The World Series of Poker (WSOP) is undoubtedly the biggest poker series out there. The world renowned series which was first hosted in 1970 at Binion’s Horseshoe Casino has now moved to new homes—Bally’s and Paris Las Vegas. Over the years, WSOP only grew from strength to strength and became a force to reckon with amid the rising popularity of the card game. The year 2022 sees the 53rd edition of WSOP running all guns blazing. This is no ordinary action mind you!
WSOP 2022 has many poker stalwarts grinding and has witnessed many new faces clinching their maiden gold bracelets each. There’s nobody on this planet who will dispute WSOP’s reputation and why winning a gold bracelet is a matter of pride. With 88 bracelet events and new additions like the $1,000 Million Dollar Bounty event and $1,000,000 free entry tournament, WSOP 2022 is already proving to be a blockbuster edition. The current edition also has American actor Vince Vaughn playing Master of Ceremonies. In this article we bring to you the list of all WSOP 2022 bracelet winners. Take a look below.
All WSOP 2022 Bracelet Winners
Event #1: $500 Casino Employees No-Limit Hold’em – Kate Kopp – $65,168
Event #2: $100,000 High Roller Bounty No-Limit Hold’em – David Peters – $1,166,810
Tournament of Champions – Benjamin Kaupp – $250,000
Not just the individual bracelet events, WSOP also has Player of the Year (POY) leaderboard in place. There are many notable players in the POY race this year, as is the case with each edition. The coveted POY title has its own charm and if you wish to read more about WSOP 2022 POY and who’s at the top of the leaderboard, click here.
The World Series of Poker is an annual poker fiesta which players from across the world look forward to. It’s not just about the grand event, or the thrill of grinding amongst the best players of the world, it’s about aiming for a gold bracelet and having your name etched in poker history. The tournament series had Rio All Suite Hotel and Casino as its home for 17 glorious years, and the 2022 edition found a new venue on the Las Vegas Strip.
There’s a new bracelet design every year for the Main Event winner, apart from the Player of the Year chase. The Las Vegas Strip is flooded with enthusiastic poker pros, recreational players and legends who only wish to further boost their WSOP bracelet tally. Year after year, the world’s largest poker tournament series is only becoming more prominent and is welcoming more players into its fold.
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