All posts by Seminole Hard Rock Staff

Daily Tournament Calendar — February 2019

DateTimeBuy-InTournamentDetails
Fri, Feb 14:00 PM$350Friday Special Deep Stack NLH (RE) - $30,000 GTD - Top Two Receive a $1,100 Big Slick SeatStructure
Sat, Feb 211:00 AM$1,100 February Big Slick Deep Stack NLH (RE) - $50,000 GTD Structure
Sat, Feb 26:00 PM$100Deep Stack Turbo Green Chip Bounty NLH (RE) - $5,000 GTDStructure
Sun, Feb 311:00 AM$150Triple Stack Sunday NLH (RE) - $7,500 GTD - ICM Hard Stop at 5PMStructure
Sun, Feb 34:00 PM$140Turbo Mega Satellite into Wednesday Deep Stack NLH - 2 Seats GTDStructure
Mon, Feb 411:00 AM$150Big Stack Double Green Chip Bounty NLH (RE) - $5,000 GTDStructure
Mon, Feb 46:00 PM$130Monday Night Big Stack NLH (RE) - $20,000 GTDStructure
Tue, Feb 511:00 AM$100Big Stack Turbo NLH (RE)Structure
Tue, Feb 56:00 PM$150Triple Stack Tuesday NLH (RE) - $15,000 GTDStructure
Wed, Feb 611:00 AM$100Big Stack Turbo Pot Limit Omaha (RE)Structure
Wed, Feb 65:00 PM$1,100 Deep Stack No Limit Hold'em (RE) - $30,000 GTDStructure
Thu, Feb 711:00 AM$200Limit Omaha 8 or Better (RE) - $5,000 GTDStructure
Thu, Feb 76:00 PM$150Triple Stack Thursday NLH (RE) - $15,000 GTDStructure
Fri, Feb 811:00 AM$100Deep Stack Turbo Six-Max NLH (RE)Structure
Fri, Feb 86:00 PM$150Friday Night Big Stack NLH (RE) - $20,000 GTDStructure
Sat, Feb 911:00 AM$150Deep Stack Saturday NLH (RE) - $15,000 GTDStructure
Sat, Feb 96:00 PM$100Deep Stack Turbo Green Chip Bounty NLH (RE)Structure
Sun, Feb 1011:00 AM$150Triple Stack Sunday NLH (RE) - $7,500 GTDStructure
Sun, Feb 104:00 PM$140Turbo Mega Satellite into Wednesday Deep Stack NLH - 2 Seats GTDStructure
Mon, Feb 1111:00 AM$150Big Stack Double Green Chip Bounty NLH (RE)Structure
Mon, Feb 116:00 PM$130Monday Night Big Stack NLH (RE)Structure
Tue, Feb 1211:00 AM$100Big Stack Turbo NLH (RE)Structure
Tue, Feb 126:00 PM$150Triple Stack Tuesday NLH (RE) - $10,000 GTDStructure
Wed, Feb 1311:00 AM$100Big Stack Turbo Pot Limit Omaha (RE)Structure
Wed, Feb 135:00 PM$1,100 Deep Stack No Limit Hold'em (RE)Structure
Thu, Feb 1411:00 AM$200H.O.R.S.E. (RE)Structure
Thu, Feb 146:00 PM$150Triple Stack Thursday NLH (RE)Structure
Fri, Feb 1511:00 AM$100Deep Stack Turbo Six-Max NLH (RE)Structure
Fri, Feb 156:00 PM$150Friday Night Big Stack NLH (RE) - $20,000 GTDStructure
Sat, Feb 1611:00 AM$150Deep Stack Saturday NLH (RE) - $15,000 GTDStructure
Sat, Feb 166:00 PM$100Deep Stack Turbo Green Chip Bounty NLH (RE) - $5,000 GTDStructure
Sun, Feb 1711:00 AM$150Triple Stack Sunday NLH (RE) - $7,500 GTDStructure
Sun, Feb 174:00 PM$200MULTI Satellite into All Four Escalator Events + $390 Cash - 2 Packages GTDStructure
Mon, Feb 1811:00 AM$250Holiday Deep Stack NLH (RE) - $30,000 GTD - Final Table Receives $250 Escalator Event #2 SeatsStructure
Tue, Feb 1911:00 AM$100Big Stack Turbo NLH (RE)Structure
Tue, Feb 196:00 PM$200MULTI Satellite into All Four Escalator Events + $390 Cash - 2 Packages GTDStructure
Wed, Feb 2011:00 AM$150Escalator Series Event #1A -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $100K GTD Prize PoolStructure
Wed, Feb 207:00 PM$150Escalator Series Event #1B -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $100K GTD Prize PoolStructure
Thu, Feb 2111:00 AM$150Escalator Series Event #1C -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $100K GTD Prize PoolStructure
Thu, Feb 217:00 PM$150Escalator Series Event #1D -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $100K GTD Prize PoolStructure
Fri, Feb 2211:00 AM$150Escalator Series Event #1E -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $100K GTD Prize PoolStructure
Sat, Feb 2311:00 AM$150Escalator Series Event #1F -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $100K GTD Prize PoolStructure
Sun, Feb 2412:00 PMDay 2Escalator Series Event #1 - Winner Receives a $3,500 Showdown Championship Event SeatStructure
Sun, Feb 244:00 PM$200MULTI Satellite into Escalator Events #2, 3, & 4 + $540 Cash - 2 Packages GTDStructure
Mon, Feb 2511:00 AM$150Big Stack Double Green Chip Bounty NLH (RE) - $5,000 GTDStructure
Mon, Feb 256:00 PM$130Monday Night Big Stack NLH (RE) - $30,000 GTDStructure
Tue, Feb 2611:00 AM$200MULTI Satellite into Escalator Events #2, 3, & 4 + $540 Cash - 2 Packages GTDStructure
Tue, Feb 266:00 PM$150Triple Stack Tuesday NLH (RE) - $15,000 GTD - Winner Receives a $3,500 Showdown Championship Event SeatStructure
Wed, Feb 2711:00 AM$250Escalator Series Event #2A -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $200K GTD Prize PoolStructure
Wed, Feb 277:00 PM$250Escalator Series Event #2B -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $200K GTD Prize PoolStructure
Thu, Feb 2811:00 AM$250Escalator Series Event #2C -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $200K GTD Prize PoolStructure
Thu, Feb 287:00 PM$250Escalator Series Event #2D -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $200K GTD Prize PoolStructure
Fri, Mar 111:00 AM$250Escalator Series Event #2E -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $200K GTD Prize PoolStructure
Fri, Mar 17:00 PM$250Escalator Series Event #2F -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $200K GTD Prize PoolStructure
Sat, Mar 211:00 AM$250Escalator Series Event #2G -- No Limit Hold'em (Re-Entry) - $200K GTD Prize PoolStructure
Sun, Mar 312:00 PMDay 2Escalator Series Event #2 - Winner Receives a $3,500 Showdown Championship Event SeatStructure

2019 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Schedule


Primary Event Schedule:

EventDayDateTimeBuy-InTournament Description
1AThu4-Apr11AM$570Deep Stack NLH (RE) - $1,000,000 GTD
1BThu4-Apr6PM$570--
1CFri5-Apr11AM$570--
1DFri5-Apr6PM$570--
1ESat6-Apr11AM$570--
1FSat6-Apr6PM$570--
1Sun7-Apr1PM--Day 2
2Thu4-Apr12PM$360Omaha 8 or Better (RE)
3Fri5-Apr12PM$360Seniors 50+ NLH (RE)
4Sat6-Apr12PM$360Big O (RE)
5Sat6-Apr3PM$250Ladies NLH (RE) - $10,000 GTD - $1,100 Event #9 Seat ADDED to 1st
6Sun7-Apr12PM$300Deep Stack Turbo NLH (RE) - $30,000 GTD
7Sun7-Apr3PM$570Six Max NLH (Single RE) - $50,000 GTD
8Mon8-Apr11AM$360PLO (RE)
9AMon8-Apr12PM$1,100 NLH (RE) - $250,000 GTD
9BTue9-Apr12PM$1,100 --
9Wed10-Apr12PM--Day 2
10Mon8-Apr6PM$150Big Stack NLH (RE) - $30,000 GTD - ADDED $3,500 Championship Seat
11Tue9-Apr11AM$360PLO 8 (RE)
12Wed10-Apr10AM$360H.O.R.S.E. (RE)
13Wed10-Apr12PM$1,650 Purple Chip Bounty (Single RE) - $100,000 GTD
13Thu11-Apr1PM--Day 2
14Wed10-Apr2PM$50,000 Super High Roller (Single RE) - $1,000,000 GTD
14Thu11-Apr2PM--Day 2
15Thu11-Apr10AM$360Omaha 8/Stud 8 (RE)
16Thu11-Apr12PM$2,200 8 Handed NLH (Single RE) - $200,000 GTD
17AFri12-Apr11AM$3,500 WPT NLH Championship (RE) - $3,000,000 GTD
17BSat13-Apr11AM$3,500 --
17Sun14-Apr12PM--Day 2
17Mon15-Apr12PM--Day 3
17Tue16-Apr12PM--Day 4
18Fri12-Apr6PM$150Big Stack NLH (RE) - $30,000 GTD - ADDED $3,500 Championship Seat
19Sun14-Apr11AM$360Black Chip Bounty NLH (RE) - $30,000 GTD
20Sun14-Apr3PM$1,100 Six Max NLH (Single RE) - $100,000 GTD
21Sun14-Apr5PM$2,200 Deep Stack PLO (RE)
21Mon15-Apr3PM--Day 2
22Mon15-Apr11AM$570Big Stack NLH (Single RE) - $50,000 GTD
23Mon15-Apr12PM$25,500 High Roller NLH (RE) - $2,000,000 GTD
23Tue16-Apr12PM--Day 2
24AMon15-Apr5PM$150NLH (RE) $50,000 GTD
24BTue16-Apr5PM$150--
24Wed17-Apr5PM--Day 2 - Held in the Poker Room
25Mon15-Apr6PM$2,200 Eight Handed NLH Turbo (RE)
26Tue16-Apr11AM$5,000 NLH (RE) - $200,000 GTD
27Tue16-Apr12PM$360NLH (RE) - $30,000 GTD
28Tue16-Apr6PM$1,100 NLH Turbo (RE)

Secondary Event Schedule:

EventDayDateTimeBuy-InTournament Description
29Thu4-Apr9AM$80Turbo Mega Satellite into Event #1 ($570/$1M) (1 in 10) - 2 Seats GTD - Held in the Poker Room
30Thu4-Apr3PM$200Multi Satellite into Any $570 Event & $1,100 Event (1 in 10) - 4 Pkgs GTD
31Thu4-Apr8PM$140Turbo Mega Satellite into Event #1 (1 in 5) - 2 Seats GTD
32Fri5-Apr9AM$80Turbo Mega Satellite into Event #1 ($570/$1M) (1 in 10) - 2 Seats GTD - Held in the Poker Room
33Fri5-Apr3PM$200Multi Satellite into Any $570 Event & $1,100 Event (1 in 10) - 4 Pkgs GTD
34Fri5-Apr8PM$390Turbo Championship Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 2 Seats GTD
35Sat6-Apr9AM$80Turbo Mega Satellite into Event #1 ($570/$1M) (1 in 10) -2 Seats GTD - Held in the Poker Room
36Sat6-Apr8PM$390Turbo Championship Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 2 Seats GTD
37Sun7-Apr9AM$140Turbo Mega Satellite into any $1,100 Event (1 in 10) - 2 Seats GTD - Held in the Poker Room
38Sun7-Apr5PM$140Mega Satellite into Event #9 (1 in 10) - 10 Seats GTD
39Sun7-Apr8PM$140Turbo Mega Satellite into Event #9 (1 in 10) - 2 Seats GTD
40Mon8-Apr9AM$140Turbo Mega Satellite into Event #9 (1 in 10) - 2 Seats GTD - Held in the Poker Room
41Mon8-Apr3PM$140Mega Satellite into Event #9 (1 in 10) - 10 Seats GTD
42Mon8-Apr10:30PM$140Turbo Mega Satellite into Event #9 (1 in 10) - 2 Seats GTD
43Tue9-Apr9AM$140Turbo Mega Satellite into Event #9 (1 in 10) - 2 Seats GTD - Held in the Poker Room
44Tue9-Apr3PM$150Double Green Chip Bounty NLH (RE) - $390 Satellite Seat ADDED to 1st
45Tue9-Apr8PM$200Turbo Mega Satellite into Purple Chip Bounty (1 in 10) - 2 Seats GTD
46Wed10-Apr9AM$200Turbo Mega Satellite into Purple Chip Bounty (1 in 10) - 2 Seats GTD - Held in the Poker Room
47Wed10-Apr11AM$390Championship Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 20 Seats GTD
48Wed10-Apr3PM$390Championship Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 10 Seats GTD
49Wed10-Apr7PM$390Championship Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 5 Seats GTD
50Wed10-Apr8PM$130All in or Fold NLH (RE)
51Thu11-Apr11AM$390Championship Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 20 Seats GTD
52Thu11-Apr3PM$390Championship Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 10 Seats GTD
53Thu11-Apr7PM$390Championship Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 5 Seats GTD
54Thu11-Apr10:30PM$375Super Turbo Championship Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 1 Seat GTD
55Fri12-Apr9AM$390Turbo Championship Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 2 Seats GTD - Held in the Poker Room
56Fri12-Apr12PM$375Super Turbo Championship Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 1 Seat GTD
57Fri12-Apr3PM$390Championship Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 10 Seats GTD
58Fri12-Apr8PM$390Championship Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 2 Seats GTD
59Fri12-Apr10:30PM$375Super Turbo Championship Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 1 Seat GTD
60Sat13-Apr9AM$390Turbo Championship Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 2 Seats GTD - Held in the Poker Room
61Sat13-Apr12PM$375Super Turbo Championship Mega Satellite (1 in 10) - 1 Seat GTD
62Sat13-Apr8PM$130Win the Button NLH (RE)
63Sat13-Apr10:30PM$2,625 Super Turbo High Roller Satllite - 1 Seat GTD
64Sun14-Apr9AM$140Turbo Mega Satellite into any $1,100 Event (1 in 10) - 2 Seats GTD - Held in the Poker Room
65Sun14-Apr7PM$2,650 Mega Satellite into High Roller Event (1 in 10) - 2 Seats GTD
66Sun14-Apr8PM$130Turbo NLH Survivor (RE) 1 in 10 win $1,000
67Sun14-Apr10:30PM$2,625 Super Turbo High Roller Satellite - 1 Seat GTD
68Mon15-Apr10AM$2,625 Super Turbo High Roller Satellite - 1 Seat GTD
69Mon15-Apr8PM$550Mega Satellite into Event #26 - 2 Seats GTD
70Mon15-Apr10:30PM$525Super Turbo Event # 26 Mega Satellite - 1 Seat GTD
71Tue16-Apr9AM$550Turbo Mega Satellite into Event #26 - 1 Seat GTD - Held in the Poker Room
72Tue16-Apr3PM$300Razz (RE)

February Big Slick: Nick Yunis Scores the W and $25K

February Big Slick
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida

$1,100 Buy-In No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed
Entries: 78
Prize Pool: $75,660
February 2, 2019

Final results:

FINISHNAMEPRIZE
1NICOLAS YUNIS$25,572
2RYAN VAN SANFORD$14,754
3TIMOTHY MILES$9,231
4ALCIDES GOMEZ II$6,242
5MATHIEU SELIDES$4,729
6MATHYEU PROVOST$3,783
7YAYMEL BODES$3,405
8MARC THALHEIM$3,026
9DOLPHUS POWERS$2,648
10COREY BURBICK$2,270

2019 LHPO in Review

The 2019 Lucky Hearts Poker Open ran January 10-22 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida. In that time, 25 new poker champions were crowned including local standout Michael Newman in the $360 buy-in, $500,000 guaranteed Ultimate Re-Entry opener.

TD Tony Burns and Event 1 Champion Michael Newman
TD Tony Burns and Event 1 Champion Michael Newman

Joining Newman as an LHPO headliner was Jason Young. Young won the series’ $1,000,000 guaranteed, live-streamed WPTDeepStacks Main Event good for a first prize worth $263,205.

Here’s a look at each of the series champions:

That’s it for the Lucky Hearts Poker Open. Thank you to everyone who played! Next up at the Seminole Hard Rock is the Poker Showdown April 4-16. Full details on that series are available HERE.

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 Flight B: Another Go at the $150 Re-Entry

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 1: 100/100

The second and final starting day in Event 20, a $150 re-entry tournament with $50,000 guaranteed, begins shortly. Yesterday’s play saw 23 advance from 165 starting. Ignas Jasinevicius bagged tops with 449,000 chips and he’s looking down at the rest of the field.

Flight B players look to best Jasinevicius and they’re set to take their seats to 15,000 chips and log 14, 30-minute levels. Those who advance join the 23 from Flight A for Day 2 tomorrow at 5pm.

Here are the details:

5PM: Event 20 Day 1B – $150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)

  • $50,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 15,000 in chips with 30-minute levels
  • Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 9
  • Single ante will be paid from the big blind for the entire table
  • Day 1 will end after Level 14 or Tournament Director discretion
  • Event 20 Structure Sheet

We will post the prize pool as well as the complete Day 2 chip counts and table draws after play wraps.

Event 22: Black Chip Bounty Prize Pool and Payouts

$360 Big Stack Black Chip Bounty (Re-Entry)
$30,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 9: 500/1,000 with a 1,000 ante
Players Remaining: 54 of 159

Level 9 is freshly underway in today’s 11am $360 Black Chip Bounty event. With that, registration is closed and the prize pool is final.

The event drew 159 entries generating a prize pool worth $31,800, plus a bounty prize pool of $15,900. The top 20 are set to finish in the money with a min-cash worth $445. Payouts escalate from there and top out in the form of an $8,548 first prize. In addition, the winner is slated to receive the property’s token guitar pick trophy.

Details:

2019 Lucky Hearts Poker Open
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida
Event 22
$360 Black Chip Bounty Re-Entry
$30,000 Guaranteed

Entries: 159
Prize Pool: $31,800
Bounty Prize Pool: $15,900
January 21, 2019

1st: $8,548 + LHPO Trophy
2nd: $5,544
3rd: $3,267
4th: $1,988
5th: $1,534
6th: $1,272
7th: $1,105
8th: $992
9th: $855
10th – 12th: $747
13th – 15th: $644
16th – 18th: $544
19th – 20th: $445

We will provide another update when this event reaches the final table. From there we’ll provide a final report, the results and a winner’s photo after play wraps.