Colbert Silva Wins Holiday Deep Stack After Four-Way Deal

2022 May Deep Stack Poker Series
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida
Event 8
$250 Holiday Deep Stack No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$30,000 Guaranteed
Entries:  310
Prize Pool:  $65,100
May 30, 2022

Colbert Silva

We closed out the May Deep Stack Poker Series with two new tournaments on Monday starting with the Holiday Deep Stack in the morning. The tournament drew a huge crowd of 310 entries and Colbert Silva took the top spot along with $10,249 after a four-way deal.

The turnout more than doubled the $30,000 guarantee and created a prize pool worth $65,100. A great way to close out the series.

Results:

PlaceNameAmount
1Colbert Silva$10,249 *
2Akramzhan Iminov$10,086 *
3William Fife$7,887 *
4Roni Zelichonok$5,928 *
5Mark Nimirovsky$3,125
6Yigal Hen$2,585
7Ivan Ruban$2,170
8Dov Vogel$1,785
9Dante Rouze$1,425
10Alain Candales Falcon$1,425
11Roy Young$1,200
12Jose Aponte$1,200
13Ducarmel Beaubein$1,020
14Nancy Birnbaum$1,020
15Diego Manuel Martinez$1,020
16Jancer Gomez$850
17Hugh Wright$850
18Garrett Fleetwood$850
19Philip Whitaker$700
20Ernesto Gomez Galvez$700
21Victor Haynes$700
22Julian Wohlgemuth$575
23Dave Digiovanni$575
24Eliyahu Friedman$575
25Joseph Teixeria$500
26Nancy Thomas$500
27Jorge Cuesta$500
28Michael Mendez$425
29Jonathan Lasko$425
30Robert Cohen$425
31James Bernard$425
32Bradford Corner$425
33Karin Powsner-Crespi$425
34John Nugent Iii$425
35Omar Sader$425

* – denotes results of a four-way deal

Event 8: Prize Pool and Payouts with $13,890 to Holiday Deep Stack Champ

2022 May Deep Stack Poker Series
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida
Event 8
$250 Holiday Deep Stack No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$30,000 Guaranteed
Entries:  310
Prize Pool:  $65,100
May 30, 2022

Registration closed on the $250 Holiday Deep Stack with a great turnout of 310 entries. They more than doubled the $30,000 guaranteed and created a prize pool worth $65,100. The last 39 spots will be paid with $425 for a min-cash and $13,890 for the Event 8 champ.

1st: $13,890
2nd: $9,795
3rd: $6,415
4th: $4,050
5th: $3,125
6th: $2,585
7th: $2,170
8th: $1,785
9th-10th: $1,425
11th-12th: $1,200
13th-15th: $1,020
16th-18th: $850
19th-21st: $700
22nd-24th: $575
25th-27th: $500
28th-39th: $425

Event 8: Holiday Deep Stack

$250 Holiday Deep Stack No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$30,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 1:  100/100

The last day of the May Deep Stack Poker Series is here and we have two nice tournaments to close it out starting with the Holiday Deep Stack at 10 am. The $250 buy-in tournament has a $30,000 guaranteed prize pool and we expect a huge crowd.

Players start with 20,000 deep stacks and all levels last 30 minutes. Late registration and unlimited re-entries are available until the start of Level 9 at 2:30 pm. They will continue to play into the evening until we crown a champ.

  • $30,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips
  • Levels last 30 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (2:30pm)
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 8 Structure Sheet

May Deep Stack Series Day 12 Schedule

Primary Event Schedule

10AM: Event 8 – $250 Holiday Deep Stack NLH (Re-Entry)

  • $30,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips
  • Levels last 30 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (2:30pm)
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 8 Structure Sheet

2PM: Event 6 Day 3 – $1,700 Deepest Stack NLH (Re-Entry)

6PM: Event 9 – $150 Deep Stack NLH (Re-Entry)

  • $20,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 20,000 in chips
  • Levels 1-8 last 15 minutes; Level 9+ last 20 minutes
  • Late registration until start of Level 9 (8:15pm)
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 9 Structure Sheet

2022 Deep Stack Poker Series Schedule

Maurice Hawkins Wins Event 8 of the 2022 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown In Three-Way Chop

2022 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hollywood, Florida
Event 8
$400 Black Chip Bounty No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed
Entries:  194
Prize Pool:  $45,950
Bounty Prize Pool:  $19,400
March 28, 2022

2022 Showdown Event 8 Champion Maurice Hawkins

Event 8 of the 2022 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown was a $400 Black Chip Bounty No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry). A field of 194 entries created a total prize pool of $65,350, of which $19,400 was set aside for bounties.

A three-way even chop was reached at the final table. As the chip leader, it was Maurice Hawkins who was the official winner.

The St. Louis, Missouri native resides in Fort Lauderdale and boasts an impressive poker résumé, with 14 WSOP Circuit rings to his name, along with nearly $4.4 million in career live tournament winnings according to the Hendon Mob poker database. His victory today marks his first SHRP major series trophy.

PlaceFirst NameLast NamePrize Amount
1MauriceHawkins$7,895*
2JonathanBaylor$7,895*
3PaulFreedman$7,895*
4AlainCandales Falcon$2,845
5JackRolnitzky$2,195
6DavidUber$1,820
7RicardoVelasco$1,550
8MichaelQuinn$1,340
9KarenCleveland$1,135
10AleksandarPetrovic$1,135
11HerbertSouza$985
12OtisJames$985
13AndrewSlater$845
14JosephPetrolino$845
15GerardoGonzalez$845
16AnatolyZharnitsky$700
17JamesTomblin$700
18SonVo$700
19JohnnyBurke$560
20BerthinJacques$560
21StephanMobley$560
22ArthurWinfield$420
23BrianGoodman$420
24WilmerChavira$420
25GeorgeRovero$340

*denotes three-way chop

Event 8: We Have a Deal!

$400 Black Chip Bounty No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 26: 25,000/50,000 with a 50,000 ante
Players Remaining: 3 of 194

Maurice Hawkins
Maurice Hawkins

After playing three-handed for a little while, Maurice Hawkins, Jonathan Baylor, and Paul Freedman agreed to an even chop for $7,895 apiece. Hawkins had a slight chip lead at the time, making him the official winner of Event 8.

A recap of the event will be posted later tonight.

Jonathan Baylor
Jonathan Baylor
Paul Freedman
Paul Freedman

Event 8: Alain Candales Falcon – 4th Place ($2,845)

$400 Black Chip Bounty No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 26: 25,000/50,000 with a 50,000 ante
Players Remaining: 3 of 194

Alain Candales Falcon
Alain Candales Falcon

Maurice Hawkins opened to 120,000 on the button, Alain Candales Falcon three-bet shoved for 390,000 from the small blind and Hawkins called.

Hawkins:  As6d
Falcon:  AhKs

The board came 9s6h2cAdQc, giving Hawkins aces and sixes to eliminate Falcon in fourth place.

Maurice Hawkins  –  1,450,000  (29 bb)
Alain Candales Falcon  –  Eliminated in 4th Place  ($2,845)

Event 8: Jack Rolnitzky – 5th Place ($2,195)

$400 Black Chip Bounty No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 25: 20,000/40,000 with a 40,000 ante
Players Remaining:  4 of 194

Jack Rolnitzky
Jack Rolnitzky

Paul Freedman raised to 125,000 from the button, Jack Rolnitzky committed his remaining 185,000 from the big blind and Freedman called.

Freedman:  JhJs
Rolnitzky:  9d3d

The board came 4s2s4dKdQc, no help to Rolnitzky after turning a flush draw, ending his tournament in fifth place.

Paul Freedman  –  970,000  (24 bb)
Jack Rolnitzky  –  Eliminated in 5th Place  ($2,195)

Event 8: Alain Candales Falcon Doubles Thru Jack Rolnitzky

$400 Black Chip Bounty No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 25: 20,000/40,000 with a 40,000 ante
Players Remaining:  5 of 194

Alain Candales Falcon
Alain Candales Falcon

Maurice Hawkins opened to 100,000 on the button, Jack Rolnitzky reraised all in for 460,000 from the small blind, Alain Candales Falcon called all in for 235,000 in the big blind, and Hawkins folded.

Rolnitzky:  AcQd
Falcon:  AhKh

The board fell 3h6d2h4s6h, giving Falcon an ace-high flush to double through Rolnitzky.

Alain Candales Falcon  –  610,000  (15 bb)
Jack Rolnitzky  –  225,000  (6 bb)

Event 8: Paul Freedman Doubles Thru Jonathan Baylor

$400 Black Chip Bounty No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 25: 20,000/40,000 with a 40,000 ante
Players Remaining:  5 of 194

Paul Freedman
Paul Freedman

Jonathan Baylor opened to 110,000 from the cutoff, Paul Freedman three-bet all in for 460,000 from the button and Baylor called with Kh9h, racing with Freedman’s 4s4d.

The board ran out Qd5h2s5c10d, safe for Freedman to double up.

Paul Freedman  –  1,020,000  (26 bb)
Jonathan Baylor  –  1,600,000  (40 bb)