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Chessgames Bookie
Member since Feb-10-06 · Last seen May-03-16
I am the administrator for the ChessBookie Game. More information about this game can be found at ChessBookie Game Help Page. Also, just for fun, you can learn general gambling lingo at the ChessBookie Game Glossary.

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<DISCLAIMER> The ChessBookie game is for entertainment only. It is a gambling simulation, but not really gambling. It doesn't cost any money to play, and you don't receive any money if you win. Void where prohibited.

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   Chessgames Bookie has kibitzed 1571 times to chessgames   [more...]
   May-01-16 Chessgames Bookie chessforum (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: I would like to congratulate all those that won prizes. <chessgames> gave out some nice goodies this Championship Leg. This was an amazing group to work with. You the bettors came to play! The chessbucks were flying from the get go! Thanks for a super exciting ...
 
   Apr-30-16 chessgames.com chessforum (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: I sent you an e-mail.
 
   Apr-28-16 Wesley So (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: Who would have dreamed Wes would get a chance to play Garry Kasparov. Unbelievable! Go Wes!!!
 
   Apr-26-16 juan31 chessforum (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: <chessgames> has answered you in the ChessBookie forum <juan31>.
 
   Apr-21-16 Carlsen vs N Grandelius, 2016 (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: Holy Smokes! What a mess. C'mom Nils hold the draw. I need to take as many chessbucks as I can from this group. ;)
 
   Mar-24-16 WinKing chessforum (replies)
 
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   Mar-14-16 Yifan Hou vs M Muzychuk, 2016 (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: Lots of pawn play goin' on here.
 
   Mar-11-16 OhioChessFan chessforum (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: Then why didn't ya?
 
   Mar-02-16 Aeroflot Open (2016) (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: The betting booths are now open for the Aeroflot Open! ChessBookie Game
 
   Mar-02-16 Women's World Chess Championship (2016) (replies)
 
Chessgames Bookie: The betting booths are now open for the Women's World Championship! ChessBookie Game
 
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Dec-05-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  Golden Executive: <Switch> and <Moronovich> are right.

<Pick the correct result of three games from the 2nd round of the London Classic to win. Game 1 is <McShane vs Carlsen>, game 2 is <Nakamura vs Aronian>, and game 3 is <Short vs Kramnik.>>

I got this:

SETTLEMENT DATE: Dec-04-11
PROJECTED PAYOUT: -- (20:1) London Chess Classic: Rd 2: PICK THREE Draw-White-Black
LOSE 100c$
[discard ticket]

Dec-05-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  moronovich: <SETTLEMENT DATE: Dec-04-11
PROJECTED PAYOUT: -- (20:1) London Chess Classic: Rd 2: PICK THREE Draw-White-Black
LOSE 150c$
[discard ticket]>

This to show you,The Chessgame Bookie, the winning ticket.

Dec-05-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  technical draw: Didn't I read somewhere where the bookie was unable to correct mistakes?
Dec-05-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  hms123: <TD> Yes. You read it in my new book, <Life on the Run>.
Dec-05-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  technical draw: Hey, I won round three pick 3 ...So even if I I have to give back the round two "earnings" I'm still up about 500cbs. (That is, of course if round 3 is not a mistake)
Dec-06-11  ycsidney: How on earth did i make nearly 3000 cb on round three pick three with the wrong pick draw black black?
Dec-06-11  ycsidney: Oops round 2!
Dec-06-11
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  wordfunph: <CG Bookie> when does this leg end?
Dec-06-11
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  dakgootje: The end of the leg is afoot.
Dec-06-11
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  technical draw: <dakgootje><The end of the leg is afoot.> Lol!!
Dec-06-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  technical draw: Anyway, for those of us who have recently received certain "benefits" remember:

"Pride goes before destruction and haughtiness before a fall"...Proverbs 16:18

Dec-06-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  Chessgames Bookie: We are very sorry for the mistake in the payout for London Chess Classic: Rd 2: PICK THREE.

All payouts have been reversed and those who threw away winning tickets will find the tickets back in their possession.

All people who profited from the error will find their winnings forcefully removed from their account. In the event that you do not have enough funds to pay back, they will be added to your Loanshark debt.

Dec-06-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  SwitchingQuylthulg: <Bookie> Thanks :)
Dec-06-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  moronovich: <Chessgame Bookie>

Thanks ! This feels a lot better now ;)

Dec-06-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  Chessgames Bookie: FYI, We also recomputed the leaderboard.
Dec-06-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  technical draw: Aaaaaarrrgghh!!
Dec-06-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  technical draw: Well, actually I'm not as bad off as hms123 who had his dreams shattered. I'm still in contention in 10th place.
Dec-06-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  hms123: <TD> I think it would make a great title for my next autobiography.

<Shattered Dreams: How the evil chessbookie destroyed the hopes of hms123>

It has a nice ring. Maybe my book tour will turn into a presidential run.

Dec-06-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  dakgootje: <TD>

I saw the possibility for a legend pun.. ;)

Dec-06-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  technical draw: <dakgootje> What pun?
Dec-06-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: <dakgootje: The end of the leg is afoot.>

<dakgoot> corny but i compliment that with "lol!" :)

LCC restday today and so it's also our restday, see you all in round 5..

Dec-06-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  technical draw: I did it! I hit the pick 3 for $3,334!! I'm back in the game...(I hope it's not another 'mistake'.)
Dec-06-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Is the London Chess Classic (2011) tournament going to be the last tournament for betting?
Dec-07-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  moronovich: <technical draw: I did it! I hit the pick 3 for $3,334!! I'm back in the game...(I hope it's not another 'mistake'.)>

Kudos !
Kind of poetic justice after the rd2 mistake,I suppose .

Dec-07-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  moronovich: Same question as <Penguincw>.
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