Tag Archives: UB.com
- Ultimate Bet principals caught on tape discussing cheating scandal
11 May 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
11 May 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
6 May 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
7 January 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
6 January 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
31 December 2010
Phil Hellmuth becomes latest poker player to sever ties with UB.com, following Annie Duke's earlier announcement. Both parties claim mutual decision.
Poker is Phil Hellmuth Jr.: YouStake deal shows the man still has it
19 February 2018