Archive for Tournament Updates

micvanbob takes down the Razzment of TPTCS #5, hosted by @FirstLadyPoker


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The only Razz event on the Twitter Poker Tour Championship Series on Full Tilt Poker is in the books, as event #5 drew a field of 38 players as host Linda Johnson (@FirstLadyPoker) brought some players with her.  The $5 buy in event was eventually won by micvanbob who gathered up all of the chips […]

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@Liamkg takes down TPTCS Event #4, hosted by @EstherRossi


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Four events have now been completed in the Twitter Poker Tour Championship Series with Sunday’s tournament drawing 25 runners to the $10+1 Seven Card Stud Hi/Low 8 or better Event #4.  The online poker event was hosted by Full Tilt Poker Pro Esther Rossi (@EstherRossi) in what is considered to be her best game.  Esther […]

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Literary Hack (@literaryhack) and Street 3 (@street3) finish 1-2 in TPTCS #2


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The Twitter Poker Tour Championship Series concluded event #2 on Tuesday evening with a $2+1 No Limit Hold’em Event with Rebuys, with the top place being decided based on a chip-chop.  Literary Hack (@literaryhack) would end the night with the most chips after chopping heads up with Street 3 (@street3) as the duo survived the […]

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bertman19 Claims the First TPTCS Win!


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The Twitter Poker Tour Championship Series kicked off its very first event today with 23 players in a $10+1 Pot Limit Omaha Hi tournament, with each player looking to be crowned the very first series champion and get their hands on the extra bonus cash added to the prize pool.  It was also an opportunity […]

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March Leaderboard Begins with a @HittingPoints Victory


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Podcast: Play in new window The back-and-forth battle between @hittingpoints (hittingpoints) and @MrSoprano (MrSoprano111) ended just after midnight ET with hittingpoints taking down the first event of the March leaderboard. There are 4 events remaining this month so the top prize of 2 months of DeucesCracked is anyone’s for the taking! Have a listen to […]

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WPT Los Angeles Poker Classic – Day 3 recap


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Day 3 started out with everyone thinking that we were going to be in for a long day, and it didn’t disappoint.  We began with more than 230 players, and while the schedule called for five levels of play (90-minutes each), we were going to play down to the money…no matter what.  The last part […]

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WPT Los Angeles Poker Classic – Main Event Day 2


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Ivey Hellmuth Matusow Greenstein Mortensen Seidel Just a few of the more than 200 players that survived Day 2 of the World Poker Tour Los Angeles Poker Classic Main Event.  The list of players from the “Old Guard” that are still remaining in the field is impressive to say the least.   And when I […]

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WPT Los Angeles Poker Classic – Day 1 Update


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Day 1 of a major tournament is generally the most dry day of the event with respect to major stories evolving.  In the case of the World Poker Tour stop at the Commerce Casino for the Los Angeles Poker Classic $10k Main Event, that homage held true as the starting stacks really shouldn’t have caused […]

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Final Event of February Ends as it Began, But with a @matmoeb Win


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The final event of February saw the top 4 players who were vying for leaderboard prizes end the month in the same order they began the day. That will not, however,  overshadow the great effort put in by @matmoeb and @gijoevaldez for the 1 + 2 finish respectively. That final push at the end of […]

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February Leaderboard Finale Shaping up Historic


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All signs are pointing to tonight leaderboard finale as being one for the ages. The top three players are separated by less than 2 points as IamAfter5, fleapid and BLIZGE look to take down February with a solid performance tonight at 9PM ET. The top 9 players are listed below (see full leaderboard). February 2011 Leader Board […]

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