Kirk Kerkorian, Casino Magnate, Dies at 98

The billionaire Kirk Kerkorian died in early June at his palatial home in Beverly Hills. The famed investor was 98 at the time his death. Born to a poor family, Kerkorian amassed billions through a variety of crazy schemes, but the majority of money came from investing in Las Vegas casinos. He bought and sold […]

Asian Casinos Famous World-over

Asian casinos in Singapore and Indonesia are fast becoming popular tourist attractions that are giving Las Vegas a tough competition. Here is a list of few destinations with modern casino facilities that are the envy of top casinos around the world and are popular among tourists and hard core gamblers. Most top land based and […]

How Does Alex Jacob Do It Every Time

If you have not been watching Alex Jacob on Jeopardy, you are missing seriously missing out on something. It is refreshing to watch a player that confident, and most importantly to win back to back! Jacob is a former poker champ and has won over $70,000 in his three appearances on the show. The winning […]

Hollywood Stars and Their Love for Gambling

It is not often that you hear about Hollywood celebrities heading out for a game of poker or blackjack. However, there are a few who have always been open about their love for various casino games, and why wouldn’t they? Not that they need to make more money (they already have a ton!), but for […]

Scott Davies Wins the WSOP Asia Pacific Title

Australian professional poker player Scott Davis won his first international championship title at the main event of Poker Asia Pacific. With this achievement Scott Davies has fulfilled his long cherished dream of winning a World Series poker match and earning the legendry WSOP gold band. At this 2014 WSOP Asia Pacific event held in Australia […]