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Kunduru, Rogers Headed to 2020 NHC After Contest Wins

May 13, 2019

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With two contests on the same day, Saturday, May 11 saw Peter Rogers capture the 2019 SSC Invitational while Sagar Kunduru won the $250 NHC Qualifier.  Both men will be going to the 2020 NHC in Las Vegas with 2nd-place finishers Eddie Herman and Jennifer Prince joining them.

Rogers bested the SSC field of 45 entries by turning his $200 starting bankroll into $1,690.70.  Kunduru turned his $150 starting bankroll into $4,923.60 to defeat the other 157 participants in the $250 NHC Qualifier.

Below are the final results for both of Saturday’s contests.

SSC Invitational Top 5

FinishNameBankrollPrize
1stPete Rogers$1,690.70NHC seat
2ndEddie Herman$1,152NHC seat
3rdRocco Lombardi$701
4thBernard Reilly$594
5thBob Jeffery$476

$250 NHC Qualifier Top 10

FinishNameBankrollPrize
1stSagar Kunduru$4,923.60NHC seat, $4,150
2ndJennifer Prince$4,088.85NHC seat, $1660
3rdDavid Wolff$3,499.75$996
4thVincent DiPolo$2,279.50$581
5thJennifer Prince$1,500$290.50
6thRocco Lombardi$1,208$124.50
7thEric Wing$830$124.50
8thChris Olsson$759$124.50
9thStanley Bavlish$704$124.50
10thMathew Levy$601.50$124.50