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2021 WSOP to be Played In-Person at the Rio

In another sign that things are returning to normal, the 2021 WSOP has announced that this years events will take place at the Rio Casino in Las Vegas, and that it will be business as usual with players at the tables. The Main Event is slated to start November 4th of this year and should […]

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What Can You Learn From 2021 March Madness Upsets?

Bracket busted? Did you lose several bets you otherwise would have won during the 2021 version of the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament, better known as March Madness? If you did, I have good news: You weren’t the only one who suffered through one of the strangest NCAA Division I tournaments in recent memory. […]

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Betting Favorites to Win the Hong Kong Derby in 2021

There is an event each year that gathers the famous and wealthy from every corner of the globe and brings them to the most famous peninsula in the South China Sea. The Hong Kong Derby (est. 1873) has been a major Thoroughbred competition for nearly 150 years. The race is always held mid-March; this year, […]

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New Year’s 2021 Gambling News! WSOP! Michigan! Vegas!

We kick off the New Year with gambling news from Las Vegas, as well as California, Michigan and New York State! Also, there is a new World Series of Poker champion! [embedded content] Happy freaking New Year everyone! Jay Todd back after my two weeks off for the holidays. I could have used three weeks […]

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Michigan Interstate Online Poker Expected for 2021

In a major development for the poker community, a Michigan interstate online poker bill now sits on the Governor’s desk ready to be signed into law. If you don’t understand why this is so significant, then focus on the word “interstate”. Unlike many other states with legalized online poker, Michigan is set to allow play […]

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888 Sports Betting Slated for 3 More States in 2021

Three new agreements have been signed that will bring 888 sports betting to the states of Indiana, Iowa and Colorado in 2021. The Indiana operation will take place under an agreement with Caesars Entertainment at the Harrah’s Hoosier Park site, while in Iowa the license will be held by the Catfish Bend Casino. The Colorado […]

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Michigan Online Gambling Launch Possible Before 2021

Sports betting at land based casinos has been legal for a while now. But Michigan online gambling, along with mobile sports betting, could be up and running before the end of the year. Internet casinos, along with online poker and other online games, have to wait until commercial and tribal casinos receive licenses. The Joint […]

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Will Magnus Carlsen Retain His World Chess Championship Crown in 2021?

A World Chess Champion is crowned every two years except for 2020. Like many other events, COVID-19 has pushed the World Chess Championship from 2020 to 2021. Magnus Carlsen will defend his World Champion title in the tournament. His challenger is yet to be determined. The challenger will be determined by the results of the […]

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Will Ghislaine Maxwell’s Trial Take Place on July 12, 2021?

As I started to write this article, I wondered, “Who is Ghislaine Maxwell?” Yes, I have been living under a rock. For my fellow “under the rock” dwellers, Ghislaine Maxwell is the infamous Madam of Jeffrey Epstein, a convicted child rapist. Maxwell currently faces charges for her participation in the recruitment of underage children for […]

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SiGMA Europe Summit Moved to February 2021

SiGMA Group has announced the postponement of its Europe summit, which was planned to be held in Malta on 17-19 November 2020. The SiGMA Europe Summit show will now open its doors early next year in February, running from the 16-18th, making it the first event to headline the 2021 gaming calendar. The decision, which was […]

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ICE London 2021 rescheduled due to coronavirus concerns

In the United Kingdom and international events organizer Clarion Gaming has reportedly announced that next year’s edition of its ICE London exhibition has been postponed by some eleven weeks due to concerns over the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. According to a Thursday report from Inside Asian Gaming, the 31st edition of the annual three-day extravaganza had […]