The 2010 World Series of Poker is progressing towards its grand finale. We, at poker-on-line, are here to report you of all the big winners of the tournament.
Event #18, $2,000 Limit Hold’em: It took 30 years old Erik Buchman 7 years of WSOP attendance to finally win his first Golden Bracelet. It’s not to say that the last 7 years were not successful for him. He already has 13 WSOP cashes and 3 final tables in his bag, and he did finish 4th in the 2009 WSOP main event. But his newly won Golden Bracelet is the final seal of approval to his great playing qualities.
Event #19, $10,000 2-7 Draw Lowball World Championship (No-Limit): 23 years old David Baker is the winner of the $10,000 2-7 Draw Lowball World Championship. Baker won his first Golden Bracelet in a stars swarming event. John Juanda, Erik Seidel, Daniel Negreanu, Doyle Brunson and Phil Ivey are just a few of the stars who were left behind as Baker took the field.
Event #20, $1,500 Pot Limit Omaha: another first time bracelet winner, John Barch won event #20.Barch has already reached 3 final WSOP tables, including 1 main event, where he finished 3rd.
Event #21, $1,500 Seven Card Stud: 38 years old Richard Ashby won this event. This was Ashby’s first Golden Bracelet. Ashby is the third Englishman to win a Bracelet in this year’s World Series.
Event #22, $1,000 Ladies No-Limit Hold’em Championship: the Women’s No Limit Hold’em Championship was conquered by European players. With French Vanessa Hellebuyck winning the event, in its first ever WSOP appearance and Danish Sidsel Boesen at second place, also in her first ever WSOP. Interestingly enough, most of the final table participants were World Series first timers.
Event #23, $2,500 Limit Hold'em / Six Handed: Russ Boys is the winner of event 23. This is Boyd’s second Golden Bracelet, his first also being in a Six handed limit Hold’em event, back in 2006.
Event #24, $1,000 No Limit Hold’em: Jeff Tebben is the happy winner of this event. With more than 3,000 entries to the event, Tebben took home a little over $500K. This is Tebbn’s first WSOP appearance.
Event #25, $10,000 Omaha Hi-Low Split-8 or Better World Championship: a little over 200 players paid the $10,000 entry fee to the Omaha Hi-Low Split-8 or Better World Championship. But it was Sammy Farha who eventually won a Golden Bracelet, his third, and took home a little under $500K.
Event #26, $2,500 No-Limit Hold'em / Six Handed: 23 years old Will Haydon is the big winner of event 26. this is Haydon’s first appearance at the World Series. Haydon won his first Bracelet, along with a generous prize money of a little more than $600K.
Event #27, $1,500 Seven Card Stud Hi-Low-8 or Better: David Warga wins event 27. On his way to his second WSOP win Warga had overcame more than 600 players who entered the event.