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Top 10 Achievements at the 2010 World Series of Poker

by Card Player News Team |  Published: Aug 20, 2010


The World Series of Poker put up record numbers in 2010. The event set all-time records in attendance (72,966), total prize pools ($187,109,850), and countries represented (117). There were many memorable achievements, as well. Card Player invites you to take a look at the top 10 achievements of the summer, to tide you over to the main-event final table in November. 1. Michael Mizrachi Wins $50,000 Players Championship With Brother Robert Finishing Fifth By Ryan Lucchesi Two siblings appearing at the same final table is an uncommon occurrence at the WSOP. It has happened only three times since 1970. Annie Duke and Howard Lederer finished sixth and ninth, respectively, in a $1,500 pot-limit hold’em event in 1995, and brothers Ross and Barny Boatman finished seventh and ninth, respectively, in a $1,500 pot-limit Omaha rebuy event in 2002. Michael and Robert Mizrachi made it three sets of siblings when the younger ...

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