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2013 44th Annual World Series of Poker The Official WSOP Live Updates

Sunday, June 16, 2013 to Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Event #30: $1,000 No-Limit Hold'em

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  • Buy-in: $1,000
  • Prizepool: $1,897,200
  • Entries: 2,108
  • Remaining: 0


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Tuesday, June 18, 2013 2:31 PM Local Time
Final Table Line Up

Event 30 Final Table

The players have now returned from break and are officially at a WSOP final table. There is just over 7 minutes remaining on the clock in this level.

1Jonathan Thompson
2Mathew Seer
3Jesse McEuen
4Mike Pickett
5Carter Myers
6Chris Dombrowski
7Dimitar Yosifov
8Mathew Moore
9Christopher Bolek
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 2:08 PM Local Time
Updated Chip Counts

The final nine players are heading on a short break, here are the official counts.

Dimitar Yosifov1,550,00085,000
Carter Myers1,302,000292,000
Mathew Moore760,000-30,000
Mike Pickett610,000148,000
Chris Dombrowski565,000-78,000
Jonathan Thompson429,000429,000
Jesse McEuen407,000-51,000
Christopher Bolek355,000355,000
Mathew Seer350,000350,000
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 2:06 PM Local Time
Ben Greenberg Eliminated in 10th Place ($20,015)

Ben Greenberg

Carter Myers raised to 32,000 from middle position. After some serious thought, Ben Greenberg moved all in for his final 400,000. Myers made the call and we were off the races with :


The race was over before it began when Myers flopped a jack on the    . The river   sealed Greenberg's fate and was followed by the   river.

With Greenberg's elimination, the tournament has reached the final table and will be restarting from the feature table soon. Keep here on PokerNews for real-time hand-for-hand coverage.

Ben Greenberg0-415,000
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 1:49 PM Local Time
Jacks for Moore

Dimitar Yosifov opened to 32,000 and Ben Greenberg made the call next to act before Mathew Moore three-bet to 89,000. Yosifov folded by Greenberg made the call before both players took their time on each street before checking down the       board.

Greenberg tabled his   , but it would be Moore's    that would see him scoop the pot to move to nearly 800,000 in chips.

Mathew Moore790,000209,000
Ben Greenberg415,000-95,000
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 1:39 PM Local Time
He Who 3-Bets

Play has slowed significantly since reaching the final table. The last five hands were all won by the person who 3-bet. Of those five hands, three of them were won by our chip leader Dimitar Yosifov.

Playtika - Jason Alexander
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 1:31 PM Local Time
Aces Up for Dombrowski

From the small blind Carter Myers made it 36,000 to go and Chris Dombrowski defended his big blind to see the dealer drop a     flop.

Both players checked as the   landed on the turn and again Myers tapped the table. Dombrowski slid out a 28,000-chip bet only to have Myers check-raise to 83,000.

Pausing for a few moments to contemplate, Dombrowski would eventually call as the   landed on the river and both players checked.

Myers tabled his   , but it would be Dombrowski's    that would see him win the pot.

Tuesday, June 18, 2013 1:29 PM Local Time
Unofficial Final Table

With the recent eliminations of Ryan Riess, we are now down to the unofficial final table of ten.

1Jonathan Thompson
2Mathew Seer
3Jesse McEuen
4Mike Pickett
5Carter Myers
6Chris Dombrowski
7Dimitar Yosifov
8Ben Greenberg
9Mathew Moore
10Christopher Bolek
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 1:27 PM Local Time
Ryan Riess Eliminated in 11th Place ($20,015)

Ryan Riess in 11th Place

Dimitar Yosifov opened to 37,000 from the button. Ryan Riess put his remaining 306,000 stack in the middle and Yosifov snap called.


Riess was not happy to see he was dominated and he didn't find any help on the       board. With the elimination of Riess in 11th place, the players will be drawing seats for the unofficial final table.

Dimitar Yosifov1,465,000310,000
Ryan Thomas Riess0-306,000
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 1:20 PM Local Time
Chop It Up

Christopher Bolek opened to 32,000 from under the gun only to have Mathew Moore three-bet to 68,000. With the action on Mathew Seer on the button he moved all in for roughly 300,000. Bolek folded and Moore made the call.


The board ran out       to see the pot chopped up.

Tuesday, June 18, 2013 1:16 PM Local Time
Thien Le Eliminated in 12th Place ($20,015)

Thien Le

Thien Le moved in from late position for his remaining stack with    and was called by Ben Greenberg in the big blind holding   .

Le was ahead to start the hand but that quickly changed on the     flop. Le couldn't find one of his two outs on the   turn or river   river and would hit the rail in 12th place.

Ben Greenberg510,000124,000
Thien Le0-142,000
Playtika - Jason Alexander
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 1:06 PM Local Time
Thomas Miller Eliminated in 13th Place ($15,822)

Tommy Miller

From middle position Thomas Miller moved all in for a little over 200,000 only to have Carter Myers isolate-shove from the small blind.


In the lead and racing for his tournament life, Miller would unfortunately see the dealer spread a     flop before the   and   completed the board on the turn and river sending Miller out in 13th for a $15,822 payday.

Carter Myers1,010,000192,000
Thomas Miller0-204,000
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 1:02 PM Local Time
Play Underway

The cards are now in the air for Day 3 of Event 30.

The plan is to firstly play down to a final table of nine before moving to the feature table in the ESPN Thunderdome!

Tuesday, June 18, 2013 12:11 PM Local Time
Final Day of Event 30; Dimitar Yosifov Leads!

Chip Leader Dimitar Yosifov

Welcome back to the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino and the 2013 World Series of Poker for Day 3 of the Event #30: $1,000 No Limit Hold'em.

13 players are returning to battle down until just one remains with their hands solely resting on the gold bracelet and $346,332 first prize.

Bulgarian Dimitar Yosifov bagged the most chips late last night with 1,150,000 and sits several hundred thousand clear of his nearest rival Carter Myers with 818,000 as the final 13 line up as follows.

TableSeatPlayerChip Count
4471Ryan Thomas Riess306,000
4472Thien Le142,000
4473Carter Myers818,000
4474Mike Pickett462,000
4475Ben Greenberg386,000
4478Thomas Miller204,000
4479Dimitar Yosifov1,155,000
4521Jesse McEuen458,000
4525Mathew Seer338,000
4526Chris Dombrowski643,000
4527Jonathan Thompson358,000
4528Christopher Bolek470,000
4529Mathew Moore581,000

Play is set to begin at 1:00 p.m. local time with the PokerNews live reporting team covering all the action as we play down from a final 13 down to the newest WSOP gold bracelet champion.