WPT World Online Championships Satellites Launched

The launch of the inaugural WPT World Online Championships is just weeks away, and partypoker is giving away $500,000 in tickets through its daily MTT schedule and satellite program. The WPT World Online Championships will run from Friday, July 17, 2020, to Tuesday, September 8, 2020, offering a guaranteed $100,000,000. With the WPT World Online Championships […]

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The Bernard Lee Poker Show (6/16/20): Jamie Kerstetter – Part 2

The Bernard Lee Poker Show (6/16/20): Jamie Kerstetter – Part 2

Bernard Lee interviews World Series of Poker Main Event commentator Jamie Kerstetter. She speaks about what it was like to commentate alongside Lon McEachern and Norman Chad, as well as what it was like to win the 2019 Global Poker Award for Twitter Personality of the Year.

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WPT announce World Championship schedule, King’s Casino restart tournaments and BSOP heads online

WPT announce World Championship schedule, King’s Casino restart tournaments and BSOP heads online

More online action is coming to partypoker via the World Poker tour and King’s Casino throw open their doors. […]

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$100M WPT World Online Championship Heads to partypoker

Hold onto your hats because we’ve got some exciting news for you. partypoker and the World Poker Tour (WPT) are joining forces again to bring you the WPT World Online Championship and the schedule is nothing short of incredible. The inaugural WPT Online Series was a roaring success thanks to your support. Almost $53 million […]

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The Bernard Lee Poker Show (6/16/20): Jamie Kerstetter – Part 1

The Bernard Lee Poker Show (6/16/20): Jamie Kerstetter – Part 1

Bernard Lee interviews World Series of Poker Main Event commentator Jamie Kerstetter. She speaks about how she got into poker after having studied for a Law degree. She also talks about her day-to-day life prior to and during the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as her preference or playing online poker tournaments.

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The Bernard Lee Poker Show (6/2/20): Lynn Gilmartin – Part 2

The Bernard Lee Poker Show (6/2/20): Lynn Gilmartin – Part 2

Part 2 of Bernard Lee’s interview with longtime World Poker Tour anchor Lynn Gilmartin, who reflects on bringing the WPT to Australia for the first time as well as raising $100,000 AUD for wildlife during the Australian bushfires.

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Inaugural WPT Online Series Pays Out Almost $53 Million

Inaugural WPT Online Series Pays Out Almost $53 Million

Saying the WPT Online Series was a roaring success is one of the understatements of the year. The inaugural festival drew in poker players from around the world, each aiming to become a World Poker Tour champion. A total of 94-events took place across 29 days of intense poker action. Those tournaments attracted 111,183 entries […]

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Jareth East Wins WPTDeepStacks For a Massive $557K

Jareth East Wins WPTDeepStacks For a Massive $557K

Jareth East secured the largest score of his career so far when he became the WPT Online Series WPTDeepStacks champion on May 28. It took three days of intense poker action to reduce the 3,554-strong field to the last man standing and that man was British star East. WPT #40 – WPTDeepStacks: $3M Gtd Eighteen […]

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WPT Online Series: Maksim Bukreev Leads WPTDeepStacks Final 18

The focus of the WPT Online Series has been on the massive WPTDeepStacks for the past couple days with attempts made to reach the final table. A bumper crowd of 3,554 players have been whittled to a more manageable 18 and it’s Russia’s Maksim Bukreev who is the chip leader right now. Bukreev returns to […]

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The Bernard Lee Poker Show (5/26/20): Lynn Gilmartin – Part 1

The Bernard Lee Poker Show (5/26/20): Lynn Gilmartin – Part 1

Bernard Lee interviews longtime World Poker Tour anchor Lynn Gilmartin, who reflects on what it was like being inducted into the Australian Poker Hall of Fame.

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WPT Online Championship Victory Is Jeppsson’s Career Highlight

Christian Jeppsson has won dozens and dozens of online poker tournaments during his long and illustrious career. Better-known as “eisenhower1”, his famous online moniker, Jeppsson has terrorised the game’s elite for more than a decade. Last week, Jeppsson walked away with a massive $923,785 prize and the title of WPT Online Championship champion. Winning close […]

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WPT Online Series: Jason Mericer Wins PLO High Roller Event

Several huge events crowned their champions in the WPT Online Series on May 22 with a legitimate superstar of poker taking down the $10,300 PLO High Roller event for $279,265. Let’s check out all the latest from this incredible online poke tournament festival. WPT #46 – PLO High Roller: $1M Gtd [2-Day Event] Some 101 […]

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Christian Jeppsson Wins WPT Online Championship

Christian Jeppsson Wins WPT Online Championship

Dwight D. Eisenhower was the 34th President of the United States and is a legendary figure. Eisenhower is also the alias Christian Jeppsson is known as in online poker circles. Jeppsson took another step forward to legend status on May 20 when he was crowned the WPT Online Championship champion, an accolade that came with […]

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The Bernard Lee Poker Show (5/19/20): Lexy Gavin

The Bernard Lee Poker Show (5/19/20): Lexy Gavin

The Bernard Lee Poker Show interviews poker pro and coach Lexy Gavin, who describes her experiences during the 2020 Shooting Star Bay 101 Main Event, which ended in a 10-way chop with Gavin finishing in 10th place.

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Christian Jeppsson Leads WPT Online Championship Final Table

The $5 million guaranteed WPT Online Championship has reached its eight-handed final table and what a final table it’s turned out to be. On May 20, those eight players return to the partypoker virtual felt and compete for a gargantuan top prize worth $1,048,087. WPT Online Championship Final Table Place Player Country Chips 1 Christian […]

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WPT Online Series: Sam Greenwood Leads $5M Gtd Championship

WPT Online Series: Sam Greenwood Leads $5M Gtd Championship

There are few poker titles that Sam Greenwood hasn’t managed to get hold of yet in his glistening career. He’s triumphed in major tournaments around the world, including partypoker LIVE events. Now he’s on course to add the WPT Online Championship to his already ridiculous poker resume. Only 34 opponents stand between Greenwood and the […]

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WPT Online Series: Leo Fernandez Tops Championship Day 1B

Argentina’s Leo Fernandez won the WPT Online Series Opening Event at the start of the festival and last night topped the Day 1B chip counts in the $5 million guaranteed WPT Online Championship. The tournament has attracted 1,590 players across two of its four flights, and $4,770,000 of the $5 million guarantee has been collected. […]

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WPT Online Series: Elio Fox Takes Down Super High Roller

Elio Fox has $565,500 reasons to be happy this morning thanks to him coming out on top of a star-studded field in the huge $25,500 Super High Roller event. It’s the Canada-based New Yorker’s largest-ever online cash! WPT #32 – Super High Roller: $2M Gtd There were 87 entries in the $25,500 Super High Roller, […]

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WPT Online Series: Malinowski Wins Latest High Roller

It was business as usual for the WPT Online Series on May 14 with massive prizes awarded to some of the game’s elite players. Poland’s Wiktor Malinowski got his hands on the biggest prize of the day, let’s check out what he won and how. WPT #29 – High Roller: $1M Gtd A field of […]

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WPT Online Series: High Roller Sees Hungarian One-Two

The WPT Online Series continued at partypoker on May 13 and saw another handful of champions crowned. It also saw dozens of partypoker players pad their bankrolls with impressive scores, including a brace of Hungarian pros in the $5,200 buy-in High Roller. WPT #27 – High Roller: $1M Gtd [2-Day Event] Some 202 players parted […]

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WPT Online Series: Fabio Sperling Wins WPT500!

What an incredible day May 12 was for the WPT Online Series. The WPT500 crowned its champion, as did the PLO High Roller and a handful of other tournaments. Fabio Sperling won the WPT500 after a four-handed deal that saw more than $900,000 distributed! Let’s take a closer look at how things went down. WPT […]

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WPT Online Series Round-Up: Treccarich Leads WPT500 Final 9

WPT Online Series Round-Up: Treccarich Leads WPT500 Final 9

The 2020 WPT Online Series is preparing to payout its biggest prize yet thanks to the WPT500 the final nine players. A massive $371,321 stands to be won, but who will get their hands on this life-changing prize? WPT #03 – WPT500: $2M Gtd The massive 4,828-strong field in the WPT500 has been reduced to […]

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WPT Online Series: Niklas Astedt Wins Weekender for $175K

WPT Online Series: Niklas Astedt Wins Weekender for $175K

There was plenty of action in the WPT Online Series over the weekend with some massive prizes won. The $5 million guaranteed WPT Online Series Championship also kicked off with the first of four starting flights. WPT #15 – Weekender Final Day: $500K Gtd The $1,050 Weekender’s final day took place on May 10 and […]

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Charlie Carrel Wins the WPT Online Series Super High Roller

Charlie Carrel Wins the WPT Online Series Super High Roller

Charlie Carrel is one of the world’s best poker tournament players and he really shone in the 14th event of the WPT Online Series, the $25,500 buy-in Super High Roller. WPT #14 – Super High Roller: $2M Gtd A cool $2 million was guaranteed but a 98-strong field create a guarantee-busting $2,450,000 prize pool. This […]

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WPT Online Series: Leo Fernandez Wins WPT Opener

The WPT Online Series crowned its first champions on May 4 as the Opener, Mini Opener and Knockout concluded. That quartet of winners walked away with almost $750,000 between them! WPT #01 – Opener: $2M Gtd Argentina’s Leo Fernandez got his hands on the massive $409,638 first-place prize in the $2 million guaranteed Opener. The […]

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Get Ready For The Inuagural $35M Gtd WPT Online Series

Get Ready For The Inuagural $35M Gtd WPT Online Series

The World Poker Tour (WPT) and partypoker have come together to create the inaugural WPT Online Series. Keep your diaries free between May 3-20 because you really don’t want to miss this festival. A staggering $35 million in combined guarantees are waiting for you. This includes $5 million guaranteed for the first-ever WPT Online Championship. […]

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Balakrishna Patur leads LAPC Final as De Silva, Carrol and Cimbolas all make last six

Balakrishna Patur leads LAPC Final as De Silva, Carrol and Cimbolas all make last six

The WPT L.A. Poker Classic Reaches the final table stage as just six remain with three big former champions chasing the leader.

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Christopher Puetz Takes Down WPT Germany Main Event

Christopher Puetz Takes Down WPT Germany Main Event

Germany’s Christopher Puetz is the newest member of the Champions Club having won the WPT Germany Main Event. Puetz previously had two live poker tournament cashes to his name, both from King’s Resort. He cashed in both the €1,700 WSOPC Rozvadov Main Events in March and October 2019 for a combined €11,111. Now he has […]

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Vymeris and Zanasi Win Big at WPT Germany

Vymeris and Zanasi Win Big at WPT Germany

King’s Resort in Rozvadov, Czech Republic is as busy as ever as the WPT Germany festival is in town. The eyes of the poker world are fixated on the WPT Germany Main Event right now, but they were focussed on the Opener and High Roller events. The Opener kicked off the WPT Germany festival in […]

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Flexible player Passports added for selected WPT® Main Events

$1K added value if Passport used for debut event, WPT Barcelona Following the introduction of player Passports for partypoker LIVE MILLIONS events, partypoker LIVE is pleased to roll out a similar product for selected World Poker Tour® festivals. Like the MILLIONS Passport, the WPT® Passport is a flexible satellite package that allows the holder to […]

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Over €2.5M GTD during partypoker LIVE-sponsored WPT Germany

Vince Van Patten to attend and he is hungry for a prop bet! The World Poker Tour® (WPT®) heads to King’s Casino in Rozvadov this February for the second major event of the year in the tour’s Season XVIII calendar. Taking place from February 9-23th, WPT Germany will bring €2,500,000 in guaranteed prize pools spread […]

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Poker Central launch ‘Friday Night Poker’ on Facebook Watch

Poker Central launch ‘Friday Night Poker’ on Facebook Watch

Poker Central partner with Stadium to launch a brand new show allowing poker fans to connect with users of Facebook Watch. It wasn’t that long ago that I had to wait a week to watch an episode of the World Poker Tour (WPT), and even then it was on at an obscure time. Crikey, I […]

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partypoker LIVE and WPT Unveil Amazing WPT Montreal Schedule

Only one day after announcing our four-year partnership with the World Poker Tour, partypoker LIVE and World Poker Tour are delighted to unveil the first of its kind WPT festival taking place in late October at the Playground Poker Club in Montreal, Canada. Season XVII WPT Montreal Festival Schedule Event Dates Buy-in (CAD) Guarantee (CAD) […]

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partypoker LIVE and World Poker Tour join forces in Canada and Europe

partypoker LIVE and World Poker Tour join forces in Canada and Europe

A four-year partnership has been signed by partypoker LIVE and the World Poker Tour giving poker players more choice of where to play. Up to seven events, each with guaranteed prize pools of up to €3 million, have been pencilled in to take place across Europe and Canada. The first scheduled event takes place in […]

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The WPT announce Japan and Korea events, including a new team concept

The WPT announce Japan and Korea events, including a new team concept

The World Poker Tour announces additional tour stops in Japan and South Korea in the wake of owners Ourgame International admitting six of their staff were involved in the recent illegal poker scandal in China.  One of the toughest experiences a young boy can face is watching his old man get a beating. There was […]

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