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Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Final table in the $1,125 Ring Event

Scott Stewart (left) and Val Vornicu - Photo Courtesy of WSOP
Event #5: $1,125 No-Limit Hold'em has reached the official final table of 9.

All nine remaining players are guaranteed a payout of at least $2,705, and the winner will earn $27,205.

Among the final tablists are five-time ring winner Val Vornicu (pictured above right) and Horseshoe Tunica Casino Champion Scott Stewart (above left).

Results of Ring Event #4

Full results from Event #4: $365 No-Limit Hold'em

PLACE  PLAYER PAYOUT
1 WILLIAM DONNELLY $14,505
2 PAUL FLYNN $8,960
3 JAMES JARVIS $6,470
4 TERI CHAVKIN $4,750
5 JEFFREY DOBRIN $3,550
6 JASON TULLOSS $2,700
7 PAUL CHUNG $2,085
8 NICK SODERSTROM $1,635
9 WING NG $1,305
10 EDWARD LIU $1,060
11 JACK STEWART $1,060
12 ALEX MILGROM $1,060
13 ALEXANDRU  MASEK $870
14 ANDREW MIRAMONTES $870
15 EDDIE SANCHEZ $870
16 STUART GOLD $730
17 TIMOTHY ZIEGLER $730
18 PAUL MATTIODA $730
19 JESUS SANCHEZ $620
20 STUART PFEIFER $620
21 PAUL KOPPENHAVER  $620

Bill Donnelly Wins $365 No-Limit Hold'em Ring Event

The latest ring winner on the WSOP Circuit is Bill Donnelly, who won Event #5: $365 No-Limit Hold'em today.

Bill Donnelly - Photo Courtesy of WSOP

This is the first ring of Donnelly's career, and he earns $14,505 for his victory.

Full results of the event will be posted soon.

Ring Event #5 Payouts

The field in today's $1,125 NLHE Event. Photo Courtesy of WSOP.
The payout information has been announced for today's noon tournament.

The $1,125 NLHE ring event attracted 85 entries, creating a prize pool of $85,000. The official final table of 9 players will be paid.

Finish Payout
1 $27,205.00
2 $16,810.00
3 $11,765.00
4 $8,570.00
5 $6,305.00
6 $4,710.00
7 $3,780.00
8 $3,150.00
9 $2,705.00

Ring Event #5 - $1,125 NLHE Underway. Late Reg still Open.

Photo Courtesy of WSOP
The fifth WSOP ring event ring event got underway at noon today. The $1,125 No-Limit Hold'em tournament currently has 53 entries, and late registration is still open until 2:15 p.m.

The field boasts several players who have performed well in earlier events here at the Bike, including David Tuchman (2nd place in ring event #2), Scott Stewart (6th place in ring event #2), and Cord Garcia (deep run in the $365 re-entry event).


6 Players Left in Today's $365 NLHE

Event #4: $365 No-Limit Hold'em has stopped for the night. There are six players left. Their chips counts are listed below. Play will resume Wednesday at 1 p.m.


The Winners So Far

After four days of the WSOP Circuit here at the Bike, there have now been 3 ring winners.

Maxwell Lineberger - Photo Courtesy of WSOP
Maxwell Lineberger (pictured above) won Event #1: $365 No-Limit Hold'em Re-entry. He bested a field of 1,177 entries in a tournament that ran so long an extra day had to be added. Lineberger earned $62,685 for his victory, along with his first Circuit ring. It's by far the biggest score of his career. Lineberger works as an adjuster, but he's a serious amateur player, and plans to use the prize money to start entering larger tournaments. Full results from this event are available here on WSOP.com.


Edward Liu - Photo Courtesy of WSOP
Edward Liu won Event #2: $580 No-Limit Hold'em. This was the second WSOP ring of his career, and he won the first one almost exactly a year ago right here at the Bike. Liu secured his victory, which earned him $13,800, in a heads-up match against David Tuchman--a poker commentator whose voice is often heard on Live at the Bike--that lasted only one hand. Tuchman tweeted out a pic of the hand after:

Full results from this event are available here on WSOP.com.


And earlier today, AJ Fernandes won the first non-hold'em event of this Circuit stop, Event #3: $365 Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better. Fernandes is an Omaha specialist. As such, it's much harder for him to win a Circuit ring than it is for hold'em players, who have more events to choose from. But now, Fernandes has a ring on his resume and $11,005 in winnings. Full results from this event are posted on WSOP.com,