WPT

The WPT is heading to Amsterdam so let the red lights lead the way

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The World Poker Tour (WPT) National series dropped anchor in the Netherlands for the first time in October 2014 and was a roaring success, leading to scores of questions on social media about when the next Dutch WPT would be. Yesterday, the WPT proudly announced, after signing a four-year partnership with Holland Casino, that the world’s […]

“Playing poker, an adrenaline rush like no other”

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How much would you pay to face a ball from Shane Warne? Could you put a value on playing a round of golf with Rory McIlroy or stepping up to the oche with Phil Taylor? It largely depends on your love for the respective game coupled with the depth of your pockets, which would have […]

Christopher Gordon crowned partypoker WPT National UK London champion

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Christopher Gordon gave himself the perfect Valentine’s present this weekend when he won the partypoker World Poker Tour National UK London Main Event at Aspers casino in Stratford, London and with it the £22,500 first place prize. Gordon was one of 594 entries in the £100,000 guaranteed spectacular, among that bumper crowd were the likes […]

backhand bluffing to success at WPT National UK

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Our only advice, when table tennis Commonwealth Games bronze medallist Gavin Rumgay takes his familiar stance behind the table, is to stay well clear or risk losing an eye. Gavin is among the world’s top six table tennis players and currently stands atop Scotland’s table tennis mountain, ranked as the nation’s best. The 30-year-old Scotsman […]

Things to do in Stratford when you’ve bust!

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I’d be willing to bet good money that there are very few poker players out there who make contingency plans for when they inevitably bust from a live poker tournament. This seems strange considering that all but one of the players who buy into, say the partypoker World Poker Tour National London (WPTNUK) accumulator event, […]

Five tips to make the most of a poker trip

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Do you love to travel? Well, travelling and playing poker can go hand-in-hand if you enjoy doing both. Some people enjoy playing poker online and from the comfort of home, but for many of us the appeal of travelling to new places is an opportunity too exciting to turn down. No matter your level of […]

Meet Alex Jäger, the Serial WPT Qualifier

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Have you competed at one of the World Poker Tour National events during the past couple of years because, if you have, it is likely you’ve bumped into Alex Jäger at the tables. You see, Alex has a penchant for satellites tournaments at partypoker and has qualified for five WPT National Main Events at a fraction of […]

Want to qualify for live WPT event?

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Tony Dunst, the reigning World Poker Tour Caribbean champion, knows a thing or two about qualifying for major live poker events, and here he shares a couple of handy hints to help you qualify for the upcoming WPT National UK London Main Event. The cheapest way to gain entry into a World Poker Tour live […]

Five things you may not know about Cyprus

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The partypoker WPT National Cyprus Main Event takes place at the Noah’s Ark Deluxe Hotel & Casino on January 23 and it has the makings of another poker extravaganza. The main event, with its €2,000 buy-in, guarantees a €300,000 prize pool and is certain to attract, like moths to a flame, some of Europe’s premium poker talent. […]

Tips For Qualifying For WPT National UK

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Did you set yourself any New Year resolutions when the clock struck midnight on January 1? Was one of those resolutions to play in a World Poker Tour event? If so, you’re in luck because the WPT National UK returns to Aspers in February and partypoker is running a whole host of satellite tournaments into […]