Becoming A Champion
"It's a good time to be me right now." -- Ben Lamb, Oct. 27, 2011
Just like his reads have been throughout 2011, Ben Lamb simply gets it. The 26-year-old poker superstar has emerged from the masses as an icon of the game, and he's only eight players away from capturing the biggest bracelet in the world with a victory at the 2011 WSOP main event final table (ESPN2, Sunday, 3:30 p.m. ET).
After years of falling below the radar, Lamb's run in 2011 has given him the international ...
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2011 WSOP Final Table Coverage
ESPN.com's poker team is keeping you up to speed with each of the nine players at the 2011 WSOP main event final table. When action resumes on Nov. 6 there will be 34 minutes and 57 seconds left in Level 36 (blinds: 250,000/500,000 with a 50,000 ante).
November Nine Breakdown
Chip position: First, 40,175,000
Chip position: Second, 33,925,000
Chip position: Third, 24,750,000
Chip position: Fourth, 23,875,000
Chip position: Fifth, 20,875,000
Chip position: Sixth, 19,700,000
Chip position: Seventh, 16,425,000
Chip position: Eighth, 13,825,000
Chip position: Ninth, 12,375,000