Victor Chandler is one of the most well-known names in the global gambling industry. Founded in 1946, and having achieved enormous success in both the land-based gambling and online casino, sportsbook and internet poker industries, it has come as a surprise to some investors and online casino industry insiders that Victor Chandler is now considering selling their broad company. Continue reading “Victor Chandler to Sort Through Casino Buyout Offers”
This coming weekend is going to be a difficult one for poker tournament fans and players ahead while the onetime Betfair’s Masters of Europe and World Poker Tour’s Grand Prix de Paris events take place in Paris as well as in London. Continue reading “The Best Of The Best Poker Players To Compete For Top Prize”
The first stage of Hold’em is the pre-flop where a betting strategy exists that will help you to better your game. There are several factors you need to consider, such as the number of other players at the table, their personalities such as aggressive or passive, the size of your own bankroll, your position on the table with repect to the dealer and finally how much you are willing to risk. Continue reading “Betting Strategy of Texas Holdem is Better Winning Chance”
Today, the 105th US Open golf tournament starts. Tiger Woods is aiming for his 3rd US Open title and 2nd Major title of the golf season. Will he pull it off? Online casino sportsbooks seem to think he will. Online casinos that provide wagering on major sporting events have their odds in place, with most having Woods in at 22-5 or so. Online casino sprotsbooks are also looking closely at Vijay Singh, Phil Mickelson, Retief Goosen and Ernie Els. Continue reading “Tiger Woods the favored for Masters repeat”
The World Lottery Association’s conference in Rhodes last week recognized the Swedish state-owned gambling monopoly Svenska Spel for its commitment to responsible gambling.
Responding to the award, Svenska Spel’s acting CEO Anders Hägg said he was delighted to receive recognition for the heavy investment the firm has made in the field, whilst Anders Borg, Sweden’s Finance Minister said he was proud of the company. Continue reading “Swedish Gambling Monopoly Ahead In Responsible Gaming Practice”
Online gambling has enjoyed a phenomenal rate of growth around the world and a recent ORC Gambler Track survey shows the United Kingdom is no exception to the rule. Although gambling figures overall in the UK have declined, the number of those participating in online gambling has increased 43 percent from the previous year. While 60 percent of the country’s residents partake in some form of gambling activity, it’s not difficult to see why online gambling operators are flocking to Britain, eager to expand their customer base. Continue reading “ORC Study shows Online Gambling up 46 Percent”
The PlayAway System, in which computer users can gamble from home, is most definitely catching on in northern Nevada. And although casinos in southern Nevada are having a hard time getting the system fully green-lighted (such as the case was with Foxwoods Casino when they were met with legal resistance after giving the system a go), it will most likely only be a matter of time before it will be fully embraced by Las Vegas. Continue reading “Nevada Casinos Giving Remote Gambling a Whirl”