$3,500 WPT Poker Showdown Championship
$3,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 5: 300/600 with a 600 ante
Day 1A Entries: 762
Alvaro Puchol got it all in from the big blind for 18,200 with , and needed his hand to hold to stay alive against the of A.J. Kelsall in the hijack.
The board came , and the kings held up for Puchol to win the pot and double up in chips.
Alvaro Puchol – 37,300 (62 bb)
A.J. Kelsall – 80,000 (133 bb)
The tournament clock shows 762 entries as play resumes, and the prizepool is already up over $2.43 million on its way to the $3 million guarantee.
Registration remains open with unlimited re-entries until the start of Level 9 (around 9:15 pm).