Sue Sanders Wins Event 31 of the 2023 Lucky Poker Open Outright for $11,130

2023 Seminole Hard Rock Lucky Hearts Poker Open
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida
Event 31
$400 Deep Stack Big O (Re-Entry)
Entries:  116
Prize Pool:  $38,860
January 21, 2023

2023 Lucky Hearts Poker Open Event 31 Champion Sue Sanders

Event 31 of the 2023 Lucky Hearts Poker Open was a $400 Deep Stack Big O (Re-Entry). A field of 116 entries created a prize pool of $38,860, and emerging victorious was Sue Sanders, winning outright for $11,130.

PlaceFirst NameLast NamePrize Amount
1SueSanders$11,130
2JuanMontoya$7,095
3KennethPo$4,235
4AndrewBecker$2,720
5ClintonHartshorn$2,060
6GeorgeBoyadjian$1,710
7JeffreySanders$1,475
8StevenRoth$1,300
9PaulLenkeit$1,125
10ViniciusMonteiro$1,125
11JoshTzur$1,010
12MitchellGaronce$1,010
13DavidScarpetta$955
14JosephMobley$955
15RobertGoulding$955

Event 31: Sue Sanders Wins! ($11,130); Juan Montoya Eliminated in 2nd Place ($7,095)

$400 Deep Stack Big O (Re-Entry)
Structure | Payouts
Level 23:  15,000/30,000
Players Remaining:  1 of 116

Juan Montoya limped for 30,000 on the button,  Sue Sanders raised the pot to 90,000 from the big blind, and Montoya called.

The flop was AdJd8s, Sanders continued for the pot of 180,000,   and Montoya called.

The turn was the 3c, Sanders bet the pot of 540,000, and Montoya thought for a bit before raising all in for about 100,000 more. Sanders called.

Sanders:  Qh9h5s3d2h  (pair of threes, straight draws, eight-five low)
Montoya:  KdQs10h7d5d  (wrap straight draws, flush draw, eight-seven low)

The river was the 8c, missing all of Montoya’s draws, locking up the outright victory for Sanders for $11,130

Montoya finished runner-up for $7,095

Event 31: Kenneth Po – 3rd Place ($4,235)

$400 Deep Stack Big O (Re-Entry)
Structure | Payouts
Level 22:  15,000/25,000
Players Remaining:  2 of 116

On a flop of Jc9s2s, Kenneth Po was all in for about 215,000 against Sue Sanders.

Po:  AsQc9c9h4s  (set of nines)
Sanders:  QcJd10s3c2h  (two pair – jacks and deuces, open-ended straight draw)

The Jh turn and 7c river completed the board, giving Sanders  jacks full of deuces to eliminate Po in third place.

Sue Sanders  –  1,450,000  (58 bb)
Juan Montoya  –  870,000  (35 bb)
Kenneth Po  –  Eliminated in 3rd Place  ($4,235)

Event 31: Prize Pool and Payouts; $11,130 to the Winner

2023 Seminole Hard Rock Lucky Hearts Poker Open
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida
Event 31
$400 Deep Stack Big O (Re-Entry)
Entries:  116
Prize Pool:  $38,860
January 21, 2023

Event 31 of the 2023 Lucky Hearts Poker Open was a $400 Deep Stack Big O (Re-Entry). A field of 116 entries created a prize pool of $38,860. The final 15 will cash, earning at least $955.

Up top for the winner is $11,130.

1st:  $11,130 + LHPO Trophy
2nd:  $7,095
3rd:  $4,235
4th:  $2.720
5th:  $2,060
6th:  $1,710
7th:  $1,475
8th:  $1,300
9th-10th:  $1,125
11th-12th:  $1,010
13th-15th:  $955

Event 31: Big O Saturday

$400 Deep Stack Big O (Re-Entry)
Structure
Level 1:  100/100

Saturday isn’t all about the LHPO Championship, just most of it. But there are a couple hundred players who already bagged up in Flight A, plus those who like Omaha, so we have Event 31 at 3 pm. It is a $400 buy-in Big O tournament, five-card Pot-Limit Omaha 8 for a ton of fun.

Players start with 20K deep stacks and all levels last 30 minutes for the one-day tournament. Late registration and unlimited re-entries are available until the start of Level 9 at 7:30 pm. This one will draw a talented field along with those who like to see a lot of action and the Event 31 champion will earn their trophy.

  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips
  • Levels last 30 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (7:30pm)
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 31 Structure Sheet

LHPO Day 10 Schedule

Primary Event Schedule

11AM: Day 1B – $3,500 LHPO Championship

  • $2,000,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 50,000 in chips
  • Day 1 & 2 levels last 60 minutes
  • Levels increasing to 90 minutes when 40 players remain
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (9:15pm)
  • Day 1 will end after Level 10
  • Championship Structure Sheet

3PM: Event 31 – $400 Deep Stack Big O (Re-Entry)

  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips
  • Levels last 30 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (7:30pm)
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 31 Structure Sheet

9PM: Event 32 – $600 Deep Stack Turbo NLH (Re-Entry)

  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips
  • Levels last 15 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (11:15pm)
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 32 Structure Sheet

Secondary and Satellite Schedule

9AM: $400 Championship Turbo Satellite (1-in-10)

  • Two seats guaranteed into $3,500 LHPO Championship
  • Players begin with 10,000 in chips
  • Levels last 15 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (11:15am)
  • Structure Sheet

11AM: $375 Championship Super Turbo Satellite (1-in-10)

  • One seat guaranteed into $3,500 LHPO Championship
  • Players begin with 10,000 in chips
  • Levels last 10 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 8 (12:20pm)
  • Structure Sheet

8PM: $200 Event 34 Turbo Satellite (1-in-10)

  • Two seats guaranteed into $100K GTD Purple Chip Bounty
  • Players begin with 10,000 in chips
  • Levels last 15 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (10:15pm)
  • Structure Sheet

2023 Lucky Hearts Poker Open Schedule

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Alexander Perez Wins Event 31 of the 2022 Seminole Hard Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open in Six-Way Deal

2022 Seminole Hard Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida
Event 31
$400 Black Chip Bounty No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed
Entries:  349
Prize Pool:  $82,015
Bounty Prize Pool:  $34,900
November 27, 2022

2022 RRPO Event 31 Champion Alexander Perez

Event 31 of the 2022 Seminole Hard Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open was a $400 Black Chip Bounty No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry). A field of 349 entries generated a prize pool of $82,015, with an additional $34,900 set aside for bounties.

A six-way deal took place at the final table, and as the chip leader it was Alexander Perez who was the official winner for $12,806.

This marked Perez’s ninth SHRP major series cash, second final table, and first trophy win. The score also gives Perez more than $150K in career tournament winnings per the Hendon Mob poker database.

PlaceFirst NameLast NamePrize Amount
1AlexanderPerez$12,806
2JorgeCuervo$9,359
3LeviBerger$7,938
4GiliSimon$7,024
5EricMiron$6,451
6EarlBernard$5,467
7MikeBeasley$2,720
8AvrahamKalmis$2,225
9EugeneBrown$1,745
10KeithGoodman$1,745
11ThomasFrancis Jr.$1,470
12AnthonySepe$1,470
13AmirBaron$1,250
14BradfordCorner$1,250
15AndersonPremdas$1,250
16NarimaanAhmadi$1,030
17PhilippePlouffe$1,030
18DonnyRubinstein$1,030
19ScottFitzhugh$860
20AnibalPabon$860
21DaniyalGheba$860
22StaceyManning$695
23IraFriedman$695
24EricHubbs$695
25TerryAnderson$605
26MarcEngelman$605
27JosephBracero$605
28JohnBinns$515
29AbrahamRojas$515
30DyannaLopez$515
31AlexanderOrlov$515
32TimothyMahon$515
33JenniferAguilar$515
34AyedSweihat$515
35MarcKassis$515
36LuisRodriguez$515
37MohammedAl Halwani$455
38RafikiBrown$455
39AlexanderStewart$455
40AnnetteCilento$455
41TamaraGoldshteyn$455
42ConstantinosLiapis$455
43NeilFlorin$455
44JoseHernandez$455

Event 31: Prize Pool and Payouts with $16,960 Up Top

2022 Seminole Hard Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida
Event 31
$400 Black Chip Bounty No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed
Entries:  349
Prize Pool:  $82,015
Bounty Prize Pool:  $34,900
November 27, 2022

Registration closed for the $400 Black Chip Bounty NLH tournament with 349 entries, more than doubling the $50,000 guarantee. They created a regular prize pool worth $82,015 with another $34,900 up for grabs as bounties.

The last 44 spots will be paid with $455 for a min-cash and $16,960 for the Event 31 champ.

1st: $16,960 + RRPO trophy
2nd: $12,000
3rd: $7,850
4th: $5,080
5th: $3,915
6th: $3,240
7th: $2,720
8th: $2,225
9th-10th: $1,745
11th-12th: $1,470
13th-15th: $1,250
16th-18th: $1,030
19th-21st: $860
22nd-24th: $695
25th-27th: $605
28th-36th: $515
37th-44th: $455

Event 31: Black Chip Bounties

$400 Black Chip Bounty No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 1:  100/100

We closed down registration for the RRPO Championship but we have plenty of new action over the next few days, starting with Event 31 at 1 pm. It is a $400 buy-in Black Chip Bounty tournament with a $50,000 guaranteed prize pool and a lot of chips.

Players start with 20K deep stacks and all levels last 30 minutes for the one-day tournament. Late registration is available until the start of Level 9 at 5:30 pm and players may re-enter as many times as needed during that time. They have a 40-minute dinner break at 7:30 pm and return to find our next RRPO champion.

  • $50,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips
  • Levels last 30 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (5:30pm)
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 31 Structure Sheet

RRPO Day 12 Schedule

Primary Event Schedule

12PM: Day 2 – $3,500 WPT RRPO Championship

1PM: Event 28 Day 2 – $600 Mix Pot Limit Omaha (Re-Entry)

1PM: Event 31 – $400 Black Chip Bounty NLH (Re-Entry)

  • $50,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips
  • Levels last 30 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (5:30pm)
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 31 Structure Sheet

2PM: Day 1 – $10,000 Pot Limit Omaha High Roller (Re-Entry)

  • Players begin with 100,000 in chips
  • Day 1 levels last 40 minutes; final table levels last 90 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 10 (10:00pm)
  • Day 1 will end when nine players remain
  • Event 32 Structure Sheet

4PM: Event 33 Day 1 – $1,700 Purple Chip Bounty NLH (Re-Entry)

  • $100,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips
  • Levels 1-12 last 30 minutes; Levels 13+ last 40 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (8:55pm)
  • Day 1 will end after Level 15
  • Event 33 Structure Sheet

5PM: Event 34 Flight A – $600 Deep Stack NLH (Re-Entry)

  • $200,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips
  • Day 1 levels last 30 minutes; Day 2 levels last 40 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (9:30pm)
  • Day 1 will end when field reaches 12.5%
  • Event 34 Structure Sheet

8PM: Event 35 – $1,100 Turbo NLH (Re-Entry)

  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips
  • Levels last 15 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (10:15pm)
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 35 Structure Sheet

Secondary and Satellite Schedule

11AM: $200 Event 33 Turbo Satellite (1-in-10)

  • Two seats guaranteed into $1,700/$100K GTD Event 33
  • Players begin with 10,000 in chips
  • Levels last 15 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (1:15pm)
  • Structure Sheet

2PM: $2,650 High Roller Satellite (1-in-10)

  • Players begin with 10,000 in chips
  • Levels 1-7 last 20 minutes; Levels 8+ last 30 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 8 (4:35pm)
  • Structure Sheet

8PM: $2,650 High Roller Satellite (1-in-10)

  • Players begin with 10,000 in chips
  • Levels 1-7 last 20 minutes; Levels 8+ last 30 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 8 (10:35pm)
  • Structure Sheet

2022 Rock ‘N’ Roll Poker Open Schedule