Event 38, Pot-Limit Hold'em January 4, 2009

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Davidi Kitai wins $244,546

Event 38, Pot-Limit Hold'em

It was just a matter of time until the shortstacked Chris Bell's luck ran out and that's exactly what we saw happen a few moments ago. To this point they had endured...

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Event Description

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Payout Structure

PlacePrize Money
1$244,546
2$155,806
3$94,695
4$77,077
5$63,313
6$50,100
7$39,089
8$30,831
9$22,573
10-12$14,314
13-15$11,562
16-18$8,809
19-27$6,607
28-36$5,506
37-45$4,404
46-54$4,074
55-63$3,744

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 21, 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 38, Pot-Limit Hold'em

  • Buy-In: $2,000
  • Entrants: 605
  • Total Prize Money: $1,101,100
  • Date: Jun 20, 2008
  • Final Day Jun 22, 2008

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Event Chip Leaders7 months ago

Event 38, Pot-Limit Hold'em

Player Chip Stack
Jan Von Halle $485,000
Lee Watkinson $357,000
Robert Cheung $352,000
Ayaz Mahmood $314,000
David Kitai $274,000

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Blind Structure7 months ago

Event 38, Pot-Limit Hold'em

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

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