Kevmath Approved: EPT Vienna Final Table Action, TV Debut of Alpha8

In an effort to keep our readers on top of everything happening in poker we present Kevmath Approved – your guide to the best Twitter follows for the week ahead. This list includes a group of talented individuals involved in the EPT Live broadcast from Vienna, the three faces of WPT Alpha8 and some notables to watch during the Alpha8 broadcast.

EPT Vienna

If you haven’t asked yet, there is a live stream of the European Poker Tour Main Event in Vienna, Austria. The long-running EPT Live stream starts airing at 12pm local time (7am ET) at The final table will start at 1 pm local time Saturday in Vienna (8 am ET) and hole cards will be shown on a slight delay.

James Hartigan – EPT Live Commentator

Joe Stapleton – EPT Live Commentator

Other accounts to follow for EPT Vienna: Marc Convey (@The_Conv) joins Hartigan and Stapleton in the booth for EPT Live. Johnny Lodden (@johnnylodden) is the most notable player left in the EPT Vienna Main Event field, and the last Team PokerStars pro remaining in that field.

WPT Alpha8

The series debut of the World Poker Tour’s high-roller series airs March 30 at 9pm on Fox Sports 1. A field of 21 entries participated in the inaugural $100,000 event, held at the Seminole Hard Rock in Hollywood, Florida.

Ali Nejad – WPT Alpha8 Commentator

Olivier Busquet – WPT Alpha8 Analyst

Lynn Gilmartin – WPT Alpha8 Anchor

Other accounts to follow for EPT Vienna: The first ever WPT Alpha8 final table featured eight supremely talented players, including Steven Silverman (@Zugwat), JC Tran (@jctran23), Jeff Gross (@Jgross5) and Matt Glantz (@MattGlantz). Jason Mercier (@JasonMercier) was among the final eight as well, and the debut episode of Alpha8 will feature a tour of his new house in Florida.

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Kevin Mathers

Widely known by his twitter handle "Kevmath", many consider Kevin a go-to source for news and information in the poker community. Kevin finished on the bubble in the 2014 edition of the BLUFF Power 20.
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