Poker Tournament News: 2012 WPT Prague, WSOP Circuit Harrah’s AC and More

Written by:
Patrick Flanigan
Published on:
Dec/04/2012
Poker Tournament News:  2012 WPT Prague, WSOP Circuit Harrah’s AC and More

Gambling911.com has your latest poker tournament news with the 2012 WPT Prague Day 1a now in the books.

115 players put up €3,300 for the first of three entry days. 

Pasi Heinanen led the pack.  Heinanen has 22 lifetime cashes and has won close to a half million dollars in live tournaments to date.  His biggest win was a 2nd place finish in 2007 at the Helsinki Freezout where he took home $121,888. 

Shannon Shorr had the second biggest chip stack after Day 1a of the 2012 WPT Prague.  Shorr has amassed close to $4.7 million at live poker tournaments to date. 

Let’s look at the leaders after Day1 following this ad….

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  • Pasi Heinanen – 193,800
  • Shannon Shorr – 191,800
  • Pawel Brzeski – 173,100
  • Sebastien Garrasi – 143,900
  • Oleksii Khoroshenin – 129,800
  • Yngve Steen – 109,200
  • Roman Kolenev – 95,900
  • Marco Lang – 93,700
  • Mike Watson – 88,400

Julian Herold – 84,100

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Event #3 was down to three at press time with Aryeh Cohen, Sanghoon Ouh and Danial Marcus.  $25,546 and a gold ring will go to 1st place.

Brandon Fish won Event #2 – the No Limit Hold’em Re-Entry and the $50,862 that came with that victory. 

Gambling911.com is your source for the latest poker tournament updates. 

- Patrick Flanagan, Gambling911.com

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