Event 12: Kenneth Watson Eliminated in 4th ($9,600)

$1,650 Purple Chip Bounty NL Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
Level 20: 3,000/6,000 with a 1,000 ante
Players Remaining: 4 of 120

Kenneth Watson
Kenneth Watson

Kenneth Watson opened to 19,000 from the button and Colin Robinson asked how much he was playing. It was around 80K behind at the moment.

Robinson raised to 45,000 and Toby Boas quickly got out of the way in the big blind. Watson announced all-in and Robinson said “why not, I call”.

Robinson: 7c7d
Watson: Ad9d

It was a race until Robinson hit the Tc9h7h flop. The 2h turn left Watson drawing dead and he was eliminated in 4th place.

Colin Robinson – 625,000 (104 bb)
Kenneth Watson – Eliminated in 4th place ($9,600)

Event 12: Joseph Drory Eliminated in 5th ($7,200)

$1,650 Purple Chip Bounty NL Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
Level 20: 3,000/6,000 with a 1,000 ante
Players Remaining: 5 of 120

Joseph Drory (Canton, MA)
Joseph Drory (Canton, MA)

Toby Boas opened to 12,000 and Joseph Drory moved all-in for his last 41,000. Jeremy Joseph called next to act and Boas shoved over the top for 304,000.

Joseph considered before he finally folded his hand to start the race.

Drory: AdTh
Boas: 9s9h

Drory was pleading with the dealer but found no help as the board ran QhQs8dJc4d to send him out in 5th place.

Toby Boas – 280,000 (47 bb)
Joseph Drory – Eliminated in 5th place ($7,200)

Event 12: Tom Middleton Eliminated in 6th ($6,000)

$1,650 Purple Chip Bounty NL Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
Level 20: 3,000/6,000 with a 1,000 ante
Players Remaining: 6 of 120

Tom Middleton
Tom Middleton

Former chip leader Tom Middleton was down to 100,000 and called a 13,000 open from Colin Robinson to see the Jh6h3s flop. Robinson bet out and Middleton immediately announced all-in.

Just as quickly, Robinson called.

Robinson: QhJc
Middleton: Js9d

Middleton was in trouble and couldn’t come back as the board finished 4c2s to send him out earlier than he anticipated at the start of the day.

Colin Robinson – 370,000 (62 bb)
Tom Middleton – Eliminated in 6th place ($6,000)

Event 12: Updated Counts

$1,650 Purple Chip Bounty NL Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
Level 19: 2,500/5,000 with a 500 ante
Players Remaining: 6 of 120

Jeremy hunkered down behind Castle Joseph
Jeremy hunkered down behind Castle Joseph

Seat 1: Jeremy Joseph – 720,000 (144 bb)
Seat 3: Kenneth Watson – 121,000 (24 bb)
Seat 4: Colin Robinson – 270,000 (54 bb)
Seat 6: Toby Boas – 138,000 (28 bb)
Seat 7: Tom Middleton – 98,000 (20 bb)
Seat 8: Joseph Drory – 95,000 (19 bb)

Event 12: Massive Double for Joseph

$1,650 Purple Chip Bounty NL Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
Level 19: 2,500/5,000 with a 500 ante
Players Remaining: 6 of 120

Jeremy Joseph opened the action to 13,000 and picked up a call from Colin Robinson on the button and Toby Boas in the small blind. Tom Middleton made it 50,000 from the big blind and Joseph put in a fourth bet for 105,000. Robinson and Boas quickly folded before Middleton asked how much Joseph had at the beginning of the hand.

After he got the answer, Middleton announced all-in and was quickly called by Joseph.

Joseph: AsAd
Middleton: JcJs

Joseph was ahead for the huge pot and stayed that way as the dealer spread Qs9c6sKs4d. The hand moved Joseph well above the rest of the table.

Jeremy Joseph – 760,000 (152 bb)
Tom Middleton – 108,000 (22 bb)