Tag Archives: guinness world record
- Crown Resorts’ $32m high-roller heist nearly undid Guinness record bid
June 28, 2015
More light has been shed on the infamous $32m heist pulled off by a dastardly duo at a Crown Resorts casino in 2013. In March 2013, reports spread that Crown Melbourne had fallen victim to a scam perpetrated by a high roller who’d colluded with a Crown staffer who liaised...
- Bally Technologies posts record revenue, goes for Guinness record
April 27, 2013
Gaming device maker and online gambling solutions provider Bally Technologies earned a profit of $38.4m in its fiscal Q3, up significantly from $29.9m in the same period a year ago. For the three months ending March 31 Bally’s revenues rose 13.3% to $259.1m, a new quarterly record. Gaming operations revenue...
- Pokerstars attempts to break Guinness World Record with largest online poker tournament
November 8, 2011
The world’s largest online poker community, PokerStars.com, announced it will attempt to break Guinness World Records by holding the world's largest poker tournament on 4 December. The event aims to bring more than 150,000 players together to play in an online poker game as part of the PokerStars 10th anniversary...
- Phil Laak’s endurance record not recognized by Guinness?
June 26, 2010
Phil Laak probably slept like a contented baby after logging 115 hours of continuous poker play a couple weeks back, safe in the knowledge that he’d obliterated the existing record for poker endurance. But a couple problems have since surfaced. First, a bunch of Austrians claim to have eclipsed Laak’s...
Phil Laak Poised For a Second WPT Title at The Bike
September 4, 2013
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January 30, 2015