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Buy-In: $3,000
Prize Pool: $3,805,620
Entrants: 1394

Event 41 - $3,000 No-Limit Hold'em

  • Jun 22, '12 - Jun 24, '12
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Updates on Final Day (Jun 24, 12)

 
 

Greg Ostrander Wins Event no. 41 ($742,072)

Level: 31

Blinds: 50,000-100,000 with a 10,000 ante

Greg Ostrander Wins Event no. 41 ($742,072)
Jackie Glazier Eliminated in 2nd Place ($458,996)

Greg Ostrander

Jackie Glazer began the unscheduled fourth day of play as the chip leader with a more than 3:1 advantage over Greg Ostrander, but after a few early double ups, Ostrander took the lead for himself.

Jackie Glazier opened the button for 250,000, Greg Ostrander reraised the big blind to 700,000, Glazier shoved and Ostrander called all in.

Ostrander was ahead before the flop with ASpade Suit4Diamond Suit against Glazier’s QSpade SuitJHeart Suit.

The board came 5Diamond Suit5Club Suit2Diamond Suit10Spade Suit8Diamond Suit, offering no help to Glazier as Ostrander doubled into the chip lead with about 6.6 million to Glazier’s 6.1 million.

Ostrander further extend his lead after picking off a big bluff by Glazier which put her on the short stack with about 4.3 million to Ostrander’s 8.2 million. On the final hand of the day, Ostrander opened the button for 200,000 and Glazier called from the big blind.

The flop came QClub Suit9Spade Suit6Spade Suit, and both players checked.

The turn was the 8Spade Suit, Glazier checked, Ostrander bet 450,000 and Glazier called.

The river was the AHeart Suit, Glazier checked, Ostrander bet 1,000,000, Glazier moved all in and Ostrander called.

Glazier turned over 8Club Suit6Diamond Suit for two pair on the turn but Ostrander showed 10Spade Suit7Diamond Suit for a straight on the turn to win the pot and the tournament. Jackie Glazier was eliminated in 2nd place ($458,996) while Greg Ostrander wins Event no. 41, taking home the $742,072 grand prize and the forty-first gold bracelet of the 2012 WSOP.

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Player Tags: Greg Ostrander,   Jackie Glazier
 

Action Resumes, Final Table Back Underway

The final table of Event no. 41 ($3,000 No-Limit Hold’em ) is back underway, and Card Player will be posting level-by-level updates with all of the action, current chip counts, and prize distributions.

Day 3 ended with the conclusion of Level 30, and the remaining two players have returned for an unscheduled Day 4. Play will begin in Level 31 with blinds of 50,000-1000,000 with a 10,000 ante, and will continue until a winner is determined.

With cards now back in the air, here is a look at the final table and how these players match up:

Seat no. 5 — Greg Ostrander — 3,060,000

Seat no. 7 — Jackie Glazier — 9,480,000

While only 2 remain, this event gathered 1,394 players, creating a total prize pool of $3,805,620. Here is a look at the final payouts:

1st Place — $742,072
2nd Place — $458,996
3rd Place — Paul Vas Nunes — $290,407
4th Place — Morten Mortensen — $210,793
5th Place — Roger Fontes — $155,498
6th Place — Darryl Ronconi — $116,452
7th Place — Joseph Chaplin — $88,481
8th Place — Kyle Frey — $68,121
9th Place — Dylan Hortin — $53,126

Be sure to check back with Card Player at the conclusion of each level for regular updates with all of the action, current chip counts, and prize distributions.

Player Tags: Greg Ostrander,   Jackie Glazier
 

Level 30 Update: Glazier Leads Ostrander Overnight; Nunes 3rd ($458,996)

Level: 30

Blinds: 40,000-80,000 with a 10,000 ante

Players Remaining: 2 out of 1,394

Average Chip Count: 6,273,000

Chip Counts:

Seat no. 5 — Greg Ostrander — 3,070,000

Seat no. 7 — Jackie Glazier — 9,480,000

Players Eliminated:

Paul Vas Nunes — 3rd Place ($458,996)

Live Updates:

Paul Vas Nunes Eliminated in 3rd Place ($458,996)

Paul Nunes

Jackie Glazier opened the small blind for 170,000, Paul Vas Nunes reraised to 475,000 from the big blind, Glazier shoved and Nunes called all in.

Nunes was all in before the flop and ahead with ADiamond Suit10Heart Suit against Glazier’s KSpade SuitQClub Suit.

The board came JClub Suit7Club Suit2Club Suit5Club SuitJDiamond Suit, giving Glazier a flush on the turn to win the pot and eliminate Paul Vas Nunes in 3rd place ($458,996). Jackie Glazier took the chip lead going into heads-up play with 7,495,000 to Greg Ostrander’s 5,055,000.

Play was suspend for the night with the conclusion of Level 30 and the final two players will return at 1:00pm local time to resume play.

Be sure to check back with Card Player at the conclusion of each level for regular updates with all of the action, current chip counts, and prize distributions.

 

Level 29 Update: Morten Mortensen Eliminated in 4th Place ($210,793)

Level: 29

Blinds: 30,000-60,000 with a 10,000 ante

Players Remaining: 3 out of 1,394

Average Chip Count: 4,182,000

Chip Counts:

Seat no. 5 — Greg Ostrander — 6,500,000

Seat no. 7 — Jackie Glazier — 3,400,000
Seat no. 8 — Paul Vas Nunes — 2,655,000

Players Eliminated:

Morten Mortensen — 4th Place ($210,793)

Live Updates:

Morten Mortensen Eliminated in 4th Place ($210,793)

Morten Mortensen

Paul Vas Nunes shoved the small blind and Moreten Mortensen called all in from the big blind.

Mortensen was all in before the flop for his tournament life and was ahead with KHeart Suit10Diamond Suit against Nunes’ 7Diamond Suit3Diamond Suit.

The board came 9Heart Suit8Club Suit6Heart SuitAHeart Suit3Spade Suit, giving Nunes bottom pair on the river to win the pot and eliminate Morten Mortensen in 4th place ($210,793). Nunes moved up to about 6.9 million that hand.

Be sure to check back with Card Player at the conclusion of each level for regular updates with all of the action, current chip counts, and prize distributions.

Player Tags: Morten Mortensen,   Paul Vas Nunes
 

Level 28 Update: Nunes Leads Final Four

Level: 28

Blinds: 25,000-50,000 with a 5,000 ante

Players Remaining: 4 out of 1,394

Average Chip Count: 3,136,500

Chip Counts:

Seat no. 2 — Morten Mortensen — 675,000

Seat no. 5 — Greg Ostrander — 3,985,000

Seat no. 7 — Jackie Glazier — 2,390,000
Seat no. 8 — Paul Vas Nunes — 5,500,000

Players Eliminated:

Roger Fontes — 5th Place ($155,498)
Darryl Ronconi — 6th Place ($116,452)
Joseph Chaplin — 7th Place ($88,481)
Kyle Frey — 8th Place ($68,121)
Dylan Hortin — 9th ($53,126)

Live Updates:

Dylan Hortin Eliminated in 9th Place ($53,126)

Dylan Hortin

Paul Vas Nunes opened the pot for 110,000 before the flop, Dylan Hortin three-bet, Nunes shoved and Hortin called all in.

Hortin was all in for his tournament life before the flop and in the lead with AHeart SuitKDiamond Suit against Nunes’ ASpade SuitQSpade Suit.

The board came 4Heart Suit4Diamond Suit2Spade Suit7Spade SuitQClub Suit, giving Nunes top pair on the river to win the pot and eliminate Dylan Hortin in 9th place ($53,126). Nunes move dup to about 5 million after the hand.

Kyle Frey Eliminated in 8th Place ($68,121)

Paul Vas Nunes shoved the small blind and Kyle Frey called all in from the big blind.

Frey was ahead before the flop with ADiamond SuitQSpade Suit against Nunes’ QDiamond Suit4Diamond Suit.

The board came 9Diamond Suit7Diamond Suit5Club Suit10Diamond Suit3Club Suit, giving Nunes a flush on the turn to win the pot and eliminate Kyle Frey in 8th place ($68,121).

Joseph Chaplin Eliminated in 7th Place ($88,481)

Joseph Chaplin

Joseph Chaplin open-shoved before the flop for 170,000, Morten Moretensen three-bet the button and Darryl Ronconi called all in for 300,000.

Ronconi: ADiamond SuitQDiamond Suit
Mortensen: AClub Suit6Diamond Suit
Chapln: 10Heart Suit9Spade Suit

Board: JClub Suit8Diamond Suit5Spade SuitASpade Suit3Heart Suit

Ronconi was ahead before the flop and turned top pair to win the pot and eliminate Joseph Chaplin in 7th place ($88,481). Ronconi more than doubled up that hand to about 800,000 while Moretnsen dropped down to around 1.5 million.

Darryl Ronconi Eliminated in 6th Place ($116,452)

Darryl Ronconi opened the button for 110,000, Greg Ostrander reraised the big blind to 350,000, Ronconi moved all in and Ostrander called.

Ostrander was ahead before the flop with 5Heart Suit5Club Suit against Ronconi’s ASpade SuitQHeart Suit.

The board came QDiamond Suit7Heart Suit5Spade Suit10Heart Suit10Club Suit, giving Ostrander a full house to win the pot and eliminate Darryl Ronconi in 6th place ($116,452). Ostander moved up to about 3 million in chips that hand.

Roger Fontes Eliminated in 5th Place ($115,498)

Jackie Glazier opened the cutoff for 100,000, Roger Fontes moved all in for 225,000 from the big blind and Glazier called.

Fontes was all in for his tournament life with 2Spade Suit2Club Suit against Glazier’s QHeart SuitJDiamond Suit.

The board came ASpade SuitAHeart SuitJSpade SuitJClub Suit5Heart Suit, double-pairing the board to counterfeit Fontes’ hand. Roger Fontes was eliminated in 5th place ($155,498) while Jackie Galzier moved up to about 2.5 million in chips.

Be sure to check back with Card Player at the conclusion of each level for regular updates with all of the action, current chip counts, and prize distributions.

 

Action Begins, Final Table Now Underway

The final table of Event no. 41 ($3,000 No-Limit Hold’em ) is now underway, and Card Player will be posting level-by-level updates with all of the action, current chip counts, and prize distributions.

Day 3 began with 30 players spread out over 4 tables, and with the elimination of J.P. Kelly in 10th Place ($41,976), the final table is now set. Play will begin in Level 28 with blinds of 25,000-50,000 with a 5,000 ante, and will continue until a winner is determined.

With cards now back in the air, here is a look at the final table and how these players match up:

Seat no. 1 — Kyle Frey — 1,645,000
Seat no. 2 — Morten Mortensen — 1,135,000
Seat no. 3 — Darryl Ronconi — 675,000
Seat no. 4 — Roger Fontes — 465,000
Seat no. 5 — Greg Ostrander — 2,690,000
Seat no. 6 — Joseph Chaplin — 900,000
Seat no. 7 — Jackie Glazier — 1,035,000
Seat no. 8 — Paul Vas Nunes — 2,195,000
Seat no. 9 — Dylan Hortin — 1,950,000

While only 9 remain, this event gathered 1,394 players, creating a total prize pool of $3,805,620. Here is a look at the final payouts:

1st Place — $742,072
2nd Place — $458,996
3rd Place — $290,407
4th Place — $210,793
5th Place — $155,498
6th Place — $116,452
7th Place — $88,481
8th Place — $68,121
9th Place — $53,126

Be sure to check back with Card Player at the conclusion of each level for regular updates with all of the action, current chip counts, and prize distributions.

 
 

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