Main Event – Matt Sciuto – 9th Place – $5,000

8:43pm            
             
Level 22            
2,000 Ante   10k/20k          
             
Matt Sciuto Eliminated in 9th Place      
             
Flop comes down As 8s 9h        
Matt goes all-in only to be called by Bob Corcione and his  Ah 10h  
             
Turn   8h            
             
River  Kc            
             
Matt wins $5,000 for a nice 9th place finish ! Congrats !    
             

Posted in: 2011 Summer Showdown, Around the Felt, Results/Winners, Tournaments

Event 9 Update – $330.00 Bounty

8:38pm              
               
Level 13              
300 Ante  1,200/2,400            
               
Jason Kudron from Norwich, CT is the current chip leader with 293K  
He has knocked out 7 people so far….how many more will he knock out ??  
               

Posted in: 2011 Summer Showdown, Around the Felt, Tournaments

Final Table Updated Chip Counts

 

7:08pm          
           
Dinner           
           
Play resumes at 8:00pm      
           
Here are current chip counts :      
           
Seat   Name      
1    Mike Orgettas 255k  
2   Mike  Zagorites 1.135m  
3   Craig Koppell 1.3m  
4   Bobby Corcione 951k  
5   Matt Sciuto 473k  
6   Daniel Chan 913k  
7   Robert Leardi 746k  
8   Omar Taveras 311k  
9   Len Cortellino 319k  
           

Posted in: 2011 Summer Showdown, Around the Felt, Tournaments

Level 18 Updates

 

3:24pm              
               
Level 18              
500 Ante  4000/8000  Blinds          
               
What ?? a chop ?            
               
Omar Taveras sitting on the button goes all-in and Thomas Aprea calls in late position
               
Omar has Ah Ad            
Thomas has Ac Qx            
               
               
Flop  Qx 4x 10x            
               
Turn   Jx              
               
River   Kx              
               
               

Posted in: Around the Felt, Tournaments

Level 16 Update – Top 3 chip leaders

Zagorites (left)                Cortellino  (center)                 Corcione  (right)  – File photos
               
               
1:25pm              
               
Level 16              
500 Ante  2500/5000 Blinds          
               
Battle of the Chip Leaders begin !!        
               
One table has the top 3 chip leaders battling it out.      
               
Mike Zagorites  970k          
Len Cortellino 451k          
Bobby Corcione 960k          
               
22 Players….first break of the day coming soon !      
               

Posted in: Around the Felt, Tournaments

Aprea doubles in Level 16

1:00pm        
         
Level 16        
500 Ante  2500/5000 Blinds    
         
Thomas Aprea doubles up     
         
Tom went all-in with Qx 9x    
George Colli calls with 6x 6x    
         
Flop brought a Q for Tom and no help to George.
         
Tom now has 105K in chips.    
         
24 players remain      
         

Posted in: Around the Felt, Tournaments

Paging Mr Matos

 

12:48pm              
               
Level 15              
400 Ante 2000/4000 Blinds          
               
Joe Matos……where are you ???        
               
We have almost reached the 1st level for today and we are searching for Joe.  
               
26 Players remain            
               
               

Posted in: Around the Felt, Tournaments

Level 15 Update – Main Event

12:16pm                  
                   
Level 15                  
400 Ante 2000/4000 Blinds              
                   
Matt Sciuto knocks one out               
                   
Paul Wegzyn is in the small blind and goes all-in with AKos when he runs up against Matt’s pocket Q’s
                   
Now down to 31…..top 18 cash !!            
                   

Posted in: Around the Felt, Tournaments

Level 10 – Event 7 – The Chip Leader(s)

8:40pm              
               
Level 10              
100 ante   600/1200 blinds          
               
The Battle for Chip Leader has begun !!        
               
Len Cortellino has over 260K in chips while Charlie Davis is in a sound 2nd with 218K.
               
80 players are hanging tough.           
               
Stay tuned for more updates !!          
               

Posted in: Around the Felt, Tournaments