The last event before the main event in WSOP Europe was the HORSE tournament, with a field of 165 poker players. And the winner was Theo Jorgensen from Copenhagen, Denmark. He is a 36 year old poker pro, and won the heads-up against Sorel Mizzi who was a betfair sponsored player. The first prize was £218,626, and this was Theo Jorgensens second WSOP final table in his poker career. Last time he sat down at the final table in a WSOP event was 2007, in The world championship of Seven Card Stud. That time he was placed 5th, and the final winner that time was Chris Reslock. Phil Ivey sat at that final table aswell. That time Theo Jorgensen won $46,530, so it was a bit more money this time. Theo Jorgensen is now the third danish who won a bracelet in WSOP, the other players is Jesper Hougaard and Jan Sorensen.
In this HORSE tournament Chris Ferguson ended at 7th place, with a winning of £33,000. Chris Ferguson is one of the best players ever, with five WSOP bracelets, and he won the WSOP main event in 2000. It was him and T.J. Cloutier in a heads-up, and Fersuson won the tournament and 1.5 million dollars.
Now it´s time for the main event in WSOP Europe, and this started Saturday the 27th September. The buy-in to this event is £10,350, and the winner will be crowned at this Thursday, October 2nd.
Don´t forget to follow the EPT London that starts October 1st. Some of the greatest players will be attending. Pokerstars team will be there with names like Daniel Negreanu, Chris Moneymaker, Joe Hachem and Barry Greenstein.