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Buy-In: $5,000
Prize Pool: $3,839,900
Entrants: 817

$5,000 No-Limit Hold'em Triple Chance

  • Jun 29, '11 - Jul 01, '11
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Updates on Final Day (Jul 01, 11)

 
 

Antonin Teisseire Wins Event #50 ($825,604)

Darryl Ronconi Eliminated in 2nd Place ($510,053)Darryl Ronconi

Adam Geyer Started the day as the chip leader, but Darryl Ronconi doubled through Geyer early in the day, taking the chip lead for himself and leaving Geyer on the short stack. Although it was Ronconi that took the early lead here on Day 4, it was Antonin Teisseire that began the day as the aggressor, busting Eric Froehlich in fourth place and then Geyer in 3rd, nearly evening the stacks heading into heads-up play.

Ronconi began the final match with roughly 6.3 million to Teisseire’s 6 million, but Teisseire quickly took the lead and never looked back. On the final hand of the tournament, Darryl Ronconi open-shoved before the flop from the button and Antonin Teisseire called from the big blind.

Teisseire lead with ASpade Suit 8Heart Suit against Ronconi’s QSpade Suit 8Club Suit.

The board came QHeart Suit 10Spade Suit 3Heart Suit 2Heart Suit 9Heart Suit, giving Teisseire a flush on the river to win the pot.

Darrly Ronconi was eliminated in 2nd place ($510,053) while Antonin Teisseire wins the gold bracelet in Event #50 and the $825,604 grand prize.

 

Level 31: Teisseire Leads Ronconi Heads-Up; Geyer 3rd, Froehlich 4th

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

Players Remaining: 2 out of 817

Average Chip Count: 6,127,500

Chip Counts:

1. Antonin Teisseire – 8,7500,000
2. Darryl Ronconi – 3,500,000

Eliminations:

3rd. Adam Geyer – $328,810
4th. Eric Froehlich – $240,876

Eric Froehlich Eliminated in 4th Place ($240,876)

Antonin Teisseire raised from under the gun before the flop, Eric Froehlich three-bet all in for about 2,000,000 from the big blind and Teisseire called.

Froehlich lead with JHeart Suit JClub Suit against Teisseire’s ASpade Suit KHeart Suit.

The board came KDiamond Suit 5Diamond Suit 4Heart Suit 6Spade Suit 9Spade Suit, giving Teisseire top pair on the flop to win the pot. Eric Froehlich was the first one eliminated this afternoon in 4th place ($240,876).

Adam Geyer Eliminated in 3rd Place ($328,810)Adam Geyer

Adam Geyer started the unscheduled fourth day of this event as the chip leader, but quickly lost most of his chips early in the first level after Darryl Ronconi flopped a set to double through Geyer and take the chip lead for himself with just about 6.3 million.

Geyer managed to score a small double up before eventually getting the rest of his chip in the pot before the flop with KClub Suit 7Club Suit against Antonin Teisseire’s
ADiamond Suit 9Spade Suit.

The board came JSpade Suit 4Club Suit 2Diamond Suit 3Spade Suit 9Club Suit, giving Teisseire a pair on the river to win the pot. Adam Geyer was eliminated in 3rd place ($328,810).

NOTE: With the elimination of Adam Geyer in 3rd place, Darryl Ronconi took the chip lead into heads-up play with 6.3 million to Antonin Teisseire’s 6 million.

Be sure to check back hourly for level-by-level updates of this final table.

 

Level 31: Day 4 Begins; Geyer Leads Final Four

NOTE: Play ended last night with 4 players and resumed today at shortly after 2:30pm. Play will continue today until a winner is determined.

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

Players Remaining: 4 out of 817

Average Chip Count: 3,063,750

Chip Counts:

1. Adam Geyer – 3,730,000
2. Antonin Teisseire – 3,425,000
3. Darryl Ronconi – 3,000,000
4. Eric Froehlich – 2,125,000

Payouts:

1st. $825,604
2nd. $510,053
3rd. $328,810
4th. $240,876

Eliminations:

5th. Narendra Banwari – $179,054
6th. Vanessa Peng – $134,895
7th. Mikhail Yakovlev – $102,870
8th. Andrew Savitz – $79,370
9th. Jim Routos – $61,899

Be sure to check back hourly for level-by-level updates of this final table.

 

Level 30: End of Day 3; Geyer Leads Final Four Overnight

NOTE: Play has ended for the night with in accordance with the ten-level rule and the remaining four players will return at 2:30pm to resume play and continue until a winner is determined.

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

Players Remaining: 4 out of 817

Average Chip Count: 3,063,750

Chip Counts:

1. Adam Geyer – 3,730,000
2. Antonin Teisseire – 3,425,000
3. Darryl Ronconi – 3,000,000
4. Eric Froehlich – 2,125,000

Eliminations:

5th. Narendra Banwari – $179,054
6th. Vanessa Peng – $134,895

Vanessa Peng Eliminated in 5th Place ($134,895)
Vanessa Peng

Vanessa Peng open-shoved for about 1.5 million before the flop and Darryl Ronconi called from the big blind.

Ronconi lead with 10Spade Suit 10Diamond Suit against Peng’s 2Heart Suit 2Club Suit.

The board came KDiamond Suit 10Heart Suit 8Spade Suit 4Heart Suit JHeart Suit, no help to Vanessa Peng who was eliminated in 6th place ($134,895).

Narendra Banwari Eliminated in 5th Place ($179,054)

Adam Geyer open-shoved the small blind before the flop and Narendra Banwari called call in for about 1.1 million from the big blind.

Geyer lead with 5Spade Suit 5Heart Suit against Banwari’s 3Spade Suit 3Heart Suit.

The board came QHeart Suit 3Diamond Suit 2Heart Suit 5Club Suit 9Club Suit, giving Banwari a set on the flop to take the lead, but Geyer spiked a third five on the river to make a better set and win the pot. Narendra Banwari was eliminated in 5th place ($179,054).

Be sure to check back at 2:30pm for level-by-level updates of this final table.

 

Level 28: Mikhail Yakovlev Eliminated in 7th Place ($102,870)

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

Players Remaining: 6 out of 817

Average Chip Count: 2,042,500

Chip Counts:

1. Vanessa Peng – 3,320,000
2. Antonin Teisseire – 3,000,000
3. Eric Froehlich – 2,075,000
4. Adam Geyer – 2,025,000
5. Narendra Banwari – 1,610,000
6. Darryl Ronconi – 335,000

Eliminations:

7th. Mikhail Yakovlev – $102,870

Mikhail Yakovlev Eliminated in 7th Place ($102,870)
Mikhail Yakovlev

Mikhail Yakovlev open-shoved the short stack for 190,000 before the flop and Vanesa Peng called from the big blind.

Peng lead with AHeart Suit 2Heart Suit against Yakovlev’s KClub Suit QDiamond Suit.

The board came AClub Suit 10Heart Suit 3Diamond Suit 2Diamond Suit 6Club Suit, giving Peng top pair on the flop to win the pot. Mikhail Yakovlev was eliminated in 7th place ($102,870).

Be sure to check back hourly for level-by-level updates of this final table.

Player Tags: Vanessa Peng,   Mikhail Yakovlev
 

Level 27: Froehlich Leads Final Seven; Savitz 8th, Routos 9th

Blinds: 20,000-40,000 with a 5,000 ante

Players Remaining: 7 out of 817

Average Chip Count: 1,750,714

Chip Counts:

1. Eric Froehlich – 2,975,000
2. Antonin Teisseire – 2,600,000
3. Darryl Ronconi – 2,200,000
4. Narendra Banwari – 1,350,000
5. Adam Geyer – 1,230,000
6. Mikhail Yakovlev – 865,000
7. Vanessa Peng – 750,000

Eliminations:

8th. Andrew Savitz – $79,370
9th. Jim Routos – $61,899

Jim Routos Eliminated in 9th Place ($61,899)
Jim Routos

Antonin Teisseire opened for 70,000 before the flop, Jim Routos reraised to 175,000, Narendra Banwari four-bet to 400,000 from the big blind, Teiseirre folded, Routos moved all in for 1,000,000 and Banwari called.

Routos lead with 10Diamond Suit 10Club Suit against Banwari’s AClub Suit QClub Suit.

The board came QHeart Suit 4Diamond Suit 3Heart Suit 7Diamond Suit 4Spade Suit, giving Banwari top pair on the flop to win the pot. Jim Routos was the first one eliminated in 9th place ($61,899).

Andrew Savitz Eliminated in 8th Place ($79,370)

Andrew Savitz opened the pot for 105,000 before the flop, Vanessa Peng shoved the big blind and Savitz called all in.

Savitz lead with 9Heart Suit 9Diamond Suit against Peng’s AClub Suit KDiamond Suit.

The board came QClub Suit 6Spade Suit 5Spade Suit 6Diamond Suit ASpade Suit, giving Peng top pair on the river to win the pot. Andrew Savitz was eliminated in 8th place ($79,370).

Be sure to check back hourly for level-by-level updates of this final table.

 

Level 26: Fosco Eliminated 10th, Final Table Now Underway

NOTE: Play ended last night with 34 players and resumed today at 2:30pm. With the elimination of Michael Fosco in 10th place ($48,843), the official nine-handed final table is now underway.

Blinds: 15,000-30,000 with a 5,000 ante

Players Remaining: 9 out of 817

Average Chip Count: 1,361,666

Chip Counts:

1. Mikhail Yakovlev – 2,340,000
2. Antonin Teisseire – 2,175,000
3. Darryl Ronconi – 1,795,000
4. Eric Froehlich – 1,675,000
5. Adam Geyer – 1,430,000
6. Vanessa Peng – 1,255,000
7. Narendra Banwari – 1,050,000
8. Jim Routos – 1,010,000
9. Andrew Savitz – 760,000

Payouts:

1st. $825,604
2nd. $510,053
3rd. $328,810
4th. $240,876
5th. $179,054
6th. $134,895
7th. $102,870
8th. $79,370
9th. $61,899

Be sure to check back hourly for level-by-level updates of this final table.

 

Day 3 Begins with 34 Players

Jeff SarwerThe second day of the $5,000 no-limit hold’em triple chance event is in the books.

A total of 817 players began the event, and now just 34 remain to fight it out for the bracelet and the majority of the $3,839,000 prize pool. First place will take home a whopping $825,000.

Many big names still remain, and some of them have survived the day with big stacks. Notables who begin day 3 at 2:30 p.m. today with a lot of chips include chip leader Vanessa Peng, Adam Geyer, and Jeff Sarwer.

Here are the chip counts for day 3:

Vanessa Peng 801,000
Andrew Savitz 700,000
Narendra Banwari 699,000
Dylan Wilkerson 646,000
Darryl Ronconi 563,000
James Routos 530,000
Felipe Montenegro 527,000
Adam Geyer 522,000
Jeff Sarwer 442,000
Benjamin Volpe 431,000
Yann Enzinger 423,000
Isaac Baron 407,000
Michael Fosco 403,000
Eric Froehlich 399,000
David Bakes Baker 370,000
Ryan Young 367,000
Christian Kruel 360,000
Michael Benvenuti 329,000
Mikhail Yakovlev 321,000
Antonin Teisseire 281,000
Bruno Lopes 277,000
Kenneth Coppens 276,000
Mark Herm 265,000
Vitaly Lunkin 255,000
Lauri Varonen 227,000
Wesley Pantling 211,000
Joe Patrick 198,000
Pierre Neuville 186,000
Arnaud Esquevin 185,000
Garrett Adelstein 170,000
Kevin Eyster 167,000
Paul Greim 145,000
Barry Greenstein 100,000
Jeff Williams 83,000
 
 
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