Tournament Information

Date: Apr 22 - May 18, 1996
Venue: Binions Las Vegas, NV, United States
Event: No Limit Hold'em (Apr 29, 1996)
Buy-in: $1,500
Prize: $607,500
Entries: 405

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 John Morgan $227,815
2nd George Githens $115,425
3rd Bobby Hoff $57,713
4th Duane "Dewey" Tomko $39,488
5th Hans "Tuna" Lund $27,338
6th Buddy Williams $21,263
7th Phil "Doc" Earle $15,188
8th Carl Walsh $12,150
9th Ed Hill $9,112
10th Thomas Sparks $7,290
11th Eli Balas $7,290
12th Angelo Papakostas $7,290
13th Pat Callihan $6,075
14th Quinton Nixon $6,075
15th Don Kidder $6,075
16th Billy "Boston" Duarte $4,860
17th Lucy Rokach $4,860
18th Humberto Brenes $4,860
19th Bruddy Jordan $3,037
20th David Baxter $3,037
21st Dave Crunkleton $3,037
22nd Alan Green $3,037
23rd Bob Loar $3,037
24th Robert Hull $3,037
25th John Bonetti $3,037
26th Jay Moriarty $3,037
27th Randal Heeb $1,519
28th Ray Hall $1,518