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Published: 6th July 2017 Written by WSOP, WSOP 2017
Updated: 10th December 2023

2017 wsop poker players championshipThe 2017 WSOP Poker Players Championship event has reached the final table with some top players left including chip leader Daniel Negreanu.

Negreanu has been after his 7th WSOP bracelet the entire series with a 3x bracelet bet with Ben Lamb.

The final table players will return tomorrow to determine the winner of almost $1,4 million for first place prize.

The field consisted of 100 entrants which has been narrowed down to just six including: Isaac Haxton and Paul Volpe.

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Daniel Negreanu with six top twenty finishes in the series so far ends the day with the biggest chip stack followed by Isaac Haxton.

Negreanu helped create the 2017 WSOP Poker Players Championship event which is a six-handed eight-game mix tournament. To date this is Negreanu’s best finish in this event beating last year 12th place result.

Tomorrow will be a tough day for Negreanu who is looking to win his 7th WSOP bracelet of his career and it’s not going to be an easy task.

Other notable finishes in the tournament are: Mike Matusow in 12th place ($97,328), Scott Seiver in 9th place ($125,142) and Shaun Deeb in 7th place ($164,286).

Buy-in: $50,000
Prize pool: $4,800,000
Entrants: 100
Remaining: 6 players

2017 WSOP Poker Players Championship final table

  1. Daniel Negreanu – 5,930,000 chips
  2. Isaac Haxton – 5,205,000 chips
  3. Elior Sion – 4,750,000 chips
  4. Johannes Becker – 4,560,000 chips
  5. Ivo Donev – 2,990,000 chips
  6. Paul Volpe – 1,570,000 chips

$50,000 Poker Players Championship Payout

  1. $1,395,767
  2. $862,649
  3. $595,812
  4. $419,337
  5. $300,852
  6. $220,111