2020 51st Annual World Series of Poker

Sunday, November 29, 2020 to Sunday, November 29, 2020 - $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em MAIN EVENT - World Championship

  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • Prizepool: tbd
  • Entries: tbd
  • Remaining: tbd


Thursday, June 4, 2015 9:39 PM Local Time
Hand #151: William Kakon Outlasts Daniel Needleman to Win Event #11 $1,500 Limit Hold 'em

William Kakon

On hand 70 of heads-up play, Daniel Needleman raises from the button and William Kakon (above) calls.

The flop is    . Kakon checks, and Needleman bets. Kakon raises, and Needleman puts in a third bet. Kakon calls.

On the turn  , Kakon check-calls Needleman. The river   is bet by Kakon and Needleman goes all in with Kakon calling once more.

Kakon shows    which beats Needleman's   .

Kakon wins $196,055 for 1st place and the coveted WSOP gold bracelet.

Needleman (below) will take home $121,051 for his 2nd place finish.

Daniel Needleman

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