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Event 29 | Event 31Before the 2008 World Series of Poker, many argued that J.C. Tran's presence on the "Best without a bracelet" list wouldn't last long. They were right in 2008, and in 2009 Tran proved his bracelet win last year was no fluke. The 32-year-old professional poker player from Sacramento, Calif., defeated a field of 436 players to win Event 30, a $2,500 pot-limit Omaha tournament.
|Wearing his lucky upside-down New York Yankees hat, J.C. Tran won his second WSOP bracelet in Event 30.|