Top female poker pro Vanessa Selbst (27) won this years World Series of Poker Event 52 – $2,500 buy-in 10 Game Mix Six Handed excelling in the field of 421 players to take home her second WSOP piece of jewellery after four years.
After a demanding final table where she eliminated all but one of the renowned players, Selbst played a very good the heads-up game against Michael Saltzburg to claim the victory.
The amount of $244,259 as the first-place prize went to Selbst confirming her reputation of a highly respected professional player.
Other finalists earned the following prizes:
Michael Saltzburg $150,840
Tommy Hang $97,884
Chris Bjorin $64,649
Thomas Chambers $43,099
Mike Gorodinsky $30,169