14 | WPT to crown another L.A. Poker Classic Champion

Fourteen years after Gus Hansen was crowned the first ever WPT L.A. Poker Classic Champion, the World Poker Tour is back in Los Angeles this week as the next LAPC winner is set to be crowned on Thursday. Defending Champion Anthony Zinno won the event in 2015 earning back-to-back titles after winning the WPT Fallsview Poker Classic in Niagara Falls prior to his victory in LA. Although Zinno won’t be defending his title (he was…

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423 | WPT Fallsview hits Niagara Falls

The great Anthony Zinno would set up what would become an impressive back-to-back performance on the World Poker Tour, winning the WPT Fallsview Poker Classic in Niagara Falls. This year, 423 competitors are battling it out to replace Zinno at the top in hopes of duplicating his performance, heading to the LAPC with the Fallsview title. Final table play is set for Wednesday! Fab Five |¬†2015 WPT Fallsview 1.¬†Anthony Zinno (USA), $302,235 2. Mike Leah…

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2007 | Joseph Cappello wins big at Borgata

New York poker pro Joseph Cappello would earn the biggest score of his career on November 15, 2007, winning the Deep Stack Poker Main Event at the famed Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa in Atlantic City. Cappello would earn a trio of six-figure scores in 2007, including a 221K windfall after bursting the 7th place bubble at the WPT Borgata Winter Open … John “World” Hennigan would go on to win that one. Still active,…

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