Event 7, No-Limit Hold'em January 4, 2009

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Matt Keikoan wins $550,529

Event 7, No-Limit Hold'em

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Event Description

Players begin with $4,000 in Tournament Chips. All levels will last 60 minutes. Breaks will be every two levels and last 20 minutes. Dinner break will be at the end of level 6 and last 90 minutes. Play will continue on Day 1 until the completion of level 10. Play will resume at 2 PM on June 5, 2008, and play down to the final table. Day 3: Final Table at 2 PM. 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.

Payout Structure

PlacePrize Money
1$550,529
2$349,142
3$228,898
4$191,231
5$155,013
6$123,141
7$94,167
8$72,436
9$50,705
10-12$33,321
13-15$26,077
16-18$18,833
19-27$14,487
28-36$11,590
37-45$8,692
46-54$7,823
55-63$6,954
64-72$6,374
73-81$5,795
82-90$5,215
91-99$4,636
100-126$4,056
127-153$3,477

Tournament Rules

  • Players begin with $4,000 in Tournament Chips. All levels will last 60 minutes.
  • Breaks will be every two levels and last 20 minutes. Dinner break will be at the end of level 6 and last 90 minutes.
  • Play will continue on Day 1 until the completion of level 10. Play will resume at 2 PM on June 5, 2008, and play down to the final table. Day 3: Final Table at 2 PM.
  • 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 7, No-Limit Hold'em

  • Buy-In: $2,000
  • Entrants: 1,592
  • Total Prize Money: $2,897,440
  • Date: Jun 4, 2008
  • Final Day Jun 6, 2008

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Blind Structure7 months ago

Level Ante Blinds               
Level 1 25/50
Level 2 50/100
Level 3 100/200
Level 4 25 100/200
Level 5 25 150/300
Level 6 50 200/400
Level 7 75 300/600
Level 8 100 400/800
Level 9 100 500/1,000
Level 10 100 600/1,200
Level 11 200 800/1,600
Level 12 300 1,000/2,000
Level 13 400 1,500/3,000
Level 14 500 2,000/4,000
Level 15 500 3,000/6,000
Level 16 1,000 4,000/8,000
Level 17 1,000 5,000/10,000
Level 18 1,000 6,000/12,000
Level 19 2,000 8,000/16,000
Level 20 3,000 10,000/20,000
Level 21 3,000 12,000/24,000
Level 22 4,000 15,000/30,000
Level 23 5,000 20,000/40,000
Level 24 5,000 25,000/50,000
Level 25 5,000 30,000/60,000
Level 26 10,000 40,000/80,000
Level 27 10,000 50,000/100,000
Level 28 15,000 60,000/120,000

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