Maria Ho and Jeff Gross Hired as Commentators for WPT’s.
The Legends of Poker is under way and tensions are racking up early in this historic second decade of the World Poker Tour. In his very first WPT event the lone amateur on the felt, Josh Hale, has surmounted a staggering chip-lead but with five talented pros each as eager for the victory, the illustrious Champions Cup could find itself in anyone’s hands.
It’s simply because the iconic commentator who coined the phrase — Mike Sexton — is leaving. Mike Sexton: Legendary player and host. Mike Sexton, the Poker Hall of Fame member and poker legend who has been the voice of the WPT since it launched in 2002, is dropping the mic. He’s walking away and taking this, and a myriad of other.
The Poker Hall of Fame is the hall of fame of professional poker in the United States.Founded in Las Vegas, it was created in 1979 by Benny Binion, the owner of the Horseshoe Casino, to preserve the names and legacies of the world's greatest poker players and to serve as a tourist attraction to his casino. Binion was known for the creative ways in which he marketed his casino.
Mike Sexton, Actor: 7 Days to Vegas. Mike Sexton was born on September 22, 1947. He is an actor, known for 7 Days to Vegas (2019), Deal (2008) and World Poker Tour (2003).
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In one of the most bizarre series of events at the table, at the World Poker Open 2005 in Tunica, Mississippi, Scotty Nguyen moved all in three hands in a row and was called all three times by opponents holding King-Eight of clubs. He was first called by Daniel Negreanu, Scotty held Queen of clubs and Jack of spades. The board read; Jd 10cl 10sp 9d 3sp, giving Scotty two pair, Jacks and tens.
World Poker Tour Commentator Tony Dunst joins (Removed:139) at the World Series of Poker. The two chat about Tony's plans for the summer, and his excitement level for the WSOP. Tony dives into how this tournament series gives him a unique opportunity to interact not only with fans, but also friends in the poker community that he's known for a long time. Tony discusses playing the Colossus with.