Event 53, Limit Hold'em Shootout January 4, 2009

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Matt Graham wins $278,180

Event 53, Limit Hold'em Shootout

Jean Robert Bellande had Matt Graham down to $300,000 at one point and it was time for tequila! Bellande ordered shots of Patron for all of his cronies on the rail. Some people...

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Event Description

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Payout Structure

PlacePrize Money
1$278,180
2$173,564
3$107,845
4$69,088
5$33,071
6$20,221
7$13,480
8$10,335
9$7,526
10-90$5,055

Tournament Rules

  • Players will start with $3,000 in Tournament Chips. Some tables during Round One on Day 1 may have 1 less player per table. All levels of play will last 60 minutes.
  • There will be a 20 minute break every 2 Levels. Play will continue on Day 1 until the completion of rounds one and two.
  • Round two will begin 1 hour after round 1 has ended at the last table. Round Two players will start with $30,000 in Chips. Day 2: Final table at 2:00 PM, July 2, 2008.
  • Players will start the final table with $300,000 in Tournament Chips. Play will continue on Day 2 until a winner is determined.
  • 6.3% of the total entry pool will be withheld for entry fees, and 2.7% of the total entry pool will be withheld for tournament staff.

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Event 53, Limit Hold'em Shootout

  • Buy-In: $1,500
  • Entrants: 823
  • Total Prize Money: $1,123,395
  • Date: Jul 1, 2008
  • Final Day Jul 2, 2008

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Event Chip Leaders6 months ago

Event 53, Limit Hold'em Shootout

Player Chip Stack
Dave Orvis $88,000
Danny Wong $83,000
Jonathan Tamayo $80,000
Markus Stranzinger $79,000
John Kranyak $77,500

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Blind Structure6 months ago

Event 53, Limit Hold'em Shootout

Level Ante Blinds               
Level 1 25/50
Level 2 50/100
Level 3 75/150
Level 4 100/200
Level 5 150/300
Level 6 200/400
Level 7 300/500
Level 8 300/600
Level 9 500/1,000
Level 10 1,000/1,500
Level 1 200/400
Level 2 300/600
Level 3 400/800
Level 4 500/1,000
Level 5 1,000/1,500
Level 6 1,000/2,000
Level 7 1,500/3,000
Level 8 2,000/4,000
Level 9 2,500/5,000
Level 10 3,000/6,000
Level 11 4,000/8,000
Level 1 2,000/4,000
Level 2 3,000/6,000
Level 3 4,000/8,000
Level 4 5,000/10,000
Level 5 10,000/15,000
Level 6 10,000/20,000
Level 7 15,000/30,000
Level 8 20,000/40,000
Level 9 30,000/50,000
Level 10 30,000/60,000

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