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Aaron Mermelstein Claims Second WPT Title of 2015; Greg Merson Finishes Fourth

Aaron Mermelstein, who won the WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open earlier this year, captured his second WPT title by winning the inaugural Maryland Live! event. For most players, shipping a World Poker Tour Main Event is the pinnacle of poker...

The World Poker Tour National Events Kickoff in Both Marrakech and Valkenburg

The World Poker Tour National (WPTN) heads to both Morocco and the Netherlands this week, providing great value to recreational and pro poker players.

A Story of Redemption: David Paredes Wins WPT Borgata Poker Open for $723,227

David Paredes topped a field of 1,027 entrants to win the World Poker Tour Borgata Poker Open for $723,227.

$100,000 Guaranteed WPT National Georgia Main Event Kicks Off In Tbilisi On Nov. 6

Learn everything you need to know about the upcoming WPTN Georgia taking place from Nov. 1-9, 2015.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Career-Best Scores for Taylor and Chattaway

Billy Chattaway and Andy Taylor won more than $510,000 between them this week. This and more in the UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up.

2015 partypoker WPT UK Festival Begins Oct. 24 with £2.5 Million in Guarantees

The nine-event, 16-day, 2015 partypoker WPT UK Festival kicks off on Oct. 24 with £2.5 million in guaranteed prize pools.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Massive Online Wins and Live Tournaments Galore

The UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-up highlights the biggest and most popular stories from the past week from our UK & Ireland PokerNews site.

Mike Shariati Wins WPT Legends of Poker for $675,942; Freddy Deeb Denied 3rd Title

Mike Shariati topped a field of 786 entrants to win the WPT Legends of Poker for $675,942. Freddy Deeb missed out on third title by finishing runner-up.

Aaron Mermelstein Battles Whirlwind of Adversity En Route To Becoming a WPT Champ

Aaron Mermelstein's road to becoming a World Poker Tour champ was long and arduous. He shared his story with PokerNews.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Big Wins for Brammer and Romanello

Check out the UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up which features the biggest stories of the past seven days.

Manig Loeser Takes partypoker WPT National Rozvadov for €76,000

Manig Loeser added €76,000 to his bankroll for winning partypoker WPT National Rozvadov, the fourth-biggest score of his career.

The WPT National Rozadov Main Event Kicks Off Aug. 7 Featuring a €200,000 GTD

The World Poker Tour National (WPTN) Rozadov takes place from Aug. 4-10 featuring €350,000 in guaranteed prize pools.

Carpet Storeowner Jason Brin Wins Inaugural WPT Choctaw Main Event for $682,975

Jason Brin topped a field of 1,175 entrants to win the inaugural World Poker Tour Choctaw Main Event for $682,975.

Sports and Poker Combine Forces to Raise Money For Testicular Cancer

A charity poker event on July 29 helped raise funds for the DT38 Foundation, a testicular cancer support organization.

Huge Start at WPT Choctaw: Westbrook Tops 4,493 Entries, $2M Championship Starts July 31

The WPT has taken to Choctaw Casino Resort and started with a bang, and the $2 million guaranteed Championship Event is right around the corner.

France's Laurent Polito Wins Fourth World Poker Tour National Title in Two Years

Laurent Polito survived a field of 428 players to win his fourth World Poker Tour National Main Event in two years.

WPT Alpha8 Season 2 Premieres Tonight on FS1; WPT Foundation Pala Poker Open Announced

Tonight at 10 pm ET, Season 2 of WPT Alpha8 will premiere on FOX Sports 1. Meanwhile, Pala Casino Spa & will host WPT Foundation Event from Sept. 11-13.

WPT ARIA500 Champ Craig Varnell Closes Out Successful Summer w/ WSOP Main Event Cash

Craig Varnell topped a massive field in the WPT ARIA500, and he followed it up with a 2015 World Series of Poker Main Event cash.

Craig Varnell Wins partypoker Presents: WPT500 at ARIA Resort & Casino for $330,000

Craig Varnell outlasts field of 5,113 entries to win partypoker Presents: WPT500 at ARIA Resort & Casino for $330,000.

Life Behind the Scenes: Meet Mandy Glogow, Supervising Producer at the WPT

In an interview with PokerNews, WPT Supervising Producer Mandy Glogow talks about her job with the WPT and her mission "to make poker interesting."

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