Articles by: Anthony Huber

Mitchell Lekarcyzk Triumphs at WSOP Circuit Coconut Creek $400 NLH Monster Stack

Mitchell Lekarcyzk Triumphs at WSOP Circuit Coconut Creek $400 NLH Monster Stack

As the 2018/2019 season of the World Series of Poker Circuit is sweeping through the Seminole Casino in the charming city of Coconut Creek, Florida, several poker pros won prestigious WSOP titles, complete with gold rings and free seats to the 2019 Global Casino Championship. On Thursday evening, Mitchell Lekarcyzk […]

by · September 21, 2018 · Lifestyle
New Hampshire Becomes the Sixth State to Launch Online Lottery

New Hampshire Becomes the Sixth State to Launch Online Lottery

New Hampshire has launched several online lottery products this week, becoming the sixth state in the country to offer this popular activity to Internet users. Unlike most forms of gambling which are banned in the Granite State, the lottery has enjoyed huge popularity since the 1960’s. In fact, New Hampshire […]

by · September 21, 2018 · News
US State and Local Governments Rake in $40.8 Billion in Gambling Taxes

US State and Local Governments Rake in $40.8 Billion in Gambling Taxes

US governments on all levels, federal, state and local, received $40.8 billion in tax revenues from the rapidly growing gambling industry in 2017. The sector contributed $261 billion to the United States economy and employed more than 1.8 million people, a new study by Oxford Economics reveals. The research, published […]

by · September 20, 2018 · Events & Reports
Okada Manila Operator Eyes Expansion in Japan

Okada Manila Operator Eyes Expansion in Japan

Tiger Resort Leisure and Entertainment Inc. (TRLEI), the operator of Okada Manila casino resort, is eying expansion in Japan following the country’s official ratification of the Integrated Resort Implementation Bill in July. The Philippines-based gambling company is now opening a Tokyo office, which purpose is to research the opportunities for […]

by · September 20, 2018 · Events & Reports
Russian Authorities Arrest 100 People in Illegal Gambling Crackdown

Russian Authorities Arrest 100 People in Illegal Gambling Crackdown

The Russian police have revealed an underground casino network in Moscow during a joint operation of several investigative offices. Following a long investigation and more than 80 searches of businesses and homes, authorities have detained 100 people, including the leader of the criminal organization, A. Bazhanov. The news of the […]

by · September 19, 2018 · News
2018/2019 WSOP Circuit Carries on with William Watson’s Title in $400 No-Limit Hold’em

2018/2019 WSOP Circuit Carries on with William Watson’s Title in $400 No-Limit Hold’em

The fifteenth season of the World Series of Poker is currently running at the Seminole Casino Coconut Creek in Florida. The Circuit has given away yet another WSOP gold ring during the fifth event of the festival as William Watson defeated 56 players and won $6,805 in cash. This is […]

by · September 19, 2018 · Lifestyle
FanDuel Declines to Pay Out $82,000 Bet Due to Pricing Error

FanDuel Declines to Pay Out $82,000 Bet Due to Pricing Error

New Jersey bookmaker FanDuel has declined to pay out a bettor his potential winnings of around $82,000 due to a pricing error. The dispute has not yet made it to court but it was reported by a local TV station, which explains that the $110 bet on Broncos was placed […]

by · September 19, 2018 · News
Formula One Inks Historic Sponsorship Deal to Launch Live Betting

Formula One Inks Historic Sponsorship Deal to Launch Live Betting

Formula One, the highest and most prestigious class of auto racing sports in the world, has surprisingly changed its years-long attitude towards sponsorship by bookies on Tuesday. The brand’s owner, Liberty Media, announced it has signed a sponsorship and data rights deal with Interregional Sports Group and Sportsradar. As part […]

by · September 18, 2018 · News
Martin Ryan Scores Sixth WSOP Circuit Ring at Coconut Creek

Martin Ryan Scores Sixth WSOP Circuit Ring at Coconut Creek

The fifteenth season of the World Series of Poker Circuit is well underway at the Seminole Casino in Coconut Creek, Florida. Returning to the felt after months of absence, Martin Ryan, a Trinidad and Tobago native, scored the sixth gold ring in his career after defeating 56 players in the […]

by · September 18, 2018 · Lifestyle
MGM Springfield Poses Little Threat to Connecticut Casinos

MGM Springfield Poses Little Threat to Connecticut Casinos

During its first week of operation, MGM Springfield saw huge attendance in August and generated $9.5 million in gambling revenue, according to the state regulator’s latest report. Despite being seen as the main competition of Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods, Massachusetts’ new gaming facility poses little threat to Connecticut casinos, at […]

by · September 18, 2018 · Events & Reports
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