2018 Lucky Hearts Poker Open Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood, Florida $150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry) Entries: 683 Prize Pool: $81,960 January 22-24, 2018
Event 22 of the 2018 Lucky Hearts Poker Open was a $150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry) tournament. Over two starting flights, a total of 683 entries generated a prize pool of $81,960, easily surpassing the $50,000 guarantee. Only 65 players made it to Day 2, and when it was all said and done a three-handed deal was agreed upon. Carlos Torres Vasquez was the chip leader at the time, making him the official winner.
“I’m a recreational player and only play once a week, so to have a result like this is very nice. I was just happy to make the final table and would have been happy with any result, so to win the trophy feels like a bonus.”
Final Table Results: 1st: Carlos Torres Vasquez – *$14,598 2nd: David Dohner – *$14,270 3rd: Matan Yehudai – *$13,701 4th: Emanuel Ibarry Quinonez – $5,737 5th: Hector Lopez – $4,139 6th: Karen Cleveland – $3,319 7th: Robert Leff – $2,541 8th: Daniel Saffer – $1,803 9th: Steven Touitou – $1,311 10th: Michael Johnson – $984 *denotes three-way deal