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Tag: Alex Masek

Bernard Lee Captures First WSOP Circuit Gold Ring; Denies Alex Masek Ninth

On Thursday, May 1, 2014, long-time poker professional Bernard Lee captured his first World Series of Poker Circuit gold ring, defeating Alex Masek in heads-up play and denying the young star a record ninth ring.

Blair Hinkle Defends Title and Wins Third WSOP Circuit Council Bluffs Main Event

Blair Hinkle made history on Monday by successfully defending his WSOP Circuit Horseshoe Council Bluffs Main Event title and winning the event for the third time.

Alex Masek Captures Record-Setting 8th WSOP Circuit Ring

On Thursday, March 27, 2014, Alex Masek captured his record-setting eighth World Series of Poker Circuit gold ring.

2014 WPT L.A. Poker Classic Day 5: Rocco Leads Final Table, Moorman Eyes Major Title

Chris Moorman looks to capture his first major live tournament title in the WPT L.A. Poker Classic.

WPT on FSN Legends of Poker Part III: Laak Rants, Ones to Watch & Eliminations Galore

The World Poker Tour Season XII continued on FOX Sports Network Sunday night with the conclusion of the Legends of Poker. Here's our recap of what happened.

WPT on FSN Legends of Poker Part II: Passing the Torch & Laak’s Misguided aggression

The World Poker Tour Season XII continued on FOX Sports Network Sunday night with Part II of the Legends of Poker. Here's our recap of what happened.

WPT on FSN Legends of Poker Part I: Lynn Gilmartin, Laker Girls, and a Fashion Report

The World Poker Tour kicked off its Season XII broadcast on FOX Sports Network on Sunday with Part I of the Legends of Poker featuring Lynn Gilmartin.

Top 10 Stories of 2013: #7, World Series of Poker Circuit Grinders Dominate

PokerNews' No. 7 story of 2013 is dominance of World Series of Poker Circuit grinders such as Loni Harwood, Jonathan Taylor, Bryan Campanello and of course Ryan Riess, the new world champion.

Alex Masek Captures Seventh Ring to Tie All-Time WSOP Circuit Record

Alexandru Masek captured his record-tying seventh WSOP Circuit gold ring in Harrah's Rincon Event #8 $365
 No Limit Hold'em. Ties Chris Reslock.

Jordan Cristos Wins 2013 World Poker Tour Legends of Poker for $613,355

Jordan Cristos won the 2013 World Poker Tour Legends of Poker Main Event for $613,355. Dan Heimiller finish second, and Phil Laak fifth.

2013 WPT Legends of Poker Day 4: Phil Laak and Dan Heimiller Headline Final Table

Phil Laak and Dan Heimiller headline the 2013 World Poker Tour Legends of Poker final table.

Five Thoughts: Full Tilt Money, Savage's Spine, Another Tournament Overlay, and More

This week's Five Thoughts looks at the Full Tilt Poker repayment process, Matt Savage's sudden hospital trip, and more.

World Series of Poker National Championship Day 1: Vornicu Leads as 62 Advance

Valentin Vornicu leads Day 1 of the World Series of Poker National Championship as 62 of 126 advance. Jeff Gross, Brock Parker & Jeremy Ausmus also thrive.

Who'll Be Playing in the World Series of Poker Circuit National Championship?

The 2013 WSOP National Championship kicks off Wednesday at Harrah's New Orleans. Find out who'll make the trip to the "Big Easy" for a shot at a bracelet.

Chris Reslock Wins 7th WSOP Circuit Gold Ring to Capture All-Time Record

Atlantic City Poker pro Chris Reslock won his second WSOP Circuit ring at Harrah’s Philadelphia to take record from Alex Masek for most rings with seven.

Chris Reslock Captures 6th WSOP Circuit Ring to Tie Record

Atlantic City Poker pro Chris Reslock wins WSOP Circuit Ring #6 at Harrah’s Philadelphia to tie Alex Masek for All-Time Most WSOP Circuit Rings.

2012-13 WSOP Circuit Council Bluffs Day 2: Hinkle Seeks Second Title in Three Years

The 138 players who started Day 2 of the WSOP Circuit Council Bluffs were reduced to the final ten. Blair Hinkle looks to capture the title for a 2nd time!

2012-13 WSOP Circuit Council Bluffs Day 1: Sharpe Leads as 133 of 362 Advance

A combined 133 players managed to survive to Day 2 of the WSOP Circuit Council Bluffs with Scott Sharpe and his stack of 289,500 leading the way.

Successful Circuit Pros Talk WSOP Circuit, Taking Shots and the Next Step

The World Series of Poker Circuit has many successful regulars, and most are young and looking to take the next step in their careers.

2012-13 WSOP Circuit Bicycle Casino Day 1: Yamada Leads Into Day 2

The first two flights on Day 1 of the 2012-13 World Series of Poker Circuit Bicycle Casino Main Event are done and dusted. Leading the way into Day 2 is Derrick Yamada.

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