Mikita Badziakouski, a pro from Belarus, shipped the HKD $1 million Triton Super High Roller Series Main Event at the Maestral Resort & Casino in Montenegro for HKD $19.6 million ($2.
Pocket queens on the final hand against Honglin Jiang catapulted the inexperienced French tournament player to the European Poker Tour’s Monte Carlo Main Event title and €712,000.Nicolas Dumont (left) defeated Honglin Jiang (right) to win the 2018 EPT Monte Carlo Main Event title.
Nicolas Dumont, a driving instructor from France, emerged Thursday night as the chip leader in the EPT Monte Carlo Main Event and will thus be leading a pack of eight players into the final day of the prestigious tournament.However, as play extended into the early hours of Friday, there were eight contenders left at a single table.
Chen An Lin Wins Record-Breaking 2018 Macau Millions Main Event, Yuefeng Pan Victorious in High Roller
The 2018 Macau Millions was a record-breaking affair as the 2,499-entry field in the Main Event proved to be the largest field ever in Macau.Chen An Lin previously had success in Macau when he won the 2014 HK$20,000 Macau Poker Cup for $49,118 and the 2011 APPT Macau HK$6,000 NLHE for $29,318.
A scandal was brewing on Saturday during the Heartland Poker Tour Main Event at Westgate in Las Vegas, after some players were offered discount buy-ins to the Main Event.In this tournament, the HPT only guarantees the $500,000 if 300 or more players enter.
Russia’s Sergey Pichugin finished as the chip leader after a short Day 2 of play in the EPT Sochi Main Event.The Main Event’s field was thus capped at 861 entries who cracked the ₽150,000,000 guarantee.
Two final tables in one day, at the same venue?Joseph Cheong won the WSOP Circuit High Roller at Planet Hollywood in the same day he made the final table in the Main Event.
Russia’s Arseniy Karmatskiy is heading a pack of seven finalists into the final day of the EPT Sochi Main Event.It was an action-packed day at Sochi Casino, though, with small stacks refusing to bust and big stacks squaring off for dominance.
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Perhaps the least accomplished tournament player in the 33-player field for the $50,000 US Poker Open Main Event field, emerged victorious on Sunday thanks in large part to an ill-timed bluff.While Keith Tilston’s win put him over $1 million for the series, it wasn’t enough to overcome Stephen Chidwick’s lead in the race to become the first US Poker Open champion.
The 2018 Aussie Millions Main Event attracted a record field of 800 players, which beat the previous record of 781 runners from 2008.(Image: Aussie Millions).
Less than a year removed from her first career seven-figure score, Maria Lampropulos, an Argentinian pro, took down the 2018 PCA Main Event for nearly $1.Maria Lampropulos (hand in hair) was the Main Event winner on Sunday at the 2018 PCA in the Bahamas.
Frenchman Kalidou Sow conquered the €5,300 buy-in 2017 PokerStars Championship Prague Main Event after agreeing to a chop with American Jason Wheeler, for €675,000.Kalidou Sow stepped up to defeat Jason Wheeler heads-up and win the 2017 PokerStars Championship Prague Main Event.
The final major poker tournament of the year, the $10,400 buy-in WPT Five Diamond World Poker Classic is underway at Bellagio.After Day One, 550 players out of 605 total entrants remain, with registration still open and a long alternate list developing.
Canadian poker pro Sam Greenwood wrapped a terrific week last night by outlasting the 1,061 entries of the partypoker Caribbean Poker Party $5,300 MILLIONS Main Event.It kicked off with 12 remaining players and with Greenwood as the chip leader.