If you’ve ever watched popular poker streamer Lex Veldhuis play cards, you may have wondered if you were about to witness someone have a heart attack, live in real time.(Image: PokerStars)On October 28, Veldhuis tweeted out that he’d have to cancel a meet and greet with fans after he collapsed on the street, leading to this hilarious jab from poker legend Doyle Brunson.
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Following a short soft launch period, DraftKings has officially started offering online sports betting in New Jersey through an app available on mobile devices.The first bets were taken in June, and a month later, mobile betting was permitted.
Residents of the Indian state of Goa might be banned from local casinos from next year, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Friday.The state currently has 15 operational casinos – six riverboat ones, floating across the Mandovi River, and nine onshore ones located at luxury five-star hotel resorts.
He is from Beckley and prior to his appointment at the West Virginia Lottery he worked as an attorney at his hometown for nearly four decades.Justice about his decision after the Thursday soft opening of a sportsbook at Hollywood Casino in Charles Town, the state’s first legal sports betting facility following the legalization of wagering on sports in West Virginia and the annulment of a long-standing federal ban on sports betting.
The final starting flight of the WSOP Main Event is usually the busiest.8 million as well as for a shiny gold bracelet, known to be the most coveted non-monetary prize in poker, and of course the WSOP Main Event Champion title.
The expansion project was completed a year and a half after the hotel and casino resort opened doors in Prince George’s County, Maryland.The move saw the addition of a larger poker room, 285 slot machines, and off-track horse betting, which MGM National Harbor will conduct in partnership with the state Jockey Club.
Customers line up to place bets at Meadowlands Racetrack on July 14, 2018, the first day of operation for the track’s new sportsbook.Numbers coming in already appear solid when compared to the other sportsbooks in New Jersey.
If you were watching and didn’t know what was going on, you might have assumed Petangelo and Fox, two established pros with more than $3.(This tournament was the first WSOP bracelet event to use a 30-second shot clock.
Nine of the 13 casinos in Pennsylvania applied for online gambling licenses by a Monday deadline, according to a release by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB).The Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem is among the nine casinos in Pennsylvania that have applied for online gambling licenses.
A tech-savvy Finnish teenager who defrauded a Malta-based online casino out of €138,000 was given on Monday a suspended sentence of one year and eight months, local news outlet Yle reported.As Casino News Daily reported last month citing Yle, the observant teen was found to have spotted and exploited a technical glitch at an unnamed online casino, based and licensed in Malta.
He bested a field of 7,874 that included 2009 Main Event winner Joe Cada at the final table.When Cynn, Miles, and Michael Dyer started three-handed play on Saturday, Cynn was second in chips, more than 110,000,000 between him and the chip leader Miles.
The Indiana native took down the Partypoker Caribbean Poker Party $25,500 event in the Bahamas to win $2 million, the first massive score of his career.Roger Teska built a lead that couldn’t be touched at the Partypoker Caribbean Poker Party $25k event, which won him $2 million.
The Asian Poker Tour is continuing to expand into new markets, announcing that it will be hosting an event in Taipei, Taiwan next year.The Asian Poker Tour is planning to host its first ever event in Taiwan in February with the Chinese Texas Hold’em Poker Association.
Heading into the final table of the 2018 Big One for One Drop (BOFOD) million-dollar buy in championship, Justin Bonomo has a massive chip lead.Already a bracelet winner at WSOP 2018, Justin Bonomo is poised for a possible repeat performance and a $10 million payday if he takes first in the Big One for One Drop, which is now down to six players.
The introduction of a shared poker player pool in New Jersey didn’t bring huge new revenue.The first month of online poker operations under a new shared liquidity agreement with Nevada and Delaware hasn’t produced any significant spike in industry profits.
In the least shocking news you’ll read all day, Anthony Zinno made a final table.Anthony Zinno made the WPT Choctaw final table and has a chance to tie Darren Elias as the only four-time WPT champions.
The Poker Brat won nearly $300,000 over two “Poker After Dark” cash game sessions this week.More than $60,000 of that goes to those who invested in the 15-time WSOP bracelet winner on YouStake.
”The High Roller marked the first of eight 2018 WSOP bracelet events that will implement a big blind ante.This first High Roller also features a 30-second shot clock, monitored on an iPad by each table’s dealer.
(Image: Hans Lucas)Police shut down the Cercle Clichy-Montmarte this week, the last of Paris’ so-called “gaming circles” where people could meet to play poker.However, after authorities ordered the facility closed, club officials removed the tournament listing and replaced it with a somber announcement.