According to the release, CAP made every effort to abide by the local Spanish laws and was caught off-guard by the police action. Furthermore, CAP legal representatives had allegedly cleared all legal issues prior to the event, making it clear it was a private freeroll-style tournament that was not open to the public. “We don’t put these tournaments on without permission, which is exactly why we have a specific registration system and a number of checks that affiliates go through to gain the password.
With a deep run in the £2,500 H.O.R.S.E.
Online Casinos have been around since 1994, in the early days it would be fair to say it was a bit like the wild west. Whilst there were certainly many good operators out there, there were almost as many bad ones. Many people in these pioneer days saw it as an opportunity to take peoples money and simply close up shop and run away
Former professional golfer Ryan Dreyer outlasted 272 players at the 2008 Sun City Million in South Africa to take down a first place prize that equaled $350,000 after a final table deal. Dreyer, who is sometimes known by the nickname “Rhino” Ryan, couldn’t have been happier to win the prestigious event as he currently works a commentator on the All Africa poker channel and mentioned as a local he was proud to take part in the event. “The field was very strong by South African standards,” he said.
Play got started at 2:30 p.m. BST on Tuesday with Roland de Wolfe, David Williams, Sammy George, Chris Parke, Neil Channing, Jennifer Tilly, Robert Williamson II and Iliodoros Kamatakis at the felt
ClubWPT.com will be another first for poker programming as it features six amateur players from around the United States and Canada competing each week for their shot at cash prizes and poker stardom. Unlike the regular WPT tournaments that get televised, these players won’t be putting up a $10,000 buy-in to get into the events. Instead they’ll earn their seat in the show by playing in specially-designated online tournaments .
The KGC has concluded that former WSOP Main Event winner Russell Hamilton, who was associated with UltimateBet’s affiliate program, was the main person responsible for multiple cheating incidents. The investigation started earlier this year after numerous poker players, especially those belonging to online communities like twoplustwo.com, noticed strange play on the site and started to keep track of the suspicious players. Sister site Absolute Poker was also involved in a very public scandal where the online player known as POTRIPPER was identified as a player with a super-user account
For the first time, PokerStars is anteing up to create a guaranteed £1 million first-place prize. In addition to the mad loot on the line in the Main Event, the London EPT will also include a £1 million high rollers event. “With the promise of £1,000,000 for first place and a special High Rollers event as well, London EPT is set to be one of the best EPT events of all time,” says a PokerStars representative.
The Bellagio is one of the great casino hotels of Las Vegas, and a world famous landmark in its own right. It is rightly famed for its accommodations, hospitality, and for the amenities and shopping that it provides – but what draws people here, above all, is the thrill of the gaming floor.
There are a few things that you should know before planning a trip to Las Vegas. These are the things that you should remember before everything else. The last thing you want is to come to Las Vegas only to realize that you forgot something at home.
The UIGEA prohibits U.S. financial institutions from processing transactions between illegal online gambling sites and U.S