Aaron Van Blarcum became the winner of Legends of Poker Main Event tournament of 18th WPT series. He beat the players pool composed of 520 entries and won $474,390.
The victory at Legends of Poker Main Event became the biggest in offline poker for Aaron Van Blarcum.
Aaron commented the situation after his winning:
“It feels great. I planned on playing in six of these [WPTs] this year and this was the first one, so it’s pretty awesome.”
The player from the US Gueorgui Gantchev took the second place in the tournament and earned $306 265. Jared Griener from America took the 3rd place and got $226,040.
Aaron Van Blarcum took the lead in Hublot WPT Player of the Year leaderboard after two tournaments of 18th WPT season. At the moment, he has 1 200 points. American player Roger Teska took the second place and got 1 000 points. Gueorgui Gantchev is on the 3rd place with 1 000 points.
WPT Borgata Poker Open Atlantic City will become the next tournament in the series. The event will be held from 15 to 20 September.