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Buy-In: $1,500
Prize Pool: $2,336,850
Entrants: 1731

Event 24 - $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em

  • Jun 13, '13 - Jun 15, '13
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Updates on Final Day (Jun 15, 13)

 
 

Corey Harrison Wins Event No. 24 ($432,411)

Level: 31

Blinds: 60,000-120,000 with a 15,000 ante

Players Remaining: 1 out of 1,731

Players Eliminated:

2nd: Daniel Cascado – $267,452

Live Updates:

Harrison Takes the Chip Lead

Daniel Cascado raised to 240,000 on the button preflop and Harrison called on the big blind. The flop fell QSpade SuitJSpade Suit3Diamond Suit and Harrison bet 250,000. Cascado called and the turn delivered the KSpade Suit.

Harrison bet 450,000 and Cascado called again. The river hit 7Spade Suit and Harrison checked. Cascado also checked and Harrison flipped up 8Spade Suit4Spade Suit. The flush was good when Cascado mucked his hand and Harrison took the chip lead with 4.9 million over 2.8 million.

Corey Harrison Wins Event No. 24 ($432,411) — Daniel Cascado Eliminated in Second Place ($267,452)

Corey Harrison raised to 250,000 preflop on the button and Daniel Cascado reraised all in. Harrison called and the two final players tabled their hands one last time.

Harrison: ASpade Suit7Spade Suit
Cascado: KSpade Suit10Club Suit

Board: ADiamond SuitJSpade Suit4Spade Suit6Diamond SuitJHeart Suit

Harrison won the hand and the tournament with two pair, aces and jacks. Cascado was eliminated in second place and he took home $267,452. Harrison was awarded his first gold bracelet and the top prize worth $432,411.

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Player Tags: Corey Harrison,   Daniel Cascado
 

Level 29-30 Update: Salvatore Dicarlo Eliminated in 3rd Place

Level: 30

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

Players Remaining: 2 out of 1,731

Average Chip Count: 3,894,750

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Daniel Cascado – 5,600,000
Seat 9: Corey Harrison – 2,100,000

Players Eliminated:

3rd: Salvatore Dicarlo – $184,914

Live Updates:

A Trio of Doubles

First, Corey Harrison doubled up through Salvatore Dicarlo when Harrison’s A-Q had the A-J of Dicarlo dominated on a board reading A-5-2-4-K. The money had got in preflop and after the hand hand Harrison was up to 2.4 million. Dicarlo was down to 400,000.

One hand later Dicarlo was all in with QHeart Suit3Diamond Suit and Harrison called with 10Diamond Suit5Diamond Suit. The board fell QDiamond SuitQClub Suit6Club Suit2Club SuitKSpade Suit and Dicarlo repaid the favor by doubling up through Harrison.

Three hands after that Dicarlo was all in again preflop, this time holding KSpade Suit8Heart Suit against the QSpade Suit8Spade Suit of Daniel Cascado. The board was dealt 7Heart Suit6Club Suit5Spade SuitKHeart SuitQHeart Suit and Dicarlo was up to a million after the hand. Cascado was at 4.1 million.

Salvatore Dicarlo Eliminated in Third Place ($184,914)

Salvatore Dicarlo raised all in preflop and Corey Harrison made the call. The two players then flipped up their cards.

Harrison: ASpade Suit6Diamond Suit
Dicarlo: QSpade Suit4Heart Suit

Board: 7Diamond Suit6Club Suit3Spade Suit9Heart SuitJDiamond Suit

Dicarlo was eliminated on the hand in third place and Harrison took 3.44 million into the heads-up final against Daniel Cascado (4.35 million).

 

Level 28 Update: Paul Spitzberg Eliminated in 4th Place

Level: 28

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

Players Remaining: 3 out of 1,731

Average Chip Count: 2,596,500

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Daniel Cascado – 4,600,000
Seat 5: Salvatore Dicarlo – 1,300,000
Seat 9: Corey Harrison – 1,700,000

Players Eliminated:

4th: Paul Spitzberg – $133,364

Live Updates:

Paul Spitzberg Eliminated in Fourth Place ($133,364)

Daniel Cascado raised to 120,000 on the button and Paul Spitzberg called on the big blind. The flop fell 10Spade Suit7Club Suit6Diamond Suit and Spitzberg checked. Cascado bet 130,000 and Spitzberg raised to 360,000. Cascado reraised all in and Spitzberg made the all-in call. The two players then turned up their hands.

Cascado: JHeart SuitJDiamond Suit
Spitzberg: KDiamond Suit6Heart Suit

Turn and River: ASpade Suit7Heart Suit

Spitzberg was eliminated in fourth place and Cascado was up to 4 million after the hand thanks to a pair of jacks.

Salvatore Dicarlo Doubles Up

Salvatore Dicarlo had been knocked down to 625,000 on the previous hand that was won by Daniel Cascado and Dicarlo put all of those chips into the middle preflop. Cascado called and they flipped over their hands.

Dicarlo: ADiamond Suit8Heart Suit
Cascado: KHeart Suit9Diamond Suit

Board: AClub Suit8Club Suit3Diamond Suit5Club SuitQClub Suit

Dicarlo doubled up to survive thanks to two pair, aces and eights. Cascado took a slight hit but he still held the chip lead as three-handed play progressed.

 

Level 27 Update: Mohsin Charania Out 6th, Gregory Josifovski Out 5th

Level: 27

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

Players Remaining: 4 out of 1,731

Average Chip Count: 1,557,900

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Daniel Cascado – 2,100,000
Seat 5: Salvatore Dicarlo – 1,900,000
Seat 7: Paul Spitzberg – 665,000
Seat 9: Corey Harrison – 1,200,000

Players Eliminated:

6th: Mohsin Charania – $72,208
7th: Gregory Josifovski – $97,493

Live Updates:

Mohsin CharaniaMohsin Charania Eliminated in Sixth Place ($72,208)

Daniel Cascado raised to 100,000 and Mohsin Charania reraised all in for 605,000. Cascado called to cover him and they tabled their hands.

Cascado: KClub SuitQDiamond Suit
Charania: AHeart Suit10Diamond Suit

Board: QSpade Suit8Spade Suit8Club Suit6Spade SuitJSpade Suit

Cascado won the hand to grow his stack to 2.6 million thanks to a pair of queens. Charania was eliminated in sixth place.

Gregory Josifovski Eliminated in 5th Place ($97,493)

Corey Harrison raised to 115,000 under the gun and Paul Spitzberg called on the small blind. Gregory Josifovski then reraised all in for 400,000 on the big blind. Corey Harrison reraised all in over the top of him and Spitzberg folded. The two final players in the hand then flipped over their cards.

Harrison: 4Heart Suit4Diamond Suit
Josifovski: QDiamond Suit7Club Suit

Board: JClub SuitJDiamond Suit8Diamond Suit9Club SuitKSpade Suit

Harrison won the hand with two pair to grow his stack to 1.2 million and Josifovski was eliminated in fifth place just before the dinner break began.

 

Level 26 Update: Gareth Teatum Out 8th, Zimnan Ziyard Out 7th

Level: 26

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

Players Remaining: 6 out of 1,731

Average Chip Count: 1,298,250

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Daniel Cascado – 2,100,000
Seat 4: Mohsin Charania – 1,500,000
Seat 5: Salvatore Dicarlo – 1,150,000
Seat 7: Paul Spitzberg – 665,000
Seat 8: Gregory Josifovski – 1,200,000
Seat 9: Corey Harrison – 480,000

Players Eliminated:

8th: Gareth Teatum – $41,198
7th: Zimnan Ziyard – $54,191

Live Updates:

Gareth Teatum Eliminated in Eighth Place ($41,198)

Gareth Teatum raised all in preflop from late position and Mohsin Charania reraised all in over the top of him. The two players then tabled their hands.

Charania: ADiamond SuitJDiamond Suit
Teatum: AHeart Suit3Club Suit

Board: 9Spade Suit8Club Suit7Club Suit5Club Suit9Heart Suit

Teatum was eliminated in eighth place and Charania grew his stack to 1.5 million after the hand.

Zimnan ZiyardZimnan Ziyard Eliminated in Seventh Place ($54,191)

Zimnan Ziyard raised all in preflop on the cutoff for 510,000. Salvatore Dicarlo reraised all in over the top of him and the two players flipped over their hands.

Dicarlo: 6Heart Suit6Spade Suit
Ziyard: KClub Suit10Spade Suit

Board: 8Heart Suit7Heart Suit2Diamond Suit9Heart Suit4Spade Suit

Ziyard was eliminated in seventh place and Dicarlo found his stack at 1,150,000 after the hand.

 

Level 25 Update: Zimnan Ziyard Doubles Up Twice

Level: 25

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

Players Remaining: 8 out of 1,731

Average Chip Count: 973,688

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Daniel Cascado – 2,300,000
Seat 2: Zimnan Ziyard – 700,000
Seat 3: Gareth Teatum – 840,000
Seat 4: Mohsin Charania – 945,000
Seat 5: Salvatore Dicarlo – 430,000
Seat 7: Paul Spitzberg – 665,000
Seat 8: Gregory Josifovski – 1,200,000
Seat 9: Corey Harrison – 640,000

Players Eliminated:

None

Live Updates:

Two Double Ups for Zimnan Ziyard

On the first double-up hand for Zimnan Ziyard, Mohsin Charania raised to 50,000 under the gun and Ziyard reraised all in for 208,000 on the small blind. Charania called with JDiamond Suit10Diamond Suit and Ziyard held QClub SuitJSpade Suit. The board was dealt QSpade Suit8Heart Suit6Spade Suit7Club Suit5Club Suit and Ziyard doubled up with a pair of queens to grow his stack to 750,000.

On the second double up Daniel Cascado opened the action with a raise to 60,000 preflop under the gun. Ziyard reraised to 125,000 and Cascado reraised all in. Ziyard called all in and they flipped over their cards.

Ziyard: AHeart SuitASpade Suit
Cascado: AClub SuitKSpade Suit

Board: KHeart Suit9Club Suit3Spade Suit5Club SuitJDiamond Suit

Ziyard doubled up to 700,000 on the hand and Cascado was still quite fine with 2.3 million for the chip lead.

 

Level 24 Update: Robert Brewer Eliminated in 9th Place

Level: 24

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

Players Remaining: 8 out of 1,731

Average Chip Count: 973,688

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Daniel Cascado – 2,500,000
Seat 2: Zimnan Ziyard – 615,000
Seat 3: Gareth Teatum – 975,000
Seat 4: Mohsin Charania – 750,000
Seat 5: Salvatore Dicarlo – 650,000
Seat 7: Paul Spitzberg – 800,000
Seat 8: Gregory Josifovski – 655,000
Seat 9: Corey Harrison – 875,000

Players Eliminated:

9th: Robert Brewer – $31,711

Live Updates:

Robert Brewer Eliminated in Ninth Place ($31,711)

Mohsin Charania raised all in preflop on the cutoff for 437,000. Robert Brewer called all in on the small blind and the two players revealed their hands.

Charania: KSpade SuitQClub Suit
Brewer: 10Spade Suit10Club Suit

Board: JClub Suit7Spade Suit2Diamond SuitQDiamond Suit2Club Suit

Charania made a pair of queens on the turn to win the hand and grow his stack to 830,000. Brewer was eliminated in ninth place.

Gregory Josifovski Doubles Up Through Zimnan Ziyard

Zimnan Ziyard raised to 48,000 from early position preflop and Gregory Josifovski reraised all in on the small blind for 323,000. Ziyard called and they flipped over their cards.

Josifovski: 7Club Suit7Spade Suit
Ziyard: ASpade SuitQSpade Suit

Board: 10Spade Suit5Spade Suit3Diamond SuitJHeart Suit8Club Suit

Josifovski doubled up to survive with 650,000 and Ziyard was close to 350,000 after the hand.

Player Tags: Mohsin Charania,   Robert Brewer
 

Official Final Table Begins for Event No. 24 ($1,500 No-Limit Hold'em)

The final table of Event No. 24 ($1,500 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 Ryan Franklin in tenth place ($24,723), the nine-handed final table is now set. Play will begins in Level 23 with blinds of 10,000-20,000 with a 3,000 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: Daniel Cascado – 2,190,000
Seat 2: Zimnan Ziyard – 869,000
Seat 3: Gareth Teatum – 800,000
Seat 4: Mohsin Charania – 361,000
Seat 5: Salvatore Dicarlo – 652,000
Seat 6: Robert Brewer – 339,000
Seat 7: Paul Spitzberg – 1,139,000
Seat 8: Gregory Josifovski – 304,000
Seat 9: Corey Harrison – 1,014,000

While only 9 remain, this event attracted a field of 1,731 players, creating a total prize pool of $2,336,850, and the top 198 players made the money. Here is a look at the final table payouts:

1st Place: $432,411
2nd Place: $267,452
3rd Place: $184,914
4th Place: $133,364
5th Place: $97,493
6th Place: $72,208
7th Place: $54,191
8th Place: $41,198
9th Place: $31,711

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: Mohsin Charania
 
 
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