Baseley Victorious In W.s.o.p. North Carolina

Win brings tournament earnings to almost $2 Million but first WSOP-related victory

Cincinnati poker professional Jake Bazeley took down the WSOP Harrah's Cherokee Main Event this week, his first WSOP-related victory.

The 31-year-old earned earned $239 096, a Circuit gold ring and a seat in the season-ending National Championship.

Play moved quickly in the third and final day of play with the field narrowing from 12 to 9 in less than an hour.

Bazeley went into heads up play against Chad DeBerry with a 3-to-1 advantage ultimately emerging victorious as he outlasted a total field of 797 that created a $1,195,500 prize pool.

Final table results:

1 Jake Bazeley $239,096

2 Chad DeBerry $147,405

3 Caleb Brown $108,671

4 Raymond "Trey" Walton $80,995

5 Dan Gilmer $61,174

6 Ray Kazerouni $46,804

7 Hai Le $36,260

8 Corey Bierria $28,441

9 Mark Dumonski $22,583

"Harrah's Cherokee is my favorite Circuit stop of the year," Bazeley said. "The fields are massive and everyone here is having a good time. They're really nice and treat you well."

This event concluded the Harrah's Cherokee Circuit series.

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