$365 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry) Structure | Payouts Level 20: 4,000/8,000 with a 1,000 ante Players Remaining: 6 of 120
In a blind-versus-blind battle, A.J. Kelsall shoved 78,000 from the small and Stephen Hawley called from the big. Kelsall was at risk and behind.
Hawley flopped the hitting a set and Kelsall stood from the table. He was eliminated in seventh place and promptly headed back to his seat in the 11am $580 six-max ring event. Hawley, meanwhile, contended for the chip lead.
Stephen Hawley – 290,000 (36 bb) A.J. Kelsall – Eliminated in 7th place ($1,485)
$365 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry) Structure | Payouts Level 19: 3,000/6,000 with a 1,000 ante Players Remaining: 9 of 120
The remaining nine players are in their seats, cards are in the air and the decisive day of play in the $365 re-entry is underway. Up for grabs is a $10,801 top prize along with a World Series of Poker Circuit gold ring.
$365 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry) Structure | Payouts Returning to Level 19: 3,000/6,000 with a 1,000 ante Players Remaining: 9 of 120
We’re just minutes away from the Event 5 restart as only nine remain from 120 starting. The tournament is already into the money and there’s talented field left with Event 3 third-place finisher Jorge Aristizabal leading the way with 264,000 chips. Aristizabal has a tough road to victory with the likes of A.J. Kelsall and Loni Harwood still in. In addition to $10,801, Aristizabal stands to take a big lead in the Casino Champion were he to go on to win.
Seat assignments and chip counts followed by the remaining payouts:
$365 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry) Structure | Payouts Level 10: 400/800 with a 100 ante Players Remaining: 40 of 120
Registration closed on the two-day Event 5 with 120 entries getting in the game to create a prize pool worth $36,000. The money will be split between the last 12 players with a min-cash taking home $752 and the next champ banking $10,801 plus the WSOP Circuit gold ring.
2018 World Series of Poker Circuit Seminole Casino Coconut Creek Coconut Creek, Florida Event 5 $365 No Limit Hold’em Re-Entry Entries: 120 Prize Pool: $36,000 February 12-13, 2018
$365 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry) Level 8: 250/500 with a 75 ante | Structure Total Entries: 117
Event 5 players are taking a 30-minute dinner break from the tables and registration will close on the two-day ring event when they return.
There are plenty of top players and familiar faces in the game including Event 1 runner-up Bryce McVay, Loni Harwood fresh off her Event 4 cash, AJ Kelsall, Carlos Loving, Phil Hui, and Evan Teitelbaum.
Cards will go back in the air around 8:45 pm and we’ll have an idea of how much money is up for grabs.