Garrett Riley is no stranger to HPT. He has several final tables but is still looking for his first victory with the tour.
Garrett Riley went card dead quite some time ago. He was down to 30k and had no choice but to go all-in from the small blind with jack-ten offsuit. Jeff Copeland had opened for 100k. Copeland had pocket kings and Riley needed a lot of help. The flop brough a king and Riley was drawing dead by the turn. He collects $3,307 for eighth place.
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Heartland Poker Tour returns to Colorado for another series at Golden Gates Casino July 10th through 22nd. HPT has a history of tournaments with monster prize pools at this venue in the quaint city of Black Hawk, nestled in the mountainside of the Rockies at an elevation of 8,500 feet.Read more
This weekend Hollywood Casino Columbus will host the first televised poker event in Ohio history. The Heartland Poker Tour $1,650 Main Event kicks off with the first of three starting flights Thursday at 2pm. Flights B and C are scheduled for Friday and Saturday, both noon starts. The tournament has a $500,000 guarantee.Read more