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June 06, 2008

WSOP 2008 Day 8 updates

Event #5, a $1000 No Limit Texas Holdem WITH Rebuys was won by Michael Banducci, taking home $636,736 with the Bracelet! Taking home second place was Jeff Willians worth $406,330.

Event #6 a $1500 Omaha High-Low Split 8 or Better was won by Thang Luu, who took down $243,356 with the bracelet. Taking second place worth $156,343 was Spencer Lawrence!

Event #7 a $2,000 No Limit Texas Holdem tournament drew 1592 players and play halted at the end of the second day with the final 9 determined. They will play for the bracelet later today! Among the notables at the final table are: Theo Tran, Shannon Shorr, and J.C. Tran.

Event #8 The $10,000 World Championship Mixed event is at 10 players trying to get to the final table. Among those remaining, are: Jeff Madsen, Sam Farha, Gus Hanson, and Eli Elezra.

Event #9, is the No Limit Texas Holdem Six Handed event began play with 1236 players, and is down to 72 heading into todays play towards the final table.

Event #10, a $2,500 Omaha/seven-card stud eight-or-better began with 388 players, and there were 120 left when play was halted. Play will resume today at 3PM, with notables, Michael Mizrachi, John Cernuto, and Todd Brunson still in the hunt!

Event #11, a $5000 No Limit Texas Holdem Shootout event begins at noon today.

Event #12, a $1500 Limit Texas Holdem event begins today at 5PM.

Posted by fatbill at June 6, 2008 08:00 AM


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