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12/09/2010

Duration:
1 hour
First broadcast:
Sunday 12 September 2010

Adrian Goldberg reveals the cheaters making millions from online poker. Recently one of the world's biggest online poker companies paid out more than $2 million in refunds, after it caught a Chinese gang colluding to win games. The programme hears from both victims and culprits and asks what can be done to stop the gangs who are ripping off players around the world.

Email the programme: goldberg@bbc.co.uk.

  • Can the world of online poker chase out the cheats?

    Can the world of online poker chase out the cheats?

    In July of this year, the world's biggest online poker company, PokerStars, refunded $2.1m (£1.63m) to customers after they discovered players in China had colluded to rig games. So is online gambling fair game? Read Adrian Goldberg's article for BBC News Online.

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