Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood Announces Winners of the 2023 Lucky Hearts Poker Open
2023 LHPO Champion Marius Gierse
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood concluded its 2023 Lucky Hearts Poker Open (LHPO) on Tuesday, Jan. 24. This was the biggest LHPO series in history with 16,320 total entries and total prize pools reaching nearly $15 million. In the headliner event, Marius Gierse of Germany bested 1,692 entries to take home $605,000, following a four-way chop.
- Aram Oganyan (Hollywood, Calif.) winning the $25,500 High Roller NLH (Re-Entry) for $480,175
- Aaron Flores (Chicago, Ill.) winning the $2,200 Deep Stack NLH (Re-Entry) for $97,935
- Benjamin Juhasz (Budapest, Hungary) winning the $5,000 Deep Stack Pot Limit Omaha (Re-Entry) for $64,125
- Brock Wilson (Ardsley, NY) winning the $5,000 Deep Stack No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry) for $129,530
About Seminole Hard Rock Poker
Seminole Hard Rock Poker encompasses four major poker series held annually at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida. In August 2013, the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open (SHRPO) was introduced to poker players around the world and featured a $10 million guarantee championship, the largest guarantee in history. In addition to the SHRPO, the Seminole Hard Rock Poker series’ includes the Seminole Hard Rock Lucky Hearts Poker Open (January), Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown (April) and Seminole Hard Rock “Rock ‘N’ Roll” Poker Open (November). All four series fall under the SHRPO umbrella with tournament news, live updates and championship live streaming. Visit www.SHRPO.com. Join the conversation at #SHRPO, and tag us @SHRPO.
About Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood is the flagship-integrated resort of Hard Rock International, owned by the Seminole Tribe of Florida. The renowned entertainment, gaming and hospitality destination unveiled a $1.5 billion expansion in 2019, highlighting the debut of the world’s first and only Guitar Hotel. Between three hotel towers, the resort boasts 1,271 luxury guestrooms. Amenities include a 42,000 square-foot Rock Spa® & Salon; an 18-acre recreational water experience; private “Bora Bora” style cabanas; more than 20 food and beverage outlets; an expansive gaming floor with more than 2,700 slots, more than 200 table games and a 45-table poker room; 120,000 square feet of premier meeting and convention space; and a 26,000 square-foot retail promenade. Hard Rock Live, ranked No. 5 worldwide in 2022 gross revenue for both Pollstar Magazine and Billboard in its respective categories, highlights A-list entertainers and performers, sporting events and live broadcast productions in an intimate 7,000-person capacity setting. Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood is located on 87 acres of the Hollywood Seminole Reservation along State Road 7 (U.S. Highway 441). For more information, visit us online at www.seminolehardrockhollywood.com, 1 (800) 937-0010 or follow us: Facebook: SeminoleHardRockHollywood, Twitter: @HardRockHolly, Instagram: @HardRockHolly.