2021 World Series of Poker

Event #59: $1,000 Tag Team
Day: 2
Event Info

2021 World Series of Poker

Final Results
Mike Ruter - Samy Dighlawi
Winning Hand
Event Info
Prize Pool
Level Info
100,000 / 200,000
Players Info - Day 2
Players Left

Team Newman Leads Final 10 in Event #59: $1,000 Tag Team

Level 22 : 10,000/25,000, 25,000 ante
Michael Newman - Robert Ormont
Michael Newman - Robert Ormont

Day 2 has wrapped up in Event #59: $1,000 Tag Team with 10 teams remaining and Team Newman bagging the chip lead. Michael Newman and Robert Ormont will head into the third and final day of the tournament with a stack of 2,960,000, in front of duos Tomer Wolf and David Landell (1,900,000) and Mike Ruter and Samy Dighlawi (1,700,000).

Other teams that survived Day 2 include Team Erdwurm, Team Babbitt, and the father-daughter duo of Amanda Botfeld and David Botfeld.

Unofficial Final Table Seat Draw

 1Zachary Erdwurm - Steven Jones850,000
 2Michael Newman - Robert Ormont2,960,000
 3Alfie Adam - Vidur Sethi1,315,000
 4Tomer Wolf - David Landell1,900,000
 5Amanda Botfeld - David Botfeld790,000
 6Holly Babbitt - Michael Babbitt1,345,000
 7Benjamin Miner - Dmitriy Uskach1,065,000
 8Mike Ruter - Samy Dighlawi1,700,000
 9Mike Lutz - Matt Krebs430,000
 10Scott Johnston - Bob Fisher455,000

The duo of Jeff Platt and Brent Hanks made it deep in the day and were eliminated in 27th place when they ran pocket kings into the pocket aces of Team Wolf. Melanie Weisner and Xuan Liu of Team Weisner made it to the final two tables but were sent home in 18th place when their king-queen couldn’t fare against the ace-ten of Team Erdwurm.

Other partnerships that didn’t make it through the day include Mike Watson and Sarah Goddard, Asi Moshe and Uri Yochelman, and Stephen Song and Brock Wilson.

Day 3 will commence on Tuesday, Oct. 2 at 2 p.m. Pacific Time and will play down to a winning team. Each member of the winning team will earn $56,683 and a WSOP bracelet.

Stay tuned as the PokerNews live reporting team will be back tomorrow to report on the tournament action.

Tags: Asi MosheBrent HanksBrock WilsonMelanie WeisnerMike WatsonStephen SongXuan Liu