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Crown Casino Employees Sentenced to Six Months Prison

Crown Casino Employees Sentenced to Six Months Prison

Three Australian employees of Crown Resorts could be released from a Chinese jail within months after being handed nine and 10-month sentences for gambling related offences in a Shanghai court.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/26/2017

Negreanu Fumes Over Player That is ‘AOL’

Negreanu Fumes Over Player That is ‘AOL’

“My absolute FAVORITE game Stud 8!” Daniel Negreanu is excited but fuming that players appear to be AWOL, or as Negreanu likes to call it, “AOL”.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/26/2017

Phil Hellmuth on Verge of Getting Record 15th WSOP Bracelet

Phil Hellmuth on Verge of Getting Record 15th WSOP Bracelet

With 14 World Series of Poker bracelets under his belt, Phil Hellmuth is looking to improve on his record when he comes back to the table Monday night. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/26/2017

‘Gamble-ing Man’: Nathan Gamble Wins $15K Pot Limit Omaha Hi-Lo

‘Gamble-ing Man’: Nathan Gamble Wins $15K Pot Limit Omaha Hi-Lo

Nathan Gamble defeated the 830-player field of the $15K Pot Limit Ohaha Hi-Lo event to win his first ever WSOP bracelet and $223,339 Sunday night. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/26/2017

Odds That 17 Crown Casino Employees Go to Prison at 99 Percent

Odds That 17 Crown Casino Employees Go to Prison at 99 Percent

Among those charged are three Australians, including Melbourne-based executive Jason O'Connor

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/25/2017

Poker Pro Tim Reilly Complains After Flopping Nuts

Poker Pro Tim Reilly Complains After Flopping Nuts

Reilly talks with Sarah Herring of PokerNews.com about his penalty

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/25/2017

England’s Chris Brammer Wins First WSOP Bracelet

England’s Chris Brammer Wins First WSOP Bracelet

Chris Brammer of England has won the Event #45 of the 2017 World Series of Poker, $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em.  He takes home $527,555, besting a field of 505.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/25/2017

Bookies Behaving Badly Part 17: ‘Bad Ass’ Granny Dubbed ‘320’, Refuses to Rat

Bookies Behaving Badly Part 17: ‘Bad Ass’ Granny Dubbed ‘320’, Refuses to Rat

Never gave up her own bookie even after facing prison time at 71

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/24/2017

Dmitry Yurasov Wins Six-Max Championship at 2017 WSOP

Dmitry Yurasov Wins Six-Max Championship at 2017 WSOP

Russian poker player Dmitry Yurasov earned several six-figure scores and over $1.2 million in career earnings

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/24/2017

Mike ‘The Mouth’ Matusow Still Going Strong in WSOP HORSE, Day in the Life of Negreanu

Mike ‘The Mouth’ Matusow Still Going Strong in WSOP HORSE, Day in the Life of Negreanu

"The Mouth" among 18 still in from field of 399

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/24/2017

Drugs, Bitcoin and the Deep Web with Silk Road Historian Eileen Ormsby

Drugs, Bitcoin and the Deep Web with Silk Road Historian Eileen Ormsby

Who is Eileen Ormsby and how did she become an authority on Silk Road and its history?

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/23/2017

Former Fugitive Linked to 1995 Gambling Murders Finally Convicted

Former Fugitive Linked to 1995 Gambling Murders Finally Convicted

A fugitive who was finally captured and arrested after being on the run for 16 years has now been charged with first-degree murder.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/23/2017

Ernie Bohn Wins $1500 Seven Card Stud Hi-Lo 8 or Better

Ernie Bohn Wins $1500 Seven Card Stud Hi-Lo 8 or Better

Ernest "Ernie" Bohn has defeated William Kohler to win the title in Event #40 of the 2017 World Series of Poker, $1,500 Seven Card Stud Hi-Lo 8 or Better.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/23/2017

Annette Obrestad Crushing or Being Crushed in WSOP Shootout?

Annette Obrestad Crushing or Being Crushed in WSOP Shootout?

Annette was ultimately knocked out of this event. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/23/2017

Pay Per Head Tips: 11 Time Saving Book Balancing Tips

Pay Per Head Tips: 11 Time Saving Book Balancing Tips

Any business needs to know how to balance their books and making a profit. Sportsbooks are no different. Bookies should know these 11 book balancing tips.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/22/2017

Fake Online Stores Used to Disguise Online Gambling Payments

Fake Online Stores Used to Disguise Online Gambling Payments

Seven sites are said to be ruses for "transaction laundering"

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/22/2017

Court Reinstates Convicted Mobster's 40-Year Sentence

Court Reinstates Convicted Mobster's 40-Year Sentence

The Second Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Thursday that U.S. District Judge Edward Korman overstepped his authority when he reduced sentence

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/22/2017

Former Taj Mahal to Offer Fantasy Sports When it Reopens as Hard Rock

Documents obtained by Legal Sports Report show that the Taj Mahal new owners intend to offer Fantasy Sports as part of its commitment to entice Millennials.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/22/2017

Gathering Important Information On Your Pay Per Head Players

Gathering Important Information On Your Pay Per Head Players

In any online betting business, getting the correct data is helpful.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/22/2017

A$11.3bn Merger Between Tabcorp and Tatts Group to Move Forward

A$11.3bn Merger Between Tabcorp and Tatts Group to Move Forward

The ACT says the merger will have "substantial public benefits."

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/22/2017

FA ends deals with gambling firms including Ladbrokes

FA ends deals with gambling firms including Ladbrokes

The Football Association has ended all sponsorship deals with betting firms following a three-month review process.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/22/2017

Daniel Negreanu, Phil Hellmuth Cash in on Another One

Daniel Negreanu, Phil Hellmuth Cash in on Another One

Daniel Negreanu witnessed yet another cash out at this year’s World Series of Poker, this time in the $10 Limit Hold’em Championship Event #38. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/22/2017

Inside the Numbers: 2017 WSOP at the Halfway Point

Inside the Numbers: 2017 WSOP at the Halfway Point

Another year, another impressive showing at the World Series of Poker (WSOP) at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. 

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/22/2017

2017 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Schedule Unveiled

2017 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Schedule Unveiled

SHRPO will take place Thursday, Aug. 3 to Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017 featuring its signature four-tournament finale, The Big 4

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/21/2017

How To Become A Reputable Pay Per Head Bookie

In this dynamic world, many bookies are busy looking for ways of making more income by expanding their business from their local pay per head bettors.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/21/2017

Man Accused of Leaving 6-Year Old Child in Van to Go Gamble in Casino

The crying child was found in a fourth floor garage parking lot by a casino employee.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/21/2017

Gambling Market in APAC 2017-2021: Top Drivers and Forecasts

Gambling Market in APAC 2017-2021: Top Drivers and Forecasts

Technavio market research analysts forecast the gambling market in APAC to grow at a CAGR of more than 7% during the forecast period, according to their latest report.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/21/2017

Poker Presenter Admits to Podcasting While on Mushrooms

Poker Presenter Admits to Podcasting While on Mushrooms

Former poker presenter Kristy Arnett admits she and her hubby once produced a podcast while high on mushrooms.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/21/2017

Daniel Negreanu Talks Today’s Low WSOP Buy-Ins ‘When Are the $20 Events’?

Daniel Negreanu Talks Today’s Low WSOP Buy-Ins ‘When Are the $20 Events’?

Negreanu remembers a time when $2000 buy-ins were the norm and anything under was unheard of

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/21/2017

11 Advantages of using Real Bookies Pay Per head Bookie Software

11 Advantages of using Real Bookies Pay Per head Bookie Software

Being a local bookie or an online bookmaker has so many challenges that sometimes make it a frustrating job. Online Per Head Service such as Real Bookies lessen that burden and make being an agent -- FUN AGAIN.

Submitted by Guest on, Jun/21/2017

Breaking News

House Approves Changes to Casino Gambling Compact in Connecticut

House Approves Changes to Casino Gambling Compact in Connecticut

The House of Representatives has approved amended agreements that could lead to Connecticut’s first casino on nontribal land.

 Why All Pay Per Head Businesses Need An Elaborate Business Plan

Why All Pay Per Head Businesses Need An Elaborate Business Plan

Do you want your bookie business to stand out?

Phil Ivey, Dave ‘Devilfish’ Ullioit Inducted Into Poker Hall of Fame

Phil Ivey, Dave ‘Devilfish’ Ullioit Inducted Into Poker Hall of Fame

Phil Ivey, one of the greats in the world of poker, and the late Dave “Devilfish” Ullioit have been inducted into the Poker Hall of Fame over the weekend.