2005 World Series of Poker Tournament Circuit Event Schedule

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2005 World Series of Poker tournament circuit competition will be the start of the WSOP season which will last for the next seven months. The announcement of the tournament circuit marks the beginning of the World Series of Poker season. Harrah's desire is to expand the tournament circuit with enough events to make the WSOP a year long event instead of just a couple of months. This page will feature the 2005 results for the tournament circuit events. To view the 2006 season which will start in August, go to our 2005 World Series of Poker page then scroll to the bottom.

2005 World Series of Poker Tournament Circuit
Event Schedule

Harrah's Atlantic City -- COMPLETED WITH RESULTS
January 7 - 18

Harrah's San Diego Event -- COMPLETED WITH RESULTS
February 20 - March 2

Rio! Hotel and Casino Las Vegas -- COMPLETED WITH RESULTS
March 12 - 22

Harrah's Lake Tahoe Event Schedule -- COMPLETED WITH RESULTS
April 26 - May 11

Harrah's New Orleans Event Schedule -- COMPLETED WITH RESULTS
May 18 - May 28

Harrah's Atlantic City
777 Harrah's Boulevard
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Phone for events: 609-441-5000

1/7 Friday No-Limit Hold'em $500 + $60
Michael Pascullo -- $91,060

1/8 Saturday Limit Hold'em $500 + $60
Casey Peters -- $40,920

1/9 Sunday No-limit Hold'em $1,000 + $70
Daniel Beers -- $81,280

1/10 Monday Limit Hold'em $1,000 + $70
Nickolas Frangos -- $20,520

1/11 Tuesday No-limit Hold'em $1,500 + $80
Anthony Tagliaferri -- $64,260

1/12 Wednesday Limit Hold'em $1,500 + $80
Max Pescatori -- $10,800

1/12 Thursday No-limit Hold'em $2,000 + $90
Rohit Chopra -- $17,820

1/13 Thursday No-limit Hold'em $2,000 + $90
Alan Schein -- $90,000

1/14 Friday No-Limit Hold'em $500 + $60
Brad Pierce -- $28,300

1/14 Friday Limit Hold'em $2,000 + $80
John Spadavecchia -- $36,720

1/15 Saturday LIPS (Ladies No-limit Hold'em -1 Day Event) $200 + $30
Esther Ludwig -- $11,088

1/16 to 1/18
ESPN The World Series of Poker Main Event $9,500 + $500

  • #1 Winner Nghi "Henry" Tran -- $780,615
  • #2 Erick Lindgren -- $430,521
  • #3 Nickolas Frangos -- $236,550
  • #4 Thithi "Mimi" Tran -- $189,240
  • #5 Aaron Bartley -- $141,930
  • #6 Stan Goldstein -- $118,275
  • #7 Chad Brown -- $94,620
  • #8 Chris Ferguson -- $70,965
  • #9 Michael Esposito -- $47,310

Harrah's San Diego
777 Harrah's Rincon Way
Valley Center, CA 92082
Phone for event information: 877-777-2457 ext 7794

2/20 Sunday No-Limit Hold'em $200 + $25
Tony Abesamis -- $35,950

2/21 Monday Limit Hold'em $200 + $25
Andrew Ball -- $12,996

2/22 Tuesday No-limit Hold'em $500 + $50
Robert Goldfarb -- $35,691

2/23 Wednesday Limit Hold'em $500 + $50
Paul Kroh -- $20,428

2/24 Thursday No-limit Hold'em $1,000 + $60
Alan Schein -- $55,370

2/25 Friday No-limit Hold'em $1,500 + $70
Dewey Tomko -- $50,280

2/26 Saturday LIPS (Ladies No-limit Hold'em)
Heather Heafen -- $7,285

2/27 to 3/2
ESPN The World Series of Poker $10,000 + $200 Main Event

  • #1 Chris Ferguson -- $655,220
  • #2 Prahlad Friedman -- $363,165
  • #3 Chad Brown -- $198,550
  • #4 James Worth -- $158,840
  • #5 Alex Prendes Jr. -- $119,130
  • #6 Keith Sexton -- $99,275
  • #7 Robert Williamson III -- $79,420
  • #8 Lonnie Alexander -- $59,565
  • #9 Mark Hanna -- $37,910

Rio! Hotel and Casino
3700 W. Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, NV 89103
Phone for event questions: 877-367-9767

3/12 Saturday No-Limit Hold'em $500 + $50
Dave Taylor -- $113,965

3/14 Sunday Limit Hold'em $500 + $50
Yohannes Muroz -- $40,855

3/14 Monday No-limit Hold'em $1,000 + $60
Asher Derei -- $93,120

3/15 Tuesday Limit Hold'em $1,000 + $60
Andy Bloch -- $25,495

3/17 Wednesday No-Limit Holdem $1,500 + $70
J.C. Tran -- $97,470

3/18 Friday No-limit Hold'em $2,000 + $80
Keith Naughton -- $115,880

3/19 Saturday LIPS (Ladies No-limit Hold'em)
Teresa Gatti -- $9,300

3/20 to 3/22
ESPN The World Series of Poker $10,000 + $200 Main Event

  • #1 Doug Lee -- $695,970
  • #2 Jennifer Harman Traniello -- $383,840
  • #3 Jean-Robert Bellande -- $210,900
  • #4 Gabriel Thaler -- $168,720
  • #5 Grant Lang -- $126,540
  • #6 Kevin Keller -- $105,450
  • #7 Dennis Perry -- $84,360
  • #8 Phil Ivey -- $63,270
  • #9 Tom Macey -- $42,180
  • #10 Hieu "Tony" Ma -- $29,525

Harrah's Lake Tahoe
15 U.S. Highway 50 at Stateline
Stateline, NV 89449
For information, call 800-367-9544

4/27 Wednesday No-Limit Hold'em $200 + $25
Tony Prestigiacoma -- $31,563

4/28 Thursday Limit Hold'em $500 + $50
Chris Wong -- $24,960

4/29 Friday No-Limit Hold'em $500 + $50
Jory Post -- $44,540

4/30 Saturday No-Limit Hold'em $1,000 + $60
Scott Clements -- $45,745

5/1 Sunday Limit Hold'em $1,000 + $60
Don Mullis -- $17,094

5/2 Monday No-Limit Hold'em $1,000 + $60
Boyd Fricke -- $29,325

5/3 Tuesday Pot-Limit Hold'em $500 + $50
John Pham -- $16,935

5/4 Wednesday No-Limit Hold'em $500 + $50
Jerry Reed -- $29,125

5/5 Thursday No-Limit Hold'em $1,500 + $70
John Cernuto -- $70,200

5/6 Friday No-Limit Hold'em $2,000 + $80
Tony Abesamis -- $92,895

5/7 Saturday LIPS (Ladies No-limit Hold'em)
Randi Calabro -- $7,283

5/8 to 5/11
ESPN The World Series of Poker No-Limit Hold'em $10,000 + $200

  • #1 Jeffrey Lisandro $542,360
  • #2 Phil Ivey $299,360
  • #3 James Van Alstyne $164,350
  • #4 Jonathon Shecter $131,480
  • #5 Tommy Reed $98,610
  • #6 Salim Batshon $82,175
  • #7 David Pham $65,740
  • #8 George Saca $49,305
  • #9 Yehia 'Joe' Awada $32,870

Harrah's New Orleans Bayou Poker Challenge
May 18, 2005 - May 28, 2005
512 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
For more information call 504-533-6000, transfer to poker room.

5/18 Wednesday No-Limit Hold'em $200 + $25
Chris Wehlen -- $43,567

5/19 Thursday No Limit Hold’em $300 + $30
Jose Jimenez -- $66,765

5/20 Friday No-Limit Hold'em $500 + $50
Sonny Perry -- $110,785

5/21 Saturday No-Limit Hold'em $1,000 + $60
Jason Su -- $157,715

5/22 Sunday LIPS (Ladies No-limit Hold'em), 11 AM (1 day event) $200 + $30
Jill Gold -- $17,729

5/25 to 5/28
The World Series of Poker No-Limit Hold'em $10,000 + $200

  • #1 Walter Chambers -- $787,340
  • #2 Corey Bierra -- $433,050
  • #3 Antonio Esfandiari -- $221,445
  • #4 Nick Mao -- $172,235
  • #5 Mark Cole -- $147,630
  • #6 Harry Cullen -- $123,025
  • #7 Imre Leibold -- $98,420
  • #8 Marlon Labbe -- $73,815
  • #9 Cyril Gittens -- $49,210

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