Borgata Lays Off Nearly Half Of Workforce

Ben Hamill - September 04, 2020

Atlantic City’s Borgata Hotel Casino, which is operated by casino industry giant MGM Resorts International, has confirmed having reduced its workforce by nearly half. This following operator MGM’s decision to lay off at least ...Read More

Phil Ivey’s WSOP Winnings Seized

Ben Hamill - August 28, 2019

The Borgata may not have completely gotten its own back following the 2012 Baccarat edge sorting scam pulled off by disgraced Poker player Phil Ivey and partner-in-crime Kelly Cheung Yin, but it did at least recover a ...Read More

Ivey Continues To Dodge Borgata Judgment

Ben Hamill - July 23, 2019

Phil Ivey is a man on the run. Well, so to speak. If the information contained in documents filed by legal counsel for the Borgata are true, then Ivey has yet to settle a single cent of his outstanding debt that was made an order of court...Read More

Borgata Group Launches NJ Sports Platform

Ben Hamill - May 22, 2019

The pride of Vegas, namely the Borgata Casino Hotel & Spa, has announced its entry into the world of online sports betting in the state of New Jersey. Borgatasports.com is officially live and promises to bring a world of sports bettin...Read More

Borgata Ordered To Forfeit Illegal Winnings

Ben Hamill - March 31, 2019

The famous Borgata casino has to date handed over winnings to the tune of $107,000 to the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement; with every last penny being part and parcel of winnings that were won by either self-excluded or underage...Read More

Player Ordered to Pay Back Winnings

Ben Hamill - March 27, 2019

A California man has learnt the hard way that breaking the law never really pays. He was recently ordered to pay back a dizzying $93,000 in winnings to New Jersey’s gambling regulators. According to the state’s gambling laws, ...Read More

Vinicius Lima Wins WSOP Borgata Open Final

Ben Hamill - March 20, 2019

It’s a tournament that started out with 1,415 entries; with each player as hopeful and as determined as the next to make it to the final table. Last Wednesday, one month after the first of the cards were dealt, it was finally time f...Read More

Aria Removes Ivey’s Name From Poker Room

Ben Hamill - March 03, 2019

Phil Ivey’s glory days are over. Once the golden boy of high-stakes Poker, Ivey has managed to disgrace his good name; and possibly his good fortune too; by having committed the unforgivable sin in the casino world: stealing from th...Read More

Borgata Going After Phil Ivey’s Nevada Assets

Ben Hamill - February 16, 2019

It’s true; some people do manage to escape and run from the reach of the law for a very long time, some even indefinitely. But what’s also true is that disgraced Poker-pro Phil Ivey isn’t one of those people. For the ben...Read More

Borgata Honors Disabled US Veterans in FPO

Ben Hamill - November 16, 2018

Atlantic City’s has opted to honor disabled US military veterans by holding an appropriately thrilling fundraiser. The gaming venue recently hosted its Borgata Fall Poker Open (FPO), and also held a special event on the final Sunda...Read More

Borgata Scrutinizes Ivey’s Nevada Assets

Ben Hamill - October 17, 2018

The Borgata’s latest filing after its longstanding is a motion to have the casino’s docket and its $10.13 million judgement filed in Nevada. It is in this US state where Ivey currently lives and has identifia...Read More

Borgata Appeals Phil Ivey Edge Sorting Ruling

Ben Hamill - October 07, 2018

The legal battle between has intensified. This comes after the famous venue reportedly filed a cross-appeal against US District Judge Noel L. Hillman’s initial 2016 ruling. Shortly before that, Ivey and co-defendant Cheung Yin Kel...Read More

Phil Ivey Ventures Back Into Live Poker

Ben Hamill - October 01, 2018

Phil Ivey is commonly regarded as one of the in the world – and also one of the planet’s strongest professional gamblers. With that said, his controversial gaming tactics have landed him in various sticky situations, one of w...Read More