Sep 3, 2014 |

The BLUEPRINT: How Harry Arutyunyan Won the WPT Legends of Poker

(photo credit Joe Giron/WPT) Before last week Harry Arutyunyan had just one tournament cash to his name, a 36th place finish in a $235  No Limit Hold’em tournament. before entering the World Poker Tour Legends of Poker Main Event. The 31-year-old businessman from California waded through a field of 593 players in the $3,700 No […]

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Aug 30, 2014 |

Harut Arutyunyan Wins Legends of Poker for $576,369

Harut Arutyunyan entered the final table of the World Poker Tour Legends of Poker Main Event second in chips and navigated a final table that lasted nearly 200 hands to win the first event of Season XIII. Arutyunyan earned $576,369 and his first title after having just three previous cashes for a total of $3,425. […]

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Aug 24, 2014 |

Randy Bowie Tops Day 1A of WPT Legends of Poker Main Event

The World Poker Tour kicked off the Legends of Poker Main Event at the Bicycle Casino with 156 players taking to the felt. After ten levels of action Randy Bowie leads the remaining 52 players of the 156 entrants who took to the felt with 217,800. Former WPT champs Matt Salsberg and Scott Clements landed […]

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Jul 23, 2014 |

Upcoming Summer Events to Cure Post-WSOP Blues

The 2014 World Series of Poker is over and done with. Seven weeks of 13 hour days provided enough action for the poker world to need a small vacation. Players have had a little over a week to catch their breath and inevitably the desire to play poker tournaments returns and players hit the road […]

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May 28, 2014 |

World Poker Tour Releases First Half of Season XIII Schedule

The World Poker Tour is headed back to New Jersey. And Canada. And South Africa. And Florida. And Las Vegas. On Wednesday the first nine stops on the Season XIII schedule was announced with more than a slew full of familiar stops. “Coming off a very successful Season XII highlighted by some record-setting numbers and […]

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Aug 31, 2013 |

Legends of Poker Field Reaches 341, 84 Advance From Day 1B

The second of three starting days at the 2013 WPT Legends of Poker is in the books, with 199 more players entering the fray by the close of registration on Friday to bring the total field to 341. Christopher Richter bagged biggest stack at the close of play with 176,500, with Faraz Jaka (152,000), Kyle […]

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Aug 19, 2013 |

Tournament Tracker: Kuether King of Arizona, Gold Shines

This week’s Tournament Tracker features a tournament grinder making a return to the BLUFF Player of Year leaderboard along with tournament results from Ireland, Macau and across the United States. Joe Kuether has over 40 tournament cashes since the start of 2012, finishing 26th in the BLUFF Player of the Year standings last year. Last […]

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Aug 13, 2012 |

Tournament Tracker: Major Tours Start Back Up in Early August

John Cernuto Won a Preliminary Event at the Legends of Poker in Early August The World Poker Tour has dominated the past week on the tournament trail with the first event on the European leg of Season XI crowning the first back-to-back champion in the history of the tour, Marvin Rettenmaier at the Merit Cyprus […]

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Aug 31, 2011 |

WPT: Will Failla Wins First Title at Legends

Failla had fellow pros Micha Raskin and Dwyte Pilgrim on his rail The announcement that the World Poker Tour’s Legends of Poker Main Event would be streamed live with hole cards sparked a debate in the poker community about the potentially uneven playing field releasing such information creates. Oddly enough, even with the information out […]

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