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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 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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  • KK no good! by : April 17, 2016

    Brazilian player living in Angola, Nilson Pascoal made a raise to 17,5k after big stack Mohammad Abu-Hadbah flat called under the gun. Mohammad shoved on an Ace high flop and Pascoal insta-folded and showed KK! Mohammad shows the Ace!Shadley Abrahams was moved to another table and the change did not agree with him. He is eliminated but at least his wife is still playing and gives him a consolation kiss.Werner Smith has been playing solidly since he was moved to ...

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  • Cornelli the crusher by : April 16, 2016

    There are three Cornellis left in he tournament. Peter, Andrea and Ryan. Andrea has some pedigree having won big tournaments before and being a very patient small ball player. He has under 100k but is adamant that he will cash and be back tomorrow. David is also a grinder but got a big hand earlier and is up to 275k. He is probably sitting around 10th in chips. Ryan gets a glowing recommendation from dad Andrea saying he is a ...

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  • Honesty in poker by : April 16, 2016

    Another big hand for Abu-Hadba! Hawkins opened preflop with a raise to 7k and was called by Abu-Had a in late position and Abrahams out of the BB. Ac 5h 10s prompted Hawkins to move all in for about 80k. Abu-Had a snap-called and Abrahams went into the tank. After a few minutes Abu-Had a called time prompting a reaction from Abrahams. Abrahams timed out and folded and showed 55! Hawkins showed AK and Abu-Had a 10 10! Hawkins heads home lamenting all the ...

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  • All action at WPT Main Event by : April 16, 2016

    Taariq Jaftha falls to Stefan Ostlind in a huge pot! Ostlind showed QQ after the community cards paired up and Taariq mucked exiting the tournament and making Ostlind one of the chip leaders with nearly 500k. (Jaftha mentioned later that he had Jacks!)Graeme Hawkins made a great laydown when he got into a pretty big hand with George Kramvis. Hawkins made it 3x BB to play (6,000) and was repopped by Kramvis to 26,000. The flop was KQ8 and Kramvis ...

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  • WPT Main Event Prizes by : April 16, 2016

    Ray Rahme just lost most of his stack to Muaaz Gani. On a Q 8 2 flop, Ray flopped top two pair and Muaaz bottom set. No help for Ray… Luckily for Ray, Muaaz hadn’t amassed his usual stack by this stage.Peter de Necker managed to blow his chip lead by shipping all his chips to Shaun Naidoo when his flush draw couldn’t fill up. He has been eliminated and won’t be playing for the top prize of R885,390.2nd place ...

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