|Summary of 1985 Tournament|
Amarillo Slim Preston
|Grand Prize Winner: Jack Keller
Runners Up: Byron Welford $264,000, Jesse Alto $132,000,
David Chew $66,000, Rick Hamil $66,000,
Curtis "Iron Man" Skinner $52,800, Mike Allen
$26,400, Howard Andrew $26,400 and
Rusty La Page $26,400.
|Notes on Play|
One hundred and forty poker players participated in the ' 85 WSOP Championship game. $ 1,400,000 in prize money was at stake.
Twenty-four poker players were whittled down to nine players. Only one former WSOP Champion holder would make it to the final day.
Johnny Moss did not claim the title WSOP Champion for the fourth time;
the title went to Bill Smith.
© 2001-2007 University of Nevada Las Vegas
Questions? Contact the appropriate person.
This page last updated Monday, 22-Oct-2007 16:50:16 PDT