Event 29: Timothy Banks Dropped to 7 Big Blinds But Bounced Back

$2,200 Deep Stack PLO (Re-Entry)
Structure | Payouts
Level 14:  3,000/6,000
Players Remaining:  3 of 35

Timothy Banks
Timothy Banks

With the blinds still at 3K-6K, David Prociak raised from the button to 12,000, and Timothy Banks called from the small blind.

The flop came Ah4h2c, Banks checked, Prociak bet 10,000, and Banks called. The turn card was the 6c, Banks bet 30,000, and Prociak called.

The river card was the Kh, Banks checked, Prociak bet 35,000, and Banks folded. Prociak took the pot.

Seat 1.  Melisa Singh  –  235,000  (39 bb)
Seat 2.  David Prociak  –  382,000  (64 bb)
Seat 3.  Timothy Banks  –  83,000  (14 bb)

A few minutes later, with the board showing 10h5s3hQs on the turn and 48K in the pot, David Prociak bet 25,000 from the small blind. Timothy Banks called from the big blind, leaving himself just 40K behind, and Melisa Singh tanked for a while before she folded.

The river card was the Jd, and both players checked.

David Prociak:  Ah5c3s3d
Timothy Banks:  7c6s4dXx

Prociak won the pot with a set of threes, and Banks dropped to just 40K in chips.

Seat 1.  Melisa Singh  –  237,000  (40 bb)
Seat 2.  David Prociak  –  336,000  (56 bb)
Seat 3.  Timothy Banks  –  40,000  (7 bb)

Timothy Banks bounced back a bit before raising from the button to 21,000, and Melisa Singh called from the small blind.

The flop came JsJc10c, Singh moved all in, and Banks said, “Snap,” as he snap-called all in for 46,000 with a full house.

Melisa Singh:  KsQd10h7s
Timothy Banks:  Jd10s9h8h

The turn card was the 3h, the river was the 4h, and Banks won the pot with his full house to double up in chips.

Seat 1.  Melisa Singh  –  172,000  (29 bb)
Seat 2.  David Prociak  –  395,000  (66 bb)
Seat 3.  Timothy Banks  –  140,000  (23 bb)

With three players remaining, the average chip stack is about 233,000 (29 big blinds), and the next player to bust will earn $11,675.

Event 29: Timothy Banks Doubles Thru David Prociak

$2,200 Deep Stack PLO (Re-Entry)
Structure | Payouts
Level 13:  3,000/5,000
Players Remaining:  3 of 35

Timothy Banks
Timothy Banks

With the board showing Js3s2sAd on the turn and 90K in the pot, Timothy Banks checked the big blind, and Melisa Singh pot-bet 90,000 with about 30,000 remaining behind.

Banks went into the tank for a while, at one point saying, “I have one of my own outs.”

Banks eventually folded JcJd4d2d face up for a set of jacks with a gutshot straight draw. Singh showed two cards — Ks7s for a spade flush — as she took the pot.

“Nice fold,” said Singh. “I’m never bluffing there.”

Seat 1.  Melisa Singh  –  210,000  (42 bb)
Seat 2.  David Prociak  –  310,000  (62 bb)
Seat 3.  Timothy Banks  –  180,000  (36 bb)

A short while later, after a limped three-way flop of Jd5d3s with 15K in the pot, Melisa Singh checked the small blind, David Prociak bet 10,000, and Banks bet the pot. Singh folded, Prociak moved all in, and Banks called all in for 105,000.

David Prociak:  9c6d3d3h  (set of threes, six-high flush draw)
Timothy Banks:  10d10c6h4d  (pair of tens, ten-high flush draw, straight draw)

The turn card was the 7h, the river was the Qs, and Banks turned a seven-high straight to win the pot and double up in chips.

Seat 1.  Melisa Singh  –  270,000  (54 bb)
Seat 2.  David Prociak  –  205,000  (41 bb)
Seat 3.  Timothy Banks  –  225,000  (45 bb)

With three players remaining, the average chip stack is about 233,000 (47 big blinds), and the next player to bust will earn $11,675.

Event 29: Andrei Mitsiuk – 4th Place ($8,280)

$2,200 Deep Stack PLO (Re-Entry)
Structure | Payouts
Level 13:  3,000/5,000
Players Remaining:  3 of 35

Andrei Mitsiuk
Andrei Mitsiuk

Melisa Singh raised from the cutoff to 10,000, Timothy Banks called from the small blind, and Andrei Mitsiuk called from the big blind.

The flop came 9s8d3h, Banks pot-bet 30,000, and Mitsiuk moved all in for 59,000. Singh folded, and Banks called.

Timothy Banks:  QdJd9d9c  (set of nines, gutshot straight draw)
Andrei Mitsiuk:  8h8c5d2h  (set of eights)

The turn card was the 5c, the river card was the 6h, and Banks won the pot with his set of nines to eliminate Mitsiuk in fourth place.

Timothy Banks  –  185,000  (37 bb)
Andrei Mitsiuk  –  Eliminated in 4th Place  ($8,280)

With three players remaining, the average chip stack is about 233,000 (47 big blinds), and the next player to bust will earn $11,675.

Event 29: David Prociak Leads Restart

$2,200 Deep Stack PLO (Re-Entry)
Structure | Payouts
Level 13:  3,000/5,000
Players Remaining:  4 of 35

David Prociak
David Prociak

In addition to the WPT LHPO Championship final table, we might also have some history made in the Poker Room. The $2,200 Pot Limit Omaha event returns at 3 pm with four players remaining and David Prociak looking to extend his SHRP record to eight titles.

Melisa Singh, Timothy Banks, and Andrei Mitsiuk will do their best to deny him number eight and win a title of their own.

Cards go back in the air in 15 minutes and we will bring the action along with the Championship final table.

Seat 1.  Melisa Singh  –  174,000  (35 bb)
Seat 2.  David Prociak  –  346,000  (69 bb)
Seat 3.  Timothy Banks  –  106,000  (21 bb)
Seat 4.  Andrei Mitsiuk  –  74,000  (15 bb)

1st:  $26,265 + LHPO Trophy
2nd:  $17,510
3rd:  $11,675
4th:  $8,280

LHPO Day 14 Schedule

Primary Event Schedule

2PM: Final Table- $3,500 WPT Lucky Hearts Poker Open Championship

3PM: Event 29 Day 2 – $2,200 Deep Stack PLO (Re-Entry)

5PM: Event 27 Day 2 – $150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)


Complete 2020 Seminole Hard Rock Lucky Hearts Poker Open Schedule