Lunique Petiote Wins Event 10 of the 2021 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open After Three-Way Deal

2021 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida
Event 10
$400 Six-Max No Limit Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed
Entries:  217
Prize Pool:  $73,780
July 27, 2021

2011 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Event 10 Champion Lunique Petiote

Event 10 of the 2021 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open was a $400 Six-Max No Limit Hold’em (Single Re-Entry). A field of 217 entries generated a prize pool of $73,780.

The tournament played down in a relatively quick fashion and at about the 12-hour mark, the remaining three players agreed to a deal. As the chip leader, it was Lunique Petiote who was the official winner, earning $13,000 for his victory.

PlaceFirst NameLast NamePrize Amount
1LuniquePetiote$13,000*
2BlakeWhittington$12,000*
3SeanPerez$10,095*
4StuartYoung$5,455
5DarrylWettlaufer$3,940
6CameronStorto$2,905
7SalvatoreSpina$2,190
8ScottLeventhal$2,190
9JamesReynolds$1,680
10NeilBlumenfield$1,680
11MatthewZarcadoolas$1,320
12AnttiHalme$1,320
13StevenGlazerman$1,060
14RyanLuppino$1,060
15SteveKarp$870
16AshrafChehata$870
17TimothyMaxwell$735
18MiguelCaputo$735
19MukulPahuja$630
20FredericBunchan$630
21PetersenAllen$630
22JosephDuchman$630
23UriKadosh$630
24MichaelCapo$630
25DonaldWilliams$560
26EdgarVaras$560
27BryanPonce Zerna$560
28AlfredoFernandez$560
29DanielQuesada$560
30BrianMcKain$560
31ChristopherStrozier$505
32JeffreySlayton Jr$505
33GregoryHopkins III$505
34BrandonSligh$505
35PetersenStriano III$505
36FranciscoDe La Rosa Sanchez$505
37MarkDube$505

*denotes three-handed deal

Event 10: We Have a Deal!

$400 Six-Max No Limit Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 21:  10,000/15,000 with a 15,000 ante
Players Remaining:  3 of 217

2021 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Event 10 Champion Lunique Petiote

Before three-handed play began, the players agreed to look at the numbers for a deal. After about 10 minutes, a deal was agreed upon.

Here were their chip counts at the time:

Lunique Petiote – 1,435,000 (96 bb)
Blake Whittington – 1,090,000 (73 bb)
Sean Perez – 730,000 (49 bb)

Here were the resulting payouts:

Lunique Petiote – $13,000
Blake Whittington – $12,000
Sean Perez – $10,095

As the chip leader, Lunique Petiote is the official winner of Event 10 of the 2021 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open.

A recap of the event will be posted later tonight.

Blake Whittington
Blake Whittington – 2nd Place
Sean Perez
Sean Perez – 3rd Place

Event 10: Stuart Young – 4th Place ($5,455)

$400 Six-Max No Limit Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 21:  10,000/15,000 with a 15,000 ante
Players Remaining:  3 of 217

Stuart Young
Stuart Young – 4th Place

Stuart Young raised all in for about 240,000 from the button and Sean Perez called from the big blind.

Young: QhJc
Perez: KdKh

The board ran out 8d2h9h5d9s, no help to Young, ending his run in fourth place.

Sean Perez – 730,000 (49 bb)
Stuart Young – Eliminated in 4th Place ($5,455)

Event 10: Darryl Wettlaufer – 5th Place ($3,940)

$400 Six-Max No Limit Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 20:  5,000/15,000 with a 15,000 ante
Players Remaining:  4 of 217

Darryl Wettlaufer
Darryl Wettlaufer

Blake Whittington raised to 30,000 from the cutoff, Darryl Wettlaufer three-bet all in for about 440,000 from the small blind and Whittington called instantly.

Whittington: AcAs
Wettlaufer: AhJh

It was aces again for Whittington and he held up thru the 4d6h10cJs4h runout, ending Wettlaufer’s tournament in fifth place.

Blake Whittington – 1,150,000 (77 bb)
Darryl Wettlaufer – Eliminated in 5th Place ($3,940)

Event 10: Cameron Storto – 6th Place ($2,905)

$400 Six-Max No Limit Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 20:  5,000/15,000 with a 15,000 ante
Players Remaining:  5 of 217

Cameron Storto
Cameron Storto – 6th Place

Blake Whittington raised to 30,000 from under the gun, Cameron Storto three-bet to 75,000 from the hijack, Whittington four-bet all in for 270,000 and Storto called with KsKd. Whittington tabled AsAd.

The board ran out Qh7c4c3c6s, safe for Whittington to double up.

Down to 75,000, Storto was eliminated shortly thereafter in sixth place.

Blake Whittington – 575,000 (38 bb)
Cameron Storto – Eliminated in 6th Place ($2,905)