Tag Archives: ANZPT
- Jim Psaros Wins the ANZPT Main Event in Sydney; WPT Return to the Philippines
March 24, 2015
Jim Psaros has defeated Emanuel Seal to win the $183,000 first prize at the Australia New Zealand Poker Tour Main Event in Sydney, and the World Poker Tour upset the Asian Poker Tour applecart with a ill-timed return to the Philippines. The World Poker Tour (WPT) has announced plans to...
- Edison Nguyen Wins the ANZPT Melbourne Main Event; Rake Raises Planned on 2015 Tour
September 3, 2014
Image from: pokerasiapacific.com Edison Nguyen is the victor of the PokerStars.net Australia & New Zealand Poker Tour Main Event, in Melbourne, and Poker Asia Pacific reveals the tour is to increase their rake for the 2015 season. Am I missing something? Please tell me if I am. Edison ‘GooGieMonA’ Nguyen...
- Live Tournament Round Up: Wins for Laurence Houghton and Patrick Mahoney
March 3, 2014
Live tournament round-up covers Laurence Houghton’s victory at the World Poker Tour (WPT) National Series event in London, Patrick Mahoney’s victory at the PokerStars.net ANZPT in Perth, Scott Blackman leading Day 2 of the LAPC and Max Silver making another final table in Dublin. Laurence Houghton has capped off a...
- ANZPT Perth Subject of Controversial Ruling Involving Jim Collopy
February 27, 2014
The PokerStars.net ANZPT Season 6 in Perth has hit the headlines for all the wrong reasons after a controversial hand involving Jim Collopy led to his threat to leave the country. How many more issues does the poker world need to have before somebody takes it by the scruff of...
- Three left in hunt for WSOP glory; Big One For One Drop to return in 2014
October 30, 2012
On Monday, the World Series of Poker’s October Nine reconvened after a three-month hiatus to do battle for the $8.5m main event payday. Seven hours later, the field had been whittled down to three: Greg Merson is chip leader with a stack of 88.35m chips, followed by Jesse Sylvia with...
- Isildur1 ruling SCOOP; Dwan takes $3.8m pot in Macau; WSOP-C; IPT; ANZPT
May 10, 2012
PokerStars pro Viktor ‘Isildur1’ Blom has taken two consecutive events at the PokerStars Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP). While Blom is a formidable online cash games player, Monday saw him claim his first major online tournament scalp by taking SCOOP Event #2, outlasting an 8,240-strong field to earn $247k....