WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Final Table Set; Pahuja Leads

The final television table of six is set at the WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown in South Florida. The chip leader at the final table on Wednesday will be Mukul Pahuja with 18,895,000. Pahuja is running away with the Season XII WPT Player of the Year race with his third final table of the…

Matt Clark
Apr 16, 2014

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The final television table of six is set at the Enfrentamiento de póquer Seminole Hard Rock del WPT in South Florida. The chip leader at the final table on Wednesday will be Mukul Pahuja with 18,895,000.

Pahuja is running away with the Season XII WPT Player of the Year race with his third final table of the season. Pahuja will increase his POY lead no matter where he finishes at the final table, but if he wins the tournament he will win the POY title outright tomorrow night. Joining him is a formidable group of challengers, including Matt Stout, Chance Kornuth, Jacob Bazeley, James Mackey, and Eric Afriat. Here is a look at the final table seating chart with chip counts.

Seat 1. Eric Afriat – 6,760,000 (42 bb)
Seat 2. Jacob Bazeley – 7,305,000 (45 bb)
Seat 3. James Mackey – 11,680,000 (73 bb)
Asiento 4. Chance Kornuth – 5,315,000 (33bb)
Seat 5. Matt Stout – 3,665,000 (22 bb)
Seat 6. Mukul Pahuja – 18,895,000 (118 bb)

Aquí hay un vistazo al premio en metálico en juego en la mesa final.

1: $ 1,081,184
2: $ 691,965
3: $ 441,128
4: $ 371,931
5: $ 308,501
6: $ 247,954

There were 18 players who started the day but by the end of the night all but the final half dozen had fallen. Notables to cash on Day 4 were Justin Young (13th place), Jeff Gross (10th place), Matt Glantz (ninth place), Barry Hutter (eighth place), and Blake Purvis (seventh place).

Tune back in tomorrow at 3:30 PM EDT to follow along with all of the action at the final table in hand-for-hand live updates, real-time chip counts, and photos.

In the meantime, check out the video highlights from Day 4: