The World Cup of Poker is an exclusive event that starts online and ends live in The Bahamas!
The World Cup of Poker is over for another year, and it was Peru who took victory at the live final in The Bahamas, held as part of the 2012 PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA). The team of online qualifiers triumphed over the Netherlands, Japan, Germany, Tajikistan, Costa Rica, France and Italy, plus a team made up of players from smaller nations, to take home the trophy and $90,000.
|1||Peru||Captain: Martin Sansour, Renato Nunez, Luis Felipe, Renso Renfigo, Daniel Adrianzen||$90,000|
|2||Netherlands||Captain: Noah Boeken, Johan 'bustosoon' van Til, Andries Swart, Peter Roeleveld, Giel van Doorn||$65,000|
|3||Japan||Captain: Masaaki Kagawa, Kosei Ichinose, Atsushi Iwasa, Yuichi Andoh, Makoto Fukuta||$45,000|
|4||Germany||Captain: Jan Heitmann, Christian Rudolph, Dennis Wiedenbruck, Klaus Hornschurch, Michael Stobbe||$30,000|
|5||Tajikistan||Captain: Angel Davidov, Ildar Faizakhmanov, Yaukb Imamov, Makisimov Dmitrievich, Akmal Sultanov||$20,000|
|6||Rest of the World||Captain: David Williams, TBC, Wu Shuk Man, Carl Slate, Pierre Lambert||$15,000|
|7||Costa Rica||Captain: Humberto Brenes, Ibuki Fukui, Paul Cukier, Onofre Sade, Adrian Varela||$10,000|
|8||France||Captain: Arnaud Mattern, Anthony Monestes, Guillaume Lebosse, Philippe Lucas, Sami Ben Ahmed||$7,500|
|9||Italy||Captain: Luca Pagano, Luca Bonvicini, Enrico Trainotti, Niccolo Seccafieno, William Olivieri||$5,000|