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2015 WSOP: Andre Boyer Wins Event #34: $1,500 Split Format

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Posted on Monday, June 22, 2015 by "T".

Canada's Andre Boyer picked up his second World Series of Poker bracelet and $250,483 after besting a field of 873 players over four days of play in Event #34: $1,500 Split Format Hold'em!

Boyer, a 72-year-old retired businessman, won his first bracelet 10 years ago in the $3,000 No Limit Hold'em event, earning $682,810. He defeated a final table that included John Duthie and Matthew Glantz, who Boyer defeated heads-up.

According to wikipedia, Boyer's first cash at the WSOP came in 1996, and the same year he made it to the final table in the $10,000 No Limit Hold'em Main Event, where he finished 6th for $97,500 (Huck Seed won the tournament). He also cashed in the 2007 Main Event, earning $29,883 for his 434th place finish.

OTHER IN-THE-MONEY FINISHERS:

Aside from the final table finishers, other gold bracelet winning players and notables who cashed included - Alex Kravcheno (59th), poker author and historian Jim McManus (57th), John Reading (54th), and Jordan Smith (46th)

 

Winner info:

Name: Andre Boyer
Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec (Canada)
Age: 72
Current Residence: Montreal, Quebec (Canada)
Marital Status: Married
Children: 3
Profession: Retired Businessman
Number of WSOP Cashes: 29
Number of WSOP Final Table Appearances: 9
Number of WSOP Gold Bracelet Victories: 2
Best Previous WSOP Finish: 1st (2005)
Total WSOP Earnings: $1,269,364
Personal Facts: Boyer's first WSOP cash was back in 1996

 

 


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2 comments for "2015 WSOP: Andre Boyer Wins Event #34: $1,500 Split Format"

 doubletop7776/22/2015 8:36:21 AM GMT
Many congratulations to Andre Boyer on winning this event and the first place prize money of $250,483. This guy has been a fine poker player for many years and its great to see him win his second bracelet
 bowie19847/18/2015 11:12:12 PM GMT
This is my retirement plan too. I would take my residence up in Vegas, bet on the NFL and the NBA during the season and play at the WSOP during summer. Now I need some bulletproof funds to cover 'my future expenses' and some talent to actually reach this point of my life at all. Big Smile

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