One of the most popular events on the partypoker LIVE 2017 Caribbean Poker Party schedule was of course the Main Event. Finishing out the Punta Cana poker series, the Main Event saw 1,061 players competing over three starting flights, each paying the $5,300 buy-in.
In the middle of August, the Atlantic Club Casino Hotel found a new owner. At the time, Stockton University of New Jersey was reported to be considering buying the 20-acre property, which it would convert into medical and law schools.
Over the past two weeks, 80 people, including 24 women, were arrested as part of a crackdown on illegal gambling in Sarawak, one of the two Malaysian states on the island of Borneo.