Tournament Information

Date: Apr 19 - May 13, 1997
Venue: Binions Las Vegas, NV, United States
Event: Omaha 8 or Better (May 2, 1997)
Buy-in: $3,000
Prize: $363,000
Entries: 121

Other Events

Apr 19, 1997 Limit Hold'em $2,000
Apr 20, 1997 Seven-Card Razz $1,500
Apr 21, 1997 Omaha Limit $1,500
Apr 24, 1997 Seven-Card Stud Split $1,500
Apr 23, 1997 Omaha Pot Limit $1,500
Apr 22, 1997 Seven-Card Stud $1,500
Apr 25, 1997 No Limit Hold'em $2,000
Apr 26, 1997 Omaha 8 or Better $2,000
Apr 27, 1997 Hold'em Pot Limit $2,000
Apr 28, 1997 Seven-Card Stud $2,500
Apr 29, 1997 Omaha Pot Limit $2,500
Apr 30, 1997 Seven-Card Stud Split $2,500
May 3, 1997 Hold'em Pot Limit $3,000
May 2, 1997 Omaha 8 or Better $3,000
May 1, 1997 Limit Hold'em $3,000
May 4, 1997 No Limit Deuce to Seven Draw $5,000
May 5, 1997 No Limit Hold'em $3,000
May 6, 1997 Seven-Card Stud $5,000
May 7, 1997 Limit Hold'em $5,000
May 8, 1997 Women's 7-Card Stud $1,000
May 10 - 13, 1997 No Limit Hold'em World Championship $10,000

Event Results

Place Player Prize GPI PoY 2023
1st Dean Stonier $145,200
2nd John Hom $72,600
3rd Jeff Pierce $36,300
4th Gene Fisher $23,595
5th Jason Gray $18,150
6th Linda Ryke-Drucker $12,705
7th Monte Kouz $9,075
8th Matthias Rohnacher $7,260
9th John Anthony "Miami" Cernuto $5,445
10th Earl Kim $4,356
11th Thomas John "T.J." Cloutier $4,356
12th Jeff Vaughn $4,356
13th Lonnie Heimowitz $3,630
14th Harry Thomas $3,630
15th Ken "Skyhawk" Flaton $3,630
16th Mansour Matloubi $2,904
17th Chris Sontum $2,904
18th Daniel "Dan" Heimiller $2,904