Event 33, World Championship Seven-Card Stud Hi-Lo Split Eight-or-Better December 24, 2008

Event Winner!

Sebastian Ruthenberg wins $328,756

Event 33, World Championship 7-Card Stud Hi-Lo Split 8-or-Better

After a veritable epic of a heads-up contest, we finally have our Stud Hi-Lo World Champion and it's not Chris Ferguson.

No bracelet for Jesus; instead a new star is crowned...

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Event Description

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Payout Structure

PlacePrize Money
1$328,756
2$202,406
3$125,737
4$95,069
5$73,602
6$58,268
7$46,001
8$36,801
9-10$30,668
11-12$24,534
13-14$18,401
15-16$12,267
17-24$11,040

Tournament Rules

  • Players begin with $10,000 in Tournament Chips. All levels will last 60 minutes.
  • Breaks will be every two levels and last 20 minutes. There will be a 30 minute break at the end of level 4.
  • Play will continue on Day 1 until the completion of level 8. Play will resume at 3 PM on June 18, 2008, and play down to the final table. Day 3-Final Table at 3 PM.
  • 4.2% of the total entry pool will be withheld for entry fees, and 1.8% of the total entry pool will be withheld for tournament staff.

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Event 33, World Championship...

  • Buy-In: $5,000
  • Entrants: 261
  • Total Prize Money: $1,226,700
  • Date: Jun 17, 2008
  • Final Day Jun 19, 2008

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Event Chip Leaders6 months ago

Event 33, World Championship 7-Card Stud Hi-Lo Split 8-or-Better

Player Chip Stack
Sebastian Ruthenberg $663,000
Chris Ferguson $434,000
Alessio Isaia $398,000
Marcel Luske $308,000
Bob Beveridge $280,000

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Blind Structure6 months ago

Event 33, World Championship 7-Card Stud Hi-Lo Split 8-or-Better

Level Ante Blinds               
Level 1 25
Level 2 25
Level 3 50
Level 4 50
Level 5 75
Level 6 100
Level 7 100
Level 8 100
Level 9 200
Level 10 200
Level 11 300
Level 12 300
Level 13 500
Level 14 500
Level 15 700
Level 16 1,000
Level 17 1,000
Level 18 1,500
Level 19 2,000
Level 20 2,000
Level 21 3,000
Level 22 3,000
Level 23 5,000
Level 24 5,000
Level 25 7,000
Level 26 10,000
Level 27 10,000
Level 28 15,000

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