Monday July 18, 2016 at 7:18 am
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Swedish pro Michael Tureniec won the final event of the 2016 WSOP by taking down the Little One for One Drop, which had a special $1,111 buy-in. Michael Tureniec beat Cal Anderson heads-up for the bracelet and $526K in cash. Meanwhile in the Main Event, the field was trimmed from 80 to 27 players. Vojtech Ruzicka from the Czech Republic is the chip leader. Also, Jason Mercier officially locked up 2016 WSOP Player of the year.

The final event of the docket was Little One for One Drop $1,111 NL. Swedish pro Michael Tureniec shipped the bracelet by picking off Cal Anderson in second place.

Over in the Main Event, the field was trimmed from 80 to 27. Vojtech Ruzicka the Czech is the leader. Johnny Bax, Kenny Hallaert from Belgium, and Aussie James Obst are still alive and thriving. $8 million is on the line? Who wants it?

Lastly, Jason Mercier officially won the WSOP Player of the Year award. His week of utter sickness is still one of the best performances at the WSOP in over a decade.

Event #68 $10,000 Main Event Championship - Day 6

Jerry Wong went into Day 6 with the lead, but the pack caught up. With 27 players remaining, Vojtech Ruzicka from the Czech Republic seized the lead. Michael Ruane is second overall. Aussie James Obst is in great shape with 4/27. And Myung Mike Shin fills out the top 5.

Also still alive Belgium's Kenny Hallaert, Tom Marchese, Valentin Vornicu, Tom Marchese, and Antoine Saout. The final 27 is competing for $8 million in cash.

Notables who cashed on Day 6 included Sweden's Per Linde, Tom Middleton, Dietrich Fast, Tony Gregg, Chris Klondcki, and Dan Colman.

Final 27 Seating Assignments

Table 1

Seat 1: Gordon Vayo - 8,795,000 (44 bb)

Seat 2: Michael Niwinski - 10,660,000 (53 bb)

Seat 3: Matthew Moss - 15,250,000 (76 bb)

Seat 4: Cliff Josephy - 23,860,000 (119 bb)

Seat 5: Christopher Kusha - 6,350,000 (31 bb)

Seat 6: Jared Bleznick - 8,300,000 (41 bb)

Seat 7: Kenny Hallaert - 15,465,000 (77 bb)

Seat 8: William Kassouf - 6,095,000 (30 bb)

Seat 9: Valentin Vornicu - 17,450,000 (87 bb)


Table 2

Seat 1: James Obst - 19,560,000 (97 bb)

Seat 2: Qui Nguyen - 4,790,000 (24 bb)

Seat 3: Fernando Pons - 17,270,000 (86 bb)

Seat 4: Philip Postma - 2,225,000 (11 bb)

Seat 5: Tommy Miller - 17,185,000 (86 bb)

Seat 6: Jeff Hakim - 4,375,000 (22 bb)

Seat 7: Tom Marchese - 15,420,000 (77 bb)

Seat 8: Mike Shin - 19,345,000 (96 bb)

Seat 9: Michael Ruane - 24,565,000 (122 bb)


Table 3

Seat 1: Joshua Weiss - 11,580,000 (58 bb)

Seat 2: Adam Krach - 7,540,000 (37 bb)

Seat 3: Vojtech Ruzicka - 26,415,000 (132 bb)

Seat 4: Griffin Benger - 6,530,000 (32 bb)

Seat 5: Andrew Christoforou - 9,450,000 (47 bb)

Seat 6: Jerry Wong - 12,975,000 (65 bb)

Seat 7: Antoine Saout - 5,525,000 (27 bb)

Seat 8: Kakwan Lau - 15,110,000 (75 bb)

Seat 9: John Cynn - 5,760,000 (28 bb)

2016 WSOP – Event #68 Main Event Championship

Entrants: 6,773

Prize Pool: $63,327,800

Payouts: 1,011


WSOP Main Event - Final Table Payouts:

1. $8,000,000

2. $4,658,452

3. $3,451,175

4. 2,574,808

5. $1,934,579

6. $1,463,906

7. $1,250,000

8. $1,100,000

9. $1,000,000

Event #69 Little One for One Drop $1,111 NL - Final Results

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The final bracelet event of the WSOP concluded. Swedish pro Michael Tureniec took down the last event and the special Little One for One Drop with a kitschy $1,111 buy-in. Michael Tureniec defeated legendary Cal Anerson heads up for the victory. Michael Tureniec earned $525,520 for first place. Ryan D'Angelo finished in third.

Notables who cashed in the event included Jesus Ferguson, Celina Lin, Bart Hansen, Fabrice Soulier, Benny Glasser, Jake Cody, Alex Outhred, Jason Mercier, Italian Pirate Max Pescatori, and Andy Bloch.

2016 WSOP - Event #69 Little One for One Drop $1,111 NL

Entrants: 4,360

Prize Pool: $3,924,000

Payouts: 654


Little One Drop - Final Table Results:

1. Michael Tureniec (Sweden) $525,520

2. Calvin Anderson (USA) $324,597

3. Ryan D'Angelo (USA) $239,232

4. Sam Ho (USA) $177,695

5. Thai Tolly (USA) $133,028

6. Lucas Blanco (UK) $100,380

7. Samer Al-Shurieki (USA) $76,351

8. Shai Zurr (Israel) $58,543

9. Guillaume Diaz (France) $45,254

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