Tag Archives: Tom Hall
- 888Live London news: Tom Hall takes down the main event; action clock a success
October 19, 2017
A round-up of the action from the 888Live London Festival in Aspers Westfield, Stratford, including news from the High Roller and Main Event. 888Live London has come to a close. The 12-day festival, held at Aspers Casino Westfield Stratford, London attracted stamp collectors, people with jars containing used paintbrushes, and...
- Tom Hall wins $1m prop bet after losing 12kg in 6-Weeks
November 22, 2016
Businessman and high stakes gambler, Tom ‘HongKongTom' Hall, has won a $1m weight loss bet after losing 12kg in six weeks. Could you lose 12kg in weight if you had the added incentive of winning $1m if you succeed? It doesn't matter how many times I stare at that question,...
- Dafabet left with their Wang out as China cracks down on online credit betting
August 12, 2015
The recent deportation of former Dafabet exec Wang Bo to face illegal gambling charges in China has reinforced the dangers of conducting online credit betting in Asia. Wang fled China for the Philippines this February after local authorities began rounding up members of his illegal online credit betting operation....
- WSOP 2014’s Big One For One Drop Day Two Summary
July 1, 2014
CalvinAyre.com reporter Tatjana Pasalic takes us to the Day 2 of this year's Big One For One Drop at the Rio Casino in Las Vegas for WSOP 2014. Check out Day 1 here.
- Asian Poker Tour Manila Millions Event Highlights
April 20, 2013
Angelia Ong brings us the video highlights of the Manila Millions 2013 event at the Asian Poker Tour PH at Resorts World’s Manila. We talked to APT Tournament director Lloyd Fontillas, and big names in poker - Sam Trickett, Joe Hachem, Richard Yong and the champion himself, Joseph Cheong. Checkout our coverage of last years...
- Joseph Cheong Wins the Manila Millions; Switch Poker Launch New Website
Joseph Cheong takes down the Manila Millions just days after finishing as runner-up to Philipp Gruissem at the WSOP-APAC $50,000 High Roller; and Switch Poker launch their new website It’s true that Joseph Cheong has not yet found the magic formula needed to convert his World Series of Poker (WSOP)...