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Phillips defeats Cada to win Event 31

Updated: June 22, 2012, 12:34 AM ET
By Andrew Feldman | ESPN.com

In 2009, a WSOP rookie named Joe Cada emerged from the masses to become the youngest main event champion in history. In 2010, another rookie, Carter Phillips, captured gold in the $1,500 six-handed no-limit hold 'em event. Both players had experienced the highs of winning on poker's greatest stage, and as Event 31 reached heads-up play, it was time for one of them to claim that feeling once again.

Cada entered heads-up play with the chip lead and hopes of becoming the first ...

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