During four-handed play in the 2018 PCA $100,000 Super High Roller, Bryn Kenney had two-thirds of the chips in play.Heading into the tournament, no one had cashed for more in the PCA $100K than Kenney, who made the money four times in seven runnings.
The winning hand, quads over quads, in the largest bad beat jackpot in US history at Motor City Casino in Detroit, Michigan.) It’s rare for any poker room’s bad beat jackpot to come even close to hitting $1 million.
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.
com) The long-running Sunday Million has always been PokerStars’ marquee MTT, but not even the allure of a $1 million guaranteed top prize could generate enough buy-ins to prevent an overlay.In contrast, the 2017 anniversary Sunday Million saw 55,835 players register and push the prizepool beyond the $10 million mark.
5 million casino patrons during its first year of operation, owners said on Monday.The property had its grand opening on February 8, 2017 and is celebrating its first year of operation this week.
Manila-headquartered Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC) said on Thursday that it has been considering the possibility to countersue the Bangladesh Central Bank after the latter said that it would bring the Philippine bank to a New York court for its alleged involvement in the 2016 Bangladesh Bank heist.The country’s gambling venues were not covered by the Anti-Money Laundering Act at the time, which practically made the heist money untraceable.
Jonathan Aguiar won the WPT Foundation Latitude NVRFLD charity event in Minneapolis over Super Bowl weekend, and his winning hand coincidentally reflected the amount of money the tournament raised.6 million in lifetime poker earnings, became the first-ever WPT Foundation NVRFLD charity champion.
com|The Times-Picayune reported that the hotel will feature 340 luxury rooms and will come on top of Harrah’s existing hotel, which originally opened doors in 2006.The hotel venue is part of Harrah’s previously pitched $350-million plan to upgrade its facilities.
South Point Hotel Casino & Spa has become the latest of a number of Las Vegas casino resorts to have undertaken multi-million renovation of its facilities at a time when the iconic gambling hub is trying to reinvent itself after its heavy crash during the Great Recession.Golden Gate Hotel & Casino, the emblematic Downtown Las Vegas property, also completed planned remodel last summer.
The €5,300 buy-in partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Germany Main Event, which attracted 1,022 entries to King’s Casino Rozvadoz, offered a €5 million guaranteed prize pool.Viktor “Isildur1” Blom notched the second-largest score of his career by taking down the partypoker LIVE MILLONS Germany ME.