High Roller tournaments returned to ARIA Resort & Casino this week with two $10,000 buy-in high roller tournaments, and two $25,000 buy-in high roller tournaments. The two $10,000 buy-in tournaments would see Nick Petrangelo best a 44-entrant field to win $126,980, while Sean Perry topped a 53-entrant field to pocket $169,600.
On Wednesday, a total of 44 entrants created a prize pool of $440,000 that paid the top seven finishers. Petrangelo would defeat Brock Wilson heads-up to win the $126,980 first-place prize and see his lifetime tournament earnings surpass $17.6 million.
|ARIA High Rollers – Event #1: $10,000 No-Limit Hold’em|
|1st||Nick Petrangelo||United States||$126,980|
|2nd||Brock Wilson||United States||$119,420|
|3rd||Alex Foxen||United States||$66,000|
|4th||Sean Winter||United States||$44,000|
|5th||Sean Perry||United States||$35,200|
|6th||Joey Weissman||United States||$26,400|
|7th||Barry Hutter||United States||$22,000|
Thursday’s tournament attracted a 53-entrant field and created a prize pool of $530,000. Both Barry Hutter and Alex Foxen collected their second consecutive cash, as did Perry who emerged victorious to collect the $169,600 first-place prize after defeating Ali Imsirovic heads-up. Perry now has eclipsed over $1.17 million in lifetime tournament earnings.
|ARIA High Rollers – Event #2: $10,000 No-Limit Hold’em|
|1st||Sean Perry||United States||$169,600|
|2nd||Ali Imsirovic||Bosnia and Herzegovina||$111,300|
|4th||Seth Davies||United States||$53,000|
|5th||Alex Foxen||United States||$42,400|
|6th||Thomas Winters||United States||$31,800|
|8th||Barry Hutter||United States||$21,200|