Event #19: $565 Pot-Limit Omaha
Jours

Event Info

Buy-in $565
Prize Pool $1,209,500
Players 2419

Info Niveau

Niveau 33
Blinds 80,000 / 160,000
Ante 0

Highlights

Highlights

Niveau:
30
Blinds:
40,000/80,000
Ante:
0

Heroux Double-Barrels Varnell

mnuwwarah • Niveau 29: 30,000-60,000, 0 ante

Maxime Heroux raised to 180,000 in the cutoff and Craig Varnell defended big blind. The flop came {2-Spades}{5-Clubs}{5-Diamonds} and Varnell check-called 100,000. On the {3-Spades} turn, he checked and Heroux slid in a two-handed bet of 280,000. Varnell tanked awhile and folded, saying he had a straight draw.

Meanwhile Jonathan Duhamel has gotten a raise and a three-bet shove through to help himself climb out of the basement.

Maxime Heroux ca
Maxime Heroux
ca 2,150,000 360,000
Craig Varnell us
Craig Varnell
us 1,750,000 -450,000
Jonathan Duhamel ca
Jonathan Duhamel
ca 825,000 285,000

Tags: Maxime HerouxCraig Varnell

Mehmood Check-Jams

[user339870] • Niveau 29: 30,000-60,000, 0 ante

Maxime Heroux raised to 150,000 from middle position and Omar Mehmood called from the small blind.

The flop came {7-Clubs}{5-Clubs}{2-Spades} and Mehmood checked. Heroux bet 300,000 and Mehmood check-raised all-in for 895,000. After asking the dealer to verify the bet and spending about half a minute in the tank, Heroux folded and Mehmood took the pot to chip up substantially.

Maxime Heroux ca
Maxime Heroux
ca 1,790,000 35,000
Omar Mehmood us
Omar Mehmood
us 1,525,000 810,000

Tags: Maxime HerouxOmar Mehmood

Zimmerman Doubles Through Heroux

mnuwwarah • Niveau 29: 30,000-60,000, 0 ante
Seth Zimmerman
Seth Zimmerman

Maxime Heroux raised in the small blind and Seth Zimmerman called in the big. It came {9-Diamonds}{a-Spades}{8-Spades} and Heroux slid in about 300,000, snap-calling when Zimmerman shoved for 650,000.

Maxime Heroux: {a-Hearts}{a-Diamonds}{2-Diamonds}{10-Hearts}
Seth Zimmerman: {j-Spades}{10-Diamonds}{10-Spades}{9-Hearts}

Zimmerman stood up but he got there right away when the {7-Diamonds} hit. However, Heroux picked up the nut flush draw to go with his top set. The river was {q-Hearts}, ensuring a double for Zimmerman, who let out a huge sigh of relief and clapped hands with one of his tablemates.

"I don't know how you guys do this for a living," he said with a laugh.

Maxime Heroux ca
Maxime Heroux
ca 1,755,000 -825,000
Seth Zimmerman us
Seth Zimmerman
us 1,660,000 640,000

Tags: Maxime HerouxSeth Zimmerman

Lipiner Doubles Through Duhamel

[user339870] • Niveau 29: 30,000-60,000, 0 ante
Jason Lipiner
Jason Lipiner

Action folded to Jonathan Duhamel on the button and he raised to 150,000. Jason Lipiner made a pot-sized three-bet from the big blind, Duhamel four-bet, and Lipiner called to put himself at risk.

Jonathan Duhamel: {K-Diamonds}{J-Diamonds}{10-Hearts}{9-Spades}
Jason Lipiner: {A-Clubs}{J-Spades}{J-Hearts}{2-Diamonds}

Lipiner had the preflop advantage and Duhamel needed to improve in order to stack him. The board ran out {A-Spades}{7-Clubs}{4-Diamonds}{K-Hearts}{8-Clubs} and Lipiner took the pot to double up.

Jason Lipiner us
Jason Lipiner
us 1,130,000 280,000
Jonathan Duhamel ca
Jonathan Duhamel
ca 540,000 -875,000

Tags: Jason LipinerJonathan Duhamel

Varnell Takes the First Two

mnuwwarah • Niveau 29: 30,000-60,000, 0 ante

Craig Varnell opened for a raise in the cutoff and won the pot without contest.

The next hand, Varnell opened for 200,000 and Jonathan Duhamel defended his big blind. The flop came {2-Clubs}{4-Spades}{4-Diamonds}. Duhamel checked and Varnell bet 320,000. Duhamel folded and Varnell threw the {4-Clubs} in.

Craig Varnell us
Craig Varnell
us 2,200,000 630,000

Tags: Craig VarnellJonathan Duhamel

Shuffle Up and Deal!

[user339870] • Niveau 29: 30,000-60,000, 0 ante

Day 3 action is officially underway. Once the official final table is reached, the stream will begin.

Niveau:
29
Blinds:
30,000/60,000
Ante:
0