Tuesday June 25,2013 : Jared "The Waco Kidd" Hamby surprised with an impressive comeback after entering the final table with the short stack in Event 40: a $1 500 buy-in No-Limit Hold'em tourney at the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas.
 
Hamby took the title, bracelet and a substantial $525 272 in prize money in a final table featuring no previous bracelet winners and a strong representation of South American players.
 
Final table results came in at:
 
1.         Jaren Hamby     $525,272
2.         Peter Hengsakul            $325,780
3.         Allan Vrooman   $230,178
4.         Nicolas Fierro    $165,501
5.         Joao Dorneles Neto        $120,574
6.         Matt Berkey      $89,008
7.         Richard Dubini   $66,544
8.         Fred Berger       $50,382
9.         David Nicholson             $38,625