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.
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|1||Bilzerian Hires Casey Anthony's Former Attorney|
|2||North Carolina Busts Alleged $20M Gambling Ring|
|3||Bellagio WPT Five Diamond Draws 582 Entries|
|4||Reid: Online Gambling Ban Efforts Next Year|
|5||Mohsin Charania Wins WPT Five Diamond Main Event|
|6||Poker Strategy: Categorizing Recreational Players|
|7||Trump Taj Mahal Gets Last-Minute Reprieve|
|8||Poker Hand of the Week: What's Your Play?|
|9||Web Poker: Alex Luneau Has Rough Week|
|10||Lichtenberger Wins 2014 WPT Alpha8 Bellagio|
|1||Dan Bilzerian Facing Felony Charge In Nevada: Report|
|2||Miss Finland Runs Crazy Bluff On Ronnie Bardah|
|3||Martin Jacobson Talks About His Main Event Win|
|4||Edward Norton: 'Possibility Of Rounders 2'|
|5||Phil Ivey Continues Online Poker Upswing|
|6||Man Robs Bank To Continue Gambling Session|
|7||Here's The Criminal Complaint Against Dan Bilzerian|
|8||Bilzerian Hires Casey Anthony's Former Attorney|
|9||Gus Hansen Returns To Online Poker, Drops $132K|
|10||Online Poker: Phil Ivey Drops $800K|