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Casinos Look Forward to a Future in Tokyo

Sunday, 3 November, 2013

Tokyo may become home to a thriving casino industry as local politicians continue to reconsider past prejudices against the possibility. In recent years, the city has seen increased economic development as well as acceptance as host of the 2020 Olympic games. Although casino gambling has long been illegal in Tokyo, certain lawmakers have worked on […]

Increase Your Poker Winrate off the Table

Saturday, 19 October, 2013

While there are no shortage of strategy videos and online poker training sites to teach players how to make better decisions on the digital felt, few players are aware of the steps they can take to make more money online before they even site down to play. By taking advantage of these basic tips, you […]

PokerStars Sunday Briefing

Saturday, 12 October, 2013

It is a testament to online poker that so many great players from around the world logged into the PokerStars tournament on Sunday. This tournament is known as the Championship of Online Poker, and was played by around 2,133 players on Sunday evening. There was a $5,200 buy in, which results in a prize pot […]

Caesars Takes to Online Poker

Saturday, 5 October, 2013

Somewhere in Nevada at 9:19 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time, either a resident or a visitor of the state logged on to a tablet or a computer to play the World Series of Poker on the Internet for real money for the first time ever. For the operator of the brand, Caesars, the real money to […]

The History of the World Series of Poker

Wednesday, 15 May, 2013

The World Series of Poker is the most prestigious Poker tournament in the world and is held annually in Las Vegas. The very first World Series of Poker was held way back in 1970 at Binion’s Horseshoe Casino in Las Vegas. The overall champion was Johnny Moss, who didn’t even win a single tournament, but […]

Big Slick – The Celebrity Poker Tournament for Charity

Tuesday, 7 May, 2013

Big Slick is a charity incentive put together by three comedic actors, Paul Rudd, Jason Sudeikis and Rob Riggle. The event happens over one weekend every year and is put together by sponsorships and celebrity donations. The aim is to raise money for the Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas, USA. The weekend begins with a […]