Nicholas Rigby Wins Event 46 of the 2022 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Outright for $44,355

2022 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida
Event 46
$1,100 Deep Stack Turbo Championship (Freeze-Out)
Entries:  170
Prize Pool:  $170,000
April 11, 2022

2022 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Event 46 Champion Nicholas Rigby

Event 46 of the 2022 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown was the $1,100 Deep Stack Turbo Championship (Freeze-Out). The tournament drew 170 players, creating a prize pool of $170,000. Taking it down was Nicholas Rigby, earning $44,355 for the outright victory.

The win marks the second-largest live score for Rigby according to the Hendon Mob poker database, with the first being his 52nd-place finish in the WSOP Main Event this past November.

PlaceFirst NameLast NamePrize Amount
1NicholasRigby$44,355
2RobBrown$28,595
3JasonHickey$17,400
4RolandIsraelashvili$10,600
5VeerabZakarian$8,190
6LarryHirschfield$6,785
7DapoAjayi$5,865
8ShankarPillai$5,135
9BrentHart$4,470
10JamesMackey$4,470
11AriEngel$3,810
12NatashaMercier$3,810
13MichaelBagdasarov$3,225
14TaylorBlack$3,225
15JonHoellein$3,225
16MichaelGonzalez$2,680
17RyanMarin$2,680
18JohnValevich$2,680
19VictoriaLivshitz$2,200
20ViktorKonachev$2,200
21BlairHinkle$2,200
22PhilipShing$2,200

Event 46: Nicholas Rigby Wins! ($44,355); Rob Brown Eliminated in 2nd Place ($28,595)

$1,100 Deep Stack Turbo Championship (Freeze-Out)
Structure | Payouts
Level 31:  75,000/125,000 with a 125,000 ante
Players Remaining:  1 of 170

Nicholas Rigby

Rob Brown raised all in for 420,000 and Nicholas Rigby called with Ks5s, dominating Brown’s 6h5h.

The board ran out 10s7cAdAhQc, safe for Rigby to get the outright win for $44,355.

Brown finished runner-up for $28,595.

A recap of the event will be posted later tonight.

Rob Brown

Event 46: Nicholas Rigby Retakes the Lead

$1,100 Deep Stack Turbo Championship (Freeze-Out)
Structure | Payouts
Level 31:  75,000/125,000 with a 125,000 ante
Players Remaining:  2 of 170

Nicholas Rigby

Nicholas Rigby raised all in for 1,440,000 and Rob Brown called.

Rigby:  Kh7s
Brown:  Ac9s

The board came 10d4sKdJd4c, giving Rigby kings and fours to retake the lead.

Nicholas Rigby  –  2,980,000  (24 bb)
Rob Brown  –  420,000  (3 bb)

Event 46: Rob Brown Doubles Into the Lead

$1,100 Deep Stack Turbo Championship (Freeze-Out)
Structure | Payouts
Level 30:  50,000/100,000 with a 100,000 ante
Players Remaining:  2 of 170

Rob Brown

Rob Brown raised all in for 980,000 and Nicholas Rigby called with Ad3d, leading Brown’s Kc4s.

The board came 6sJd7c4d10h, giving Brown a pair of fours to double into the chips lead.

Rob Brown  –  2,060,000  (21 bb)
Nicholas Rigby  –  1,340,000  (13 bb)

Event 46: Rob Brown Doubles Up

$1,100 Deep Stack Turbo Championship (Freeze-Out)
Structure | Payouts
Level 30:  50,000/100,000 with a 100,000 ante
Players Remaining:  2 of 170

Nicholas Rigby raised all in with a covering stack and Rob Brown called all in for 600,000 with Ah10c, leading Rigby’s 10h5h.

The board came Qc2c10d4hKs, safe for Brown to double up.

Rob Brown  –  1,300,000  (13 bb)
Nicholas Rigby  –  2,100,000  (21 bb)