Articles by: Terry Davis

Erkut Yilmaz Joins WPT Champions Club with Borgata Poker Open Victory

Erkut Yilmaz Joins WPT Champions Club with Borgata Poker Open Victory

The WPT champions club has a brand-new member and his name is Erkut Yilmaz, a player from Sacramento, California. Yilmaz topped the field of this year’s WPT Borgata Poker Open $3,500 Main Event for a first-place cash prize of $575,112 after putting up a great show in the final stages […]

by · September 22, 2018 · Lifestyle
Biggest WPT Borgata Poker Open Champs over the Years

Biggest WPT Borgata Poker Open Champs over the Years

Another major event on the fall live tournament poker calendar is set to kick off in just a few hours and excitement is certainly building up at the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa where it will take place. Of course, we are talking about the WPT Borgata Poker Open $3,500 […]

by · September 16, 2018 · Lifestyle
Florida’s Gambling Industry Pours $1.25 Million in September to Fight Amendment 3

Florida’s Gambling Industry Pours $1.25 Million in September to Fight Amendment 3

Florida’s gambling industry has stepped up efforts to fight an amendment that will be voted on the November 6 ballot and that, if approved, will give state residents the authority to decide whether there should be any form of casino gambling expansion on the territory of Florida. According to a […]

by · September 16, 2018 · Events & Reports
John DePersio Wins WSOP Circuit Coconut Creek Opening Event for Second Gold Ring

John DePersio Wins WSOP Circuit Coconut Creek Opening Event for Second Gold Ring

John DePersio joined the club of two-time WSOP Circuit gold ring winners in the early hours of Friday after besting the field of the opening event of the WSOP Circuit Coconut Creek stop. The player scooped a first-place prize of $19,649 as he remained the last man standing after a […]

by · September 15, 2018 · Lifestyle
Eldorado Resorts Receives Temporary Regulatory Nod to Operate Tropicana Casino

Eldorado Resorts Receives Temporary Regulatory Nod to Operate Tropicana Casino

Gaming and hospitality company Eldorado Resorts has been given a temporary approval to own and operate Tropicana Casino in Atlantic City. The move comes as part of a $1.85-billion acquisition deal that will see Eldorado assume control over the gambling venue’s parent company Tropicana Entertainment. The later company owns six […]

by · September 14, 2018 · News
Ken Turner Takes Down WSOP Circuit Thunder Valley $400 No-Limit Hold’em 6-Handed Turbo

Ken Turner Takes Down WSOP Circuit Thunder Valley $400 No-Limit Hold’em 6-Handed Turbo

Ken Turner from Cameron Park, California has won the latest tournament to take place within the ongoing WSOP Circuit Thunder Valley festival. Last night, the poker pro topped the field of the $400 No-Limit Hold’em 6-Handed Turbo for his career’s best cash of $15,525 and a coveted gold piece from […]

by · September 14, 2018 · Lifestyle
Paradise City Casino Resort Unveils New Entertainment Facilities Next Week

Paradise City Casino Resort Unveils New Entertainment Facilities Next Week

South Korea’s Paradise City integrated resort is set to unveil its second phase of development on September 21, owner Paradise Segasammy Co. said earlier today. The property is located in the city of Incheon, known to be one of the country’s main transportation hubs. Its second phase, the opening of […]

by · September 13, 2018 · News
Abraham Meyers Wins WSOP Circuit Thunder Valley $400 No-Limit Hold’em Big-Blind Ante

Abraham Meyers Wins WSOP Circuit Thunder Valley $400 No-Limit Hold’em Big-Blind Ante

Sacramento player Abraham Meyers scooped the $400 No-Limit Hold’em Big-Blind Ante title in the ongoing WSOP Circuit Thunder Valley poker festival for his first cash in the series as well as his first gold ring. The brand-new WSOP Circuit champ collected $14,969 for his run in the tournament. Meyers’ participation […]

by · September 13, 2018 · Lifestyle
Dutch Gambling Regulator Slaps Mr Green with Hefty Fine

Dutch Gambling Regulator Slaps Mr Green with Hefty Fine

Online gambling company MRG, recently rebranded from Mr Green, announced today that it has become the latest target of the Netherlands Gaming Authority’s punitive actions against unregulated remote gambling operations conducted in the country. MRG said in a press release on its corporate website that its Malta-based and licensed subsidiary […]

by · September 12, 2018 · Events & Reports
Manju Gera Takes Down WSOP Circuit Thunder Valley $400 H.O.R.S.E. for First Gold Ring

Manju Gera Takes Down WSOP Circuit Thunder Valley $400 H.O.R.S.E. for First Gold Ring

Manju Gera has become the newest winner of a WSOP Circuit gold ring. Earlier this week, the player bested the field of the $400 H.O.R.S.E. tournament at Thunder Valley Casino Resort for her first cash from the series and the coveted gold piece. Gera collected $8,303 to accompany her triumph. […]

by · September 12, 2018 · Lifestyle
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