The Borgata hosted its debut World Poker Tour event in 2003, early in the tour’s second season. They’d quickly become a staple on the WPT, and eventually one of the tour’s cornerstones over the next 11 years. Not only has Borgata hosted a WPT event every season since its debut, it’s had multiple events on […]
Darlene Lee began Day 1B of the World Poker Tour Borgata Poker Open without her luggage after her airline lost her bags and was just another face in the crowd. Twelve hours later Lee had her luggage, 254,900 chips and a new pair of Monster headphones for being the Day 1B chip leader. Day 1B […]
Dwyte Pilgrim has been hitting the gym, and it shows. He says it’s just another way of keeping his game sharp. He’s on his home turf still trying to make great things happen.
Dwyte Pilgrim says he’s played more poker than anyone in the past year. He’s focused, determined, aware of his surroundings, and a dangerous opponent deep.
Opinions are mixed on the newly implemented TDA rule, which states that a player’s hand is dead if they are not in their seat as the first card off the deck is dealt. Mike Matusow, J.C. Tran, Dwyte Pilgrim, Jason Koon, Olivier Busquet, Bart Hanson, Amir Lehavot, and tournament director Matt Savage weigh in.
The final starting flight for the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Main Event came to a close with 1,060 entries on the final day, making the overall number of entries 2,384. The event needed 2,000 entries to make the $10,000,000 guarantee and that number was reached within the first level of play. The day ended […]
Dwyte Pilgrim is not a believer in waiting for things to happen. Dwyte Pilgrim makes things happen.
One year ago Greg Merson was just one of 6,598 players playing the WSOP Main Event. On Saturday the reigning champ was bestowed the honor of giving dealers the “Shuffle Up and Deal” orders to get the 2013 WSOP Main Event underway. Introducing Merson to the crowd, WSOP Executive Director Ty Stewart commended Merson for […]
Dwyte Pilgrim is focused on the money, but he also wants to be remembered as one of the best to ever play the game.
Dwight Pilgrim was a loan officer with a dream of becoming a professional poker player. He decided to take a shot at greatness, and made it.
Rex Clinkscales leads the WSOP National Championship Leader Board. (Photo c/o WSOP) The Pro’s Pro appears in each issue of BLUFF Magazine and is also featured on Bluff.com. In it, we look at the lives and careers of some of the most successful tournament pros traveling the circuit today. This edition takes a look Rex Clinkscales, a […]
The past week saw the World Poker Tour holding two world-class events across two continents. But it wasn’t just the largest tournament tours making news this week; the Heartland Poker Tour landed Maria Ho for their broadcast team and the World Series of Poker Circuit crowned a new champ in Atlantic City. Ravi Raghavan Wins […]
Dwyte Pilgrim is closing 2012 in a strong way. The Pro’s Pro appears in each issue of BLUFF Magazine and is also featured on BluffMagazine.com. In it, we look at the lives and careers of some of the most successful tournament pros traveling the circuit today. This edition takes a look at Dwyte Pigrim, one of the […]
Sam Grafton won the 2012 GUKPT Grand Final in London, ending the season with a $164,566 win. (Photo c/o GUKPT) It’s the busiest time of the year on the WPT, with events wrapping up in Mazagan and Montreal and about to start in both Las Vegas and Prague. Though this Tournament Tracker doesn’t deal with […]