Jonathan Bussieres Defeats Justin Harvell to Win the Eight-Handed Turbo Title

2020 Lucky Hearts Poker Open
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida
Event 15
$600 Eight-Handed Turbo NLH (Freeze-Out)
Entries:  44
Prize Pool:  $23,320
January 14, 2020

Event 15 Champion Jonathan Bussieres
Event 15 Champion Jonathan Bussieres

Event 15 of the 2020 Lucky Hearts Poker Open was the $600 Eight-Handed Turbo No-Limit Hold’em (Freeze-Out), which attracted 44 players and created a prizepool worth $23,320.

Jonathan Bussieres came into the nine-handed final table second in chips behind 2015 WPT Lucky Hearts Poker Open champion Brian Altman, but Altman only made it as far as third place. Bussieres then defeated Justin Harvell heads-up for the trophy, the title, and the prize money.

In the final hand of the tournament, Justin Harvell got it all in with As9d against the Kc4s of Jonathan Bussieres. The board came 7c4d3c10sQs, and Bussieres paired his four on the flop to knock out Harvell and win the tournament.

Final Results:

1st:  Jonathan Bussieres  –  $8,290
2nd:  Justin Harvell  –  $5,525
3rd:  Brian Altman  –  $3,685
4th:  Frederico Dabus  –  $2,560
5th:  Barry Weprin  –  $1,855
6th:  Roberto Bonilla Rivera  –  $1,405