35 Likes, 2 Comments - Joe Stapleton (@instastapes) on Instagram: “We’re all a pro something.”
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Irish poker legend and man you better not slowroll Donnacha O’Dea RT to be in draw for €50 @unibetopen seat pic.twitter.com/GtGi9fplJl
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The Spring Championship Of Online Poker (SCOOP) returns to PokerStars from May 12-27 and brings with it a record $75 million worth of guaranteed prize pools, including having at least $1 million guaranteed every day throughout the series.Last year’s SCOOP was the largest in its 10-year history with $65 million guaranteed across 183 tournaments.The 2019 edition of SCOOP promises $75 million in combined guarantees across 67 numbered events, each featuring three tournaments.As in previous SCOOPs, the 2019 SCOOP features events with three different buy-in levels: Low, Medium and High, giving every PokerStars player the opportunity to become a SCOOP champion.Players can get involved in a wide range of different poker variants and formats, including no-limit hold’em, pot-limit Omaha, 2-7 Single Draw, Win the Button, 5-Card PLO, Progressive KO events and many more.Each of the events is sure to feature a massive prize pool in relation to its buy-in, but the six 2019 SCOOP Main Events are sure to draw players' interest.
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Now seems like a good time to address my admiration for @TigerWoods as a person.When people choose their heroes it could be because of their demeanor, their performance, the way they treat people, the way they engage their fans, or a variety of other reasons.
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The question of whether Indiana will allow sports betting by mobile devices is still up for debate in the state Legislature.The Indiana House voted 78-15 Monday in favor of a bill that includes limiting the legalization of sports wagering to casino sites.The state Senate previously supported permitting online sports betting , so lawmakers face a deadline later this month for reaching agreement on what to allow.Some House members who oppose allowing sports bets by mobile devices call it a significant expansion of gambling that could lead to traditional casino games moving online.Republican Rep. Allan Morrison of Brazil argued Monday that limiting sports betting to casinos will mean a big loss in tax revenue.The bill would also allow new casinos in Gary and Terre Haute.
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Family was the inspiration for James Adducci when he decided to wager $85,000 on Tiger Woods to win the Masters.He’s been through a lot of health issues.On Monday, Adducci, who bet on Woods at odds of 14-1, was presented with a check Monday for more than $1.2 million by Joe Asher, CEO of William Hill U.S., and Paul Hobson, general manager at SLS.Check Out the 2019 Betting odds to win the PGA ChampionshipAdducci said he started to feel confident when Francesco Molinari, who was playing in Woods’ group, hit his tee shot into the water and took a double bogey on the par-3 12th hole.“(Molinari) played flawless golf for three days and nine holes.
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No comeback by Tiger Woods was ever going to be complete without a major.So much appeal of that red shirt beneath a green jacket involved looking back at all Woods had to overcome to reach that moment — a Masters champion once again — that so many thought would never happen.The fourth surgery to rebuild his left knee.“Overwhelming,” he said with a voice still hoarse from all that screaming.He also briefly led Sunday in the British Open, and was one shot behind on the back nine at the PGA Championship.It was anyone’s game until Francesco Molinari, who earlier hit 8-iron in Rae’s Creek on the 12th hole for double bogey, hit a wedge off a tree limb and into the water on the par-5 15th that led to double bogey.
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NagaCorp said Sunday that Naga 3, the third phase of its NagaWorld casino resort, will cost around $3.5 billionCasino and hospitality company NagaCorp said in a Sunday filing that its founder, CEO, and largest shareholder would cover half of the costs related to the development of Naga 3, a major expansion of its existing integrated resort in the capital of Cambodia, Phnom Penh.NagaCorp is the exclusive operator of casino gambling in the Cambodian capital and the surrounding area.The company announced its plan for the construction of Naga 3, the third phase of its NagaWorld hotel, casino, and entertainment complex earlier this month.NagaCorp said in its Sunday filing that it has decided, following a consultation with its financial advisers, Credit Suisse and Morgan Stanley, that 50% of the Naga 3 development project will be funded by internally generated funds.The other 50% will be covered by the company’s controlling shareholder, Dr. Chen Lip Keong.
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While still too early to tell for sure, new research suggests that the growth in antimicrobial resistance may be linked to the onset of climate change.Medical health professionals are seriously worried about the growing number of reported cases of antimicrobial resistance (AMR).This comes after decades of misuse and the pharmaceutical industry’s lack of urgency or ability to find and manufacture new antibiotics.The study was conducted at the Institute of Infection Control and Infectious Diseases at the University Medical Centre Göttingen and Hannover Medical School in Germany.The possibility that AMR and climate change might be linked first gained attention when it was noticed that AMR increased with raising temperatures in the US.This latest research, however, investigated whether this also held up in Europe with a diverse range in healthcare systems.
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It is a monument to honour the Ford motor giant founder Henry Ford’s father, William, who was born in the village.I only know this because I heard Norman Crowley, also a native of Ballinascarthy, talking on the radio about how his own father got him and his siblings to sell raffle tickets when they were young to raise funds to build the monument.When I first met him at the height of the dot-com bubble, when he sold his company Ebeon to Eir (then Eircom), he had side businesses in panel beating and chauffeuring.At first the company will focus on converting classic cars such as Ferraris, Aston Martins and Jaguars, from petrol-guzzlers to clean energy electric vehicles (EVs) with all the torque of a Tesla and more, while maintaining their classical appearances.Buncrana Beetles and Ireland’s fascinating carmaking heritageEntrepreneur Norman Crowley with Health Minister Simon Harris, TD.
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The casino operator is set to tackle environment’s biggest problems with its new game-changing ‘Above & Beyond’ sustainability strategyMelco Resorts & Entertainment has introduced multiple goals and targets as part of its strategy to deploy sustainable solutions across its existing properties in Macau and the Philippines, and its future resorts.In its latest Sustainability Report for 2018, the gaming and hospitality giant said that it has brought together its social and environmental achievements and ambitions in the ‘Above & Beyond’ strategy.The new strategy outlines important goals Melco will look to achieve in the years to come in a bid to cement its commitment to provide environment friendly services across its resorts and to offer its employees the best possible working environment.Melco is looking to achieve carbon neutrality at its resorts by reducing a range of emission sources.As part of its ‘Above & Beyond’ strategy, the company also plans to eliminate single-use plastics in its daily operations and achieve zero waste across its properties.
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Kevin Mathers on Twitter: "10 players left at the @msptpoker @gates_poker final table, streaming starts ~7:15 Colorado time (~30 minutes from now) featuring @keeksWellington @ObesePuppy Danny Gonzales Bradley Beetz and Krzysztof Stybaniewicz https://t.co/Fn9qvAOJkI streaming at https://t.co/qPEaiqeJbU"
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The final table also featured Yongwei Mo, World Series of Poker bracelet winner Calvin Lee, and Weiyi "Wayne" Zhang.The two-day event saw 72 players out of 155 entries return to the table on the second day of play.With the registration open for the first level of the day, a flurry of eliminations, new entries and re-entries boosted the field to 181 entries in total, creating a prize pool of ₩649,609,000 ($571,656).The top 27 spots were paid at least ₩6,495,000 ($5,716) and Dong Chen, as well as Huijie Zhou, were eliminated on separate tables to let the money bubble burst.2019 PokerStars APPT Korea ₩4,000,000 High Roller Final Table ResultsPositionWinnerCountryPrize (in KRW)Prize (in USD)1Keiji TakahashiJapan₩143,890,000$126,6232Jian YangChina₩97,114,000$85,4603Yan LiChina₩66,845,000$58,8244Yongwei MoChina₩54,500,000$47,9605Calvin LeeUnited States₩43,460,000$38,2456Wayne ZhangChina₩33,390,000$29,3837Yasreel Praveen DoddaiavarIndia₩24,295,000$21,3808Shinryo NoninJapan₩17,605,000$15,4929Yunye LuChina₩14,550,000$12,804
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TAGs: acquisition, Caesars, Mark FrissoraAs the wheels are spinning increasingly faster for a Caesars Entertainment sale, thanks to the perseverance of billionaire Carl Icahn, the company has announced a change at the top of the pyramid.It was known that CEO Mark Frissora would be leaving the company and the Wall Street Journal is announcing that his successor is going to be Anthony Rodio.Rodio is the CEO of Affinity Gaming, a private gaming company headquartered in Las Vegas.The official announcement of the transition is expected to be announced by Caesars today, and Rodio will also be given Frissora’s seat on the company’s board of directors.His appointment wouldn’t come as a surprise, as he has worked with Icahn in the past.
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A fourth tower is to be be added to the Marina Bay Sands resort in Singapore
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Boss Gaming has appointed Jeff Letlat as its new CEO, replacing Viacheslav Viedienieiev
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Online gaming software, Latest Casino and Gambling News, Tribal Gaming, The Players Lounge, Online Gambling News, Fantasy eSports, Fines, Lawsuits & Litigation, WashingtonIn Washington, a federally-recognized aboriginal tribe has reportedly filed a lawsuit against Valve Corporation amid claims that the video games developer is facilitating illegal gambling by allowing aficionados to buy and sell its textured digital weapons.According to a Friday report from GeekWire.com, the legal action from the casino-operating Quinault Indian Nation was filed in Grays Harbor County and also alleges that Bellevue-headquartered Valve Corporation is profiting from unfair competition because it does not have to abide by the same local and state gambling regulations as the tribe.Valve Corporation is the developer behind video games such as Counter Strike: Global Offensive, Half-Life and Day of Defeat, which are often used in televised eSports competitions.The Washington firm is also responsible for textured digital weapons, which are colloquially known as ‘skins’, that can be used by players enjoying its titles or traded via the firm’s Steam software distribution platform.It was reported that the 25-page lawsuit from the Quinault Indian Nation, which runs the Quinault Beach Resort and Casino in the small community of Ocean Shores, claims that the developer has ‘subjected Washington citizens to scam, unsafe and unfair gambling’ and has ‘profited handsomely for years from illegal online gambling’ while only making ‘token efforts to stop it.’
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Recently, Joey Ingram has announced he'll be back to producing regular editions of his popular Poker Life Podcast, to the satisfaction of many of his fans.In his triumphant return last week, Ingram talked to Andrew Neeme and Steffen Sontheimer, but it was his interview with Live at the Bike high-stakes regular Garrett Adelstein that garnered loads of attention for the topics touched on.In over three hours, the two talked about a wide range of subjects.The first part about mental health seemed the most valuable for viewers and listeners.Earlier in the week, Ingram retweeted a December 2018 post by Adelstein, who shared about his long fight with depression:2018 has been the best year of my life.
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Sports data company Stats has confirmed the purchase of global sports content company Perform Group, creating a new entity in the process
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3 seed in the East, which was relevant because it meant missing the Bucks in Round 2 and the Celtics, their kryptonite in both the regular and postseason, in Round 1.When the dust settled that team was the Brooklyn Nets, a team the Sixers had beaten by 13 points at home during that hot stretch in late March.Oddsmakers still think they’ll move on to the second round, but their confidence is wavering.Despite their Game 1 loss, which we’ll break down below, the Sixers are still -210 on to win the seven-game series.Sportsbooks Believe Sixers Will Bounce BackEven though the odds are far less than the -501 they were at the outset of the playoffs, this is still a team with the series’ three best players (Embiid, Simmons, Butler), more playoff experience and likely homecourt advantage if they can return to Philadelphia with the series tied 2-2.There’s plenty of reason to believe they’ll turn things around in time to hold off a pesky Brooklyn team.
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