Brady Holiman took first place in the Main Event of the World Poker Tour Choctaw with a buyin of $ 3,700. His prize for the first place was $ 469,185. This tournament located in Oklahoma just north of the Texas border, drew 755 entries for a prize pool over $2.5 million. There is was 96 places paid. On the final table Holiman came out with a huge stack, he had more than a third of all chips. This is his greatest career win, before that he won $ 40,000 in live tournaments.
The fifth place in this tournament was took by famous proffesional player Anthony Zinno. He goes allin on the button with . Holiman called him with and took a big lead when flopped. However, Zinno appeared to secure the double when the reduced Holiman to two outs. One arrived on the river as he made trip queens though, sending Zinno out the door.