A total of 4 days of play was scheduled for this event, but it unexpectedly ended one day early when a Californian poker pro bested his remaining three opponents at the final table to earn his very first gold bracelet after winning Event #8 of the 2019 WSOP.
2019 WSOP Event #8: $10,000 Short Deck NLHE
Date: June 2 to June 5, 2019 (ended June 4)
Prize pool: $1,071,600
Alex Epstein outlasted a player field of 114 to take home the prize money worth $296,227! This is also his very first score at the WSOP.
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