In praise of Phil Hellmuth? Really? [Editorial]
Friday, 17 June 2011
One of the biggest stories of the 2011 World Series of Poker thus far occurred in the most unlikely of events – the $10,000 2-7 NL Single Draw event that saw John Juanda triumph over a field of 126 players to win his fifth bracelet and a cool $367,170. It was the last player that he triumphed over who got all the attention though – Phil Hellmuth finished in second place, oh-so-close to his twelfth overall and first non-Hold ‘em bracelet.