Tournament Information

Date: May 28 - Jul 16, 2008
Venue: Rio Hotel and Casino Las Vegas, NV, United States
Event: No Limit Hold'em (Jun 26 - 28, 2008)
Buy-in: $5,000
Prize: $3,783,500
Entries: 805

Other Events

May 30 - Jun 1, 2008 World Championship Pot Limit Hold'em $10,000
May 31 - Jun 3, 2008 No Limit Hold'em $1,500
Jun 2 - 4, 2008 Pot Limit Hold'em $1,500
Jun 2 - 4, 2008 Limit/No Limit Hold'em $5,000
Jun 3 - 5, 2008 No Limit Hold'em $1,000
Jun 3 - 5, 2008 Omaha Hi/Lo $1,500
Jun 4 - 6, 2008 No Limit Hold'em $2,000
Jun 4 - 6, 2008 World Championship 8-Game $10,000
Jun 5 - 7, 2008 Short-handed No Limit Hold'em $1,500
Jun 5 - 7, 2008 Omaha/Seven Card Stud Hi/Lo $2,500
Jun 6 - 8, 2008 No Limit Hold'em - Shootout $5,000
Jun 6 - 8, 2008 Limit Hold'em $1,500
Jun 7 - 9, 2008 No Limit Hold'em $2,500
Jun 7 - 9, 2008 World Championship Seven Card Stud $10,000
Jun 8 - 10, 2008 No Limit Hold'em - Ladies World Championship Event $1,000
Jun 8 - 10, 2008 Omaha Hi/Lo $2,000
Jun 9 - 11, 2008 No Limit Hold'em - Shootout $1,500
Jun 9 - 11, 2008 No Limit Deuce to Seven Draw $5,000
Jun 10 - 12, 2008 Pot Limit Omaha $1,500
Jun 10 - 12, 2008 Limit Hold'em $2,000
Jun 11 - 13, 2008 No Limit Hold'em $5,000
Jun 11 - 13, 2008 H.O.R.S.E. $3,000
Jun 12 - 14, 2008 No Limit Hold'em $2,000
Jun 12 - 14, 2008 Pot Limit Hold'em/Omaha $2,500
Jun 13 - 15, 2008 World Championship Heads Up No Limit Hold'em $10,000
Jun 13 - 15, 2008 Seven Card Razz $1,500
Jun 14 - 16, 2008 No Limit Hold'em $1,500
Jun 14 - 17, 2008 Pot Limit Omaha $5,000
Jun 15 - 17, 2008 No Limit Hold'em $3,000
Jun 15 - 18, 2008 World Championship Limit Hold'em $10,000
Jun 16 - 18, 2008 No Limit Hold'em $2,500
Jun 17 - 19, 2008 No Limit Hold'em $1,500
Jun 17 - 19, 2008 World Championship Seven Card Stud Hi/Lo $5,000
Jun 18 - 20, 2008 Pot Limit Omaha $1,500
Jun 18 - 20, 2008 Seven Card Stud $1,500
Jun 19 - 21, 2008 No Limit Hold'em $1,500
Jun 19 - 21, 2008 World Championship Omaha Hi/Lo Split $10,000
Jun 20 - 22, 2008 Pot Limit Hold'em $2,000
Jun 21 - 23, 2008 No Limit Hold'em $1,500
Jun 22 - 24, 2008 Limit/No Limit Hold'em $1,500
Jun 25 - 29, 2008 H.O.R.S.E. $50,000
Jun 23 - 25, 2008 No Limit Hold'em - Seniors World Championship $1,000
Jun 24 - 26, 2008 Pot Limit Omaha Hi/Lo $1,500
Jun 25 - 27, 2008 No Limit Hold'em $1,000
Jun 22 - 24, 2008 Deuce to Seven Triple Draw $2,500
Jun 26 - 28, 2008 No Limit Hold'em $5,000
Jun 26 - 28, 2008 Seven Card Stud Hi/Lo $1,500
Jun 27 - 29, 2008 No Limit Hold'em $2,000
Jun 28 - 30, 2008 No Limit Hold'em $1,500
Jun 29 - Jul 1, 2008 World Championship Pot Limit Omaha $10,000
Jun 29 - Jul 1, 2008 H.O.R.S.E. $1,500
Jun 30 - Jul 2, 2008 No Limit Hold'em $1,500
Jul 1 - 3, 2008 Limit Hold'em - Shootout $1,500
Jul 2, 2008 Media Event
Jul 2, 2008 Ante Up For Africa Charity Event $5,000
Jul 3 - Nov 10, 2008 World Championship No Limit Hold'em $10,000
Jul 7 - 8, 2008 No Limit Hold'em - Casino Employees Event $500
Jul 1 - 2, 2008 ALL IN Energy Invitiational Poker Tournament $500

Event Results

Place Player Prize GPI PoY 2019
1st Joe Commisso $911,855
2nd Richard Lyndaker $570,551
3rd Edward Ochana $368,891
4th Sam Trickett $245,927
5th Thomas Lutz $174,041
6th Davidi "Kitbul" Kitai $120,693
7th Emanuel "Will" Failla $82,858
8th Jimmy Wong $82,858
9th Steve Ware $63,941
10th Bryan Pope $63,941
11th Alex Jacob $45,023
12th Leo Kam $45,023
13th Jesper Petersen $31,781
14th Jason Gray $31,781
15th Paul Foltyn $31,781
16th Bertrand "ElkY" Grospellier $31,781
17th Martin Wiklund $31,781
18th Joanne "JJ" Liu $31,781
19th Robert Forsman $26,106
20th Ferit Gabriellson $26,106
21st Riku Koivurinne $26,106
22nd Unknown Player $26,106
23rd Magnus Persson $26,106
24th Keith "The Camel" Hawkins $26,106
25th Christopher Kline $20,430
26th Maurizio Biasini $20,430
27th Andrey Zaichenko $20,430
28th Shannon "BLUFFforRENT" Shorr $20,430
29th Ray Henson $20,430
30th Elliot Smith $20,430
31st Ryan Daut $16,647
32nd Steven Weusten $16,647
33rd David Farber $16,647
34th Chris Dombrowski $16,647
35th Bryn Kenney $16,647
36th Christo Viassis $16,647
37th Philip Sparta $14,377
38th Nikolay Evdakov $14,377
39th Tony Hachem $14,377
40th Yuri ten Bokkel $14,377
41st Keith Tilston $14,377
42nd Richard Murnick $14,377
43rd Craig Duffy $12,107
44th Greg Pierson $12,107
45th Patryk Hildebranski $12,107
46th Edward Martin $12,107
47th Darrell "Gigabet" Dicken $12,107
48th Mikael Hogbom $12,107
49th Jonathan " " Aguiar $10,972
50th Eugene "Gene" Todd $10,972
51st Jason Mercier $10,972
52nd Benjamin Hamnett $10,972
53rd Michael McClain $10,972
54th James Burgoine $10,972
55th Adam Elpayaa $9,837
56th Cliff Pappas $9,837
57th Michael Goldberg $9,837
58th William Elliot $9,837
59th Aaron Wilt $9,837
60th Eric Mutrie $9,837
61st Jens Kläning $9,080
62nd Nathan Sumrall $9,080
63rd Ken Einiger $9,080
64th Nick Binger $9,080
65th Dan Shak $9,080
66th Michael Glasser $9,080
67th Alexander Millar $8,323
68th Jonathan Heath $8,323
69th Glen Chorny $8,323
70th Devin Lake $8,323
71st Robert Eckstut $8,323
72nd Richard "Chufty" Ashby $8,323
73rd Philip Yeh $8,323
74th Chris McCormack $8,323
75th Alan Peter Smurfit $8,323
76th Frederick Halling $8,323
77th Alan Adler $8,323
78th Steven Goosen $8,323