Archie Karas interview
Categories: gambling history, interviews, live poker, video Posted on: 24 Apr 2021 87 1

Archie Karas interview

Archie Karas, a gambler who started with $50 in 1995 and made it into $40 million in three years, only to lose it all in three weeks. Man with one of the most outstanding streaks in gambling history tells his life story. Article about Karas

Most popular online slots of 2020
Categories: online casinos, slots Posted on: 23 Dec 2020 88 0
Estimate reading time: less than 1 min, 146 words

Most popular online slots of 2020

If you’re looking for the most popular games giving players the most prizes and entertainment then look no further. This rating is based on slottracker.com data.

$2.4m bet on horse racing
Categories: sports betting Posted on: 10 May 2021 88 0
Estimate reading time: less than 1 min, 156 words

$2.4m bet on horse racing

Jim "Mattress Mack" McIngvale, a business magnate from Houston, Texas, raised his original Kentucky Derby bet on Essential Quality(horse name) from $500,000 to $2.4m by the time the colt reached the starting gate, so he could have won $6m. He wouldn't get any of it back. Essential Quality, the 5-2 favorite, finished...

Twitch will prohibit all gambling-related links and referral codes
Categories: online casinos Posted on: 13 Aug 2021 89 0
Estimate reading time time: 2 min, 299 words

Twitch will prohibit all gambling-related links and referral codes

Twitch, the most popular live streaming network for gamers, posted a Creator Update on Wednesday, announcing that any links and referral codes to roulette, dice games, and slots on their site will be prohibited. On Tuesday, August 17th, the new restrictions will take effect. Twitch has announced that posting links or...

Daniel Negreanu vs Phil Hellmuth live challenge
Categories: live poker Posted on: 8 Mar 2021 91 0
Estimate reading time time: 2 min, 345 words

Daniel Negreanu vs Phil Hellmuth live challenge

In a live heads-up highstakes duel later this month(March 16th), Daniel Negreanu and Phil Hellmuth will face off, and the bookies have DNegs as the clear favorite to beat his old friend. Negreanu is now at 1.61 in PokerShares, which is -164 in the US system and around 2/3 in UK...

Philippine gaming operators involved in prostitution ring
Categories: other Posted on: 4 Dec 2020 92 0
Estimate reading time time: 2 min, 421 words

Philippine gaming operators involved in prostitution ring

In the Philippines, team members of online gaming operators were arrested for their participation in prostitution rings. Three raids by the National Bureau of Investigation on prostitution dens that offer facilities to staff members of the Philippine Gaming Offshore Operators have been carried out over the past month (POGO). A Quezon...

Record-breaking Super Bowl bets
Categories: other games, sports betting Posted on: 13 Feb 2021 93 0
Estimate reading time time: 3 min, 577 words

Record-breaking Super Bowl bets

This year's Super Bowl proved once again to be America's favourite football game. The 55th Super Bowl was played at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, and released on Sunday, February 7, in front of a live audience of more than 24,000 viewers and millions of fans behind TV screens....

14 times lottery winner
Categories: lottery Posted on: 17 Aug 2021 94 0
Estimate reading time time: 6 min, 1215 words

14 times lottery winner

If you ask a clever advantage player about the lottery, he'll most likely laugh in your face. It doesn't take James Grosjean to figure out that the lottery is just for suckers, dreamers, and grandmothers. After all, winning the ultimate prize has a 1 in 292-million chance of happening. To...

Wynn Resorts records  Macau's massive losses
Categories: offline casinos, other Posted on: 6 Feb 2021 95 0
Estimate reading time time: 1 min, 206 words

Wynn Resorts records Macau's massive losses

Wynn Resorts posted $686 million in operating income for Q4, a decrease of almost 59 percent from $1.65 billion registered for the same time in 2019. The net loss was $269.5m, a dramatic rise from the previous year's net loss of $72.9. For Q4, adjusted property EBITDA was $69.8m, compared to...