Fat Man must settle £2 million gambling debt

One of the world’s most prolific gamblers, known in casinos as “the Fat Man”, was ordered by a judge yesterday to settle a £2 million gambling debt with togel in Mayfair London.

Fouad al-Zayat, a Syrian-born entrepreneur who is said to have gambled more than £200 million, was told by Mr. Justice David Steel to repay the money he had frittered away in a single night at the club.

The judgment casts new light on the secretive world of high-class casinos and their relationship with their most lucrative clients. It also cements Mr. al-Zayat’s reputation as one of the biggest “whales”, or high spending gamblers, on the international casino circuit.

The judge said that, although Mr. al-Zayat had spent nearly £100 million at the club over 12 years, he should now settle his debt.

“The scale of both his wealth and his gambling instincts are revealed by the fact that between October 1994 and April 2006, the defendant visited the claimant’s club on over 600 occasions, purchasing gaming tokens to the value of over £91 million and, in the process, losing over £23 million,” he said.

Mr. al-Zayat, 65, ran into trouble with the exclusive club in March 2000 when he lost the money on roulette tables. He wrote out a cheque that was expected to be honoured as he had been a member of the club for many years, one director of the club said. However, when the club tried to cash the cheque , it bounced. The court …

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Ultimate-Bet Leaderboards – Current Leaders May 21st

Another week has come and gone, and there is a new face to sit atop of the Ultimate Bet leaderboard; or perhaps it’s someone we’ve already seen before? Every week, Ultimate Bet awards its players with tournament credits and the chance to play heads up with a UB pro for $1,000 or more! For complete details of how and what you can win every week, see the first post of the UB Leaderboard by clicking here.

When we had last left off, we showed that GINO_THE_ELK had a slight lead over the rest of the pack with 296 points. However, all eyes were on the dominant scottyclark, who is no stranger to being on the UB leaderboard. Just one month ago, scottyclark beat out the rest of the competition and took down UB pro Shawn Rice for $3,000! He sat in 2nd place with 276 points, and only 20 points from the lead. It’s obvious he is a seasoned professional, as he has appeared in the top 10 more times than anyone else and is very consistent in his play. But now the question, could he take over the lead?

Well, when the week wrapped up, it was clear scottyclark wanted to go for 1st place again! Here were the final top 10 for the week (you can view up 50 places by viewing the UB Leaderboard May 19th Archive):

1 scottyclark 421.79 – $1,000 Heads-Up Match
2 mross01 407.51 – $100 TC
3 SGTSTEDANKOWV 388.71 – $100 TC
4 …

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Some toto hk Betting Systems

The Martingale System
This system, which was invented over 200 years ago, instructs the player to double his bet each time he loses, on the assumption that he will eventually win and show a profit from the initial wager.

With a beginning wager of $5.00 you would double your wager with each loss. IE: $5, $10, $20, $40 $80, etc. After a win your wager would drop back to $5.00. All wagers are recovered when you win a hand.

Casinos have table limits to toto hk the effectiveness of this system. After a long losing streak you will eventually hit the table maximum, thus defeating the purpose of this system. Plus, a considerable amount of bankroll is needed to make this system work, and the payoffs simply aren’t worth it.

If you started with a $5 dollar wager and lost your first four wagers and won your fifth, (without double downs or splitting your cards) you would be a measly 5 dollars ahead. This is simply not worth it, and if you are losing multiple hands in a row it is time to leave the table, not double your wagers. Also, losing double downs or splits can deplete your bankroll in a big hurry.

Progressive Betting System – 2 Level
This is the simplest betting system to use and still effective. To use this system simply decide on a minimum and maximum bet. Then bet the smaller amount after a loss and the larger amount after a win. For example, …

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Review of Casino Tournament Strategy

Wow. I had no idea there was this much to know about casino tournaments, but everything Wong says in Casino Tournament Strategy makes so much sense, and is so well explained, that I can’t help but be stunned by how much I didn’t know. I’ve read a lot of great gambling books, but the gap between what I knew before and after reading this idman Azərbaycan book was larger than with any other book in this field. This is as definitive a work as exists in the gambling literature.

The book starts with an introduction to casino tournaments, terminology, and the notation that will be used in the book. In addition, Wong gives a few gems as a glimpse of what the book holds. If one is about to enter a casino tournament for the first time, just reading the introduction would be invaluable.

The book is separated into four sections, Blackjack, Craps, Baccarat, and Keno tournament strategy. The first, Blackjack, is the longest and most complicated, and even if one plans to participate in non-Blackjack tournaments, this section is required reading. Wong covers every situation which can arise in a tournament, even some that one should never get in just for completeness. When I purchased the book, I had no idea there could possibly be this number of situations.

The second section is on craps tournaments. While there aren’t as many distinct circumstances that one might encounter, craps tournaments are fraught with their own problems. Wong gives advice from …

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Business card service at Translation Services UK

Our business card service is a specialised service we have been providing to agencies and printers since 1991.

This is where we transliterate the names of the person and the company, and translate the job title.

Our in-house typesetting studio then returns them in the electronic format of your choice, in the style and layout of your original card.

The most common languages we provide this service in are Arabic, Chinese, Russian and Japanese. We transliterate the names on the card and typeset them, returning them in the electronic format of your choice.

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Quality, service and strict client confidentiality are our founding Translation Services UK principles, and combined with the expertise of our staff and depth of our resources means we …

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Aztec Riches Casino – Review

Last updated: 16 NOV 2002Quetzlcoatl, the Aztec god of civilization and learning, is credited for introducing the cocoa bean to humankind. The beans were revered by the Aztecs, used in religious services and given as gifts. The Aztecs reserved cocoa consumption for nobility and warriors. It was not only used for nutrition, but also used as a form of currency.

The great Aztec ruler Montezuma and his court consumed 50 pitchers of “xocolatl” per day. The precious elixir was served in goblets of solid gold, which were used just once, and then thrown into a lake. But, while xocolatl was highly prized and gold obviously not, today the opposite is true… and now you can go in search of these treasures at the Aztec Riches Casino.

42 quality games including 11 of Microgaming’s now famous progressives can be found at Aztec Riches Casino. Along with your usual Blackjack, Cyberstud Poker, Roulette, Baccarat and multi-hand Blackjack, you can also find a wide selection of slots including the City of Gold. Of note also is that this is one of the few Microgaming casinos at which you can play 50¢ blackjack.

Also unique is an option to sign up for the Gaming Card, a private credit card issued to the Internet’s most exclusive online gamers. You’ll need to send them an email to find out more about the Gaming Card, as it can only be obtained by invitation, but privileges includes a high spending limit of US$3,000 per day, daily credit limit …

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Toto SGP

Perangkat lunak baru World Gaming gagal

Sudah beberapa waktu sejak World Gaming, yang saat itu dikenal sebagai Starnet, mengumumkan bahwa mereka akan merilis versi baru yang dapat diunduh dari perangkat lunak Beyond2000 mereka.

Kembali pada bulan Agustus 2000, setelah beberapa penundaan, Starnet merilis versi Java dari platform game Beyond2000 mereka yang banyak digembar-gemborkan, yang pada saat itu mungkin merupakan perangkat lunak berbasis Java terbaik di pasar. Mereka mengatakan bahwa akan ada paket download baru di pasar segera.

Berbulan-bulan kemudian, masih belum ada rilis baru. Para skeptis mulai bertanya-tanya apakah mereka akan merilis versi unduhan baru, tampaknya tertunda karena sejumlah faktor termasuk perampingan perusahaan dan kendala anggaran yang jelas karena perselisihan hukum.

Nah, pada tanggal 27 Juli, lebih dari sebelas bulan Toto SGP setelah rilis Java, Starnet (yang, beberapa bulan sebelumnya, telah berubah nama menjadi World Gaming) akhirnya merilis Versi 3.2 dari platform game mereka, yang mencakup pembaruan pertama untuk perangkat lunak yang dapat diunduh yaitu dirilis jauh pada tahun 1997.

Setelah menantikan tampilan perangkat lunak ini, saya mengunduh paket terbesar mereka, yang mencakup pilihan permainan lengkap ditambah efek khusus tambahan dan peningkatan lainnya.

Permainan meja terlihat jauh lebih baik – tetapi saya memiliki perasaan yang berbeda bahwa mereka hanya menyalin produsen besar lainnya yang telah lama merilis paket perangkat lunak yang jauh lebih baik.

Yang paling menjengkelkan adalah kebutuhan untuk memasang taruhan secara fisik setiap kali Anda ingin bermain, daripada hanya menekan “Deal” dan perangkat lunak dengan asumsi Anda ingin memasang taruhan yang sama. Hanya di Roulette dan Craps ada tombol “Taruhan Sama” yang tersedia – …

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Crypto Gambling

Swedish politician Is Joining Bitcoin Exchange BTCX Crypto Gambling

Mathias Sundin has come a long way since campaigning as the first Swedish politician to exclusively accept bitcoin donations.

After being elected in 2014, Sundin has helped turn the nation’s banks into some of the most progressive in the world when it comes to working with bitcoin startups. And now he’s joined Sweden’s largest bitcoin exchange, BTCX, as chairman of the board.

But Sundin’s involvement with the firm is about more than bringing attention to one of the oldest bitcoin exchanges in Europe.

An entrepreneur in his own right, having co-founded Sweden’s Warp Institute, which aimed to help accelerate technological innovation, Sundin intends to take a hands-on role at the bitcoin exchange.

He told CoinDesk:

“EVEN IF YOU DON’T CARE ABOUT BITCOIN AT ALL, IT’S A VERY EXCITING STARTUP. SO, WE’RE GOING TO RAISE MONEY NOW AND PROBABLY ALSO EXPAND INTO OTHER MARKETS IN A FEW COUNTRIES, IN EUROPE FIRST.”

BTCX is growing at a rate of about 1,200 customers per month, with transaction volume over the same time at around 2 million euros. At the core of the firm’s expansion plans lies what Sundin characterized as a willingness by the company to work with established banks, not just disrupt them.

Appeasing the banks

Sundin first met the BTCX team during his 2014 election campaign, when he raised about two bitcoins in donations from 50 donors around the world.

Already a member of the Swedish Parliament with the Liberal party, Sundin had set about transforming himself into a representative of …

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WINNING Slot Gacor AT LOW LIMIT 7-CARD STUD

Many articles have been written about the difficulty of being a winning poker player at the low limit games. Although my hours on the table are somewhat limited I have been successful at $1-$5 seven card stud since I started keeping records in June 1996. I started playing casino poker in late 1995, having never played in a home game or any other poker game for money. I consider the period prior to June 1996 to be a trial period. I read some books and got my feet wet. I believe that I had just started winning on a fairly regular basis when I started keeping records during my first poker trip to Vegas. My winnings in 1999, 2000 and to date in 2001 are $996 in 301.5 hours of play, $3.30 an hour. That’s two-thirds of a big bet an hour. Over 936.5 hours of play (my total records) I have a win of $835 so I started out with losses and gradually learned how to win at this limit. However, the consensus is that no one makes money at $1-$5. I have consistently won even though my playing time has been limited and I have gone long periods without playing. I always keep reading, thinking about and studying the game. The purpose of this Slot Gacor article is to indicate the things I believe have made me a winner. I would appreciate comments on the theories listed.

The Kount’s Three Basic Principles of Winning

  1. Know the people on
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ligaz11

Live Ligaz11 Audio Broadcast from United States Poker Championship

Mark will be present at the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City from December 12th to bring you daily radio coverage and pre-recorded video of the Main Event of the United States Poker Championship. He will also be bringing you the live audio from the final table of the Main Event. Tune in as this will be the best yet and not one to miss.

 

If any of you are planning to go to the Taj, Mark will be delighted to meet any of the PokerPages/PokerSchoolOnline community in person. It is so nice to finally put a face to that name.

 

Tunica for the WPO in January

We have received many emails from players saying it would be nice if our PokerPages community could get together in Tunica. Mark will be there for all of the time and I will be going hopefully on the last week, so hope that we can get to meet many of you there.

 

Again, PokerPages will be doing the full media coverage from Tunica, with daily radio and pre-recorded videos of the final tables, daily written reports, photos and live audio broadcast from the final table of the Main Event — the one with the Million dollars guaranteed.

 

Well in the last newsletter I put out a request for any players in England that knew of a Limit Hold ’em game to contact me. I was overwhelmed by the response I had to this request but unfortunately nobody could offer …

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