Over the weekend, Carter Gill made his fifth straight final table in the Latin America region. It was only November when Gill had his last victory, he won the Latin American Poker Tour Season 6 Grand Final in Punta del Esta, Uruguay, and on Saturday he found victory again by topping a field of 1,290 players to take home the Latin Series of Poker Millions Main Event in Panama for $175,070.
Final Table Results
Guillermo Echevarria was the first elimination from the table, and it came after Adam Reynolds raised from the button and called an all-in shove for 670,000.
Reynolds didn’t stay in the game much longer. Reynolds followed Oscar Ortiz out the door in 7th place settling for $26,190. After running his double queen’s straight into double aces of winner Gill.
Francis Cruz was the next to go in sixth place for $33,950, followed by Team PokerStars Pro Jose Barbero in fifth place taking home $43,625. His demise came in Level 29 when he moved all in under the gun despite being short-stacked and Leonardo Tarazona called from the big blind.
Tarazona was the next to fall, followed by Maziar Keshavarzi in third place who took home $75,675. Gill then faced off against Raz Alon holding a 4-1 chip lead. In the final hand, Alon opened for 200,000 from the button only to find Gill had three-bet to 600,000. Alon upped the stakes with a four-bet of 1.1 million and then called when Gill went all in with his hand. Gill managed to eliminate Alon in second place and lay claim to another title.
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