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WSOP Main Event: Kelly Minkin Last Woman Standing Going Into Day 6

With the elimination of Natalie Teh in 120th place ($57,000) Kelly Minkin is once again the last woman standing in the WSOP Main Event. Minkin has tried it before finishing in 29th place of the Main Event three years ago. Day 5 began with WPT champion Ema Zajmovic and three-time bracelet winner Barbara Enright still in …

WSOP Main Event Day 4: Kelly Minkin 6th in Chips

In 2015 Kelly Minkin was on a deep run in the Main Event. She made it all the way to Day 6 and a 29th place finish for $211,821. This year Minkin is crushing again and with just 310 players left Minkin is 6th in chips with 3,459,000 going into Day 5. …

Ema Zajmovic Runner-Up in WPT Amsterdam

In the modern era of poker a few female accomplishments stand out: * Vanessa Selbst winning three WSOP Bracelets and back-to-back NAPT Mohegan Sun titles. * Kristen Bicknell and Loni Harwood taking home two gold bracelets each. * Victoria Coren winning two EPT Main Event titles – and being the …

Ema Zajmovic Makes Third WPT Final Table

Ema Zajmovic, who became the first woman to win an open WPT Main Event in 2017, when she won partypoker.net WPT Playground, has done it again! Made another WPT final table, her third, and this time in Amsterdam. Heading into the final day of play Zajmovic will enter the final table second …

History Made: Ema Zajmovic First Female WPT Champion

Finally! It would take 15 seasons before the first-ever female champion of an open WPT Main Event was crowned. I 2008 Van Nguyen won an invitational only WPT, and three female players – Natalia Nikitina (2011), Mette-Louise Christiansen (2014), and Irina Nikolaidi (2015) – have all won WPT National Main Events. …