Rettenmaier wins World Championship

On last 19th May to 26th May, the in Las Vegas’ Bellagio arranged the WPT (World Poker Tour) Championship in which several events took place. The star attraction was the main event with a telling participation of more than 150 participants.

But at last, only six poker players were qualified for final table that saw Marvin Rettenmaier’s coronation – a player who is no longer to deliver on the live poker event’s international circuit. He ruled the final table that pitted him to Ktorza who gathered for his spot as runner up with a benefit of $ 805,310. The final of Season – Ten of WPT (World Poker Tour) held in the night – for $ 25,000 a buy-in on Saturday and Sunday.

For his 1st spot, Marvin Rettenmaier grabbed $ 1,196,858, his largest cash in live event. Other WSOP and WPT champs were also made it to the WPT Championship’s final table like Nick Schulman and Michael Mizrachi but they slipped up in the 3rd and 4th spot and received amounts of $ 424,618 as well as $ 256,235 respectively. The remainder of final table is comprised of Trevor Pope and Steve O’Dwyer at the 5th and the 6th spot. This brilliant performance let them to grab an amount of $ 192,176 and $ 155,571 respectively.

Several players complained regarding the establishment of the World Poker Tour, but the World Poker Tour Championship as well as the WPT Season – Ten was a huge success in spite of low attendance of the event compared to the old seasons.