The Foxwoods World Poker Finals is down to final table 10 players and Canadian Sorel Mizzi is in the top 10 players behind the chip leader Tom Marchese who has dominated the last rounds. Both players are actually placed 2nd and 3rd in the current Player of the Year rankings, a tournament ranking organized by CardPlayer magazine. A victory here for either one of them could propel them to the top in addition to pocketing $548K in winnings for first place.
Here is the current chip count at the time of writing this article as the tournament plays down to the 6 players needed for the final TV table.
Seat 1. Nikolai Yakovenko – 695,000
Seat 2. Jeff Forrest – 746,000
Seat 3. Thomas Marchese – 1,771,000
Seat 4. Besnik Ziba – 528,000
Seat 5. Dave Inselberg – 244,000
Seat 6. Keven Stammen – 702,000
Seat 7. Ben Klier – 296,000
Seat 8. Mohsin Charania – 682,000
Seat 9. Sorel Mizzi – 845,000
Seat 10. Christopher Bonita – 789,000
Gavin Smith, who was among the early chip leaders for a good part of the tournament finished in 25th spot winning $27,779 in prize money.
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