Another attempt by Phil Helmut to conquer the 16th WSOP bracelet ended in failure. True, the most titled world series is the third ITM at this year’s festival and won 180 thousand dollars of prize in a week.
"Poker Brat" was close to the next trophy at WSOP tournaments in Ivant from Omaha Hai-Lou for $ 10,000. However, a short stack at the final table made Helmut be satisfied with only the fifth place – $ 80,894 prize.
But the main prize of this tournament – $ 317K, as well as the gold bracelet WSOP, took another professional Ari Engel. The Canadian poker now has something to touch on both hands. In 2019, Engel won the bracelet as a result. Ari Engel / Photo PokerNews
The prestigious title, no matter how strangely sounded, was still not in the Jason Kuhn’s collection, a poterist who is on the 9th step in "All Time Money List". Owner nearly $ 33 million prize closed a significant gap in the battle one-on-one among Hirolers. Jason Kun / Photo PokerNews
Participation in WSOP Ivant for $ 25,000 could afford only 57 rich, but the path to the title was not easy. Jason kuna had to win 6 in a row hedza-Apa without the right to a mistake. And the decisive duel against Hungarian Gabor Sabo forced an American to sweat three and a half hours. But it was worth it – the first bracelet of the world series for Jason Kun and almost $ 244,000 in prize.