Monday July 2, 2012 : SECOND BRACELET FOR SELBST (Update)
 
Top woman player takes down Event 52 at World Series of Poker
 
A four-year WSOP bracelet drought for top woman player Vanessa Selbst (27) was broken this weekend with her triumph in event 52 – $2,500 buy-in 10 Game Mix Six Handed against a field of 421 hopefuls.
 
The highly respected professional player earned a very worthwhile $244,259 first-place prize and her second WSOP bracelet after surviving a final table of quality players and a heads up against Michael Saltzburg on Sunday.
 
Selbst delivered an impressive final table performance, eliminating all save one of her opponents around the table.
 
Final table pay-outs looked like this:  
 
Michael Saltzburg  $150,840  
Tommy Hang  $97,884  
Chris Bjorin  $64,649  
Thomas Chambers  $43,099  
Mike Gorodinsky  $30,169