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No-Limit Hold'em Championship (WPT) - Event 17

  • Nov 04, '08 - Nov 11, '08
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Updates on Final Day (Nov 11, 08)

 
 

Jonathan Little Wins the 2008 Foxwoods World Poker Finals

Jonathan LittleHere are the final results:

1. Jonathan Little: $1,120,310
2. Jonathan Jaffe: $670,636
3. Charles Marchese: $337,256
4. David “The Dragon” Pham: $240,344
5. Jack Schanbacher: $182,196
6. Mike “The Mouth” Matusow: $124,048

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jonathan Jaffe Eliminated in 2nd Place ($670,636)

Jonathan JaffeJonathan Little raised to 850,000 and Jonathan Jaffe moved all in. Little made the call with AQ and Jaffe showed A10. The board ran out 886KQ and Little claimed his second WPT title and nearly $1.2 million.

Jaffe earned $670,636 for his runner up performance.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Player Tags: Jonathan Jaffe,   Jonathan Little
 

Level 30

The blinds have been increased to 150,000-300,000 with a 30,000 ante.

 

Break

The players are now on a 10-minute break.

 

Jonathan Little Doubles Up

Jonathan Jaffe raised to 500,000 and Jonathan Little moved all in. Jaffe instantly called with 88 and Little showed K5.

The board came J1029Q and Little hit a runner-runner flush to double up to the chip lead.

Jonathan Jaffe - 4,365,000
Jonathan Little - 7,980,000

Player Tags: Jonathan Jaffe,   Jonathan Little
 

Jonathan Jaffe Doubles Up

Jonathan Little raised to 500,000 and Jonathan Jaffe moved in. Little made the call for nearly 4 million more and showed A3. Jaffe showed a dominating AJ and the board came K72105 to give the lead back to Jaffe.

Jonathan Jaffe - 8,450,000
Jonathan Little - 3,895,000

Player Tags: Jonathan Jaffe,   Jonathan Little
 

Jonathan Little Doubles Up

Before this hand played out, the blinds increased to 100,000-200,000 with a 20,000 ante.

Jonathan Little raised to 500,000 and Jonathan Jaffe called. The flop came 953 and Little checked. Jaffe bet 600,000 and Little moved in. Jaffe called with Q9 for top pair, but was behind to Little's pocket jacks. 

The turn and river came A2 and Little doubled up.

Jonathan Jaffe - 5,125,000
Jonathan Little - 7,220,000

Player Tags: Jonathan Jaffe,   Jonathan Little
 

Back From Break

The players have returned from the break and action has resumed.

 

Break

Players are now on a 15-minute break.

 

Jonathan Jaffe Doubles Up

Both players saw a flop of A92 and Jaffe bet 375,000. Little moved all in and Jaffe called for his tournament life with A2. Little showed J10 for the flush draw.

The turn and river came 10J but Little's two pair weren't enough to bust Jaffe's aces up. Jaffe has now taken back the chip lead.

Jonathan Jaffe - 9,030,000
Jonathan Little - 3,315,000

Player Tags: Jonathan Jaffe,   Jonathan Little
 
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