Tag Archives: WPT
- The WPT to focus growth in Japan and South America as Ourgame show their hand.
October 16, 2017
The World Poker Tour will focus on growth in Japan and South America after their owners Ourgame International outlines plans to raise HK$416m through a subscription share scheme that also involves growing their esports business. Is poker dead? Ourgame International Holdings Limited doesn’t think so. The Hong Kong-listed online games...
- Live tournament update: Serock wins European Open, Yang wins WPT Korea
October 4, 2017
A round-up of live tournament action from around the globe including Joe Serock taking down the European Open, and Bian Yang winning WPT Korea. Unibet's decision to send 200 online qualifiers to Las Vegas to compete in the inaugural European Open Special Edition was a sound one as 673 players...
- Live tournament round-up: Wins for Chen, Pupillo, Tran and Alvarez
September 27, 2017
A round-up of some of the bigger winners on the live tournament circuit this week including action from the World Poker Tour, and the World Series of Poker. Guo Liang Chen is the latest member of the World Poker Tour (WPT) Champions Club after burning some serious rubber on his...
- WPT billionth dollar payout; Brazilian fervour, and a friendly bust
August 30, 2017
A trio of tales from the World Poker Tour, including news of the billionth dollar payout at the WPT Legends of Poker, a resounding success in Brazil, and a friendly bust in Reno. I have a triumvirate of tales of the unexpected from the World Poker Tour (WPT), and we’ll...
- PokerGO continue to excel with the addition of live WPT content
August 23, 2017
The world's best poker TV show has joined the world's best online digital media outlet, as PokerGO plans to stream Season XVI of the World Poker Tour on their subscription site. PokerGO continues to rewrite poker digital media's genetic code after announcing Livestream coverage of Season XVI World Poker Tour...
- Phil Hellmuth Jr joins the World Poker Tour as host of the Raw Deal
August 18, 2017
The World Poker Tour has pulled off the shock of the year by announcing the 14-time World Series of Poker champion, Phil Hellmuth Jr., as the replacement for Tony Dunst as the host of the Raw Deal. I didn't see that one coming. In May, Mike Sexton retired from his...
Michael Mizrachi to Open a Bitcoin Only Poker Site
November 28, 2014