Manny Stravropoulos defeated Lennart Uphoff heads-up to win the 2015 Aussie Millions Main Event (Photo courtesy PokerStars/APPT)
Feb 1, 2015 | News |

Manny Stavropoulos Captures 2015 Aussie Millions Main Event Title

For nine hours on Sunday at the 2015 Aussie Millions Main Event, Lennart Uphoff did all of the heavy lifting. In the end though Uphoff couldn’t overcome Manny Stavropoulos, a Crown Casino cash game regular, who went on to win the title. Uphoff, the 20-year-old German, was responsible for four of the first five eliminations and found himself heads […]

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Richard Yong won the 2015 Aussie Millions $100K Challenge Saturday. (Photo courtesy PokerStars/APPT)
Jan 31, 2015 | Aussie Millions |

Richard Yong Wins 2015 Aussie MIllions $100,000 Challenge

The death of the Macau Businessmen has, apparently, been greatly exaggerated. Richard Yong, one of the three famed ‘Macau Businessmen’ from the high stakes cash games in Macau, defeated Ole Schemion heads-up to win the 2015 Aussie Millions $100,000 Challenge Saturday in Melbourne. Yong spent part of the past year dealing with legal issues related to his […]

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Sheldon Adelson continues to push his position on online poker.

Adelson Meets Privately with House Republicans Regarding Online Gambling Ban

Per a report from, Sheldon Adelson recently had a private meeting with the Republican members of the House Judiciary Committee – which just so happens to be the committee where the Adelson-inspired Restoration of America’s Wire Act (RAWA) bill was referred after being introduced. It should also be noted that of the powerful committee’s […]

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