David Sharpe - UK

David Sharpe is Pokerati's European correspondent on loan from our good friends at Betfair. His feature "Across the Pond" appears weekly.

Posts by David Sharpe - UK:

  • A Mixed Week for Europeans as the Main Event Begins

    Across the Pond

    08 Jul 2009

    It’s been a mixed week for European players at the WSOP. Things got off to a flying start in the $1,500 No Limit Hold’em tournament and the $3,000 No Limit Hold’em Triple Chance event. German players Joh Carsten ($1,500 NLHE) and Jörg Peisert ($3,000 NLHE Triple Chance) both took bracelets back to Germany with Deutschland […]

  • Across The Pond: Kabbaj Wins Third UK Bracelet

    30 Jun 2009

    The Brits have notched up their third bracelet of the 2009 WSOP following the victory of John Kabbaj in the $10,000 World Championship Pot Limit Hold’em event. Kabbaj, known as “large” to his London poker pals, had already gone close in two previous events this year. An 8th and an 18th in the $2,500 Pot […]

  • Across the Pond: WSOP European Player Round-up

    23 Jun 2009

    The last week at the 2009 WSOP has seen some impressive performances from the European poker contingent. Europeans love to head over to ‘Sin City’ when the World Series of Poker is running and this year they’ve enjoyed great success with cashes and bracelets galore to be celebrated. When it comes to WSOP bracelets, what […]

  • Across the Pond: The WSOP by Euros for Euros

    16 Jun 2009

    Twenty-seven events are already in the books at the 2009 World Series of Poker and, so far, European players are having one of their best Series’ to date. As you might expect, it is the Americans that are dominating the majority of events but we’ve seen some spectacular results from British and European players. The […]