Event 15: Richard Whitebrook Leads Final 10 Players

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$100,000 Guarantee | Structure | Payouts
Level 27: 30,000/60,000 with a 60,000 BB ante
Players Remaining: 10 of 1,297

$150 No-Limit Hold’em Final Table

Patrick Quinn was eliminated in 11th place and the final 10 players redrew for seats at the unofficial final table. With one more elimination, the final nine players will be at the final table.

Everybody is guaranteed at least $1,525 and the winner will walk away with $2,117. Here is a look at the seating arrangement and chip counts of the final 10 players:

Seat 1: Zachary Mullennix – 1,820,000
Seat 2: James Hamburger – 1,150,000
Seat 3: Michael Pawelek – 3,745,000
Seat 4: Irwin Block – 1,675,000
Seat 5: Richard Whitebrook – 4,600,000
Seat 6: Alden Belkin – 150,000
Seat 7: Ephram Uzan – 1,420,000
Seat 8: Roy Paulena – 1,140,000
Seat 9: Ory Hen – 980,000
Seat 10: David Poces – 2,640,000

Event 15: Cory Blum Eliminated in Three-Way All In, Richard Whitebrook Takes Chip Lead

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$100,000 Guarantee | Structure | Payouts
Level 27: 30,000/60,000 with a 60,000 BB ante
Players Remaining: 11 of 1,297

Richard Whitebrook

There was a three-way all in between David Poces in the hijack, Cory Blum in the cutoff and Richard Whitebrook in the big blind.

Whitebrook was all in for about 1,600,000, which just covered Blum and Poces had all three stacks covered.

Whitebrook held AcKh, Blum showed QcQd and Poces tabled JhJc.

The board ran out Ah7s4d3cKc and Whitebrook won the pot to just about triple up. Blum was eliminated in 12th place and Poces lost about a third of his stack.

Richard Whitebrook – 4,500,000
David Poces – 3,000,000
Cory Blum – Eliminated 

Event 15: David Poces Pulling Away from the Pack

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$100,000 Guarantee | Structure | Payouts
Level 26: 25,000/50,000 with a 50,000 BB ante
Players Remaining: 13 of 1,297

David Poces

There is about 800,000 in the pot on the turn with the board reading Js7h5h8h.

David Poces led out for 375,000 out of the big blind and Cory Blum called from under the gun.

The river was the Ks and both players checked. Poces shwoed 6h3h and Blum mucked his hand. Poces took the pot and is opening up a big chip lead over the rest of the field.

David Poces – 4,500,000
Cory Blum – 1,450,000

 

Event 15: Claudio Kalili Eliminated by Ory Hen

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$100,000 Guarantee | Structure | Payouts
Level 24: 20,000/40,000 with a 40,000 BB ante
Players Remaining: 20 of 1,297

Ory Hen

Claudio Kalili was short stacked and moved all in from under the gun for about 200,000. Action folded around to Ory Hen in the big blind, who called.

Hen showed KdKc and was in great shape against Kalili’s QsTd.

The board ran out clean as it came 9d9s6cJh3s. Hen’s kings held up to win the pot, which eliminated Kalili in 21st place and moved Hen over a seven-figure chip count.

Ory Hen – 1,050,000
Claudio Kalili – Eliminated 

Event 15: Payouts for 23rd-31st Place

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$100,000 Guarantee | Structure | Payouts
Level 24: 20,000/40,000 with a 40,000 BB ante
Players Remaining: 22 of 1,297

Here are the most recent payouts:

31st: Michel Dubreuil – $747
30th: Salim Salem – $747
29th: Samuel Borger – $747
28th: Shaun Glennon – $747
27th: Alejandro Armas – $872
26th: Irwin Cohen – $872
25th: Steven Fostoff – $872
24th: Stuart Greenbaum – $872
23rd: George Qiao – $872