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Kory Kilpatrick Wins World Series of Poker $3,000 No-Limit Hold'em Shootout

Kilpatrick Earns First Gold Bracelet And $254,891 First-Place Prize


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The World Series of Poker $3,000 no-limit hold’em shootout event drew 389 players, creating a total prize pool of $1,061,970. Players were tasked with winning an initial nine or ten-handed table to make the money, followed by a four-handed table to make the final table of 10.

After three long days of action, Memphis, Tennessee’s Kory Kilpatrick emerged with the victory over a tough final table that included Narendra Banwari (10th), Dylan Linde (9th), Taylor Paur (7th), Phil Galfond (6th), Chris Bell (5th) and Eric Wasserson (2nd).

“There were really no bad players here, everyone played solid,” said Kilpatrick. “I was really focused and I was really feeling it today. It feels great.”

Kilpatrick earned his first WSOP gold bracelet and the first-place prize of $254,891. He now has $687,000 in career tournament earnings.

Here is a look at the final table results.

Place Player Winnings POY Points
1 Kory Kilpatrick $254,891 900
2 Eric Wasserson $157,490 750
3 Noah Bronstein $115,659 600
4 Jackduyph Duong $85,616 450
5 Chris Bell $63,877 375
6 Phil Galfond $48,043 300
7 Taylor Paur $36,414 225
8 Michael Stonehill $27,812 150
9 Dylan Linde $21,409 75

*Photo courtesy of the WSOP

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