Bolden & Larson Among Venetian 2022 DeepStack Extravaganza I Winners

From January 31-February 28, Venetian Las Vegas performed host to the 2022 DeepStack Extravaganza I, which introduced greater than $3.3 million in assured prize swimming pools over 41 occasions.

The sequence was once a large luck catering to a mixed 8,355 entrants and awarding $5,544,276 in prize cash, now not together with any satellite tv for pc motion. 2021 Wynn Thousands and thousands champ Andrew Moreno was once victorious in Match #27: $2,500 Final Stack for $242,293 and recently spoke about his decision not to chop here.

Any other giant winner was once Ron West, who took down the MSPT $1,100 Poker Bowl VI for $168,488. You’ll be able to read more about that tournament in our recap here.

Different winners during the sequence incorporated Peter Hengsakul (Match #13: $600 NLH Monster Stack for $18,168), Tuan Mai (Match #18: $400 Final Stack and Match #29: $1,100 Monster Stack for $39,421), Nesrin Can (Match #33: $600 NLH Monster Stack for $43,000), Tony Tran (Match #38: $600 Final Stack for $75,389), and Bin Weng (Match #40: $600 NLH Monster Stack).

Here is a take a look at a few different notable winners from the sequence.

David Larson Takes Down Match #3: $600 NLH Monster Stack

David Larson
David Larson

Early on within the sequence, Match #3: $600 No-Restrict Grasp’em Monster Stack attracted 109 runners and introduced up a $55,590 prize pool to the highest dozen finishers. Amongst the ones to money have been poker couple Christina Gollins and Elvis Toomas, who would later make headlines on the 2022 Wynn Thousands and thousands for a prop wager that noticed one among them go all in dark in the very first hand!

Finally, it was once eight-time Global Collection of Poker (WSOP) Circuit ring winner David Larson besting Jeremy Becker in heads-up play to say the trophy and $16,676 best prize.

Match #3: $600 NLH Monster Stack Ultimate Desk Effects

Position Participant Place of birth Prize
1 David Larson Las Vegas, NV $16,676
2 Jeremy Becker Tampa, FL $10,340
3 Elvis Toomas Sylmar, CA $7,282
4 Mark Johnson Las Vegas, NV $5,281
5 Christina Gollins Henderson, NV $3,891
6 Charbel Kanterjian Canada $3,002
7 Jack Bittker Rochester, NY $2,335
8 Bradley Dehaven Stevensville, MD $1,779

Gary Bolden Binks Match #16

Gary Bolden
Gary Bolden

On February 12, Match #16: $1,100 NLH Double Stack attracted 231 entries who generated a $225,225 prize pool. That was once disbursed among the highest 24 finishers together with Adam Demersseman (tenth – $4,842), Kyle Kitagawa (twelfth – $4,144), Michael Wang (18th – $3,153), Eric 1st Earl Baldwin of Bewdley (twentieth – $2,815), Mitchell Halverson (twenty third – $2,635), and Kyna England (twenty fourth – $2,635).

The general desk was once comprised of a few giant names as smartly together with Ryan Laplante (eighth – $5,676), Ralph Massey (sixth – $9,302), and Tuan Mai (fifth – $12,455), simply to call a couple of. Finally, it was once poker professional Gary Bolden besting MSPT champ Steve Wilkie in heads-up to win the match for $57,208 and upload any other Venetian trophy to his résumé.

Match #16: $1,1000 NLH Double Stack Ultimate Desk Effects

Position Participant Place of birth Prize
1 Gary Bolden Las Vegas, NV $57,208
2 Steve Wilkie Arvada, CO $36,126
3 Pierce McKellar Las Vegas, NV $25,676
4 Victor Paredes Modesto, CA $16,892
5 Tuan Mai San Jose, CA $12,455
6 Ralph Massey Las Vegas, NV $9,302
7 Christopher Herrin Oologah, OK $7,297
8 Ryan Laplante Las Vegas, NV $5,676
Date Event Entries Prize Pool Winner Place of birth Prize
2-Feb-22 Match #1: $400 Final Stack 468 $154,440 Liran Betito Las Vegas, NV $27,449
1-Feb-22 Match #2: $300 NLH Survivor 40 $10,000 4 Winners N/A $2,500
2-Feb-22 Match #3: $600 Monster Stack 109 $55,590 David Larson Las Vegas, NV $16,676
2-Feb-22 Match #4: $300 NLH Survivor 40 $10,000 4 Winners N/A $2,500
5-Feb-22 Match #5: $800 Final Bounty 829 $572,010 Dantram Huynh San Diego, CA $68,214
3-Feb-22 Match #6: $300 NLH Survivor 56 $14,000 8 Winners N/A $2,500
6-Feb-22 Match #7: $600 Monster Stack 130 $66,300 David Moshe Vancouver, WA $15,580
7-Feb-22 Match #8: $400 Monster Stack 140 $46,900 Matthew Betti Reno, NV $9,926
7-Feb-22 Match #9: $300 NLH Bounty 69 $17,250 Matthew Raffoul Canada $2,204
8-Feb-22 Match #10: $400 NLH 147 $49,245 Victor Paredes Modesto, CA $14,036
8-Feb-22 Match #11: $300 NLH Survivor 73 $18,250 7 Winners N/A $2,413
  Match #12: Mega Satellite tv for pc          
9-Feb-22 Match #13: $600 NLH Monster Stack 154 $78,540 Peter Hengsakul Las Vegas, NV $18,168
9-Feb-22 Match #14: $300 NLH Survivor 51 $12,750 6 winners N/A $2,300
12-Feb-22 Match #15: $1,100 MSPT Poker Bowl VI 1,027 $991,055 Ron West Los Angeles, CA $168,488
12-Feb-22 Match #16: $1,100 NLH Seep Stack 231 $225,225 Gary Bolden Las Vegas, NV $57,208
2/13/22 Match #17: $300 NLH Bounty 100 $27,250 Xinliang Xu Tucson, AZ $4,904
2/16/22 Match #18: $400 Final Stack 596 $196,680 Tuan Mai San Jose, CA $33,518
2/14/22 Match #19: $300 NLH Survivor 55 $13,750 7 winners N/A $1,965
2/15/22 Match #20: $300 NLH Survivor 57 $14,250 5 winners N/A $2,500
2/16/22 Match #21: $600 NLH Monster Stack 162 $82,620 Alex Proano Hermosa Seashore, CA $13,660
2/16/22 Match #22: $300 NLH Survivor 63 $15,750 6 winners N/A $2,500
  Match #23: Mega Satellite tv for pc          
2/17/22 Match #24: $1,100 NLH Monster Stack 195 $189,150 Brian Cunningham Portland, OR $49,822
2/17/22 Match #25: $300 NLH Survivor 80 $20,000 8 winners N/A $2,400
  Match #26: Mega Satellite tv for pc          
2/20/22 Match #27: $2,500 Final Stack 542 $1,233,050 Andrew Moreno Las Vegas, NV $242,293
  Match #28: Mega Satellite tv for pc          
2/20/22 Match #29: $1,100 Monster Stack 177 $171,690 Tuan Mai San Jose, CA $39,421
2/20/22 Match #30: $300 NLH Bounty 85 $21,250 James Rice Cherry Hill Village, CO $3,495
2/21/22 Match #31: $600 NLH Monster Bounty 233 $118,830 Shawn Motameni Redwood Town, CA $20,544
2/21/22 Match #32: $400 PLO 8/B 89 $30,260 John Nidhiry Rockville, MD $9,684
2/24/22 Match #33: $600 NLH Monster Stack 553 $280,371 Nesrin Can Turkey $43,000
2/22/22 Match #34: $300 NLH Bounty 76 $19,000 Guilherme Oliveira Chammas Brazil $3,041
2/23/22 Match #35: $300 NLH Survivor 87 $21,750 8 winners N/A $2,500
2/24/22 Match #36: $600 NLH Senior Monster Stack 180 $91,800 Mohamed Mamouni France $23,039
2/24/22 Match #37: $300 Survivor 124 $31,000 12 winners N/A $2,500
2/28/22 Match #38: $600 Final Stack 974 $491,870 Tony Tran Philadelphia, PA $75,389
2/25/22 Match #39: $400 PLO 61 $20,740 Badr Imejjane Frisco, TX $6,740
2/28/22 Match #40: $600 NLH Monster Stack 216 $110,160 Bin Weng Philadelphia, PA $27,980
2/28/22 Match #41: $300 NLH Survivor 86 $21,500 8 Winners N/A $2,500

The following match sequence is already underway at Venetian within the March DeepStack Showdown. Early winners in that sequence come with Scott Stewart (Match #5: $1,100 NLH Monster Stack for $51,752) and Kenny Huynh (Match #7: $800 NLH Final Stack). Click here for a look at the full schedule.

*Pictures courtesy of Venetian Poker.

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