The 49th WSOP is only seven days old today and there has already been more than 16 Million Dollars awarded in Prize Money. We already told you about Event #1; The $565 Casino Employees No-Limit Hold’em that was won by Jordan Hufty who took home $61,909 plus his first WSOP bracelet. Here are the rest of your winners so far:
Event #2: $10,000 No-Limit Hold’em Super Turbo Bounty was taken down by Elio Fox who also won his first bracelet along with a very sweet $393,693 paycheck.
Event #3: $3,000 No-Limit Hold’em Shootout belonged to a very familiar face, Joe Cada, who took this Shoot-Out all the way to the bank with a fat $226.218 check plus his third bracelet.
Event #4: $1,500 Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better – Picked up by Julien Martini who took the fourth gold medal at this year’s WSOP. Martini take home his first bracelet plus $239,771 for a job well done.
Event #5: $100,000 No-Limit Hold’em High Roller – Nick Petrangelo battled a field of 105 to come out on top and grabbed up his second career WSOP bracelet and to go along with that championship bracelet, a very nice payday of $2,910,227.
There is a lot more action yet to be completed, and there are a couple of other events that have been completed, we will catch you up on them on our next blog. Right now we have to go check out the new poker supplies we ordered.