Bord collected 830,401 for first place, equal to about 1,316,550.
Tournament notes provided by wsop Media Director Nolan Dalla for.Baldassari plays in the hermiona i draco poker miniaturki highest-stakes cash games online and is mostly known in the poker world for his online play.The prize packages awarded to winners include the buy-in to the Main Event, accommodation as well as some spending money.Lee's final hand was pocket 5s, which lost to James Bord's A-K after a king flopped.The lone exception was Dan Fleyshman, who works full-time as the CEO.Eight of the nine final table players were poker pros.His best previous finish was 13th place in the 10,000 buy-in mixed event two years ago.How to Qualify for the EPTs.And it's even more special to win it in my hometown.A king flopped, putting Fleyshman out of the tournament.There were several former wsop gold bracelet winners who cashed in this event including de Wolfe (4th Hoyt Corkins (15th Phil Ivey (19th Greg Mueller (22nd Barry Greenstein (23rd) and Freddy Deeb (30th).The final two playing days of the tournament were filmed for later broadcast to a potential viewing audience of up to 300 million worldwide.He is an Italian-born poker pro who now resides in Monte Carlo, Monaco.EPT Vilamoura qualifiers start from as little as 100 FPPs.45.Levi final tabled the 5,000 buy-in No-Limit Hold'em Shootout earlier this year in Las Vegas, where he finished fifth.
He is a 27-year-old poker pro.Inizan collected 69,754 in prize money.For Baldassari, the critical hand of the tournament took place when play was at three-handed.Qualifying is of course possible online at PokerStars.More gambling news or poker news.Players have to be 18 or older to be allowed to play in any of the Vilamoura events.He also cashed in the 2007 wsop Europe Main Event.
Until this victory, Bord had been far better known among his peers as a cash-game player.
Baldassari earned 513,049 in prize money.
The delay was mandated because of concerns that showing players hole cards could potentially provide an advantage to player(s) who had access to opponent(s) playing tendencies.
Inizan, from Pluguffen, France, also held pocket eights against Lee's ace-king when he was eliminated.