Poker is one of the most famous indoor games in the world. This has recently become so famous that even it spread on the net. There are few online players playing simply for money where as the others playing for passion.
One such man playing for both is Keven Stammen a poker player who recently won the WPT (world poker tour) championship and is a very successful player all over the world. The WPT was first started at USA and it Stammen is very proud since he also belongs to the same nation. He alone won more than $7,000,000 and is still enjoying the game. The player started his career at the age of 18. The game has become so much popular that it also gained the media’s attention while the biddings are done the news is broadcasted all over the television and radio.
There are many hosts who are providing news and sidelines since the starting of the poker tournaments. These days the stunning Kara Scott hosts the tournament who was a poker player herself.
The WPT was promoted by the famous Mike Sexton have been given nick name of ambassador of the poker. Though he was a gymnast in his earlier carrier but still joined WPT since he used to enjoy the game during his college periods. He is also a commentator of the game tournament.
There is club in Ohio, named after this tournament WPT, which is clubWPT. This was found in the year of 2008 and the members have to pay a monthly fee to take part in many tournaments and at the end of the month every member gets $1,000,000 cash or prize.
Carlos Mortensen is known for the largest win in the history of WPT which was the amount of $ 3,970,415.