Day 4 of WPT Legends of Poker Set to Get Underway; Tyler Kenney Leads

Day 4 of WPT Legends of Poker Set to Get Underway; Tyler Kenney Leads

Posted by: on Aug 28, 2014 | No Comments

The WPT Legends of Poker event at The Bicycle Casino in Los Angeles started with 593 players looking to have their name etched on the WPT Champions Cup as the next WPT Champion and is now down to just 16 players with only 10 eliminations remaining before the WPT televised final table is set. Yesterday’s […]





WPT Alpha8® Returns to Stunning St. Kitts on November 2

WPT Alpha8® Returns to Stunning St. Kitts on November 2

Posted by: on Aug 27, 2014 | No Comments

Following a record-setting event with 28 entries in Season I, WPT Alpha8® returns to St. Kitts for another electrifying televised $100,000 super high roller at the Royal Beach Casino and Christophe Harbour. Hosted by Christophe Harbour resident and big buy-in enthusiast Bill Perkins, WPT Alpha8 St. Kitts begins on Sunday, November 2 and features a 48-player cap. Players who wire their entry money in advance will be saved seats. Unlimited reentries are allowed for the first six levels of play, and the event will air on FOX Sports 1 in 2015.





WPT® Borgata Poker Open and Inaugural Garden State Super Series Boast $7.6 Million in Prize Pools

WPT® Borgata Poker Open and Inaugural Garden State Super Series Boast $7.6 Million in Prize Pools

Posted by: on Aug 21, 2014 | No Comments

World Poker Tour® returns to Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa for a 12th consecutive season from September 14 – 19 for the televised WPT® Borgata Poker Open, and accompanying the $3 million guaranteed event is the inaugural Garden State Super Series (GSSS). This premier online poker festival on BorgataPoker.com and partypoker.com runs from September 7-21, and together with the Borgata Poker Open, there is a combined $7.6 million in prize pools up for grabs.





Listen: WPT Host Mike Sexton on ESPN LA with Mason & Ireland to Talk WPT Legends of Poker

Listen: WPT Host Mike Sexton on ESPN LA with Mason & Ireland to Talk WPT Legends of Poker

Posted by: on Aug 21, 2014 | No Comments

On Tuesday afternoon, WPT Host Mike Sexton took a moment to step into the ESPN LA studios to talk with Steve Mason about the upcoming WPT Legends of Poker event – scheduled to take place this Saturday, August 23, through August 29 at Bicycle Casino – on the Mason & Ireland show. There are three […]





World Poker Tour® Partners With Skrill USA Inc.

World Poker Tour® Partners With Skrill USA Inc.

Posted by: on Aug 19, 2014 | No Comments

Skrill Becomes the Official Payment Processor of the WPT®. As the official payment processor of the World Poker Tour, Skrill will interact directly with players and facilitate last-longer competitions at Main Tour events, offer special tournaments on ClubWPT.com like the Skrill $2,000 High Roller, host parties at select WPT events, advertise on WPT episodes, and more.





World Poker Tour® Set for WPT Western Poker Challenge

World Poker Tour® Set for WPT Western Poker Challenge

Posted by: on Aug 12, 2014 | No Comments

The $1,080 buy-in WPT Western Poker Challenge will take place on August 22nd at Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in Reno, Nevada.





partypoker Roundtable with Mike Sexton: Home Games

partypoker Roundtable with Mike Sexton: Home Games

Posted by: on Aug 12, 2014 | No Comments

In the next installment of partypoker’s popular “Round Table with Mike Sexton” series, Mike talks about what he loves about poker home games and the evolution of home games over the years.





World Poker Tour® Strengthens Partnership With Global Poker Index™

World Poker Tour® Strengthens Partnership With Global Poker Index™

Posted by: on Aug 7, 2014 | No Comments

World Poker Tour® announced today that the Season XIII WPT® Player of the Year award will be powered by the Global Poker Index™. Also, for the first time ever, the Player of the Year race will include not only the WPT Main Tour, but WPT500, WPTDeepStacks, and WPT National Events as well.





This Sunday Win a $7,000 VIP Package to WPT bestbet Bounty Scramble on ClubWPT

This Sunday Win a $7,000 VIP Package to WPT bestbet Bounty Scramble on ClubWPT

Posted by: on Aug 7, 2014 | No Comments

This Sunday, August 10 & 17, 2014 @ 4 PM ET, Club WPT VIP members will get the opportunity to play for and win a $7,000 package to the Season XIII WPT bestbet Bounty Scramble event in Jacksonville, Florida, scheduled to take place Nov. 7–11, 2014. The winner of this ‘Monster WPT Event Package’ tournament […]