Monday, April 29, 2019

SPENSER CRAMER - WINNER - HPT COLUMBUS - $195,223


Spenser @TheGrinder02 Cramer defeated @RyanWince heads-up to earn the $195,223 first prize, taking down the $500,000 Guaranteed @HPTpoker $1,650 Main Event at @HollywoodCbus casino in Columbus, OH.

Cramer chipped Wince down in their heads-up match, then picked up Aces on the final hand as Wince shoved with 8-9. Cramer held and took down the title and the payout that includes a $3,500 package to the HPT Season XV Championship. Wince earned $118,434 as runner-up.

Manny Sah (3rd, $77,621), Jeff Hart (4th, $53,934), Thila Narayanan (5th, $31,194) and former MSPT champ Abdul Amer (6th, 30,418)  rounded out the top six cashes at the final table.

The first three players eliminated at the final table - Kevin Eyster (7th, $25,561), Adam Friedman (8th, $21,301) and Joey Couden (9th, $17,041)  - combined for almost $9 million in career earning.

Others who cashed in the Main Event included Mike Sabbia (11th), Nick Guagenti (14th), Ben Grise (15th), HPT Pittsburgh winner Dan Wagner (20th), Mike Comisso (22nd), Shawn Roberts (26th), Keven Stammen (30th), Craig Casino (35th), Andrew Spears (39th) and Cody Brinn (51st).

Here's the final Main Event results


4.25-292019HPT ColumbusMain Event
588Entries
$855,540PrizePool
63PlacesPaid
1st inc. $3500HPT ChampsPackage
1SpenserCramer$195,223
2RyanWince$118,434
3MandeepSah$77,621
4JeffHart$53,934
5ThilaNarayanan$39,194
6AbdulAmer$30,418
7KevinEyster$25,561
8AdamFriedman$21,301
9JosephCouden$17,041
10GriffinAbel$13,121
11MichaelSabbia$13,121
12BradyChurches$13,121
13BryantMiller$9,798
14NickGuagenti$9,798
15BenGrise$9,798
16BryanFrye$7,498
17GregYeager$7,498
18HalRutholz$7,498
19GregRitter$5,623
20DanielWagner$5,623
21JerryMiller$5,623
22MichaelComisso$5,623
23CalebKing$5,623
24KeithThurman$5,623
25RichardRusso$5,623
26ShawnRoberts$5,623
27XavierSuggs$5,623
28AronDermer$4,686
29MichaelPempin$4,686
30KevenStammen$4,686
31MichaelMorgan$4,686
32JesseMcIntyre$4,686
33KyeMcCalla$4,686
34RonaldBell$4,686
35CraigCasino$4,686
36PeterFroehlich$4,686
37MarkWahba$3,919
38VitaliyNeyman$3,919
39AndrewSpears$3,919
40DerrickRose$3,919
41BrandonWetzel$3,919
42HarpreetPadda$3,919
43DarwinSmith$3,919
44JosiaSantos$3,919
45RickyMoorehead$3,919
46AnthonyKelly$3,323
47JeffGoodrich$3,323
48HowardCalderon$3,323
49GregoryRuckel$3,323
50JaredPalmer$3,323
51CodyBrinn$3,323
52MichaelRullo$3,323
53AkihikoUra$3,323
54NicholasZautra$3,323
55MaxMcGuffin$3,067
56MichaelRossito$3,067
57VamshidharKanjarla$3,067
58FrankLagodich$3,067
59GeorgeJanssen$3,067
60BryantMadison$3,067
61RaymondEzzie$3,067
62JordanMiller$3,067
63BrentBallentine$3,067

-- Dan Ross, Hold'em Media Live

RYAN WINCE - 2ND PLACE - $118,434


Spenser Cramer opens for 360,000, Ryan Wince moves all in for his last 1,805,000 and Cramer snap-calls in their heads-up match for the April 2019 $500,000 Guaranteed @HPTpoker $1,650 @Hollywood_Poker title.

The cards go up and Wince has run in to the biggest of them all.

Cramer - AdAc
Wince - 9s8s

The board runs out 6h9cJc2s3c and Wince is eliminated in second place, cashing for $118,434

Entries - 1/588

-- Dan Ross, Hold'em Media Live

HEADS-UP FOR HPT COLUMBUS TITLE


The field is down two two players in the $500,000 Guaranteed @HPTpoker $1,650 Main Event at @HollywoodCbus, a heads-up match is set bewteen Spenser Cramer (pictured, above) and Ryan Wince (below). Cramer has 11,000,000, and Wince has 6,525,000. The winner receives $195,223 - including a $3,500 HPT Championship Package, with the runner-up taking home $118,434.


SB Ante - 60000
Blinds - 60000/120000
Entries - 2/588

-- Dan Ross, Hold'em Media Live

MANNY SAH - 3RD PLACE - $77,621


Manny Sah moves all in for his last 1,490,000 and Spenser Cramer makes the call to put Sah at risk at the $500,000 guaranteed @HPTpoker Columbus $1,650 Main Event final table.

Sah - Ah3d
Cramer - 9c9s

The board runs out 7s6hTsQs5h and Sah is eliminated in 3rd place, cashing for $77,621.

The heads-up match between Cramer and Jeff Hart starts in a few minutes.

Ante - 60000
Blinds - 60000/120000
Entries - 2/588

-- Dan Ross, Hold'em Media Live

JEFF HART - 4TH PLACE - $53,934



Spenser Cramer opens to 300,000, Jeff Hart moves all in and Cramer snap-calls to create the biggest pot so far in the @HPTpoker Columbus Main Event - and Hart has run in to the Biggest Pair of them all.

Cramer - AcAs
Hart - JsJc

The board runs out Kh6c3cTdAh and Hart is eliminated in 4th place, cashing for $53,934.

Cramer moves to 7,000,000

SB Ante - 60000
Blinds - 60000/120000
Entries - 3/588

-- Dan Ross, Hold'em Media Live

THILA NARAYANAN - 5TH PLACE - $39,194


Thila Narayanan moves all in preflop for his last and Spensen Cramer makes the call, putting Narayanan at risk of finishing 5th in the HPT Columbus Main Event.

Cramer - AcTd
Narayanan - AdQc

Cramer takes the lead on the 5s4sTc flop, holding on through the 5d9c turn and river, eliminating Narayanan in 5th place, a $39,194 cash.

Cramer moves to 4 million.

Level - 29
SB Ante - 50000
Blinds - 50000/100000
Entries - 4/588

-- Dan Ross, Hold'em Media Live

ABDUL AMER - 6TH PLACE - $30,418


Jeff Hart, Ryan Wince, Manny Sah and Thila Narayanan all head to the flop, with Abdul Amer all in from the SB for his last 1BB.

All players check the 7dAsAh flop. The turn is 5c and Wince bets out, the other players stepping aside and up go the cards.

Wince - 5h5d
Amer - 7h6c and is live, but the river is 3d and Amer is eliminated in 6th place, cashing for $30,418

Wince moves to 5,500,000 and play now shifts as the ante is the cost of the SB for the rest of the event.

SB Ante - 50000
Blinds - 50000/100000
Entries - 5/588

-- Dan Ross, Hold'em Media Live