Tag: Macau

Director of Poker Ryan Beauregard Discusses Plan for New Poker Room at Wynn

Director of Poker Ryan Beauregard discusses plan for a new poker room at Wynn, which will open on May 26, 2016.

Macau Casinos Down Once Again While Nevada Casinos Begin to Thrive

Revenues in Macau decline for a 20th straight month, while a resurgence is taking place for casinos in Nevada.

Alvan Zheng Wins 2016 Macau Millions, the Largest Event in Macau Poker History

The 2016 Macau Millions attracted 1,804 entries, making it the largest poker event in Macau poker history. Alvan Zheng won the title for HK$911,000.

Top 10 Stories of 2015, #5: Ivey Wins 3rd Aussie Millions $250K, Is Online's Top Loser

Phil Ivey winning his third Aussie Millions $250K and becoming online poker's biggest loser ranked as PokerNews' No. 5 story from 2015.

Survey Says 25 Percent of Macau Visitors Gamble at Casinos

The Macao Visitor Profile Survey 2nd Quarter Report reports that 25 percent of tourists visiting Macau gamble at the local casinos.

Yong, Phua, and "The Chairman" Among 12 Confirmed for WPT $200,000 Super High Roller

Richard Yong, Paul Phua, and Qin "The Chairman" Si Xin among those confirmed for the WPT Philippines $200,000 Super High Roller.

Inside Gaming: Revenue Down in Nevada, Macau; MGM Springfield Plans Change

New monthly revenue reports show declines in Nevada and Macau, MGM changes plans in Massachusetts, and the AGA asks presidential candidates about gaming.

Inside Gaming: Wynn Delays Opening Second Macau Casino, Holm-Rousey Bout “Gut Punch” to Sportsbooks

Wynn Casinos announces opening of its second casino in Macau will be delayed, and Holly Holm's knockout of Ronda Rousey equaled a KO to Vegas sportsbooks.

Andy Andrejevic Continues Breakout Year, Winning ACOP Super High Roller for $1.125M

Andy Andrejevic continues breakout year by winning ACOP Super High Roller for $1.125 million.

2015 PokerStars.net APPT ACOP Main Event Day 4: Connor Drinan Leads Final Seven

Connor Drinan led the final seven players after Day 4 of the 2015 PokerStars.net APPT ACOP Main Event.

2015 PokerStars.net APPT ACOP Main Event Day 3: Connor Drinan Leads Final 23

Just 23 remain in the 2015 PokerStars.net APPT ACOP Main Event with Connor Drinan leading the way.

2015 PokerStars.net APPT ACOP Main Event Day 2: Yuguang Li Chases 2nd Title of 2015

Yuguang Li finishes as monster chip leader among final 65 players left in the 2015 PokerStars.net APPT Season 9 Asia Championship of Poker Main Event.

2015 PokerStars.net APPT ACOP Main Event Day 1b: Yasuhiro Ojiri Leads; Ronaldo Falls

PokerStars' Ronaldo eliminated Team Online's Randy Lew on Day 1b of 2015 PokerStars.net APPT ACOP Main Event, but followed him out the door soon thereafter.

Phanlert Sukonthachartnant Bulldozes Final Table to Win ACOP High Roller for $652,080

Thailand's Phanlert Sukonthachartnant, who finished ninth in the same event the year before, took down ACOP High Roller for $652,080.

Troubles Continue to Mount For Macau Casinos

Concerns continue to mount for gaming industry in Macau as, for the seventeenth straight month, casinos in the city recorded a decline in monthly revenues.

Inside Gaming: Melco Opens New Casino in Macau, Nevada Revenue Up, More DFS Drama

A new casino in Macau, Nevada enjoys a positive month, the latest on daily fantasy sports, and the new Speaker's Chief of Staff's Adelson connection.

APPT Announces Season 10 Schedule

The Asia-Pacific Poker Tour announced the tour's schedule for Season 10, starting in January of 2016.

Inside Gaming: Wynn, Adelson Weigh in on Macau Decline in Quarterly Calls

Steve Wynn complains about government's handling of Macau gaming, and the government responds among other gaming-related news this week.

Despite September Decline in Revenue, Macau Has Expectations for a Brighter October

Despite posting a record five-year low in September Gross Gaming Revenue, Macau has expectations for a brighter October.

Macau Casinos Record a Five-Year Low in Gross Gaming Revenue

September 2015 marks the 16th straight month of declining revenues in Macau.