UK Pokernews Roundup: Darren Woods and Michael Greco Near WSOP Final Tables, and more

Darren Woods

Darren Woods Nears Event #29: $10,000 Limit Hold'em Championship Final

Another Brit is a stones throw away from a high profile WSOP final table as Darren Woods is 5th out of the last 13 in the Event #29: $10,000 Limit Hold'em Championship. Not much is known about Woods but he is holding his own in a tough field that still includes David Baker, Michael Mizrachi and Brock Parker. They will play down to a winner tonight where one man will walk away with $425,969.

A limit hold’em bracelet would mean a hold’em clean sweep for the Brits this year as we already boast a No Limit and a Pot Limit strap in 2010. Woods from Lincolnshire would be an overnight superstar were he to take this event down, find out how he does via our Event #29: $10,000 Limit Hold'em Championship Live Updates tonight.

Top Chip Counts
1 Kyle Ray 643,000
2 Daniel Idema 634,000
3 Jameson Painter 574,000
4 Dave Baker 542,000
5 Darren Woods 529,000
6 Matt Keikoan 418,000
7 Simon Morris 364,000
8 Brock Parker 351,000
9 Zvi Groysman 278,000
10 Anh Van Nguyen 274,000

Michael Greco Still in Event #28: $2,500 Pot-Limit Omaha on Final Day

Another UK player literally a few players away from a final table is actor turned poker pro Michael Greco. The former Eastenders star is 12th of 12 in Event #28: $2,500 Pot-Limit Omaha going into the final day today. He may be short stacked but he will be no underdog today, not only has he already made a WSOP final table in his career he has multiple high profile PLO tournament results including a win at the Irish Open.

Its $315,311 to the winner, and of course the bracelet. Find out how Beppe, we mean Michael, gets on today at our Event #28: $2,500 Pot-Limit Omaha Live Updates.

1 Miguel Proulx 877,000
2 Patrick Hanoteau 824,000
3 Loren Klein 470,000
4 Karl Gal 458,000
5 Joerg Engels 405,000
6 Dilyan Kovachev 339,000
7 Trevor Pope 261,000
8 Matthew Reed 253,000
9 Tommy Le 213,000
10 Joe Serock 185,000
11 Stephane Tayar 102,000
12 Michele Greco 100,000

Michael Greco
Michael Greco

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