Tag Archives: 2018 WPO

Main Event: Updated Chip Counts on Break

$1,650 Main Event (Re-Entry)
$500,000 Guaranteed
| Structure | Payouts
Heading to Level 30: 60,000/120,000 with a 120,000 ante
Players Remaining: 5 of 609

Seat 1: — empty —
Seat 2: Richard Carr – 6,905,000
Seat 3: Brett Bader – 1,650,000
Seat 4: — empty —
Seat 5: Alex Ivan – 2,365,000
Seat 6: Michael Turton – 2,800,000
Seat 7: Michael McCarthy – 4,670,000
Seat 8: — empty —
Seat 9: — empty —

1st – $180,205 + Trophy
2nd – $126,246
3rd – $81,164
4th – $55,851
5th – $42,871

Main Event: Michael Versus Michael, Turton Doubles through McCarthy

$1,650 Main Event (Re-Entry)
$500,000 Guaranteed
| Structure | Payouts
Level 29: 50,000/100,000 with a 100,000 ante
Players Remaining: 5 of 609

Michael Turton open-shoved the small blind for 1,450,000. Michael McCarthy made a reluctant called from the big blind and the cards were up.

Turton: Ac7h
McCarthy: KdQs

Runout: 4c3h2cJd7s

Turton’s ace-high was best and he doubled through McCarthy.

Michael Turton – 3,150,000
Michael McCarthy  – 4,490,000

Main Event: Another Double for Brett Bader

$1,650 Main Event (Re-Entry)
$500,000 Guaranteed
| Structure | Payouts
Level 29: 50,000/100,000 with a 100,000 ante
Players Remaining: 5 of 609

Brett Bader recently doubled up Michael Turton leaving himself with about 900,000 chips. Since then, he’s managed to double up twice, most recently picking up AsKd to double through Richard Carr’s Ah6d all-in preflop.

Brett Bader – 2,500,000

Main Event: James Peterson – 6th Place ($35,736)

$1,650 Main Event (Re-Entry)
$500,000 Guaranteed
| Structure | Payouts
Level 28: 40,000/80,000 with a 80,000 ante
Players Remaining: 5 of 609

James Peterson

James Peterson was under the gun and opened with a raise to 185,000. Richard Carr was next up and three-bet to 400,000. It folded back around to Peterson and he called. They were heads up.

Flop: 9d7h5c – Both players checked.

Turn: 9d7h5c3h – Peterson lead for 500,000. Carr called.

River: 9d7h5c3h9h – Peterson jammed about 1,900,000. Carr asked for a rough count, then called.

“Aces,” Peterson announced flipping over AhAd.

Carr’s trip nines Qc9c were best and Peterson was eliminated. Carr took the chip lead.

James Peterson – Eliminated in 6th place ($35,736)

Main Event: Michael Turton Doubles through Richard Carr

$1,650 Main Event (Re-Entry)
$500,000 Guaranteed
| Structure | Payouts
Level 28: 40,000/80,000 with a 80,000 ante
Players Remaining: 6 of 609

Michael Turton open-shoved late position for 760,000. Start-of-day chip leader Richard Carr moved all-in for more from the small and Brett Bader folded his option. Turton was at risk.

Carr: AsQc
Turton: Kh9s

Runout: AhKs7sKdQs

Turton hit trips on the turn and rendering Carr’s two pair useless. He doubled through Carr.

Michael Turton – 1,720,000