Event #70: $888 Crazy Eights

Georgios Sotiropoulos Looks to Capture Fourth WSOP Gold Bracelet in Event #70: $888 Crazy Eights

Georgios Sotiropoulos

Welcome to the third and final day of Event #70: $888 Crazy Eights.

At 2:00 p.m. local time the final six players will return to battle it out until a winner is crowned.

Starting the day as the chip leader is Leonid Yanovski with a total of 62,200,000. Yanovski has $301,040 in live earnings, winning $66,249 just a few short days ago with his fourth-place finish in Event #72: Mixed No-Limit Hold'em; Pot-Limit Omaha (8-Handed). He will be looking to claim his first World Series Of Poker gold bracelet with a victory in this tournament.

David Moses is coming in with the second-highest chip stack at a total of 49,100,000. Moses has 17 WSOP cashes for a combined $93,975, plus one WSOP Circuit gold ring. Moses is looking to add his first gold bracelet to his resume today.

Three-time champion Georgios Sotiropoulos bagged 21,800,000 in chips and after claiming his third bracelet just one week ago in Event #65: Mini Main Event No-Limit Hold'em (freezeout); he is looking for a repeat.

The remaining six players are all guaranteed a payout of $79,888 but all eyes will be on that first-place prize of $888,888 along with the shiny WSOP gold bracelet. Action will resume with blinds of 1,000,000/2,000,000 with an ante of 2,000,000.

Final Table Seat Draw

TableSeatPlayerChip CountBig Blinds
4301Georgios Sotiropoulos21,800,00011
4302Paul Fehlig48,700,00024
4303Leonid Yanovski62,200,00031
4304Timo Kamphues7,400,0004
4305Sejin Park14,600,0007
4306David Moses49,100,00025

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