Minnesota players have now cashed for $701,655 at this year’s WSOP. DJ Buckley, Tracy Nguyen and Tom Stambaugh have advanced to Day 3 of the $1500 Monster Stack.
Congrats to Christian Pham for taking down Event #23: $1500 NL 2-7 Draw Lowball! Pham earns his first WSOP bracelet and $81,314 for defeating a 219-runner field.
Word on the street is that Christian Pham accidentally registered for the wrong event, entering Event #23 – 2-7 Draw Lowball. Supposedly Pham had never played 2-7.
Minnesota players have now cashed 59 times for $572,671 during this summer’s WSOP.
Minnesota players have been cashing at a furious pace. 13 have already cashed in Event 16 – $1500 Millionaire Maker with 4 still left in the final 142 of 7,275.
Nick Welu and David Gonia have advance to Day 2 and the final 100/1000 in the $1500 NLHE Shootout. Each of them are guaranteed $5,413 and chasing the $283,546 up top!
MN players recorded a few more cashes over the last 24 hours. Ben Holguin of Edina earned his first career WSOP cash and $6,076 for his 21/660 finish in Event 11 – $1500 LHE.
Its been a steady stream of MN players cashing this summer at the WSOP. Just the sheer number of MN players in Vegas is unbelievable!
Minnesota players have already accumulated $391,407 during this year’s WSOP. 23 MN players cashed in Event 5 – $565 Colossus for a combined $92,190.
Well it didn’t take long for Minnesota players to make some noise in Vegas. On just Day #6 John Reading of Rochester earned the first WSOP bracelet of the summer by winning Event #6 – $1,000 Hyper Hold’em for $252,068!