Maurice Hawkins, a professional poker player from West Palm Beach
Maurice Hawkins has actually had rather an excellent run in the series over the past month. The player has actually won 3 gold rings. has actually made 4 last table looks, and has actually made an of $431,561. Exactly what is more, following his most current success.
he now has 7 gold rings and is 5th on the all-time WSOP Circuit gold rings list.
standing just 2 pieces behind all-time leader Alex Masek.
The $1,675 Main Event brought in as numerous as 1,008 entries. The collected a reward pool of $1,512,000 and dispersed to the leading 108 finishers. with min-cashes totaling up to $2,782.
Maurice Hawkins, a professional poker player from West Palm Beach, Florida.
made history last night as he ended up the only player to have actually ever won. back-to-back WSOP Circuit Main Event titles.
He last emerged triumphant huge field of the 2015/16 WSOP Circuit Harrah’s Cherokee $1,675 Main Event.
for his 7th gold ring and the amount of $279,722 in prize money.
2 weeks back, Hawkins bested the field of the Horseshoe Council. Bluffs Main Event after he invested the higher time of the tournament at the top of the chip counts chart. At Harrah’s Cherokee, nevertheless. the player had some difficult time as he was amongst the brief stacks on Day 2 and midway through Day 3 of the event.
At that time, Hawkins was 16th in chips. At a specific point, he had just 9 huge blinds left however when the main last table play started.
the player won a substantial pot and began getting. the stamina to lastly win the entire tournament.
Hawkins dealt with one-time gold ring winner and one-time WSOP gold bracelet winner. Leive Force from Tallahassee, Florida heads-up. Two-handed play started with Hawkins holding 4 times more chips than his challenger. On what turned out to the last hand in play, Force bet 400,000 pre-flop and Hawkins called. Hawkins checked and Force bet 400,000. Force bet 650,000 and Hawkins called.
On what turned out to the last hand in play, Force bet 400,000 pre-flop and Hawkins called. Hawkins checked and Force bet 400,000. Force bet 650,000 and Hawkins called.