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If you’re a WSOP Online player in the UK, you have just over two weeks to withdraw your funds before the site goes offline and you potentially lose your bankroll.

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WSOP Online UK makes a snap decision to cease operations and closedown all completely on July 20, 2017. (Image: pokerbrave.com)

According to a recent email sent out the registered players, WSOP Online UK will be closing its virtual doors on July 20. The news appears to have come out of the blue for many, but that hasn’t stopped the operator from ceasing gaming activity with immediate effect on July 3.… Read more

Damon Smith poker win before bomb plot.

Damon Smith won £500 playing online poker just hours before he was arrested for an alleged bomb plot. (Image: standard.co.uk)

Damon Smith, the teenager suspected of planting a bomb on the London Tube Underground, reportedly won £500 playing poker on the day he carried out his alleged plot.

Following his arrest on October 20, Smith has been detained in custody for what London police officers have described as possession of a “viable device.” Under British Terrorism Act of 2006, the production and distribution of a bomb carries a maximum sentence of life in prison.

Smith Banks a Win before Arrest

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Shane Warne Billy Brownless

Shane Warne (pictured with charity event co-host, Billy Brownless) was left dealing with a stolen limo and paparazzi after a Geelong poker night. (Image: Nigel Hallett)

Several poker celebrities, including Shane Warne and former World Series of Poker Main Event champion Joe Hachem, were left without transport for a high-profile charity event after their luxury stretch limo was stolen.

The limousine, a white Chrysler stretch costing around $200,000, was taken as Warne and pals tucked into a celebratory dinner before attending a charity poker night at the Sphinx Hotel in Geelong. The party was left unamused, however, when the car … Read more

Genting Resorts World opens the doors to Europe's largest casino complex in Birmingham at a cost of £150 million. (Image: birminghammail.co.uk)

Genting Resorts World opens the doors to Europe’s largest casino complex in Birmingham at a cost of £150 million. (Image: birminghammail.co.uk)

The largest casino complex in Europe has just opened its doors in Birmingham thanks to the Asian casino operator, Genting.

Dubbed Resorts World Birmingham, the £150 million complex will span 538,000 sq ft, reach 12 storeys high and contain a range of entertainment options, including: 50 shops, 18 bars and restaurants, a cinema and, of course, a casino.

According to Genting, the aim of the project is to bring more tourism to the UK and, to make it … Read more

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