$570 No-Limit Hold’em Level 11: 500/1,000 with a 100 ante Players Remaining: 45 of 162
Andros Ioakimides raises from the hijack and the player on the button three-bets to 5,700. Action folds back to Ioakimides, who four-bets to 17,200.
The button thinks for a couple minutes and then calls. They are heads-up to a flop of and Ioakimides bets 22,000. The button doesn’t take much time before tossing his hand into the muck.
Ioakimides flashes the as he takes the pot and chips up as the level nears an end.
With one more level before dinner break, Ioakimides is the chip leader and the only player with a six-figure chip count. Like Robert Kuhn, he also is looking for his second final table in as many days. He finished sixth in yesterday’s $2,500 no-limit hold’em for $17,063.
$570 No-Limit Hold’em Level 8: 250/500 with a 75 ante Total Entries: 155
On a flop of , Mark Dube checks from the small blind, the big blind checks, and the player under the gun bets 2,675. Frankie Flowers is on the button and raises to 8,200.
Both Dube and the big blind fold. The under the gun player calls and the turn is the . The big blind checks and Flowers moves all in for effectively the big blind’s remaining 37,000. The big blind takes a couple minutes in the tank before sending his cards into the muck.
The 2017 Seminole Hard Rock Lucky Hearts Poker Open is winding down and the penultimate day on the schedule brings along a nice, one-day tournament with some big money paid out in the end.
Event 13 is a $570 buy-in No Limit Hold’em tournament with a $75,000 guaranteed prize pool to bring out the players. We expect a good crowd of both locals and visitors taking one more shot at an LHPO trophy.
Entrants sit down to 12,000 starting stacks and play 30-minute levels throughout the day. Late registration is available until the start of Level 9 at 4:30pm with unlimited re-entries during that time. There’s a dinner break built in at 6:30pm and they will continue playing until we have a champion later this evening.
The tournament kicked off at noon and we will pick up the action after the WPTDeepStacks Final Table completes.
$75,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
Players begin with 12,000 in chips and 30-minute levels
Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 9
This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion