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Buy-In: $2,000
Prize Pool: $3,068,000
Entrants: 1534

Event 32 - $2,000 No-Limit Hold'em

  • Jun 15, '09 - Jun 17, '09
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Updates on Final Day (Jun 17, 09)

 
 

Angel Guillen Wins Event No. 32 ($530,548)

Angel Guillen Wins Event No. 32 ($530,548) Mika Paasonen Eliminated in Second Place ($326,203)

The second time’s the charm for Angel Guillen as he takes home his first career bracelet just one week after finishing runner-up at his first career WSOP final table.

On the final hand, Mika Paasonen came in for a raise on the short stack and both player saw a flop of KSpade Suit4Club Suit3Club Suit.

Guillen bet 250,000 and Paasonen moved in. Guillen instantly called with pocket threes for bottom set and Paasonen was drawing very slim with KDiamond Suit10Diamond Suit.

The turn and river came ADiamond Suit2Club Suit and Paasonen was eliminated. Guillen took down the tournament and the first place prize of $530,548.

Player Tags: Mika Paasonen,   Angel Guillen
 

Final Table Update: Heads Up Play Begins

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

Players Remaining: 2 out of 1,534

Chip Counts:

1. Mika Paasonen — 4,900,000
2. Angel Guillen — 4,300,000

Average Chip Count: 4,602,000

Notable Eliminations

3. Jason Boyes — $214,974

Elimination Hands

Jason Boyes Eliminated in Third Place ($214,974)

Jason Boyes raised to 150,000 and Mika Paasonen called. The flop came out 9Heart Suit8Club Suit6Diamond Suit and Boyes continued with a bet of 200,000.

Paasonen raised to 600,000 and Boyes moved all in for 1,530,000. Paasonen took about five minutes before finally calling with AClub Suit8Heart Suit and Boyes was behind with 10Diamond Suit8Spade Suit.

The turn and river came 9Spade SuitAHeart Suit and Boyes was eliminated from the tournament.

Player Tags: Jason Boyes
 

Final Table Update: Down to Three

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

Players Remaining: 3 out of 1,534

Chip Counts:

1. Angel Guillen — 5,500,000
2. Mika Paasonen — 2,000,000
3. Jason Boyes — 1,750,000

Average Chip Count: 3,068,000

Notable Eliminations

7. Chris Macneil – $71,192
6. Daniel Makowsky – $86,548
5. Eric Ladny – $108,883
4. Steve Kohner – $150,761

Elimination Hands

Chris Macneil Eliminated in Seventh Place ($71,192)

Chris Macneil raised to 100,000 preflop and Mika Paasonen reraised. Macneil reraised all in and Paasonen made the call. Their cards:

Macneil: KHeart SuitQDiamond Suit
Paasonen: ADiamond SuitQDiamond Suit

Board: 10Club Suit3Diamond Suit2Diamond Suit3Spade SuitJHeart Suit

Macneil was eliminated in seventh place on the hand. Paasonen moved up to 2,725,000.

Daniel Makowsky

Daniel Makowsky Eliminated in Sixth Place ($86,548)

Daniel Makowsky moved all in preflop and Steve Kohner called him down. Their cards:

Makowsky: 3Heart Suit3Club Suit
Kohner: ADiamond SuitKClub Suit

Board: KDiamond Suit9Club Suit7Diamond SuitQHeart Suit7Spade Suit

Makowsky was eliminated in sixth place and Kohner grew his stack to 1.3 million.

Eric Ladny Eliminated in Fifth Place ($108,883)

Eric Ladny moved all in preflop and Angel Guillen made the call. Their cards:

Guillen: KClub Suit10Club Suit
Ladny: JSpade SuitJDiamond Suit

Board: KHeart Suit10Spade Suit3Club Suit2Club SuitQDiamond Suit

Ladny was eliminated in fourth place.

Steve Kohner Eliminated in Fourth Place ($150,671)

Steve Kohner raised to 120,000 preflop and Angel Guillen reraised to put Kohner all in. Guillen made the call and they flipped up their cards:

Kohner: JClub SuitJHeart Suit
Guillen: ADiamond SuitKHeart Suit

Board: KClub Suit9Diamond Suit5Diamond Suit9Club SuitQSpade Suit

Kohner was eliminated in fourth place and Guillen held a huge chip lead with 5.4 million after the hand.

 

Final Table Update: Antoine Amourette Eliminated in Eighth Place

Blinds: 15,000-30,000 with a 4,000 ante

Players Remaining: 7 out of 1,534

NOTE: The players are on a dinner break until 6:30 p.m. PDT.

Chip Counts:

1. Eric Ladny — 2,600,000
2. Jason Boyes — 1,785,000
3. Mika Paasonen — 1,525,000
4. Chris Macneil — 1,200,000
5. Angel Guillen — 1,050,000
6. Daniel Makowsky — 500,000
7. Steve Kohner — 455,000

Average Chip Count: 1,314,857

Notable Eliminations

8. Antoine Amourette – $61,421

Elimination Hands

Antoine Amourette Eliminated in Eighth Place ($61,421)

Antoine Amourette moved all in preflop from the cutoff and Eric Ladny made the call from the big blind. Their cards:

Amourette: QDiamond SuitJSpade Suit
Ladny: 2Heart Suit2Spade Suit

Board: ASpade Suit7Club Suit5Spade SuitAClub Suit6Diamond Suit

Amourette was eliminated on the hand in eighth place.

Player Tags: Eric Ladny,   Antoine Amourette
 

Final Table Update: Clark Hamagami Eliminated in Ninth Place

Blinds: 15,000-30,000 with a 4,000 ante

Players Remaining: 8 out of 1,534

Chip Counts:

1. Jason Boyes — 1,947,000
2. Eric Ladny — 1,750,000
3. Mika Paasonen — 1,360,000
4. Angel Guillen — 1,100,000
5. Daniel Makowsky — 1,100,000
6. Chris Macneil — 950,000
7. Steve Kohner — 620,000
8. Antoine Amourette — 323,000

Average Chip Count: 1,150,500

Notable Eliminations

9. Clark Hamagami – $55,279

Elimination Hands

Angel Guillen moved all in from the small blind for 650,000 and Clark Hamagami made the call. Their cards:

Guillen: AClub SuitKClub Suit
Hamagami: AHeart Suit8Diamond Suit

Board: KSpade SuitJSpade Suit8Club SuitQSpade SuitADiamond Suit

Hamagami was eliminated in ninth place and Guillen moved up to 1,100,000.

 

Final Table Set

Blinds: 12,000-24,000 with a 3,000 ante

Players Remaining: 9 out of 1,534

Chip Counts:

1. Eric Ladny — 2,180,000
2. Mika Paasonen — 2,070,000
3. Jason Boyes — 1,345,000
4. Clark Hamagami — 690,000
5. Chris Macneil — 665,000
6. Daniel Makowsky — 648,000
7. Steve Kohner — 564,000
8. Angel Guillen — 496,000
9. Antoine Amourette — 392,000

Average Chip Count: 1,022,666

Notable Eliminations

12. Ben Bagamery – $38,807
11. Peter Feldman – $38,807
10. David Vu – $38,807

 

Level 22 Chip Update

Blinds: 10,000-20,000 with a 3,000 ante

Players Remaining: 12 out of 1,534

Chip Counts:

1. Mika Paasonen — 1,700,000
2. Eric Ladny — 915,000
3. Peter Feldman — 875,000
4. David Vu — 780,000
5. Clark Hamagami — 730,000
6. Chris Macneil — 710,000
7. Daniel Makowsky — 695,000
8. Antoine Amourette — 467,000
9. Steve Kohner — 355,000
10. Angel Guillen — 320,000

Average Chip Count: 767,000

Notable Eliminations

14. Jim Mcmanus – $27,164

 

Level 21 Chip Update

Blinds: 8,000-16,000 with a 2,000 ante

Players Remaining: 17 out of 1,534

Chip Counts:

1. Mika Paasonen — 1,294,000
2. Jason Boyes — 976,000
3. Neng Lee — 945,000
4. Antoine Amourette — 644,000
5. Jim Pannell — 644,000
6. Daniel Makowsky — 600,000
7. Eric Ladny — 550,000
8. Angel Guillen — 496,000
9. Jamie Roberts — 420,000
10. David Vu — 417,000

Average Chip Count: 541,411

Notable Eliminations

Matthew Waxman
Johan Dunder

 

Final Day Begins at 1 p.m.

The final day of event No. 32 will begin at 1 p.m. and the 19 remaining players will play down to one champion that will walk away with $530,438 in prize money and a gold bracelet. Stay tuned to CardPlayer.com for level-by-level chip count updates and elimination hands from the final table.

 
 
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