Event #6: $25,000 High Roller No-Limit Hold'em 8-Handed
Jours
123

Highlights

Highlights

Hendrix Doubles Through Liang

• Niveau 15: 20,000-40,000, 40,000 ante

Adam Hendrix opened to 80,000 from the hijack, and Michael Liang three-bet to 290,000 from the big blind.

Hendrix four-bet shoved to 965,000, and Liang made the call.

Adam Hendrix: {a-Diamonds}{a-Hearts}
Michael Liang: {a-Clubs}{j-Diamonds}

Board: {4-Hearts}{2-Hearts}{10-Diamonds}{j-Spades}{q-Clubs}

Hendrix held with his pocket aces, and the double up brought him over the two-million chip mark.

Michael Liang us
Michael Liang
us 2,400,000 -1,300,000
Adam Hendrix us
Adam Hendrix
us 2,030,000 880,000

Tags: Adam HendrixMichael Liang

Darren Elias Eliminated in 12th Place ($51,866)

[user339872] • Niveau 15: 20,000-40,000, 40,000 ante
Darren Elias
Darren Elias

Michael Liang opened to 85,000 in the hijack and Darren Elias flat-called from the cutoff. Jonathan Jaffe was in the big blind and stuck in a three-bet to 390,000. Liang let his hand go but Elias shoved for around 1,200,000. Jaffe flicked in a chip to call and the cards were on their backs.

Darren Elias: {a-Spades}{q-Hearts}
Jonathan Jaffe: {j-Spades}{j-Clubs}

It was a coin flip but Jaffe took a big lead on the {j-Hearts}{10-Spades}{4-Clubs} flop. Elias was left drawing to a straight but the {4-Hearts} paired the board on the turn and Elias was drawing dead to the {5-Clubs} on the river.

Jonathan Jaffe us
Jonathan Jaffe
us 4,200,000 700,000
Darren Elias us
Darren Elias
us Eliminé

Tags: Michael LiangJonathan JaffeDarren Elias

Liang Bets River and Shuts Down Elias

• Niveau 15: 20,000-40,000, 40,000 ante

Michael Liang limped from the small blind, Darren Elias raised to 150,000 from the big blind, and Liang called.

Liang check-called a 125,000 bet from Elias on the {8-Diamonds}{j-Clubs}{10-Spades} flop. Both players then checked the {5-Diamonds} turn.

Liang bet 380,000 on the {6-Diamonds} river, and Elias folded.

Michael Liang us
Michael Liang
us 3,700,000 350,000
Darren Elias us
Darren Elias
us 1,175,000 915,000

Tags: Michael LiangDarren Elias

Niveau:
15
Blinds:
20,000/40,000
Ante:
40,000

One Hour Dinner Break

[user339872] • Niveau 14: 15,000-30,000, 30,000 ante

The remaining 12 players are heading on a 60-minute dinner break and will return around 10:10 p.m. local time.

Mateos Goes Big on the River

[user339872] • Niveau 14: 15,000-30,000, 30,000 ante

Jonathan Jaffe raised to 65,000 from under the gun and Adrian Mateos called from the big blind. The two players saw a flop of {7-Clubs}{4-Clubs}{2-Clubs} and Mateos started off with a check. Jaffe continued for 30,000 only to have Mateos check-raise to 110,000 which Jaffe called.

The turn brought the {3-Clubs} and both players checked to the {k-Spades} on the river. Mateos cut out a bet of 335,000 this time and Jaffe thought about it for a minute but decided to let his hand go.

Jonathan Jaffe us
Jonathan Jaffe
us 3,500,000 -800,000
Adrian Mateos es
Adrian Mateos
Winamax Team Pro
es 1,650,000 210,000

Tags: Jonathan JaffeAdrian Mateos

Cornell Collects From Kanit

• Niveau 14: 15,000-30,000, 30,000 ante

Mustapha Kanit opened to 65,000 from the hijack, and Tyler Cornell called in the big blind.

Cornell check-called for 35,000 on the {a-Spades}{3-Diamonds}{a-Diamonds} flop, and 85,000 on the {j-Clubs} turn.

Both players checked the {3-Spades} river, and Cornell showed {5-Clubs}{3-Clubs} for the win.

Mustapha Kanit it
Mustapha Kanit
Winamax Team Pro
it 4,410,000 -290,000
Tyler Cornell us
Tyler Cornell
us 1,500,000 -10,000

Tags: Tyler CornellMustapha Kanit

Frank Funaro Eliminated in 13th Place ($51,866)

• Niveau 14: 15,000-30,000, 30,000 ante
Frank Funaro
Frank Funaro

Frank Funaro opened to 60,000 under the gun, Mustapha Kanit three-bet to 190,000 from the hijack, Funaro shoved for 1,250,000, and Kanit called.

Frank Funaro: {k-Hearts}{k-Spades}
Mustapha Kanit: {q-Clubs}{q-Hearts}

Board: {9-Clubs}{q-Diamonds}{4-Clubs}{j-Hearts}{9-Diamonds}

Kanit flopped top set, and Funaro couldn't find any miracles on the turn or river leaving him headed to the cage in 13th place.

Mustapha Kanit it
Mustapha Kanit
Winamax Team Pro
it 4,700,000 1,370,000
Frank Funaro us
Frank Funaro
us Eliminé

Tags: Frank FunaroMustapha Kanit

Jake Daniels Eliminated in 14th Place ($45,382)

[user339872] • Niveau 14: 15,000-30,000, 30,000 ante
Jake Daniels
Jake Daniels

Jake Daniels was down to just 215,000 in early position and he shipped all in. Adam Hendrix confirmed the count from the cutoff before he called and the rest of the table passed.

Jake Daniels: {k-Diamonds}{q-Spades}
Adam Hendrix: {a-Spades}{a-Clubs}

Daniels ran into the one hand he didn't want to see and the board of {10-Spades}{3-Hearts}{3-Diamonds}{4-Hearts}{7-Clubs} offered no help either as he was eliminated in 14th place.

Adam Hendrix us
Adam Hendrix
us 1,150,000 440,000
Jake Daniels us
Jake Daniels
us Eliminé

Tags: Adam HendrixJake Daniels

Sergi Reixach Eliminated in 15th Place ($45,382)

• Niveau 14: 15,000-30,000, 30,000 ante
Sergi Reixach
Sergi Reixach

[Removed:321] Arani, on the button, and Sergi Reixach, in the big blind, got all of the chips in preflop, with Reixach covered.

Sergi Reixach: {5-Diamonds}{5-Hearts}
[Removed:321] Arani: {a-Hearts}{q-Hearts}

Board: {a-Diamonds}{9-Diamonds}{3-Diamonds}{9-Spades}{7-Hearts}

An ace on the flop put Arani in the lead, and Reixach couldn't improve on the turn or river.

Mohammad Arani us
Mohammad Arani
us 1,660,000 780,000
Sergi Reixach es
Sergi Reixach
es Eliminé

Tags: Mohammad AraniSergi Reixach