The next WSOP Main Event Champion will be crowned later tonight. Joseph Mckeehen owns a sizeable chip lead that can be attributed to a hot streak which saw him eliminate five straight players starting with the legendary Daniel Negreanu, which Mckeehen eliminated in 11th position back in July.
Fab Five | McKeehen’s late-game eliminations
11th – Daniel Negreanu (CAN)
10th – Alexander Turyansky (GER)
9th – Patrick Chan (USA)
8th – Federico Butteroni (ITA)
7th – Pierre Neuville (BEL)
*Photo credit: Jayne Furman/World Series of Poker