Upcoming Kentucky Derby To Run Without Fans

Ben Hamill - August 29, 2020

Initially scheduled for May 2, this year’s Kentucky Derby, which will now be run on Saturday, September 5, will this year be raced with only very limited number of spectators present in the stands. The original expectation was that...Read More

Scratch Cards Setting Guinness Book of World Records

Ben Hamill - November 21, 2019

If there’s one itch that demands to be scratched, it’s without a doubt the Lottery scratch off itch! Scratch Off tickets are very popular, mainly because of the fact that they are quite cheap and readily available at just a...Read More

Bingo Is Bursting From Its Seams–Here’s Why

Ben Hamill - July 22, 2019

Interactive online Bingo is experiencing a surge in popularity the likes of which previously would not even have seemed possible, let alone probable. Bingo truly has experienced a total make-over and full-on revolution within its own rank...Read More

Alysha Newman Smashes Two Pole Vault Records

Ben Hamill - July 20, 2019

Canadian track and field world champion and pole jump record holder Alysha Newman has bettered her own record – again. Newman for the second time in two months improved her own previous best when she cleared 4.77 metres in the pole...Read More

Negreanu’s New Record Not What He Hoped For

Ben Hamill - July 19, 2019

Always the bridesmaid, never the bride. Such is the story that seems to have attached itself; and rather unwantedly so; to Poker-pro Daniel Negreanu. Thanks to Keith Tilston’s Event #83 $100,000 High Roller victory, Negreanu is now ...Read More

Trenton Sets New Human Maple Leaf Record

Ben Hamill - July 04, 2019

There is nothing that says Canada and everything the country stands for than the iconic maple leaf. Which is why the municipality of Trenton, Ontario now has every right to brag and celebrate. The municipality is now officially the older ...Read More

Kentucky Derby Smashes Betting Records Again

Ben Hamill - May 13, 2019

The Kentucky Derby has done it again. It has yet again managed to smash all records of bets placed on any which event hosted at Churchill Downs. On Saturday, bettors showed up in their drones to take a stab at who they...Read More

Canadian Universities A No-Scam Zone

Ben Hamill - May 09, 2019

In the US, there’s no war quite as unforgiving as the one battled out between parents and students hoping to the secure a spot at one of the country’s top elite universities. Where a degree is earned can make or break a career...Read More

Gila Sets 2 Bingo Guinness World Records

Ben Hamill - May 07, 2019

When Gila River Hotels & Casino announced earlier this year in March that it planned to smash not one, but two Guinness world records by staging literally the biggest game of Bingo; including the biggest card as well as the biggest ba...Read More

James Holzhauer Makes Jeopardy! History

Ben Hamill - April 23, 2019

Professional sports bettor James Holzhauer is a man well acquainted with a simple truth and the mantra of many a pro-gambler: the size of the win will always be directly proportionate to the size of the risk. The Illinois native made hist...Read More

The Garden State Sets New Gambling Record

Ben Hamill - April 21, 2019

Recently released figures from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement revealed that licensed online gambling operators in this part of the US generated income of more than US$39.1 million in March. This is a 53% increase over the s...Read More

TRON Makes Online Casino Headlines

Ben Hamill - April 20, 2019

Cryptocurrencies have come a lot way since they were first introduced to the world as anonymous currencies used to pay for things on sites like Silk Road. The initial connection was a slightly controversial one, especially since the FBI c...Read More

Gila Guns For Two Bingo Guinness Records

Ben Hamill - March 29, 2019

Bingo may not need any introduction what with having been around for a great many years, but a little positive PR every once in a while certainly doesn’t hurt. Thanks to Gila River Hotels & Casinos in Lone Butte, Bingo will on 2...Read More

Ex Poker Pro Goes Down On Drug Charges

Ben Hamill - January 31, 2019

Former poker whiz and CEO and President of Miral Records Micah Raskin has pleaded guilty to charges of drug possession over in Baltimore, US. He is now facing at least five years in prison for his transgressions. While most people use ki...Read More

The Biggest Bingo Records

Ben Hamill - December 18, 2018

There’s no denying the fact: Bingo is coming back in a big way. Despite concerns over dwindling participation numbers, the endeavours by operators and land-based businesses alike, are starting to pay off for the game that has stood ...Read More

Looking Back at 2018’s Biggest Jackpots

Ben Hamill - December 07, 2018

The year so far has been filled with impressive progressive jackpot scores. A brand new Guinness World Record was set for the largest-ever online win in 2018, and with many other humongous scores having taken place over the past 11 months...Read More

Mega Moolah Pays Out Record Jackpot

Ben Hamill - October 08, 2018

Microgaming’s most has just set another new Guinness World Record for the biggest online jackpot. One lucky player, who has so far remained anonymous, struck gold when they landed the &euro...Read More

LeoVegas Sets a New Earnings Record

Ben Hamill - August 10, 2018

LeoVegas AB’s second quarter, extending from the 1st of April through to the 30th of June this year, has announced record earnings. Gustaf Hagman, the Chief Executive Officer, CEO, and co-founder for the company, reported this news ...Read More