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This Week's Big Winner: Anthony Zinno Wins World Poker Tour L.A. Poker Classic Main Event

by Card Player News Team |  Published: Apr 15, 2015


Just a couple weeks after winning his second World Poker Tour title at the Fallsview Poker Classic in Niagara Falls, Canada, Anthony Zinno turned his attention to the prestigious $10,000 buy-in L.A. Poker Classic at the Commerce Casino in Los Angeles. After six days of play, the Cranston, Rhode Island native topped the field of 538 players to bank his third WPT title and the $1,015,860 first-place prize. Zinno, who gave up a career in law to play poker, previously won the WPT Borgata Poker Open in 2013. The 33-year-old now has more than $2.8 million in career live tournament earnings, the vast majority of which has been won in just the last three years. Here’s a look at the five biggest hands that propelled Zinno to victory: Tournament: WPT L.A. Poker Classic Buy-In: $10,000 • No. of Entries: 538 • First Prize: $1,015,860 Hand No. 1 – Short-Stacked Zinno ...

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