2023/24 WSOP Circuit - Grand Victoria Casino (Chicago, IL)

Thursday, April 11, 2024 to Saturday, April 13, 2024

WSOPC Event #11: $1,700 MAIN EVENT

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  • Buy-in: $1,700
  • Prizepool: $918,090
  • Entries: 606
  • Remaining: 0


Sunday, February 12, 2017 4:12 PM Local Time
Thomas Peebles Becomes First Player Over Million Mark

On the turn with the board readiong     , Mario Brescilli checks from the big blind and Thomas Peebles bets 35,000 from under the gun. Peebles takes a couple minutes of thought before calling.

There is about 250,000 in the pot heading to the river, which is the  . Both players quickly check and Brescilli tables   , good for ace-high. Peebles tables 9d9c and scoops the pot. He takes the pot with jacks and nines and is the first player with a seven-figure chip count.

Thomas Peebles - 1,100,000 (183 bb)
Mario Brescilli - 215,000 (35 bb)

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