Chance Kornuth Wins WSOP Gold Bracelet in Event 50
NEWS FLASH:  Chance Kornuth Wins WSOP Gold Bracelet in Event 50

Denver Man Wins Pot-Limit Omaha Championship

Chance Kornuth was the winner of the $5,000 buy-in Pot-Limit Omaha championship at the 2010 World Series of Poker.  This marked his first career WSOP gold bracelet victory.  Kornuth exploded upon the scene at the Rio out of nowhere to collect $508,090 in prize money in what was only this second time to cash at the WSOP.  His Las Vegas winnings up to this point had amounted to $2,005.

The final duel was an all-Colorado battle.  The runner up was Kevin Boudreau, from Colorado Springs, CO.  He earned a very respectable consolation prize amounting to $313,792.

The top 45 finishers collected prize money.  Former WSOP gold bracelet finishers who cashed in this event included – Jason Mercier (16th), Joshua Tieman (21st), Ayaz Mahmood (22nd), and Annette Obrestad (36th).

A full report of this event will be posted shortly.

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