Michael Mizrachi wins the "$50K"
"The Grinder" earns $1.4 million and third WSOP bracelet
LAS VEGAS -- Michael "The Grinder" Mizrachi made history Thursday night in Las Vegas, becoming the first player to win the World Series of Poker's $50,000 Poker Players' Championship twice. In doing so, he put to rest any questions regarding his place among the game's best players.
Mizrachi, a 31-year-old native of Miami, Fla., won $1,451,527, the Chip Reese trophy and his third WSOP bracelet, surviving a 108-player field of poker's best. In 2010, the first time he won the tournament, ...
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