Global Poker Leagues
Global Poker Leagues have played an important role in making the game of Poker popular among the masses. Even the ones who ignored poker have now started accepting this wonderful game. An excellent number of players participate in these leagues every year that have garnered a huge fan following as well.
World Series of Poker (WSOP)
In the year 1969, a mini poker tournament “Texas Gambling Reunion” was organized at a casino in Reno, United States by a poker enthusiast Tom Moore. One of the best poker players were invited to participate in the tournament which was won by Crandell Addington. Although this event laid the foundation of WSOP, it was only in 1970 that the first ever World Series of Poker was held at Horseshoe casino, Las Vegas. It was organized by Benny Binion, the owner of the casino and poker enthusiast. The first WSOP saw a series of cash games being played that included Texas Holdem, 7 card stud, 5 card stud, Razz etc. Johnny Moss emerged as the first World Champion of Poker and received a silver cup. More...
World Poker Tour (WPT)
The World Series of Poker, popularly known as WPT is one of the most popular series of Poker Tournaments in the world & associated T.V series that broadcasts the final table action of each of its tournaments. The first season of WPT was organized in the early 2003 which culminated in April 2003 at the Bellagio Casino in Las Vegas. WPT mostly offers No-Limit Texas Holdem Poker games in its various tournaments conducted across the globe. More...
Amateur Poker League (APL)
Amateur Poker League (APL) is a poker league owned and run by World Poker Tour (WPT). Therefore, it is also popularly known as WPTAPL. APL hosts live No-Limit Texas Holdem Poker Tournaments at different locations across the world like US, Canada, Australia and UK. More...
Epic Poker League (EPL)
The Epic Poker League started in 2011 as a series of Elite Poker Tournaments organized at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. The Epic Poker League is a unique and exclusionary tournament in a way that it only allows those poker players to participate in the league who have met certain qualification criteria like multi-million dollar lifetime earning, multiple number of titles or cash wins at international level Poker Tournaments, and those who maintain a specifically defined Code of Conduct issued by the EPL authorities. More...
Champions Poker League (CPL)
The Champions Poker League or CPL is UK based premiere pub poker league running since July, 2006. In the last five years, CPL has established itself as one of the largest pub poker league in Britain with hundreds of clubs and pubs taking active part in the tournament, throughout the year.Champions Poker League plays No-Limit Texas Holdem Poker Tournaments. More...
Asia Poker League (APL) is a chain of online poker tournaments, specifically for players in Asia who want to test their poker skills without risking their hard earned cash. It is hosted by PokerStars. All popular poker variants like Texas Holdem, Omaha, 5 Card Draw are played in this league. More...
Nuts Poker League (NPL)
The Nuts Poker League (NPL) is a premiere poker league based in UK. It is one of the most popular pub poker leagues and organises its No-Limit Texas Holdem Poker tournaments at various small & large pubs across Britain. More...
European Poker Tour (EPT)
The European Poker Tour (EPT) is a series of Poker Tournaments, mostly No-Limit Texas Holdem, sponsored and owned by PokerStars. The EPT began in 2004 and is also broadcasted on television across Europe. More...
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