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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. …

Jennifer Tilly Out in 22nd Place at LAPC

So close and still no cigar for actress and poker player Jennifer Tilly. Going into day 4 of the L.A. Poker Classic, Tilly was third in chips and as the day progressed she at one point was the chip leader with around one million in chips, when the average was …