Tournament Information

Date: May 28 - Jul 16, 2008
Venue: Rio Hotel and Casino Las Vegas, NV, United States
Buy-in: $10,000
Prize: $2,406,400
Entries: 453

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 Kenny "The Kid" Tran $539,056
2nd Alec Torelli $336,896
3rd Vanessa Selbst $108,288
4th Jonathan Jaffe $108,288
5th Lyle Berman $54,144
6th Gavin Griffin $54,144
7th Brandon Adams $54,144
8th Robert Mizrachi $54,144
9th David Williams $36,096
10th Michael McNeil $36,096
11th Michael "The Grinder" Mizrachi $36,096
12th Roman Paradiso $36,096
13th John Gabe Patgorski $36,096
14th Emil Patel $36,096
15th Jonas Entin $36,096
16th Scott Montgomery $36,096
17th Matt Giannetti $21,657
18th Erick Lindgren $21,657
19th Brian Roberts $21,657
20th David Podgurski $21,657
21st Jean-Claude Moussa $21,657
22nd Andy Black $21,657
23rd Jason Rosenkrantz $21,657
24th Alex Jacob $21,657
25th Isaac Haxton $21,657
26th Evan Sofer $21,657
27th Thomas Lutz $21,657
28th Michael Banducci $21,657
29th Alexander Kostritsyn $21,657
30th Sam "Ihsan" Farha $21,657
31st Dani Stern $21,657
32nd Cliff Cantor $21,657
33rd Randall Brueckner $14,438
34th Nam Thien Le $14,438
35th Justin "ZeeJustin" Bonomo $14,438
36th Ryan Young $14,438
37th Guillaume de la Gorce $14,438
38th Justin Cuong Van "J.C." Tran $14,438
39th Anna Wroblewski $14,438
40th Raymond Travis Rice $14,438
41st Erik Pettersson $14,438
42nd Theo Tran $14,438
43rd Joe Patrick $14,438
44th Brian Powell $14,438
45th Philip "OMGClayAiken" Galfond $14,438
46th Patrick White $14,438
47th Ketul Nathwani $14,438
48th Lex Veldhuis $14,438
49th Dustin "Neverwin" Woolf $14,438
50th Dustin Dorrance-Bowman $14,438
51st Chris "Jesus" Ferguson $14,438
52nd Jonas Danielsson $14,438
53rd Antonio "The Magician" Esfandiari $14,438
54th Jesse McGinty $14,438
55th Mark Teltscher $14,438
56th Justin Adams $14,438
57th Sirous Jamshidi $14,438
58th Chris Bush $14,438
59th Blake Cahail $14,438
60th Clonie Gowen $14,438
61st Antoine Berube $14,438
62nd Max Katz $14,438
63rd Marc Fratter $14,438
64th Carlos "The Matador" Mortensen $14,438