Terry Lake Garner, a 37-year-old dentist from Hattiesburg, Miss., known for both his poker prowess and an appearance on The Amazing Race, has won Event 9 - $1,000+$60 No-Limit Hold'em - at the Bayou Poker Challenge.
One of the higher buy-in events at this year's World Series of Poker Circuit series stop in New Orleans, the tourney saw 266 players fork over the coin, with Garner - no stranger to winning poker tournaments, having taken a World Poker Tour Season 3 event - eventually riding a final table chip lead all the way to the finish.
His final take: $82,566 and a gold WSOP Circuit ring for first place.
The rest of your final table looked like this:
|1st||Terry Lake Garner||Hattiesburg, Miss.||$82,566|
|2nd||Travis W. Smith||Mt. Harmon, La.||$45,412|
|3rd||Kevin Kaylor||Houston, Texas||$23,222|
|4th||Craig Blau||Shreveport, La.||$18,061|
|5th||Jeffrey Brown||Hollywood, Fla.||$15,481|
|6th||Adam Green||Washington, D.C.||$12,901|
|7th||Andy West||Atlanta, Ga.||$10,321|
|8th||Mark Wilds||Biloxi, Miss.||$7,741|
|9th||Billy Seber||Houston, Texas||$5,160|
The $5,000 main event at the Bayou Poker Challenge kicks off Monday at noon and runs until Wednesday.
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