Event 12, Limit Hold'em February 16, 2009

Event Winner!

Jimmy Shultz wins $257,049

Event 12, Limit Hold'em

Jimmy Shultz won the biggest pot of the tournament so far going runner-runner for trip queens against Zac Fellows flopped pair of aces to take a stranglehold on the match...

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Event Description

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Payout Structure

PlacePrize Money
1$257,049
2$165,165
3$99,099
4$82,883
5$67,868
6$53,453
7$41,441
8$32,432
9$23,423
10-12$14,775
13-15$11,772
16-18$8,769
19-27$6,727
28-36$5,526
37-45$4,324
46-54$3,964
55-63$3,604
64-72$3,243
73-80$2,883

Tournament Rules

  • Players begin with $3,000 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 7, 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 12, Limit Hold'em

  • Buy-In: $1,500
  • Entrants: 880
  • Total Prize Money: $1,201,200
  • Date: Jun 6, 2008
  • Final Day Jun 8, 2008

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Event Chip Leaders8 months ago

Event 12, Limit Hold'em

Player Chip Stack
Vinny Vinh $335,000
Erick Lindgren $244,000
Brendan Taylor $240,000
Ali Eslami $208,000
Steven Shkolnik $199,000

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Blind Structure8 months ago

Event 12, Limit Hold'em

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