May 16, 2015 |

First-Time Player Farid Yachou Wins WPT Amsterdam

The World Poker Tour made their debut in the Netherlands, visting the Holland Casino in Amsterdam for the €3,300 ($3,700 USD) Main Event, drawing a field of 341 entries. Among the entries was Farid Yachou, playing in his first poker tournament, preferring to learn the game in a cash game with his friends. Yachou overcame […]

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Apr 13, 2015 |

Ron Lewis Lived the Bay 101 Experience

Each stop on the World Poker Tour is defined by certain unique distinguishing characteristics, based on the locale, the history it’s built up on tour or one of a hundred other aspects that set it apart from all the rest. In the case of Bay 101 and its signature WPT Event, the Shooting Star Classic, […]

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Jan 8, 2015 |

Steve O’Dwyer Wins PCA Super High Roller, $1.87M

After getting close on numerous occasions earlier in his career, Steve O’Dwyer has broken through in a massive way since taking down the EPT Grand Final Main Event in May 2013. That cash – which earned O’Dwyer just shy of $1.6 million – was by far the biggest of his career. He bested that mark […]

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Jan 6, 2015 |

Sam Greenwood Cracks 1M, Leads PCA SHR After Day 1

The 2015 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure officially kicked off in style Tuesday afternoon with the $100,000 Super High Roller – and the first of nine packed days of poker featured action away from the tables too. Sam Greenwood was the only player over 1 million, and he managed to quadruple his starting stack on a day […]

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Oct 7, 2014 |

Dan Colman Wins WPT Alpha8 London, Passes $22 Million for 2014

Dan Colman took down his third high roller event on the year at the £60,000 WPT Alpha8 London event for $961,723. He defeated Max Altergott heads-up for the first Alpha8 title of Season II and pushed his year-to-date earnings past $22 million. Colman’s year has him leading the 2014 BLUFF Player of the Year standings and the […]

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Sep 28, 2014 |

George Danzer Highlights Elite Level POY Standings

The next four weeks on the calendar is loaded for the professional tournament player; events are scheduled around the world along with plenty of domestic options to choose from. The EPT invades London, there is a WPT Alpha8 event and the World Series of Poker invades Melbourne for ten bracelet events. There are so many […]

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