Event #21: $1,500 Mixed Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better
Event #21: $1,500 Mixed Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better
Day 1 Completed

Abrams Leads the Pack into Day 2 of Event #21: $1,500 Mixed Omaha

YorkshirePud • Level 15
Scott Abrams
Scott Abrams

Scott Abrams of Henderson, Nevada is the chip leader after Day 1 of Event #21: $1,500 Mixed Omaha at the 2021 World Series of Poker. The three-game mixed-format attracted 641 entries and 199 players will return for Day 2 on Monday, October 11. The field generated an $855,735 prize pool from which the winner will take home $170,269.

Abrams is seeking his first WSOP bracelet. He has seven top-ten finishes at the WSOP, all of which have come in mixed game varieties. Abrams’ best finish at the WSOP came when he took fifth in 2019 in Event #60: Pot-Limit Omaha Hi-Lo.

Abrams leads a field of well-known mixed game specialists into Day 2. Among the leaders after Day 1 are Ari Engel (230,000), PJ Cha (215,000), Nathaniel Katzoff (222,500), and Cody Scherer (207,000). Other notable names bagging for Day 2 include Daniel Negreanu (147,000), John Monnette (103,500), Randy Ohel (83,500), Dylan Linde (106,500), and Derek McMaster (162,500).

Final Payouts

PlacePrize PlacePrize PlacePrize
1$170,269 12-14$8,521 71-77$2,650
2$105,235 15-21$6,846 78-96$2,423
3$71,651 22-28$5,627   
4$49,733 29-35$4,734   
5$35,204 36-42$4,079   
6$25,424 43-49$3,601   
7$18,740 50-56$3,260   
8-9$14,104 57-63$3,028   
10-11$10,844 64-70$2,839   

Players will return for Day 2 at 2 p.m. on Monday, October 11. Blinds will begin in Level 16 at 1,000/2,000 with an ante of 2,000 and limits are 2,000/4,000. Day 2 will play 10 levels of 60 minutes each. Day 3 will play down to a winner on Tuesday, October 12.

This concludes coverage of Day 1. Be sure to keep it here with the PokerNews live reporting team for updates on all the action as it happens at the 2021 WSOP.

Tags: Ari EngelCody SchererDaniel NegreanuDerek McMasterDylan LindeJohn MonnettePj ChaRandy OhelScott Abrams

Day 2 Seat Draw - Event #21: $1,500 Mixed Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better

KaleGozer • Level 15
RoomTableSeatPlayerCountryChip Count
Amazon4491George WangUnited States20,500
Amazon4492Brian CaplanUnited States24,000
Amazon4493Michael ApaUnited States21,500
Amazon4495Denis BilodeauUnited States65,500
Amazon4496Andrew BarberUnited States64,000
Amazon4497Ryan RoederUnited States163,000
Amazon4501Paul ZappullaUnited States117,500
Amazon4502Leonard AugustUnited States49,500
Amazon4503DID NOT REPORT 1United States90,000
Amazon4504Paul SiemUnited States32,000
Amazon4505Jeremy HarkinUnited States48,500
Amazon4506Alan BittikoferUnited States130,000
Amazon4507Ari EngelUnited States230,000
Amazon4511Sean TrohaUnited States36,000
Amazon4512Spencer ChenUnited States117,000
Amazon4513Paul VolpeUnited States43,000
Amazon4514Nicolas HalvorsonUnited States67,500
Amazon4515Peter ClarkUnited States77,500
Amazon4516Alfred PoonUnited States22,500
Amazon4517Todd BrennUnited States62,500
Amazon4521Aaron KupinUnited States123,000
Amazon4522Justin LibertoUnited States122,500
Amazon4523Wendy WeissmanUnited States26,500
Amazon4524William NelsonUnited States23,500
Amazon4525Robert RedmanUnited States85,000
Amazon4526Jeffrey KingUnited States54,000
Amazon4527Daniel NegreanuCanada147,000
Amazon4531David JacobsUnited States43,000
Amazon4532Thida LinUnited States141,500
Amazon4533Benjamin HebertUnited States197,500
Amazon4534Eddie BlumenthalUnited States174,000
Amazon4535John CernutoUnited States178,000
Amazon4536Paul SextonUnited States39,500
Amazon4537Robert MizrachiUnited States66,500
Amazon4542Jeremy AusmusUnited States39,000
Amazon4543Ryan Smith (CAN)Canada63,000
Amazon4544Brian RastUnited States147,000
Amazon4545Nathaniel WiesnerUnited States49,000
Amazon4546Ahmed AminUnited States58,500
Amazon4547Juan DelaguardiaUnited States31,000
Amazon4551Daniel AntonUnited States55,000
Amazon4552Colin ReidCanada50,500
Amazon4553Russell SpiesUnited States36,000
Amazon4554Kosei IchinoseJapan100,500
Amazon4555Gregory JamisonUnited States28,000
Amazon4556Breen BentleyCanada66,500
Amazon4557Samantha PerrymanUnited States31,500
Amazon4561Hassan MechamalUnited States48,500
Amazon4562Yuri DzivielevskiBrazil143,500
Amazon4563Cory ZeidmanUnited States134,500
Amazon4564Conway FrankenheimerUnited States48,500
Amazon4566David LevyUnited States227,500
Amazon4567Michael FloydUnited States16,000
Amazon4571Scott CastelluccioUnited States101,500
Amazon4572Matt KramerUnited States43,500
Amazon4573Joseph HaddadUnited States18,000
Amazon4574Jeffrey KnightUnited States64,500
Amazon4575Joseph WeinbergerUnited States92,000
Amazon4576John ReissUnited States41,000
Amazon4577Clarence JudkinsUnited States43,000
Amazon4581David ProciakUnited States124,500
Amazon4582David MatsumotoUnited States61,000
Amazon4583Patrick TardifCanada123,500
Amazon4584Lance SobelmanUnited States45,500
Amazon4585Dustin DirksenUnited States30,000
Amazon4586Jake LiebeskindUnited States15,500
Amazon4591Gabe RamosUnited States80,000
Amazon4592Timothy GarlesUnited States143,500
Amazon4593Sean MooreUnited States97,000
Amazon4594Jason McphersonUnited States16,000
Amazon4595Michael DreeseUnited States73,000
Amazon4596Alexeev DismukeUnited States22,000
Amazon4597Brian HastingsUnited States92,500
Amazon4601Yuval BronshteinIsrael52,000
Amazon4602Matthew KursarUnited States54,500
Amazon4604Cara ChildressUnited States6,000
Amazon4605Sokchheka PhoUnited States54,500
Amazon4606Jason WasserUnited States95,500
Amazon4611Mike ZhangUnited States127,500
Amazon4612Taylor PaurUnited States101,500
Amazon4613Julien MartiniFrance150,500
Amazon4614Matthew SmithUnited States45,000
Amazon4615Kyle MiholichUnited States45,500
Amazon4617John EspositoUnited States121,000
Amazon4622Michael SchwartzUnited States128,500
Amazon4623Dan WirgauUnited States18,500
Amazon4624Kenneth PoUnited States55,500
Amazon4625Cody SchererUnited States207,000
Amazon4626Michael JacobsUnited States86,500
Amazon4627Maxx ColemanUnited States128,000
Amazon4631John RacenerUnited States60,500
Amazon4633Pj ChaUnited States215,000
Amazon4634Yueqi ZhuUnited States54,000
Amazon4635Paul HolderUnited States141,500
Amazon4636Curtis PhelpsUnited States50,000
Amazon4637Jason FischerUnited States32,000
Amazon4641Derek McMasterUnited States162,500
Amazon4642Bryant BustamanteUnited States37,500
Amazon4643Brett RadinUnited States62,500
Amazon4644Jordan SpurlinUnited States139,500
Amazon4645Ajay ChabraUnited States47,500
Amazon4646Damjan RadanovUnited States80,000
Amazon4647Nicholas SeikenUnited States72,000
Amazon4651Dylan LindeUnited States106,500
Amazon4652Ryan PalufUnited States21,500
Amazon4653Lex NerenbergUnited States89,500
Amazon4654Pearce ArnoldUnited States121,000
Amazon4655Marcus AgneUnited States73,500
Amazon4656Brian HunkinsUnited States61,500
Amazon4657Elizabeth TedderUnited States43,000
Amazon4661Jeramy GovertUnited States144,000
Amazon4662Jim CollopyUnited States133,000
Amazon4663Evegenia ShestakovaUnited States40,000
Amazon4665Daniel CoenUnited States78,500
Amazon4666Dana KellstromUnited States54,500
Amazon4667Daniel HaughUnited States46,500
Amazon4671Kyle DeloreyUnited States21,500
Amazon4672Paul SokoloffUnited Kingdom95,500
Amazon4673Luis VeladorUnited States56,500
Amazon4674Christopher VitchUnited States51,500
Amazon4675Phu NguyenUnited States66,500
Amazon4676Bryan MiconUnited States50,500
Amazon4681Scott AbramsUnited States275,000
Amazon4682Andres KornUnited States39,000
Amazon4683Erik SeidelUnited States27,000
Amazon4684Dylan LambeUnited States217,500
Amazon4685Ted ForrestUnited States128,000
Amazon4686Gary KosakowskiUnited States81,000
Amazon4687Simon TaberhamCanada51,000
Amazon4691Rahul ChaudhariUnited States38,000
Amazon4692Jermaine ReidUnited States33,500
Amazon4693John MonnetteUnited States103,500
Amazon4694Pluria MarshallUnited States47,000
Amazon4695Ann BloomUnited States44,500
Amazon4696Ashly ButlerUnited States104,000
Amazon4697Matthew JewettUnited States57,000
Amazon4701Michael ColecchiaUnited States45,500
Amazon4702Tom KoralUnited States75,000
Amazon4703Ap GarzaUnited States120,500
Amazon4704David PougatschUnited States26,000
Amazon4705Igor ZektserUnited States56,000
Amazon4706Michael LimUnited States129,500
Amazon4707Randy OhelUnited States83,500
Amazon4711Jace ReikenUnited States105,500
Amazon4712Garrett GarvinUnited States45,500
Amazon4713Charles CoultasUnited States163,500
Amazon4714John RubinoUnited States210,500
Amazon4715Michael MartinezUnited States110,500
Amazon4716Diego DiazUnited States29,500
Amazon4717Brandon BerkenfeldUnited States63,500
Amazon4721Kory SweklaUnited States11,500
Amazon4722Joshua HardwickUnited States57,500
Amazon4723Stephen MoreschiUnited States88,500
Amazon4724Michael ShinzakiUnited States72,000
Amazon4725Max PescatoriItaly23,000
Amazon4726Lu YuanUnited States42,000
Amazon4727Amir MarmarUnited States27,500
Amazon4731Berry JohnstonUnited States50,800
Amazon4732Jesse DavidUnited States134,500
Amazon4733Mark ProvenzanoUnited States4,000
Amazon4734Aron DermerUnited States41,000
Amazon4735Nathaniel KatzoffUnited States222,500
Amazon4736Scott FarnsworthUnited States47,000
Amazon4737Randy SimUnited States90,500
Amazon4741Anthony MenderUnited States29,500
Amazon4742Angela JordisonUnited States98,000
Amazon4743Raymond HensonUnited States80,500
Amazon4744Cong TranUnited States77,500
Amazon4745Maurizio MelaraItaly126,500
Amazon4746Marc WardUnited States66,500
Amazon4747David WilliamsUnited States77,500
Amazon4751Emiliano FigueroaUnited States80,500
Amazon4752David SkillingUnited States10,000
Amazon4753Samuel SobelUnited States73,500
Amazon4754Maria HoUnited States92,500
Amazon4755Steven WeilerUnited States130,000
Amazon4757Ricky StubblefieldUnited States102,500
Amazon4761Karen SarkisyanRussia135,000
Amazon4762Yonatan SmithUnited States177,500
Amazon4763Polly WuUnited States53,500
Amazon4764Byron HubertUnited States142,000
Amazon4765Dylan FarleyUnited States33,000
Amazon4766Scott LammUnited States131,000
Amazon4767Ziya RahimUnited States11,000
Amazon4771Jason CruseUnited States154,500
Amazon4772Vincent PoudrierUnited States90,000
Amazon4773Jason FairclothUnited States18,000
Amazon4774Jason StockfishUnited States164,000
Amazon4775Hossein GhodosiUnited States112,000
Amazon4776Jesse SimonelliUnited States25,000
Amazon4777Edward HanUnited States167,000
Amazon4781Trai DangUnited States41,000
Amazon4782Zachary ZaretCanada94,000
Amazon4783Bart HansonUnited States63,000
Amazon4784Ryan LaplanteUnited States82,500
Amazon4785Logan LeathamUnited States81,000
Amazon4786Jason SomervilleUnited States53,500
Amazon4787Hernan SalazarUnited States106,000
Amazon4994Kean ChinUnited States42,000

Official End of Day Chip Counts (full)

YorkshirePud • Level 15
Scott Abrams us
Scott Abrams
us 275,000
Ari Engel ca
Ari Engel
ca 230,000 -8,000
David Levy us
David Levy
us 227,500 227,500
Nathaniel Katzoff US
Nathaniel Katzoff
US 222,500
Dylan Lambe US
Dylan Lambe
US 217,500 217,500
PJ Cha us
PJ Cha
us 215,000 -10,000
John Rubino us
John Rubino
us 210,500 210,500
Cody Scherer us
Cody Scherer
us 207,000
Benjamin Hebert US
Benjamin Hebert
US 197,500 197,500
John Cernuto us
John Cernuto
us 178,000 55,000
Yonatan Smith US
Yonatan Smith
US 177,500
Eddie Blumenthal us
Eddie Blumenthal
us 174,000 174,000
Edward Han us
Edward Han
us 167,000 -1,500
Jason Stockfish us
Jason Stockfish
us 164,000 164,000
Charles Coultas us
Charles Coultas
us 163,500 163,500
Ryan Roeder US
Ryan Roeder
US 163,000 163,000
Derek McMaster us
Derek McMaster
us 162,500
Jason Cruse us
Jason Cruse
us 154,500 154,500
Julien Martini fr
Julien Martini
fr 150,500 51,500
Brian Rast us
Brian Rast
us 147,000 147,000
Daniel Negreanu ca
Daniel Negreanu
ca 147,000
Jeramy Govert us
Jeramy Govert
us 144,000 144,000
Yuri Dzivielevski br
Yuri Dzivielevski
br 143,500 5,500
Timothy Garles us
Timothy Garles
us 143,500 143,500
Byron Hubert us
Byron Hubert
us 142,000 142,000

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Day 1 Ends

MattHansen • Level 15

Day 1 has come to an end. Players are now bagging their chips and 199 players will return tomorrow at 2 p.m. for Day 2.

Stay tuned for top chip counts and a recap of the day's action.

Matusow Hits the Rail

MattHansen • Level 15
Mike Matusow
Mike Matusow

Pot Limit Omaha

Mike Matusow shoved his last 6,000 into the pot from the cutoff. Edward Han raised pot from the button and the player in the small blind was all-in for around 12,000.

Mike Matusow: {a-Spades}{k-Spades}{6-Spades}{6-Hearts}
Small Blind: {a-Clubs}{q-Clubs}{9-Hearts}{2-Spades}
Edward Han: {a-Diamonds}{10-Hearts}{5-Diamonds}{2-Clubs}

The board ran out {8-Hearts}{8-Clubs}{7-Diamonds}{5-Hearts}{5-Spades}. Matusow was eliminated from the tournament and Han's three fives took the high pot while he split the low pot with the small blind.

Edward Han us
Edward Han
us 168,500 168,500
Mike Matusow us
Mike Matusow
us Busted

Tags: Edward HanMike Matusow

Level: 15

Pot-Limit Blinds: 1,000/1,500 Ante: 1,500
Limit Blinds: 1,500/3,000
Limits: 3,000/6,000