Monday, April 17, 2017

Final Results - @WPTDeepStacks Main Event


@MimiLuu2000 defeats a 425-entry field to take down the 2017 WPTDeepStacks Main Event. Luu earns -as part of her title - an entry in to the $1 Million Guarantee WPTDeepStacks Season Championship being hosted here at TVPoker Room in December.

Here are the final results.

4/14-17/17
$1100 Main Event with $300,000 Guaranteed
425 Entries
$412,250
54 Places Paid

First Place includes $3,000 WPTDeepStacks Championship Package


1 Mimi Luu San Jose, CA $49,524
2 James Maxey Hayfork, CA $37,133
3 Wilson  Tolon Elk Grove, CA $55,930
4 Niv Decalo Oakland, CA $40,679
5 Kenny Lee Sacramento, CA $42,639
6 Dann Turner Cleveland, OH $16,040
7 TJ Eisenman Olympia, WA $13,640
8 Mario Sequiera Hanford, CA $10,860
9 Prasad Inamdar SF, CA $8,300
10 Alexander Greenblatt SF, CA $7,020
11 Jon Dull Fresno, CA $7,020
12 Kieng Lieng Sacramento, CA $7,020
13 Lance Oliver Roseville, CA $5,830
14 Rickey Evans Vacaville, CA $5,830
15 Benjamin Barad San Rafael, CA $5,830
16 Kyle Kitagawa Sacramento, CA $4,785
17 Kelly Douglas Santa Rosa, CA $4,785
18 Joshua Morrow Chico, CA $4,785
19 Brandon Allison Fresno, CA $3,990
20 Ryan Bowen Sacramento, CA $3,990
21 Jacob Copp Pinole, CA $3,990
22 David Valdez Vacaville, CA $3,360
23 Kathy Stahl Manteca, CA $3,360
24 Benjamin Heinrichs Chico, CA $3,360
25 Evelyn Iraheta Walnut Creek, CA $2,760
26 Kao Saevang Sacramento, CA $2,760
27 Larissa Bushman San Jose, CA $2,760
28 Altar Eyyal Walnut Creek, CA $2,260
29 Edward Miller Granite Bay, CA $2,260
30 Khoa Tran Sacramento, CA $2,260
31 Yotam Shmuelov SF, CA $2,260
32 Loc Tran Fresno, CA $2,260
33 Bao Liu SF, CA $2,260
34 Amir Turkzadeh Walnut Creek, CA $2,260
35 Jeffrey DePaulo Mtn Ranch, CA $2,260
36 Eric Matulis Modesto, CA $2,260
37 Kathryn Tran San jose, CA $2,010
38 Adam  Montgomery Nevada City, CA $2,010
39 William Korn Carlsbad, CA $2,010
40 Mark Wolpert El Segundo, CA $2,010
41 Duke Lee SF, CA $2,010
42 Sjoeke Lazor Grass Valley, CA $2,010
43 Man Pham Elk Grove, CA $2,010
44 Rassoul Malboubi El Cerrito, CA $2,010
45 Leo Michael Sunnyvale, CA $2,010
46 Mike Heshmati Morgan Hill, CA $1,760
47 Joseph Christman Pacifica, CA $1,760
48 Michael Loncar Roseville, CA $1,760
49 Wirote Praiphetsak San Rafael, CA $1,760
50 Timothy Trinh Elk Grove, CA $1,760
51 Ali Rezaee San Mateo, CA $1,760
52 Makara Nuon Stockton, CA $1,760
53 Michael Ferguson Orinda, CA $1,760
54 Loren Cloninger Salinas, CA $1,760

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Mimi Luu, 2017 @WPTDeepStacks Champion


James Maxey moves all in and Mimi Luu makes the call.

Maxey - Kc Kc
Luu - Kc Kc

No flush draw comes, no King comes, and Luu eliminates Maxey in second place.

Luu earns the title, the trophy and the entry in to the $1,000,000 Guaranteed WPTDeepStacks Season Championship hosted here at Thunder Valley in December.

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Heads-Up for @WPTDeepStacks Title


@MimiLuu2000 opens for 325,000, WIlson Tolon makes it 1.4 million, Luu moves all-in and Tolon calls.

Luu has 3/3 and Tolon A/4. The turn gives Tolon a gutshot wheel draw, but the river in a 7 and Luu eliminates Tolon in 3rd palce.

The heads-up match between Luu and James Maxey starts up here in a few minutes.

Level - 33
Blinds - 75k/100k
Antes - 25k
Entries - 2/425

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Lee 5th, Decalo 4th


A three-way all-in and chipleader Wilson Tolon not only has Kenny Lee and Niv Decalo covered, he has a better hand than both, and there's a double-elimination. Lee takes 5th and Decalo (above) gets 4th.

Tolon moves to 6.4 milly in chips, battling Mimi Luu and James Maxey for the title.

Level - 33
Blinds - 75k/150k
Antes - 25k
Entries - 3/425

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Lock in These Payouts


The final five players have altered the prize pool to lock in guaranteed payouts for each of the five, based on their existing chipcounts. Players are leaving $2,500 on the table, along with the $3,000 WPTDeepStacks Season Championship package and the winner's trophy to play for.. Here are the final payouts agreed to.

$55,930 - Wilson Tolon (above)
$44,024 - Mimi Luu
$42,639 - Kenny Lee
$40,679 - Niv Decalo
$37,133 - James Maxey

Level - 32
Blinds - 60k/120k
Antes - 15k
Entries - 5/425

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6th for Turner


One hand after doubling up short-stack Niv Decalo, Dann Turner (above) gets his remaining chips in the middle after flopping the nut flush draw against the trip aces of Wilson Tolon.

Turner misses his draw and is out in 6th place, cashing for $16,040 and Tolon moves to 4,250,000

Level - 32
Blinds - 60k/120k
Antes - 15k
Entries - 5/425

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The Finale's FInale


Lynda Hernandez (above) was one of teh final 6 players in Event 12 of the WPTDeepStacks series - $100 TVPokerRoom Finale - to cash out in a 6-way closeout to the tournament series. Here are the Finale's final payouts.

4/17/17
$100 TVPokerRoom Finale with $5,000 Guarateed
70 Entries
$5,600 Prize Pool
10 Places Paid


1 Robert Sudbury $805
2 Lynda Hernandez $805
3 Brenda Dunn $805
4 Lance Richardson $805
5 Ratko Omcikus $804
6 Taj Vickers $804
7 Rudy Robledo $280
8 Jesse Garcia $224
9 Mark Beaman $168
10 Ian Elieff $100

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