TOURNAMENT STRUCTURE

2013 44th Annual World Series of Poker

Event #19: $5,000 Pot-Limit Hold'em
Sunday, June 9, 2013 to Tuesday, June 11, 2013

LEVEL BLINDS CALL OR MAKE IT
1 50-75 75 150 to 275
2 50-100 100 200 to 350
3 75-150 150 300 to 525
4 100-200 200 400 to 700
5 150-300 300 600 TO 1,050
6 200-400 400 800 to 1,400
7 250-500 500 1,000-1,750
8 300-600 600 1,200-2,100
  REMOVE 25 CHIPS  
9 400-800 800 1,600-2,800
10 500-1,000 1,000 2,000-3,500
11 600-1,200 1,200 2,400-4,200
12 800-1,600 1,600 3,200-5,600
13 1,000-2,000 2,000 4,000-7,000
14 1,200-2,400 2,400 4,800-8,400
  REMOVE 100 CHIPS  
15 1,500-3,000 3,000 6,000-10,500
16 2,000-4,000 4,000 8,000-14,000
17 2,500-5,000 5,000 10,000-17,500
18 3,000-6,000 6,000 12,000-21,000
  REMOVE 500 CHIPS  
19 4,000-8,000 8,000 16,000-28,000
20 5,000-10,000 10,000 20,000-35,000
21 6,000-12,000 12,000 24,000-42,000
22 8,000-16,000 16,000 32,000-56,000
23 10,000-20,000 20,000 40,000-70,000
24 12,000-24,000 24,000 48,000-84,000
  REMOVE 1,000 CHIPS  
25 15,000-30,000 30,000 60,000-105,000
26 20,000-40,000 40,000 80,000-140,000
27 25,000-50,000 50,000 100,000-175,000
28 30,000-60,000 60,000 120,000-210,000
29 40,000-80,000 80,000 160,000-280,000

  • Players begin with 15,000 in tournament chips.
  • All levels last 60 minutes.
  • Breaks on day one will be 15, 30 and 15 minutes.
  • Breaks on days 2 and 3, excluding dinner, will last 20 minutes.
  • There will be a 60-minute dinner break on days 2 and 3 after the completion of 6 levels.
  • Day 1: Play will continue until the completion of level 8.
  • Day 2: Play will resume at 2:00 PM and continue until the completion of 10 levels.
  • Day 3: Play will resume at 2:00 PM and continue until a winner has been determined.
  • Play may be extended should this event require more than 10 levels to reach a winner on day 3.
  • 4.2% of the total entry pool will be withheld for entry fees.
  • 1.8% of the total entry pool will be withheld for tournament staff.