Event #8: $1,500 Millionaire Maker No-Limit Hold'em

Humberto Brenes Off to Hot Start

• Level 15: 1,200-2,400, 400 ante
Humberto Brenes

Humberto Brenes is sitting with a comfortable stack of 95,000 and with his cash in this event has four already for this series. He started off the WSOP with a 77th place finish in Event #3: $1,000 Pot Limit Omaha and followed that up with a 233rd place finish in Event #4: $1,000 No Limit Hold 'Em. The very next day he was cashing in Event #6: $1,500 No Limit Hold 'Em Shootout and has now added a cash in this event to bring his lifetime total of WSOP cashes to 76. This is good for 4th all time behind only Phil Hellmuth (101), Eric Seidel (81), and Men Nguyen (79).

His total earnings this far in WSOP events is $2,273,071 and he has two bracelets to his name.