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Illegal poker ring involving Alex Rodriguez gets busted

An ultraexclusive, high-stakes, illegal poker ring run by Russian gangsters for Wall Street multimillionaires and celebrities like Alex Rodriguez folded on Tuesday, authorities said.

Federal agents arrested approximately 30 people and brought charges against 34 in total, including underground poker den operators previously linked to the Yankees slugger and other A-listers.

Full Story: Feds take down high-stakes poker, sports booking ring favorited by A-list celebs, Wall Street fat cats