Tag Archives: UB.com
- Ultimate Bet principals caught on tape discussing cheating scandal
May 11, 2013
Recording surface of Russ Hamilton admitting guilt in Ultimate Bet cheating scandal; Iovation founder Greg Pierson also implicated
- AP/UB claim DoJ payout deal; Olman Rimola surrenders to Costa Rica cops
May 11, 2011
Absolute Poker/Ultimate Bet issue press release claiming deal with Dept. of Justice to facilitate refunding US players balances; DoJ yet to confirm.
- BREAKING: Costa Rica raid authorities offices, residences of AP/UB, PokerStars
May 6, 2011
Details are sketchy, but Costa Rica's OIJ has raided six businesses and offices connected to AP/UB and PokerStars.
- Prahlad Friedman rationalizes decision to join UB.com roster
January 7, 2011
Prahlad Friedman discusses joining the UB.com roster, despite a history of anti-corporate statements and being victimized by UB's superuser scandal.
- Hellmuth talks UB exit; another WSOP bracelet for sale; BigBetPoker closes
January 6, 2011
Phil Hellmuth talks his split from UB.com and possible appearance on Dancing With The Stars; Marty Smyth selling WSOP bracelet; BigBetPoker closing.
- Phil Hellmuth follows Duke out the door at UB.com
December 31, 2010
Phil Hellmuth becomes latest poker player to sever ties with UB.com, following Annie Duke's earlier announcement. Both parties claim mutual decision.
Evil, cruel or flawed: Chris Ferguson is the WSOP POY
November 7, 2017
Doyle Brunson on the move; hissy-fit Hamilton; hip-hop Hellmuth
January 21, 2011