Event 18: Long Nguyen Wins! ($19,605); “Miami” John Cernuto Eliminated in 2nd Place ($13,140)

$600 Pot Limit Omaha 8 (Single Re-Entry)
Structure | Payouts
Level 28:  30,000/60,000
Players Remaining:  1 of 140

2021 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Event 18 Champion Long Nguyen

“Miami” John Cernuto found two doubles with his decimated stack before ultimately finishing runner-up.

Cernuto raised all in from the button for 160,000 and Nguyen called from the big blind.

Cernuto: KdJh4s2c
Nguyen: Ah8d7d7s

The board ran out 10h8c5c2sQs, giving Nguyen a pair of eights with an 8-7 low to scoop the pot, winning the tournament outright for $19,605.

Cernuto finished runner-up for $13,140, his second runner-up showing of the series.

Long Nguyen – 2,100,000 (35 bb)
“Miami” John Cernuto – Eliminated in 2nd Place ($13,140)

“Miami” John Cernuto – 2nd Place