Event 28, Pot-Limit Omaha w/re-buys February 23, 2009

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Phil Galfond wins $817,781

Event 28, Pot-Limit Omaha w/Rebuys

After a tough heads-up battle that had Galfond a little nervous, he was finally able to put Adam Hourani down to win the $5,000...

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Event Description

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Payout Structure

PlacePrize Money
1$817,781
2$493,748
3$316,307
4$246,874
5$192,870
6$154,296
7$123,437
8$100,292
9$84,863
10-12$69,433
13-15$61,718
16-18$54,003

Tournament Rules

  • Players begin with 10,000 in tournament chips.
  • Re-Buy chips may be purchased when you are at or below 10,000 in chips during the first three hours. At the end of the third round players may do a single (10,000 chips) or double (20,000 chips) add-on for $5,000 or $10,000 respectively.
  • All Re-Buys and Add-Ons must be made with Casino Chips or Tournament Buy-In 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 5.
  • Play will continue on Day 1 until the completion of level 8. Play will resume on June 15, 2008 at 3 PM, and play down to a final table. Day 3 – Final Table at 3 PM.
  • 4.2% of the total entry pool will be withheld for entry fees, and 1.8% of the total entry pool will be withheld for tournament staff.

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Event 28, Pot-Limit Omaha w/Rebuys

  • Buy-In: $5,000
  • Entrants: 152
  • Total Prize Money: $3,085,930
  • Date: Jun 14, 2008
  • Final Day Jun 16, 2008

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Event Chip Leaders8 months ago

Event 28, Pot-Limit Omaha w/Rebuys

Player Chip Stack
Emmanuel Sebag $466,200
David Benyamine $343,700
Erick Lindgren $262,800
Adam Hourani $236,400
John Juanda $213,300

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Blind Structure8 months ago

Event 28, Pot-Limit Omaha w/Rebuys

Level Ante Blinds               
Level 1 100/200
Level 2 150/300
Level 3 200/400
Level 4 250/500
Level 5 300/600
Level 6 400/800
Level 7 500/1,000
Level 8 600/1,200
Level 9 800/1,600
Level 10 1,000/2,000
Level 11 1,200/2,400
Level 12 1,500/3,000
Level 13 2,000/4,000
Level 14 2,500/5,000
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

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