New Faces

$1,650 No Limit Hold’em WPT Championship

Level 3: Blinds 75/150/25 ante

Spotted some familiar faces that are making their first tournament appearances during this Seminole Hard Rock Tampa Spring Poker Open.

Robert MeloRobert Melo is in the process of relocating from New York down to Florida.   He’s been a regular in Atlantic City for years.  Might as well get started making his mark on the local poker scene.

Jean Prince GaspardJean ‘Prince’ Gaspard has tournament wins all across the country, but his WSOP Circuit Championship ring was won in 2009 in New Orleans.  Prince has over $1.2 million in reported lifetime tournament earnings.

Charlie TownsendCharlie Townsend is another regular on the Atlantic City tournament scene.  He’s booked wins there, Florida, Mississippi and Nevada with tournament earnings approaching $400,000.