Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel has been ordered by the federal judge to close the operation of its online bingo platform.
The tribe launched this gaming platform to check the response of people in it before launching the poker game online. The decision has been taken a few days before.
California Judge, U.S. Southern District Anthony Battaglia said in this judgment that tribe’s bingo online game platform, violates the Enforcement act 2006 Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement. The platform was launched by the tribe in the year 2014. The state of California is also ordered to close the operation of the Desert Bingo gambling website. The state was trying for the legalization of online poker.
The UIGEA has also put the restriction of online gambling sites for the processing of payment. According to the California, the reason why the tribe online Bingo game site has been asked to close is, because the platform was offering gambling online to the people who are not allowed to play games of gambling. (more…)
PokerStars had a super sized game on Sunday where Ole Schemion was the winner.
There are weekly contests that are held by PokerStars on its website and these give poker players and enthusiasts an option to win big in their leisure time. Ole Schemion is, however, no newbie on the poker playing front. Known as “wizowizo”, he is dubbed as one of the big winners in online poker and he did it again on November 27th
. This is one of his performances at an online poker game as he is known to participate and perform well in the live tournament games more often. He is known to have won more than one million by playing in the live events. However, the game that he played online this Sunday shows that he is not one to back down when it comes to winning tournaments which are held on a virtual platform. (more…)
Genting casino and live casino have recently launched a video poker game online which promises to thrill the players.
Named as Tens or Better it will help the players win big and have fun at the same time. Those who wish to try their hands at this video poker game they need to pay cash in one of the nine hands. There are different games like three of a Kind, Royal Flush and Four of a King providing wins. Players will be able to cash out their earnings as well as risk it all on the double button. If one is successful they will be able to double their wins at an instant.
The design of the software is such that anyone can start playing the game. The game offers a simple and intuitive interface for the players. The players can opt for the minus and plus buttons to select the kind of bets they want. They can control their stakes in every round with Bet Max and Bet One buttons. (more…)
The World Poker Tour carried on their 3rd Canadian stop of this year with Day 1b of partypoker.net WPT Montreal at the Playground Poker Club.
Settled just outside of downtown Montreal, Quebec, 235 players came through Playground’s doors on Saturday to try to qualify for Monday’s Day 2.
Another ten 1-hour levels of play came to an end with just ninety-six players still having chips. Among them was Freddy Deeb, who ended 2nd at the very last WPT event he cashed World Poker Tour Legends of Poker in LA this last August. He looks to be going for another deep run, holding a 4th-best heap of 180000 in chips.
Irish guru poker player Donnacha “The Don” O’Dea has not only kept his flag flying in gambling but also in swimming. His career in poker is the most intriguing string of milestone achievements that his golden resume reflects.
He missed the World Series of Poker gold bracelet at slim chances in 1983 where he finished runner-up in his heat to Tom McEvoy in the $1,000 limit hold’em tournament. Playing regularly has seen him enrich his resume and also rise up the ladder in the poker industry. However, a closer examination of his resume demonstrates he is not only talented but has inculcated skills through his lengthy experience in the casinos.
His first final table at the WSOP’s Main Event came in 1983 placing 6th and also emerged 9th in a similar game in 1991. Years later, he has recorded cashes at the WSOP, in 1990 placing 32nd, 1994 for a 27th position, 1996 for a 25th place and recently in 2007 emerging 171st. His fortuitous WSOP gold bracelet slipped into his trophy portfolio in the pot-limit Omaha with re-buys where he ousted Johnny Chan in a heads-up encounter. (more…)