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Event #9: $10,000 Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better Championship
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Event #9: $10,000 Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better Championship
Day 1 Completed

Michael Noori Bags as Day 1 Chip Leader in Event #9: $10,000 Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better Championship

connorrichards • Level 10: 2,000-3,000, 0 ante
Michael Noori
Michael Noori

Michael Noori of California bagged the Day 1 chip lead in Event #9: $10,000 Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better Championship as part of the 52nd annual World Series of Poker (WSOP) with a massive stack of 345,000. Noori, who is after his first WSOP bracelet, joins 72 others who will return for Day 2 in the four-day tournament on Oct. 5 at 2 p.m. Pacific Time.

Day 1 witnessed a total of 128 entrants and play lasted for 10 hours. Many of the biggest names in poker were in the Day 1 field and survived to see Day 2, including Daniel Negreanu, Mike Matusow, Erik Seidel and David Benyamine, who ended the day sixth in chips with a stack of 198,000. Shaun Deeb and Phil Hellmuth both late-registered the tournament and sat down toward the end of the day.

Noori wasn't the only player to advance with a tower of chips as Jerry Wong, Chad Eveslage, Andrew Yeh, and Christopher Vitch all bagged at least 200,000 in chips.

Other players who made it through the first day of play include Yuri Dzivielevski, Brandon Shack-Harris, Ryan Laplante, Benny Glaser, Shirley Rosario, Bart Hanson, and defending champion Frankie O'Dell.

Some notable bustouts on Day 1 include Dan Shak, Carol Fuchs, and Allen Kessler.

That wraps up Day 1 coverage. The PokerNews live reporting team will be back tomorrow to bring you Day 2 updates.

Tags: Allen KesslerBart HansonBenny GlaserCarol FuchsDan ShakDaniel NegreanuDavid BenyamineErik SeidelFrankie O'DellMichael NooriMike MatusowPhil HellmuthRyan LaplanteShaun DeebShirley RosarioYuri Dzivielevski

Day 2 Seat Draw - Event #9: $10,000 Omaha Hi-Lo 8 or Better Championship

KaleGozer • Level 10: 2,000-3,000, 0 ante
RoomTableSeatPlayerCountryChip Count
Amazon4041Ken AldridgeUnited States107,000
Amazon4042Frankie O'DellUnited States50,000
Amazon4043Erik SeidelUnited States54,000
Amazon4044Ben LandowskiUnited States144,000
Amazon4045Benny GlaserUnited Kingdom65,000
Amazon4046Robert SlezakUnited States61,000
Amazon4047David BenyamineFrance198,000
Amazon4048James McwhorterUnited States75,000
Amazon4049Ryan PalufUnited States24,000
      
Amazon4051Erik SagstromSweden172,000
Amazon4052Aditya PrasetyoUnited States181,000
Amazon4053Mike MatusowUnited States132,000
Amazon4054Brock ParkerUnited States118,000
Amazon4055Brandon Shack-HarrisUnited States150,000
Amazon4056Joseph MaasUnited States94,000
Amazon4057Aron DermerUnited States72,000
Amazon4059Michael NooriUnited States345,000
      
Amazon4061Matthew WoodwardUnited States26,000
Amazon4062Todd RodenbornUnited States173,000
Amazon4064Jose Paz-GutierrezBolivia104,000
Amazon4066Michael ParizonUnited States1
Amazon4067Frank DigiorgioUnited States92,000
Amazon4068Steve ChanthabouasyUnited States137,000
Amazon4069Jordan SiegelUnited States36,000
      
Amazon4111Anthony ZinnoUnited States98,000
Amazon4113Noah BronsteinUnited States39,000
Amazon4114Donny RubinsteinUnited States46,000
Amazon4115Andrew YehUnited States255,000
Amazon4116Jose RazocabreraUnited States18,000
Amazon4117Ryan HughesUnited States159,000
Amazon4118Robert MizrachiUnited States105,000
Amazon4119Mike WattelUnited States67,000
      
Amazon4121Gennady ShimelfarbUnited States101,000
Amazon4122Michael MoedUnited States46,000
Amazon4123Tom KoralUnited States104,000
Amazon4124Steve ZolotowUnited States56,000
Amazon4125Eddie BlumenthalUnited States72,000
Amazon4126Mark GregorichUnited States116,000
Amazon4127Bradley HelmUnited States46,000
Amazon4128Ruben VeraUnited States59,000
Amazon4129Christopher VitchUnited States210,000
      
Amazon4131Nick GuagentiUnited States89,000
Amazon4132Josh DammUnited States116,000
Amazon4133Mike GorodinskyUnited States165,000
Amazon4134Tom McCormickUnited States89,000
Amazon4136John RacenerUnited States71,000
Amazon4137Brian RastUnited States82,000
Amazon4138Christina HillUnited States81,000
      
Amazon4141Yehuda BuchalterUnited States156,000
Amazon4142Zhen CaiUnited States96,000
Amazon4143Paul VolpeUnited States79,000
Amazon4145Daniel WeinmanUnited States86,000
Amazon4146Ryan LaplanteUnited States120,000
Amazon4147Jerry WongUnited States279,000
Amazon4149Derek McMasterUnited States146,000
      
Amazon4155Khamar XaytavoneUnited States100,000
      
Amazon4191Zachary MilchmanUnited States150,000
Amazon4192Dylan LindeUnited States167,000
Amazon4194Scott BohlmanUnited States84,000
Amazon4195Bart HansonUnited States43,000
Amazon4196Daniel ZackUnited States59,000
Amazon4197Michael ChowUnited States59,900
Amazon4198Phillip Hellmuth JrUnited States71,000
Amazon4199George WolffUnited States172,000
      
Amazon4202Roland IsraelashviliUnited States50,000
Amazon4203Yuri DzivielevskiBrazil62,000
Amazon4204John ZaleskiUnited States133,000
Amazon4205Daniel NegreanuUnited States127,000
Amazon4206Shaun DeebUnited States81,000
Amazon4207Curtis PhelpsUnited States34,000
Amazon4208Shirley RosarioUnited States77,000
Amazon4209Chad EveslageUnited States278,000

End of Day Chip Counts (full)

Jaxon • Level 10: 2,000-3,000, 0 ante
Michael Noori us
Michael Noori
us 345,000
Jerry Wong us
Jerry Wong
us 279,000 279,000
Chad Eveslage us
Chad Eveslage
us 278,000 278,000
Andrew Yeh us
Andrew Yeh
us 255,000 255,000
Christopher Vitch us
Christopher Vitch
us 210,000 210,000
David Benyamine fr
David Benyamine
fr 198,000 28,000
Aditya Prasetyo us
Aditya Prasetyo
us 181,000 181,000
Todd Rodenborn us
Todd Rodenborn
us 173,000 35,000
Erik Sagstrom se
Erik Sagstrom
se 172,000 172,000
George Wolff us
George Wolff
us 172,000 112,000
Dylan Linde us
Dylan Linde
us 167,000 6,000
Mike Gorodinsky us
Mike Gorodinsky
us 165,000 165,000
Ryan Hughes us
Ryan Hughes
us 159,000 159,000
Yehuda Buchalter us
Yehuda Buchalter
us 156,000 86,000
Zachary Milchman us
Zachary Milchman
us 150,000 90,000
Brandon Shack-Harris us
Brandon Shack-Harris
us 150,000 35,000
Derek McMaster us
Derek McMaster
us 146,000 146,000
Ben Landowski us
Ben Landowski
us 144,000 144,000
Steve Chanthabouasy us
Steve Chanthabouasy
us 137,000 137,000
John Zaleski us
John Zaleski
us 133,000 -3,000
Mike Matusow us
Mike Matusow
us 132,000 -3,000
Daniel Negreanu ca
Daniel Negreanu
ca 127,000 67,000
Ryan Laplante us
Ryan Laplante
us 120,000 8,000
Brock Parker us
Brock Parker
us 118,000 118,000
Mark Gregorich us
Mark Gregorich
us 116,000 116,000

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Seven Hands Remaining

ajlamers • Level 10: 2,000-3,000, 0 ante

The tournament clock has been paused and each table will play seven more hands before the players bag their chips for the night.

Deeb Pays off Aldridge

ajlamers • Level 10: 2,000-3,000, 0 ante

A completed board of {k-Hearts}{8-Hearts}{4-Spades}{2-Clubs}{5-Clubs} was spread across the felt and Shaun Deeb checked from the big blind. Ken Aldridge stuck in a bet and Deeb contemplated what to do.

He reluctantly made the call and Aldridge turned over {6-Clubs}{4-Hearts}{4-Diamonds}{3-Spades} for a straight and six-low. Deeb mucked his cards and Aldridge raked in the pot.

Shaun Deeb us
Shaun Deeb
us 145,000 45,000
Ken Aldridge us
Ken Aldridge
us 120,000 30,000

Tags: Shaun DeebKen Aldridge

Linde Gets a Fold from Rosario

ajlamers • Level 10: 2,000-3,000, 0 ante

Dylan Linde raised it up from the cutoff and Shirley Rosario re-raised on the button. The blinds folded and Linde made the call.

The flop came {q-Clubs}{j-Hearts}{3-Spades} and Linde checked to Rosario who continued with a bet. Linde check-raised and Rosario called.

The turn brought the {8-Clubs} and Linde kept firing as Rosario called to see the {10-Diamonds} on the river. Linde bet one more time and Rosario finally slid her cards to the muck.

Dylan Linde us
Dylan Linde
us 161,000 99,000
Shirley Rosario us
Shirley Rosario
us 81,000 -144,000

Tags: Dylan LindeShirley Rosario

"Ace-Ace-Deuce"

ajlamers • Level 10: 2,000-3,000, 0 ante
Mike Matusow
Mike Matusow

Mike Matusow was in the small blind and heads-up with the player in the hijack. The flop came {k-Spades}{k-Clubs}{4-Clubs} and Matusow led out with a bet which his opponent called.

Matusow also led out on the {8-Hearts} turn and the {7-Diamonds} river. His opponent called both streets and Matusow tabled his hand {a-Spades}{a-Clubs}{j-Diamonds}{2-Spades}.

"Ace-ace-deuce," he announced. His opponent nodded and Matusow collected the pot.

Mike Matusow us
Mike Matusow
us 135,000 15,000

Tags: Mike Matusow