Ah yes, gaming scandals and bankruptcies. Why must this be a category in gambling news by the end of each year?
Of all the video gaming scandals and bankruptcy news in 2015, arguably the story that is biggest of all of the ended up being the arrest and indictment of 14 FIFA executives, but not President Sepp Blatter.
Because, unfortunately, bankruptcies and scandals are apparently inevitable in a high-stakes globe where fortunes are won and lost in a matter of seconds.
2015 had not been resistant to news that is scandalous including a whopper involving widespread corruption at FIFA; a multi-million buck lawsuit against a star poker player who was accused of cheating; a longtime poker magazine closing up shop; one of golf’s most useful players accused of involvement in an illegal gambling ring; and an alleged insider trading situation that could alter the landscape of daily dream activities forever.
But allow’s start at the top.
FIFA Gets Kicked
Match-fixing in soccer at the ground level takes place all the time. But alleged fixing of World Cups is an ball game that is entirely different.
Come july 1st, key officials within FIFA, professional soccer’s governing body, were rounded up by the Department of Justice (DoJ) and charged with widespread, systemic corruption. The charges included fraud, cash laundering, and bribery. All while FIFA’s President Sepp Blatter somehow avoided pro Weiterlesen