Canadians off to a fast start at the 2013 WSOP

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Jun 05, 2013 Posted in Poker News | No Comments »

wsop bracelet2In just eight tournaments Canada has already produced three WSOP bracelet winners at the 2013 World Series of Poker. The latest Canadian to join the ranks of WSOP bracelet holders was Michael Malm, who won the $2,500 8-Game Mix tournament at the WSOP. Malm joins his countrymen Charles Sylvestre and Benny Chen as 2013 WSOP bracelet winners.

Canada has now won 36 bracelets (with 31 individual bracelet winners), both of which are somewhat surprisingly the second most by any country. The all-time Canadian bracelet leader is Daniel Negreanu, with a total of five WSOP bracelets. The only other Canadian with multiple bracelets is Greg “FTB” Mueller.

Here is the full list of Canadian bracelet winners at the WSOP from thehendonmob.com:

* Daniel Negreanu – 5

* Greg Mueller – 2

* Timothy Adams – 1

* Tyler Bonkowski – 1

* Philippe Boucher – 1

* Andre Boyer – 1

* Erik Cajelais – 1

* Kirk Caldwell – 1

* Bob Chalmers – 1

* Simon Charette – 1

* Benny Chen – 1

* Robert Cheung – 1

* Aadam Daya – 1

* Jonathan Duhamel – 1

* Lukasz Dumanski – 1

* Zachary Fellows – 1

* Max Greenwood – 1

* Daniel Idema – 1

* Matthew Jarvis – 1

* Rich Korbin – 1

* Pascal Lefrancois – 1

* Michael Malm – 1

* Nenad Medic – 1

* Scott Montgomery – 1

* Miguel Proulx – 1

* Mark Radoja – 1

* Ashkan Razavi – 1

* Gavin Smith – 1

* Charles Sylvestre – 1

* Amanda Thompson – 1

* Jason Warner – 1

And here is a look at the final table results from the three events won by Canadians at the 2013 World Series of Poker:

Event #3: $1,000 No Limit Holdem with single Reentry

1. Charles Sylvestre– $491,360

2. Seth Berger – $303,952

3. William Guerrero — $215,107

4. Michael Cooper — $155,706

5. Binh Ta — $114,017

6. Ryan Olisar — $84,459

7. Darren Rabinowitz – $63,273

8. Ruben Ybarra – $47,925

9. Ping Liu — $36,705

Event #6: $1,500 No Limit Holdem Millionaire Maker tournament

1. Benny Chen — $1,198,780

2. Michael Bennington — $741,903

3. Jonathan Gray — $534,506

4. Justin Liberto — $400,408

5. Dan Kelly — $302,104

6. Chris Hunichen — $229,575

7. Upeshka Desilva — $175,714

8. Robert McVeigh — $135,467

9. Theron Eichenberger — $105,154

Event #8: $2,500 8-Game Mixed Tournament

1. Michael Malm — $225,104

2. Steven Wolansky — $139,034

3. Greg Mueller — $89,673

4. Eric Crain — $64,975

5. Michael Hurey — $47,771

6. Dario Alioto — $35,634

7. Mike Wattel — $26,966

8. Marco Johnson — $20,699

*Resources: www.thehendonmob.com, www.wsop.com



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