Highlights from the 2019 WSOP: Week 4
Our news roundup of Week 4 of the 2019 World Series of Poker is sponsored by 888poker.
First up Jeopardy! star James Holzhauer showed up to the 2019 WSOP to play the $1K Tag Team Event with Mike Sexton.
The list of winner’s from Week 4 of the World Series of Poker are:
Jonas Lauck, $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em Super Turbo Bounty
Kevin Gerhart, $1500 Razz
Santiago Soriano, $800 No-Limit Hold'em Deepstack
Dash Dudley, $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Championship.
Yuri Dzivielevski,aka “thenerdguy”, $2,500 Mixed Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better, Seven Card Stud Hi-Lo 8 or Better Online Jiyoung Kim , Ladies No-Limit Hold'em Championship
John Hennigan defeated Negrenau heads up in the $10,000 Seven Card Stud Championship. Michael Blake won the $1K Super Seniors No Limit Hold em tournament.
We had two ONLINE bracelet events last week.
Jason "TheBigGift" Gooch won the $1,000 WSOP.com ONLINE No-Limit Hold'em Double Stack
And it was Dan ‘centrfieldr’ Lupo who won the $500 WSOP.com ONLINE No-Limit Hold'em Turbo Deepstack
Loren Klein won his FOURTH bracelet in the $2500 Mixed Big Bet.
Asi Moshe won the $1500 No Limit Hold’Em Bounty tournament.
Aristeidis Moschonas won the $600 Mixed No-Limit Hold'em / Pot-Limit Omaha Deepstack.
And last week FOUR well-known and well-respected poker payers took home their first WSOP bracelet.
Ismael Bojang won the $1,500 Pot-Limit Omaha event.
Luke Schwartz took down the $10,000 Limit 2-7 Lowball Triple Draw Championship Event.
Ari Engel can finally add a WSOP bracelet to his NINE WSOP circuit rings. Engel won the $2500 No-Limit Hold’Em event.
Finally, Stephen Chidwick defeated a field of 278 players in the $25,000 Pot Limit Omaha High Roller Event for a massive first place prize of just over $1.6 million.
Oliver Biles chatted with Jon Pardy about his transition from the winner of Big Brother Canada to professional poker player
Sarah Herring had a very honest Q&A with Twitch poker streamer Vanessa Kade.
We also had a Vlogger on Vlogger interview between Oliver Biles and Jaman Burton
Finally, the nominees for the Poker Hall of Fame were announced last week. Up to 2 nominees will be selected and inducted into the Poker Hall of Fame Class of 2019. Those lists of finalists are CHRIS BJORIN, DAVID CHIU. ELI ELEZRA. ANTONIO ESFANDIARI, CHRIS FERGUSON, TED FORREST, MIKE MATUSOW, CHRIS MONEYMAKER, DAVID OPPENHEIM, and HUCK SEED
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