MGM Grand sues Montrealer for $1.8M

One of the largest casinos in the United States is suing a Montreal poker player for $1.8 million.

The MGM Grand Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas has filed a lawsuit against Ouri Ohayon.

He reportedly borrowed $1m from the casino in five installments on March 2, 2017.

Ohayon is a poker player who has appeared on 'Poker Night in America,' and several poker tournaments such as 'Party Poker Live.'

LaPresse report Ohayon did not appear to his case in the Clark County District Court in December 2017.

They add that several other creditors have also filed suits against him in 2018, totaling $635,000.