Six players returned to the felt at the PokerGO Studio at ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas on Thursday, all vying for the title in Stairway To Millions Event #1: $1,100 NL Hold'em. After a brisk two hours of play, Daniel Sepiol emerged victorious to take home $28,500. Included
Daniel Sepiol moved all-in for his last 925,000 from early position, and Josh Willard called next to act for his last 325,000. Action folded to Lee Alejandro on the button, and he used a time extension before he called all-in for approximately 800,000. Sepiol: [Ah8d] Willard: [7h7d] Alejandro: [AcKc] The board ran
Daniel Sepiol jammed in his 225,000 chips from the cutoff and Mehdi Anooshahr called in the big blind. Sepiol: [Jd2d] Anooshahr: [jHtH] Sepiol was dominated but the [9s9c6c2hQh] runout gave him some help on the turn to stay alive, as he hopes to continue chipping up.
Justin Saliba opened to 800,000 in the cutoff and Daniel Sepiol jammed in the small blind. Saliba called for his 1,950,000 stack. Saliba: [AhQc] Daniel Sepiol: [9h9d] The players were flipping and the [Kc5c3c4cAc] board ran out all clubs to keep Saliba alive with the better flush, as Sepiol is left with under
Daniel Sepiol jammed in the small blind and Josh Willard called off his 325,000 remaining chips in the big blind. Willard: [Ad7s] Sepiol: [Kh5s] The board ran out [Ts7h5s4sTc] and Willard stayed alive after flopping a better pair and holding.