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Hennigan wins PPC for $1.5 million

"World" owns first- and second-place finishes in the 2014 World Series of Poker

Updated: June 28, 2014, 10:04 AM ET
By Dave Tuley | ESPN.com

LAS VEGAS -- John Hennigan isn't a household name ... yet.

Johnny World (a nickname earned not for being world-famous, but for being willing to bet on anything in the world) won the Poker Players' Championship early Friday morning at the 2014 World Series of Poker. In a poker world full of players who seek the limelight, the 43-year-old Hennigan has previously been content to win at cash games and rack up tournament wins without making a name for himself except in the eyes of his peers.

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