The first ever #GPLDraftDay took place in Los Angeles last week as the 12 Team Managers of the Global Poker League added the first four players on their rosters.
Former GPI World #1 Jason Mercier was the first American pro off the board on #GPLDraftDay – going #3 overall to Bryn Kenney’s New York Rounders.
Fab Five | GPL Draft Day Top 5 Picks
#1 Mustapha Kanit (ITA), Rome Emperors
#2 Mike McDonald (CAN), Montreal Nationals
#3 Jason Mercier (USA), New York Rounders
#4 Philip Galfond (USA), San Francisco Rush
#5 Anthony Zinno (USA), Las Vegas Moneymakers
*Photo credit: revolutionpix/Global Poker League