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2017 World Series of Poker Quiz #2: Fantastic Finishes

06-10-2017 5579 responses Top results

They've made it through another week of exciting tournament poker at the 2017 World Series of Poker, highlighted by numerous fanastic finishes and the awarding of several more WSOP gold bracelets. And there's still more than a month to go!

Time again for another 2017 WSOP Quiz testing how well you've been following the latest action from the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino. Eight multiple-choice questions follow — see how many you can answer correctly.

Get six of eight right and earn a passing grade, and when you're done check out the "Top results" to see how fantastic you finished. You'll see your username if logged in to your PokerNews account. If you don't have an account already, you can click here to get one.

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Question 1

Doug Polk earned the bracelet and a huge $3,686,865 first prize in Event #6: High Roller for One Drop - $111,111 No-Limit Hold’em. Who earned just over $2.27 million for finishing runner-up?

Question 2

Jesse Martin won his second career bracelet in Event #7: $2,500 Mixed Triple Draw Lowball, a tournament that involved playing three different games -- deuce-to-seven triple draw, Badugi, and _____________.

Question 3

Who topped a field of 154 -- and Daniel Negreanu heads-up -- in the $10,000 Omaha Hi-Lo Championship (Event #9) to win his second career WSOP bracelet?

Question 4

Nipun Java and Aditya Sushant won Event #10: $1,000 Tag Team No-Limit Hold’em, becoming the first players from which country to win WSOP bracelets?

Question 5

This player won a $50,000 H.O.R.S.E. event back in 2009, and collected his second career bracelet this week by winning another mixed-game tournament, Event #11: $1,500 Dealers Choice 6-Handed.

Question 6

David Pham won his third WSOP bracelet this week in Event #12: No-Limit Hold’em. What is Pham’s nickname?

Question 7

Which former WSOP Player of the Year won a bracelet this week?

Question 8

Finally, last night Adrian Mateos won the Event #15: $10,000 Heads Up No-Limit Hold’em Championship. The player finishing runner-up also took second in the same event last year. Who was he?

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