The enthronement of the best poker players still goes on in Rio. Still, the judgment was declared for many events of the 2012 WSOP (World Series of Poker). During Event – Six, the $ 5,000 Mix-Max NLHE, the win went to Aubin Cazals, the French player.
He provided their 10th gold bracelet as well as received $ 480,564 for his top performance. But before getting this award, Aubin Cazals confronted players such as Joseph Cheong, in the final battle which lasted for 5 hours. At last, Cheong gave up and went away the top position to the French player. For Event – Seven, $ 1,500 Seven Card Stud, the title was given to Andy Bloch, the player who managed to win against 359 poker players; especially Barry Greenstein, who was his opponent in final heads’up.
For the 1st time in his poker career, Bloch grabbed a World Series of Poker bracelet. After 18 long years of playing in world poker championship as well as after 9 final tables, finally he realized his ambition. In inclusion to the big title, Bloch also got the amount of $ 126,363. The game also finished for Event – 8, an Omaha High-Low Split 8 or Better.
Having gone to a pack of 967 poker players, the $ 1,500 event coronated a septuagenarian, a finance professional called Tapscott Herbert. This poker fan from Hartselle managed to resist the most gifted as the Triple Crown owner, Gavin Griffin whom he ousted in final head’s up. Then he received the amount of $ 264,400. Remember that Hellmuth was part of that pack and if he did not win, he was titled to a spot in the amount list.