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Koveh Waysei Wins Card Player Poker Tour Main Event at The Bicycle Hotel & Casino CPPT Returns To Los Angeles In October With $400,000 Guaranteed Main Event

by Card Player News Team |  Published: Aug 31, 2016


While most of the poker world was focusing on Las Vegas, the Card Player Poker Tour main event at The Bicycle Hotel & Casino wrapped up mid-July with Koveh Waysei taking home the title and the top prize of $45,000. This was Waysei’s best career finish, after previously earning $10,380 for finishing second in a CPPT preliminary event at the Bike last October. Waysei made a deal with William Robinson and Ted Jivkov during three-handed play to secure the victory. The Quantum Reload event featured a $235 buy-in for most of the six starting flights, but players could get in later in the tournament if they were willing to put up $1,500. A total of 1,286 players entered the event at the lower price point, and 47 players opted to enter later on. The end result was 1,333 total entries and a prize pool of $311,030, which shattered the $200,000 guarantee. The final 144 players made the ...

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