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Tag: wpt

World Poker Tour Announces First Half of Season XIII Schedule

The World Poker Tour has announced the schedule for the first half of its upcoming Season XIII.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: WPT Heads to the UK, Huge SCOOP Scores and More

This week's UK & Ireland PokerNews recap features news of the WPT heading back to the UK for the first time since 2010 and much, much more!

PokerStars Canada Cup Main Event Day 1b: Charles Sylvestre Leads Star-Studded Roster

Day 1b of the PokerStars Canada Cup Main Event is in the books with Charles Sylvestre leading a star-studded roster.

Thirteen and Counting: Hellmuth Plans on Winning 11 More WSOP Bracelets

The 2014 World Series of Poker marks the 25th anniversary of Phil Hellmuth's 1989 Main Event victory. In this in-depth feature interview, Hellmuth talks with Rich Ryan about his poker career and life throughout the past quarter century.

Kinesh Pather Wins Tiger’s Poker Night presented by World Poker Tour

Tiger’s Poker Night presented by the WPT benefitting The Tiger Woods Foundation took place on Friday, May 16, drawing a who’s who in sports, tech and poker.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Brits Bank Huge Scores

Check out this recap of the most popular stories of the past week from our UK & Ireland focussed site.

Global Poker Index: Gruissem Returns to GPI 300 top 10; Schemion Second in POY Race

Philipp Gruissem returns to the top 10 of the Global Poker Index 300, and Ole Schemion makes a push in the GPI Player of the Year race.

Poker Jobs: Meet Hermance Blum, The "Queen of the WPT"

If you've ever wondered how a series of events as massive as the World Poker Tour keeps on ticking, then you need to meet the woman behind it, Hermance Blum.

2014 PokerStars EPT Grand Final €25,000 High Roller Day 2: Kitai Leads Final Table

Davidi Kitai leads the final table of the €25,000 buy-in EPT Grand Final High Roller, which includes Scott Seiver, John Juanda, and Byron Kaverman.

Global Poker Index: Stammen Increases POY Lead; Seiver Back in GPI 300 Top 10

Keven Stammen increases his lead in the 2014 Global Poker Index Player of the Year race, and Scott Seiver joins the GPI 300 top 10.

Five Thoughts: WPT Season XII Concludes at Borgata, First Two-Time EPT Champ, and More

Five Thoughts is back, and examines the conclusion of Season XII of the WPT and the first two-time EPT winner.

World Poker Tour Joins Forces with DeepStacks for Global Poker Tour

The World Poker Tour teamed up with the DeepStacks Poker Tour to form a global, mid-major tournament series.

Rapid Reaction: Stammen Rises in the East

Keven Stammen won the 2014 World Poker Tour World Championship, but do you know how amazing his season really was?

PokerNews Op-Ed: The Time Is Now for Poker Tours To Schedule Events Better

The time is now for poker tours to schedule their events better and not conflict so often. PokerNews' Donnie Peters explains why.

Keven Stammen Wins the Season XII WPT World Championship for $1,350,000

Keven Stammen wins the Season XII WPT World Championship, defeating Byron Kaverman heads up to win $1,350,000.

2014 WPT World Championship Day 4: Dunst and Stammen Headline Final Table

Keven Stammen leads the final table of the Season XII WPT World Championship, which features Raw Deal host Tony Dunst.

2014 WPT World Championship Day 3: Eric Afriat Remains in Pole Position; 18 Left

Eric Afriat remains in pole position after Day 3 of the WPT World Championship at Borgata, leading the final 18 players.

World Poker Tour Announces WPT500 Event at Aria with $1 Million Guaranteed

This summer, the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas will host the WPT500, a new $565 buy-in tournament with a $1 million guaranteed prize pool.

2014 WPT World Championship Day 2: NFL Receiver Miles Austin in Final 68

After Day 2 of the 2014 World Poker Tour World Championship, Eric Afriat leads he final 68 players.

2014 WPT World Championship Day 1a: Volpe Leads, NFL Receiver Miles Austin Advances

Paul Volpe leads after Day 1a of the Season XII WPT World Championship. NFL free agent wide receiver Miles Austin advances.

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