Event #17: $1,500 MILLIONAIRE MAKER No-Limit Hold'em
Jours

Lucas Crosses a Million

• Niveau 18: 5,000-10,000, 10,000 ante

Landen Lucas is the latest to enter the one-million chip club.

According to Lucas, after raising preflop and getting three-bet by a player in the blinds, Lucas called to see a flop of {a-Clubs}{5-Spades}{7-Hearts}.

Lucas called a bet from his opponent, who then jammed all-in on the {2-Diamonds} turn.

Lucas called with {a-Spades}{2-Spades}, for top and bottom pair, which held up as the best hand.

Landen Lucas us
Landen Lucas
us 1,200,000 990,000

Tags: Landen Lucas

Pirault Busts Hastings

• Niveau 18: 5,000-10,000, 10,000 ante

Brian Hastings was just spotted walking to the payout table.

According to Francois Pirault, Hastings shoved his last 230,000 in preflop and was called by Pirault.

Brian Hastings, {9-}{9-}
Francois Pirault, {q-}{q-}

The {a-}{k-}{3-}{a-}{4-} runout was no help to Hastings and he headed toward the exit.

Francois Pirault fr
Francois Pirault
Winamax Team Pro
fr 632,000 320,000
Brian Hastings us
Brian Hastings
us Eliminé

Tags: Brian HastingsFrancois Pirault

Annoucement

• Niveau 18: 5,000-10,000, 10,000 ante

Tomorrow October 11th players will start back at 12:00pm and play down to five players.

Kade Loses Chips

• Niveau 18: 5,000-10,000, 10,000 ante

Picking up action on a flop of {5-Diamonds}{2-Diamonds}{10-Clubs}, Vanessa Kade check-raised to 50,000 and her opponent made the call.

The turn was the {2-Hearts} and Kade bet 75,000. Again her opponent called.

The river was the {6-Diamonds} and they both checked.

Kade tabled {4-Spades}{5-Spades} and her opponent tabled {j-Spades}{10-Diamonds} to win the pot.

Vanessa Kade ca
Vanessa Kade
ca 375,000 308,500

Tags: Vanessa Kade

Kessler Doubles Short Stack

• Niveau 18: 5,000-10,000, 10,000 ante

Allen Kessler has been nursing a short stack most of the day, but has just doubled up as he got his last 65,000 chips in preflop.

Allen Kessler: {a-Spades}{8-Hearts}
Opponent: {q-Clubs}{j-Spades}

The board ran out {6-Hearts}{10-Spades}{3-Spades}{k-Spades}{5-Clubs} and Kessler now sits with 13 big blinds.

Allen Kessler us
Allen Kessler
us 135,000 75,000
Niveau:
18
Blinds:
5,000/10,000
Ante:
10,000

Varnell Among Chip Leaders At Dinner Break

• Niveau 17: 4,000-8,000, 8,000 ante

Craig Varnell is among the select few with a seven-figure stack at the dinner break.

Chander Jain us
Chander Jain
us 1,381,000 1,115,000
Sonny Franco fr
Sonny Franco
fr 1,345,000 245,000
Luis Zedan us
Luis Zedan
us 1,250,000 951,000
Craig Varnell us
Craig Varnell
us 1,150,000 150,000
Tony Huang us
Tony Huang
us 1,000,000 1,000,000
Alex Masek us
Alex Masek
us 880,000 880,000
Jeff Wakamiya US
Jeff Wakamiya
US 860,000 397,000
Alexandru Masek us
Alexandru Masek
us 860,000 715,000
David Pham us
David Pham
us 800,000 589,000
James Romero us
James Romero
us 750,000 575,000
David Bradshaw us
David Bradshaw
us 690,000 450,500
Cody Drago US
Cody Drago
US 680,000 680,000
Stephen Song us
Stephen Song
us 600,000 35,000
Ryan Riess us
Ryan Riess
us 490,000 10,000
Yiming Li us
Yiming Li
us 483,000 -217,000
Tri Dao US
Tri Dao
US 480,000 264,000
Kenny Hallaert be
Kenny Hallaert
be 460,000 87,000
Paul Vieira US
Paul Vieira
US 390,000 390,000
Maria Konnikova us
Maria Konnikova
us 335,000 -65,000
Francois Pirault fr
Francois Pirault
Winamax Team Pro
fr 312,000 32,000
Brian Hastings us
Brian Hastings
us 202,000 -318,000
Aaron Massey us
Aaron Massey
us 180,000 65,000
Nadya Magnus us
Nadya Magnus
us 106,000 -29,000
Allen Kessler us
Allen Kessler
us 60,000 10,000

Dinner Break

• Niveau 17: 4,000-8,000, 8,000 ante

Players are on a 60 minute dinner break.

Franco Into the Millionaires Club

• Niveau 17: 4,000-8,000, 8,000 ante

Sonny Franco just eliminated a player with {5-}{5-} on a river board of {6-Spades}{10-Clubs}{4-Hearts}{7-Clubs}{5-Diamonds} against his opponent's {a-Diamonds}{q-Hearts}.

With the win, Franco has topped the one million chip mark.

Sonny Franco fr
Sonny Franco
fr 1,100,000 984,500