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Mahmood crowned heads-up champ

Updated: June 22, 2010, 6:20 PM ET
By Andrew Feldman | ESPN.com

After nearly a decade spent on the poker tournament trail, Ayaz Mahmood had the biggest payday of his poker career as he won the $10,000 no-limit hold 'em heads-up world championship event at the 2010 World Series of Poker. The Sugar Land, Texas, native was a former furniture retailer who turned to tournament poker eight years ago. By winning nine heads-up matches in a row, Mahmood became the first Bangladesh-born bracelet winner in WSOP history and earned $626,674.

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