Tag Archives: 2019 WPTDeepStacks

Main Event: Saj Illikal – 4th Place ($38,765)

$1,100 WPTDeepStacks Main Event
$500,000 Guarantee
| Structure | Payouts
Level 31: 75,000/125,000 with a 125,000 ante
Players Remaining: 3 of 659

Saj Illikal (Photo Credit: WPT/Eric Harkins)

One hand after her ace-nine doubled through Fabian Foster’s ace-eight, Wendy Vo put her chips to use eliminating Saj Illikal in fourth place.

On the fateful hand, Saj Illikal was under the gun and got his 1,875,000-chip stack in the middle. Vo had him barely covered from the small with 2,025,000.

Illikal: 7s7h
Vo: AhKs

Runout: 8d5d4dKd8c

Vo won the race, pairing her king on the turn and eliminating Illikal in fourth place.

Saj Illikal (Photo Credit: WPT/Eric Harkins)

Wendy Vo – 4,150,000
Saj Illika – Eliminated in 4th place ($38,765)

Main Event: Dan Chalifour – 5th Place ($29,712)

$1,100 WPTDeepStacks Main Event
$500,000 Guarantee
| Structure | Payouts
Level 31: 75,000/125,000 with a 125,000 ante
Players Remaining: 4 of 659

Dan Chalifour (Photo Credit: WPT/Eric Harkins)

The board was dealt to the flop — Th5s2h.

Dan Chalifour was in the big blind playing against Fabian Foster on the button. Chalfiour had his last 1,825,000 in the pot and Foster had him at risk. It was Chalifour that had the best of it, though.

Chalifour: JhTs for top pair
Foster: 5c4c for middle pair

Turn and river: 8s4d

Foster smacked the river, improving to two pair and busting Chalifour in fifth place.

Dan Chalifour (Photo Credit: WPT/Eric Harkins)

Dan Chalifour – Eliminated in 5th place ($29,712)

Main Event: Mark Scacewater – 6th Place ($23,776)

$1,100 WPTDeepStacks Main Event
$500,000 Guarantee
| Structure | Payouts
Level 31: 75,000/125,000 with a 125,000 ante
Players Remaining: 5 of 659

Mark Scacewater (Photo Credit: WPT/Eric Harkins)

Shortly after doubling up Dan Chalifour and down to his last 100,000 chips, Mark Scacewater reluctantly put them in the middle from under the gun. Wendy Vo called from the small blind and Fabian Foster checked from the big. Vo and Foster competed for a small side pot while Scacewater hoped for the best.

The duo checked down the Ah9h8s9dJs runout.

Foster: Qc3h
Scacewater: Th4c
Vo: 5s4s

Foster’s queen-high was best and Scacewater was eliminated in sixth place.

Mark Scacewater (Photo Credit: WPT/Eric Harkins)

Mark Scacewater – Eliminated in 6th place ($23,776)

Main Event: Final Six Updated Chip Counts

$1,100 WPTDeepStacks Main Event
$500,000 Guarantee
| Structure | Payouts
Heading to Level 31: 75,000/125,000 with a 125,000 ante
Players Remaining: 6 of 659

Seat 1. Jeff Trudeau – 6,825,000
Seat 2. Wendy Vo – 1,800,000
Seat 3. Fabian Foster – 6,900,000
Seat 4. Mark Scacewater – 1,150,000
Seat 5. Saj Illikal – 1,875,000
Seat 6. Dan Chalifour – 1,200,000

7th: Peter Walsworth – $19,704
8th: Ryan Anderkin – $15,689
9th: Alex Kimpel – $11,783

Main Event: Another Double for Wendy Vo

$1,100 WPTDeepStacks Main Event
$500,000 Guarantee
| Structure | Payouts
Level 30: 50,000/100,000 with a 100,000 ante
Players Remaining: 6 of 659

Wendy Vo (right) doubles through Dan Chalifour (left, standing)
(Photo Credit: WPT/Eric Harkins)

There was a dead small following Walsworth’s seventh-place elimination. Vo was under the gun and jammed it for 1,030,000. It folded to Dan Chalifour on the button and he called putting Vo at risk. Jeff Trudeau folded his option in the big and it was showdown time.

Chalifour: AhKd
Vo: AsTh

Runout: AcTs2cAd9d

Vo smacked the flop, coming from behind pairing both her cards and leaving Chalifour with second best. She scored yet another double while Chalifour’s stack took a huge hit.

Wendy Vo – 2,310,000
Dan Chalifour – 1,220,000

Main Event: Peter Walsworth – 7th Place ($19,704)

$1,100 WPTDeepStacks Main Event
$500,000 Guarantee
| Structure | Payouts
Level 30: 50,000/100,000 with a 100,000 ante
Players Remaining: 6 of 659

Peter Walsworth (Photo Credit: WPT/Eric Harkins)

Heads-up action, Peter Walsworth was in the big blind against Fabian Foster in late position. The flop was Qd9s5d and Walsworth checked. Foster bet 305,000 and Walsworth check-shoved 2,245,000. Foster called and Walsworth was the at-risk player.

Walsworth: Qc5c for two pair
Foster: Td8d for flush and straight draws

Turn and river: Js8h

Foster’s straight came through on the turn and Walsworth was eliminated in seventh place.

Peter Walsworth (Photo Credit: WPT/Eric Harkins)

Fabian Foster – 6,000,000
Peter Walsworth – Eliminated in 7th place ($19,704)

Main Event: Wendy Vo Doubles through Mark Scacewater

$1,100 WPTDeepStacks Main Event
$500,000 Guarantee
| Structure | Payouts
Level 30: 50,000/100,000 with a 100,000 ante
Players Remaining: 7 of 659

Peter Walsworth opened late for 225,000. Wendy Vo shoved the button for 440,000 and the blinds got out of the way. Mark Scacewater had a decision in the big — he jammed for more. Walsworth quickly got out of the way and the cards were up. Vo was in bad shape.

Scacewater: JsJc
Vo: 8c8d

Runout: Tc5h2c8s4d

Vo spiked a set on the turn and came from behind to double through Scacewater.

Wendy Vo – 1,255,000
Mark Scacewater – 1,650,000

Main Event: Ryan Anderkin – 8th Place ($15,689)

$1,100 WPTDeepStacks Main Event
$500,000 Guarantee
| Structure | Payouts
Level 30: 50,000/100,000 with a 100,000 ante
Players Remaining: 7 of 659

Ryan Anderkin (Photo Credit: WPT/Eric Harkins)

It was a battle of the blinds with Ryan Anderkin all in and at risk versus Saj Illikal. Anderkin was in the big with KsTs versus Saj Illikal’s KcJs in the small.

Runout: QsQd6d4dQc

Anderkin never paired his kicker and was second best. He was eliminated in eighth place.

Ryan Anderkin (Photo Credit: WPT/Eric Harkins)

Saj Illikal – 2,740,000
Ryan Anderkin – Eliminated in 8th place ($15,689)

Main Event: Alex Kimpel – 9th Place ($11,783)

$1,100 WPTDeepStacks Main Event
$500,000 Guarantee
| Structure | Payouts
Level 29: 40,000/80,000 with a 80,000 ante
Players Remaining: 8 of 659

Alex Kimpel (Photo Credit: WPT/Eric Harkins)

Alex Kimpel jammed the cutoff for 475,000. Peter Walsworth asked for a county from the button and like what he heard. He called and Kimpel was at risk.

Kimpel: 5d5c
Walsworth: AhJh

Runout: Qh8s8cJs7d

Walsworth took the lead on the turn and never looked back. Kimpel was eliminated in ninth place.

Alex Kimpel (Photo Credit: WPT/Eric Harkins)

Peter Walsworth – 1,800,000
Alex Kimpel – Eliminated in 9th place ($11,783)