If Osaka wins one of the casino licenses to be issued as well as the bid for hosting the 2025 World Expo, city authorities will look to open the gambling venue before the start of the world fair.The city will thus have an excellent opportunity to capitalize on what its integrated resort will be offering and attract even greater tourist flow over the course of the World Expo.

High stakes poker pro Gus Hansen found himself in court recently after a financial dispute with a friend got out of hand.Gus Hansen has been in court recently after a business deal cost him $150,000.

The 2018 Lucky Hearts Poker Open wrapped up its two-week series on Wednesday night with the $3,500 World Poker Tour LHPO Main Event, which drew 911 entries.Darryll Fish, who has been on a heater at the Seminole Hard Rock, came out on top to win his first WPT title and a career-high $511,604.

One of GVC Holdings’ online sports betting brands has received an unexpectedly high tax bill, following an audit by Greece’s taxman.77-million tax bill was addressed to Sportingbet, which GVC acquired back in 2013.

The Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) recently concluded its Season 9 opener down at Tropicana Evansville, which is situated on the Indiana side of the Ohio River on the Kentucky border.The $365 regional event drew 658 entries, and after a final table deal, Craig Smith walked away with the title.

Phil Hellmuth is almost always positive, except for when the cards don’t go his way.Phil Hellmuth released his new motivational book which is now available on Amazon.

4-billion integrated resort, MGM’s first on the Cotai Strip, was supposed to open doors for visitors on January 29 and to host its grand opening on February 13, which is ahead of the Chinese New Year.In today’s filing, the casino company said that the property will be opened in February, although no specific date was provided.

California’s Thunder Valley wrapped up its second World Series of Poker Circuit stop over the weekend.Online poker legend Hafiz “hafizzle” Khan stepped away from the game for two years, but now he’s returned with a bang.

The 2018 WPT Tournament of Champions is moving to the Aria casino resort in Las Vegas.Current season champions are automatically entered, and previous winners must pay the $15,000 buy-in.

The Super High Roller Bowl China will be held at Babylon Casino, which is located at Macau’s Fisherman’s Wharf.(Image: Poker Central) Raising the Stakes Macau Billionaire Club, which has been in the forefront of the Macau high roller scene since 2012, will actually be fronting the hefty guarantee, and unlike its American counterpart, the Super High Roller Bowl China is raking the event.

The Senate legislative piece proposed massive gambling expansion within the state’s borders, while the House piece was more moderate in its stance toward the addition of new gambling options to the existing ones.The Florida House has traditionally taken a conservative approach when it has come to any form of gambling expansion.

The actual call for tenders for a casino license is expected to be issued in late May or even in late June.Last summer, the Greek government approved the construction of an $8-billion integrated resort at the site of the Elliniko airport.

In the latest round of signings, former PokerStars Team Online pro Isaac Haxton has joined forces with Partypoker, while Samantha Abernathy will serve as an ambassador for the 2018 Aussie Millions Main Event.(Image: Partypoker / Aussie Millions).

Jose Canseco is hoping to hit a home run as a star in the upcoming “interactive” show at Caesars Palace, “Renegades,” which begins later this month and promises an up-close and personal experience between athletes and audience where, according to Caesars.” Las Vegas resident Jose Canseco will star in a new interactive show at Caesars Palace called “Renegades.

ca) Baazov’s former company owns PokerStars, the world’s most popular online poker site.Aiding with trades while in possession of privileged information.

The Massachusetts Gaming Commission has agreed to collaborate with Las Vegas casino giants MGM Resorts International and Wynn Resorts on devising responsible gambling systems for patrons at the two companies’ casinos in the state.MGM Resorts is entering the final stages of construction of its $950-plus-million casino resort in the Massachusetts city of Springfield.

US businessman Steve Wynn expressed confidence that his casino company Wynn Resorts will continue conducting business in Macau after casino licenses begin to expire in 2020.The license of Wynn Resorts’ local subsidiary Wynn Macau will expire in 2022.

4, and while the city will be focused on football activities, the World Poker Tour is hoping to piggyback off the excitement with the WPT Foundation NVRFLD charity event.Based in Minneapolis, brand design agency Latitude is hoping to capitalize on Super Bowl fever by hosting a charity poker event with the WPT Foundation.

Donald Trump will not be President of the United States on January 1, 2019.If it doesn’t work out that way, poker player David Walton will be out $2,000 to longtime tournament grinder and outspoken conservative Tony Cousineau.

Another game-playing computer is aiming to become more advanced that the now infamous poker bot, Libratus.Discussing the project with New Atlas, Crandall explained that artificial intelligence (AI) must learn how to work with others when presented with a task, not simply beat them as Libratus did.