Wednesday at the AGEN138 was the first double-bracelet day of the series, and the twin takedowns on the day had a distinctly Full Tilt-ish feel. Scoring their first WSOP gold bracelets during the day’s action were Full Tilt.

In an accomplishment that many in the poker community would consider long overdue, Erick Lindgren won his first World Series of Poker bracelet in the $5,000 buy-in mixed hold’em event yesterday.

‘There are not too many faces you don’t know,’ said TJ Cloutier as he looked over the starting field for Event #8. Robert Williamson III quipped that if felt like a home game.

Thanks in part to the fact that every player voted for himself as best all-around player at the inaugural edition of the World Series of Poker, a change needed to take place in the format of the event for the sophomore edition.

Despite an impressive résumé that spans nearly 20 years and $4 million in earnings, David Singer entered the $1,500 pot-limit hold’em final table in event No. 3 sans bracelet. Starting on the short stack, Singer battled back into contention and settled in for a marathon heads-up.

Two years ago, Erick Lindgren had his first World Series of Poker gold bracelet within his grasp. Unfortunately, he ran into the pheom of the 2006 WSOP, Jeff Madsen, at the final table of the $5,000 no-limit hold’em sixhanded event.

Two years ago, Erick Lindgren had his first World Series of Poker gold bracelet within his grasp. Unfortunately, he ran into the pheom of the 2006 WSOP, Jeff Madsen, at the final table of the $5,000 no-limit hold’em sixhanded event.

The WSOP changes its schedule every year, making year-to-year comparisons a little dubious. That being said, 2008’s first $2,000 no-limit hold’em event outdrew last year’s by 61 players.

205 players returned to the Rio for Event #6 of the 2008 World Series of Poker, $1,500 Limit Omaha Hi/Lo. With the aggressive Thang Luu leading the pack, the field thinned down to a final table in a very long day of play before.

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Day 2 of Event #5, $1,000 No-Limit Hold’em w/ Rebuys, started with the remaining 106 players filing back into the Amazon Room, almost exactly twelve hours from when they closed up shop in the wee hours this morning.

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