Event 28: Gregory Back Leads the Final 17 Players

$5,000 Eight-Handed NLH (Re-Entry)
$200,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 14:  2,000/3,000 with a 3,000 ante
Players Remaining:  17 of 78

Gregory Back
Chipleader Gregory Back

The field is quickly shrinking down as they get closer to the money and the final table. With 17 players remaining, the average chip stack is about 92,000 (31 big blinds), and the final 10 players will finish in the money, guaranteed at least $11,355 each.

Darryll Fish was knocked out in 18th place, and as soon as they lose one more, they will redraw for seats at the final two tables.

The chipleader appears to be Gregory Back with about 220,000 (73 big blinds). Here are some updated chip stacks:

Gregory Back  –  220,000  (73 bb)
Joe McKeehen  –  195,000  (65 bb)
Faraz Jaka  –  110,000  (37 bb)
Craig Varnell  –  110,000  (37 bb)
James Calderaro  –  104,000  (35 bb)
Jason Wandling  –  90,000  (30 bb)
Byron Kaverman  –  85,000  (28 bb)
Hiro Harada  –  80,000  (27 bb)
Stanley Lee  –  65,000  (22 bb)
Jonathan Bussieres  –  45,000  (15 bb)
Jim Collopy  –  40,000  (13 bb)
Ray Qartomy  –  35,000  (12 bb)

Event 28: Prize Pool and Payouts with $113,535 to the $5K NLH Champ

$5,000 Eight-Handed NLH (Re-Entry)
$200,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 13:  1,500/2,500 with a 2,500 ante
Players Remaining:  26 of 78

Registration has closed for the $5,000 Eight-Handed No-Limit Hold’em event, and with 78 entries, the total prizepool is worth $370,500.

The final 10 players will finish in the money, guaranteed at least $11,355 each, and the winner will earn $113,535.

2020 Lucky Hearts Poker Open
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida
Event 28
$5,000 Eight-Handed NLH (Re-Entry)
$200,000 Guaranteed
Entries:  78
Prize Pool:  $370,500
January 21, 2020

1st:  $113,535
2nd:  $75,695
3rd:  $50,460
4th:  $35,065
5th:  $25,450
6th:  $19,325
7th:  $15,385
8th:  $12,875
9th-10th:  $11,355

Event 28: Closing Out Big

$5,000 Eight-Handed NLH (Re-Entry)
$200,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 1:  100/100

Logo and Chips

Today is the last chance for players to get their 2020 LHPO trophy and we are kicking Tuesday off with a big buy-in tournament. Event 28 has a $5,000 buy-in with a $200,000 guaranteed prize pool and it will finish out in one day.

They’ll start with 20,000 stacks, 30-minutes levels, and play eight-handed. Late registration and unlimited re-entries are available until the start of Level 12 at 6:40 pm following the 40-minute dinner break.

When they return, they will continue moving through the day until we hand out the penultimate LHPO trophy.

  • $200,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips and 30-minute levels
  • Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 12
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 28 Structure Sheet

LHPO Day 13 Schedule

Primary Event Schedule

12PM: Day 4 – $3,500 WPT Lucky Hearts Poker Open Championship

12PM: Event 28 – $5,000 Eight-Handed NLH (Re-Entry)

  • $200,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips and 30-minute levels
  • Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 12
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 28 Structure Sheet

2PM: Day 2 – $25,500 High Roller NLH (Re-Entry)

5PM: Event 27 Day 1B – $150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)

  • $50,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 15,000 in chips and 30-minute levels
  • Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 9
  • Day 1 will end after Level 14 or Tournament Director discretion
  • Event 27 Structure Sheet

5PM: Event 29 Day 1 – $2,200 Deep Stack PLO (Re-Entry)

  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips and 40-minute levels
  • Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 7
  • Day 1 will end after Level 12 or Tournament Director discretion
  • Event 29 Structure Sheet

Complete 2020 Seminole Hard Rock Lucky Hearts Poker Open Schedule