• by : November 2, 2016

    The 2016 WPT Emperors Palace Poker Classic came to its conclusion on Sunday 16 October at around 22h30.The series continued its success from previous series with over R12.3 million generated in entries!There were some amazing moments throughout the series with many players suggesting that the WPT Emperors Palace Poker Classic 2016 was the best poker series they’ve ever attended. We intend to continue this momentum into the next major series taking place at Emperors Palace from 31 March 2017. Once ...

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  • Main Event by : October 14, 2016

    ***IF YOU ARE VIEWING THIS ON MOBILE, PLEASE VIEW IN LANDSCAPE***Day 3Play Resumes at 12H30Main Event Champion – Des Godfrey – R900,000Des Godfrey has been crowned the Main Event Champion. Adding to his 2nd place finish in the High Roller Des has ...

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  • Event 7 – High Roller by : October 12, 2016

    ***IF YOU ARE VIEWING THIS ON MOBILE, PLEASE VIEW IN LANDSCAPE***Day 3 – Final Table1st Place – Greg Tucker – R800,000Poker Wizard Greg Tucker has been crowned the High Roller Champion!Tucker came into this final table as chip leader and maintained his position through out the tournament.Congratulations ...

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  • Event 6 – 6 Max by : October 12, 2016

    ***IF YOU ARE VIEWING THIS ON MOBILE, PLEASE VIEW IN LANDSCAPE***6 Max Champion – Uriel Levy – R125,000Uriel Levy came into the day as chip leader and maintained his stack throughout the tournament and has been crowned our 6 Max Champion....

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  • Event 5 – Maxi Stack by : October 11, 2016

    ***IF YOU ARE VIEWING THIS ON MOBILE, PLEASE VIEW IN LANDSCAPE***Maxi Stack Champion – Damien Cornelli After al the deals had been made play stopped and Cornelli was awarded the title....

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  • Event 4 – Big Roller Semi-Turbo by : October 9, 2016

    ***IF YOU ARE VIEWING THIS ON MOBILE, PLEASE VIEW IN LANDSCAPE***Event 4 Champion – Navern Naiker – R210,000A big congratulations to Navern Naiker on outlasting a very difficult field and taking home the event 4 trophy.2nd ...

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  • Event 2 – Omaha by : October 9, 2016

    ***IF YOU ARE VIEWING THIS ON MOBILE, PLEASE VIEW IN LANDSCAPE***Omaha Champion – Guppie Lingenfelder – R66,000Guppie Lingenfelder lifts the trophy for event  2 here at the WPT EPPC. Guppies was in for an astonishing 4 bullets. At the end of play last night Guppie decided to do a last minute re-entry making him the short ...

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  • Event 1 – R4500 Re-buy by : October 6, 2016

    ***IF YOU ARE VIEWING THIS ON MOBILE, PLEASE VIEW IN LANDSCAPE***Divan LeRoux has been crowned as our Event 1 ChampionAfter eliminating most of the final table a deal was made 3 handed. Divan took the lions share of the Money along with the championship trophy.3rd Place – Karl Maybrugh – R140,6702nd Place – Simon ...

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  • WPT Main Event Counts by : April 17, 2016

    At about five am play was finally suspended and 29 exhausted players finally went home, nearly four hours after the scheduled end!For George Kramvis who ended 31st and Rudolph Fourie (30), there will be no return this morning nor any cash. From a cash perspective, the same applies to two more players who will return at 2pm only to leave soon after with the bubble moniker attached. As the chip counts stand, there are six players who are in imminent ...

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  • 11 from the money by : April 17, 2016

    Harold Brooks decimated Stefan Ostlind with AK vs QQ. Harold spiked the Ace on the flop but Ostlind picked up a flush draw which didn’t materialize. Ostlind down to 150k.Ian Starr has ended his relationship with karma! He flopped a K with KJ and it only resulted in Simon Yom Tov taking all of his chips with AA. The same AA he gave up earlier in the misdeal hand.Werner Smith and Nilson Pacoal tangled. Nilson made an initial small raise and was ...

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