Brock Parker won two World Series of Poker bracelets in 2009 — in the same week! After heading to the world's biggest poker festival for the last four years, Parker returned six times to WSOP final tables. No gold bracelet #3, until now. Parker won Event #10: $10,000 Limit Omaha Hi-Low Championship after defeating Richard Ashby heads-up to claim a first-place prize of $443,407 — and, of course, the gold bracelet!
Final Table Payouts:
Day 3 of the event found two women left in the field, Shirley Rosario and Melissa Burr — and both made the final table. Burr hit the rail in eighth place and Rosario exited in fourth place.
With 18 players left, the jangle of bracelets in the field could wake up the entire tournament area. Along with Parker and Ashby having both won a poker player's favorite wrist adornment, there were others in the field that had their own bracelet wardrobe — Perry Friedman, Jeff Lisandro, Andrew Brown, Eli Elezra, and Dan Kelly.
Parker joins Vanessa Selbst in capturing bracelet number three this summer.
In the end, it all came down to Brock Parker raising on the button, Richard Ashby reraising and Parker calling.
The flop brought the , and the action was capped which put Ashby all in.
Ashby picked up a full house possible when the turn brought the but the river sealed his fate and sent him to the cashier to collect $274,019 for his runner-up finish.
Parker picked up his third career WSOP gold bracelet, major bragging rights after making it through that field, and a massive first-place prize to bring his career live tournament earnings over $3.1 million.
Caitlyn Howe talks to Parker after the tournament:
The full tournament report can be found at PokerNews Live Reporting.