Event 1: Heads Up Underway

$400 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 25: 15,000/30,000 with a 30,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 199

The WSOP Circuit ring is on the table and the heads-up match for the title is underway with Vigorn Dancharnjitt holding a slight lead over Alan Katsnelson.

Seat 2: Alan Katsnelson – 1,455,000 (49 bb)
Seat 5: Vigorn Dancharnjitt – 1,560,000 (52 bb)

Event 1: Nicholas Visconti – 3rd Place ($7,036)

$400 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 25: 15,000/30,000 with a 30,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 199

Nicholas Visconti

On the first hand back from break, Alan Katsnelson limped his button and Vigorn Dancharnjitt completed in the small blind. Nicholas Visconti moved all in for 365,000 from the big and Katnselson quickly called.

Visconti: As2d
Katsnselson: AdQc

“I need all the deuces!” Visconti joked.

The board ran out Tc9c6d6c5c and Visconti was eliminated in third place to set up the heads-up match.

Alan Katsnelson – 1,455,000 (49 bb)
Nicholas Visconti – Eliminated in 3rd Place ($7,036)

Event 1: Break Time Counts

$400 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 25: 15,000/30,000 with a 30,000 ante
Players Remaining: 3 of 199

After Howard Mash was eliminated, the three remaining players took a quick break as the 1K chips were pulled out of play.

Seat 2: Alan Katsnelson – 1,030,000 (34 bb)
Seat 5: Vigorn Dancharnjitt – 1,560,000 (52 bb)
Seat 8: Nicholas Visconti – 395,000 (13 bb)

Remaining payouts:

1st: $16,189 + WSOP Circuit ring
2nd: $10,008
3rd: $7,036

Event 1: Howard Mash – 4th Place ($5,049)

$400 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 24: 10,000/25,000 with a 25,000 ante
Players Remaining: 3 of 199

Howard Mash

Alan Katsnelson opened the action from the cutoff and Howard Mash shipped all in from the button for 355,000. The blinds released and Katsnelson called.

Katsnelson: AhTc
Mash: Ac8s

Mash, the 2019 WSOP Seniors champ, was dominated and fell further behind on the KsTh6d flop. The board finished with the Qc turn and 7s river to send Mash out in fourth place.

Alan Katsnelson – 1,030,000 (41 bb)
Howard Mash – Eliminated in 4th Place ($5,049)

Event 1: Brandon Miller – 5th Place ($3,700)

$400 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 24: 10,000/25,000 with a 25,000 ante
Players Remaining: 4 of 199

Brandon Miller

Vigorn Dancharnjitt opened to 75,000 from the button and Brandon Miller moved all in from the big blind for ~340,000. Dancharnjitt did not wait very long before he called.

Dancharnjitt: KdTc
Miller: AdJh

Miller was ahead for the double up but needed to dodge Dancharnjitt’s two live cards. He faded the 7h7c6c flop but Dancharnjitt took the lead when he paired the Kc turn. The river Th river finished the board to send Miller out.

“Did I really just bust out to that?” Miller asked before collecting his payout.

Vigorn Dancharnjitt – 1,070,000 (43 bb)
Brandon Miller – Eliminated in 5th Place ($3,700)

Event 1: Neal Corcoran – 6th Place ($2,771)

$400 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 23: 10,000/20,000 with a 20,000 ante
Players Remaining: 5 of 199

Neal Corcoran

Action folded to Neal Corcoran on the button and he moved all in for 110,000. Nicholas Visconti reshipped from the small blind with a bigger stack and Brandon Miller quickly folded his big blind.

Visconti: KsKc
Corcoran: Js9s

Corcoran called for spades and found one on the As8c4c flop. The Ts turn made things interesting, giving Corcoran the flush draw and open-ended straight draw. He blanked the 6c river to exit in sixth place.

Nicholas Visconti – 670,000 (34 bb)
Neal Corcoran – Eliminated in 6th Place ($2,771)

Event 1: Alan Katsnelson Triples Up

$400 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 22: 8,000/16,000 with a 16,000 ante
Players Remaining: 6 of 199

Alan Katsnelson

Neal Corcoran opened to 34,000 and it folded to Alan Katsnelsonin the small blind. He moved all in for 186,000 and Howard Mash moved all in over the top from the big blind. Corcoran quickly called for the three-way all in.

Corcoran: KhKd
Katsnelson: As7d
Mash:9h9d

Corcoran was ahead to pull the big pot but Katsnelson paired his ace on the Ac8s4d flop. The board finished with the 7c turn and 4c to give Katsnelson the full triple. Corcoran had 55,000 after paying off Katnelson and Mash sent the small rebate across the table.

Alan Katsnelson – 574,000 (36 bb)
Neal Corcoran – 110,000 (7 bb)
Howard Mash – 749,000 (47 bb)

Event 1: Marcelo Garzozi – 7th Place ($2,121)

$400 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 22: 8,000/16,000 with a 16,000 ante
Players Remaining: 6 of 199

Marcelo Garzozi

Brandon Miller opened to 33,000 from the hijack to get calls from Howard Mash on the button and Vigorn Dancharnjitt in the small blind. Marcelo Garzozi shipped from the big blind for 211,000 and Miller folded. Mash quickly called and Dancharnjitt folded.

Mash: 9d9c
Garzozi: 7d7s

It was a bad spot for Garzozi’s sevens and Mash’s nines held on the KhJd3hAsJc run out.

Howard Mash – 990,000 (62 bb)
Marcelo Garzozi – Eliminated in 7th Place ($2,121)

Event 1: Tom Bielecky – 8th Place ($1,660)

$400 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 21: 6,000/12,000 with a 12,000 ante
Players Remaining: 7 of 199

Tom Bielecky

Howard Mash opened to 27,000 from the button and Tom Bielecky moved all in for 145,000. Vigorn Dancharnjitt thought about coming along from the big blind but folded.

“Good fold sir!” Mash laughed as he quickly called with a monster.

Mash: KdKh
Bielecky: KcQc

Bielecky was dominated and could not find a save as the board ran out Ad8d8s4d3h. Mash chipped up and Bielecky was eliminated in eighth place.

Howard Mash – 650,000 (54 bb)
Tom Bielecky – Eliminated in 8th Place ($1,660)

Event 1: Richard Whitebrook – 9th Place ($1,329)

$400 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 21: 6,000/12,000 with a 12,000 ante
Players Remaining: 8 of 199

Richard Whitebrook

Richard Whitebrook open-shoved for ~175,000  from middle position and it folded around to Vigorn Dancharnjitt in the small blind and he quickly called.

Dancharnjitt: KsKh
Whitebrook: 8d8s

Whitebrook was the short stack and in a lot of trouble. The board ran out 5s4h4dQh3d and Dancharnjitt’s kings held to send Whitebrook out in ninth place.

Vigorn Dancharnjitt – 920,000 (77 bb)
Richard Whitebrook – Eliminated in 9th Place ($1,329)

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