The 2020 World Series of Poker Online is currently taking place on two online poker rooms simultaneously — WSOP.com and GGPoker. While WSOP.com is aimed at American poker players, GGPoker offers bracelet events to players [….]
Event #3 of the 2009 World Series of Poker has ended with a record breaking turnout and a record breaking win. 918 players posted the $1,500 buy-in for the Omaha 8 or better event, which were the most players ever for the event. What it is even more impressive is the fact that Thang Luu was able to win the event two years in a row as well as placing second in 2007.
The 2009 World Series of Poker added a special event this year to commemorate their fortieth anniversary. The new event was number two on the schedule and consisted of a $40,000 No Limit HoldÃ¢â‚¬â„¢em tournament. Top pros posted the large buy-in vying for the first place prize of $1.8 million+. But it was Vitaly Lunkin who was able to outlast the field and beat Isaac Haxton in heads up play to claim the title.
Two hundred and ninety eight players competed in the 2009 Grosvenor UK Poker Tour stop in Manchester at the G casino. One of those players was Simon Moorman, the father of poker pro Chris Ã¢â‚¬Å“Moorman1Ã¢â‚¬Â Moorman, who just so happened to win the tournament.
Over the weekend seven hundred and one players met in Dublin to compete in the 2009 Irish Poker Open Championship. The players created a prize pool of Ã¢â€šÂ¬2.2 million which would give the winner a nice prize of Ã¢â€šÂ¬600,000. It was Christer Johansson of Sweden who was able to outlast the field and take the title win.
The last sixteen players remaining in the HarrahÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Rincon WSOP Circuit Championship returned yesterday to finish the final day of the tournament. The sixteen players were the last ones remaining of the original 106 players and Esther Taylor would return on Day 2 with the chip lead.