Vanessa Selbst snags a second bracelet
Team PokerStars Pro Vanessa Selbst has won a second gold bracelet and $244,259, by taking down Event 52 - $2,500 10-Game. Selbst is the only woman to win an open WSOP event since winning her first gold bracelet four years ago in a $1,500 PLO event.
Vanessa has cashed for a total of $446,605 at this year’s WSOP and surpassed $5 million in live tournament winnings.
MicroMillions deposit offer from PokerStars
MicroMillions II runs from July 12-22 and PokerStars are offering players a free $3.30 tourney ticket with a deposit of $20 or more using the code ‘MICRO’.
There are over 100 micro-stakes tournaments with a guaranteed prize pool, 27 of which have a $3.30 buy-in. Satellites are running now on PokerStars.
For more info read our previous news: MicroMillions series return in July
A video gets a guy free chance to play in the WSOP Main Event
Daniel "junglemanan" Cates has decided to run a very special contest, where an unknown person would win a free entry to 2012 WSOP Main Event based on their acts of kindness.
After few weeks and hundres of entries to the contest, the final decision has been made and Daniel Sauva has won the Main Event buy-in.
With the help of his female friend Emily, Daniel has run the "Free Hugs" campaign around the London.
“Words cannot possibly describe how incredibly excited, gobsmacked and thankful I am. This is a dream come true. Wait, this is real right? Somebody slap me. Whoop whoop! Vegas baby!”, said Sauva.
You can see the winning video here: