WSOP Hit and Run: Zinno Still Crushing; Jamie Gold Eyes Bracelet #2; Poker and MMA
Anthony Zinno continues to cement himself as a top tournament talent. Jamie Gold tries to shed “one-hit-wonder” status, making a deep run in Event #59, currently 2nd in chips with 37 left. over 4,500 enter Little One for One Drop. And more.
Event #57: $1,000 No-Limit Hold’em: Updates
In what is becoming a trend at the WSOP, three days of poker was not enough, as two players will return to battle it out for the bracelet in Event #57, Takahiro Nakai and Melvin Wiener.
Event #59: $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em: Updates
Don’t look now, but 2006 WSOP Main Event Champion Jamie Gold is in contention in Event #59. Gold currently sits in 2nd place on the leaderboard with just 37 players remaining. Gold hasn’t cashed for over $54,000 or made the final table of a major tournament since his $12 million win in 2006.
Event #60: $25,000 High Roller Pot-Limit Omaha: Updates
Anthony Zinno took over the chip lead in the $25k PLO High Roller tournament, as just 12 players remain at the end of Day 2. Zinno is looking to land at his fifth final table of the series to go along with his two WPT victories in 2015.
Event #61: $1,111 The Little One for One Drop: Updates
Over 4,500 players entered the Little One for One Drop tournament over the two starting flights. Of the 4,555 entries, just over 1,000 will return for Day 2 on Wednesday, with 468 players making the money.
Event #62: $1,500 Bounty No-Limit Hold’em
Event #63: $10,000 H.O.R.S.E Championship
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