Poker players who shockingly went broke
Categories: live poker, online poker, video Posted on: 17 Apr 2020 435 0

Poker players who shockingly went broke

In the poker world there are many instances where poker players go broke and bankrupt. These are the players that once had all the fame and glory in poker but lost all their money playing poker due to some poor choices. In this poker video we look at some poker...

Mafia impact on Las Vegas in early years
Categories: gambling history, offline casinos Posted on: 20 May 2020 415 0
Estimate reading time time: 14 min, 2674 words

Mafia impact on Las Vegas in early years

In 1829, an 18 year-old Mexican scout for the Antonio Armijo Trading Caravan was tasked with finding a new trade route to Los Angeles from Santa Fe, New Mexico. He came onto an oasis in the desert in his search. Brigham Young ordered 30 missionaries to construct a fort in...

Legendary gamblers: Amarillo Slim
Categories: documentary, live poker, video Posted on: 9 May 2020 403 1

Legendary gamblers: Amarillo Slim

Anything To Win: Amarillo Slim - The Ultimate Gambler (2006 GSN documentary). Thomas Austin Preston Jr. (December 31, 1928 – April 29, 2012), known as Amarillo Slim, was a professional American gambler known for his poker skills and proposition bets. Preston won the 1972 Main Event of the World Series...

Ultimatebeat - too much to lose
Categories: cheating, online poker, video Posted on: 30 Apr 2020 401 0

Ultimatebeat - too much to lose

A documentary about online cheating and fraud at ultimatebet and absolute poker - online poker sites. Founders developed software to see players cards, then stealed tens of millions of dollars in a scheme that was far reaching.

MIT Blackjack Team - blackjack card counting
Categories: blackjack, offline casinos Posted on: 12 Jul 2020 388 0
Estimate reading time time: 6 min, 1084 words

MIT Blackjack Team - blackjack card counting

While there is no telling what MIT's current crop of math geniuses are cooking up for the New England outpost of Encore, its opening does present a good time to revisit the groundbreaking blackjack team that upended casinos around the world and revolutionized the concept of advantage play. While card counting...

Expose high-end cheating tools for poker. Part 1 of 2
Categories: cheating, live poker Posted on: 3 May 2020 377 0
Estimate reading time time: 3 min, 559 words

Expose high-end cheating tools for poker. Part 1 of 2

This post reveals how highly sophisticated poker cheating tools operate in the real world. In 2015, I came across a thread in an underground forum discussing how a very sophisticated poker cheating system ripped someone off at a poker table. From what I understood at the time, the post being in...

The richest poker game
Categories: live poker, video Posted on: 22 Apr 2020 372 1

The richest poker game

This is the biggest poker story ever told known as The Company vs Andy Beal. This story is about how the elite poker players were competing against a single wealthy businessman. The Company was a group of pro poker players such as Doyle Brunson, Phil Ivey, Gus Hansen, Jennifer Harman,...

The Devilfish poker documentary
Categories: documentary, live poker, video Posted on: 24 May 2020 366 2

The Devilfish poker documentary

After a battle with bowel and colon cancer, one of Britain's most popular poker players who was instrumental in helping the game cross into mass culture has died. Dave 'Devilfish' Ulliott, 61, was one of the top skilled gamblers ever since taking the pastime in the 1980s following two prison...