Berkey Leads Field in WPT Legends of Poker

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The World Poker Tour Legends of Poker is underway in the Bicycle Casino in Bell Gardens, California, with a field of 322 players. At the end of the night, 174 players had been eliminated, leaving a field of 148 players. Matthew Berkey led the field with 248,000 chips.

Players joining Berkey on Day 2 of the tournament include Maria Ho, Jeff Madsen, Zach Clark, Greg Mueller, Brent Hanks, Chris DeMaci and Allen Cunningham.

Andy Frankenberger, last year’s winner of the event and Player of the Year was eliminated late in the day, as was Gavin Smith. Other pros who went by the wayside included Kathy Liebert, Sam Stein, Alan Sternberg, Phil Laak and Dan Shak.

On August 30, 2011, a live stream of the final table of the World Poker Tour Legends of Poker will be available for viewing on the World Poker Tour website. You can also view clips and get more information from their website

August 27, 2011 by : posted in Casino Tournaments, Poker News No Comments