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Buy-In: $5,000
Prize Pool: $3,684,800
Entrants: 784

Event 57 - $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em

  • Jul 02, '13 - Jul 05, '13
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Updates on Final Day (Jul 05, 13)

 
 

Matt Perrins Wins Event No. 57 ($792,275)

Level: 30

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

Players Remaining: 1 out of 784

Players Eliminated:

3rd: Seth Berger – $315,529
2nd: Arthur Pro – $489,451

Live Updates:

Seth Berger Eliminated in Third Place ($315,529)

Arthur Pro raised and Seth Berger reraised to 450,000. Matt Perrins reraised to 975,000 and Pro folded. Berger reraised to 1.6 million and Perrins reraised all in. Berger called and they tabled their hands.

Perrins: KClub SuitQDiamond Suit
Berger: ASpade SuitQSpade Suit

Board: KDiamond Suit8Club Suit5Club Suit9Club Suit3Spade Suit

Berger was eliminated in third place and Perrins won the tournament with a pair of kings to grow his stack to 10,765,000 in advance of the heads-up final against Pro (995,000).

Matt PerrinsMatt Perrins Wins Event No. 57 ($792,275) — Arthur Pro Eliminated in Second Place ($489,451)

Arthur Pro raised to 350,000 and Matt Perrins reraised all in. Pro called all in and the final two players then flipped over their cards one last time.

Perrins: KClub SuitQDiamond Suit
Pro: AClub SuitJSpade Suit

Board: JDiamond Suit9Club Suit4Club SuitKDiamond Suit9Diamond Suit

Perrins won the pot and the tournament with two pair, kings and nines. Pro was eliminated in second place and took home $489,451. Perrins was awarded his second gold bracelet and the top prize worth $792,275.

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: Seth Berger,   Matt Perrins,   Arthur Pro
 

Level 29 Update: Antonio Buonanno Eliminated in 4th Place

Level: 29

Blinds: 30,000-60,000 with a 10,000 ante

Players Remaining: 3 out of 784

Average Chip Count: 3,920,000

Chip Counts:

Seat 2: Seth Berger – 2,400,000
Seat 8: Matt Perrins – 5,600,000
Seat 9: Arthur Pro – 3,200,000

Players Eliminated:

4th: Antonio Buonanno – $231,147

Live Updates:

Antonio Buonanno Eliminated in Fourth Place ($231,147)

Matt Perrins raised to 120,000 on the button and Antonio Buonanno reraised to 360,000. Perrins reraised all in and Buonanno called. The two players then tabled their hands.

Perrins: AClub SuitKSpade Suit
Buonanno: AHeart SuitQDiamond Suit

Board: JSpade Suit7Club Suit3Spade Suit5Diamond Suit9Heart Suit

Buonanno was eliminated in fourth place and Perrins won the pot to increase his chip lead with a king-kicker.

Arthur Pro Doubles Up Through Matt Perrins

Matt Perrins raised to 120,000 and Arthur Pro reraised all in. Perrins called and they flipped over their cards.

Pro: AClub Suit5Diamond Suit
Perrins: ASpade Suit10Heart Suit

Board: 9Heart Suit5Spade Suit3Spade SuitJSpade Suit2Diamond Suit

Pro doubled up on the hand to survive with over 3 million thanks to a pair of fives.

Player Tags: Matt Perrins,   Antonio Buonanno
 

Level 28 Update: Randal Flowers Out 7th, Thomas Muehloecker Out 6th, Matt Berkey Out 5th

Level: 28

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

Players Remaining: 7 out of 784

Average Chip Count: 2,352,000

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Antonio Buonanno – 2,335,000
Seat 2: Seth Berger – 2,830,000
Seat 8: Matt Perrins – 5,645,000
Seat 9: Arthur Pro – 980,000

Players Eliminated:

7th: Randal Flowers – $98,715
6th: Thomas Muehloecker – $129,447
5th: Matt Berkey – $171,822

Live Updates:

Randall FlowersRandal Flowers Eliminated in Seventh Place ($98,715)

Randal Flowers raised to 100,000 preflop and Matt Perrins reraised to 230,000. Flowers reraised all in and Perrins called. The two players then tabled their hands.

Perrins: AClub SuitKHeart Suit
Flowers: KClub SuitKDiamond Suit

Board: JDiamond Suit9Club Suit4Club SuitASpade Suit4Spade Suit

Flowers was eliminated in seventh place and Perrins grew his stack to 4 million thanks to a pair of aces.

Thomas Muehloecker Eliminated in Sixth Place ($129,447)

Seth Berger raised to 110,000 and Thomas Muehloecker called all in. Matt Perrins reraised to 250,000 and Antonio Buonanno reraised all in. Berger folded and Perrins called. The three remaining players then revealed their hands.

Buonanno: KClub SuitQClub Suit
Perrins: JClub Suit9Club Suit
Muehloecker: 2Heart Suit2Spade Suit

Board: QSpade Suit10Heart Suit4Spade Suit6Club Suit7Heart Suit

Buonanno won the hand with a pair of queens to double up to 2.5 million and Muehloecker was eliminated in sixth place.

Matt BerkeyMatt Berkey Eliminated in Fifth Place ($171,822)

Matt Perrins raised to 100,000 preflop and Matt Berkey reraised to 350,000. Perrins reraised all in and Berkey called all in. The two players then flipped over their hands.

Perrins: ADiamond Suit7Heart Suit
Berkey: AHeart SuitKDiamond Suit

Board: 10Heart Suit7Spade Suit7Diamond Suit8Diamond SuitAClub Suit

Perrins won the hand to grow his chip lead to 5.6 million and Berkey was eliminated in fifth place.

 

Level 27 Update: Joe Serock Eliminated in 8th Place

Level: 27

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

Players Remaining: 7 out of 784

Average Chip Count: 1,680,000

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Antonio Buonanno – 1,500,000
Seat 2: Seth Berger – 2,000,000
Seat 3: Thomas Muehloecker – 1,000,000
Seat 5: Matt Berkey – 1,100,000
Seat 7: Randal Flowers – 600,000
Seat 8: Matt Perrins – 2,750,000
Seat 9: Arthur Pro – 2,200,000

Players Eliminated:

8th: Joe Serock – $76,164

Live Updates:

Joe SerockJoe Serock Eliminated in Eighth Place ($76,164)

Joe Serock raised to 90,000 preflop and Matt Perrins reraised all in. Serock called and the two players tabled their hands.

Perrins: ASpade SuitKSpade Suit
Serock: ADiamond Suit9Diamond Suit

Board: KDiamond SuitQHeart SuitJSpade Suit6Diamond Suit3Heart Suit

Perrins won the pot with a pair of kings to grow his stack above 2.7 million and Serock was eliminated in eighth place.

Player Tags: Joseph Serock,   Matt Perrins
 

Level 26 Update: Kent Roed Eliminated in 9th Place

Level: 26

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

Players Remaining: 8 out of 784

Average Chip Count: 1,470,000

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Antonio Buonanno – 1,430,000
Seat 2: Seth Berger – 2,070,000
Seat 3: Thomas Muehloecker – 1,010,000
Seat 5: Matt Berkey – 1,050,000
Seat 6: Joe Serock – 690,000
Seat 7: Randal Flowers – 650,000
Seat 8: Matt Perrins – 2,695,000
Seat 9: Arthur Pro – 2,145,000

Players Eliminated:

9th: Kent Roed – $59,398

Live Updates:

Kent Roed Eliminated in Ninth Place ($59,398)

Kent Roed raised to 80,000 preflop and Randal Flowers reraised all in. Roed called and the two players tabled their hands.

Flowers: ASpade SuitQClub Suit
Roed: ADiamond SuitJClub Suit

Board: 6Club Suit5Club Suit3Spade Suit4Club Suit5Heart Suit

Flowers won the hand with a queen-kicker to grow his stack to 650,000 and Roed was eliminated in ninth place.

Player Tags: Randal Flowers,   Kent Roed
 

Official Final Table Begins for Event No. 57 ($5,000 No-Limit Hold'em) Begins at 12:45 p.m.

The final table of Event No. 57 ($5,000 No-Limit Hold’em) will begin at 12:45 p.m. PT on Friday, July 5, and Card Player will be posting level-by-level updates with all major hands, current chip counts, and prize payouts.

With the elimination of Matt Schulte in tenth place ($46,870), the nine-handed final table is now set. Play will begin in Level 25 with blinds of 12,000-24,000 with a 4,000 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: Antonio Buonanno – 1,185,000
Seat 2: Seth Berger – 1,698,000
Seat 3: Thomas Muehloecker – 1,434,000
Seat 4: Kent Roed – 482,000
Seat 5: Matt Berkey – 1,585,000
Seat 6: Joe Serock – 1,211,000
Seat 7: Randal Flowers – 619,000
Seat 8: Matt Perrins – 1,946,000
Seat 9: Arthur Pro – 1,610,000

While only 9 remain, this event attracted a field of 784 players, creating a total prize pool of $3,684,800, and the top 81 players made the money. Here is a look at the final table payouts:

1st Place: $792,275
2nd Place: $489,451
3rd Place: $315,529
4th Place: $231,147
5th Place: $171,822
6th Place: $129,447
7th Place: $98,715
8th Place: $76,164
9th Place: $59,398

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: Joseph Serock,   Randal Flowers
 
 
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