It was on this very day, 10 years ago, where Nam Le became a shooting star winning the WPT Bay 101 Shooting Star in San Jose, defeating Ravi Udayakumar heads-up for the first major championship of his career.
Le has collected four other WPT final tables so far in his career, including a return to a final table at the Bay 101 Shooting Star in 2014.
Fab Five | 2006 WPT Bay 101 Shooting Star
1. Nam Le (USA), $1,198,300
2. Ravi Udayakumar (USA), $629,500
3. Danny Smith (USA), $340,000
4. David Williams (USA), $280,000
5. Fabrice Soulier (FRA), $240,000
*Photo credit: The Hendon Mob