Event 4 - $1,000 No Limit Hold'em

Event Info

Buy-in $1,000
Prize Pool $5,410,800
Players 6012

Level Info

Level 32
Blinds 100,000 / 200,000
Ante 30,000

Fuhs-Balled! Danny Fuhs Eliminated In 9th Place ($114,168)

Danny Fuhs raised to 125,000 and Phong Huynh made the call.

The flop was {10-Spades} {A-Clubs} {J-Clubs} and Fuhs bet 180,000. Huynh made the call and the turn was the {2-Spades}. Fuhs bet 440,000 and Huynh set him all-in. Fuhs called quickly.

Huynh: {10-Clubs} {10-Diamonds}
Fuhs: {A-Diamonds} {J-Hearts}

The river was the {5-Diamonds} and Fuhs was knocked out in 9th place winning over 100 times his original buy-in for his efforts over the last few days.

Oakes Stung

A raise from Steve Sung to 150,000 is called by Jeff Oakes from the cut off.

The flop is {5-Hearts} {9-Diamonds} {K-Hearts}. Steve Sung bets 225,000 and Oakes makes a speedy call. The turn is the {2-Clubs} and Sung checks, Oakes now fires out 400,000.

Sung takes a couple of minutes and then check-raises to 1,750,000, covering Oakes. The latter folds and Sung is closing in on Heimiller's chip lead.

First Hand

In the first hand, James Matz III raises preflop and Phong Hunyh makes the call from the blinds.

The flop is {9-Clubs} {A-Diamonds} {2-Hearts}, Hunyh checks and Matz takes it with a bet of 150,000.

About to Start

Players are just being announced to the crowd.

Shuffle up and deal!


Players are just stacking their chips now. Dan Heimiller will probably take a few minutes more than most...

Final Table Time

After four long, gruelling days, we've finally reached the final table of the largest non-Main Event field. The field is led by former bracelet winner Dan Heimiller.

Seat 1: Dan Heimiller - 4,155,000
Seat 2: Jeff Oakes - 1,680,000
Seat 3: Nathan Mullen - 1,210,000
Seat 4: Phong Huynh - 1,310,000
Seat 5: James Matz III - 1,885,000
Seat 6: Steve Sung - 3,395,000
Seat 7: Panayote 'Pete' Vilandos - 1,940,000
Seat 8: Larry Sidebotham - 1,500,000
Seat 9: Danny Fuhs - 965,000

Currently, preparations are being made on the feature table and we should be kicking off in about fifteen minutes or so.