Event #11: $25,000 Heads-Up No-Limit Hold'em Championship

Peters Catches A Bluff

• Niveau 27: 1,500-3,000, 0 ante
David Peters
David Peters

David Peters opened to 6,000 and Gabor Szabo called.

The flop came {9-Clubs}{5-Diamonds}{j-Clubs} and Szabo checked. Peters bet 3,000, Szabo raised to 16,000 and Peters called.

On the turn {q-Spades}, Szabo bet 30,000 and Peters called.

The river fell the {9-Hearts}, Szabo bet 75,000 and Peters called.

Szabo turned over {8-Clubs}{7-Spades} and Peters tabled {q-Hearts}{10-Clubs} for the winner.

David Peters us
David Peters
us 729,000 429,000
Gabor Szabo hu
Gabor Szabo
hu 471,000 -129,000

Koon Jams Once More Into Becker

zedmaster84 • Niveau 27: 1,500-3,000, 0 ante

With around 130,000 in the middle and the completed board showing {q-Hearts}{7-Hearts}{2-Clubs}{2-Diamonds}{9-Hearts}, Johannes Becker made it 55,000 to go. Jason Koon opted to pull the trigger and moved all-in, which he had already done previously. A brief spell in the tank ended with Becker sliding his cards into the muck.

Jason Koon us
Jason Koon
us 820,000 135,000
Johannes Becker de
Johannes Becker
de 380,000 -135,000

Tags: Jason KoonJohannes Becker

Daniels Gets Some Back

zedmaster84 • Niveau 27: 1,500-3,000, 0 ante

Gal Yifrach headed into a solid lead early on and Jake Daniels just earned some chips back. Yifrach check-raised the {5-Clubs}{5-Hearts}{2-Spades} flop from 11,000 to 25,000 for Daniels to call. The {j-Spades} on the turn was checked through and Yifrach also checked the {a-Hearts} on the river. Daniels bet 78,000 and Yifrach folded instantly.

Gal Yifrach us
Gal Yifrach
us 690,000 40,000
Jake Daniels us
Jake Daniels
us 510,000 -40,000

Tags: Gal YifrachJake Daniels

Becker Gets Some Back

zedmaster84 • Niveau 27: 1,500-3,000, 0 ante

Jason Koon raised to 6,000 and called a three-bet to 20,000 by Johannes Becker. The flop fell {q-Spades}{9-Clubs}{4-Hearts} and Becker's bet of 12,000 did the trick to force a fold.

Becker then also won the next pot when he led the {a-Clubs}{k-Clubs}{10-Hearts} flop for 21,000, earning another fold from Koon.

Jason Koon us
Jason Koon
us 685,000 -25,000
Johannes Becker de
Johannes Becker
de 515,000 25,000

Tags: Jason KoonJohannes Becker

Katz Takes Early Lead

MattHansen • Niveau 27: 1,500-3,000, 0 ante
Cary Katz
Cary Katz

With 20,000 in the pot and {9-Diamonds}{8-Diamonds}{j-Spades}{j-Clubs} on the board, Henri Puustinen bet 15,500. Cary Katz was in the tank but called and the river was {6-Spades}.

Both players checked the flop and Katz turned over {8-Spades}{7-Spades} to take the pot with a pair of eights.

Cary Katz us
Cary Katz
us 702,700 102,700
Henri Puustinen fi
Henri Puustinen
fi 498,300 -101,700

Tags: Cary KatzHenri Puustinen


Martini Takes Another

• Niveau 26: 1,200-2,400, 0 ante

With the board reading {2-Clubs}{7-Spades}{3-Clubs}{6-Hearts}, Bin Weng bet 28,500 and Martini raised to 82,000.

Weng called and the players saw the {3-Diamonds} river. Martini bet 135,000 and Weng folded.

Julien Martini fr
Julien Martini
fr 970,000 165,000
Bin Weng us
Bin Weng
us 230,000 -165,000

Tags: Bin Weng