Jason Reep Wins Event 4 After Heads-Up Deal

2019 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino 
Hollywood, Florida
Event 4
$360 Big O (Re-Entry)
Entries: 68

Prize Pool: $20,400
April 6, 2019

Jason Reep

Results:
*1st: Jason Reep – $5,550
*2nd: Ed Tonnellier – $5,200
3rd: Phil Hernz – $2,865
4th: Cory Zeidman – $1,990
5th: Michael Rosenberg – $1,445
6th: Gabe Ramos – $1,100
7th: Carey Pickus – $875
8th: Jack Hays – $730
9th: Shawn Nguyen – $645

*denotes heads-up deal

Event 4: Big O Final Table Set

$360 Big O (Re-Entry)
Structure | Payouts
Level 16: 2,000/4,000
Players Remaining: 8 of 68

With eight players left in the $360 Big O (Re-Entry), the remaining field has converged down to one table.

Here is the lineup:

Seat 1: Jason Reep -77,000
Seat 2: Ed Tonnellier – 242,000
Seat 3: Gabriel Ramos – 135,000
Seat 4: Cory Zeidman – 77,500
Seat 5: Carey Pickus – 91,000
Seat 6: Michael Rosenberg – 34,000
Seat 7: Jack Hays – 47,000
Seat 8: Phil Hernz – 119,000

The next update for this event will be the final results.

Event 4: Prize Pool and Payouts with $6,450 to the Big O Champ

$360 Big O (Re-Entry)
Structure | Payouts
Level 10: 500/1,000
Players Remaining: 24 of 68

The numbers were released for the Big O tournament and it drew 68 entries to create a prize pool worth $20,400. The last nine spots will get paid with a min-cash earning $645 and the Big O champ will earn $6,450 along with the Showdown trophy.

2019 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino 
Hollywood, Florida
Event 4
$360 Big O (Re-Entry)
Entries: 68

Prize Pool: $20,400
April 6, 2019

1st: $6,450 + Showdown trophy
2nd: $4,300
3rd: $2,865
4th: $1,990
5th: $1,445
6th: $1,100
7th: $875
8th: $730
9th: $645

Event 4: Registration Closes with 68 Entries

$360 Big O (Re-Entry)
Structure
Level 9: 400/800
Entries: 68

The second break is complete for the Big O tournament and it drew 68 entries. This a relatively new format on the main series schedules and that number tops the 49 entries it had during Lucky Hearts Poker Open in January.

They will play three more levels before taking a 40-minute dinner break around 6pm.

Once the numbers are available, we will post the prize pool and payout information.

Event 4: Five-Card PLO8

$360 Big O (Re-Entry)
Structure
Level 1: 25/50

Continuing the portion of the non-hold’em schedule, today brings the popular Big O game to the Event Center. The $360 buy-in tournament will play five-card Pot Limit Omaha 8 at eight-handed tables and the chips will be flying in the action game.

They’ll start out with 12,000 stacks and the one-day tournament will have 30-minute levels from start to finish. Late registration and unlimited re-entries are available until the start of Level 9 at 4:30pm with a dinner break scheduled at 6pm. Those still around will return from dinner and continue playing until we have our next Showdown trophy winner.

Action gets underway at noon and we will hit the highlights until they make it down to the final table.

  • Players begin with 12,000 in chips and 30-minute levels
  • Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 9
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 4 Structure Sheet

Showdown Day 3 Schedule

Primary Event Schedule

11AM: Event 1 Day 1E – $570 Deep Stack NLH (Re-Entry)

  • $1,000,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips
  • Single ante will be paid from the big blind for the entire table
  • Day 1 levels last 30 minutes; Day 2 levels last 40 minutes
  • Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 9
  • Day 1 will end after Level 14 or Tournament Director discretion
  • Event 1 Structure Sheet

12PM: Event 4 – $360 Big O (Re-Entry)

  • Players begin with 12,000 in chips and 30-minute levels
  • Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 9
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 4 Structure Sheet

3PM: Event 5 – $250 Ladies No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)

  • $10,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • $1,100 Showdown Event 9 seat added to 1st place
  • Players begin with 15,000 in chips
  • Levels 1-9 last 20 minutes; Levels 10+ last 30 minutes
  • Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 10
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 5 Structure Sheet

6PM: Event 1 Day 1F – $570 Deep Stack NLH (Re-Entry)

  • $1,000,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips
  • Single ante will be paid from the big blind for the entire table
  • Day 1 levels last 30 minutes; Day 2 levels last 40 minutes
  • Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 9
  • Day 1 will end after Level 14 or Tournament Director discretion
  • Event 1 Structure Sheet

Secondary and Satellite Schedule

9AM: Event 35 – $80 Event 1 Turbo Satellite (1-in-10)

  • 2 seats guaranteed into $1 Million GTD Showdown Event 1
  • Players begin with 10,000 in chips and 15-minute levels
  • Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 9
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 35 Sheet

8PM: Event 36 – $390 Championship Turbo Satellite (1-in-10)

  • 2 seats guaranteed into $3 Million GTD Showdown Championship
  • Players begin with 10,000 in chips and 15-minute levels
  • Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 9
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 36 Structure Sheet

All participants must be 21 years of age or older to play in the Championship and related satellites. Additional information available on the tournament structure sheet.


Complete 2019 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Schedule

Event 4: Andrew Woodmancey Wins $360 Pot Limit Omaha 8 ($8,320)

2019 Lucky Hearts Poker Open
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida
Event 4
$360 Pot Limit Omaha 8 (Re-Entry)
Entries:  86
Prize Pool:  $25,800
January 12, 2019

Andrew Woodmancey
Andrew Woodmancey

The final table of the $360 Pot Limit Omaha 8 event was a bit of a roller-coaster late, with Andrew Woodmancey seemingly on the verge of victory with a huge chip lead heads-up, then losing the lead, then coming back to win it all.

There were 86 entries in this one-day event, and Woodmancey, a local player from Coconut Creek, outlasted them all to earn the second-biggest score of his live tournament career.

Final results:

1st:  Andrew Woodmancey  –  $8,320 + LHPO trophy
2nd:  Shannon Kelly  –  $5,031
3rd:  Robert Wachtel  –  $3,128
4th:  Matthew Bianchini  –  $2,116
5th:  Andrea Mastrogiovanni  –  $1,613
6th:  Sean Remz  –  $1,290
7th:  Michael Cuevas  –  $1,071
8th:  Julius Threadgill  –  $903
9th:  Fabian Mayorga Medina  –  $832
10th:  Gabriel Ramos  –  $774
11th:  Matthew Kaplan  –  $722

Event 4: Final Table Set for $360 Pot Limit Omaha 8

$360 Pot Limit Omaha 8 (Re-Entry)
Structure | Payouts
Level 14: 1,500/3,000
Players Remaining 10 of 86

Final Table - Event 4
Final Table – Event 4

After the elimination of Matthew Kaplan in 11th place, the final 10 players had a redraw for random seats at the final table. Here are their approximate chip counts:

Seat 1.  Michael Cuevas  –  78,300  (26 bb)
Seat 2.  Gabriel Ramos  –  55,000  (18 bb)
Seat 3.  Shannon Kelly  –  67,800  (23 bb)
Seat 4.  Sean Remz  –  116,700  (39 bb)
Seat 5.  Matt Bianchini  –  45,600  (15 bb)
Seat 6.  Andrew Woodmancey  –  220,000  (73 bb)
Seat 7.  Robert Wachtel  –  97,000  (32 bb)
Seat 8.  Mark Threadgill  –  59,500  (20 bb)
Seat 9.  Fabian Alberto Mayorga  –  208,200  (69 bb)
Seat 10.  Andrea Mastrogiovanni  –  120,000  (40 bb)

And here is the prizepool, which is paying 11 spots:

1st:  $8,320 + LHPO trophy
2nd:  $5,031
3rd:  $3,128
4th:  $2,116
5th:  $1,613
6th:  $1,290
7th:  $1,071
8th:  $903
9th:  $832
10th:  $774
11th:  Matthew Kaplan  –  $722

Event 4: Prize Pool and Payouts with $8,320 Up Top

$360 Pot Limit Omaha 8 (Re-Entry)
Structure
Level 10: 600/1,200
Players Remaining 36 of 86

The numbers are in and the $360 Pot Limit Omaha 8 game officially drew 86 entries to create a prize pool worth $25,800. The last 11 spots will be paid with a min-cash worth $722 and the winner walks away with $8,320 and the LHPO trophy.

2019 Lucky Hearts Poker Open
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida
Event 4
$360 Pot Limit Omaha 8 (Re-Entry)
Entries:  86
Prize Pool:  $25,800
January 12, 2019

1st: $8,320 + LHPO trophy
2nd: $5,031
3rd: $3,128
4th: $2,116
5th: $1,613
6th: $1,290
7th: $1,071
8th: $903
9th: $832
10th: $774
11th: $722