Tomas Junek Scores 2012 World Series of Poker Bracelet For Czech Republic
Junek Earns Massive $661,022 Payday
Tomas Junek, a poker pro from Prestavlky, Czech Republic, became the latest winner at the 2012 World Series of Poker when he won event no. 56, the $1,500 no-limit hold’em tournament.
Junek topped a massive field of 2,798 players, banking $661,022 and 1,200 Card Player Player of the Year points.
Junek defeated a final table that included former WSOP main event winner Peter Eastgate, as well as David Borg, who finished runner-up. Other notables with deep runs included Alex Queen, Sam Holden and Will Failla.
Here is a look at the final table results.
|Finish||Player Name||Payout||POY Points|
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|1||Judge: Ivey Didn't Commit Fraud Against Borgata|
|2||ESPN: Kassouf Coolered From WSOP Main Event|
|3||Sands Accused Of Using Housekeepers As Front Gamblers|
|4||Warriors Accomplish Rare Gambling Feat|
|5||Poker Hand of the Week: What's Your Play?|
|6||Hollywood Park Casino's Grand Opening Oct. 21|
|7||Poker Strategy: Taking Advantage Of Loose Play|
|8||NJ Passes Bill To Block Taj Mahal Reopening|
|9||Poker Strategy: Effectively Using Pot and Implied Odds|
|10||Congress To Consider Legalizing Sports Betting|
|1||Josephy Calls Kassouf A Clown On WSOP Broadcast|
|2||Judge: Ivey Didn't Commit Fraud Against Borgata|
|3||Bilzerian Eyes Prop Bet To Recover Poker Losses|
|4||Zachary Smiley Wins WPT Maryland Live! Main Event|
|5||Poker Strategy: Which Hands To Reraise|
|6||ESPN: Kassouf Coolered From WSOP Main Event|
|7||Wynn Says Berman Beat Him Up At Poker|
|8||Poker Strategy: The Preflop Checklist|
|9||Rules Guy: Did William Kassouf Deserve A Penalty?|
|10||Maryland Poker Rooms Rake $2.7M In September|