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MIT Blackjack Teams

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Find out the story of famous MIT Teams. Learn interesting facts about the highly gifted blackjack players and their way to success and fortune.

Successful Blackjack Players

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If you want to find the inspiration to start gambling blackjack successfully, you should read the article on successful blackjack players that will boost your confidence!

Jennifer Tilly

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Amazing woman, whose success in blackjack is the matter of envy for many men, is called Jennifer Tilly. Get to know her story.


Ben Mezrich at Blackjack Table

Ben Mezrich

Ben Mezrich

One of the most prominent people in gambling world is without any doubt Ben Mezrich. First of all he is a very talented blackjack player that was an important member of famous MIT blackjack team which managed to win incredible amounts during the period of their activity.

Biography Facts

Ben Mezrich was born in 1969 in Princeton, NJ. In 1991 he got his Social Studies degree in Harvard University. Apart from this Mezrich also attended the Princeton Day School.


Ben Mezrich knows for sure how the real adventures taste as in the past he teamed-up with brilliant MIT students for the aim to apply their math knowledge in card counting and win in blackjack huge amounts at Vegas casinos. Thus, he is the man who can tell amazing stories of his own restless life and its thrilling events.

There are a few books most of which became American bestsellers and gained overwhelming popularity not only amongst professional successful blackjack players and amateurs of gambling written by Mezrich. At the beginning he signed his written books as Holden Scott.

As it was already mentioned all of the books are deliberately enthralling as they appeared from nowhere else but talented player's experience. The most well-knowing and exciting work of Ben is Bringing Down the House. This one describes actually the biggest scam in blackjack and casino history with smart and risky professional card counters involved. These guys built an amazingly sharp and accurate system for the team which can be compared with the perfect role play at casino.


Actually this story is really impressive with such vivid and bright characters (which creation was based on the real people - the team members), their smart plans and spectacular performances at many casinos, striking adventures, certain difficulties and the constant pressure.

As a result, this wouldn't be Hollywood with thrilling projects if the plot wasn't noticed. The decision to create a motion picture was obvious and Bringing Down the House was finally released directed by Robert Luketic and starring wonderful actors as Kevin Spacey, , Kate Bosworth, Jim Sturgess, Laurence Fishburne, Liza Lapira, Aaron Yoo and Jacob Pitts. The film had an amazing success and its worldwide final box office grew to approximately $160,000,000.


Mike Aponte

RokZoomMike Aponte is worldwide known blackjack player as well as one of the founders of the most successful blackjack teams - MIT Team. His brilliant mind and skills allowed him to win huge amounts of money with other team members.

John Chang

RokZoomGet to know about one of the greatest card counters. John Chang mastered his skills not by playing online blackjack but practicing in land online casinos with his team. This prominent player managed to win lots of money by means of his talent.

MIT Team Founders

RokZoomGreat story of MIT blackjack Team founders! The brilliant teachers made the gifted math students, and later members of MIT, famous and wealthy. The history of MIT team creation, its way to success and huge winnings!
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