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Joseph Couden First Time WSOP Bracelet Takes Down Star-Studded Final Table

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Jun/29/2018

Joey Couden won his first career World Series of Poker bracelet in Event #53: $1,500 Pot-Limit Omaha 8 or Better.  He also took down some big name players along the way.

Couden bested a star-studded final tablet that included some of the biggest names in poker, including Daniel Negreanu, Mike Matusow, Eli Elezra, and Bruno Fitoussi.

The reward, in addition to a bracelet, was a cool $244,370.

"It was a great experience," he said of getting to play with the big names. "It was just a lot of fun, getting to hang out with Matusow, and Eli, and Bruno. They’re such great personalities."

Here are the final table results.

1 - -Joey Couden $244,370
2 - Bruno Fitoussi - $150,990
3 – Eli Elezra - $106,183
4 – Mike Matusow – $75,708
5 – Chris Conrad - $54,637
6 – Kim Kallman - $40,141
7 – Dustin Pattinson - $29,862
8 – Gregory Jamison - $22,541
9 – Daniel Negreanu - $17,268

- Ace King, Gambling911.com

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