Final Table Takedown: Grant Hinkle Captures First Ring and Biggest WSOP Circuit Event of the Season
by Craig Tapscott | Published: Mar 15, 2017
Grant Hinkle is a graduate of the University of Kansas and works as a marketing professional for a technology firm. Online, he has won many events including a $200 limit hold’em Full Tilt Online Poker Series (FTOPS) event for $145,000. Last year he placed fifth in the River Poker Series for $207,669. In 2008 he made a poker player’s dream come true when he won a World Series of Poker bracelet in event no. 2 for $831,000. He competes regularly in medium-stakes limit cash games, both live and online. Hinkle has a total of $1.6 million in live career tournament cashes. Event: World Series of Poker Circuit Choctaw Main Event Players: 1451 Entry: $1,500 First Prize: $375,427 Finish: 1st Key Concepts: Hand ranges; Independent Chip Model; Stack sizes; Table dynamics Craig Tapscott: Set this final table hand up for us Grant. Grant Hinkle: The first hand is one that I lost and isn’t ...
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