Event 14 of the World Cup of Cards was yet another new tournament here at Playground Poker Club, as it was a 5-card Pot Limit Omaha 6-max event with re-entries permitted until the end of late registration. A total of 64 entries took place for this unique tournament, which was of a $150 + $15 buy-in.
The final table began at 7 players, all of which locked in a cash prize. The first two eliminations were fairly quick, however 5-handed action went on for 3 full levels. At some point, the final 5 decided to make some changes to the payout structure, guaranteeing themselves all at least $1,100 for their efforts.
Action picked up a little after the deal was made, and before long it was Bob T and Nicolas Valette-Heiler who found themselves heads-up for the title. Bob began with the lead, however Nicolas chipped away at him to take control of the match. Bob then decided to change gears, and went on to win the last 9 hands of the event, finally finding himself all-in with versus the of Nicolas. With the board showing , Bob made a straight to knock his opponent out and claim victory in Event 14.
Event 14 Champion: Bob T – $2,352.00
Event 14 runner-up: Nicolas Valette-Heiler – $2,050.00