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Schwartz wins HORSE bracelet

Former November Niner captures first piece of WSOP gold

Updated: June 18, 2012, 10:38 AM ET
By Andrew Feldman | ESPN.com

Ylon Schwartz emerged onto the poker scene during the 2008 WSOP main event. He became a member of the first November Nine and wasn't looking to become a star, but with the world championship bracelet within reach, Schwartz knew his life could change in an instant. Peter Eastgate eliminated Schwartz in fourth at that final table, winning a life-changing race with fives against Schwartz's A-10. Schwartz, keeping true to his passive persona, collected his massive paycheck of $3.7 million and immediately ...

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