Posted by Carolyn on Oct 19, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Players, Tournament News, TV Poker, WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour (WPT) will visit Uruguay in October as it prepares to host WPT Uruguay from October 31 to November 5 at the popular Enjoy Punta del Este. Brasil Poker Live will present WPT Uruguay which will have 11 exciting events with buy-ins starting from $220Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 15, 2017 Posted in Poker Industry News, Tournament News, US Poker News, World Poker News, WPT News | No Comments »

Ourgame International Holdings Ltd is a Chinese company that is headquartered in Beijing and listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKSE). The company acquired the world famous World Poker Tour (WPT) brand in 2015 and has put together a number of innovative strategies to expand the WPTRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 08, 2017 Posted in EPT News, Poker Industry News, Tournament News, US Poker News, WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour released the remainder of its Season XI schedule for 2018 and there were a few surprises. Before we take a look at what’s missing, let us look at some of the featured stops for 2018. The WPT has confirmed that it will be makingRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Oct 01, 2017 Posted in Live Poker News, Poker Gossip, Poker Industry News, Poker Player News, Poker Players, WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour (WPT) recently announced that it had partnered with Allied Sports – European division, ELC Gaming to launch a special poker-esports event during the WPTDeepStacks series which takes place at the Holland Casino in Valkenburg, Netherlands during October. The WPTDeepStacks series runs from October 9Read Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Aug 06, 2017 Posted in Poker Industry News, WPT News | No Comments »

The World Poker Tour (WPT) announced earlier this year that it wanted to expand its presence across the world and planned to be in 18 countries before the end of this year. The company recently confirmed that Japan will be one of those new countries as the WPTRead Full Article

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