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ADubai-basedfinancieristakinglegalactionagainstLondon’sprestigiousLesAmbassadeurscasinoinanattempttorecover£10mingamblinglosses,claimingthatthecasinothatthecasinofailedtoprevent‘collusionandcheating。



IrajParviziclaimsthatthecasinofailedtoprotecthimfromanelaboratestinginvolvingcardsharpsandmasseuseswhilstheplayedatapokereventinthecasino。

Hebelievesthatthelegitimacyof£185,000lostinonenightplayingpokerwascompromisedbyanallegedconspiracybetweenprofessionalpokerplayers。

Theplayerrefusedtohonourtheloss,cancellingchequestothecasinoforthe£185,000worthofchips。

Whenthecasinosuedhim,hecountersued,claimingforthetotal£10msumthathehaslostatthecasinoduringfouryearsofplayingpokeratthevenue,allwhichMrParviziclaimsarenowcompromised。

AccordingtoMrParvizi,twoprofessionalplayerswereworkingtogether,advisinghimtobetasmuchaspossibleandthensplittingtheirwinnings。

Hissuitalsodetailsateamofmasseusesemployedbythecasinotohelpplayersrelax。

MrParviziclaimsthegirlswere’undertheinstruction’ofgamesupervisorCraigStevens,whooversawthepokergameonbehalfofthecasino,ofemployingthegirlstobe‘underhisinstruction’andthattheyaretoviewandcommunicatewhatcardsplayershad。

LesAmbassadeursslammedtheclaimsas‘embarrassing’inpapersfiledwiththeHighCourt,claimingitwasan‘acceptedpokerstrategy’forstrongerplayerstoencouragethoseweakerplayerstobethigheramounts。

Oneofthehigh-rollersinvolvedinthegamesaid:“No-onewouldneedtocheattobeatIraj。

We’reprofessionalsandhe’sterrible,soit’slikeBrazilversusSanMarinoinfootball。

Asaprofessionalplayer,yousometimesneedcreditandyourelyonyourreputation。