Immediate Suspension of the TPT and TPTCS

It is with great regret that we at the Twitter Poker Tour have announced an indefinite suspension of the Twitter Poker Tour Championship Series on Full Tilt Poker. In the wake of the recent Federal Indictments of the heads of Full Tilt Poker, PokerStars, and Absolute Poker, as well as the 5 online poker payment [...]

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micvanbob takes down the Razzment of TPTCS #5, hosted by @FirstLadyPoker

The only Razz event on the Twitter Poker Tour Championship Series on Full Tilt Poker is in the books, as event #5 drew a field of 38 players as host Linda Johnson (@FirstLadyPoker) brought some players with her.  The $5 buy in event was eventually won by micvanbob who gathered up all of the chips [...]

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@Liamkg takes down TPTCS Event #4, hosted by @EstherRossi

Four events have now been completed in the Twitter Poker Tour Championship Series with Sunday’s tournament drawing 25 runners to the $10+1 Seven Card Stud Hi/Low 8 or better Event #4.  The online poker event was hosted by Full Tilt Poker Pro Esther Rossi (@EstherRossi) in what is considered to be her best game.  Esther [...]

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The TPT Live Show is joined by @JeffMadsenObv, and TPTCS #3 is won by @MarieLizette

Podcast: Play in new window Thursday night the 3rd event of the Twitter Poker Tour Championship Series got underway and 55 players found their way to the online poker felt for the usual $5+1 No Limit Hold’em Double Stack tournament to crown the 3rd TPTCS Champion and gain more points for the TPTCS Player of [...]

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Literary Hack (@literaryhack) and Street 3 (@street3) finish 1-2 in TPTCS #2

The Twitter Poker Tour Championship Series concluded event #2 on Tuesday evening with a $2+1 No Limit Hold’em Event with Rebuys, with the top place being decided based on a chip-chop.  Literary Hack (@literaryhack) would end the night with the most chips after chopping heads up with Street 3 (@street3) as the duo survived the [...]

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bertman19 Claims the First TPTCS Win!

The Twitter Poker Tour Championship Series kicked off its very first event today with 23 players in a $10+1 Pot Limit Omaha Hi tournament, with each player looking to be crowned the very first series champion and get their hands on the extra bonus cash added to the prize pool.  It was also an opportunity [...]

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The TPT Live Show with Ali Eslami (@indigoae), plus IamAfter5 and @Drizztdj win!

Podcast: Play in new window Last night, we were joined by high stakes cash game player Ali Eslami (@indigoae) fresh off his win at the World Series of Poker Circuit $10,000 Regional Championship at Harrah’s Rincon.  Eslami booked $282k for the win in addition to a WSOPC Championship Ring.  We began the show with Matt [...]

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A fast five questions with @Kevmath

With the Twitter Poker Tour Championship Series just a few days away, I decided to get a sense of which regulars from the TPT were planning on playing in the upcoming events.  A recurring guest on the TPT Live Show, I sat down with Bluff Magazine writer and TwoPlusTwo Forum moderator Kevin Mathers (@kevmath) for [...]

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LOL Shipament! @Drizztdj on a Heater and @Mark_Gahagan Joins TPT Live

Podcast: Play in new window When you are hot, you are hot. With an ROI over 766% (sustainable?) @drizztdj has finished 2nd and 1st in the pas two weeks and now finds himself sitting atop the March Leaderboard with one week to go. Congrats to Mark (@_desperado) for his runner-up finish! March 2011 Leader Board [...]

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TPT Live Interview with Matt Keikoan and Matt Waldron

Podcast: Play in new window Better late than never, and apologies to Matt Keikoan (Hendon Mob | @MattKeikoan) for getting this posted so late! I’ve battled back from the gates of hell….errr…a head cold and @coolwhipflea is enjoying the sun and sands of the  Bahamas, So without further ado, here is the interview that Paul and [...]

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