Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Feb 25, 2017 Posted in WPT News | No Comments »

The WPT recently awarded Linda Johnson with the first WPT Honors award. This prestigious award is in recognition of Linda’s achievements in the world of poker, with those being recognized for legendary status, having won virtually every award that can be won in poker. The list of trophiesRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on May 18, 2016 Posted in WPT News | No Comments »

  The €3,300 Main Event Main Event at the World Poker Tour Amsterdam has been won by the Serbian poker professional Andjelko Andrejevic for a massive jackpot of $227,876. The final table was dominated by another player, Anthony Zinno, who had won the event the last three times heRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Apr 25, 2016 Posted in WPT News | No Comments »

The first Monster World Poker Tour (WPT) Tournament of Champions took place last night and it was decisively won by the Morrocan professional poker player, Farid Yachou. He walked away with the WPT crown and a prize of $381,600 for first-place. As well as this, Yachou won a range of luxurious prizes worthRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Mar 07, 2016 Posted in WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour LA Classic Main Event was won by German poker professional Dietrich Fast, who walked away with a massive prize of $1,000,800 last Friday. He overcame a competitive field of over 500 other players to claim the first place cash out, the biggest win of his careerRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Jan 11, 2016 Posted in WPT News | No Comments »

The first major tournament of 2016 has finished up, as the World Poker Tour event in the Philippines ended last week on a surprising note. The Triton Super High Roller Series Cali Cup was the most expensive buy-in event in WPT history and was won by the relativelyRead Full Article

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Dec 28, 2015 Posted in WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour brought an end to its 2015 campaign with its biggest event of the year, and it was the American, Kevin Eyster, who walked away with the $1.5 million first prize after a sensational run throughout the tournament. The WPT Five Diamond World Poker ClassicRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Dec 07, 2015 Posted in WPT News | No Comments »

The PartyPoker World Poker Tournament’s Prague event has finished with Spain’s Javier Gomez taking home the championship title and a prize of €175,000. Gomez went head to head with Moldova’s Pavel Plesuv in the Main Event in a tense four-hour game lasting 138 hands, before emerging triumphant and claiming the title. Gomez’s recent success isRead Full Article

Posted by Kathleen Girvan on Nov 16, 2015 Posted in Poker Players, US Poker News, WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour came to Jacksonville, Florida from the 25th October to the 10th November for its bestbet Bounty Scramble, an entertaining event which attracted a field of 412 poker players and came with a huge prize pool of almost $2 million. The televised main event saw TylerRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Nov 02, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour (WPT) Grand Prix de Paris wrapped up this week and it was poker pro Mohsin Charania who came out on top, besting a very tough, and very game final table, and making one of the best comebacks in WPT history in the process. TheRead Full Article

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Sep 21, 2013 Posted in Tournament News, WPT News | No Comments »

The drought for woman will continue after Vanessa Selbst’s second place finish in the World Poker Tour (WPT) Borgata Poker Open main event. After launching in 2002 the WPT has yet to crown a female champion after over 11 seasons and over 150 tournaments. Selbst now joins GigiRead Full Article