Peters takes final USPO event

February 26, 2019

31-year-old American poker pro David Peters outplayed 33 entrants to win the final event of the U.S. Poker Open (USPO), Event #10 – $100,000 No Limit Hold’em Main Event. Peters defeated Chris Hunichen heads up to win $1,320,000, tacking on another $100,000 as U.S. Poker Open Champion. The unassuming Peters’ lifetime tournament earnings amount to […]

Lucrative 2019 U.S. Poker Open events

February 23, 2019

The 2019 U.S. Poker Open (USPO) is proving to be lucrative for some. Event 9, the $50,000 No Limit Hold’em, paid out a $738,000 first prize to victor Koray Aldemir after he beat Ryan Riess heads up.  Riess pocketed a $492,000 second prize. Other final table results were: 3.  Sean Winter – R328,000 4.   Alex Foxen – $204,000 5.  David Peters […]

Chidwick on a heater at 2019 US Poker Open

February 21, 2019

Englishman Stephen Chidwick has won his second 2019 US Poker Open title of the 2019 series and the fourth in the US Poker Open tournament overall after making nine of a possible fifteen final tables. Chidwick took down the $25,000 Pot Limit Omaha event for $351,000 after defeating Cary Katz heads up. “I’m kind of expecting to wake up at some point, and […]

Roberts first woman to win U.S. Poker Open

February 18, 2019

Lauren Roberts became the first woman to win a U.S. Poker Open title, and marked her first live tournament career win, when she defeated Koray Aldemir heads up in Event #3 – $10,000 No-Limit Hold’em to win $218,400. Roberts outplayed a field of 91 entries including well known poker pros Stephen Chidwick, Sean Winter, Brandon […]