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The 10 Best Performances of the World Series of Poker 2009

by Stephen A. Murphy |  Published: Oct 01, 2009


It was a year for the ages. Four players won multiple bracelets, pros took down a majority of the events offered, and these players stunned and amazed the gallery with their accomplishments. 10. David Bach Wins Marathon Final Table at the $50,000 H.O.R.S.E. Championship There may have only been 95 players in this year’s $50,000 H.O.R.S.E. event, but you’d be hard-pressed to find a tougher field. The world’s best players, with more than 100 bracelets between them, anted up for the “players championship” to crown an overall winner. The winner that emerged from that field? First time bracelet winner David Bach. Bach was no stranger to the World Series, having made a final table in a bracelet event in each of the past four years. But this was the first time he finally took one down, earning over $1.27 million for his win. What was particularly noteworthy about Bach’s win ...

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