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Mom Wins WSOP Circuit Event on Mother’s Day in New Orleans

nancy-2(As reported by Gamingtoday.com) Mother’s Day was truly memorable for Nancy Birnbaum; she won the most recent World Series of Poker Circuit tournament held at Harrah’s New Orleans.

Birnbaum became the first woman to win an open event in New Orleans in the five-year history of the WSOP Circuit events (aside from the annual ladies-only tournament).

This year’s Bayou Poker Challenge was a $500 buy-in No-Limit Hold’em tournament, which was played over two days. The competition attracted a strong field of 341 entries. (more…)