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2012 World Series of Poker › Event 10: $5,000 Seven Card Stud

Days:

Level 19 started

Posted 2012-06-05 GMT-6

Level:
19
Limits:
6000/12000
Ante:
1500

A Seven Card Stud Champion Will Be Crowned

Posted 2012-06-05 GMT-6
Jeff Lisandro
Jeff Lisandro

What began two days ago will come to an end today as the final 16 players of a 145-player field compete for their share of a $681,500 prize pool in Event #10 Seven Card Stud. The field is comprised of quality players, including our chip leader, 2009 World Series of Poker Player of the Year Jeff Lisandro. That year he won three bracelets in Stud variations, so labeling him the early favorite wouldn’t be

Other players in contention for the $190,826 first-place prize include John Monnette, Cyndy Violette, Mike Sexton, Eugene Katchalov, Perry Friedman, Nick Schulman and Bryn Kenney.

Here’s a look at the entire lineup here at the start of Day 3:

End of Day 2 Chip Counts

Rank Player Chips
1 Jeff Lisandro 276,500
2 Eugene Katchalov 207,000
3 John Monnette 188,000
4 Huu Vinh 179,000
5 Max Pescatori 170,500
6 Bryn Kenney 170,000
7 Raymond Dehkarghani 169,000
8 Perry Friedman 160,500
9 Tim Finne 133,000
10 Lee Goldman 124,500
11 Mark Dickstein 105,000
12 Cyndy Violette 88,000
13 Yuval Bronshtein 72,500
14 Mike Sexton 62,000
15 David Rosenau 43,600
16 Nick Schulman 14,000

Today, one of the above players will add their name to this prestigious list of winners.

Past Seven Card Stud Championship Results

Year Winner Entrants Earnings
2012 ??? 145 $190,826
2011 Bertrand “ElkY” Grospellier 126 $331,639
2010 Men “The Master” Nguyen 150 $394,807
2009 Freddie Ellis 142 $373,751
2008 Eric Brooks 158 $415,856
2007 Chris Reslock 180 $258,453
2006* Benjamin Lin 182 $256,620
2005* Jan Sorensen 192 $293,275

*Buy-in was $5,000

Day 3 action is set to kick off at 2 p.m., which is about an hour from now, so join us then as we bring you all the action and eliminations as we play down to a winner in Event #10 Seven Card Stud.

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Winner

Winner John Monnette
Winning Hand ♣A♥Q♣J♦6♦J♣8♥9
Prize 190,826

Level Info

Level 26
Limits 30,000 / 60,000
Ante 7,000

Players Info

Prize Pool 681,500