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Nguyen’ing It All: Qui Nguyen is Crowned 2016 WSOP Main Event Champion; Canadian Benger, 7th for $1,250,000

Nguyen’ing It All: Qui Nguyen is Crowned 2016 WSOP Main Event Champion; Canadian Benger, 7th for $1,250,000

Over the last three days, the remaining nine players from the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event battled down to crown the next world champion of poker. Amongst the remaining nine players was Canadian poker pro Griffin Benger. Benger
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Griffin Benger Headlines WSOP November Nine; Final Table Kicks Off Today

Griffin Benger Headlines WSOP November Nine; Final Table Kicks Off Today

Game on, the November Nine is upon us. More like the October Nine this year as play will kick off at 5:00 p.m. local time this afternoon, October 30th. Canadian online poker legend and former video game World Champion, Griffin
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2016 World Series of Poker Main Event Coverage Begins Tuesday on TSN

2016 World Series of Poker Main Event Coverage Begins Tuesday on TSN

It’s that time of the year again, as coverage of the 2016 World Series of Poker (WSOP) $10,000 Main Event kicks off Tuesday with episode 1 airing on TSN2  at 11:30 p.m. ET. A total of 18 episodes will air
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Final Days of the 2016 WSOP; Four Straight Final Tables for Canadians

Final Days of the 2016 WSOP; Four Straight Final Tables for Canadians

The final days of the 2016 World Series of Poker (WSOP) were very exciting for Canadian poker fans. With time running out to capture a prestigious gold bracelet, Canada was well represented at the final tables of the last few
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WSOP Main Event Day 7; Griffin Benger Makes November Nine

WSOP Main Event Day 7; Griffin Benger Makes November Nine

The 2016 World Series of Poker (WSOP) $10,000 Main Event final table is set. With 27 players returning to the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino for Day 7 on Monday, there were only nine seats available at the prestigious Fall
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WSOP Main Event Day 6; Niwinski and Benger Make Final Three Tables

WSOP Main Event Day 6; Niwinski and Benger Make Final Three Tables

The penultimate day of the 2016 World Series of Poker $10,000 Main Event ended with just 27 players left. After five levels of play Vojtech Ruzicka from Czech Republic claimed the overall chip lead. Only two Canadians remain in the
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WSOP Main Event Day 5; Benger Near Chip Lead

WSOP Main Event Day 5; Benger Near Chip Lead

The hope for a Canadian making the November Nine of the 2016 World Series of Poker (WSOP) $10,000 Main Event is down to three. When play began on Day 5, 251 players entered the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino. Only
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WSOP Main Event Day 4; Benger & Barer Lead Team Canada

WSOP Main Event Day 4; Benger & Barer Lead Team Canada

The 2016 World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event is down to 251 players. With the money bubble behind them, 800 hopefuls returned to the felt Friday to keep their dream alive. Canadian online legends Griffin Benger and Ami Barer
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