The second day of this year’s PCA $100,000 Super High Roller was completed with just seven players left to contend for the title.Here is a little more information about what could be expected from today’s finale of the $100,000 Super High Roller.

By filing with the Supreme Court, opponents of the project hoped to overturn a First Circuit Court of Appeals ruling from last summer.The Supreme Court traditionally approves for review a very small portion of the average of 9,000 cases it receives.

A convention and entertainment center will open doors at ilani Casino Resort in the heart of Southwest Washington in April, Kara Fox LaRose, President and General Manager of the resort, has told The Business Journals.The complex will have its ribbon cut precisely a year after the official opening of the adjacent casino resort.

A group of Finnish scholars is planning to conduct somewhat unusual research, the results from which could help in curing problem gambling behavior, Finnish news outlet Yle has reported.The nasal spray’s effects on people with gambling addiction have not been explored before.

Julian Carroll has resubmitted a bill to legalize sports betting in anticipation of PASPA being overturned.” With a motive behind his legislative push, Carroll reconfirmed that tax revenue from any new sports betting would support pensions and civil services.

A self-excluded gambling customer with problem behavior said he was contacted by the online casino he had banned himself from to claim a £100 prize at a time he was battling his addiction, The Mirror reports.Several weeks after banning himself from playing at the online casino, the player received a text message that invited him to return to the gaming website and claim a £100 prize.

Most recently, the Gibraltar-based gaming company signed Martin Jacobson, 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event champion, who’ll join Dominik Nitsche and Chris Moorman on the 888poker Team.In 2014, Jacobson navigated a field of 6,683 players to make that year’s November Nine, albeit as the short stack.

Five UK-facing online gambling operators may lose their licenses due to serious anti-money laundering and player prevention failings, the UK Gambling Commission confirmed on Friday.The Commission’s letter was distributed in the wake of the regulator’s recent compliance assessment activity.

The Driving Arkansas Forward group believes that the additional amount of $45 million could be raised for the Arkansas Department of Transportation each year, if the proposed casino expansion is approved.Driving Arkansas Forward will have to turn in 84,859 valid signatures in order for the casino expansion proposal to qualify for the ballot.

Though that hardly constitutes “high stakes” in a poker world where players can regularly be found trading six-figure pots, it still sets a bar that tends to differentiate recreational players from pros.“The addition of NL800 and PL800 had contributed to short-handed games and slightly faster loss rates of recreational players at our higher stakes.

Las Vegas oddsmakers expect all four home teams to win this weekend as the NFL playoffs get underway.Will Alex Smith be the quarterback who finally leads the Kansas City Chiefs back to the Super Bowl?

Despite some massive tournament wins in recent years, Erick Lindgren is being sued by PokerStars for more than $ Former Full Tilt poker pro Erick Lindgren is being sued by the Rational Group, parent company of both PokerStars and Full Tilt, for more than $2.

Five state chief ministers met Myanmar Vice President Henry Van Thio in late December to discuss the matter and potentially convince the high ranking lawmaker of the benefits from legalized casino gambling.Under the country’s Gambling Law from 1986, the operation of casino gambling services is strictly prohibited.

Poker players from around the world will descend on the Atlantis Paradise Island Resort in Nassau, Bahamas, for the 2018 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure, which runs from Jan.Christian Harder, an American pro with over $4 million in lifetime live tournament winnings, is the defending main event champion.

Adrian Mateos edged out Bryn Kenney, 2017’s winningest tournament poker player, by just 26.65 points to become the 2017 GPI Player of the Year.

A previously approved ban on the provision of online casino and poker services within Uruguay’s borders officially became effective on January 1.The online gambling ban does not include sports betting.

The Strip resort’s owner has pointed out that they wanted to make it appealing to leisure and corporate guests hence the casino’s closure.Here it is important to note that the casino facility at the property was shuttered in the summer of 2017 as part of its planned renovation.

Malaysian integrated resort developer and operator Genting Group has recently revealed plans to invest around €105 million into building a casino resort in Andorra.The tiny European nation snuggled between Spain and France is currently reviewing proposals from interested bidders for a single casino license.

The New Year brought with it the end of the annual race to become online poker’s biggest cash game winner of 2017.Two players finished with seven-figure profits, with BERRI SWEET ($1,769,395) edging out Timofey “Trueteller” Kuznetsov ($1,454,838) for the honor.

After having read Molly Bloom’s autobiography, I was excited to see the public premiere of “Molly’s Game” on Christmas Day.Like so many Hollywood dreams that begin in a bar, she was soon discovered by a man who ran an underground high-stakes poker game for wealthy businessmen and celebrities.