Gambling News

Paul Phua's attorneys protest prosecutors' "disingenuous" claim that Phua can't be allowed to leave US because he might not get back in.

California Gambling Control Commission chairman Richard Lopes 'retires' amid conflict of interest allegations in Casino M8trix probe.

The sale of online sports betting affiliate Covers.com offers hope that customers of defunct online sportsbook betED will finally get paid.

Troubled UK online gambling operator 666Bet says it needs to raise additional sums to refund remaining player balances.

Poker News

Lee catches up with the WSOP bracelet winner, Chad Holloway, to talk about how it feels to be in the midst of one of life’s little heaters.

Another weekly installment of poker news including the stories from SCOOP, WSOP, and a return to the Poker Players Alliance for Greg Raymer.

Tobias Peters has won the Eureka5 Hamburg High Roller after beating Timo Schneider, in heads-up action, to take the first prize of €37,548.

Lee Davy is on hand to deliver a recap from the first day of the 46th Annual WSOP, including a sterling performance from Martin Jacobson.

Casino News

Nevada casino gaming revenue rises 5.4% in April, breaking two-month losing streak; record basketball bets undone by measly hold percentage.

Ironworkers place the final beam on the MGM–AEG Arena on the Las Vegas Strip; Paragon Gaming to manage Westgate Las Vegas.

SkyCity Entertainment Group says its VIP revenue rose 99% in its fiscal year-to-date; SkyCity high-roller meth dealer awaits sentencing.

Junket operator Iao Kun Group's VIP turnover falls more than half in Q1; junkets say smoking rooms rule but casino union begs to differ.

Sports News

Sky Bet has made an offer to continue its sponsorship of the English Football League for two more seasons.

Irish amateur snooker player Sutton has been banned for six years after the sport’s world governing body found him guilty of match-fixing.

US indicts 14 individuals -- including two FIFA VPs -- on corruption charges as Swiss authorities raid FIFA office in separate probe.

Real Madrid have parted ways with their coach, Carlo Ancelotti, and their infamous club president, Florentino Perez doesn’t know why?

Conferences

The 10th Annual Online Bingo Summit is more than a week away and will be held at Royal Garden Hotel, London on June 9th, 2015.

G2E Asia 2015 has officially come to a close & the past 3 days were an absolute whirlwind. Most delegates seemed impressed with the turnout.

Today’s turnout was similar to day one, with a bustling expo floor & conference hall, tonight with a promise of numerous networking events.

The 12th annual WhichBingo Awards will take place at HMS President (1918) Victoria Embankment in London on June 9th.

Videos

Toby Oddy, founder of Digital Fuel, discusses why his company moves towards financial betting to attract Asian traffic.

Chris Morton of Binary Options Pty Ltd talks about how binary options works on online gambling affiliate market to financials.

Over the past five years so much of our website and presence in the global gambling industry has changed, expanded and developed.

Calvin Ayre 5 Years

May 25 marks two grand occasions, It’s the fifth anniversary of CalvinAyre.com and the birthday of our founder and namesake Calvin Ayre.

Editorial

Lee catches up with the WSOP bracelet winner, Chad Holloway, to talk about how it feels to be in the midst of one of life’s little heaters.

Another weekly installment of poker news including the stories from SCOOP, WSOP, and a return to the Poker Players Alliance for Greg Raymer.

Tobias Peters has won the Eureka5 Hamburg High Roller after beating Timo Schneider, in heads-up action, to take the first prize of €37,548.

Lee Davy is on hand to deliver a recap from the first day of the 46th Annual WSOP, including a sterling performance from Martin Jacobson.