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Ion Godoroja ($28,466) Goes Wire to Wire to Win November Big Stack Special in Six Way Deal!

November Big Stack Special
Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida
$130 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$150,000 Guaranteed
Entries: 1,991
Prize Pool: $200,000 ($900 Added)
November 6 – 10, 2019

PLACEFIRST NAMELAST NAMEWINNINGS
1IONGODOROJA$28,466*
2JORGEGOMEZ$24,458*
3ROBERTKESSLER$24,019*
4GREGRORYSPINDER$14,358*
5ROMARICBLUMENFELD$13,045*
6SCOTTZAKHEIM$12,554*
7GILABOODI$5,050
8CARLOSGARCIA$3,690
9SCOTTBAILEY$2,680
10GAFURTURSUNOV$2,680
11JACQUELYNSCOTT$1,920
12SYEDSHAH$1,920
13ALMOGBITON$1,500
14STEVEOLIVIER$1,500
15GUILLERMOHAMILTON$1,500
16MIGUELMARTINEZ$1,260
17MAGDIELMEDINA$1,260
18DEJANPETKOVIC$1,260
19ABBEYDANIELS$1,060
20BRENNODOS SANTOS ALENCASTRO$1,060
21CHRISTOPHERNELSON$1,060
22EPHRAIMUZAN$1,060
23FRANKSINOPOLI$1,060
24ZIADMATTA$1,060
25CLAUDIOPIEDRABUENA$1,060
26STEPHENKRACKOMBERGER$1,060
27JOHNNGUYEN$1,060
28RENEALVAREZ$900
29PAULPRAGER$900
30MILENSTEFANOV$900
31KENNETHBRUNO$900
32JORGECHAVEZ$900
33AGOPRUSTEMOGLU$900
34NESTORCARABALLO$900
35MICHAELKOPJANSKI$900
36SCOTTHECKER$900
37MAURICIOAMELLER$760
38DAVIDWARD$760
39THOMASCOLLAZO$760
40GEORGERUBY$760
41LUISBARREDO$760
42MIGUELCHAJTUR$760
43ALDRINGGOMEZ TORRES$760
44LIKEROSENBERG$760
45ARMANDODEL POZO$760
46ERROLGUNTER$660
47RONALDLEVY$660
48ROBERTTRANSUE$660
49ROBERTLEFF$660
50RAYMONDRUSZKOWSKI$660
51WILLIAMHANDWERKER$660
52ALFREDORATMIROFF$660
53NOAMBEN-ARIE$660
54MATTHEWHALL$660
55DAVIDBLEAU$580
56LARRYSULLIVAN$580
57CYBELCABRERO SANTA$580
58PIERRECASSIVI$580
59PERRYSHIAO$580
60MARKBONACQUISTI$580
61CALEBPIDERIT$580
62SCOTTLIPNER$580
63TIMOTHYKEGEL$580
64NIGELMURRAY$520
65JUANMUBARAK PERALTA$520
66DAVIDGOLDMAN$520
67STEPHENVECCHIO$520
68ORLANDOMALDONADO$520
69SHLOMIBRACHA$520
70MARCSACHELI$520
71FABIOBERARDINUCCI$520
72STEVENCARSWELL$520
73GUILLERMOREYES CARDOSO$460
74RUSSELLMARCO$460
75ANTONIOCAMPBELL$460
76JACQUESBRUTUS$460
77SANDYSANCHEZ$460
78ANTONIOCOLON$460
79CLAUDEKAPLAN$460
80ALLANBIELER$460
81RICHARDGETTINO$460
82SCOTTSTEARNS$400
83PAULAHOLDER$400
84MOISESJATTIN$400
85LAWRENCEGRADUS$400
86JOSEPARRA$400
87IFTIKHARMEMON$400
88DOUGLASLOVELACE$400
89YIGALHEN$400
90JULIANCONDE$400
91ALAINCANDALES FALCON$360
92PETERWRIGHT$360
93CLAUDIOKALILI$360
94TIMOTHYCIPOLETTI$360
95ZAKILICHAA$360
96JESSEMULL$360
97SAMLASHIN$360
98RANDALFERNANDEZ$360
99ARTURTISHCHENKO$360
100CARLOSBEZARA VIVAS$320
101RENEESQUIVEL$320
102CARLOSPALACIOS$320
103ROBERTSEATON$320
104RAYMONDNALBANDIAN$320
105SANDEEPBADESHA$320
106YASIELESQUIVEL$320
107BENNETTMORRISON$320
108EARLGALLEGOS$320
109CHRISTOPHERNOMIKOS$300
110EFTHIMIOSPIPERAKIS$300
111GINOLDRENDEL$300
112HECTORMARIANI GARCIA$300
113MILTONMIRANDA$300
114WILLIAMRINCON$300
115JAKEBUTLER$300
116YIDING$300
117NEALCORCORAN$300
*Denotes Six Way Deal

Chris Moneymaker Returns to the Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood in December!

The Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood and PokerStars teamed up to award five South Florida poker players a $30,000 PSPC Platinum Pass Package in 2018. This year, PokerStars and Chris Moneymaker return to Hollywood, Florida on December 11th for Moneymaker’s Road to PSPC Series. The winner of the $360 Buy-in/$100,000 GTD Main Event, will be awarded a $30,000 Platinum Pass Package to attend the PSPC hosted in Barcelona, Spain (August 2020). To view the Main Event structure, click on the graphic above!

Daily Tournament Calendar — November 2019

Download: November Tournament Calendar (PDF)

DateTimeBuy-InTournamentDetails
Fri, Nov 111:00 AM$100Deep Stack Turbo Six-Max NLH (RE) - $5,000 GTDStructure
Fri, Nov 16:00 PM$150Friday Big Stack NLH (RE) - $20,000 GTD Structure
Sat, Nov 210:00 AM$150Deep Stack Saturday NLH (RE) - $20,000 GTD - Winner Receives a $3,500 RRPO Championship Event SeatStructure
Sat, Nov 26:00 PM$100Deep Stack Turbo Green Chip Bounty NLH (RE) - $5,000 GTDStructure
Sun, Nov 311:00 AM$150Triple Stack Sunday Turbo NLH (RE) - $15,000 GTD - Final Table Receives a $130 Big Stack Special SeatStructure
Sun, Nov 34:00 PM$400Mega Satellite into RRPO WPT Championship Event (1 in 10) - 2 Seats GTDStructure
Mon, Nov 411:00 AM$150Big Stack Double Green Chip Bounty NLH (RE) - $5,000 GTDStructure
Mon, Nov 46:00 PM$130Monday Night Big Stack NLH (RE) - $20,000 GTDStructure
Tue, Nov 511:00 AM$100Turbo NLH (RE)Structure
Tue, Nov 56:00 PM$150Triple Stack Tuesday NLH (RE) - $15,000 GTDStructure
Wed, Nov 611:00 AM$130November Big Stack Special - Flight A - $150,000 GTD Prize PoolStructure
Wed, Nov 66:00 PM$130November Big Stack Special - Flight B - $150,000 GTD Prize PoolStructure
Thu, Nov 711:00 AM$130November Big Stack Special - Flight C - $150,000 GTD Prize PoolStructure
Thu, Nov 76:00 PM$130November Big Stack Special - Flight D - $150,000 GTD Prize PoolStructure
Fri, Nov 811:00 AM$130November Big Stack Special - Flight E - $150,000 GTD Prize PoolStructure
Fri, Nov 86:00 PM$130November Big Stack Special - Flight F - $150,000 GTD Prize PoolStructure
Sat, Nov 910:00 AM$130November Big Stack Special - Flight G - $150,000 GTD Prize PoolStructure
Sun, Nov 1011:00 AMDay 2November Big Stack Special - $150,000 GTD Prize PoolStructure
Sun, Nov 104:00 PM$400Mega Satellite into RRPO WPT Championship Event (1 in 10) - 10 Seats GTDStructure
Mon, Nov 1110:00 AM$250Holiday Deep Stack NLH (RE) - $50,000 GTD - Winner Receives a $3,500 RRPO Championship Event SeatStructure
Mon, Nov 116:00 PM$130Monday Night Big Stack NLH (RE) - $20,000 GTDStructure
Tue, Nov 1211:00 AM$80Step I Satellite into $300 RRPO High Roller Step II Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 5 Seats GTDStructure
Tue, Nov 126:00 PM$150Triple Stack Tuesday NLH (RE) - $10,000 GTDStructure
Wed, Nov 1311:00 AM$100Big Stack Turbo NLH (RE)Structure
Wed, Nov 136:00 PM$200Quad Stack Double Green Chip Bounty NLH (RE) - $20,000 GTDStructure
Thu, Nov 1411:00 AM$80Step I Satellite into $300 RRPO High Roller Step II Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 5 Seats GTDStructure
Thu, Nov 146:00 PM$150Triple Stack Thursday NLH (RE) - $15,000 GTDStructure
Fri, Nov 1511:00 AM$100Deep Stack Turbo Six-Max NLH (RE) - $5,000 GTDStructure
Fri, Nov 156:00 PM$150Friday Big Stack NLH (RE) - $20,000 GTD Structure
Sat, Nov 1610:00 AM$150Deep Stack Saturday NLH (RE) - $15,000 GTDStructure
Sat, Nov 166:00 PM$100Deep Stack Turbo Green Chip Bounty NLH (RE) - $5,000 GTDStructure
Sun, Nov 1711:00 AM$150Triple Stack Sunday Turbo NLH (RE) - $15,000 GTD - Winner Receives a $2,650 High Roller Mega SeatStructure
Sun, Nov 174:00 PM$300Step II Satellite into $2,650 High Roller Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 5 Seats GTDStructure
Mon, Nov 1811:00 AM$80Mega Satellite into RRPO Event #1 plus $200 Cash (1 in 10) - 10 Packages GTDStructure
Mon, Nov 186:00 PM$130Monday Night Big Stack NLH (RE) - $20,000 GTDStructure
Tue, Nov 1911:00 AM$80Mega Satellite into RRPO Event #1 plus $200 Cash (1 in 10) - 10 Packages GTDStructure
Tue, Nov 196:00 PM$2,650 RRPO Mega Satellite into the $25,500 buy-in RRPO High Roller with $1M GTD (1 in 10) - 1 seat GTDStructure

Sriqui Leads Flight I & Becomes Event Chip Leader into Day 2

$250 Buy-in, $200,000 Guaranteed
End of Level 14: 1,200/2,400/400 Ante

Flight I began this evening at 7 p.m. with 224 entries. Following 14 levels of play, the field finished with 25 players. This brings our total amount of players coming back to Day 2 at 115. The top 100 will get paid!

Ben Sriqui bagged not only the flight chip lead, but finds himself as the overall event chip leader with 377,000 going into Day 2. Joseph Villatico’s 330,000 from Flight E is right behind him with tons of poker action to be played tomorrow. Ben and the other 24 are fortunate enough to bag & return for Day 2 tomorrow at 2 p.m. Complete chip counts through Flight I will be posted around 9 a.m. tomorrow morning. Until then, good night, good luck, and thank you to everyone who has participated in the Escalator Series thus far!

Week 2, Flight I: 224 Entries, 1,036 Entries Overall

$1M Escalator Series
$250 Buy-In, $200,000 Guaranteed
Level 9: 400/800/100
Players Remaining: 73/224

Registration is closed for this evening’s 7 p.m. Flight I and the final numbers are in. The field drew 224 entries bringing the total event’s total to 1,036. This puts the prize pool at $217,560 surpassing the $200,000 guarantee.

Flight-by-flight updated breakdown:

 FlightTotal EntriesAdvancedChip Counts
Flight A – Completed11917
Flight B – Completed10611 —
Flight C – Completed8713Through C
Flight D – Completed717 —
Flight E – Completed908 —
Flight F – Completed1137Through F
Flight G – Completed 9613 —
Flight H – Completed13014
Flight I – Running 224 TBD
Running Totals1,03690

The Flight I clock currently shows 73 players remaining with play set to wrap following Level 14. Complete Day 2 chip counts will be posted in the morning around 10 a.m.

 

Lawson Commands Flight H; 14 More Players Join Day 2

$250 Buy-in, $200,000 Guaranteed
End of Level 14: 1,200/2,400/400 Ante

Flight H began this afternoon at 3 p.m. with 130 entries. Following 14 levels of play, the field narrowed down to 14 players. This brings our player count coming back to Day 2 at 90.

Theo Lawson
                                 Theo Lawson

Theo Lawson, pictured above, was the flight’s chip leader bagging 252,500. Joseph Villatico still holds the overall chip lead with 330,000 from Flight E. Theo and the other 13 are fortunate enough to bag & return for Day 2 Saturday at 2 p.m. Complete end-of-night chip counts through Flight I will be posted around 9 a.m. Saturday.

Week 2, Flight H: Field Official at 130

$1M Escalator Series
$250 Buy-In, $200,000 Guaranteed
Level 9: 400/800/100
Players Remaining: 49/130

Registration is closed for this afternoon’s 3 p.m. Flight H and the final numbers are in. The field stands pat at 130 entries bringing the eight-flight total to 812. This puts the prize pool at an unofficial $170,520 meaning Flight I needs to draw 141 entries to meet to the $200,000 guarantee.

Flight I is underway now with late registration open until 11:30 p.m. and 126 entries in the field.

Flight-by-flight updated breakdown:

 FlightTotal EntriesAdvancedChip Counts
Flight A – Completed11917
Flight B – Completed10611 —
Flight C – Completed8713Through C
Flight D – Completed717 —
Flight E – Completed908 —
Flight F – Completed1137Through F
Flight G – Completed 9613 —
Flight H – Running130TBD
Flight I – Running (Late Reg. until 11:30 p.m) TBD TBD
Running Totals 81276

The Flight H clock currently shows 49 players remaining with play set to wrap following Level 14. Complete Day 2 chip counts will be posted in the morning around 10 a.m.

Hen Bags Flight G Chip Lead, Villatico Still Out in Front

$250 Buy-in, $200,000 Guaranteed
End of Level 14: 1,200/2,400/400 Ante

Flight G began this morning at 11 a.m. with 96 entries. Following 14 levels of play, the field narrowed down to 13 players. This brings our player count coming back to Day 2 at 76.

Ory Hen

2015 Seminole Hard Rock Player of the Year, Ory Hen, (pictured above) was the flight’s chip leader bagging 194,000. Joseph Villatico still reigns as overall chip leader with 330,000 from Flight E. Ory and the other 12 are fortunate enough to bag & return for Day 2 Saturday at 2 p.m. Complete end-of-night chip counts through Flight I will be posted around 9 a.m. Saturday. There’s only one flight left tonight at 7 p.m. Late registration and re-entry is available until 11:30 p.m.