Tournament Information

Date: Apr 22 - May 18, 1996
Venue: Binions Las Vegas, NV, United States
Event: Omaha 8 or Better (May 3, 1996)
Buy-in: $2,500
Prize: $275,000
Entries: 110

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 Men "The Master" Nguyen $110,000
2nd Matthias Rohnacher $63,250
3rd John Henson $33,000
4th Steve Nixon $19,250
5th Mickey Appleman $15,125
6th Phil "The Poker Brat" Hellmuth $12,375
7th An "The Boss" Tran $9,625
8th Blair Rodman $6,875
9th Sam Grizzle $5,500