WSOP 2013 Pot-Limit Hold’em Event #19 won by Davidi Kitai

June 13, 2013 in 2013 WSOP news

WSOP 2013 Pot-Limit Hold'em Event #19 won by Davidi KitaiDavidi Kitai outlasted a field of 195 entrants to win Pot-Limit Hold’em Event #19 and his second bracelet. In the third day sixteen players made it and Jesse Martin who was the chip leader was eliminated in 10th place. Dan Kelly was another early lost as he finished 12th.

At the final table Kitai had the lead in chips and never lost it despite having opponents like Dario Minieri (8th), Bertrand “ElkY” Grospellier (7th) and Eugene Katchalov (5th). He made it to the final table with a big lead after busting Vincent Bartello (3rd place) and Dimitar Danchev (4th).

In heads-up play Katz went all in with Kings against Kitai’s Jacks. The flop came with another Jack giving Kitai the wing and his second bracelet.

Below are the rankings.

Place Player Country Prize
1 Davidi Kitai Belgium $224,560
2 Cary Katz USA $138,794
3 Vincent Bartello USA $103,628
4 Dimitar Danchev Bulgaria $77,893
5 Eugene Katchalov Ukraine $58,912
6 Kristina Holst USA $44,844
7 Bertrand Grospellier France $34,341
8 Dario Minieri Italy $26,468
9 Chris Johnson USA $20,520


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