2,255 | Borgata packs ’em in

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New Yorker David Paredes became the latest player to battle his way through a 1k+ field towards WPT victory at the Borgata in Atlantic City; making this the 9th time the WPT hosted another mega-field event at Borgata.

Three WPT events were showcased at Borgata in 2015 including the recently completed BPO, the Winter Open and the WPT World Championship, which moved from Las Vegas to Borgata in 2014. Incredibly, a grand total of 2,225 players entered a WPT event at the Borgata in 2015.

Top 5 | Largest WPT Borgata fields
›› 1,313 – WPT Borgata Poker Open, 2011
›› 1,229 – WPT Borgata Winter Open, 2014
›› 1,226 – WPT Borgata Poker Open, 2014
›› 1,189 – WPT Borgata Poker Open, 2013
›› 1,181 – WPT Borgata Poker Open, 2012

*Photo credit: Joe Giron/World Poker Tour