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

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

2012 -2013 WSOP Circuit Harrah’s Updates

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. is your source for the latest poker tournament updates. 

- Patrick Flanagan,

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