2009 WSOP Round-Up: Doyle Brunson Goes for Bracelet #11

Will the Rio Amazon Room be celebrating a record-tying 11th WSOP bracelet for Doyle Brunson today?

Will the Rio Amazon Room be celebrating a record-tying 11th WSOP bracelet for Doyle Brunson today?

A pretty crazy finale to Event #35 ($5,000 PLO) and a poker legend goes for a record-tying win. Here’s yesterday 2009 WSOP round-up:

:: Event #35 ($5,000 PLO): After playing small ball all tourney, Richard Austin got his chips all-in after the flop with gut-shot straight and flush draws against Sorel Mizzi and JohnnyBax “Cliff Josephy” in a huge three-way pot for the $5k PLO championship. Having both Mizzi and JohnnyBax covered, Austin rivered the flush for the win and $409,484. Mizzi takes second ($253,048) and JohnnyBax third ($166,771). Get full tourney recaps here.

:: Event #36 ($2,000 NLH): Blah. Here.

:: Event #37 ($10,000 7CS Hi/Lo): This is the tournament everyone will have their eyes on today. Doyle Brunson will be going for his record-tying 11th WSOP bracelet. It’s just like high school. He’ll enter the final two tables stacked third overall with 525,000. With a total of 12 remaining, the chip leader is high-stakes cash specialist Abe Mosseri with 950,000. Jeffrey Lisandro is second with 786,000. Scotty Nguyen (watch his latest Scotty Being Scotty here) is also alive with 298,000. Get full chip counts here.

:: Event #38 ($2,000 Limit Hold’em): The starting field of 446 played down to 107. David Baker is at/near the chip lead with 72,100. Also alive include but are certainly not limited to¬†Maria Hoooooooo! (22,100), guy-with-hot-girl-porn-star-name Shannon Shorr (16,900), Daniel Negreanu (14,700), and Phil Hellmuth (12,100). Go below for Daniel’s latest vlog. Get full chip counts here.

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