(20.11.2016) Mike Sexton Wins First WPT Title in Montreal

20.11.2016

For 15 years, Mike Sexton was the face and voice  WPT (World Poker Tour). Few people have done more for the game of poker than him. He was inducted into the Poker Hall of Fame in 2009, but he has never in decades career has not been able to win the World Poker Tour title.

Mike Sexton Wins First WPT Title in Montreal

Mike Sexton Wins First WPT Title in Montreal

Mike Sexton for the third time in his career came at the WPT final table of the tournament with a chip stack  –  6.2 million chips. Despite the existence of the advantages of the chip, the final table was no easy for Mike, but his competition was not Emma Zaymovich, and canadian pro, winner of the Millionaire Maker WSOP 2013 – Benny Chan. EmmeZaymovich, to become the first woman to win a major tournament WPT lacked experience. The main decoration of the evening was the heads-up match between Benny Chenn and Mike Sexton – long more than 160 hands. In the final hand  Chenn goes all in with KJ offsuit, Sexton called with pocket Queens. The flop came Q, nine, four. According turn – put ace. River – 2.

Results

Results

Congratulations to Mike Sextone who wins  $ 317k and his first title WPT!