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Sunday, December 15, 2019

Fresh Counts From the Final Four Tables

Blinds: 20,000-30,000 Average: 871,000

Vontray Gardner - 1,700,000
Brent Hart - 1,100,000
Prince Cassell - 1,100,000
Mattel Barin - 950,000
Paul Liu - 900,000
Nathan Bjerno - 840,000
Christopher Tolone - 800,000
Robert Natividad - 700,000
Mark Hamilton - 630,000
William Collins - 400,000
Rebecca Wooten - 390,000

First Round of Bustouts Today: 37-45th Places

These players just took home $1,240 for their efforts tonight.

37. Larry Quang
38. John Lee
39. Chu Ming Yang
40. Derek Kwan
41. Samir Alquza
42. Michael Aparicio
43. Benjamin Boston
44. Brian Hunkins
45. John Hulett

Final Break of the Night

We are down to just 34 players now, and those players are taking their final break of the evening. When they return, they will play two more levels before play wraps up for the night. We will post a brand new round of chip counts after the break, along with the first round of bust outs for places 37-45.

Fresh Stacks From the Final 45

Blinds: 15,000-25,000 Average: 722,000

Mattel Barin - 1,100,000
Vontray Gardner - 1,050,000
Christopher Tolone - 965,000
Prince Cassell - 920,000
Brent Hart - 900,000
Robert Natividad - 850,000
William Collins - 610,000
Rebecca Wooten - 610,000
Nathan Bjerno - 565,000
Mark Hamilton - 480,000
Paul Liu - 325,000
Larry Quang - 300,000

Some Updated Counts From the Final 54

Blinds: 10,000-20,000 Average: 570,000

Mattel Barin - 990,000
Rebecca Wooten - 850,000
Christopher Tolone - 800,000
Robert Natividad - 710,000
Larry Quang - 710,000
Prince Cassell - 600,000
Vontray Gardner - 580,000
William Collins - 410,000
Victor Kruglov - 402,000
Paul Liu - 360,000
Nathan Bjerno - 340,000
Brent Hart - 280,000

Mattel Barin Leads As We Hit the Money


We have quite a story developing here in the $250,000 Guaranteed Event. Mattel Barin started the day 156th in chips out of 157 Day 2 survivors, with just 18,500 in chips. Now, as we have hit the money, she is the chip leader with over 1.4 million!

Check out some more notable chip counts below, and stay tuned to see if Wang can continue her incredible come from behind story, and make this major final table!

Blinds: 5,000-10,000 Average: 411,000

Larry Quang - 910,000
Rebecca Wooten - 760,000
Prince Cassell - 630,000
Paul Liu - 530,000
Victor Kruglov - 460,000
Aaron Messmer - 305,000
Brent Hart - 280,000
Vontray Gardner - 270,000
Nathan Bjerno - 165,000


We are Officially in the Money!

Hand for hand play has just wrapped up, and that can only mean one thing: we are officially in the money! Everyone still in has locked up at least $610, but they all have their eyes fixed on that first place prize of $69,125.

Stay tuned for more updates from this final Day 2 of the year here at the Bike!

Some Fresh Counts From the Final 100

Blinds: 3,000-6,000 Average: 302,000

Prince Cassell - 830,000
Paul Liu - 605,000
Larry Quang - 550,000
Victor Kruglov - 360,000
Nathan Bjerno - 350,000
Vontray Gardner - 350,000
Aaron Messmer - 340,000
Said El Harrak - 230,000
Brent Hart - 110,000

Final Payouts for the $250,000 Guaranteed Event

After the 80 Day 2 buy-ins were counted, the final prize pool ballooned to $372,600. The final 72 players will finish in the money tonight, with first place take home nearly $70,000. Scroll down for all of the payouts, and good luck to the 129 players still remaining!

1. $69,126
2. $40,690
3. $25,470
4. $19,290
5. $15,490
6. $12,570
7. $9,990
8. $7,715
9. $5,645
10-12. $3,715
13-15. $3,300
16-18. $2,865
19-21. $2,495
22-24. $2,180
25-27. $1,860
28-36. $1,545
37-45. $1,240
46-54. $990
55-63. $745
64-72. $600

Some Chippies From the $250,000 Guaranteed Finals

Blinds: 2,000-3,000 Average: 182,000

Larry Quang - 400,000
Nathan Bjerno - 375,000
Prince Cassell - 350,000
Said El Harrak - 300,000
Mel Weiter - 240,000
Victor Kruglov - 230,000
Sean Yu - 190,000
Brent Hall - 160,000
Vontray Gardner - 150,000
Nikhil Gera - 140,000

Registration Closes with Exactly 80 Day 2 Buy-ins

We had a huge turnout for our Day 2 buy-ins today, with a total of 80 entries. That added exactly $100,000 to the prize pool, and we will post those official payouts as soon as we get them.

We will also go around shortly to grab our first round of updated chip counts. Stay tuned for that!

Some of the Big Stacks to Start the Day 2 Finals

Rebecca Wooten - 391,000 (not pictured) 

Samir Alquza - 382,000

Richard Lim - 374,000

Jarod Collins - 318,000

Brennan Russell - 317,000



Over 50 Day 2 Buy-ins Already

We are onto the second level of the day, meaning that we are halfway through the registration point today. We have a total of 56 Day 2 entries already, meaning that the prize pool is approaching $300,000. Registration is still open until 2:45 PM today, so come on down and spend your Sunday with us!

Cards in the Air: $250,000 Guaranteed Day 2 Finals!


It's time for the final Day 2 restart of 2019 here at the Bike! Over the last three days, 163 players have advanced to the Day 2 finals, and you can view that list in the post below this one. The prize pool will be going over $250,000 very early on in play today, and will be increasing until 2:45 PM, when players can stop buy-in directly for the Day 2 finals.

The full structure can be viewed above, and we will be here all day to bring you guys all of your updates. Don't go anywhere!

Final Day 2 Return List for the $250,000 Guaranteed Event

Last night, Rebecca Wooten was able to bag the biggest stack so far in the $250,000 Guaranteed Event, with 391,000. You can click here for the full list of Survivors heading into today's finals, which will be at 1 PM today.

Remember that players will be coming in and buy-in directly for $1,400 up until the start of Level 3, which will be about 2:45 PM today. Good luck everyone!