Event #26: $1,000 Pot-Limit Omaha saw a field of 1,293 entries - the biggest non-Texas Hold'em tourney in history. Despite the big player-field, it only took three days of play until a winner had been crowned, Aaron Wallace.
Wallace won his entry to this event through a $175 satellite. According to WSOP.com, the 32-year-old husband and father of two entered the satellite just for a little rest an[...] Read more » 2015 WSOP - Event 26: Aaron Wallace Turns $175 Into Gold Bracelet and $226k!
Well, the gender gap just widened on this but of course congrats to the first timer recreational player who took the crown. It must be a nice experience, I like PLO and Hi/Lo better too than No Limit Holdem and well lookie here, there was a hungarian player on the final table!