Higgins Places 8th in the Main

Jeffrey Higgins places 8th for a total of $4,107. We last saw Higgins in a four way chop in our 2018 Spring Fling $50K Guarantee with Dylan Lask, Big Ed, and Quintin Tyson.

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Hover Places 9th after Starting Day 2 Lowest in Chip Count

Bob Hover starts day 2 with the shortest stack of 80K. Hover climbs six spots placing 9th for $3,016. At the start of day 2, three of the six players out chip him with  at least 3 x his stack chip count of:

Brendan Blake 376,000
Benjamin McLaughlin 255,000
Iakovos Gerakos 239,000

Blake, McLaughlin & Gerakos at the start of day 2 are in the top 5. Great play by Hover who was able to place within the top 10 and make the final table.

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Pease Places 13th in the Main Event

Ronald Pease ends up taking 13th in for $1,800. Originally from Glastonbury, Pease now resides in Las Vegas, NV. This summer he played the series at The Rio, Las Vegas and placed:

  • 567th in the $10,000 No Limit Hold’em Main Event Championship
  • 49th in the $1,000 No Limit Hold’em Online Championship

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Campo Places 14th in the Main Event

Peter Campo, local to the area, returns to day 2 with 94K in chips. He is eliminated 14th for $1,800. Peter recently returned from Las Vegas playing the series. Campo took 33rd in the 2018 WSOP $10,000 No Limit Hold’em Main Event Championship.

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Multi-Flight Players Returning to Play the $1,100 Main

Mark Perry, 1st place winner for $15,673 from the Multi-Flight
LJ Sande, 2nd place winner for $10,983 from the Multi-Event (pictured with Katherine Leptokaropoulos)

 

 

 

 

 

Louise Russell, 9th place winner for $1,572 from the Multi-Flight 
Souka, 30th place winner for $484 from the Multi-Flight

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cameron Walker
Olivier Lacoste

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eric Hall
Joseph Coulombre

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gennadiy Kostrov
Tarun G. (not pictured)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2018 Summer Showdown $1,100 Main Event: Day 2 Chip Counts (Highest to Lowest)

2018 Summer Showdown $1,100 Main Event
Day 2- Chip Count
TABLE SEAT FIRST LAST  CHIP COUNT 
1 8 LJ Sande 574,500
1 4 Byeongwook Kang 438,500
1 5 Brendan Blake 376,000
2 1 Benjamin McLaughlin 255,000
1 1 Iakovos Gerakos 239,000
2 4 Jonas Bendiks 223,500
2 5 Max Goldfarb 210,000
1 7 Eric Frank 206,500
1 2 James Parrott 202,000
2 3 Natale Kuey 199,500
2 6 Jeffrey Higgins 169,000
2 2 Joseph Coulombre 118,500
2 7 Peter Campo 94,000
1 6 Ron Pease 80,500
1 3 Bob Hover 80,000

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