Team USA win Heat 2 of the WCP

Dave Smith of Team USA wins Heat 2 of the World Cup of Poker. The physician from North Carolina beat Teddy Tuil heads up. Team USA was 2nd yesterday, so they top the current WCP table with 27 points. Israel are 2nd, Brazil 3rd.


Team USA's Dave Smith holds aloft his winning hand, and the picture of his daughter that was at the table throughout his game.



Here's how the teams stand at the end of Heat 2.

TEAM Heat 1 Heat 2 Heat 3 Heat 4 Heat 5 Points
1 USA 2nd 1st 27
2 Israel 3rd 2nd 21
3 Brazil 1st 7th 17
4 Poland 4th 3rd 16
5 Iceland 7th 4th 9
6 Ireland 5th 6th 8
7 Canada 8th 5th 6
8 England 6th 8th 4

A reminder of how the points are awarded:

1st place - 15 points
2nd place - 12 points
3rd place - 9 points
4th place - 7 points
5th place - 5 points
6th place - 3 points
7th place - 2 points
8th place - 1 point

Brad Willis
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