Championship: Toby Joyce vs. Anthony Spinella

$3,500 WPT Poker Showdown Championship
$3,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 14:  3,000/5,000 with a 5,000 ante
Players Remaining:  450 of 2,290

Toby Joyce
Toby Joyce

With the final board showing Jh10s9cQs5s, Anthony Spinella checked from the small blind, Toby Joyce bet 62,000 from UTG+1, and Spinella thought for a while before he called.

Joyce showed KsJs to win the pot with a king-high flush, and Spinella mucked.

Toby Joyce  –  290,000  (58 bb)
Anthony Spinella  –  229,000  (46 bb)

With about 450 players remaining from a field of 2,290, the average chip stack is around 254,000 (51 big blinds). There will be a 90-minute dinner break after Level 16 (about 6:35 pm), and action will continue tonight until the end of Level 20 (around 12:20 am).