$1,100 Deep Stack No Limit Hold’em (Re-entry)
Blinds 2k/4k/500 ante
After taking the chip lead, Seth Berger grinds down Vlad Varlashin to 140k (35 bb) before the final hand.
Flop: (Berger, pair of 8s]
Turn: (Varlashin OE)
Berger dodges 14 outs and wins the tournament with a pair of 8s.
“I’m happy to get a win,” says Berger, “I’ve chopped before, but this is my first outright win.”
Berger, who had a second and third place finish at the 2013 WSOP for $620,000, picks up the Lucky Hearts Poker Open trophy and $26,520 for the win.