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O'Leary patient in victory

6/6/2007

2,998 players showed up for Event 3, the, $1,500 no-limit hold 'em event which started on Saturday, June 2. Cairan O'Leary patiently became the last man standing as he was able to wait out a cold deck to overcome Alex Jacob's chip lead and earn his first WSOP bracelet and $727,012. O'Leary had previously cashed once in a preliminary event at last year's World Poker Challenge.

Below are the complete results of Event 3 of the 2007 WSOP:

Results: Event 1 | Event 4

Buy In: $1,500
Prize Pool: $4,497,000
Entries: 2998
Places paid: 270

1. Cairan O'Leary, $727,012

2. Paul Evans, $450,150

3. Alex Jacob, $282,367

4. Jeffrey Yoak, $184,152

5. Craig Crivello, $128,907

6. Andreas Krause, $94,122

7. Thad Smith, $73,661

8. Bart Hanson, $55,246

9. Matthew Vengrin, $43,378

10. Eric Baldwin, $36,012

11. Miguel Londono, $36,012

12. Artin Panossian, $36,012

13. Chad Davis, $31,920

14. Jason Potter, $31,920

15. Scott Takeshita, $31,920

16. Ryan Fair, $27,827

17. Richard DiNunzio, $27,827

18. Kenneth Sigel, $27,827

19. Edward Lee, $23,735

20. Mitch Garshofsky, $23,735

21. Leon Kunkel, $23,735

22. Jess Kaufman, $23,735

23. David Fischer, $23,735

24. Christopher Grillo, $23,735

25. Tristan Wade, $23,735

26. Derrick Molnar, $23,735

27. Abdul Fadeyi, $23,735

28. Doug (Rico) Carli, $20,052

29. Michael Binger, $20,052

30. Robert Samano, $20,052

31. Colin Pentan, $20,052

32. Erik Haakenson, $20,052

33. Sanjeer (Bobby) Bais, $20,052

34. Santo Messina, $20,052

35. Benjamin Santoli, $20,052

36. Sergeit Veytser, $20,052

37. Patrick Blye, $16,778

38. John Christy, $16,778

39. Joseph Pintavalle, $16,778

40. John Pearman, $16,778

41. Joseph Skluzacek, $16,778

42. Scott Ya, $16,778

43. Jose Padilla, $16,778

44. Ryan Pitell, $16,778

45. Long Nguyen, $16,778

46. Benjamin Logan, $13,914

47. Timothy Jaxon, $13,914

48. Jean-Pierre Angelil, $13,914

49. Chad Wagner, $13,914

50. Shawn Reed, $13,914

51. Todd Lundwall, $13,914

52. Nigel Vonas, $13,914

53. Marc Naalden, $13,914

54. Robert Addison, $13,914

55. Goriac Yousif, $11,458

56. Jon Matthew, $11,458

57. Gevin Trung Diep, $11,458

58. Christopher East, $11,458

59. Steve Kolb, $11,458

60. Don Hoeland, $11,458

61. Igor Golovin, $11,458

62. Stephen Cook, $11,458

63. Jose Rosenkrantz, $11,458

64. David (Dragon) Pham, $9,412

65. Jeff Rodriguez, $9,412

66. Gorden Hodkins, $9,412

67. Benny Cho, $9,412

68. Nan Wang, $9,412

69. Robert Marshall, $9,412

70. Frederick Brenner, $9,412

71. Michael Banducci, $9,412

72. Ron Tourony, $9,412

73. Christopher Bonita, $7,775

74. Erle Mankin, $7,775

75. Richard Weisman, $7,775

76. Robert Aron, $7,775

77. Richie Wong, $7,775

78. Michael Stewart, $7,775

79. Ron Lane, $7,775

80. Manish Parekit, $7,775

81. Michael Akkashian, $7,775

82. Robert Mariano, $6,548

83. Marvin Guss, $6,548

84. Darren Sprengers, $6,548

85. Blaine McGowan, $6,548

86. Scott Lidji, $6,548

87. Brian Ichikawa, $6,548

88. Jesse Berger, $6,548

89. Chris Ladner, $6,548

90. Christopher Collins, $6,548

91. Paul Pulcher, $5,729

92. Ryan Bulthaup, $5,729

93. Alan Sass, $5,729

94. Stephen Hastings, $5,729

95. Joseph Burgess, $5,729

96. Lynn Franklin, $5,729

97. Maria Ho, $5,729

98. Chad Burum, $5,729

99. Mark Howell, $5,729

100. John Strzemp, $5,115

101. Brian Saxe, $5,115

102. Mike Shearer, $5,115

103. Unknown Player, $5,115

104. Siagzar (Reza) Payvar, $5,115

105. Franco Brunetti, $5,115

106. Young Phan, $5,115

107. Roland De Wolfe, $5,115

108. Stephen Schoonover, $5,115

109. Erick Lindgren, $5,115

110. Trung Ly, $5,115

111. Robert Searfoss, $5,115

112. Steve Wise, $5,115

113. David Cohen, $5,115

114. Donovan Cox, $5,115

115. Arnold Spee, $5,115

116. Christopher DeMaci, $5,115

117. Ryan Kogan, $5,115

118. Tony Palermo, $5,115

119. Brian Kneier, $5,115

120. Brian McPeek, $5,115

121. Benjamin Bono, $5,115

122. Jared Anderson, $5,115

123. Anthony Maggio, $5,115

124. Jeff Cabanillas, $5,115

125. Alex Melnikow, $5,115

126. Tri Nguyen, $5,115

127. Wai Kei Liy, $4,706

128. Sean LeFort, $4,706

129. Heidi Tomich, $4,706

130. Matthew Walter, $4,706

131. Greg Raymer, $4,706

132. Aaron Fleischner, $4,706

133. Eric Mizrachi, $4,706

134. Gary Germann, $4,706

135. Justin Zomarra, $4,706

136. Mark Vail, $4,706

137. Vince Lepore, $4,706

138. Dennis Smith, $4,706

139. James Libretti, $4,706

140. Nghia Tran, $4,706

141. John Galbraith, $4,706

142. Justin Blumenthal, $4,706

143. Joon Kim, $4,706

144. Ronald Dorval, $4,706

145. Jeremy Clements, $4,706

146. Frankie Havard, $4,706

147. Thomas Magnetta, $4,706

148. William Mietz, $4,706

149. Robert Gianquitti, $4,706

150. Matt Ricciardi, $4,706

151. Robert Jakoby, $4,706

152. Jimmy Holland, $4,706

153. Ali Pabarja, $4,706

154. Scott Murphy, $4,706

155. Mike Karasoulis, $4,706

156. Mark Swartz, $4,706

157. Neil Blatnee, $4,706

158. Ken Knight, $4,706

159. Ryan Daut, $4,706

160. Jose Alfor, $4,706

161. David Leighton, $4,706

162. Ralph Porter, $4,706

163. Matt Ramsey, $4,297

164. Mike McStott, $4,297

165. John Hausler, $4,297

166. William Argie, $4,297

167. Forest Bronzman, $4,297

168. Andrew Ashbey, $4,297

169. Matthew Vahimian, $4,297

170. Dominik Cantore, $4,297

171. Craig Handelsman, $4,297

172. Jared Pickering, $4,297

173. Lucio Procopio, $4,297

174. Kevin Ho, $4,297

175. Vernon Harness Jr., $4,297

176. Adam Spiegelberg, $4,297

177. Michael Hirschensohn, $4,297

178. Roger Ly, $4,297

179. Michael Craig, $4,297

180. Joseph Ogden, $4,297

181. Michael Price, $4,297

182. Graham Andrews, $4,297

183. Samuel Paolini, $4,297

184. Kiran Patel, $4,297

185. Tom Lee, $4,297

186. Warren Karp, $4,297

187. Matt Lefkowitz, $4,297

188. Dan McGuire, $4,297

189. Thomas Sanduski, $4,297

190. Christian Bates, $4,297

191. Charles Zanatian, $4,297

192. James Tutino, $4,297

193. Steven Yeager, $4,297

194. Matthew Ross, $4,297

195. Richard E. Park, $4,297

196. Melvin Denham, $4,297

197. Keith Rodgers, $4,297

198. Patrick Omalley, $4,297

199. Brandon Patin, $3,888

200. Minh Nguyen, $3,888

201. Ian Keiser, $3,888

202. Edward Salazar, $3,888

203. David Pena, $3,888

204. Roberto Macatangay, $3,888

205. Andrew Schaffer, $3,888

206. Brandon Wong, $3,888

207. Griffen Abel, $3,888

208. Chad Mulheron, $3,888

209. Kevin McBride, $3,888

210. Luis Bedowitz, $3,888

211. Lance Rallis, $3,888

212. Trey Rubinson, $3,888

213. Raed Abualdilat, $3,888

214. Neil O'brien, $3,888

215. Daniel Tamura, $3,888

216. William Wanke, $3,888

217. Kevin Reive, $3,888

218. Scott Jensen, $3,888

219. Kenny McMahan, $3,888

220. Barbara Garrett, $3,888

221. Jason Dacunha, $3,888

222. Mark Rafn, $3,888

223. John Tzortzis, $3,888

224. Evan Dollinger, $3,888

225. Brian Poms, $3,888

226. Chad Bradbury, $3,888

227. Kevin Song, $3,888

228. Dennis Reed, $3,888

229. Leroy Polittle, $3,888

230. Michael Dobrich, $3,888

231. Matthew Davis, $3,888

232. John Thompson, $3,888

233. Chris Moneymaker, $3,888

234. William Sheffey, $3,888

235. Eugene Todd, $3,478

236. Dorothy VonSachsen, $3,478

237. Antonie Bass, $3,478

238. Lisa Brumbeloe, $3,478

239. John Young, $3,478

240. K.U. Davis, $3,478

241. Ernest Shepherd, $3,478

242. Greg Oleson, $3,478

243. Charlie Sewell, $3,478

244. Mark Popkin, $3,478

245. Mark Peterson, $3,478

246. Tony Collier, $3,478

247. Phillip Schechter, $3,478

248. Thomas Walroos, $3,478

249. Dan Schmiech, $3,478

250. Ruben Carter, $3,478

251. Keith Greer, $3,478

252. Joel Ming, $3,478

253. Tim Bucynski, $3,478

254. Ken Hampton, $3,478

255. Richard Higgins, $3,478

256. Scott Lychwick, $3,478

257. Joseph Sidoryk, $3,478

258. Mark Reiser, $3,478

259. Huy Pham, $3,478

260. Yarom Limor, $3,478

261. James Chiddy, $3,478

262. Harold Cromwell, $3,478

263. Jeffrey Wyckoff, $3,478

264. James Christopher, $3,478

265. Donna Varlotto, $3,478

266. Michael Horowitz, $3,478

267. Arthur Castner, $3,478

268. Jon Bordy, $3,478

269. Christopher Riley, $3,478

270. Karl Mahrenholz, $3,478