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Buy-In: $3,000
Prize Pool: $1,747,200
Entrants: 640

Event 35 - $3,000 Pot-Limit Omaha

  • Jun 19, '13 - Jun 21, '13


Updates on Final Day (Jun 21, 13)


Jeff Madsen Wins Event No. 35 ($384,420)

Level: 27

Blinds: 25,000-50,000

Players Remaining: 1 out of 640

Players Eliminated:

2nd: Douglas Corning – $237,374

Live Updates:

Jeff MadsenJeff Madsen Wins Event No. 34 ($384,420) — Douglas Corning Eliminated in Second Place ($237,374)

Douglas Corning raised to 110,000 and Jeff Madsen reraised to 330,000. Corning called and the flop was dealt KHeart Suit10Heart Suit2Club Suit. Madsen bet the pot and Corning raised all in. Madsen called and the final two players flipped over their cards one last time.

Madsen: ADiamond SuitKClub SuitJSpade Suit9Spade Suit
Corning: ASpade SuitKSpade Suit9Diamond Suit2Diamond Suit

Turn and River: 7Heart SuitJClub Suit

Madsen found a jack on the river and won the pot and the tournament. Corning was eliminated in second place and took home $237,374. Madsen captured his third gold bracelet and the top prize worth $384,420.

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Player Tags: Jeff Madsen,   Douglas Corning

Level 25 Update: Danny Hannawa Out in 4th, Michal Maryska Out in 3rd

Level: 25

Blinds: 15,000-30,000

Players Remaining: 2 out of 640

Average Chip Count: 2,880,000

Chip Counts:

Seat 3: Douglas Corning – 2,895,000
Seat 4: Jeff Madsen – 2,865,000

Players Eliminated:

4th: Danny Hannawa – $113,340
3rd: Michal Maryska – $154,312

Live Updates:

Danny HannawaDanny Hannawa Eliminated in Fourth Place ($113,340)

Jeff Madsen raised and Danny Hannawa called all in preflop. The two players then revealed their hands.

Madsen: AHeart SuitKDiamond Suit10Heart Suit9Club Suit
Hannawa: JSpade Suit10Diamond Suit9Heart Suit9Diamond Suit

Board: ASpade SuitQSpade Suit6Heart Suit3Heart Suit8Diamond Suit

Hannawa was eliminated in fourth place and Madsen grew his stack to 2,850,000, which was good for the chip lead three handed.

Michal Maryska Eliminated in Third Place ($154,312)

Michal Maryska raised on the button and Douglas Corning reraised on the small blind. Madsen folded and Maryska called all in. The two players then tabled their hands.

Corning: AHeart SuitJClub Suit10Spade Suit4Heart Suit
Maryska: ASpade SuitQClub Suit5Club Suit2Spade Suit

Board: QDiamond Suit6Heart Suit6Club SuitKClub SuitJDiamond Suit

Maryska was eliminated in third place and Corning grew his stack to 2,895,000, which sets up a practically even heads-up final against Jeff Madsen (2,865,000).


Level 24 Update: Ryan Chapman Out 6th, Scott Clements Out 5th

Level: 24

Blinds: 12,000-24,000

Players Remaining: 4 out of 640

Average Chip Count: 1,440,000

Chip Counts:

Seat 3: Douglas Corning – 2,050,000
Seat 4: Jeff Madsen – 3,035,000
Seat 6: Michal Maryska – 575,000
Seat 8: Danny Hannawa – 405,000

Players Eliminated:

6th: Ryan Chapman – $63,702
5th: Scott Clements – $84,424

Live Updates:

Ryan Chapman Eliminated in Sixth Place ($63,702)

Douglas Corning raised to 55,000 preflop on the button and Ryan Chapman called on the small blind. The flop was dealt 9Diamond Suit8Diamond Suit4Heart Suit and Chapman checked. Corning bet 73,000 and Chapman raised the pot. Corning reraised all in and Chapman called. The two players then revealed their hands.

Corning: KClub Suit8Spade Suit4Spade Suit4Club Suit
Chapman: 9Heart Suit7Heart Suit6Diamond Suit3Heart Suit

Turn and River: 4Diamond Suit9Spade Suit

Chapman was eliminated in sixth place and Corning grew his stack to 1,384,000.

Scott ClementsScott Clements Eliminated in Fifth Place ($84,424)

Danny Hannawa limped preflop on the button and Scott Clements called on the small blind. Douglas Corning checked on the big blind and the flop fell ADiamond Suit7Heart Suit5Spade Suit. Clements checked, Corning bet 50,000, and Hannawa folded. Clements called and the turn was dealt 9Club Suit. Clements checked and Corning bet 125,000. Clements then moved all in for 154,000 and Corning called.

Corning: ASpade Suit8Diamond Suit8Heart Suit4Heart Suit
Clements: 9Heart Suit9Diamond Suit7Club Suit5Diamond Suit

River: 6Diamond Suit

Corning made a straight on the river to grow his stack to 2 million and Clements was eliminated in fifth place before dinner.


Level 23 Update: Joni Jouhkimainen Out 8th, William Black Out 7th

Level: 23

Blinds: 10,000-20,000

Players Remaining: 6 out of 640

Average Chip Count: 960,000

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Scott Clements – 1,130,000
Seat 3: Douglas Corning – 1,021,000
Seat 4: Jeff Madsen – 2,253,000
Seat 5: Ryan Chapman – 291,000
Seat 6: Michal Maryska – 737,000
Seat 8: Danny Hannawa – 328,000

Players Eliminated:

8th: Joni Jouhkimainen – $37,529
7th: William Black – $48,624

Live Updates:

Joni Jouhkimainen Eliminated in Eighth Place ($37,529)

Jeff Madsen raised to 44,000 and Joni Jouhkimainen called preflop. The first three cards were dealt 8Heart Suit3Heart Suit3Club Suit. Joni checked and Madsen bet the pot. Joni reraised all in for 174,000 and Madsen called. The two players then tabled their hands.

Madsen: 8Diamond Suit7Heart Suit5Spade Suit4Heart Suit
Joni: AHeart SuitJClub Suit10Club Suit2Heart Suit

Turn and River: QClub Suit7Spade Suit

Joni was eliminated on the hand in eighth place and Madsen grew his stack to 1,720,000.

William Black Eliminated in Seventh Place ($48,624)

Jeff Madsen raised to 44,000 preflop from the hi-jack and Michal Maryska called on the button.William Black reraised to 120,000 on the big blind and Madsen reraised the pot. Maryska folded and Black called and the flop fell KHeart Suit8Club Suit5Diamond Suit. Black checked and Madsen bet. Black called all in and the two players flipped over their cards.

Madsen: KClub SuitKSpade SuitQSpade SuitJSpade Suit
Black: AClub SuitASpade SuitJDiamond Suit10Spade Suit

Turn and River: 7Club Suit7Diamond Suit

Madsen increased his chip lead to 2.4 million and Black was eliminated in seventh place.


Level 22 Update: Jason DeWitt Eliminated in 9th Place

Level: 22

Blinds: 8,000-16,000

Players Remaining: 8 out of 640

Average Chip Count: 720,000

Chip Counts:

Seat 1: Scott Clements – 845,000
Seat 2: Joni Jouhkimainen – 218,000
Seat 3: Douglas Corning – 514,000
Seat 4: Jeff Madsen – 1,318,000
Seat 5: Ryan Chapman – 499,000
Seat 6: Michal Maryska – 767,000
Seat 8: Danny Hannawa – 395,000
Seat 9: William Black – 736,000

Players Eliminated:

9th: Jason DeWitt – $29,265

Live Updates:

Jason DewittJason DeWitt Eliminated in Ninth Place ($29,265)

William Black limped preflop and Scott Clements called. Michal Maryska completed on the small blind and Jason DeWitt checked on the big blind. The flop was dealt QClub Suit6Heart Suit3Club Suit and Maryska checked. DeWitt bet 64,000 and Black called.

Clements and Maryska got out of the way and the turn fell 7Club Suit. DeWitt checked and Black bet the pot. DeWitt tanked and eventually called all in. The two players then flipped over their cards.

Black: AClub SuitKClub Suit7Heart Suit3Spade Suit
DeWitt: KDiamond SuitJClub Suit7Diamond Suit5Club Suit

River: 5Diamond Suit

DeWitt was eliminated in ninth place and Black grew his stack to 800,000 thanks to an ace-high flush.

Player Tags: Jason Dewitt,   William Black

Official Final Table Begins for Event No. 35 ($3,000 Pot-Limit Omaha)

The final table of Event No. 35 ($3,000 Pot-Limit Omaha) 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 Isaac Hagerling in tenth place ($23,010), the nine-handed final table is now set. Play will begin in Level 22 with blinds of 8,000-16,000, 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: Scott Clements – 447,000
Seat 2: Joni Jouhkimainen – 472,000
Seat 3: Douglas Corning – 667,000
Seat 4: Jeff Madsen – 1,320,000
Seat 5: Ryan Chapman – 522,000
Seat 6: Michal Maryska – 885,000
Seat 7: Jason DeWitt – 185,000
Seat 8: Danny Hannawa – 208,000
Seat 9: William Black – 651,000

While only 9 remain, this event attracted a field of 640 players, creating a total prize pool of $1,747,200, and the top 72 players made the money. Here is a look at the final table payouts:

1st Place: $384,420
2nd Place: $237,374
3rd Place: $154,312
4th Place: $113,340
5th Place: $84,424
6th Place: $63,702
7th Place: $48,624
8th Place: $37,529
9th Place: $29,265

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: Scott Clements,   Jeff Madsen,   Jason Dewitt

Event No. 35 Final Day Updates Begin with Official Final Table of Nine Players

The final day of Event No. 35 ($3,000 Pot-Limit Omaha) begins with 19 players from the initial field of 640 and they will be playing down to a champion tonight. Cards get into the air at 2 p.m. PT and that’s when the remaining field will begin to march down to the final table. Notables still in the hunt include Jeff Madsen, Scott Clements, Ashton Griffin, Jason DeWitt, Christian Harder, Jarred Solomon, and Mike Sexton.

Card Player will bring you level-by-level updates with chip counts and payouts once the official final table begins with the final nine players in the event. Tune back in at that time to see which player will walk away with the top prize of $384,420 and a World Series of Poker gold bracelet.

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