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Player of the Years

Andrew Frankenberger Joins Player of the Year Top 10

by Ryan Lucchesi |  Published: Nov 26, 2010


The 2010 World Poker Tour Festa al Lago $10,000 no-limit hold’em main event was more about what didn’t happen than what did happen in terms of the Card Player 2010 Player of the Year (POY) race. It did, by any account, provide current leader Dwyte Pilgrim quite the sweat, as many top contenders were in a good position to make up some ground on him. There also was one new addition to the top 10 as a result of this marquee event. Two of the near-miss players failed to make the final table, but cashed in the event. POY contender Thomas Marchese finished 35th and took home $16,120 in prize money, taking his tournament earnings for the year to $1,824,943. Marchese still sits in second place with 5,366 points. Jared Jaffee finished in 23rd place ($19,344), which was good for 51 points. That puts Jaffee in seventh place with a ...

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