Macau Casinos registers best winnings in almost 2 years

In Macau, three dozen casinos accounted their gaming revenue of US$ 2.4 billion back in February, 2016 – a number that was almost unchanged from a year ago, said the city’s government on Tuesday.

As per a report from Las Vegas Review-Journal, the fall of less than 1% year-over-over is the firmest performance for the casinos in twenty-one months. Gaming victory fell by more than 21% in January that was the twentieth straight month that gaming victory went down year-over-year.
The gaming revenue of the city went down 34% year-over-year to US$ 29 billion in the year 2015. It was the 2nd year of less gaming revenue than year before that. In 2013, Macau had a record $45.2 billion gaming revenue. The city’s gaming revenue has been forecast to go down by another 8% in the year 2016, as per a report from Bloomberg, though the performance in February could bode well for this year. February did have an extra day because of leap year.

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HPO Lawrenceburg Regional Main Event to take place this weekend

Hollywood Poker Open’s Season 4 started previous week with the Regional stop at the Hollywood Casino Lawrenceburg in Indiana.

That stop, this weekend ends with the US$ 1115 Main Event.
Donnie Peters, the Editor-in-Chief of PokerNews, stated that the third season the Hollywood Poker Open was the tour’s biggest yet, and it is only going to grow. Lawrenceburg would be the start of the 4th season, and you would look to start playing these events in order to offer yourself the best scope to qualify for the Hollywood Poker Open Championship next summer that will take place in Las Vegas. He added that PokerNews is excited to be offering live coverage of the HPO’s forthcoming season and they expect to see poker fans at all of the stops, starting with this one.

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‘The Magician’ Esfandiari Associated With Poker Central As Its Partner

Poker Central is upcoming television network that is expected to be launched any time soon, and now, a couple of days on 6 May, Antonio who is also known as the “The Magician’ Esfandiari associated with this coming soon television network as its  partner.

The Poker Central discloses this secret through an announcement made in a press released. Before it, last week, Daniel Negreanu also joined this television network. Esfandiari is a man who is known as the poker enthusiast as well as for his unpredictable nature and good humor.

He is such a poker player that is also known for winning as big amount of money as no other poker player in history of the game ever won; the game was World Series of Poker Big One for One Drop; he participated in this game in 2012 and won $18,346,673. This was the event that makes this poker player a central image in the Poker Work.

The Poker Central as expected is very keyed up with the partnership with the great poker player. The schedule for all day and night of the poker programming is under process, and it will soon be released by the end of this year i.e. 2015. (more…)

Jonathan Duhamel Disconnected From The PokerStars

Jonathan Duhamel who’s a Canadian Poker Pro as well as been a Champion of 2010 World Series of Poker Main Event parted his ways from the PokerStars. Recently, it has been revealed that this champion has not been remained an associate of the Team PokerStars Pro. However, no details about the contractual agreement have been leaked by the poker rooms nor the reasons could have been known that why Jonathan Duhamel’s membership was discontinued. Though, it has been reported that a representative of the PokerStars has confirmed that that the PokerStars and the Jonathan Duhamel will not work simultaneously in coming time.

The rumors about the cancelation of the sponsorship deal between the plays and PokerStars came in to existent earlier this when Jonathan Duhamel, a 27 years old player of Boucherville, Quebec, was shown-up at the occasion of the World Poker Tour Seminole Hard Rock Slowdown with no usual PokerStars patch. Moreover, the name of the Jonathan Duhamel has also not been written in the list of the Team PokerStars Pro member which has been published on the website of the                 room.

It has also been reported that since January 2011, this player’s name at present is at second place in the list of all time money of Canada while his earning from the live tournament is $ 12, 786,360, HendonMob says. (more…)