Feb 7, 2015 |

Ognyan Dimov Wins 2015 EPT Deauville Main Event, $616K

Ognyan Dimov took down the 2015 EPT Deauville Main Event Saturday evening, but it didn’t come easy. After winning a pot for almost all of their combined chips with third place finisher Benjamin Buhr, Dimov still faced a deficit of nearly two-to-one heads-up against Dany Parlafes. Dimov made up a substantial amount of ground and […]

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Jul 16, 2013 |

Only 15 Left in WSOP Main Event with Sylvain Loosli Leading

Only 15 players remain in the 2013 WSOP Main Event and the carousel of chipleaders continued through Level 33. France’s Sylvain Loosli finished that level on top with 29,785,000 chips. His closest competitor is Amir Lehavot with 25,525,000. Only three players saw their Main Event run end that level: Jan Nakladal, Fabian Ortiz and Christopher […]

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Jul 15, 2013 |

Mark Newhouse Skyrockets to Chip Lead; Anton Morgenstern Plummets

Level 31 of the 2013 WSOP Main Event is complete and a new chipleader has emerged. Anton Morgenstern, who carried his overnight lead through the first level, struggled over the last two hours, including losing the biggest pot of the tournament to date to new chipleader, Mark Newhouse. The Las Vegas-based poker pro started the […]

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Apr 10, 2013 |

Chanracy Khun Wins First Major Live Title at WPT Barcelona

Chanracy Khun became the latest World Poker Tour champion after five days of play and annihilating the six-handed final table. As soon as cards were in the air Khun set off on a hot streak and simply could not be stopped. Every elimination from the final table came at the hands of Khun, who ultimately […]

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Apr 9, 2013 |

Chanracy Khun Will Lead Final Table at WPT Barcelona

The race to the official TV final table of the World Poker Tour Barcelona came to an end in record time when the Day 4 field was whittled down to the final six players. Canadian poker pro Chanracy Khun will begin the final table out in front after chipping up 2,393,000. Should he take it […]

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Apr 8, 2013 |

Fernandez Takes WPT Barcelona Day 3 Lead

Day 3 of the World Poker Tour Barcelona came to an end with 13 players remaining, but the day no doubt belonged to Spanish cash games pro Sergio Fernandez. Fernandez ended Day 1B as the chipleader but had a rough time lasting though Day 2. However, things were different for the local hero on Day […]

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Apr 7, 2013 |

Alekberovas Takes Barcelona Day 2 Chip Lead

When Day 2 of the World Poker Tour Barcelona came to a close Anaras Alekberovas was out in front with 540,000. The Lithuanian poker player will lead a field of 42 players when cards get in the air on Day 3 and the next leg of the race to the championship continues. Tahiri Hassini trailed the chipleader in […]

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Mar 25, 2013 |

WPT: Stephen Behm Leads Day 1a in Venice Grand Prix

The World Poker Tour returned to Venice, Italy for the fifth time in four seasons for the Venice Grand Prix. The first of two starting flights saw 65 players take to the felt and 32 remained after the last cards were dealt. Stephen Behm leads the field after bagging up 188,000. Sitting in second place […]

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Nov 27, 2012 |

WPT: Day 1 in Mazagan Finds Guillaume Darcourt Leading

Darcourt Mazagan grabbed the chip lead by just T100 on the last hand. (Photo courtesy of WPT) The World Poker Tour kicked off another international event today in the beautiful Mazagan Beach and Golf Resort in Casablanca, Morroco. The 3,500 Euro re-entry event attracted 67 players with 38 remaining. Guillaume Darcourt ended the day on […]

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