PENNSYLVANIA SHOULD BE ALARMED!

PENNSYLVANIA SHOULD BE ALARMED!

If you follow a bit of American news, you should know that in Pennsylvania, many cases of abandonment of children make the news. Indeed, poker and casino players do not know what to do with their children, abandon them in the car parks of casinos to indulge in games. This is the 13th case identified today. Justice is putting in place a law to keep parents from leaving their children in car parks alone. Remember that in 1997, a young child of 7 years was not abandoning one of his parents to go for a slot machine game . The girl was found raped and strangled in the parking lot …

SOME NEWS FROM THE GAMBLING SECTOR, POKER AND ONLINE BETTING

SOME NEWS FROM THE GAMBLING SECTOR, POKER AND ONLINE BETTING

Let’s go straight to the heart of the matter with one of the most amazing figures: 10 billion euros! This is the total in euros of the amount spent by the French in the online gambling sector since its legal opening by the ARJEL (Regulatory Authority for Online Games). According to the statements of Jean-François Vilotte (president of the ARJEL) published in the newspaper Le Monde, the online gambling and betting sector “is not a growing market”. Indeed, if we take into account the figures of the second half of 2010 and compare them to those of the first half of 2011, the figures are 5,025 billion euros in 2010, …

CANADIANS SHINE AT THE AMERICAS CUP OF POKER (ACP)

CANADIANS SHINE AT THE AMERICAS CUP OF POKER (ACP)

The Canadian poker team wins for the second successive time the trophy of the best American team of poker. The Americas Cup of Poker championship was set up as a preparatory step for the fourth Latin American Poker Tour (LAPT), which began on February 16 in Brazil. This edition of the Americas Cup of Poker took place at the Punta Del Este Mantra Resort Casino in Uruguay. Several American teams including Mexico, Venezuela, Canada, and several other American nations have defended the colors of their country under the eyes of poker enthusiasts and professionals from around the world. However, Canada’s team, led by Canadian professional Greg Debora, defended their colors …

MARRAKECH POKER OPEN XXI FROM 21 TO 25 SEPTEMBER

MARRAKECH POKER OPEN XXI FROM 21 TO 25 SEPTEMBER

The Las Vegas World Series of Poker is now over, it’s the ball of poker tournaments that are starting all over the world of poker. Next September, it is Morocco in particular that will be the scene of the twenty-first edition of the Marrakech Poker Open which will take place from 21 to 25 September 2011 at Casino Es Saadi. Obviously, who says tournament, said satellite and Es Saadi has notably planned the establishment of many satellites that will be held throughout this Marrakech Poker Open, these satellites will allow poker enthusiasts to qualify for the World Series of Poker Europe. The program of this DFO XXI is rather busy. …

SOME DETAILS ABOUT THE WPT AMNÉVILLE

SOME DETAILS ABOUT THE WPT AMNÉVILLE

We are currently in the second day of the World Poker Tour championship of Amnéville which would have gathered more than 379 players in the enclosure of the Seven Casino. This stage of Lorraine World Poker Tour began in a peaceful environment and all participants were ready to conquer the first place. Already in the first day of the circuit, there were only 203 participants left. Thursday, November 3, the player of French origin, Jean-François Rigollet would have arrived at the top of the ranking, winning the most chips (168 000) on the last day of the tournament. As a reminder, note that the participation fee for this season 2011 …