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Nader Wahdan Triumphs At HPT Golden Gates For $227k
Written by S. Taylor | Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Last weekend, the Heartland Poker Tour (HPT) held its $1,650 Main Event at the Golden Gates Resort in Black Hawk, Colorado, and eventually emerging atop the 686 player field was Nader Wahdan who walked away with the title, as well as the $226,891 first place prize. Following... 

Raffi Der Gregorian Wins HPT Agua Caliente For $74k
Written by S. Taylor | Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Raffi Der Gregorian won his way through to the $1,650 HPT Agua Caliente Main Event via a $200 qualifier, and now a week later the amateur player has taken down the tournament to claim the title, as well as the $74,276 top prize. Following his first ever live tournament... 

Alexander Lakhov Wins WPT Merit Classic In Occupied Cyprus
Written by S. Taylor | Friday, September 12th, 2014

The Turkish-occupied territory of Northern Cyprus recently played host to the WPT Merit Classic, and emerging victorious at the $4,400 Main Event was Russia’s Alexander Lakhov, whose $325,400 win now pushes his live career earnings to $1,560,144. The event... 

Jonathan Evans Wins Borgata Poker Open Event For $337,801
Written by S. Taylor | Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Despite never having played in a live tournament before, Jonathan Evans has successfully managed to navigate himself past a 4,158 player field at the Borgata Poker Open $560 event to capture the title, and collect the whopping $337,801 first-place prize. The five... 

Tom Marchese Wins Aria Super High Roller for $1.3m
Written by S. Taylor | Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

Last weekend in Las Vegas, the Aria Resort & Casino held the $100,000 Super High Roller event and eventually topping the 22 player field to capture the $1,306,800 first-place prize was none other than Tom Marchese. Following his impressive victory, Marchese... 

Jason “teamwispy” Helder Scoops $1m Prize At 2014 WRPS Main Event
Written by S. Taylor | Monday, September 8th, 2014

Poker pro Jason Helder has won the 2014 WinStar River Poker Series Main Event, after topping a 1,323 player field over three days to take home the huge $1 million prize, and boost his live tournament earnings to $1,324,243. Following his impressive victory, Helder... 

Daniel Gagnon Wins 2014 Playground Poker Montreal Festival For $190,750
Written by S. Taylor | Friday, September 5th, 2014

Daniel Gagnon has emerged victorious at the 2014 Playground Poker Montreal Festival Main Event, after topping a 1,063 player field over four days to lift the title, and collect the $190,750 first-place prize. By the time the final table of nine eventually got underway,... 

Dan “no smiles” Colman Wins Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open For $1.4m
Written by S. Taylor | Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Carrying on the biggest winning streak in the whole of live tournament poker history, Dan Colman has just triumphed at the 2014 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Championship Event for $1,446,710, completing three major titles and $21,058,153 in earnings since April... 

World’s Biggest Poker Tournament Held Outside USA
Written by A. Mitchell | Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

The Grosvenor G Casino in Coventry has become the setting of the largest poker tournament held outside the USA after smashing the previous record set at the Beijing Millions in China of 2,732 players. Last week, 3,394 players (2,274 entries, 1,020 rebuys) turned... 

Harut “Harry” Arutyunyan Wins 2014 WPT Legends of Poker
Written by S. Taylor | Monday, September 1st, 2014

Harut “Harry” Arutyunyan has has won the World Poker Tour Legends of Poker Main Event, after topping a 566 player field over six days to capture the title, and walk away with the huge $576,369 first place prize. The $3,500 Main Event was held at the...