..

Two Decades in the Making: Will “The Thrill” Failla Wins First Major Title

Written by:
Patrick Flanigan
Published on:
Aug/31/2011
Will “The Thrill” Failla

Will “The Thrill” Failla is the winner of the World Poker Tour’s Legends of Poker main event.  It has taken Failla two decades to win a major event. 

Failla's share was $758,085, the largest tournament score of his career.

2011 World Poker Tour Legends of Poker
Buy-in: $3,500 re-entry
Entries: 757
Prize pool: $2,570,015
Players in the money: 80

1. Will Failla ($758,085)


2. Ken Aldridge ($365,800)


3. Jeff Vertes ($186,400)


4. Joshua Pollock ($128,500)


5. Adam Aronson ($102,800)


6. Owais Ahmed ($77,100)


7. Ray Henson ($64,250)


8. James Carroll ($51,400)


9. David Daneshgar ($38,550)


10. Matt Kay ($29,555)

- Patrick Flanagan, Gambling911.com

Poker News

Mouth to Out Hellmuth for "Protecting People Who Steal Millions in Poker World"

Mouth to Out Hellmuth for "Protecting People Who Steal Millions in Poker World"

Mike "The Mouth" Matusow promises a blockbuster revelation on his Friday night podcast.

The Mouth Warms Up To Biden....Kind of

The Mouth Warms Up To Biden....Kind of

One of now former US President Donald Trump's most ardent supporters in the poker community, Mike "The Mouth" Matusow, was quick to bash the incoming President Joe Biden via Twitter, but added he hoped for Biden to enjoy success.

New Hampshire Wins Its Poker Case Versus Justice Department

New Hampshire Wins Its Poker Case Versus Justice Department

The New Hampshire Lottery Commission has won its case against the US Justice Department.

Americas Cardroom Introduces New Pros.. Including the Popular Ebony Kenney

Americas Cardroom Introduces New Pros.. Including the Popular Ebony Kenney

Americas Cardroom has introduced a handful of new pros (also known as "brand ambassadors").

Postle Hit With Two Motions to Strike

Postle Hit With Two Motions to Strike

Poker pro Mike Postle has been hit with two motions to strike his complaints in California courts, by defendants in his lawsuit alleging defamation and seeking hundreds of millions in damages. 

Syndicate