Faisal Siddiqui has been flying the US flag high. He outlasted 302 other players and went on to win the WSOP Circuit ring for a first time as well as $113, 143, defeating Joseph Malebranche.
The final day kicked off with an elimination as Ryan Tamanini was short-stacked soon after the play began. This propelled Malebranche into contention and he moved all in with pocket eights and called by Ryan Jones.
Jones pushed Tamanini out of contention for winning. Mark Redding lost a coinflip to the pocket sevens of Malebranche. He was followed out by Joseph Cashen.
Shinya Shimada also lost to Ryan Jones and Michael Wang then finished in 4th place. Jones finished in third place for $49 810 after having lost with two pair under Siddiqui’s better two pair.