Monte Carlo Resort to Close Poker Room in April
It will soon be the end of an area for the Monte Carlo resort in Las Vegas after the hotel’s owners confirmed that it will be shutting down its poker room.
From Perth, Australia, Bruno de Paiva is a qualified journalist who has worked in both media and non-media roles. At just 24, he was the chief journalist of a newspaper in north-west Australia, leading a team of four regular writers and regional correspondents in producing weekly editions of the publication. After discovering poker some six years ago it fired a passion in him - but his focus shifted more towards writing about the game than to actually playing it. Of course, he enjoys playing in an occasional friendly game of poker as well.
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