Tournament Information

Date: Apr 22 - May 18, 1996
Venue: Binions Las Vegas, NV, United States
Event: No Limit Hold'em (May 11, 1996)
Buy-in: $2,500
Prize: $667,500
Entries: 267

Other Events

Apr 22, 1996 Chinese Poker $1,500
Apr 23, 1996 Limit Hold'em $2,000
Apr 24, 1996 Seven-Card Stud $1,500
Apr 25, 1996 Omaha Limit $1,500
Apr 26, 1996 Seven-Card Stud Split $1,500
Apr 27, 1996 Seven-Card Razz $1,500
Apr 28, 1996 Omaha 8 or Better $1,500
Apr 29, 1996 No Limit Hold'em $1,500
Apr 30, 1996 Omaha Pot Limit $1,500
May 1, 1996 Hold'em Pot Limit $1,500
May 2, 1996 No Limit Deuce to Seven Draw $5,000
May 2, 1996 Seven-Card Stud Split $2,500
May 3, 1996 Omaha 8 or Better $2,500
May 5, 1996 Chinese Poker $5,000
May 4, 1996 Limit Ace to Five Draw $1,500
May 6, 1996 Limit Hold'em $3,000
May 7, 1996 Seven-Card Stud $2,500
May 8, 1996 Omaha Pot Limit $2,500
May 9, 1996 Hold'em Pot Limit $2,500
May 10, 1996 Seven-Card Stud $5,000
May 11, 1996 No Limit Hold'em $2,500
May 12, 1996 Limit Hold'em $5,000
May 13, 1996 Women's 7-Card Stud $1,000
May 14 - 18, 1996 No Limit Hold'em World Championship $10,000

Event Results

Place Player Prize GPI PoY 2019
1st Mel Weiner $250,315
2nd John Spadavecchia $126,825
3rd Anthony Guerriero $63,412
4th Russ Hamilton $43,388
5th Chris "Jesus" Ferguson $30,038
6th Annie Duke $23,363
7th Randy Holland $16,688
8th O'Neil Longson $13,350
9th Barry Schwartz $9,012
9th George Geary $9,011
11th Andre Boyer $8,010
12th Billy "The Croc" Argyros $8,010
13th Marsha Waggoner $6,675
14th Don Kidder $6,675
15th Bill Henson $6,675
16th Jennifer Harman $5,340
17th Billy Thomas $5,340
18th Bob Beinish $5,340
19th Bob Kirkeby $3,337
20th Scott Mayfield $3,337
21st Carl McKelvey $3,337
22nd Jim Bechtel $3,337
23rd Dick Carson $3,337
24th Barbara Freer $3,337
25th Isai Scheinberg $3,337
26th Belinda Blokker $3,337
27th John Heaney $3,337