Tournament Information

Date: Jun 2 - Jul 15, 2005
Venue: Rio Hotel and Casino Las Vegas, NV, United States
Buy-in: $10,000
Prize: $52,818,610
Entries: 5,619

Other Events

Jun 2, 2005 Casino Employee No Limit Hold'em $500
Jun 3, 2005 No Limit Hold'em $1,500
Jun 4, 2005 Pot Limit Hold'em $1,500
Jun 5, 2005 Limit Hold'em $1,500
Jun 6, 2005 Omaha Hi/Lo $1,500
Jun 7, 2005 Short Handed No Limit Hold'em $2,500
Jun 8, 2005 No Limit Hold'em $1,000
Jun 9, 2005 Seven Card Stud $1,500
Jun 10, 2005 No Limit Hold'em $2,000
Jun 11, 2005 Limit Hold'em $2,000
Jun 12, 2005 Pot Limit Hold'em $2,000
Jun 13, 2005 Pot Limit Omaha $2,000
Jun 14, 2005 No Limit Hold'em $5,000
Jun 15, 2005 Seven Card Stud Hi/Lo $1,000
Jun 16, 2005 Limit Hold'em Shootout $1,500
Jun 17, 2005 No Limit Hold'em Shootout $1,500
Jun 18, 2005 Limit Hold'em $2,500
Jun 19, 2005 Seven Card Stud Hi/Lo $2,000
Jun 19, 2005 Pot Limit Omaha $1,500
Jun 20, 2005 Pot Limit Hold'em $5,000
Jun 21, 2005 Omaha Hi/Lo $2,500
Jun 22, 2005 No Limit Hold'em $1,500
Jun 23, 2005 Seven Card Stud $5,000
Jun 24, 2005 No Limit Hold'em $2,500
Jun 25, 2005 Pot Limit Hold'em $2,500
Jun 26, 2005 Ladies Only Event - No Limit Hold'em $1,000
Jun 26, 2005 Pot Limit Omaha $5,000
Jun 27, 2005 Limit Hold'em $5,000
Jun 28, 2005 No Limit Hold'em $2,000
Jun 29, 2005 Seven Card Razz $1,500
Jun 29, 2005 Short Handed No Limit Hold'em $5,000
Jun 30, 2005 Omaha Hi/Lo $5,000
Jul 1, 2005 No Limit Hold'em $3,000
Jul 2, 2005 Seniors No Limit Hold'em $1,000
Jul 2, 2005 Pot Limit Omaha $10,000
Jul 3, 2005 Limit Hold'em $3,000
Jul 4, 2005 No Limit Hold'em $1,000
Jul 5, 2005 No Limit Deuce to Seven Draw $5,000
Jul 6, 2005 Media/Celebrity Charity Event
Jul 11, 2005 No Limit Hold'em $1,500
Jul 12, 2005 No Limit Hold'em $1,000
Jul 13, 2005 No Limit Hold'em $1,000
Jul 7 - 15, 2005 No Limit Texas Hold'em - World Championship Event $10,000

Event Results

Place Player Prize GPI PoY 2017
1st Joe "Diamond Joe" Hachem $7,500,000
2nd Steven Dannenmann $4,250,000
3rd John "Tex" Barch $2,500,000
4th Aaron Kanter $2,000,000
5th Andy Black $1,750,000
6th Scott Lazar $1,500,000
7th Daniel Bergsdorf $1,300,000
8th Brad Kondracki $1,150,000
9th Mike "The Mouth" Matusow $1,000,000
10th Ayhan Alsancak $600,000
11th Shahram "Shawn" Sheikhan $600,000
12th Conor Tate $600,000
13th Bernard Lee $400,000
14th Oskar Silow $400,000
15th Tiffany Williamson $400,000
16th Johnny Howard $350,000
17th Michael Kessler $350,000
18th John McGrane $350,000
19th Minh Ly $304,680
20th Phil Ivey $304,680
21st Bryant King $304,680
22nd Tuan "Tommy" Vu $304,680
23rd Joe Connor $304,680
24th Thien "Tim" Phan $304,680
25th Greg "FossilMan" Raymer $304,680
26th Tom Sartori $304,680
27th Per Hildebrand $304,680
28th Gregory Rice $274,090
29th Russell Salzer $274,090
30th Radu Butan $274,090
31st John Juanda $274,090
32nd Dustin "Neverwin" Woolf $274,090
33rd Karlo Lopez $274,090
34th Bing Wang $274,090
35th Steven Marx $274,090
36th Will O'Brien $274,090
37th Roland Israelashvili $235,390
38th Terence Burt $235,390
39th Franklin "Dee" Caldwell $235,390
40th Tony Abesamis $235,390
41st Farzad Bonyadi $235,390
42nd Ray Sanchez $235,390
43rd Adam Friedman $235,390
44th Kenna James $235,390
45th Lee Watkinson $235,390
46th David Richardson $173,880
47th Kevin Kaikko $173,880
48th Patrick Hayden $173,880
49th Hung Van La $173,880
50th Joseph Stillman $173,880
51st Derek Dix $173,880
52nd Rod Pardey $173,880
53rd Nick Gibson $173,880
54th James Butt $173,880
55th Mark Forrester $145,875
56th Larry Prugh $145,875
57th Yakov Hirsch $145,875
58th Jarl Lindholt $145,875
59th Russ Hamilton $145,875
60th Dani Awad $145,875
61st Manelic Minaya $145,875
62nd Casper Christensen $145,875
63rd Sarah Bilney $145,875
64th Pat Madden $124,835
65th Nicklas Flisberg $124,835
66th Jose Rodriguez $124,835
67th Richard Kirsch $124,835
68th Joe Berry $124,835
69th Kevin McCarthy $124,835
70th Tom Pniak $124,835
71st Vadim Shlez $124,835
72nd Bob Larsen $124,835
73rd Jake Minter $107,950
74th Luis Calvo $107,950
75th Ronald Ware $107,950
76th Jason Lester $107,950
77th Alexander Morales $107,950
78th Kelly Zoudo $107,950
79th Sean Daulat $107,950
80th Terry Myers $107,950
81st Bartholomew Shane $107,950
82nd Jonathon "Skalie" Kalmar $91,950
83rd Marcello Delgrosso $91,950
84th Kevin Wright $91,950
85th Richard Lapwood $91,950
86th Webber Kang $91,950
87th Gabriel Walls $91,950
88th Jonathan Lane $91,950
89th Ut Nguyen $91,950
90th Bryan Stellwagen $91,950
91st James Olson $77,710
92nd Jack Ward $77,710
93rd Nick Cassavetes $77,710
94th Samir Shakhtoor $77,710
95th Mike Wattel $77,710
96th Joshua Prager $77,710
97th Robert "Chip Burner" Turner $77,710
98th Thomas Drotleff $77,710
99th Peter "Nalle" Hedlund $77,710
100th Carmelo Menchella $77,710
101st Christopher Todd Short $65,360
102nd Al Laughing $65,360
103rd Alex Pacheco $65,360
104th Ralph Perry $65,360
105th Joseph Chiosie $65,360
106th Mark Cole $65,360
107th Christopher Podlewski $65,360
108th George Thomas Huber $65,360
109th Matt Fitzpatrick $65,360
110th Gen Watanabe $65,360
111th Joseph Simmons $54,965
112th Kevin Kim $54,965
113th Espen Saltnes $54,965
114th Louis Lo $54,965
115th Nani Dollison $54,965
116th Douglas Gehring $54,965
117th Justin Cuong Van "J.C." Tran $54,965
118th Stephen Deetz $54,965
119th Krystal Nelson $54,965
120th Thomas Shaneberger $54,965
121st Paul Vicary $54,965
122nd Alexander Dietrich $54,965
123rd Bjorn Lindenberg $54,965
124th Joe Toth $54,965
125th Anthony Pirone $54,965
126th Kit Phaphon $54,965
127th Thomas Roupe $54,965
128th Brett Wiesner $54,965
129th Bob Hotchandani $54,965
130th Amit Sander $54,965
131st Chris Drozdowski $54,965
132nd Dmitriy Eidelman $54,965
133rd Howard Lederer $54,965
134th John Hunter Pappas $54,965
135th Joe Leibman $54,965
136th Adam Brosius $54,965
137th George Kell Dickson $54,965
138th Scott Numoto $54,965
139th Michael Cribb $54,965
140th Daniel Alaei $54,965
141st Paul Fisher $46,245
142nd Mark Graves $46,245
143rd Robert "Bob" Law $46,245
144th Michael Capener $46,245
145th Babak Razi $46,245
146th Mark Bryan $46,245
147th Yamtov Shabut $46,245
148th David Plastik $46,245
149th Paul Manetta $46,245
150th Frank Hernandez $46,245
151st Joe "The Elegance" Beevers $46,245
152nd Thomas Koral $46,245
153rd Michael May $46,245
154th Cliff Cantor $46,245
155th Mitchel Klien $46,245
156th Darryll Dennfas $46,245
157th Thomas Clark $46,245
158th Edward Pellegrim $46,245
159th James Pallack $46,245
160th Paul Darden $46,245
161st Kjetil Praesttun $46,245
162nd Erick Richardson $46,245
163rd David Steirman $46,245
164th Imad Samouna $46,245
165th Mark Tenner $46,245
166th Kevin O'Brien $46,245
167th Jeff Geiger $46,245
168th John McLaughlin $46,245
169th Glenn Banks $46,245
170th Anthony Hill $46,245
171st Matt Fitzgerald $39,075
172nd Dennis Savelkaul $39,075
173rd Randall Brooks $39,075
174th Joseph Vannata $39,075
175th Jason Kaplon $39,075
176th Jon Hoellein $39,075
177th Dutch Boyd $39,075
178th Randy Brown $39,075
179th Martin Cedercrantz $39,075
180th Michael Leaky $39,075
181st Danny Yousefzadeh $39,075
182nd Allan Singer $39,075
183rd Dan Shak $39,075
184th Michael Mallay $39,075
185th Sean Blanton $39,075
186th James Barber $39,075
187th Cliff Pappas $39,075
188th Greg Fondacaro $39,075
189th Joel Merwick $39,075
190th Daniel Quach $39,075
191st James Peera $39,075
192nd Phoung Tran $39,075
193rd David "Chino" Rheem $39,075
194th Layne Flack $39,075
195th Jim "Minneapolis" Meehan $39,075
196th Denis Ethier $39,075
197th Gang Huang $39,075
198th Jani Sointula $39,075
199th Ross Mallor $39,075
200th Andreas Oskarsson $39,075
201st David Silverman $33,197
202nd Neil "Bad Beat" Channing $33,197
203rd Per Mikael Hogbom $33,197
204th Christopher Bush $33,197
205th Chris Stull $33,197
206th Tuyen Luong $33,197
207th Josh Ewing $33,197
208th Jeffrey Taylor $33,197
209th Dan Burns $33,197
210th Samuel Ling $33,197
211th Graeme Harrison $33,197
212th Dennis Orr $33,197
213th Leandro Alvarez $33,197
214th James Pittman $33,197
215th Renee Wexler $33,197
216th Scott Bohlman $33,197
217th Edgar Skjervold $33,197
218th Jens Voertmann $33,197
219th Garry "The Whacker" Bush $33,197
220th Aaron Kline $33,197
221st Tommy Vinas $33,197
222nd Mark Napolitano $33,197
223rd Sarah Casey $33,197
224th Alen Patatanyan $33,197
225th Eric Mifune $33,197
226th Thomas Madsen $33,197
227th Daniel Grolemund $33,197
228th Jesse Martin $33,197
229th Salvadore Cataldo $33,197
230th Michael "The Grinder" Mizrachi $33,197
231st Mick Davis $28,375
232nd Chris Leggett $28,375
233rd Rehne Pedersen $28,375
234th Emanuel "Will" Failla $28,375
235th John "Burnley" Falconer $28,375
236th Mats Rahmn $28,375
237th Mike O'Malley $28,375
238th Olga Varkonyi $28,375
239th Daniel Cormier $28,375
240th Michael Chow $28,375
241st Edouart Cardona $28,375
242nd Joseph Chee $28,375
243rd Jesus Abreu $28,375
244th Greg Blau $28,375
245th Shun Tsai $28,375
246th David Icke $28,375
247th John Roh $28,375
248th Marty Morales $28,375
249th William Borsellino $28,375
250th Ugur Mehmet Marangoz $28,375
251st Jack Eachus $28,375
252nd Sol Bergren $28,375
253rd Patrick Poels $28,375
254th Tom Lock $28,375
255th Dat Thien Ly $28,375
256th Harry Varisco $28,375
257th David Claiborne $28,375
258th Norbert Hoelting $28,375
259th John "Hutch" Hutchinson $28,375
260th Hung Khoun "Young Man" Tran $28,375
261st Corlan China $24,365
262nd Kevin Mason $24,365
263rd Carl Olson $24,365
264th Alan Colon $24,365
265th Barry Neville $24,365
266th Anders Rosander $24,365
267th Eamon Grimes $24,365
268th Nathan Kent $24,365
269th Stephen Allen $24,365
270th William McKinney $24,365
271st Anthony Argila $24,365
272nd Marcello Colosimo $24,365
273rd Champie Douglas $24,365
274th Jean-Philippe Piquette $24,365
275th Peter Lawson $24,365
276th Bob "The Coach" Ciaffone $24,365
277th Doug Morgan $24,365
278th William Mkamarek $24,365
279th James Jordan $24,365
280th Leonardo Feinzaig $24,365
281st Russell Prentice $24,365
282nd Anahit Galajian $24,365
283rd Robert Fikac $24,365
284th Eric Miller $24,365
285th Ryan Del Porter $24,365
286th Barbara Enright $24,365
287th Yong In Pak $24,365
288th Andrew Parker $24,365
289th John Brock "Brock" Parker $24,365
290th David Zeitlin $24,365
291st Jerri Thomas $24,365
292nd Peter Campo $24,365
293rd Farzad Rouhani $24,365
294th Andrew Barrett $24,365
295th Christopher Hamlyn $24,365
296th Iwan Jones $24,365
297th John Letts $24,365
298th Jay Goldenberg $24,365
299th William Frymer $24,365
300th Klaus Agesen $24,365
301st Paul "The Marbella Kid" Zimbler $21,070
302nd Corey Cheresnick $21,070
303rd David Mogard $21,070
304th Mike Leslie $21,070
305th Aram Zerounian $21,070
306th Tim Gillig $21,070
307th Robert Chasen $21,070
308th Laurent Wisniec $21,070
309th Daniel Higgins Sellam $21,070
310th Jason Akau $21,070
311th James Sabinas $21,070
312th Jeffrey Flannery $21,070
313th Kirk Schneider $21,070
314th Haakan Waerstad $21,070
315th Michael Deubel $21,070
316th Sam Farha $21,070
317th Thuan Hu Bui $21,070
318th Duncan Bell $21,070
319th Kenneth Gregerson $21,070
320th Phillip Campbell $21,070
321st David Hickman $21,070
322nd Jon Smith $21,070
323rd Richard Lowe $21,070
324th Robert O'Brien $21,070
325th Anthony Williams $21,070
326th Matthew Turner $21,070
327th Jared Gilpin $21,070
328th Adam Joens $21,070
329th William Derrick $21,070
330th Jon Finkel $21,070
331st Russell Barnes $21,070
332nd Matthew Hilger $21,070
333rd Brad Opsahl $21,070
334th Andrew Neister $21,070
335th Greg Amoils $21,070
336th Clint Kreitzmeier $21,070
337th Sunny Camper $21,070
338th Frank Gallas $21,070
339th Daniel Clegg $21,070
340th Jonah Seewald $21,070
341st Kaway Cheung $21,070
342nd Hilbert Shirey $21,070
343rd Andrew Wynn $21,070
344th Raymond Yee $21,070
345th Alex Jagodik $21,070
346th Barry Schwartz $21,070
347th Brian Decater $21,070
348th Steve Hohn $21,070
349th Fred Badger $21,070
350th Robert Binelli $21,070
351st Joe Capps $18,335
352nd Gary Friedlander $18,335
353rd Louis Werman $18,335
354th Tuan Ly $18,335
355th Thomas "Tom" Hammers $18,335
356th Tony O'Hagan $18,335
357th Mark Galasso $18,335
358th Mark McNamara $18,335
359th Keith Donais $18,335
360th Robert Pearson $18,335
361st Lee Salem $18,335
362nd Lee Budin $18,335
363rd Stephen Dunphy $18,335
364th Richard Cohen $18,335
365th Michael Reed $18,335
366th Derek Van Damme $18,335
367th Gene Malatesta $18,335
368th Jose Rabledo $18,335
369th Grant Sbrocco $18,335
370th Richard Tomman $18,335
371st Amir Esfandiary $18,335
372nd Bo Sehlstedt $18,335
373rd David Cleveland $18,335
374th Cameron Hamilton $18,335
375th Kalee Tan $18,335
376th Craig Crivello $18,335
377th Charlie Morris $18,335
378th Karle Wilson $18,335
379th Kerry Petre $18,335
380th James Overman $18,335
381st Joseph Shaffer $18,335
382nd Jeffery Gilroy $18,335
383rd George Alex $18,335
384th Matt Overstreet $18,335
385th Christian Gartner $18,335
386th Daniel Gray $18,335
387th Jr Dalton Polasek $18,335
388th Tracy Scala $18,335
389th Esther Rossi $18,335
390th Evan Schwartz $18,335
391st Joe Monro $18,335
392nd Bradley Helm $18,335
393rd Conrad Stratton $18,335
394th Christopher Lorenzo $18,335
395th Dennis Longoria $18,335
396th Douglas Carli $18,335
397th Joe DiDonato $18,335
398th Kelly Koon $18,335
399th David Arnold $18,335
400th Stephen Rodenbeck $18,335
401st Michael Murphy $16,055
402nd Matthew Parvis $16,055
403rd Oliver Fink $16,055
404th Ryan Hughes $16,055
405th Chad Moore $16,055
406th James Feist $16,055
407th Carrol Hansen $16,055
408th Justin Yu $16,055
409th Matt Vogel $16,055
410th Michael O'Sullivan $16,055
411th Jason "Kicker" Seitz $16,055
412th Stanley Boralskey $16,055
413th Harry Fitzpatrick $16,055
414th Louis Alderton $16,055
415th Yaron Wasserman $16,055
416th Jonathan "Shecky Green" Shecter $16,055
417th Larry Collins $16,055
418th Michael Padilla $16,055
419th Scott Glaze $16,055
420th Thierry Mullin $16,055
421st John William Hopkins $16,055
422nd Michael "Pizza" Davis $16,055
423rd Nikhil Persaud $16,055
424th Bruno Pisa $16,055
425th Chris Grove $16,055
426th Matt Szymaszek $16,055
427th Don Fagan $16,055
428th Justin Budwey $16,055
429th Hooman Nikzad $16,055
430th Franco Brunetti $16,055
431st Mike Russell $16,055
432nd John Harrington $16,055
433rd Tom Peterson $16,055
434th Robert Jarrett $16,055
435th Jason Levine $16,055
436th Tai Tran $16,055
437th Kevin Shackelford $16,055
438th Salvatore Calandra $16,055
439th Mike Collins $16,055
440th Christopher Smith $16,055
441st Sergey Feklisov $16,055
442nd Casey McCarrel $16,055
443rd Casey A Peters $16,055
444th Kirill Gerasimov $16,055
445th Richard Lester $16,055
446th Mark Hylden $16,055
447th Jeff Dziedzic $16,055
448th Ryan McKinney $16,055
449th Henning Frick $16,055
450th Nicholas Venetia $16,055
451st Adam Naglich $14,135
452nd Spencer Thomson $14,135
453rd Pat McCann $14,135
454th Matthew Paucher $14,135
455th Mike Vitullo $14,135
456th Tuan Nguyen $14,135
457th Michael Ewals $14,135
458th Todd Bourgacelt $14,135
459th Clonie Gowen $14,135
460th Sean Walter $14,135
461st Quan Tran $14,135
462nd Raymond Hanson $14,135
463rd Mike Soares $14,135
464th Reuben Peters $14,135
465th Stephen Docter $14,135
466th Juan Raveto $14,135
467th Roger Tichenor $14,135
468th Bradley Craig $14,135
469th Jason Fadness $14,135
470th Charles Waddalena $14,135
471st Gavin Smith $14,135
472nd Robert Norberg $14,135
473rd Doug Briggs $14,135
474th Allan Ripplinger $14,135
475th James Goldstein $14,135
476th Matt Dean $14,135
477th Mitch Schock $14,135
478th Thomas Schreiber $14,135
479th Tyrone Zinman $14,135
480th Howard Mash $14,135
481st Matthew Hawrilenko $14,135
482nd Jeremiah Vinsant $14,135
483rd Bruce Rawdin $14,135
484th Brian Haveson $14,135
485th Kevin Lazzaro $14,135
486th Steven Tague $14,135
487th Francis Harris $14,135
488th Ryan Wimmers $14,135
489th Jean Harlan $14,135
490th Gary Margadonna $14,135
491st Erez Savion $14,135
492nd Igor Yanovsky $14,135
493rd Jimmy Blevins $14,135
494th Derek Leforte $14,135
495th Grant Rist $14,135
496th Christos Psillas $14,135
497th Jonas Lindlof $14,135
498th Theodore Park $14,135
499th Eddy Scharf $14,135
500th William Walter $14,135
501st Robert Jones $12,500
502nd Biagio Desantis $12,500
503rd Kostas Angeloudis $12,500
504th Meng La $12,500
505th Bernd Rygol $12,500
506th Manuel Sanchez $12,500
507th Corey Mandell $12,500
508th Russell Mohr $12,500
509th Jeff Kanow $12,500
510th Sassoon Gavrji $12,500
511th Young Kane $12,500
512th Jordan Marinov $12,500
513th Bruce Hardman $12,500
514th William Flachsbart $12,500
515th Reagan Silber $12,500
516th Matthew Kagan $12,500
517th Kenneth Justin $12,500
518th Guy Calvert $12,500
519th Bill Phipps $12,500
520th Andrew Prock $12,500
521st Elton Beebe $12,500
522nd Peter "Pete the Greek" Vilandos $12,500
523rd Austin Moody $12,500
524th Steven Goldberg $12,500
525th Michael Lawrence $12,500
526th Charles Wey $12,500
527th David Rubia $12,500
528th Mike Beasley $12,500
529th Scott Clements $12,500
530th Bruce "Elvis Senior" Atkinson $12,500
531st John Ward $12,500
532nd Yan Neiman $12,500
533rd Kevin Betsill $12,500
534th Martin Foth $12,500
535th Chris Bane $12,500
536th Troy Wallace $12,500
537th Dan Piccioli $12,500
538th Vincent Favorito $12,500
539th James Solo Courtney $12,500
540th John Bae $12,500
541st Lee Ford $12,500
542nd Sarne Lightman $12,500
543rd Thomas Stanek $12,500
544th Young Phan $12,500
545th Oliver Monteaux $12,500
546th David Taylor $12,500
547th Nicholas Matala $12,500
548th Jalae Henson $12,500
549th Larry McFehee $12,500
550th William Bostley $12,500
551st Duc Nguyen $12,500
552nd Andre Fridll $12,500
553rd Robert Gentile $12,500
554th Nadav Ravid $12,500
555th Donald Delancy $12,500
556th Robert John Kacher $12,500
557th Sergey Khromov $12,500
558th David Anderson $12,500
559th Martin Laliberte $12,500
560th Fred Brown $12,500