China busts $250m illegal gambling junket operator
Categories: illegal, offline casinos 9 Nov 2021 98
Reading time: 1 min, 238 words

China busts $250m illegal gambling junket operator

Chinese officials continue to crack down on unlawful gaming. With China outlawing all kinds of gambling and prosecuting wrongdoers abroad, everything save the National Lottery is banned. Authorities in Heilongjiang and Jilin provinces have uncovered a criminal enterprise that provided junket services and transported Chinese high rollers to Tigre de Cristal,...

Archie Karas interview
Categories: gambling history, interviews, live poker, video 24 Apr 2021 105

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

Record-breaking Super Bowl bets
Categories: other games, sports betting 13 Feb 2021 106
Reading 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....

$2.4m bet on horse racing
Categories: sports betting 10 May 2021 106
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...

How do unfair casinos take advantage of players?
Categories: cheating, illegal, online casinos 5 Dec 2021 106
Reading time: 2 min, 464 words

How do unfair casinos take advantage of players?

If the casino is unfair, you will have numerous reasons to be concerned. Online casino cheating may take numerous forms. The most extreme kind of "unfairness" occurs when a casino implements unauthorized, programmed software. The issue is that the proprietors of such casinos have complete control over the proportion of...

Most popular online slots of 2020
Categories: online casinos, slots 23 Dec 2020 107
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.

Twitch will prohibit all gambling-related links and referral codes
Categories: online casinos 13 Aug 2021 107
Reading 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...

Wynn Resorts records  Macau's massive losses
Categories: offline casinos, other 6 Feb 2021 109
Reading 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...