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June 20, 2013 at 6:30 PM

Eatonville poker pro on the hunt for first WSOP bracelet

A professional poker player from Eatonville is getting awfully close to achieving another career milestone after making his third final table appearance in the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas. With only five players left in the $5000 buy-in No-Limit Hold ‘Em tournament (WSOP Event #32), Lee Markholt has already outlasted…


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June 7, 2013 at 3:13 PM

Mount Vernon man narrowly misses World Series of Poker win

Mount Vernon poker pro Scott Clements fell one spot short of winning his third World Series of Poker bracelet Thursday night in Las Vegas. Instead, Clements took home more than $292,000 for his second-place finish. Clements, also known as Big Riskky in poker circles, had the chip lead for much of the final table of…


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