In a battle of skill and strategy, Upstate New York entrepreneur Adam Weitsman emerged as champion of the inaugural WPT x Daniel Arsham Celebrity Invitational.

99.1 The Whale logo
Get our free mobile app

Facing off against notable participants such as Neil Patrick Harris and Patrick Bruel, Weitsman demonstrated his poker prowess to claim victory in this star-studded event.

The WPT x Daniel Arsham Celebrity Invitational brought together a remarkable number of participants from the entertainment industry and the world of poker. Notable celebrities, including Emmy award-winning actor Neil Patrick Harris, French singer-songwriter and actor Patrick Bruel, Arden Cho, and Eileen Davidson, all showcased their poker skills in a battle for the championship title.

The tournament was an intense affair, filled with suspenseful moments and high-stakes gameplay. Throughout the event, Weitsman navigated his way through a challenging field of competitors, ultimately reaching the final showdown. In a gripping finale, Weitsman faced off against Patrick Bruel, a seasoned poker player with an impressive track record.

In the end, Weitsman outlasted Bruel to secure his victory in the WPT x Daniel Arsham Celebrity Invitational. Weitsman spoke to the World Poker Tour and expressed his gratitude for the experience and the opportunity to compete against such skilled players. Weitsman commended Bruel as not only a formidable opponent but also a genuinely kind human.

As the champion of the tournament, Weitsman's prize was a one-of-a-kind work of art created by Daniel Arsham himself. Weitsman received a veiled Porsche sculpture, crafted by the acclaimed artist, adding an extra touch of exclusivity to his victory.

Watch the tournament in its entirety on the World Poker Tour YouTube channel here.

FAMOUS FACES: 48 Actors and Entertainers Connected to the Binghamton Area

They're actors, writers, directors, producers, and entertainers; each with their own unique connection to the Binghamton area.

Gallery Credit: Traci Taylor

Six Vehicle Modifications That Are Illegal in New York

If you live in New York, before you make any modifications to your vehicle, you might want to check out the six modifications that are illegal in the state.

Gallery Credit: Traci Taylor

More From 99.1 The Whale