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Stephen Graner Wins 2014 EPT Prague Main Event
Written by S. Taylor | Thursday, December 18th, 2014

US pro Stephen Graner has taken down the European Poker Tour’s biggest ever event, after defeating a huge field of 1,107 players on his way to capturing a prestigious EPT title, as well as the €969,000 ($1,200,936) first place prize. Following his remarkable... 

Michael Puccio Wins 2014 HPT Ameristar East Chicago
Written by S. Taylor | Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Mike Puccio only qualified for the $1,650 Ameristar East Chicago Main Event after winning a $150 Seniors poker tournament about a week ago, but continuing his recent good form the Illinois landscape contractor has now taken down the HPT tournament, too. A total... 

Botond Balázs Triumphs At 2014 Eureka4 Prague
Written by S. Taylor | Monday, December 15th, 2014

Hungary’s Botond Balázs has triumphed at the 2014 Eureka4 Prague, after overcoming a huge field of 1,738 players on his way to capturing the title, and collecting the €206,948 first place prize. The €1,100 buy-in event was held at the Hilton Hotel in... 

Russia’s Leonid Markin Wins EPT Prague Super High Roller For €771k
Written by S. Taylor | Friday, December 12th, 2014

Thursday night saw the 2014 European Poker Tour Prague €50,000 Super High Roller draw to a close, and emerging atop of the 51-player field was 32-year-old Russian player Leonid Markin, who secured his first live tournament title, as well as the huge €771,360... 

Matt Alexander Captures 2014 HPT Prairie Meadows
Written by S. Taylor | Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Mid-States Poker Tour (MSPT) Team Pro Matt Alexander has won the HPT Prairie Meadows main event, after overcoming a tough field of 176 players over three days on his way to claiming a second HPT gold ring, and walking away richer by $69,043. Following his impressive... 

Jake Bazeley Wins 2014 WSOPC Harrah’s Cherokee For $240k
Written by S. Taylor | Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

The 2014 World Series of Poker Circuit Harrah’s Cherokee main event attracted a field of 797 players to the casino located in Cherokee, North Carolina, and after three days of action it was 31-year-old  Jake Bazeley who saw off the competition to claim the gold... 

Jason Mercier Victorious At WPT Alpha8 St. Kitts For $727k
Written by S. Taylor | Monday, December 8th, 2014

The World Poker Tour Alpha8 in St. Kitts may not have been the biggest tournament ever held, with just 15 players putting up the $100,000 buy-in, but that won’t bother US pro Jason Mercier, who took down the competition on Saturday to scoop the huge $727,500... 

Wilson Calixto Captures 2014 BSOP Main Event For $420k
Written by S. Taylor | Friday, December 5th, 2014

If anyone needed any evidence poker is booming in Brazil, then one need only take a quick glance at the nine-day Brazilian Series of Poker (BSOP) series which recently concluded at the Sheraton World Trade Center in Sao Paulo, and featured 36 featured events, attracted... 

UK Pro Luke Brereton Wins Florida Event For $154,954
Written by S. Taylor | Thursday, December 4th, 2014

Hailing from the UK, Luke Brereton prefers these days to divide his time between his English home in Manchester, and his apartment in Hallandale, South Florida. Part of the attraction, apart from glorious sunshine and beautiful beaches, is the lively poker scene,... 

Ruben Visser Wins 2014 MCOP For €225,000
Written by S. Taylor | Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

Dutchman Ruben Visser has kept the Master Classics of Poker title on home soil this year, after overcoming a tough field of 298 players, and the 2011 MCOP champion Danyel Boyaciyan heads-up, to claim the title and walk away richer by €225,000 ($279,090). Following...