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Pam Brunson Wins WPT Ladies Night V

She'll Play for $25,000 Seat to WPT Championship


Pam Brunson, the daughter of Doyle, won the $1,070 World Poker Tour Ladies Night V that took place at the Bicycle Casino's Legends of Poker this weekend.

Brunson not only won more than $34,000 by beating out the field of 125, but she also will play in the World Poker Tour Ladies Night Out championship that will be filmed for broadcast. She'll play against Mimi Tran, Linda Johnson, Kristy Gazes, Melissa Hayden, and Joanne "JJ" Lieu. The winner receives a $25,000 seat into the WPT World Championship. The tournament will take place Aug. 31.

The two-day tournament helped benefit the Susan G. Komen for the Cure organization, which received $97 out of every buy-in. The WPT and Hands-On Mobile also each donated $5,000 to the organization.