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Gambling News - Archive 2010-11
Dublin to host major snooker event next year

The city of Dublin will be hosting a major snooker event next year thanks to the World Snooker Association. World Snooker recently announced they have chosen Dublin as the city to host the Players Tour Championship Grand Finals. The Helix Theatre will host the event from the 16th to the 20th of March. (30/11)

Ladbrokes Casino Starting Christmas Celebration Early

Ladbrokes is one of the largest online casinos available in the UK and they come from one of the oldest gambling companies in the world. The online casino offers players many online gambling options from blackjack to slots and other table games. Ladbrokes recently announced they are getting ready for Christmas by offering a special contest called Secret Santa. (30/11)

Online Casino adds new Vegas Style Blackjack Game

Blackjack is a game loved by millions of gamblers all around the world. The game can be found at most online casino as well as land casino in many forms. One of the favorite ways of many to play the game is of course on the Vegas Strip! To try and bring some of the Vegas Strip experience to the online world, JackpotJoy recently announced they have launched a new blackjack game called Vegas Strip Blackjack. (30/11)

Gareth Steele and Steve Reynolds to attempt Billiards World Record

In the Guinness Book of World Records there is a record for the Longest Marathon Billiards Match and it is held by Rikki Cunningham of North Carolina and it was set back in August 2009. On December 1st Gareth Steele and Steve Reynolds are planning on breaking the world record. (30/11)

eWalletXpress wanted by FEDS

eWalletXpress is an online payment operator that is used by many online poker sites as well as other online gambling sites such as casinos and sports books. Just this month players have began to realize that the payment processor has started to disappear from many online poker and gambling sites. It now looks as though the operator is being investigated by the Feds so they have suddenly become unavailable to customers. (30/11)

Wailuku Man to pay large fine for illegal sports betting operation

Kent Nakamura of Wailuku has been sentenced for his involvement in a sports betting ring which was in operation almost four years ago. The sixty year old has been ordered by the court to pay $11,00 in fines for his part in the operation. (29/11)

Millions Purchasing Tickets for Huge Lottery Prize

The Philippines has recently a large increase in lottery ticket sales as the jackpot has reached massive proportions. The jackpot has become so large that it is going to be the largest awarded in the country. Millions of people have been purchasing lottery tickets in the hopes that they will be the big winner. (29/11)

New Game added to Virgin Bingo site

Virgin Bingo is a popular online bingo site that offers players many options of bingo games as well as other casino options. The online bingo site recently added a new slot game to their offerings. The bingo site announced a while ago that they are going to launch a new slot game every Thursday and this past week the new addition was the Gold Rush Showdown. (29/11)

Two men charged for cheating at Baccarat

Gy Young Su and Wookyung Kim are two men from Korea who were recently charge with defrauding a land casino. The two men were visiting the Foxwoods Resort Casino which is located in Connecticut when they decided to cheat at baccarat. Apparently the men were part of a cheating group and while they were in Connecticut other members of the gang were in Atlantic City. (29/11)

Costa Bingo Hosting Special Charity Game This December

Charity bingo games are very popular both online and offline as players enjoy competing for nice prizes at the same time they are donating to a worthy cause. Many online bingo sites host charity tournaments or games for players to take part in and Costa Bingo recently announced they are hosting a charity game this December. (29/11)

Taiwanese Illegal Gambling Operation busted

An illegal gambling operation in Taiwan was recently busted when police raided a rented out television studio. The studio had been fixed up like a casino with table games running and dealers working the tables. The operation had been working for three months before it was shut down by police. (26/11)

Women’s British Open This Weekend

The British Open is the third leg of the World Ladies Billiards & Snooker association tour and the event is set to take place tomorrow. The Pot Black Sports Bar will be hosting the event and several top women snooker players are expected to compete. (26/11)

Bucky Souvanthong wins Joss Billiards Event

On November 20th and 21st Bison Billiards located in Williamsville, New York hosted a Joss Northeast 9-Ball tour event and thirty eight players registered to compete. The main event was a $1,500 added tournament and it was Bucky Souvanthong who earned the first place win. (26/11)

New Event added to PCA schedule

The PokerStars Caribbean Adventure is just around the corner and the online poker room recently announced there will be a new event added this year. The new event is not your normal run of the mill poker event, it is a bit on the unique side but it will definitely make things interesting at this year’s festivities. (26/11)

Giggle Bingo announces big winners

Giggle Bingo is an online bingo site that players can visit to enjoy progressive jackpot games as well as your basic online bingo game. The site is powered by top software provider Microgaming and they recently announced their latest big prize winners. (26/11)

Happy Thanksgiving from InsideBet

As everyone is enjoying time with family and friends today around the turkey table and football games, we at InsideBet are going to be enjoying the holiday with our families as well. (25/11)

Shop Owner Sells Winning Lottery ticket to himself

A unique instance happened recently in a lottery drawing in Pennsylvania. The owner of a tobacco store purchased a lottery ticket from his store. The ticket just so happened to be the winning lottery ticket and it was worth just over $1 million dollars. (24/11)

ITVBingo offering players special holiday opportunity

ITVBingo has announced they are offering players an opportunity to win a trip to Australia. The winner will be able to take a friend to the outback with this special I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here based contest. (24/11)

Italy opens up Online Gambling Market

Online gambling is a hot topic issue all across the world at the moment. Either a country offers players the option of online gambling or they are against it. However, many times if a country or region offers online gambling the options are limited to local operators or state monopolies. Many countries are now working toward relaxing laws that prevent foreign companies from operating in their areas. Italy is the latest country to open up their country to the online gambling industry. (24/11)

Anonymous player wins mega slot jackpot

It was recently announced that a player has won a giant jackpot from the Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City. The lucky player, who remains anonymous, won just over $7.3 million while playing slots at the casino. The man from Mercer County won the large amount by playing the $5 Wheel of Fortune slot game. (24/11)

Mahjong Addiction causes parent to make bad decision

Everyone knows that gambling addictions can be destructive to people’s lives especially if the person who has the addiction has a family or children. Many casino games can become addictive to players but one game where players seem to do very crazy things is the game of mahjong. (24/11)

Michael Holt wins European Tour Championship

The European Tour Championship has finished up and John Higgins was denied his second straight title as Michael Holt was able to defeat the snooker pro in the final. Higgins was back after being banned from the game for six months and he was hoping to take the championship but he was unable to do so. (23/11)

Billiards Boot Camp offered online

Billiards is a game that many enjoy to watch as well as play. Many enjoy the game but it takes a certain skill to become a professional player of the game. To help players better their pool game, Max Eberle, a professional player as well as artist and author, recently announced he is going to offer players a video course online for the game of pool. (23/11)

Quebec launches online gambling site

The province of Quebec located in Canada recently launched an online gambling website. The online site is called Espacejeux and it offers players a chance to play several casino games online. The site was launched last week by Loto-Quebec who is the official government authority on gaming in the province. (23/11)

Carbon Poker announces Bad Beat Jackpot Win

Carbon Poker is an online poker that offers players a unique poker experience: the Bad Beat Poker Jackpot. Players can play the bad beat poker tables in the hopes that they will be beat by a bad beat hand to win a great jackpot! (23/11)

Nothile Mlita wins Best Blackjack Dealer Award

The Tsogo Sun Gaming Competition is an event that took place recently where dealers in the casino industry compete on a national level. The competition had a blackjack dealer entry and it was Nothile Mlita who was able to win the blackjack dealer award. (23/11)

Illegal Gambling Expected at 2010 Iron Bowl

The 2010 Iron Bowl, where the Alabama Crimson Tide will face the Auburn Tigers, is expected to be the biggest game of the college football season. The Tide has reigned supreme for many years, however his year the Tigers are set to give them a run for their money. Since the game is expected to be so large, many believe illegal sports betting on the game will be in massive proportions. (22/11)

Prince Edward Island to be paid for Keno failure

Prince Edward Island tried to add the game of keno to their gambling offerings in 2009 but the game failed. Keno did not do well on P.E.I. and now it has been announced that Nova Scotia will be paying for some the island’s keno losses. (22/11)

Man forced to pay ex-wife millions with lottery win

Nigel Page won £56 million while playing the Euro millions and he has been forced to pay his ex-wife of over ten years part of his winnings. Page’s ex-wife Wendy, decided to take him to court after he won the large win and tried to get much more than the £2 million she was awarded. (22/11)

Mecca Bingo re-launches with new look

Mecca Bingo is an online bingo room that has been around for many years. The online bingo site has been popular for many years for many reasons. Players continue to visit the online bingo site for all of their bingo needs. Recently the online bingo room decided to revamp their look and they have now re-launched with a new look and feel. (22/11)

Bet365 to launch BetSoft Gaming Slot Games

Bet365 is a large online gambling company that provides gamblers with many wagering options. The online casino offering from Bet365 will soon be offering players four new slot games to enjoy. The online casino has signed a deal with BetSoft Gaming Limited and they will be adding four new slot games provided by the software company. (22/11)

Thirteen People Arrested in Connecticut for Illegal Sports Betting Ring

Police have arrested thirteen people in Connecticut for their connection with an illegal sports betting ring. The group operated in Hartford and the surrounding area and was taking bets on several sports options including professional and college sports. (19/11)

State Senate Approves New Jersey Online Gaming Bill

Online gambling could be one step closer to being legal in New Jersey. The State Senate Budge and Appropriations Committee have just approved a measure that would see Atlantic City casinos providing residents of the state with online gambling opportunities. (19/11)

Astraware Limited Mahjong for mobile devices

Astraware Limited is a company that develops gaming software for various devices including the most popular at the moment; mobile devices. The company has released a mahjong game called Astraware Mahjong that offers players a unique version of mahjong to enjoy. (19/11)

Lucky Couple wins $22 million dollar lottery prize

Winning the lottery is everyone’s dream. Wouldn’t life be so much easier if we could just win the lottery? A huge windfall could be used to pay off bills and then lived off of for the rest of a winner’s life. Almost every week for the past few months there has been a huge lottery winner and this past week was no exception. (19/11)

Fortune Lounge Group to launch new online bingo site

The Fortune Lounge Group is a top provider of online casino gaming. They own Giggle bingo which is powered by Microgaming and they have now announced that they will be launching another online bingo site. The new site is going to be called Back2SchoolBingo and it will be opened in December. (19/11)

Lucky Dollar Tournaments Back at Rummy Royal

Rummy Royal is one of the top online rummy sites available online today and one reason they are so popular is the many tournament options the site offers. There are free rolls, pyramid, gladiators and jackpot tournament tables. The site has recently announced they have brought back the Lucky $1 tables for players to enjoy rummy at a low cost. (18/11)

Welsh Open to offer new format

Snooker’s Welsh Open is set to begin in February 2011 and players in the event will find that a brand new format is going to be used. The event is set to take place from the 14th to the 20th at the Newport Centre. (18/11)

Windows Casino launches new slot game

Windows Casino has launched a new online slot game just in time to get ready for the Christmas holidays. The new slot game is called Santa Surprise and it offers players a chance to experience Christmas time while playing a gambling game! (18/11)

Chili Poker Moves into US Gambling Market

The United States does not offer online gamblers many choices when it comes to online gambling. The government does not want to allow online gambling and so they have created many ways to block players from gambling online. However some operators have found ways around the blocks, including Chili Poker. (18/11)

Maria Ho Joins UB

UB, known as Ultimate Bet in the past, has signed a new poker pro to their poker team. Maria Ho is the latest addition to the team which includes pros Tiffany Michelle and Annie Duke. Maria has signed a sponsorship deal which will see Maria playing in events while representing the site as well as playing online. (18/11)

Online Casino adds new bingo option

SilverOakCasino is an online casino that offers players many online gambling options. The online casino recently announced they have added a new online bingo game as well as a new slot game to their offerings. The online bingo game is called Roaring Twenties Bingo and the slot game is called Lucky Tiger. (17/11)

Amarillo Couple Disappointed over lottery mistake

Everyone wants to win the lottery at least once right? It would be wonderful to win a large prize or nice prize package, to just be able to enjoy yourself. Well imagine that you won a nice lottery prize, the prize you dreamed of, only to have the prize changed and lowered in value. That would be awful right? Well that is exactly what happened to an Amarillo couple recently. (17/11)

Grand Prive Group Releases New Games including Three Card Poker

The Grand Prive Group is a group that provides online gamblers with several selections of online casinos. Players can visit the Grand Prive Group website and get access to five casinos such as the Casino GrandBay and the Jupiter Club. The Group recently announced they have added several new games to their casinos, one of which is Three Card poker. (17/11)

Louisiana man leaves child in car to play video poker0

All across the United States hundreds if not thousands of people visit land casinos each and every day. Many of these patrons have children which they leave with a babysitter or the casino’s babysitting service so they can enjoy the casino games. However, sometimes, parents make a stupid decision and they leave their children in the car while they go inside the casino. This is exactly what happened in Louisiana recently. (17/11)

UK Boxer in sports betting trouble

A professional boxer from the United Kingdom got in trouble recently after he made remarks about placing wagers on his match. David Haye the new WBA heavyweight title champion recently stated that he and family members had wagered that he would win the fight in the third round after he, Hayes, predicted it. (17/11)

32Red to offer new Play-for-Real Blackjack Application

UK and Ireland gamblers who enjoy using 32Red can now enjoy a new blackjack application for their mobile device. Spin3 recently launched a new application at the Apple Application Store which allows players to play blackjack via their iPhone, iPad or iPod. (16/11)

VIP Slots Casino Launches new Slot Tournament

VIP Slots Casino is an online casino that offers players an opportunity to enjoy various casino tournaments. The casino recently finished up a slot tournament and they have now begun a new tournament. The new tournament kicked off on Monday and will continue until the 19th of November. (16/11)

Peter Eastgate Selling WSOP Championship Bracelet on eBay

Poker pro Peter Eastgate has decided to sell an item on eBay, but the item Is quite unusual. Eastgate has decided to sell his 2008 World Series of Poker Main Event bracelet. The winner of the auction will be able to own this one of a kind item. (16/11)

10 Ball Tournament set for Behrman’s Masters

Barry Behrman the founder and promoter of the US Open 9 Ball Championships and Shannon Behrman Paschall the co-promoter of the event recently sent out a letter stating that the Master’s, an event in which they created and promote, will now be a 10-ball event. Details of the event have been released and the event is set to take place at the Chesapeake Conference Center on March 1st to the 5th of 2011. (16/11)

Virgin Casino Continues to add more Casino Games

Virgin Casino is one busy online casino! The online gambling site has been adding new gaming content on a regular basis to their casino and they have yet to take a break. The online casino recently announced they have added yet another game to their lineup and this time the new game is a slot game provided by Microgaming. (16/11)

Wink Bingo offering Pre-Buy Bingo Games

Wink Bingo is one of the more popular online bingo rooms available in the United Kingdom as they offer players a wide variety of online bingo options. The online bingo room has many games, tournaments and promotions to choose from, that fit any type of bingo players needs. The online bingo room also offers players pre-buy bingo rooms, where players can earn large cash prizes. (15/11)

Electronic Roulette Added to Monticello Casino and Raceway

The Monticello Casino and Raceway located in New York recently announced they have added electronic roulette as part of their gaming offerings. The Empire Resorts Inc subsidiary added the new game to bring more to their customers than just slot gaming. (15/11)

Mahjong Logic Signs New Company

Mahjong Logic is one of the top companies in the mahjong industry. Mahjong Logic provides the game of mahjong all across the world via their mahjong software and they recently announced they have signed a new licensee. Hero Mahjong will now be working with Mahjong Logic to provide their players with the best online mahjong software. (15/11)

Friends Win Huge Lottery Prize after visiting adult entertainment shop

Normally when a person wins the lottery they come forward to claim their check and they are proud of their win. However a recent group of lottery winners decided to remain anonymous after they won the lottery from a ticket purchased at an adult porn shop. (15/11)

Jackpot City launches mobile Jacks or Better Video Poker Game

Jackpot City is an online casino that recently announced they have added several games to their mobile casino offering. Players can log on to Jackpot City from their mobile device and enjoy several new online casino games including Jacks or Better. (15/11)

NC Education Lottery Launches new Holiday themed scratch cards

The North Carolina Education Lottery recently added four new lottery games to their offerings. The lottery announced they have added new instant scratch offs to their lineup with a holiday theme. The new games are called: Happy Holidays, Winter Green Doubler, Holiday Riches and $500,000 Jingle Jackpot. (12/11)

Spin Palace Casino offering special video poker contest

Spin Palace Casino recently announced they are offering a special contest for the month of November. The online casino is currently offering a video poker contest called Power Poker. Players are able to play specific video poker games and in the process they will earn double the loyalty points which help players earn more rewards. (12/11)

Cheeky Bingo and Facebook make a perfect combination

Facebook is the top online social networking site available today. The site has billions and billions of users and millions of people log on several times a day to stay in touch with friends, family and co-workers as well as play games and find out about their favorite activities. (12/11)

New games launch at All Slots Casino

All Slots Casino players will be excited to hear that the online casino has recently launched four new slot games. Players can now try out the new slot games at the casino and then also participate in a New Games Prize Patrol contest. (12/11)

Sicbo Cheater Sentenced to jail

Casino scams have become a great deal more prevalent over the past few months, taking place at such games as roulette, craps and blackjack. However the latest casino cheating scandal comes from the game of sic bo. Sic bo is enjoyed by many players around the world but it does not get the same recognition as other casino games. (12/11)

Twelve Year Old Does Well in National Snooker Event

Finlay Thomson is a twelve year old snooker player. Thomson recently participated in the junior national competition and managed to finish in second place. Thomson was able to outlast most of the fourteen and under field to narrowly miss the first place finish. (11/11)

Cake Poker Releases New Reward Program

Cake Poker is one of the top ten online poker rooms available today and they recently announced they have added a new rewards program to their online poker room. Reward programs are a major reason why poker players will choose to play at an online poker room. Cake’s online poker rewards program has become very popular as of late due to the ability to buy and sell player rewards. (11/11)

Michigan Men lose casino winnings at the border

Two men from Michigan recently lost a large sum of money at the border located at the Detroit-Windsor Tunnel after they lied about the money’s owner. The two men, one twenty nine and the other age thirty, lost almost $20,000 to border agents for lying. (11/11)

Nova Scotia to earn less money with rejection of online gambling

Last month Nova Scotia chose to opt out of offering online gambling in the province. They were offered more gambling products by the Atlantic Lottery Corporation and they chose not to use the products. The choice made by Nova Scotia will definitely cause them to lose money and the Nova Scotia Gaming Corp is going to determine how much they are actually losing. (11/11)

Baseball Manager Suspended for Sports Betting

Sports’ betting is considered a major no-no for those who are employed by a sports team. If one is caught placing sports bets, they will be subject to a major investigation and will most likely lose their job. Recently a Mets clubhouse manager was suspended from his job after an investigation was launched as to his involvement in a sports betting ring. (11/11)

Zion Zvi Wins Joss Northeast 9-Ball Tour Main Event

The Joss Northeast 9-Ball Tour stopped on Halloween weekend to host a billiard tournament at the Raxx Pool Room in New York. The tournament was a huge success with thirty players signing up for the main event. The players were competing for a piece of the $3,500 prize pool and it was Zion Zvi who earned the first place win. (10/11)

New York man wins lottery for the third time

Randy Bennett is no stranger to the lottery. Not only has Bennett won the lottery once in his lifetime he has won it a second time. And now the lucky lottery player has won for a third time! Bennett recently won $1 million dollars while playing the $500,000,000 Extravaganza. (10/11)

Enjoy the Board Game Club 1.0 for your mobile device

One of the most popular categories of applications downloaded for mobile devices is Games. Gaming is one of the top forms of entertainment for owners of mobile devices and there are hundreds of applications to be downloaded and enjoyed. One new application available for download is the Board Game Club 1.0. This application offers players the chance to play several skill games including backgammon, chess, and checkers, connect four, reversi and ludo. (10/11)

UK Man Attends Sentencing for Roulette Scam

There are many casino games that criminals like to choose to attempt to cheat the casino. Blackjack and roulette are top choices. One way criminals will try to cheat the casino is to place a bet or take away a bet after the cards or ball has been dropped. This happens quite often and casino security has to work hard to keep players from trying to cheat. Recently a UK man attended his sentencing hearing for trying to cheat at roulette. (10/11)

Galaxy Gaming expands pai gow poker options at Connecticut casinos

Galaxy Gaming is a top company that provides gaming operators with content. They are a major developer, manufacturer and distributor of casino table games. The company recently announced they have upgraded a few Connecticut casinos’ pai gow poker options. (10/11)

Power Snooker catching on with snooker pros

Power Snooker is the latest form of snooker to hit the industry and snooker pros seem to be enjoying the new game. The inaugural Power Snooker event took place just a few days ago and snooker pro Jimmy White has confirmed that he enjoyed playing in the new tournament. (09/11)

Tom Dwan Top Poker Earner for October

The month of October is over and with the end of the month comes pro poker player’s statistics. Poker pros try hard every month to be on top of the earners list. But with every month there must be both large earners and those who take a loss. For the month of October the big earner was Tom Dwan. (09/11)

Online Casino Games Top Android Application Favorites

The Android is one of the most popular mobile devices, next to the iPhone and the iPad. Owners of the Android can download hundreds of applications from entertainment to useful options. Recently a study was done in India on Android applications and the study found that two out of the top ten most popular Android applications is online casino games. (09/11)

Club Roulette announces the Autumn Dealer Schedule

Club Roulette is a live dealer roulette option where players can view footage of live roulette games in action and play along. Club Roulette can be viewed on television as well as at online casinos. Club Roulette has several live dealers and they recently released their dealer schedule for autumn. (09/11)

Virgin Bingo launches new slot game

Virgin Games is a large gambling company that owns several branches of gambling entertainment. The company has an online casino as well as online bingo site and they are constantly adding new content to keep their site updated and players coming back for more entertainment choices. The online bingo site recently announced they have added a new slot game to their gaming options. (09/11)

Bingo Hollywood offering Eat Pray Love Event

Eat Pray Love starring Julia Roberts and Javier Bardem was a very successful movie that released just a few months ago. The movie is based on the book written by Elizabeth Gilbert. To celebrate the movie, online bingo site Bingo Hollywood is offering a special event. (08/11)

iPhone now has Hi/Lo Poker Option

mFortune is a mobile device online casino and they offer many opportunities for players to play online casino games via their mobile device. The casino recently announced they have launched a new poker game called Hi/Lo Poker which is similar to draw poker. The game can be enjoyed on the iPhone without having to download any software or install software. (08/11)

Gammon Empire Backgammon Swing Tournaments

Gammon Empire is an online backgammon site where players of the game can enjoy tournaments as well as find out the latest information on the game of backgammon. The site has many tournament options and one of the most popular is Swing Tournaments. (08/11)

Jackpotjoy adds three new blackjack variants

Jackpotjoy is a popular online casino that offers players a great selection of online casino games. The casino is known for their bingo and slots games but they also offer the standard casino games. The online casino recently announced that they now offer new blackjack options for players to enjoy. (08/11)

Canadian Couple give away large lottery prize

A Canadian couple won a large lottery prize back in July and the couple decided that they didn’t need the money so they donated all of it. One would think that the couple did not win a very large prize to be giving it all away but this is not the case. Allen and Violet Large from Nova Scotia decided that their win was a big headache and decided to give away their entire $11.2 million dollar prize. (08/11)

Batavia Downs to offer Roulette

Batavia Downs located in New York recently announced they are adding roulette next year. Roulette was tested at Sarasota Springs and was very successfully so now Batavia Downs is getting ready to add the game. (05/11)

Another major gambling company could be exiting the UK

The United Kingdom is a country that is home to several top online gambling companies. The country is very liberal with the online gambling laws and this allows operators from many parts of the world to operate in the country. However there is one drawback for operators: a high tax rate. This has caused some companies to begin pulling out of the country. (05/11)

Foxwoods Resort Casino announces large jackpot winner

Land casinos offer players many slot gaming choices. Players can choose to play penny machines, nickel, dime, quarter and even dollar machines. So if you are on a small bank roll, it is easy to play and enjoy yourself on your favorite slot games. Penny slots seem to be a very popular choice with many casino goers and Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut recently announced they has a million dollar winner from one of their penny slots. (05/11)

British Columbia Couple win lottery just in time

All types of people win the lottery: single people, couples, families, rich people and poor people. Many times the person who wins the lottery ends up getting the money at just the right time. This is exactly what happened to an elderly couple from British Columbia. (05/11)

Barona Resort and Casino adds new Three Card Poker Game

The Barona Resort and Casino is located in San Diego, California and they recently announced they are now offering a new type of Three Card Poker game. Gamblers will be excited to hear the new game has a unique twist that allows game play to be easier and more enjoyable. (05/11)

Inaugural Houston Classic 10 Ball Results

The Inaugural Houston Classic 10 Ball event took place this past weekend at Bogies Billiards & Sports Bar and an amazing 64 competitors registered to participate. The tournament took place over two days and players were competing for over $10,000. (04/11)

Virtue Fusion adds Ruby Bingo to their network

Virtue Fusion is a top provider of online software solutions. The company provides several online gaming companies with their gaming software and they recently announced a new company has changed to their network. (04/11)

New online poker site from Fox Sports

Fox Sports is a top provider of sports information. Sports fans can watch their favorite sports teams compete on Fox Sports as well as keep up with the latest games and standings via the cable network as well as online. The sports group recently announced they have launched a new section on their site that caters to poker players. (04/11)

Fairway Casino Adds Live Gaming

The Fairway Casino is an online casino that offers a golfers take on casino gaming. The online casino recently announced they have now added the most popular type of online casino gaming at the moment: live gaming. (04/11)

Two Cueists Remain Undefeated in World Pro Billiards Championship

The World Pro Billiards Championship took place at the Northern Snooker Centre this past Friday and two of the players competing remain undefeated in their groups. Both Geet Sethi and Pankaj Advani are undefeated and competed very well in the tournament. (04/11)

Marvel Jackpot Ultimate Power Prize Continues to Grow Larger

Marvel Jackpot Ultimate Power is a progressive jackpot that is available at several online casinos. Players can play the progressive for a chance to win a large jackpot and currently the jackpot is over $700,000. Players can try their luck at the game at such casinos as Vegas Red, Casino Tropez and Europa Casino. (03/11)

Victor Chandler Adds More in-play betting options

Victor Chandler, an online sports book, recently made a few changes to upgrade their in-play betting options. Gamblers will now find that the online sports betting site offers more live action betting after they have added the latest technology from Zukido Limited. (03/11)

Indiana Workers Win Large Lottery prize

Many times, lottery players will team up in the hopes that they will have a better chance of winning the lottery. The more players you have working together the more tickets you can buy with less money per person. Usually groups who play the lottery work together or are family members. A group of Amtrak workers have been playing the lottery together for many years now and recently they finally earned a win. (03/11)

Backgammon HD Now Available for iPad

The App Store is a place where customers can download applications for their mobile devices. Customers are able to download applications to help them in everyday life or applications that are just for fun such as games. There are several applications that are very popular at the App Store, one of which is the Backgammon HD option. (03/11)

Blackjack Tournament at Bet365

Blackjack is a popular casino game and it is enjoyed by many people online as well as at land casinos. Both land casinos and online casinos offer many blackjack options for players to enjoy. From multi player blackjack to variants such as European blackjack, players can find it all. Bet365 is an online casino that offers players a nice selection of blackjack options and they recently announced their Blackjack Bonanza Tournaments are back. (03/11)

Mike Gasper Wins Tri-State Tournament Stop

Gasper remained undefeated in the competition to earn the first place finish. Gasper won seven straight then face Robert Piersa in the finals before he could claim the win. Piersa had won ten consecutive matches before facing Gasper. (02/11)

Reanne Evans Beats Kelly Fisher’s Consecutive Matches Record

Snooker player Kelly Fisher has held the record for most consecutive matches won for a while now but that record has now been passed. Fisher had won sixty nine consecutive matches but now Reanne Evans has won seventy two matches in a row, beating Fisher’s record. (02/11)

Borgata Hotel and Casino Suffers Major Revenue Losses

The Borgata Hotel and Casino located in Atlantic City recently reported a large loss during their third quarter. The casino has suffered from the weak economy but also from several players getting lucky and earning a large payday. (02/11)

New Role Playing Slot Launched by Party Casino

Party Casino is one of the top online casinos in the gambling industry and they recently released a new game which they are calling the first of its kind. The online casino launched The Circus which is a new interactive role-playing slot game. (02/11)

UB Announces New Bad Beat Jackpot Winner

Ultimate Bet, now known as UB, recently announced they have had another big bad beat jackpot winner. The bad beat was hit and the loser of the hand took home just over $100,000 and the lucky player was WHATAGUY431. The jackpot was hit on October 23rd at UB and has now reset waiting on the next ‘loser’. (02/11)

New Video Poker Game Available at Ladbrokes Casino

Ladbrokes Casino is a top online casino that is visited by hundreds if not thousands of gamblers each day. The online casino offers players many different gaming options and they update their site frequently to offer players more gaming options. (01/11)

Crown Bingo launches Challenge Roulette

Roulette is a popular online casino game and many online casinos offer players many options to play the game. There are several types of roulette games available online including European and American roulette. One online bingo site recently added Challenge Roulette to their roulette gaming options. (01/11)

Large Lottery Winner Still a Mystery in Pennsylvania

The Mega Millions lottery is a very popular lottery choice as it takes place over several states and players have the opportunity to win large prizes. The latest Mega Millions prize up for grabs was $140 million dollars. The numbers were drawn on Friday and they matched one ticket which was purchased in Gladstone, Pennsylvania. The winner has yet to come forward. (01/11)

Cozy Games Brings Bingo to Facebook

Facebook is the number one social network on the planet. Billions of people have Facebook accounts and millions visit the site on a daily basis. Members of Facebook can catch up with friends, relatives and co-workers as well as play games. Many of the applications can be quite addictive and because members of Facebook enjoy the games so much, software companies are constantly coming out with new games. (01/11)

Genting Games Signs Deal with Skill Games Network

The Genting Group is a company that has been in the gambling business for never half a century. The group has operated several casinos around the world and recently the group formed a new company called GentingGames. (01/11)

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