The 2009 Main Event Begins
July 3, 2009
WSOP Popularity Increases, Players Turned Away
July 6, 2009

The 2009 WSOP ended early for top pros Doyle Brunson, Daniel Negreanu, Chris Moneymaker, and Pascal Perrault. Remaining Notable players include:

  • Jeff Lisandro     50,500
  • Dan Harrington     49,000
  • Dennis Phillips     42,000
  • Scotty Nguyen     41,000
  • John Juanda     41,000
  • Bill Chen         35,500
  • Abe Mosseri         33,500
  • Robert Mizrachi     32,300
  • Kelly Kim         30,000
  • Craig Marquis     30,000