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Buy-In: $1,500
Prize Pool: $1,443,150
Entrants: 1069

Event 4 - $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em Six Handed

  • May 31, '13 - Jun 02, '13
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Updates on Final Day (Jun 02, 13)

 
 

John Beauprez Wins Event No. 4 ($324,764)

Level: 27

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

Players Remaining: 1 out of 1,069

Players Eliminated:

2nd: Manig Loeser – $200,698

Live Updates:

John BeauprezJohn Beauprez Wins Event No. 4 ($324,764) — Manig Loeser Eliminated in 2nd Place ($200,698)

Manig Loeser raised to 100,000 on the button preflop and John Beauprez reraised to 230,000. Loeser four-bet shoved all in for 1,305,000 and Beauprez called. Here were their cards.

Beauprez: AHeart Suit8Heart Suit
Loeser: ADiamond SuitKClub Suit

Board: 8Spade Suit6Club Suit5Heart Suit5Diamond Suit4Heart Suit

Beauprez spiked an eight on the flop and it was enough for him to win the tournament. Loeser was eliminated in second place and he took home $200,698. Beauprez captured a gold bracelet and $324,764.

Be sure to check back with Card Player for all of your final table action, chip counts, and prize payouts for each gold bracelet event.

Player Tags: Manig Loeser,   John Beauprez
 

Level 26 Update: John Beauprez Doubles Up

Level: 26

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

Players Remaining: 2 out of 1,069

Average Chip Count: 2,405,250

Chip Counts:

Seat 2: John Beauprez – 2,420,000
Seat 6: Manig Loeser – 2,405,000

Players Eliminated:

None

Live Updates:

Manig Loeser Grabs the Chip Lead

John Beauprez raised to 80,000 on the button and Manig Loeser reraised to 220,000. Beauprez called and the flop was dealt AHeart Suit7Heart Suit6Spade Suit. Loeser bet 140,000 and Beauprez raised to 315,000.

Both players checked the JSpade Suit on the turn and the 5Club Suit followed on the river. Loeser bet 390,0000 and Beauprez tanked. He eventually called and Loeser tabled QClub SuitQDiamond Suit. Beauprez mucked and he was down to 1.4 million after the hand. Loeser held the chip lead with 3.4 million.

John BeauprezJohn Beauprez Doubles Up

John Beauprez raised to 80,000 on the button and Manig Loeser reraised to 220,000. Beauprez then moved all in for 1,205,000 and Loeser called. Here are their cards.

Beauprez: 6Heart Suit6Club Suit
Loeser: KHeart SuitQHeart Suit

Board: QClub Suit5Club Suit4Club Suit8Spade SuitAClub Suit

Beauprez held the lead when the hand started, lost it on the flop, but got it back on the river thanks to a club flush. He survived with 2.4 million and the chip counts were back to even between the final two.

Player Tags: Manig Loeser,   John Beauprez
 

Level 25 Update: Back and Forth Heads-Up Final

Level: 25

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

Players Remaining: 2 out of 1,069

Average Chip Count: 2,405,250

Chip Counts:

Seat 2: John Beauprez – 2,340,000
Seat 6: Manig Loeser – 2,485,000

Players Eliminated:

None

Live Updates:

NOTE: Through the first 33 hands of heads-up play the following hand was the only one to go to a showdown.

John Beauprez Gets His Flush

Manig Loeser raised to 60,000 on the button and John Beauprez called. The flop was dealt KSpade Suit4Spade Suit3Spade Suit and Beauprez checked. Loeser bet 70,000 and Beauprez check-raised to 175,000.

Loeser called and the turn fell 3Club Suit. Both players checked and the river brought the QSpade Suit. Both players checked once more and Beauprez revealed 9Spade Suit8Heart Suit for a flush. The final two players were close to even in chips after the hand.

Player Tags: Manig Loeser,   John Beauprez
 

Level 24 Update: Joe Cada Out 4th, Eric Blair Out 3rd

Level: 24

Blinds: 12,000-24,000 with a 4,000 ante

Players Remaining: 2 out of 1,069

Average Chip Count: 2,405,250

Chip Counts:

Seat 2: John Beauprez – 2,495,000
Seat 6: Manig Loeser – 2,330,000

Players Eliminated:

4th: Joe Cada – $83,558
3rd: Eric Blair – $127,300

Live Updates:

Joe CadaJoe Cada Eliminated in Fourth Place ($83,558)

Joe Cada completed the small blind and Manig Loeser raised to 74,000 from the big blind. Cada reraised all in for 610,000 and Loeser called. Here are their cards.

Loeser: ADiamond Suit9Diamond Suit
Cada: AClub Suit7Heart Suit

Board: KDiamond Suit8Diamond Suit2Diamond SuitQDiamond SuitJHeart Suit

Loeser made the nut diamond flush to grow his stack to 2,650,000 and Cada was eliminated in fourth place on the hand.

Eric Blair Doubles Through Manig Loeser

Eric Blair raised to 50,000 preflop and Manig Loeser reraised all in. Blair called all in and they revealed their cards. Blair held ASpade Suit8Diamond Suit for a dominant lead over the AClub Suit6Heart Suit of Loeser. The board was dealt QDiamond SuitJClub Suit9Spade Suit5Spade Suit7Heart Suit and Blair’s hand held up for him to survive.

Eric Blair Eliminated in Third Place ($127,300)

Eric Blair raised to 60,000 on the button and John Beauprez reraised to 145,000 from the small blind. Blair called and the flop was dealt JSpade Suit9Club Suit3Club Suit. Beauprez bet 170,000 and Blair raised all in for a total of 790,000. Beauprez called and flipped over AHeart SuitJDiamond Suit.

Blair held JHeart Suit8Heart Suit and he would need some help to survive. The turn and river fell KSpade Suit4Diamond Suit and delivered no help to Blair, who was eliminated in third place.

Dinner Break Until 9:00 pm

The last two players standing will be on dinner break until 9:00 pm PT. At that time they will resume the final match with a gold bracelet on the line. Below are the chip counts for the final match.

John Beauprez – 2,495,000
Manig Loeser – 2,330,000

 

Level 23 Update: Manig Loeser Doubles Up And Takes The Chip Lead

Level: 23

Blinds: 10,000-20,000 with a 2,000 ante

Players Remaining: 4 out of 1,069

Average Chip Count: 750,000

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Eric Blair – 390,000
Seat 2: John Beauprez – 1,379,000
Seat 3: Joe Cada – 659,000
Seat 6: Manig Loeser – 2,395,000

Players Eliminated:

None

Live Updates:

Manig Loeser Doubles Through Eric Blair And Takes The Chip Lead

Manig Loeser raised to 40,000 preflop and Eric Blair three-bet to 98,000 right behind him. Everyone else folded and Loeser four-bet to 202,000. Blair five-bet to 348,000 and Loeser six-bet shoved all in for 1,170,000. Blair called and they flipped over their cards.

Loeser: 7Heart Suit7Club Suit
Blair: AClub SuitQHeart Suit

Board: QSpade Suit10Spade Suit6Diamond Suit7Spade Suit4Spade Suit

Loeser made a set on the turn and he won the hand to double up to 2.4 million, good for the chip lead. Blair was down to 400,000 after the hand.

Player Tags: Eric Blair,   Manig Loeser
 

Level 22 Update: Mike Mustafa Eliminated in 5th Place

Level: 22

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

Players Remaining: 4 out of 1,069

Average Chip Count: 750,000

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Eric Blair – 1,886,000
Seat 2: John Beauprez – 1,400,000
Seat 3: Joe Cada – 718,000
Seat 6: Manig Loeser – 819,000

Players Eliminated:

5th: Mike Mustafa – $56,499

Live Updates:

Eric BlairEric Blair Doubles Up Through Mike Mustafa

John Beauprez raised to 33,000 under the gun and Mike Mustafa reraised to 77,000 from the button. Eric Blair four-bet all-in for 420,000 and Beauprez folded his hand. Mustafa called and they revealed their cards.

Blair: KSpade SuitQHeart Suit
Mustafa: 8Heart Suit8Spade Suit

Board: ADiamond SuitQSpade Suit5Heart SuitQClub SuitKHeart Suit

Blair made a full house to double up and survive with just under 900,000. Mustafa was down to 850,000 after the hand.

Eric Blair Doubles Again Through Mike Mustafa

Mike Mustafa raised to 35,000 on the button and Manig Loeser called on the small blind. Eric Blair three-bet to 115,000 from the big blind and Mustafa four-bet to 205,000. Loeser folded and Blair five-bet all-in for just over 800,000. Mustafa called and they turned over their hands.

Blair: AHeart SuitKDiamond Suit
Mustafa: 10Heart Suit10Spade Suit

Board: AClub Suit4Club Suit2Diamond Suit2Club SuitJDiamond Suit

Blair made a pair of aces to top the one held by Mustafa and Blair took the chip lead with 1.7 million. Mustafa was crippled after the hand, left with just 60,000.

Mike Mustafa Eliminated in Fifth Place ($56,499)

Mike Mustafa moved all in for 57,000 preflop and he was covered by Manig Loeser, Eric Blair, and Jean Beauprez. The AClub Suit5Heart Suit3Spade Suit9Spade Suit10Diamond Suit board was checked by the three live players.

Blair flipped over pocket sevens and everyone else mucked their cards, including Mustafa, who was eliminated in sixth place. Blair was close to 2 million after the hand, which came near the end of a level that saw him go from the short stack to the chip leader at Mustafa’s expense.

Player Tags: Mike Mustafa,   Eric Blair
 

Level 21 Update: Keven Stammen Eliminated in 6th Place

Level: 21

Blinds: 6,000-12,000 with a 2,000 ante

Players Remaining: 5 out of 1,069

Average Chip Count: 288,630

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Eric Blair – 462,000
Seat 2: John Beauprez – 1,583,000
Seat 3: Joe Cada – 769,000
Seat 4: Mike Mustafa – 1,228,000
Seat 6: Manig Loeser – 781,000

Players Eliminated:

6th: Keven Stammen – $39,325

Live Updates:

Keven StammenKeven Stammen Eliminated in Sixth Place ($39,325)

Keven Stammen raised to 27,000 preflop from the cutoff and John Beauprez reraised to 61,000 from the big blind. Stammen then four-bet all-in for just over 300,000. Beauprez called and they revealed their cards.

Beauprez: ASpade SuitAHeart Suit
Stammen: 2Heart Suit2Spade Suit

Board; 10Heart Suit5Heart Suit3Heart Suit10Spade Suit4Club Suit

The pocket aces of Beauprez were enough to win the hand and Stammen was eliminated in sixth place. Beauprez took the chip lead with more than 1.5 million after the hand.

Player Tags: Keven Stammen
 

Official Final Table Begins for Event No. 4 ($1,500 Six-Handed No-Limit Hold'em)

The final table of Event No. 4 ($1,500 Six-Handed No-Limit Hold’em) has begun, and Card Player will be posting level-by-level updates with all major hands, current chip counts, and prize payouts.

With the elimination of Zohar Spivack in seventh place ($28,155), the official, six-handed final table is now set. Play will begin in Level 21 with blinds of 6,000-12,000 with a 2,000 ante, and action will continue until a winner is determined. Play may be extended an additional day if it takes more than 10 levels to reach a winner as noted on the official structure sheet. With cards now back in the air, here is a look at the final table and how these players stack up:

Seat 1: Eric Blair – 500,000
Seat 2: John Beauprez – 1,233,000
Seat 3: Joe Cada – 705,000
Seat 4: Mike Mustafa – 1,234,000
Seat 5: Keven Stammen – 346,000
Seat 6: Manig Loeser – 805,000

While only 6 remain, this event attracted 1,069 players, creating a total prize pool of $1,443,150, and the top 108 players made the money. Here is a look at the final table payouts:

1st Place: $324,764
2nd Place: $200,698
3rd Place: $127,300
4th Place: $83,558
5th Place: $56,499
6th Place: $39,325

Be sure to check back with Card Player at the conclusion of each level for regular updates with all major hands, current chip counts, and prize payouts.

Player Tags: Keven Stammen,   Eric Blair,   Joseph Cada
 
 
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