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Tag: Antonio Esfandiari

WPT National Canadian Spring Championship Day 1c: Field Tops 1,000; Guarantee Reached

The field topped 1,000 players and the $1,000,000 guarantee was met on Day 1c of the 2014 partypoker.net World Poker Tour National Canadian Spring Championship.

WPT National Canadian Spring Championship Day 1b: Simon Quintal Takes Overall Lead

A field of 308 showed up for Day 1b of the partypoker.net World Poker Tour National Canadian Spring Championship. Simon Quintal finished on top.

Playground Poker Club Bad Beat Jackpot Hit for $415,551 During WPT Event

Richard Figiel busted Day 1a of WPT National Canadian Spring Championship, but hopped into a cash game and hit the $415,551 bad beat jackpot.

WPT National Canadian Spring Championship Day 1a: Eric Davis Leads as 62 Advance

Sixty-two advance and Eric Davis leads after Day 1a of the partypoker.net World Poker Tour National Canadian Spring Championship.

Top British Poker Pro Sam Trickett Talks WSOP $1 Million Big One for One Drop and More

Sam Trickett talks about the upcoming World Series of Poker $1 Million Big One for One Drop, signing with Everest Poker, and more.

Esfandiari, Trickett, Ivey, Mercier Among 23 Confirmed for WSOP $1 Million One Drop

Antonio Esfandiari, Sam Trickett, Phil Ivey, and Jason Mercier among 23 entries confirmed for the 2014 World Series of Poker $1 Million Big One for One Drop.

Five Thoughts: Moorman Gets the Monkey Off His Back, Everest Signs Trickett, and More

Chris Moorman got the monkey off of his back on Thursday, winning his first major live tournament; the Season XII WPT L.A. Poker Classic.

British Phenom Sam Trickett Inks Deal With Everest Poker

Sam Trickett becomes a brand ambassador for Everest Poker. Will give 10 percent of World Series of Poker action to players, excluding the Big One for One Drop.

Five Thoughts: Finding the Next Poker Superstar, a Shot Clock for the WPT, and More

Five Thoughts takes a look at what makes a poker superstar and examines the WPT's plan to implement a shot clock in Season XIII.

Does Jason Somerville Have What It Takes To Be the Next Daniel Negreanu?

Could Jason Somerville be poker's next Daniel Negreanu? With the time and effort he has put into building his brand, it sure sounds like it.

2014 L.A. Poker Classic $25,400 Commerce High Roller Day 1: Jonathan Azoulay Leads

After Day 1 of the 2014 L.A. Poker Classic $25,400 Commerce High Roller, Jonathan Azoulay leads the remaining 12 players. First place is worth $300,000.

2014 World Poker Tour L.A. Poker Classic Day 3: Bubble Bursts; Defending Champ Falls

Day 3 of the 2014 World Poker Tour L.A. Poker Classic Main Event saw the bubble burst, defending champion Paul Klann fall, and Jesse Yaginuma assume the chip lead.

partypoker Weekly: Get Ready for Premier League 7

The partypoker Weekly looks at the latest promotions and popular blog entries from the world of partypoker.

Daniel "jungleman" Cates Wins World Poker Tour Alpha8 Johannesburg

Daniel "jungleman" Cates emerged victorious to claim the World Poker Tour Alpha8 Johannesburg title and $500,000.

World Poker Tour Alpha8 Johannesburg Day 1: Cates Leads; Ivey and Altergott Eliminated

Only nine players participated in the World Poker Tour Alpha8 Johannesburg, and after Day 1 Daniel Cates led the remaining seven. Phil Ivey was eliminated.

2014 World Series of Poker Schedule Released; $10 Million Guaranteed for Main Event Champ

The schedule has been released for the 2014 World Series of Poker. The Main Event will feature a $10 million guaranteed top prize for the champion.

Ivey, Negreanu, Seidel, and Dwan Headline Aussie Millions $250,000 Challenge Final Table

Phil Ivey, Daniel Negreanu, Erik Seidel, and Tom Dwan headline the 2014 Aussie Millions LK Boutique $250,000 Challenge final table, and PokerNews takes a closer look at the event and what's at stake.

2014 Aussie Millions $100,000 Challenge Day 1: McDonald Leads After Record-Setting Day

Day 1 of the 2014 Aussie Millions $100,000 Challenge was a frenzy of high-stakes poker action. At the end of the first nine levels, Mike McDonald led the 29 survivors.

2014 Aussie Millions Main Event Day 3: Fazzino Leads; Seiver, Mizzi, Seidel Advance

Salvatore Fazzino leads after Day 3 of the 2014 Aussie Millions Main Event. Sorel Mizzi, Scott Seiver, and Erik Seidel are among the notables remaining.

2014 Aussie Millions Main Event Day 2: Sorel Mizzi Among Leaders as 109 Advance

Phillip Willcocks, Sorel Mizzi, and Gareth Dwyer top the counts as 109 players advance on Day 2 of the 2014 Aussie Millions Main Event.

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