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Anthony Gregg Wins $4.8 Million In ‘One Drop’ High Roller Event At World Series Of Poker

Brian Yoon Scores $663,727 In ‘Little One For One Drop’ Rebuy

by Brian Pempus |  Published: Aug 07, 2013

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There wasn’t a $1 million buy-in at the 2013 World Series of Poker in Las Vegas, but there were plenty of fireworks thanks to the special “One Drop” tournaments. The first such event of the summer was a $111,111 buy-in, which was won by longtime Maryland poker pro Anthony Gregg. He beat out an elite field of 166. The “Little One for One Drop,” a $1,111 buy-in rebuy that attracted 4,756 entrants, started about a week later and was won by Brian Yoon, who hails from California. Gregg captured about $4.8 million, while Yoon scooped $663,727. Both events had part of their prize pools go to the One Drop charity, championed by Cirque du Soleil founder Guy Laliberté. The $1 million buy-in One Drop tournament is expected to return in 2014. Here’s a look at Gregg and Yoon’s respective roads to victory. Anthony Gregg’s First Career Bracelet During the late ...


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