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Buy-In: $1,000 + $80
Prize Pool: $184,300
Entrants: 190

$1,080 Atlantis Main Event Championship

  • Mar 22, '13 - Mar 25, '13
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Updates on Final Day (Mar 25, 13)

 
 

John Miner Wins CPPT Reno Atlantis Main Event ($45,153) -- Jerry Morrell Second ($45,153))

John MinerBefore play began heads up Jerry Morrell and John Miner decided to chop up the remaining prize pool, taking home $45,153 each.

They ran out one final hand to determine who would take home the trophy and CPPT tournament title, and here is what transpired.

John Miner: AClub SuitQDiamond Suit
Jerry Morrell: QClub Suit2Spade Suit

Board: KSpade SuitJSpade Suit8Heart Suit3Heart Suit7Club Suit

Morrell was eliminated in second place and that made John Miner our tournament champion. He was awarded $45,153 in prize money, the Atlantis All In Poker Series trophy. Morrell took home 280 Card Player POY points, and Miner was awarded 336 POY points.

Player Tags: John Miner,   Jerry Morrell
 

Heads Up Chip Counts

Jerry MorrellJerry Morrell – 1,540,000 (96 bb)
John Miner – 1,290,000 (80 bb)

Player Tags: John Miner,   Jerry Morrell
 

Jeff Spruitenburg Eliminated in Third Place ($21,195)

Jeffrey SpruitenburgJerry Morrell raised to 49,000 preflop from the small blind and Jeff Spruitenburg reraised all in from the button for 165,000. Morrell called and they flipped over their cards.

Morrell: ASpade Suit8Club Suit
Spruitenburg: KSpade Suit10Heart Suit

Board: QSpade Suit5Heart Suit2Spade Suit2Diamond Suit6Spade Suit

Spruitenburg was eliminated in third place and he took home $21,195 in prize money. Morrell held 1.54 million (96 bb) after the hand.

Player Tags: Jerry Morrell
 

Jeff Spruitenberg Approaches the Danger Zone

Jeff Spruitenburg is down to 215,000 (13 bb). He will be making a move soon to try and double up.

 

Miner vs. Morrell

John Miner and Jerry Morrell have been playing a number of medium pots against one another since the start of this level, and Miner has been getting the best of their battles. He is now up to 1,285,000 (80 bb), while Morrell’s stack has dropped to 835,000 (52 bb).

Player Tags: John Miner,   Jerry Morrell
 

Chip Count Update

Jerry Morrell – 1,320,000
John Miner – 980,000
Jeff Spruitenburg – 500,000

 

Level 22 Begins

The blinds are now 8,000-16,000 with a 2,000 ante for the start of Level 22. Three players remain in the hunt for the title of Card Player Poker Tour champion here at Atlantis Reno.

 

Quick Break

The players are on a short five-minute break as the live stream equipment is adjusted.

 

Chip Count Update

Jerry Morrell – 1,360,000 (113 bb)
John Miner – 790,000 (65 bb)
Jeff Spruitenburg – 520,000 (52 bb)

 

Ralph Kingan Eliminated in Fourth Place ($14,928)

Ralph KinganRalph Kingan raised 65,000 from the button on a flop reading AHeart SuitQDiamond Suit2Diamond Suit and John Miner check-raised all in. Kingan called all in and they flipped over their cards.

Kingan: ADiamond Suit6Heart Suit
Miner: AClub Suit2Club Suit

Turn and River: 9Spade SuitJDiamond Suit

Kingan was eliminated on the hand and took home $14,928 in prize money. Miner was up to 920,000 (76 bb) after the hand.

Player Tags: John Miner,   Ralph Kingan
 
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