Chris Lane Claims his first WSOP Gold Ring at WSOPC Harrah’s New Orleans Main Event
Chris Lane wins the WSOP Circuit Harrah’s New Orleans Main Event by outlasting a strong field of 582 entries. He defeated Dustin Stewart in the heads-up battle to win the champion title, $185,158 top prize and his first WSOP gold ring. Along with that, he also earned a seat into the upcoming Global Casino Championship. Stewart had to settle for $114,528 for his runner-up finish.
The total $881,730 prize pool is distributed among the top 63 players with a minimum payout of $2,883.
With this win, Lane increased his total live tournament earnings to $308,250.
Final Table Results:
1st place: Chris Lane – $185,158 + 2019 GCC Seat
2nd place: Dustin Stewart – $114,528
3rd place: Jon Guidry – $83,747
4th place: John Cressend – $62,144
5th place: John Templeton – $46,758
6th place: William Phillips – $35,666
7th place: Yousef Saleh – $27,581
8th place: Allen Brivic – $21,620
9th place: Stephen Bierman – $17,176