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Buy-In: $10,000
Prize Pool: $949,400
Entrants: 101

Event 60 - $10,000 No-Limit Deuce-to-Seven Draw Lowball

  • Jul 05, '12 - Jul 08, '12
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Updates on Final Day (Jul 07, 12)

 
 

Nick Schulman Wins Event no. 60 ($294,321)

Level: 24

Blinds: 15,000-30,000 with a 7,000 ante

George Danzer Eliminated in 3rd Place ($115,295)

George Danzer

George Danzer opened the small blind for 60,000, Nick Schulman reraised the big blind to 180,000, Danzer moved all in and Schulman called.

Draw: Both players stood pat.

Schulman: 5 – 6 – 7 – 8 – 10
Danzer: 2 – 3 – 4 – 9 – 10

Danzer showed a 10-9 low but Schulman turned over a 10-8 low to win the pot and eliminate George Danzer in 3rd place ($115,295).

Nick Schulman took the chip lead going into heads-up play with 2,630,000 to Mike Wattel’s 397,000.

Nick Schulman Wins Event no. 60 ($294,321)
Mike Wattel Eliminated in 2nd Place ($181,886)

Nick Schulman

Nick Schulman open-shoved the button and Mike Wattel called all in.

Draw: Both players drew 1 card each.

Schulman: 3 – 6 – 7 – 8 – 9
Wattel: 2 – 3 – 4 – 6 – K

Schulman drew a 7 to make a 9-8 low while Wattel bricked with a king. Mike Wattel was eliminated in 2nd place ($181,886) and Nick Schulman wins Event no. 60, taking home the $294,321 grand prize and the sixtieth gold bracelet of the 2012 WSOP.

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Level 23 Update: Parker 4th ($78,088), Griffin 5th ($55,482)

Level: 23

Blinds: 12,000-24,000 with a 6,000 ante

Players Remaining: 3 out of 101

Average Chip Count: 1,010,000

Chip Counts:

Seat no. 1 — George Danzer — 835,000

Seat no. 3 — Nick Schulman — 1,720,000

Seat no. 6 — Mike Wattel — 495,000

Players Eliminated:

Benjamin Parker — 4th Place ($78,088)
Ashton Griffin — 5th Place ($55,482)

Live Updates:

Ashton Griffin Eliminated in 5th Place ($55,482)

Ashton Griffin

Ashton Griffin moved all in before the draw from under the gun and Mike Wattel called.

Draw: Griffin drew 1 card while Wattel stood pat.

Wattel: 3 – 4 – 6 – 7 – 9
Griffin: 4 – 5 – 7 – 9 – Q

Wattel stood pat with a made 9-7 low and Griffin bricked with a queen on the draw. Ashton Griffin as eliminated in 5th place ($55,482). Wattel ended the hand with around 900,000 in chips.

Benjamin Parker Eliminated in 4th Place ($78,088)

Benjamin Parker

Nick Schulman raised to 55,000 before the draw, Benjamin Parker called all in from the small blind and George Danzer called the raise from the big blind.

Draw: Danzer drew 1 card while both Schulman and Parker stood pat. Both players checked the side pot.

Schulman: 2 – 4 – 5 – 8 – 9

Schulman scooped both the main and side pots with a 9-8 low as Benjamin Parker was eliminated in 4th place ($78,088). Schulman extended his lead that hand with about 1.5 million in chips.

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Level 21 Update: John Juanda Eliminated in 6th Place ($41,270)

Level: 21

Blinds: 8,000-16,000 with a 4,000 ante

Players Remaining: 5 out of 101

Average Chip Count: 606,000

Chip Counts:

Seat no. 1 — George Danzer — 680,000

Seat no. 3 — Nick Schulman — 1,200,000

Seat no. 5 — Ashton Griffin — 720,000
Seat no. 6 — Mike Wattel — 235,000
Seat no. 7 — Benjamin Parker — 220,000

Players Eliminated:

John Juanda — 6th Place ($41,270)

Live Updates:

John Juanda Eliminated in 6th Place ($41,270)

John Juanda

John Juanda moved all in before the draw for just under 200,000 from middle position, and Ashton Griffin moved all in over the top from the button without any action.

Draw: Juanda drew 1 card while Griffin stood pat.

Griffin: 3 – 4 – 7 – 10 – J

Juanda was drawing live but bricked with a king and was eliminated in 6th place ($41,270). Griffin ended the hand second in chips with just over 700,000.

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Player Tags: John Juanda,   Ashton Griffin
 

Level 20 Update: Bob Bright Eliminated in 7th Place ($32,080)

Level: 20

Blinds: 6,000-12,000 with a 3,000 ante

Players Remaining: 6 out of 101

Average Chip Count: 505,000

Chip Counts:

Seat no. 1 — George Danzer — 499,000
Seat no. 2 — John Juanda — 510,000
Seat no. 3 — Nick Schulman — 934,000

Seat no. 5 — Ashton Griffin — 430,000
Seat no. 6 — Mike Wattel — 320,000
Seat no. 7 — Benjamin Parker — 357,000

Players Eliminated:

Bob Bright — 7th Place ($32,080)

Live Updates:

Bob Bright Eliminated in 7th Place ($32,080)

Bob Bright

Bob Bright was down to his last 5,000 after being forced out of a three-way pot by George Danzer’s bet after the draw. Bright was all in before the draw for his last 5,000 just a few hands later against Mike Wattel.

Draw: Both players drew 1 card each.

Wattel: 2 – 3 – 4 – 6 – K
Bright: 4 – 6 – 8 – 9 – A

Wattel drew a king-low while Bright bricked with an ace. Bob Bright was eliminated in 7th place ($32,080).

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Player Tags: Michael Wattel,   Bob Bright
 

Action Begins, Final Table Now Underway

The final table of Event no. 60 ($10,000 No-Limit 2-7 Draw Lowball) 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 10 players spread out over 2 tables, and with the elimination of Ali Eslami in 8th Place ($26,004), the final table is now set. Play will begin in Level 20, 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 — George Danzer — 261,000
Seat no. 2 — John Juanda — 371,000
Seat no. 3 — Nick Schulman — 979,000
Seat no. 4 — Bob Bright — 38,000
Seat no. 5 — Ashton Griffin — 596,000
Seat no. 6 — Mike Wattel — 477,000
Seat no. 7 — Benjamin Parker — 313,000

While only 7 remain, this event gathered 101 players, creating a total prize pool of $949,400. Here is a look at the final payouts:

1st Place — $294,321
2nd Place — $181,886
3rd Place — $115,295
4th Place — $78,088
5th Place — $55,482
6th Place — $41,270
7th Place — $32,080

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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