Hellmuth's Thinking Flawed Regarding D.C. iGaming
Phil Hellmuth recently told the Washington Post that he
didn't feel Washington D. C. 's upcoming iGaming site will be
successful. His primary reasoning was that the site will be unattractive
to the typical online pro because the games will likely be
Qureshi Admits to Chip Dumping and Cover-up for Prodigy Scam
A couple of days ago, I wrote a blog about the Portuguese
Scamming Prodigy, aka Jose "Girah" Macedo. In that blog, I talked about Girah's admissions of guilt in
his blog, etc. Now, even more evidence has come out
regarding the case, including an admission by Haseeb Qureshi
that makes things look even worse. On Wednesday, Bluff Magazine posted a interview with Qureshi
where he admitted to chip dumping to Macedo,
multi-accounting on numerous occasions on both Lock Poker
and on TwoPlusTwo, helping to cover up the scandal, and even
admitted that he didn't verify that Girah's stats were real.
Portuguese Scamming Prodigy
The Portuguese Scamming Prodigy Strikes Again
In the "Gee, I never saw that coming. not" category we have
Jose Macedo, aka Girah.
Portuguese Poker Prodigy
Full Tilt Finally Pays Out - Just Not to You
The Alderney Gambling Control Commission announced today
that Full Tilt has paid the license fees that were due. According to reports, this amount was reported to be around
$410,000. In its statementÂ regarding the matter, the AGCC claimed
that "The recent payment of overdue license fees by FTP is
also in playersâ best interests since it allows
commercial negotiations to take place that might result in a
successful refinancing deal. "
If you read between the lines, that basically equates to "We
will give them their license back should Full Tilt secure a
Alderney Gambling Control Commission,
Ray Bitar Given the Boot as Full Tilt CEO?
According to a post on Wicked Chops
Ray Bitar is out at Full Tilt Poker as the CEO and there is
a good chance that the Alderney Gambling Control Commission
will reinstate Full Tilt Poker's license. If the story from WCP proves to be true, this will be some
of the best news since it was announced that Full Tilt Poker
is in talks to sell controlling interest in the company. WCP made a great point about any new investor not wanting
someone running the company that was indicted by the U.
Full Tilt Poker,