Dec 17, 2014 |

Iulian Iacob Bags Chiplead After Day 2 of WPT Five Diamond

While official numbers have yet to be released, the Season XIII World Poker Tour Five Diamond World Poker Classic is guaranteed to have the largest field for this event since Season VI. The unofficial total field size is 582 – far outpacing the 449 entries that played in Season XII. Just under half of that […]

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Dec 6, 2014 |

Jason Mercier Wins WPT Alpha8 St. Kitts, $727,500

At this point in his career, Jason Mercier has won major titles in a number of different ways – but it was far from an easy path to victory for him Saturday at WPT Alpha8 St. Kitts. After fighting back from a short stack several times, Mercier eventually defeated Kathy Lehne heads-up to add another […]

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Dec 6, 2014 |

Olivier Busquet Leads After Strong Day 1 in St. Kitts

Olivier Busquet and Dan Colman have each put together years that poker players can only really dream of. Both players final tabled the EPT Grand Final Super High Roller, where Colman won and Busquet finished eighth, and Busquet beat Colman heads-up a few months later for the EPT Barcelona Super High Roller title. Busquet had […]

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Nov 24, 2014 |

All-Stars Highlight Final 49 Players at WPT Montreal

After Day 2 just 49 players remain in the hunt for the $409,656 first place prize money at the WPT Montreal event and while Maduka Meragal sits atop the leaderboard, the group of players right behind is full of worthy contenders. Meragal finished Day 2 with 1,423,000. Right behind him is Marc-Andre Ladouceur with 1,071,000, reigning WPT Player […]

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Nov 23, 2014 |

Alexis Urli Soars to Top of Massive Day 1C Field at WPT Montreal

Standing atop the chaos after a day that saw 390 more players register for the WPT Montreal event at the Playground Poker Club is Alexis Urli. The Canadian poker player finished Day 1C with 290,700 chips. Quebec native Marc-Andre Ladouceur put on quite a performance, finishing second in chips with 205,900. Sean Wilson, Alexandre Blanc and […]

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Oct 3, 2014 |

Heimiller and Longmore Lead, Colman Accumulates at WSOP APAC

Two flights. One day. Accumulate. That was the equation for players on Friday as the 2014 World Series of Poker Asia Pacific continued at Melbourne’s stunning Crown Casino. It was only Day 2 of the series, but already players were forced to reach deep to fire second and third bullets into Event #1: $1,100 No […]

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