Championship: Bin Weng Wins 2023 WPT Poker Showdown Championship; Sri Sangannagari Runner-Up

$3,500 WPT Poker Showdown Championship
$3,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 37:  500,000/1,000,000 with a 1,000,000 ante

Sri Sangannagari (left) and Bin Weng (right) (Photo: WPT/Drew Amato)

After swapping the lead, Sri Sangannagari was down to 6,200,000 and moved all in from his button. Bin Weng called with a chance to lock up the title.

Weng: Ks9d
Sangannagari: Js3h

Sangannagari was drawing live for a saving double but the board ran out As9s5s8hAc and Weng won the hand, and the title, with two pair aces and nines.

Sangannagari earned $745,000 from his runner-up finished and Weng is the next WPT Poker Showdown Champion for $1,128,280.

1st: Bin Weng – $1,128,250 (includes seat in WPT World Championship)
2nd: Sri Sangannagari – $745,000