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Schedule for December 13

Main Event Schedule

12PM: Event 7 Day 2 – $560 Deep Stack No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)

2PM: Event 8 – $150 Deep Stack Turbo No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)

  • $15,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool
  • Players begin with 25,000 in tournament chips and 15-minute levels
  • Late registration/re-entry available until start of Level 13
  • This is a one-day tournament and plays until completion
  • Event 8 Structure Sheet

Event 8: Monster Double For Gugliotta

$250 Seniors (45+) Classic Rockers NLH (Re-Entry)

Level 22:  Blinds 10k/20k/3k ante

Dave Ormsbee opened for 90k on the button and Kevin Gugliotta kicked it on up to 250k straight from the big blind.  Dave called.

On the flop of AcJd8s Kevin checked, Dave shoved, and Kevin insta-called.  Dave’s AhKc for top/top was smashed by Kevin’s JhJc for middle set.

The last two fell 9c8d and Kevin doubled up to ~1.2 million out of the 1.88 million chips in play.  Dave was left with ~250k.

Event 8: 4th Place – Shari Amato

$250 Seniors (45+) Classic Rockers NLH (Re-Entry)

Level 21:  Blinds 8k/16k/3k ante

Shari Amato - 4th place
Shari Amato – 4th place

In a battle of the blinds, Shari Amato (bb) shoved over the top of Kevin Gugliotta’s (sb) open.  Kevin called, showing AT.  Shari’s A7 was dominated.

The board brought an Ace, but Kevin’s kicker played to take the pot.  He’s up to over 600k.

Shari took 4th place and $2,506, and bragging rights for out-lasting her husband Amelio.


Event 8: Break Time Chip Counts

$250 Seniors (45+) Classic Rockers NLH (Re-Entry)

Level 19:  Blinds 4k/8k/1k ante

The final nine players have returned from a break.  Here are the approximate chip counts by seat assignment:

  1. Seth Bobet 130k
  2. Jeff Buffenbrger 65k
  3. Dave Ormsbee 266k
  4. Tracy Hodson 238k
  5. Amelio Amato 171k
  6. Kevin Gugliotta 180k
  7. Bill Dubay 135k
  8. Shari Amato 305k
  9. Mauro 400k

Event 8: 13th Place – Samuel Anzalone

$250 Seniors (45+) Classic Rockers NLH (Re-Entry)

Level 17:  Blinds 3k/6k/500 ante

Samuel Anzalone - 13th Place
Samuel Anzalone – 13th Place

On the turn with a board of Th9h2d5c Samuel Anzalone said “I’m tired” and tossed in the last of his chips.

Mauro (“just Mauro”) called, showing JxTx for top pair.  Samuel held AxQx for two overcards.

The river was the 3c and not one of Samuel’s outs.  He was out in 13th place ($548).

Event 8: Three More Gone

$250 Seniors (45+) Classic Rockers NLH (Re-Entry)

Level 16:  Blinds 2,500/5,000/500 ante

Guy Ward busted out in 17th place, earning $470.

Richard Wilson got his last ~10k in against Ray DelCueto.  Richard’s pocket Tens were up against Ray’s AQ.  The board came J 6 3 Q J and Ray paired his Queen to take the pot.  Richard took 16th place and $470.

George Davis hit the rail in 15th place, earning $548.

EVENT 8: Seniors Climbing

$250 Seniors (45+) Classic Rockers NLH (Re-Entry)

Level 5: Blinds 150/300/25
Entries: 133 (Reg/Re until ~3:30 pm)

Seniors Tables

A couple of the recent Event 7 bustouts are now in the Seniors Event. The list includes Greg McNealy (Valrico, FL) and Wally Maddah (Tampa, FL) as the field creeps towards 150 entries.

Tony March (Tampa, FL) is a frequent flyer in this event and overheard him saying that one of his entries he lost to quads.

EVENT 8: Rockers Nearing 100

$250 Seniors (45+) Classic Rockers NLH (Re-Entry)

Level 3: Blinds 75/150
96 Entries (Reg/RE open until ~3:30 pm)

The field is full of recognizable faces that we’ll catch up with later in the day as our attention is on the other trophy event.

We’re on bubble watch for Event 7, but will keep you posted on the Seniors total entries and big stacks as the day progresses.