There were 145 players who put up $5,000 to play Seven Card Stud in World Series of Poker Event #10. It took three days before the field had dwindled to just 16 players, including these big names who made the money, but fell short of the final table:
When Katchalov busted out, the final table was set and included 2009 WSOP Player Of The Year Jeff Lisandro, and 13 time WSOP casher Bryn Kenney. After 10 hours of play, it was John Monnette head-to-head with Huu Vinh, where John’s 6-1 chip lead helped him defeat Huu in only 20 minutes. John not only won $190,826, but also collected the second WSOP gold bracelet of his career.
Get the inside on John's victory here:
The final table Payouts looked like this:
Read the full tournament report at PokerNews Live Reporting.
Trivia: John Monnette won his second gold bracelet with the same cards that won him his first bracelet a year ago– a pair of jacks.