fed's two-day meeting.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2017

Cyber Attacks and Falling Prices Just Two Days Into Bitcoin Futures

Cyber Attacks and Falling Prices Just Two Days Into Bitcoin Futures

Cboe's Bitcoin futures fell slightly after soaring in their first full trading day Monday.  A number of exchanges were down as a result of apparent cyber attacks as well.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2017

Firm Buying Revel Casino for $200M

Firm Buying Revel Casino for $200M

A Wall Street ratings firm says a Colorado company is buying Atlantic City’s former Revel casino for $200 million, but the mercurial owner of the shuttered casino insists there’s no deal.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2017

Impeccable Advice On Becoming A Renowned Bookie

Impeccable Advice On Becoming A Renowned Bookie

If there is a field that you’ll start today and tomorrow to become a star is online bookie software business. It hasn’t been so for long though. When pay per head software was launched, it was evident that the software will help create billionaires.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2017

How To Become A Bookie From Your Home

How To Become A Bookie From Your Home

Do you love sports? Are you passionate about gambling? Do you now want to see whether your love and passion can give you some money? It is possible.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2017

5Dimes Online Poker Room Down for More Than a Month

5Dimes Online Poker Room Down for More Than a Month

The Grand Poker Network, servicing 5Dimes, Vietbet, Sportbet, Island Casino and more, has been offline since the first week in November.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2017

Timothy Adams Wins 50k Super High Roller in Prague

Timothy Adams Wins 50k Super High Roller in Prague

Timothy Adams was a huge dominating stack coming into play today, but that didn't necessarily mean he thought he'd win.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2017

$6 Million Won in Poker Tournaments This Year and Still No Trophy

$6 Million Won in Poker Tournaments This Year and Still No Trophy

Daniel Dvoress has had a remarkable year in poker, with over $6m in tournament earnings and over $3m in just the last year alone, but he is still to capture that trophy.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2017

Breaking News

January Crypto-Slump Continues With Some Bright Spots Tuesday Evening

Nearly all of the top 68 cryptocurrencies have witnessed a decline during the month of January with some bad news hitting hard Tuesday as South Korea regulators consider banning exchange trading and while rumors of banks blocking cryptocurrency charges were running rampant.

Capital One Blocks Cryptocurrency Purchases With Its Card as Bitcoin Hits Biggest Low in Weeks

Capital One Blocks Cryptocurrency Purchases With Its Card as Bitcoin Hits Biggest Low in Weeks

Tuesday was not a good day for Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as nearly all of them witnessed sharp declines on the day.

Vegas Gambling Revenue Hits All Time Low

Generating $26 billion in total revenue, Nevada gaming regulators say it is a new record low for Vegas.