World Poker Tour season 5 results

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Below are the results of season five of the World Poker Tour (2006–2007). Following on from his win in the 2005 World Series of Poker Main Event Carlos Mortensen won the 2007 WPT Championship. This meant he became the first player to win both the World Series of Poker Main Event and WPT Championship.

Results[edit]

Mirage Poker Showdown[edit]

  • Casino: The Mirage, Las Vegas [1]
  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • 4-Day Event: May 14, 2006 to May 17, 2006
  • Number of Entries: 384
  • Total Prize Pool: $3,724,800
  • Number of Payouts: 36
  • Winning Hand: K-5
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st Stanley Weiss $1,320,255
2nd Harry Demetriou $673,272
3rd Devin Porter $332,937
4th David Williams $221,958
5th Steve Frederick $166,469
6th Robert Mizrachi $129,476

Mandalay Bay Poker Championship[edit]

  • Casino: Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas [1]
  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • 5-Day Event: June 4, 2006 to June 8, 2006
  • Number of Entries: 349
  • Total Prize Pool: $3,385,300
  • Number of Payouts: 50
  • Winning Hand: 9 8
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st Joe Tehan $1,033,440
2nd Burt Boutin $604,765
3rd Brad Booth $319,180
4th Alex Outhred $184,745
5th Al Stonum $134,390
6th Steve Vincent $94,075

Grand Prix de Paris[edit]

  • Casino: Aviation Club de France, Paris [1]
  • Buy-in: €10,000
  • 5-Day Event: June 12, 2006 to June 16, 2006
  • Number of Entries: 232
  • Total Prize Pool: €2,320,000 ($2,805,856)
  • Number of Payouts: 27
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st Christian Grundtvig €712,500 ($907,066)
2nd Jani Sointula €356,250 ($453,533)
3rd Thomas Wahlroos €243,750 ($310,312)
4th Henrik Witt €168,750 ($214,831)
5th Phil Yeh €131,250 ($167,091)
6th Pat Schuhl €93,750 ($119,351)

Legends of Poker[edit]

  • Casino: Bicycle Casino, Los Angeles [1]
  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • 5-Day Event: August 26, 2006 to August 30, 2006
  • Number of Entries: 466
  • Total Prize Pool: $4,520,200
  • Number of Payouts: 45
  • Winning Hand: A 7
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st Joe Pelton $1,602,670
2nd Frankie O'Dell $776,385
3rd Hoyt Corkins $381,540
4th Kevin O'Donnell $226,260
5th Randy Holland $177,460
6th Scotty Nguyen $133,095

Borgata Poker Open[edit]

  • Casino: Borgata, Atlantic City [1]
  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • 5-Day Event: September 15, 2006 to September 19, 2006
  • Number of Entries: 540
  • Total Prize Pool: $5,238,000
  • Number of Payouts: 54
  • Winning Hand: Q Q
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st Mark Newhouse $1,519,020
2nd Chris McCormack $802,985
3rd David Sklansky $419,040
4th Anthony Argila $366,660
5th Chris Bell $314,280
6th Blaise Ingoglia $261,901

Festa Al Lago[edit]

  • Casino: Bellagio, Las Vegas [1]
  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • 5-Day Event: October 16, 2006 to October 20, 2006
  • Number of Entries: 433
  • Total Prize Pool: $4,200,100
  • Number of Payouts: 100
  • Winning Hand: 2 2
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st Andreas Walnum $1,090,025
2nd Steve Wong $542,700
3rd Joe Pelton $292,220
4th Christopher Loveland $187,745
5th David Baker $125,240
6th Can Kim Hua $83,490

Canadian Open Championship[edit]

  • Casino: Fallsview Casino Resort, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada [1]
  • Buy-in: C$2,500
  • 3-Day Event: October 22, 2006 to October 24, 2006
  • Number of Entries: 298
  • Total Prize Pool: C$720,533 (US$639,913)
  • Number of Payouts: 27
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st Scott Clements C$250,027 (US$222,524)
2nd Anthony O'Hagan C$115,285 (US$102,385)
3rd Vince Sessa C$61,245 (US$554,392)
4th Terris Preston C$43,232 (US$38,395)
5th Steven Buttery C$32,424 (US$28,796)
6th Gia Trinh C$25,219 (US$22,397)

North American Poker Championship[edit]

  • Casino: Fallsview Casino Resort, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada [1]
  • Buy-in: C$10,000
  • 5-Day Event: October 25, 2006 to October 29, 2006
  • Number of Entries: 497
  • Total Prize Pool: C$4,829,332 (US$4,288,965)
  • Number of Payouts: 45
  • Winning Hand: K 2
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st Soren Turkewitsch C$1,380,378 (US$1,225,920)
2nd Jason Sagle C$676,107 (US$600,456)
3rd John Lam C$352,541 (US$313,094)
4th Jim Worth C$289,760 (US$257,338)
5th John Juanda C$217,320 (US$193,003)
6th Marc Karam C$169,027 (US$150,114)

World Poker Finals[edit]

  • Casino: Foxwoods, Mashantucket, Connecticut [1]
  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • 4-Day Event: November 12, 2006 to November 16, 2006
  • Number of Entries: 609
  • Total Prize Pool: $5,749,481
  • Number of Payouts: 60
  • Winning Hand: 7 5
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st Nenad Medic $1,717,194
2nd EG Harvin $904,389
3rd Mimi Tran $472,228
4th Michael Omelchuk $343,439
5th Kathy Liebert $257,579
6th Michael Perry $200,340

Doyle Brunson North American Poker Classic[edit]

  • Casino: Bellagio, Las Vegas [1]
  • Buy-in: $15,000
  • 6-Day Event: December 14, 2006 to December 19, 2006
  • Number of Entries: 583
  • Total Prize Pool: $8,482,650
  • Number of Payouts: 100
  • Winning Hand: A 6
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st Joseph Hachem $2,207,575
2nd Jim Hanna $1,099,430
3rd Daniel Negreanu $592,000
4th Mads Andersen $380,630
5th David Redlin $253,715
6th Edward Jordan $169,145

PokerStars Caribbean Adventure[edit]

  • Casino: Atlantis, Paradise Island [1]
  • Buy-in: $7,800
  • 6-Day Event: January 5, 2007 to January 10, 2007
  • Number of Entries: 937
  • Total Prize Pool: $7,063,842
  • Number of Payouts: 180
  • Winning Hand: A 10
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st Ryan Daut $1,535,255
2nd Isaac Haxton $861,789
3rd Robert Ford $550,980
4th Robert Mizrachi $409,703
5th Jonathan Little $317,873
6th Frank Rusnak $247,234

World Poker Open[edit]

  • Casino: Gold Strike Resort and Casino, Tunica[1]
  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • 5-Day Event: January 21, 2007 to January 25, 2007
  • Number of Entries: 294
  • Total Prize Pool: $2,812,000
  • Number of Payouts: 27
  • Winning Hand: 8 8
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st Bryan Sumner $913,986
2nd Daniel Negreanu $502,691
3rd Young Cho $257,058
4th Gary Kainer $199,934
5th Kido Pham $171,372
6th J.C. Tran $142,810

Borgata Winter Poker Open[edit]

  • Casino: Borgata, Atlantic City [1]
  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • 5-Day Event: January 26, 2007 to January 30, 2007
  • Number of Entries: 571
  • Total Prize Pool: $5,529,000
  • Number of Payouts: 54
  • Winning Hand: A 5
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st John Hennigan $1,606,223
2nd Chuck Kelley $849,082
3rd John Gale $443,096
4th Joe Simmons $387,709
5th Michael Sukonik $332,322
6th Jon James $276,935

L.A. Poker Classic[edit]

  • Casino: Commerce Casino, Los Angeles [1]
  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • 6-Day Event: February 24. 2007 to March 1, 2007
  • Number of Entries: 791
  • Total Prize Pool: $7,593,600
  • Number of Payouts: 54
  • Winning Hand: J 6
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st Eric Hershler $2,429,970
2nd J.C. Tran $1,177,010
3rd Jacobo Fernandez $607,490
4th Paul Wasicka $455,615
5th Chau Giang $341,710
6th David Bach $257,425

Bay 101 Shooting Star[edit]

  • Casino: Bay 101, San José, California [1]
  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • 5-Day Event: March 12, 2007 to March 16, 2007
  • Number of Entries: 450
  • Total Prize Pool: $4,490,000
  • Number of Payouts: 45
  • Winning Hand: 7 7
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st Ted Forrest $1,100,000
2nd J. J. Liu $600,000
3rd Amir Shayesteh $314,500
4th James Van Alstyne $250,000
5th Vince Shaw $200,000
6th Bill Edler $160,000

World Poker Challenge[edit]

  • Casino: Reno Hilton, Reno [1]
  • Buy-in: $5,000
  • 4-Day Event: March 25, 2007 to March 28, 2007
  • Number of Entries: 475
  • Total Prize Pool: $2,278,250
  • Number of Payouts: 45
  • Winning Hand: 10 10
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st J.C. Tran $683,473
2nd Juan Carlos Alvarado $366,798
3rd David Pham $182,260
4th Mark Seif $159,478
5th John Hom $136,695
6th Danny Wong $113,913

Foxwoods Poker Classic[edit]

  • Casino: Foxwoods, Mashantucket, Connecticut [1]
  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • 6-Day Event: March 30, 2007 to April 4, 2007
  • Number of Entries: 415
  • Total Prize Pool: $3,898,635
  • Number of Payouts: 40
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st Raj Patel $1,298,405
2nd Paul Matteo $643,275
3rd Antonio Cavezza $370,370
4th Fred Goldberg $233,918
5th Seth Berger $175,439
6th Allen Kessler $136,452

WPT Championship[edit]

  • Casino: Bellagio, Las Vegas [1]
  • Buy-in: $25,000
  • 7-Day Event: April 21, 2007 to April 27, 2007
  • Number of Entries: 639
  • Total Prize Pool: $15,495,750
  • Number of Payouts: 100
  • Winning Hand: K J[2]
Final Table
Place Name Prize
1st Carlos Mortensen $3,970,415
2nd Kirk Morrison $2,011,135
3rd Paul Lee $1,082,920
4th Guy Laliberté $696,220
5th Tim Phan $464,110
6th Mike Wattel $309,405

Other Events[edit]

During season 5 of the WPT there was one special event that did not apply to the Player of the Year standings:

  • The WPT Celebrity Invitational - March 3-5, 2007 - Commerce Casino - postscript to Event #14: L.A. Poker Classic

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r "World Poker Tour Season 5 results". theHendonMob.com. Retrieved 2008-10-16. 
  2. ^ McGuire, Paul. "Carlos Mortensen Wins the 2007 WPT Championship". PokerNews.com. Retrieved 2010-06-08.