Poker Tournaments

Max Altergott Triumphs in Aussie Millions $25K Challenge

Max Altergott Triumphs in Aussie Millions $25K Challenge

Max Altergott was a big loser despite winning the Aussie Millions Challenge, having reluctantly agreed to a five-way chop of the prize money at the final table.

Brian Payne Wins Aussie Accumulator Event

Brian Payne Wins Aussie Accumulator Event

Local Melbourne player Brian Payne took down the Aussie Millions Accumulator for AU$115,000 – the most valuable live tournament cash of his long poker career.

Panka Sees through Bluffs to Win EPT Deauville High Roller

Panka Sees through Bluffs to Win EPT Deauville High Roller

PokerStars Caribbean Adventure Main Event winner Dominik Panka successfully identified two bluffs on his way to victory in the EPT Deauville High Rollers Event.

Sotirios Koutoupas Cracks EPT Deauville Main Event

Sotirios Koutoupas Cracks EPT Deauville Main Event

Sotirios Koutoupas became the first poker player from Greece to win a European Poker Tour Main Event – twice cracking Aces on his path to victory in Deauville.

Lucky Murella Wins WPT Borgata Championship

Lucky Murella Wins WPT Borgata Championship

Anthony “Lucky” Murella was flushed with success after an incredible run of good fortune helped him to victory in the WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open Championship

WPT Borgata Championship Final Table Led by David Paredes

WPT Borgata Championship Final Table Led by David Paredes

David Paredes holds a narrow chip lead over Anthony Maio as just six players remain in the $3 million guaranteed WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open Championship.

Sotirios Koutoupas Heads Last 16 in EPT Deauville Main Event

Sotirios Koutoupas Heads Last 16 in EPT Deauville Main Event

Just sixteen players remain after Day 4 of the EPT Deauville Main Event, with the race to the final table being led by Greek poker player Sotirios Koutoupas.

Jattin Builds Commanding Lead as Bubble Bursts at WPT Borgata

Jattin Builds Commanding Lead as Bubble Bursts at WPT Borgata

Florida-based US poker player Farid Jattin has taken a commanding lead in the WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open Championship with just thirty-six players remaining.

Sartorial Sanioglu at Top of EPT Deauville Field after Day 3

Sartorial Sanioglu at Top of EPT Deauville Field after Day 3

Paris estate agent Ekrem Sanioglu heads the field after Day 3 of the PokerStars.fr EPT Deauville Main Event – not just in chips, but as the best-dressed player.

Kanit Collects Second Aussie Millions Title in Three Days

Kanit Collects Second Aussie Millions Title in Three Days

Mustapha Kanit made history yesterday at the Crown Poker Room in Melbourne when he became the first player to win two Aussie Millions events in the same Series.

Sammartino Leads EPT Deauville Towards the Money

Sammartino Leads EPT Deauville Towards the Money

Italian poker player Dario Sammartino holds a healthy lead after Day 2 of the EPT Deauville Main Event, with the remaining players just 42 spots from the money.

Hernandez and Haugen Dominate WPT Borgata Championship

Hernandez and Haugen Dominate WPT Borgata Championship

At the close of Day 2 of the WPT Borgata Winter Poker Open Championship, Lazaro Hernandez and Matt Haugen have a substantial chip lead over the 190 survivors.