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Main Event: Level Up

$1,650 Winter Poker Open Main Event
$500,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 24:  20,000/30,000 with a 30,000 ante
Players Remaining:  13 of 479

Another break rolled around and the 13 remaining players grabbed another quick breather. Blinds are now 20,000/30,000 with a 30,000 big blind ante and the average stack is 1,105,000 (37 bb).

They will continue playing this evening until only nine players remain.

Main Event: David Moses Doubles Through Austin Buchanan

$1,650 Winter Poker Open Main Event
$500,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 23:  15,000/25,000 with a 25,000 ante
Players Remaining:  13 of 479

David Moses

Austin Buchanan opened from the cutoff and David Moses shipped from the small blind for 715,000. That has been his move the last few orbits, this time Buchanan looked him up.

Moses: 6d6h
Buchanan: AdQs

Another race and both hit the KcQh6c though Moses’ set of sixes was well ahead of Buchanan’s paired queen. The 8c turn and 9h river finished the board to give Moses a huge double.

David Moses – 1,470,000 (59 bb)
Austin Buchanan – 325,000 (13 bb)

Main Event: Antonious Nashaat Eliminated by Peter Vitantonio

$1,650 Winter Poker Open Main Event
$500,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 23:  15,000/25,000 with a 25,000 ante
Players Remaining:  13 of 479

Antonious Nashaat

Antonious Nashaat took a shot to double back into the game after he sent some chips to Michael Cohen. He was all in for 340,000 and Peter Vitantonio had him at risk.

Vitantonio: AdKd
Nashaat: 3d3h

Nashaat needed his small pair to hold but Vitantonio took the lead on the Kh8h4c flop. Neither the Jc turn nor the 6h river could save Nashaat’s tournament.

Peter Vitantonio – 1,050,000 (42 bb)
Antonious Nashaat – Eliminated in 14th Place ($10,598)

Main Event: Alex Rocha Eliminated by Nick Mann

$1,650 Winter Poker Open Main Event
$500,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 23:  15,000/25,000 with a 25,000 ante
Players Remaining:  14 of 479

Alex Rocha

With the flop reading 8s7s7d, Alex Rocha checked, and Nick Mann bet 160,000. Rocha check-raised to 400,000 and Mann announced all in after two minutes of thought. Rocha double-checked his cards and called for an addition ~300,000 on top of his check-raise.

Mann: JcJh
Rocha: KsJs

Mann was ahead with his over pair and Rocha needed to make his flush or hit a king. The Tc turn did not help Rocha and he was eliminated after the 2h river.

Nick Mann – 1,300,000 (52 bb)
Alex Rocha – Eliminated in 15th Place ($10,598)

Main Event: Adam Templeman Eliminated by John Dolan

$1,650 Winter Poker Open Main Event
$500,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 23:  15,000/25,000 with a 25,000 ante
Players Remaining:  16 of 479

Adam Templeman

With the flop reading 8h6s5c, John Dolan checked from the big blind and Adam Templeman bet 75,000. Dolan check-raised to 225,000 and Templeman moved all in for ~400,000 total to get a quick call.

Dolan: Ks6h
Templeman: AdAh

Dolan flopped trip sixes against Templeman’s aces, turned a boat on the Kh turn, and Templeman was out in 18th after the 3h river.

John Dolan – 1,275,000 (51 bb)
Adam Templeman – Eliminated in 18th Place ($8,679)

As Templeman was going out on Table 10, Joseph Mole was eliminated on Table 21.

Main Event: Level Up

$1,650 Winter Poker Open Main Event
$500,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 23:  15,000/25,000 with a 25,000 ante
Players Remaining:  18 of 479

The Main Event is down to two tables as the blind go up to 15,000/25,000 with a 25,000 big blind ante. The average stack is 800,000 (32 bb) with 18 players remaining.

Table 10
Seat 1: David Moses – 600,000 (24 bb)
Seat 2: Michael Cohen – 325,000 (13 bb)
Seat 3: John Dolan – 750,000 (30 bb)
Seat 4: Antonious Nashaat – 550,000 (22 bb)
Seat 5: Ken Fishman – 1,250,000 (50 bb)
Seat 6: Austin Buchanan – 1,325,000 (53 bb)
Seat 7: Manny Minaya – 275,000 (11 bb)
Seat 8: Adam Templeman – 420,000 (17 bb)
Seat 9: Peter Vitantonio – 550,000 (22 bb)

Table 21
Seat 1: TK Miles – 510,000 (20 bb)
Seat 2: Connor Rash – 325,000 (13 bb)
Seat 3: Joseph Mole – 460,000 (18 bb)
Seat 4: Justin Zaki – 1,800,000 (72 bb)
Seat 5: Terri-Anne Crawford – 950,000 (38 bb)
Seat 6: Duff Charette – 1,550,000 (62 bb)
Seat 7: Alex Rocha – 630,000 (25 bb)
Seat 8: Mark Scacewater – 880,000 (35 bb)
Seat 9: Nick Mann – 605,000 (24 bb)

Main Event: Brian Stewart Eliminated by Mark Scacewater

$1,650 Winter Poker Open Main Event
$500,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 22:  10,000/20,000 with a 20,000 ante
Players Remaining:  18 of 479

Brian Stewart

Brian Stewart open-shoved his short stack from under the gun for barely a min-raise, Alex Rocha called in the small blind, and Mark Scacewater moved all in from the big to get a Rocha fold.

Scacewater: 9h9s
Stewart: Kc8c

Stewart needed some luck to double but there was no help on the QcQh5h7h9c run out.

Mark Scacewater – 720,000 (36 bb)
Brian Stewart – Eliminated in 20th Place ($7,221)

As Stewart was being eliminated on Table 21, Kevin Eyster was knocked out from Table 11 in 19th place for $7,221. Tournament staff are breaking Table 11 to create the last two, full tables.

Main Event: Austin Buchanan Doubles Through TK Miles

$1,650 Winter Poker Open Main Event
$500,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 22:  10,000/20,000 with a 20,000 ante
Players Remaining:  20 of 479

Austin Buchanan (left) versus TK Miles (right)

Duff Charette opened to 45,000 from the hijack and Austin Buchanan three-bet shoved from the cutoff for 625,000. TK Miles checked his cards on the button and moved all in. The blinds folded and Charette ended up releasing.

Buchanan: TsTh
Miles: AdKd

A race for a big pot. The Qs8s2s flop took away two of Miles’ outs spade out, the 3d turn changed nothing, and Buchanan overkilled it when the 7s filled his flush.

Austin Buchanan – 1,345,000 (67 bb)
TK Miles – 315,000 (16 bb)

Main Event: Scott Riddell Eliminated by Michael Cohen

$1,650 Winter Poker Open Main Event
$500,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 22:  10,000/20,000 with a 20,000 ante
Players Remaining:  20 of 479

Scott Riddell

Scott Riddell lost a big pot to Peter Vitantonio after dinner and was left with only 55,000. He put those in the middle under the gun and it folded to Michael Cohen in the cutoff. He reshipped to get folds from the button and blinds.

Cohen: ah]Ts
Riddell: 7d4d

Riddel had live cards but could not find a save on the Qc8h8sJdJs after Cohen turned a queen-high straight.

Michael Cohen – 460,000 (23 bb)
Scott Riddell – Eliminated in 21st Place ($7,221)