Tag Archives: borgata
- Sun admits that Gemaco card imperfections are irrelevant in Borgata case
September 12, 2017
The Phil Ivey v Borgata baccarat case takes another twist after the card manufacturers Gemaco reminds the court of an interesting revelation from Ivey's sidekick Chen Yin Sun. Phil Ivey’s fight to keep the $10m he won playing baccarat at The Borgata in Atlantic City is starting to resemble a...
- The Borgata wants Gemaco to pay $10.1m Ivey baccarat win
August 3, 2017
In the latest twist in the Phil Ivey v Borgata legal case, the casino wants the card manufacturer Gemaco to repay the $10.1m Ivey won as a result of using flaws in their cards to gain an edge over the casino. The tools that made the Toyota Production System (TPS)...
- Italian Mobster ‘guilty’ in online gambling case; Lusardi fake bomb news
February 28, 2017
Italian lawmen have sentenced a mobster to a lengthy jail term for his part in an illegal online gambling ring, and the Borgata Chipgate star, Christian Lusardi, once used a fake bomb. I've had poker organisations ask my lords and masters at CalvinAyre to sack me for my opinion, but...
- Borgata and Atlantic City strike $72M tax payment deal
February 16, 2017
All is now well between Atlantic City and Borgata casino. Atlantic City, New Jersey’s fiscally struggling casino hub, agreed to pay Borgata $72 million to finally put a closure to the long-running property tax dispute that has helped push the city over the edge of bankruptcy. Former U.S. senator and...
- Charity Series Of Poker raises over $12,000 for Support the Kid
February 8, 2017
The Charity Series of Poker raised over $12,000 for Support the Kid, a foundation created to help children fight cancer, and poker charity founder Matt Stout wins the first prize. Adam Robinson said something very important to Tim Ferris during his recent podcast appearance. I am paraphrasing, but he essentially...
- Phil Ivey heads to Third Circuit Court of Appeal in edge sorting case
January 31, 2017
An update as appeared in northjersey.com stating that The Borgata Casino & Spa in Atlantic City will not prevent Phil Ivey from pushing the edge sorting case to the Third Circuit Court of Appeal. Phil Ivey has one final chance to keep the $10.13m in damages that a Judge decreed...
Phil Ivey is done helping people improve their poker game
April 17, 2017
The Borgata wants Gemaco to pay $10.1m Ivey baccarat win
August 3, 2017