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Buy-In: $3,000
Prize Pool: $1,302,210
Entrants: 477

Event 9 - $3,000 No-Limit Hold'em Shootout

  • Jun 03, '13 - Jun 05, '13
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Updates on Final Day (Jun 04, 13)

 
 

Cliff Josephy Wins Event No. 9 ($3,000 No-Limit Hold'em Shootout)

Level: 8

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

Players Remaining: 1 out of 477

Players Eliminated:

2nd: Evan Silverstein – $185,487

Live Updates:

Cliff JosephyCliff Josephy Wins Event No. 9 ($299,486) — Evan Silverstein Eliminated in Second Place ($185,487)

Cliff Josephy raised to 60,000 from the button and Evan Silverstein reraised all in for 680,000. Josephy called and they flipped over their hands.

Josephy: ASpade Suit2Diamond Suit
Silverstein; KHeart Suit10Spade Suit

Board: QHeart SuitJHeart Suit5Heart Suit3Diamond Suit5Club Suit

Silverstein missed his flush draw and he was eliminated in second place, good for $185,487. Josephy won the hand and the tournament. He took home $299,486 in prize money and a gold bracelet.

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Player Tags: Cliff Josephy,   Evan Silverstein
 

Level 7 Update: Steven Silverman Out in 3rd Place

Level: 7

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

Players Remaining: 2 out of 477

Average Chip Count: 2,146,500

Chip Counts:

Seat 4: Cliff Josephy – 2,648,000
Seat 7: Evan Silverstein – 1,609,000

Players Eliminated:

3rd: Steven Silverman – $123,202

Live Updates:

Evan Silverstein Doubles Up

Cliff Josephy raised to 55,000 from the small blind and Evan Silverstein reraised all in for 590,000 from the big blind. Josephy called and they turned over their cards.

Silverstein: JClub Suit8Club Suit
Josephy: KHeart SuitQDiamond Suit

Board: QHeart SuitJDiamond Suit4Diamond SuitJHeart Suit2Heart Suit

Silverstein made trip jacks on the turn and he doubled up to survive with 1.2 million. Josephy was still solid after the hand with 2.2 million.

Steven SilvermanSteven Silverman Eliminated in Third Place ($123,202)

Evan Silverstein raised all in from the small blind and Steven Silverman called all in on the big blind for 579,000.

Silverstein: AHeart Suit10Club Suit
Silverman: ADiamond SuitQDiamond Suit

Board: JClub Suit10Spade Suit3Club Suit2Heart Suit7Spade Suit

Silverman was eliminated in third place and Silverstein was up to 1,757,000 going to a heads-up final against Cliff Josephy (2.5 million).

Player Tags: Cliff Josephy,   Steven Silverman
 

Level 6 Update: David "Bakes" Baker Out 6th, Alessandro Longobardi Out 5th, Tim West Out 4th

Level: 6

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

Players Remaining: 3 out of 477

Average Chip Count: 715,500

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Steven Silverman – 886,000
Seat 4: Cliff Josephy – 2,776,000
Seat 7: Evan Silverstein – 595,000

Players Eliminated:

6th: David “Bakes” Baker – $51,997
5th: Alessandro Longobardi – $68,613
4th: Tim West – $91,428

Live Updates:

David BakerDavid Baker Eliminated in Sixth Place ($51,997)

David Baker moved all in preflop from the small blind for 452,000 and Steven Silverman called from the big blind.

Silverman: AClub SuitADiamond Suit
Baker: QHeart Suit9Heart Suit

Board; KClub SuitQClub Suit3Heart Suit2Diamond Suit3Diamond Suit

The aces were good for Silverman and he grew his stack to 970,000 while eliminating Baker in sixth place.

Alessandro Longobardi Eliminated in Fifth Place ($68,613)

Steven Silverman raised to 40,000 under the gun and and Cliff Josephy called on the button. Longobardi reraised all in for 216,000 from the small blind and Josephy called. The two players then tabled their hands.

Josephy: 10Spade Suit8Spade Suit
Longobardi: AClub SuitKSpade Suit

Board: 8Diamond Suit6Club Suit6Spade Suit10Club Suit8Club Suit

Josephy connected on a full house to grow his chip lead above 2 million and Longobardi was eliminated in fifth place.

Tim WestTim West Eliminated in Fourth Place ($91,428)

Steven Silverman raised to 40,000 preflop and Tim West reraised all in for 320,000 on the button. Cliff Josephy moved all in over the top of West from the small blind. Silverman folded his hand and the two remaining players flipped over their cards.

Josephy: JDiamond SuitJSpade Suit
West: 6Heart Suit6Club Suit

Board: KDiamond Suit5Club Suit5Spade Suit3Club Suit8Spade Suit

Josephy started the hand with a the leading pocket pair and nothing on the board changed that so he grew his stack to 2.7 million. West was eliminated in fourth place.

 

Level 5 Update: Max Steinberg Eliminated in 7th Place

Level: 5

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

Players Remaining: 6 out of 477

Average Chip Count: 715,500

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Steven Silverman – 725,000
Seat 3: Tim West – 167,000
Seat 4: Cliff Josephy – 1,809,000
Seat 5: Alessandro Longobardi – 349,000
Seat 7: Evan Silverstein – 508,000
Seat 9: David “Bakes” Baker – 699,000

Players Eliminated:

7th: Max Steinberg – $39,756

Live Updates:

Max SteinbergMax Steinberg Eliminated in Seventh Place ($39,756)

Max Steinberg raised from early position and Cliff Josephy called from the big blind. The flop fell JHeart Suit10Diamond Suit6Diamond Suit and Josephy checked. Steinberg bet 55,000 and Josephy raised to 150,000. Steinberg reraised all in for 420,000 and Josephy called.

Josephy: 6Club Suit6Spade Suit
Steinberg: AClub SuitJSpade Suit

Turn and River: 4Heart Suit8Heart Suit

Josephy won the hand thanks to a set of sixes to grow his stack to 1.8 million and Steinberg was eliminated in seventh place.

Tim West Doubles Up Through David Baker

David Baker raised to 35,000 from the hi-jack and Tim West reraised all in for 197,000 on the button. Baker called and they revealed their hands.

West: AHeart SuitQClub Suit
Baker: 8Heart Suit8Diamond Suit

Board: 10Club Suit9Club Suit2Heart SuitAClub Suit2Club Suit

West doubled up on the hand to survive thanks to a flush with 430,000 and Baker was still second in chips with 625,000.

Player Tags: Cliff Josephy,   Tim West,   David Baker,   Max Steinberg
 

Level 4 Update: Chris Klodnicki Eliminated in 8th Place

Level: 4

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

Players Remaining: 7 out of 477

Average Chip Count: 613,286

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Steven Silverman – 765,000
Seat 3: Tim West – 378,000
Seat 4: Cliff Josephy – 1,360,000
Seat 5: Alessandro Longobardi – 310,000
Seat 6: Max Steinberg – 211,000
Seat 7: Evan Silverstein – 566,000
Seat 9: David “Bakes” Baker – 697,000

Players Eliminated:

8th: Chris Klodnicki – $30,641

Live Updates:

Chris KlodnickiChris Klodnicki Eliminated in Eighth Place ($30,641)

Cliff Josephy raised to 28,000 and Chris Klodnicki reraised to 65,000. Josephy reraised all in and Klodnicki called all in for 348,000 and they revealed their cards.

Josephy: AClub SuitQClub Suit
Klodnicki: JDiamond SuitJClub Suit

Board: KHeart SuitQSpade Suit2Club SuitAHeart Suit7Diamond Suit

Josephy won the hand to grow his stack above 1.3 million and Klodnicki was eliminated in eighth place.

Max Steinberg Doubles Through Tim West

Tim West raised to 30,000 from the hi-jack and Max Steinberg reraised all in for 203,000 from the small blind. West called and they tabled their hands.

Steinberg: ASpade Suit7Spade Suit
West: KDiamond SuitJDiamond Suit

Board: AClub Suit6Heart Suit4Spade Suit8Club Suit4Heart Suit

Steinberg doubled up on the hand to 460,000 and West was down to 160,000.

Player Tags: Cliff Josephy,   Chris Klodnicki
 

Level 3 Update: Ryan Hughes Eliminated in 9th Place

Level: 3

Blinds: 5,000-10,000 with a 1,000 ante

Players Remaining: 8 out of 477

Average Chip Count: 536,625

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Steven Silverman – 672,000
Seat 3: Tim West – 472,000
Seat 4: Cliff Josephy – 757,000
Seat 5: Alessandro Longobardi – 196,000
Seat 6: Max Steinberg – 317,000
Seat 7: Evan Silverstein – 657,000
Seat 9: David “Bakes” Baker – 725,000
Seat 10: Chris Klodnicki – 461,000

Players Eliminated:

9th: Ryan Hughes – $23,791

Live Updates:

Ryan HughesRyan Hughes Eliminated in Ninth Place ($23,791)

Ryan Hughes raised to 100,000 preflop on the button and David Baker reraised all in on the small blind. Hughes called all in for 150,000 and they flipped over their hands.

Baker: ASpade SuitJSpade Suit
Hughes: 4Spade Suit4Diamond Suit

Board: KHeart Suit7Spade Suit3Heart SuitJHeart Suit5Club Suit

Baker made a pair of jacks to win the hand and grow his chip lead over 1 million. Hughes was eliminated in ninth place.

Cliff Josephy Doubles Through David Baker

David Baker raised to 25,000 preflop and Cliff Josephy called on the cutoff. The flop was dealt QSpade SuitJHeart Suit4Spade Suit and Baker bet 32,000. Josephy called and the turn was dealt 8Diamond Suit. Baker bet 74,000 and Josephy raised to 312,000.

Baker called with pocket kings and Josephy revealed 10Spade Suit9Spade Suit. The river card brought the 9Diamond Suit but it didn’t matter because Josephy had already made a straight to double up to the chip lead with 760,000. Baker was still cruising with 725,000 after the hand.

Player Tags: Ryan Hughes,   Cliff Josephy,   David Baker
 

Level 2 Update: Simeon Naydenov Eliminated in 10th Place

Level: 2

Blinds: 4,000-8,000 with a 1,000 ante

Players Remaining: 9 out of 477

Average Chip Count: 477,000

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Steven Silverman – 366,000
Seat 3: Tim West – 455,000
Seat 4: Cliff Josephy – 345,000
Seat 5: Alessandro Longobardi – 394,000
Seat 6: Max Steinberg – 501,000
Seat 7: Evan Silverstein – 589,000
Seat 8: Ryan Hughes – 335,000
Seat 9: David “Bakes” Baker – 844,000
Seat 10: Chris Klodnicki – 411,000

Players Eliminated:

10th: Simeon Naydenov – $18,609

Live Updates:

Simoen NaydenovSimeon Naydenov Eliminated in 10th Place ($18,609)

Max Steinberg raised to 27,000 from early position and Evan Silverstein called from middle position. Simeon Naydenov then raised all in for an additional 75,000 and Steinberg folded his hand. Silverstein called and the two players then flipped over their cards.

Silverstein: JHeart SuitJSpade Suit
Naydenov: ASpade SuitQDiamond Suit

Board: QSpade SuitJDiamond Suit3Heart Suit6Club Suit9Club Suit

Naydenov was eliminated on the hand in 10th place and Silverstein was up close to 600,000.

Ryan Hughes Doubles Up

Max Steinberg raised to 24,000 preflop and Ryan Hughes reraised all in for 161,000. Steinberg called and they tabled their hands.

Hughes: KClub SuitKSpade Suit
Steinberg: ADiamond SuitKHeart Suit

Board: 10Spade Suit4Spade Suit3Diamond Suit6Spade SuitQSpade Suit

Hughes doubled up to survive with 350,000 thanks to a flush, while Steinberg was still cruising with 500,000.

 

Level 1 Update: David Baker Doubles Up

Level: 1

Blinds: 3,000-6,000 with a 1,000 ante

Players Remaining: 10 out of 477

Average Chip Count: 429,300

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Steven Silverman – 390,000
Seat 2: Simeon Naydenov – 106,000
Seat 3: Tim West – 486,000
Seat 4: Cliff Josephy – 342,000
Seat 5: Alessandro Longobardi – 355,000
Seat 6: Max Steinberg – 501,000
Seat 7: Evan Silverstein – 464,000
Seat 8: Ryan Hughes – 316,000
Seat 9: David “Bakes” Baker – 873,000
Seat 10: Chris Klodnicki – 424,000

Players Eliminated:

None

Live Updates:

David Baker Doubles Up Through Simeon Naydenov

Simeon Naydenov raised to 14,000 from early position and Cliff Josephy reraised to 22,000. David “Bakes” Baker four-bet to 59,000 from the big blind and Naydenov five-bet all-in. Josephy got out of the way and Baker called call in.

Baker: QSpade SuitQHeart Suit
Naydenov: AHeart SuitQDiamond Suit

Board: JSpade Suit7Diamond Suit3Diamond SuitKHeart Suit4Diamond Suit

Baker doubled up to take the early lead at the final table with over 850,000 and Naydenov was on a short stack with a little over 100,000.

Player Tags: David Baker
 

Official Final Table Begins for Event No. 9 ($3,000 No-Limit Hold'em Shootout)

The final table of Event No. 9 ($3,000 No-Limit Hold’em Shootout) has begun, and Card Player will be posting level-by-level updates with all major hands, current chip counts, and prize payouts.

The 10-handed final table is now set. Play will begins in Level 1 with blinds of 3,000-6,000 with a 1,000 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: Steven Silverman – 428,000
Seat 2: Simeon Naydenov – 427,000
Seat 3: Tim West – 428,000
Seat 4: Cliff Josephy – 419,000
Seat 5: Alessandro Longobardi – 421,000
Seat 6: Max Steinberg – 428,000
Seat 7: Evan Silverstein – 427,000
Seat 8: Ryan Hughes – 422,000
Seat 9: David “Bakes” Baker – 428,000
Seat 10: Chris Klodnicki – 429,000

While only 10 remain, this event attracted a field of 477 players, creating a total prize pool of $1,302,210, and the top 60 players made the money. Here is a look at the final table payouts:

1st Place: $299,486
2nd Place: $185,487
3rd Place: $123,202
4th Place: $91,428
5th Place: $68,613
6th Place: $51,997
7th Place: $39,756
8th Place: $30.641
9th Place: $23,791
10th Place: $18,609

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.

 
 
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