The 2012 World Series of Poker Main Event Final Table is set. The nine players are on a three-month hiatus and will find their way back to Las Vegas in October to play for the diamond-encrusted bracelet and the $8.5 million first-place prize.
Greg Merson, 25, is a professional poker player from Laurel, Maryland. Merson already has one WSOP bracelet, that he won in Event #57: $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em — Six Handed at the 2012 WSOP. Including the $754,798 he is guaranteed for at least ninth place at the 2012 WSOP Main Event Final Table, he has just over $2 million in live tournament cashes.