Cleveland poker pro Joe Salvatore claims he was robbed at gun point inside the Pavilion parking lot of the Rio in Vegas early Monday morning. The hotel is currently hosting this year's World.
In 2011, thugs broke into the Canadian home of the former World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event Champion, Jonathan Duhamel, where they tied him up, beat and robbed him. Within 12-months, Duhamel’s former PokerStars Team Pro colleague, Theo Jorgensen was attacked, robbed, and shot in the leg at his home in Denmark.
Richard Lyndaker, a poker player who built a reputation as one of the top online cash competitors in the world, died at age 33 due to an accidental overdose of painkillers, according to a report.
Aspiring Pro Poker Player Sentenced After Following Long Beach Woman Home From Casino and Stealing Cash. Stephanie Rivera. 0. A 27-year-old aspiring professional poker player was sentenced today to nearly nine years in state prison for following casino goers to their homes and robbing them, including a Long Beach woman, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.
For some poker players however, the start of the WSOP has not been very good as they have had their hotel rooms robbed while they were out playing poker, Pokernews.com reports. The Rio All-Suite Las Vegas Hotel and Casino hosts many poker players in these days and for Lauri Pesonen, Joni Jouhkimainen and Manh Nguyen they probably wish they would have chosen differently.
He's a superficial, spoiled asshole who's the son of a fraudster that robbed his investors of hundreds of millions of dollars. Also, he's a terrible representative for poker players (he's not even respected in the community since he inherited all his money rather than actually building his own roll).
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The attack on the Full Tilt Pro is the second well publicized robbery or attempted robbery of a poker player on Bellagio property. Team Poker Stars Pro Greg Raymer was approached my two men outside his hotel room who tried to rob him back in 2004. He fought off the pair who were later arrested and convicted. In a more upbeat story, Montgomery.
Gambling911.com is back with its uber popular Evil Poker Players series and, in this edition, we highlight a recent case of a savage series of armed break-ins carried out by an evil poker player.
Apparently, poker pros Carter Phillips, William Reynolds, Kevin Stani and Kayvan Payman were in Barcelona on Wednesday 24th November, ahead of the start of the EPT Barcelona, when Canadian pro.
He fantasized about cutting a deal with a big name poker pro like Phil Ivey, someone the Bellagio could conceivably believe had access to a major bankroll. Carleo wasn’t the only one trying to solve the puzzle. On the poker forum TwoPlusTwo.com, someone had started a thread devoted to the Bellagio heist and how the robber might unload the stolen chips. Carleo followed the discussion closely.
Poker Players Stunned by EPT Berlin Robbery. By Brett Collson - Mar 7th, 2010. Tweet. As reported yesterday, up to six armed gunmen robbed the Grand Hyatt Hotel’s casino during the PokerStars.
Sam Trickett, the English professional poker player, fully approves of Daniel Negreanu’s suggestion that “shady people” in the poker gaming world must be chucked out. The poker pro recently expressed his frustration by posting a tweet, in which he stated that a well-known poker player had stolen some money from him and that he would expose the player if he fails to repay him. Click Here.
Self-proclaimed Poker-pro Joe Sal is allegedly the latest player to have fallen victim to the prying eyes of thieves and robbers. Sal recently took to social media to vent about his having been robbed at gunpoint outside of the Caesars Entertainment casino resort in Vegas. According to Sal, the incident happened around 5 a.m. in the parking lot.
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