Hands #159 - 162: Tyler Patterson Wins WPT bestbet Bounty Scramble ($375,270)

Nov 10, 2015

Hand 159

Ben Zamani folds his button.

Hand 160 

Tyler Patterson folds his button.

Hand 161 

Ben Zamani raises to 240,000 on the button and Tyler Patterson calls out of the big blind. The flop is Club 8Spade 4Spade 2 and Patterson checks. Zamani bets 215,000 and Patterson calls.

The turn is the Spade K and Patterson checks again. Zamani checks behind and the river is the Heart 3. Patterson bets 300,000 and Zamani calls and Patterson shows Heart 5Heart 4, good for a pair of fours, and Zamani mucks his hand.

Hand 162

Champion Tyler Patterson

Tyler Patterson raises to 255,000 on the button and Ben Zamani moves all in out of the big blind for 2,455,000. Patterson takes a minute in the tank and then calls. Patterson shows Spade ASpade 9 and is in the lead against Zamani’s Diamond QClub J.

The flop is Heart KHeart 10Spade 4 and Zamani flops an open-ended straight draw. He is looking for one of Patterson’s cards to make the nut straight, along with his pair outs. The turn is the Club 4 and Patterson is one card away from a WPT title.

The river is the Club K, keeping Patterson in the lead and eliminating Zamani in second place and winning his first WPT title, a Hublot watch, a seat into the WPT Tournament of Champions and $375,270. Patterson also picks up an additional $2,500 for getting to keep his own bounty.

Zamani picks up $252,267 for his runner-up finish in Jacksonville, adding to an already impressive tournament resume.

Tyler Patterson – WPT bestbet Bounty Scramble Champion ($375,270)
Ben Zamani – Eliminated in second place ($252,267)

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