Revel to close Atlantic City poker room in August

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Gamblers might be wanted at Revel Casino-Hotel, but come August they won’t be playing poker.

The resort’s newest casino, which recently launched a “Gamblers wanted” marketing blitz, will close its poker room next month the casino said in a statement Tuesday.

“After careful consideration and in an effort to further improve the overall operating performance of Revel Casino-Hotel, management has made the decision to close our poker room operations effective August 2013,” the statement read.  (Click to read original article Revel to close Atlantic City poker room in August).