Archive for the ‘WPT National Series Paris’ Category

Imad Derwiche Has Won a Rollercoaster of a High Roller Final Table at WPT Paris

Thursday, February 17th, 2011


This week, hundreds of poker players from around the world have walked through the security doors and scanned their fingerprints in the Aviation Club de France (ACF). Yesterday we crowned our WPT main event champion, Natalia Nikitina, who was the only person left sitting after a fourteen hour final table marathon.

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WPT National Series Paris High Roller Final Table Live Updates

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

Welcome to the live updates of the WPT National Series Paris ?10,000 High Roller Final Table! This event takes place at the salubrious Aviation Club de Paris in the heart of the Champs-?lys?es and is the final event of the series.

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Natalia Nikitina is the WPT National Series EFOP Paris Champion

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011


If you were creating a long title for a poker tournament: The World Poker Tour (WPT), National Series, Euro Finals Of Poker (EFOP) Diamond Championship, ?5,000 main event, would be a very good attempt.
188 players, some with short names and others with long names, all entered this tournament hoping to get to the final table of the tournament with the long name! But final tables only have eight seats and you have to play really well, run like god or have a bit of both in order to get there. Tobias Wagner, Natalia Nikitina, Sam Trickett, Nicolo Calia, Ingo Paulus, Alexandre Brivot, Benjamin Pollak and Jean-Louis Tepper all had a bit of both, and at 16:00 (CET) they had their faces dusted in foundation, took their seats and had their moment in front of the silver screen.

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WPT National Series Paris Final Table Live Updates

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

Welcome to the live updates of the ?5,000 WPT National Series Paris! This is the final table and we bring you all of the action from the Aviation Club De Paris!

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Jean Noel Thorel Implodes and Basil Yaiche Takes Advantage In The 10k High Roller Event at WPT National Series Paris

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

Valentines Day is a time to celebrate love and romance between intimate companions – a time where loved ones pass gifts onto one another. Jean Noel Thorel arrived on one of the most romantic avenues in the world in the Champs Elysees and walked into the Aviation Club de France. Then he got intimate around the poker table and in a show of gratitude to his companions, gave them all gifts in the form of sizeable chunks of his chip stack.

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WPT National Series Paris High Roller Live Updates

Monday, February 14th, 2011

Welcome to the live updates of the WPT National Series Paris ?10,000 High Roller Day One! This event takes place at the salubrious Aviation Club de Paris in the heart of the Champs-?lys?es.

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Short and Sweet at Day Four of the WPT National Series at Paris

Sunday, February 13th, 2011


It was likely that today would be a short day. The tournament director had planned to play down from ten players to a final table of eight and it took 90-minutes to achieve his goal.

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WPT National Series Paris Day Four Live Updates

Sunday, February 13th, 2011

Welcome to the live updates of the ?5,000 WPT National Series Paris! This is day four and we bring you all of the action from the Aviation Club De Paris!

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WPT National Series Paris Day Three Live Updates

Saturday, February 12th, 2011

Welcome to the live updates of the ?5,000 WPT National Series Paris! This is day three and we bring you all of the action from the Aviation Club De Paris!

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Nichlas Mattson Leads Day Two of the WPT National Series In Paris

Saturday, February 12th, 2011

The best way to describe the WPT National Series in Paris is compact and bijou. The Aviation Club de France (ACF) is a small venue full of atmosphere and can only hold 100 players per day. 91 players started day 1a and 97 started day1b giving us a total of 188 players. Only 37 survived day 1a and 51 survived day 1b giving us a starting field of 88 players on day two.

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