Poker Open

2016 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Schedule

Primary Event Schedule

EventDayDateTimeBuy-InTournament Description
1AThurs28-Jul11am$360Deep Stack (Re-Entry) $500K GTD
1BThurs28-Jul6pm$360
1CFri29-Jul11am$360
1DFri29-Jul6pm$360
1ESat30-Jul11am$360
1FSat30-Jul6pm$360
1Sun31-Jul1pmDay 2
2Fri29-Jul12pm$300Omaha 8 or Better (Re-Entry) - One-Day Event
3Sun31-Jul12pm$300Deep Stack Turbo (Re-Entry) $25K GTD - One-Day Event
4Sun31-Jul3pm$1,100 NLH (Re-Entry) $75K GTD
4Mon1-Aug2pmDay 2
5AMon1-Aug11am$150NLH (Re-Entry) $150K GTD
5BMon1-Aug3pm$150
5CMon1-Aug7pm$150
5DTues2-Aug11am$150
5ETues2-Aug3pm$150
5FTues2-Aug7pm$150
5Wed3-Aug1pmDay 2
6Mon1-Aug12pm$300H.O.R.S.E. (Re-Entry) - One-Day Event
7Tues2-Aug12pm$570Double Black Chip Bounty NLH/PLO (Single Re-Entry) - One-Day Event
8Wed3-Aug12pm$360Six-Max (Single Re-Entry) One-Day Event
9Wed3-Aug3pm$360PLO 8 or Better (Re-Entry) One-Day Event
10AThurs4-Aug11am$570Deep Stack (Re-Entry) $1M GTD
10BThurs4-Aug6pm$570
10CFri5-Aug11am$570
10DFri5-Aug6pm$570
10ESat6-Aug11am$570
10FSat6-Aug6pm$570
10Sun7-Aug1pmDay 2
11Sun7-Aug12pm$360Big Stack Black Chip Bounty (Re-Entry) $30K GTD - One-Day Event
12Sun7-Aug3pm$1,650 Purple Chip Bounty (Single Re-Entry) $150K GTD- One-Day Event
12Mon8-Aug2pmDay 2
13Mon8-Aug11am$300Seniors 50+ (Re-Entry) - One-Day Event
14Mon8-Aug3pm$360Big Stack Turbo (Single Re-Entry) $50K GTD - One-Day Event
15Tues9-Aug12pm$570NLH (Single Re-Entry) $50K GTD - One-Day Event
16Tues9-Aug3pm$1,100 Shootout - 100 Players Max (No Late Registration, Freeze-Out)
16Wed10-Aug1pmDay 2
17Wed10-Aug12pm$1,100 Six-Max (Freeze-Out) $100K GTD
17Thurs11-Aug1pmDay 2
18Wed10-Aug5pm$360PLO (Re-Entry) - One-Day Event
19Thurs11-Aug3pm$1,650 Heads-Up (64-Max)
19Fri12-Aug1pmDay 2
20Fri12-Aug1pm$1,100 Turbo (Freeze-Out) - One-Day Event
21Fri12-Aug7pm$300CSOP (Re-Entry) One-Day Event
22Sat13-Aug12pm$5,250 SHRPO Championship (Freeze-Out) $5M GTD
22Sun14-Aug12pmDay 2
22Mon15-Aug12pmDay 3
22Tues16-Aug12pmFinal table televised and live-streamed as part of The Big 4
23Sun14-Aug2pm$2,650 NLH (Freeze-Out) $1M GTD
23Mon15-Aug12pmDay 2
23Tues16-Aug12pmFinal table televised and live-streamed as part of The Big 4
24Mon15-Aug12pm$1,100 NLH (Re-Entry) $500K GTD
24Tues16-Aug12pmFinal table televised and live-streamed as part of The Big 4
25Mon15-Aug12pm$25,500 High Roller (Re-Entry) - $1M GTD
25Tues16-Aug12pmFinal table televised and live-streamed as part of The Big 4
26AMon15-Aug5pm$150NLH (Re-Entry) $50K GTD
26BTues16-Aug5pm$150
26Wed17-Aug5pmDay 2 (Held in the poker room)
27Mon15-Aug6pm$2,650 PLO (Re-Entry)
27Tues16-Aug2pmDay 2
28Tues16-Aug12pm$250Deep Stack Turbo (Re-Entry) $25K GTD - One-Day Event

Structure sheets will be posted shortly

Secondary Event Schedule

The full secondary event schedule will be posted shortly

HOLIDAY DEEP STACK GOES TO PIERROT MASSENT

Hollywood, FL — After a recording setting turnout for a Holiday Deep Stack, Pierrot Massenat claims the top spot! Besting a field of 266 entrants, Pierrot also takes home a $3,500 entry to the 2015 Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open Championship Event!!! The Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open starts one week from today, Thursday, November 19th with a $350 Buy-in, $500,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool!!! We thank all those who came out and helped set a record that will surely be broken again soon!!!

Pierrot Massenat ($6,945 & $3,500 RRPO Championship Seat)
Pierrot Massenat ($6,945 & $3,500 RRPO Championship Seat)
SEMINOLE HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO
HOLIDAY DEEP STACK (NOVEMBER 11, 2015)
Prize Pool:$55,860Buy-In:$250
Entries:266Start Time:11:00 AM

Winners List

*Denotes a 6-Way Deal
PlaceFirst NameLast NamePrize Amount
1PIERROTMASSENAT$6,945*
2BRYANEMORY$6,344*
3SHAWNVRENNA$6,344*
4PETERCHIN$6,344*
5LAZARODUBROCQ$6,344*
6PAULBALZANO$6,344*
7JORGERIVERA$1,740
8TAMARAGOLDSHTEYN$1,267
9MICHAELTUFARO$1,213
10JAMESSCOTT$1,106
11DRORHAZAZ$1,106
12GUI THIVAN$1,106
13DARYANWARNER$950
14MICHELCALVO AMAYA$950
15MARCSCHILLER$950
16SCOTTSCHWARTZBERG$793
17DANIMAN$793
18CAMILLEPONTILLO$793
19ROBERTKESSLER$492
20MARKGAUDINO$492
21SHELDONTUERK$492
22BRYANRODRIGUEZ$492
23YIGALHEN$492
24DAMIENSIMON$492
25ZOLTANCZINKOTA$492
26OLEGVAYMAN$492
27MARKNAHAMA$492

Record Setting Turnout for Holiday Deep Stack

Hollywood, FL  — It’s was a record setting day here at the Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood. 266 entries for today’s event marked the largest turnout for a Holiday Deep Stack tournament!!! The $30,000 guarantee was smashed and almost doubled up as the prize pool eclipsed the $55,000 mark!!! We reached the money shortly after the 6:45pm dinner break and 16 players now remain. $15,294 will be paid out to tonight’s winner along with a $3,500 seat to the Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open Championship Event!!! Thank you to all those who participated today and a special salute to our veterans!!!

SEMINOLE HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO
HOLIDAY DEEP STACK (NOVEMBER 11, 2015)
Prize Pool:$55,860Buy-In:$250
Entries:266Start Time:11:00 AM

Payouts

1st Place also receives $3,500 RRPO Championship Seat
PlacePrize Amount
1st$15,294
2nd$8,969
3rd$5,803
4th$3,693
5th$2,638
6th$2,268
7th$1,740
8th$1,267
9th$1,213
10th-12th$1,106
13th-15th$950
16th-18th$793
19th-27th$492

Errol “X” Massey Wins “Add On For Autism 2015” Charity Event

Hollywood, FL — Raising over $7,400 for Andra’s Hand, tonight’s charity event was a terrific success!!! In a field full of bracelet winners and over $5 million in tournament earnings, Errol “X” Massey found himself victorious! Massey takes home $2,825 in cash, an Ante-Up cruise for two, a 2-night stay at the Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood, a $350 RRPO event seat, and a pro-wrestling sized championship belt for the hardware! A special thank you to Lou Stadler, Eric Lazarus, and everyone who came out making tonight’s event possible! Good night players and see you tomorrow for our Monday night $250 Buy-in, $10,000 Guarantee starting at 6pm!!!

Errol "X" Massey -- 1st Place ($2,825 & Championship Belt)
Errol “X” Massey — 1st Place ($2,825 & Championship Belt)

 

“Add On for Autism 2015” Charity Event

Hollywood, FL — It’s a great night for poker here at the Seminole Hard Rock and we are playing for a great cause. “Add on for Autism 2015” benefiting Andra’s Hand is currently being played on the second floor. The top 10 are guaranteed some great prizes including: a two night stay here at the Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood, seats to the 2015 Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open Event #1, and the top 6 will also be paid in cash prizes. Late registration is open until 8:15pm and there are some familiar faces in the field with bounties on them! Come out and join us!

Adam "Roothlus" Levy
Adam “Roothlus” Levy
Big Dave Lemmon
Big Dave Lemmon
Errol "X" Massey
Errol “X” Massey
Jackie Scott
Jackie Scott
Lou Stadler
Lou Stadler
Michael Ortiz
Michael Ortiz
Ory Hen
Ory Hen
Robert "Papa Bear" Transue(left) & Perry Shiao(right)
Robert “Papa Bear” Transue (left) & Perry Shiao (right)

 

Chris Nomikos Wins Special Deep Stack

Hollywood, FL — Besting a field of 142 entrants, Chris Nomikos wins the Seminole Hard Rock Friday Special Deep Stack and the $3,500 RRPO Championship Seat. Reaching heads-up play, Nomikos and his opponent reached a deal that sent both home happy with five figure scores! It was a great night of poker here at the Rock and we thank everyone for coming out! Don’t miss our Saturday $250 Buy-In/$15,000 Guarantee Deep Stack tomorrow at 11am!

Chris Nomikos -- 1st Place Winner ($10,543 & a $3,500 RRPO Championship Seat)
Chris Nomikos — 1st Place ($10,543 & $3,500 RRPO Championship Seat)

Friday Special Deep Stack Winner's List

*Denotes Heads-Up Deal
PlaceFirst NameLast NamePrize Amount 
1CHRISTOPHERNOMIKOS$10,543*Plus a $3,500 RRPO Seat
2VALBUENABELLOSO$10,542*
3JOHNMAGNETTA$5,027
4KEVINCOIFFIC$3,493
5LUISMANTILLA$2,599
6ERROLMASSEY$2,002
7STEVERAEMAN$1,406
8STUARTGREENBAUM$1,022
9ERICKOLODNY$980
10ZACHARYGOODMAN$895
11PIERROTMASSENAT$895
12KISHORBHAKTA$895
13ZOLTANCZINKOTA$767
14CHRISTOPHERHOWARD$767
15JASONDOLLINGER$767

In The Money!!!

Hollywood, FL — After a lengthy bubble, the final 15 players have made the money!!! A minimum cash tonight will pay $767 and 1st is $13,417 plus a $3,500 RRPO Championship Seat!!! Zack Goodman, John Magnetta, and Jason Dollinger are still in the hunt!

Jason Dollinger
Jason Dollinger
Zack Goodman
Zack Goodman
John Magnetta
John Magnetta

 

Faces In the Field & Chip Counts

Hollywood, FL — With 42 players left in tonight’s event, many familiar faces remain in the field including David Diaz, Joe Moss, Ira Schwartz, Jason Dollinger, John Magnetta, and Zack Goodman. They all have their eye set on the $13,000 prize and the $3,500 RRPO Championship Seat.

Zack Goodman
Zack Goodman-132,000
Joe Moss
Joe Moss-85,500
Ira Schwartz
Ira Schwartz-96,100
David Diaz
David Diaz-28,100

 

Jason Dollinger (left) and John Magnetta (right)
Jason Dollinger (left)-70,100 and John Magnetta (right)-54,000

Friday Deep Stack Special Crushes Guarantee

Hollywood, FL — Tonight’s $350 Friday Special, originally set as a $25,000 guarantee, watched that number blown by with 142 entrants creating a prize pool of $42,600. First place will pay $13,417 plus a $3,500 entry to the 2015 Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open Championship. Once again, we thank everyone who joined us and the 72 players who remain!!!

Payouts

PlacePrize Amount
1$13,417
2$7,668
3$5,027
4$3,493
5$2,599
6$2,002
7$1,406
8$1,022
9$980
10$895
11$895
12$895
13$767
14$767
15$767

Last Level Late Registration

Hollywood, FL —  We currently have 129 entrants going into the final level of registration. Prize pool is approaching $40,000!!! Registration will stay open through the color up break which will end at approx. 8:25pm. 20,000 starting units and 30 minute blinds, so there’s plenty of play left in tonight’s event! 1st place will also receive a $3,500 RRPO Championship Event Seat!!!

Friday Special Deep Stack Underway

ClockHollywood, FL — As Level 1 comes to an end, the clock currently shows 50 players for our $350 Buy-In Friday Special Deep Stack. Today’s event features a $25,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool with 20,000 starting units and 30 minute blind levels. Registration will be open until approximately 8:25pm. 1st place tonight will also receive an added $3,500 Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open Championship Event seat! Good luck and see you here!

MICHAEL NEWMAN WINS TUESDAY NIGHT SPECIAL!!!

Hollywood, FL –Battling through a field of 267 entrants, Michael Newman found himself on top, taking home $4,802 for his efforts! The Tuesday Night Special witnessed a spectacular turnout out last night well exceeding the $20,000 Guarantee. Thank you to all that came out and hope to see you again on the felt soon!!!

SEMINOLE HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO HOLLYWOOD
TUESDAY NIGHT SPECIAL $20K GTD (11-3-15)
 Entries:267Prize Pool: $25,365Buy-In:$125

Winners List

*Denotes a 3-Way Deal
PlaceFirst NameLast NamePrize Amount
1MICHAELNEWMAN$4,802*
2CARLOSCRUZ$4,553*
3ESTEBANGARCIA$4,303*
4EDDIETURNER$1,677
5JAMESSALMON$1,198
6LEESTEWART$1,030
7ANTONIOCOLON$790
8DAVIDSHMUEL$575
9STEVENOLEK$551
10DENNISGRANT$502
11ARMANDOGUTIERREZ$502
12PAULBERGER$502
13FALIN$431
14ADEWALEADEYEMI$431
15JONATHANBRODY$431
16LYNETTEROBINSON$360
17MATTHEWZARCADOOLAS$360
18CESARFUENTES$360
19DAVIDALBERTSON$223
20DAVIDFEYJIN$223
21HOWARDMARMER$223
22SANDRAMYERS$223
23ALFREDOFERNANDEZ$223
24DOLPHUSPOWERS$223
25NICOLASGAGNE$223
26JONATHANOUNJIAN$223
27IDOASHKENAZI$223

Tuesday Night Special

Hollywood, FL — Good Evening Poker Players! Our Tuesday Night Special had an impressive turnout of 267 entrants creating a prize pool over $25,000!!! First place tonight will pay $6,951!!! The clock currently shows 10 minutes left in Level 13 (400a 1,200/2,400) with 48 players remaining. Thank you to all of those who came out tonight and good luck to those remaining!

Payouts

PlacePrize Amount
1st$6,951
2nd$4,072
3rd$2,635
4th$1,677
5th$1,198
6th$1,030
7th$790
8th$575
9th$551
10th-12th$502
13th-15th$431
16th-18th$360
19th-27th$223