On December 14, the Wynn Winter Classic $400 NLH $40K GTD event took place. The tournament drew 179 runners and offered up a $61,755 prize pool to the top 20 finishers.
Among those to cash but fall short of the final table was Darryll Shock (19th - $858), Randy Purdy (15th - $1,061), and final table bubble girl Carol Harmon (10th - $1,366).
The tournament came to an end when Ryan Hughes defeated Zachary Vuong in heads-up play to claim the title, trophy, and top prize of $17,080.
$400 NLH $40K GTD Final Table Results
|1||Ryan Hughes||Payson, Arizona||$17,080|
|2||Zachary Vuong||Houston, Texas||$10,258|
|3||Haribhai Gopaul||Corpus Christi, Texas||$6,614|
|4||Jeff Scuzinski||Las Vegas, Nevada||$4,533|
|5||Alan Goulder||Cliafrin Falls, Ohio||$3,38|
|6||Sara Cholhagian||Las Vegas, Nevada||$2,640|
|7||John Han||Nogales, Arizona||$2,163|
|8||Randy Dang||La Grande Park, Illinois||$1,834|