Event 23: Manny Tarich Doubles Through Philip Wojtuniecki

$1,650 Purple Chip Bounty NLH (Re-Entry)
$100,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 20: 6,000/12,000 with an 12,000 ante
Players Remaining: 3 of 115

After losing two consecutive hands Manny Tarich is all in for 223,000 with qd9h against Philip Wojtuniecki’s ac3d.

The flop comes 8c3h2s and Wojtuniecki extends his lead with a pair of threes. The turn brought the 9c and Tarich took the lead.

The river was the 4s and Tarich’s pair of nines held to avoid elimination.

Manny Tarich – 450,000 (38 bb)
Philip Wojtuniecki – 1,000,000 (83 bb)

Event 25: Big Buy-in, Big Stack PLO; Final Trophy Up for Grabs

$1,100 Big Stack Pot Limit Omaha (Re-Entry)
Structure
Level 1: 100/100

The final trophy event of the 2019 Seminole Hard Rock Lucky Hearts Poker Open begins at 5pm. This is a $1,100 buy-in Big Stack Pot Limit Omaha tournament permitting unlimited re-entries. Players begin with 15,000 chips and are slated to log 40-minute levels throughout. Registration and re-entry are available until about 9:30pm.

Here are the full details:

5PM: Event 25 – $1,100 Big Stack Pot Limit Omaha (Re-Entry)

  • Players begin with 15,000 in chips and 40-minute levels
  • Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 7
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 25 Structure Sheet

Good luck, pot limit Omaha players!

Event 24: Prize Pool and Payouts with $23,568

$570 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$75,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 9: 500/1,000 with a 1,000 ante
Players Remaining: 72 of 182

The clock ticked to Level 9 and registration is closed in Event 24 of the Lucky Hearts Poker Open, a $570 buy-in No Limit Hold’em tournament. The event drew 182 entries handily besting the $75,000 guarantee before the prize pool settled in at $91,000. A payday is reserved for only the top 22 finishers and a min-cash awards $864. Payouts escalate from there and top out in the form of a $23,568 top prize. In addition, the winner earns the property’s coveted guitar pick trophy.

Full information and payouts:

2019 Lucky Hearts Poker Open
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida
Event 24
$570 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$75,000 Guaranteed
Entries: 182
Prize Pool:  $91,000
January 22, 2019

1st – $23,568 + LHPO Trophy
2nd – $15,811
3rd – $9,328
4th – $5,674
5th – $4,382
6th – $3,631
7th – $3,094
8th – $2,721
9th – $2,358
10th-12th – $2,002
13th-15th – $1,684
16th-18th – $1,411
19th-21st – $1,138
22nd – $864

We will provide another update when this event reaches the 10-handed final table.

Event 20: Final 65 Players Return at 5:00 pm

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 15: 2,000/4,000 with a 4,000 ante
Players Remaining: 65 of 507

After two starting flights with a total of 507 entries, there are 65 players who survived to Day 2 in the $150 No Limit Hold’em event that closes out the Lucky Hearts Poker Open.

Click here for the seat draw, and click here for the leaderboard of chip counts.

The final 36 players will finish in the money, guaranteed at least $395 each, and the field will play down to a winner tonight. First prize is worth $16,432, plus the trophy and a framed winner’s photo courtesy of Image Masters.

Event 23: Romain Follet – 4th Place ($8,050)

$1,650 Purple Chip Bounty NLH (Re-Entry)
$100,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 20: 6,000/12,000 with an 12,000 ante
Players Remaining: 3 of 115

Romain Follet

Romain Follet was all in for 203,000 and needed help with as9s against Manny Tarich’s acqc.

The board came kc10h8s7d and Follet had some straight outs. The river was the jd and Follet hit his straight but was no good against Tarich’s higher straight.

Manny Tarich – 800,000 (67 bb)
Romain Follet – Eliminated in 3rd Place ($8,050)

Main Event: Jason Young Defeats Leif Force for the Title

$1,100 WPTDeepStacks Main Event
$1,000,000 Guaranteed | Live Stream
Level 36: 200,000/400,000 with a 400,000 ante

Leif Force opened his button to 1,000,000 and Jason Young called to the 9h4d2h flop. Young checked, Force bet 1,200,000 and Young called. The turn was ks and Young checked again. Force bet 2,200,000 and Young check-raised to 7,000,000.

Force called and Young shoved after the 8c river. Force called all in for his last 7,000,000 and the hands were tabled.

Force showed thtd but it was second best to Young’s kcjs. Young took the pot, all the chips, and the WPTDeepStacks Main Event title.

Force earned $183,540 for his runner-up finish while Young banked $260,205 along with the $3,000 WPTDeepStacks Championship package.

1st: Jason Young – $260,205 + $3,000 WPTDS Championship Package
2nd: Leif Force – $183,540

Main Event: Jason Young Doubles Back

$1,100 WPTDeepStacks Main Event
$1,000,000 Guaranteed | Live Stream
Level 36: 200,000/400,000 with a 400,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 1,634

Jason Young

Jason Young opened to 1,000,000 from the button and Leif Force three-bet to 2,500,000. Young put in a fourth bet for 7,500,000 and Force moved all in. Young called and was the player at risk.

Young: tstd
Force: jcjs

Young was in a lot of trouble and called for a ten-ball. Then got it right on the khtc4s flop to take a huge lead. The 8c turn changed nothing and Young doubled back after the ac river.

Jason Young – 39,500,000 (99 bb)
Leif Force – 9,500,000 (24 bb)

Event 23: Break Time Counts

$1,650 Purple Chip Bounty NLH (Re-Entry)
$100,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
End of Level 19: 5,000/10,000 with an 10,000 ante
Players Remaining: 4 of 115

The final four players are currently on their first fifteen minute break of the day. Here’s how they stack up:

Philip Wojtuniecki – 1,140,000 (111 bb)
Manny Tarich – 519,000 (52 bb)
Brad Coultas – 385,000 (39 bb)
Romain Follet – 280,000 (28 bb)

Event 23: Corey Burbick – 5th Place ($6,095)

$1,650 Purple Chip Bounty NLH (Re-Entry)
$100,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 19: 5,000/10,000 with an 10,000 ante
Players Remaining: 4 of 115

Corey Burbick
Corey Burbick

Corey Burbick shoved under the gun for around 100,000 and Brad Coultas called from the big blind.

Burbick tabled as6s and needed to improve against Coultas’s kdks.

The board ran out jcjh9h10hkc and Coultas wound up with kings full to eliminate Burbick in fifth place.

Brad Coultas – 325,000 (33 bb)
Corey Burbick – Eliminated in 5th Place ($6,095)