Event 17, No-Limit Hold'em Shootout January 5, 2009

Event Winner!

Jason Young wins $329,872

Event 17, No-Limit Hold'em Shootout

It was a roller-coaster heads-up match that saw Jason Young take Mike Schwartz to the very brink of elimination before letting him back in the match. But in the end Young...

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Event Description

Jason Young has won the $1,500 No Limit Hold'em Shootout at the 2008 WSOP. Young defeated Mike Schwartz in heads-up play to claim his first World Series bracelet, as well as $335,565 in spending money. For second place, Schwartz earns $209,527 and no PokerListings.com interview. Congratulations to all who cashed!

Payout Structure

PlacePrize Money
1$329,872
2$209,528
3$129,675
4$82,538
5$40,268
6$23,888
7$15,698
8$12,422
9$9,828
10$7,508
11-100$5,597

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, June 10, 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 17, No-Limit Hold'em...

  • Buy-In: $1,500
  • Entrants: 1,000
  • Total Prize Money: $1,365,000
  • Date: Jun 9, 2008
  • Final Day Jun 11, 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 25 150/300
Level 5 50 200/400
Level 6 100 400/800
Level 7 100 500/1,000
Level 8 200 600/1,200
Level 1 100 300/600
Level 2 100 400/800
Level 3 200 600/1,200
Level 4 200 800/1,600
Level 5 300 1,000/2,000
Level 6 400 1,500/3,000
Level 7 500 2,000/4,000
Level 8 500 3,000/6,000
Level 9 1,000 4,000/8,000
Level 10 1,000 5,000/10,000
Level 11 2,000 6,000/12,000
Level 1 1,000 3,000/6,000
Level 2 1,000 4,000/8,000
Level 3 1,000 5,000/10,000
Level 4 2,000 6,000/12,000
Level 5 2,000 8,000/16,000
Level 6 3,000 10,000/20,000
Level 7 3,000 12,000/24,000
Level 8 4,000 15,000/30,000
Level 9 5,000 20,000/40,000
Level 10 5,000 25,000/50,000
Level 11 10,000 30,000/60,000

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