Legendary gamblers: Arnold Rothstein
Categories: cheating, crime, gambling history Posted on: 22 Jan 2021 92 0
Estimate reading time time: 5 min, 890 words

Legendary gamblers: Arnold Rothstein

Rothstein was born in New York City on January 17, 1882, and saw his last classroom at age 16. He worked as a traveling salesman for a while, but he became drawn to a life of crime when he started hanging out in the neighborhood pool clubs. Rothstein started out...

The rise and fall of Full tilt poker
Categories: documentary, gambling history, online poker, video Posted on: 28 Dec 2020 90 0

The rise and fall of Full tilt poker

Full Tilt Poker was founded in 2004 and soon became one of the world's biggest poker site with many poker pros becoming the face of the business such as Phil Ivey, Mike Matusow, Chris Ferguson, Gus Hansen and many others. But issues started to emerge for Full Tit Poker from...

New €500 million Cyprus casino
Categories: offline casinos Posted on: 6 Mar 2021 90 0
Estimate reading time time: 1 min, 242 words

New €500 million Cyprus casino

Melco Resorts and Entertainment Ltd has announced that City of Dreams Mediterranean, an urban resort in Cyprus, will open in summer 2022. The Limassol project is set to be Europe's biggest IR, with plans to launch in late 2021, but the completion has been postponed due to the current Covid-19...

'Ndrangheta mafia involvement in gambling
Categories: crime, online casinos, sports betting Posted on: 15 Jan 2021 89 0
Estimate reading time time: 4 min, 799 words

'Ndrangheta mafia involvement in gambling

In Italy, the biggest Mafia trial in 30 years is set to start this week. 355 suspected participants and accomplices of the 'Ndrangheta crime syndicate are on trial. The reported criminal history of this organization includes murder, illegal gambling, and more. It is anticipated that more than 900 witnesses will...

Wynn Resorts records  Macau's massive losses
Categories: offline casinos, other Posted on: 6 Feb 2021 88 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...

The sports betting fake guru that makes $100K a day
Categories: crime, sports betting, video Posted on: 19 Jun 2021 87 0

The sports betting fake guru that makes $100K a day

Why gamblers pretending to be millionaires are fraudsters, why you shouldn't buy anyone's sports predictions, and why Mazi VS doesn't truly make his money from sports betting. Author explain why casinos and sports books eliminate anyone who has an advantage on the books and why it's extremely difficult for handicappers to...

Record-breaking Super Bowl bets
Categories: other games, sports betting Posted on: 13 Feb 2021 85 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....

Philippine gaming operators involved in prostitution ring
Categories: other Posted on: 4 Dec 2020 83 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...