Sam Trickett and WSOP news

  • Sam Trickett has been rocking in 2012. 3 BPA Awards, a WSOP One Drop Final Table, great finish in Macau Tournament. Other news include WSOP Main Event final Table updates.

  • It is clear that Sam Trickett will not become the WSOP player of the year but we would like to note what a great year for this highroller has been. In home soil, British Poker Awards 2012 Sam Trickett blew the ceremony away by snatching 3 nominations!

    Sam Trickett was very busy this year. Even at 26, he already has 5 British Poker Awards Nominations, two WSOP Final Tables, many million in poker winnings. The last of his WSOP wins at One Drop earning him $10 million made him world famous so since then everything he does attracts much attention.

    British Poker Awards 2012

    This September in UK one of the most prestigious poker events in poker world, British Poker Awards Sam Trickett claimed three awards. This year he was recognized as Player of the Year, Best Cash Player as well as Best Tournament Player. Huge rewards for such a young player. These 3 awards add up nicely to the 2 that Trickett already had: Best New Player in 2010 and Best Cash Player in 2011.

    All British Poker Awards 2012 winners


    All the information on past winners and venues for the next awards you can find at the official British Poker Awards website

    Trickett's new toy

    All the fame and glamor may have helped him to decide to make, as he claims” the worst financial decision of his life”. No, it's not stocks or gold. It's a Ferrari that Trickett bought this August. Here is his tweet on his Twitter profile and the picture he has attached.

    WSOP Final Table Episode One

    World Series of Poker $10.000 Main Event Final Table aka October-Nine will be held in the end of this month. The first prize exceeds $8.5 million so each and every one of the nine player is investing all the time and money to maximize their edge at the upcoming game. For example, hiring poker pros with long WSOP experience to coach them.

    Poker Pro Jason Sommervile coaches Russell Thomas:

    Some of the most famous coaches include Phil Hellmuth and Daniel Negreanu that October-Niners did hire a year and a few year ago. But this year we have no information on any of the nine players contacting these poker players.