Tag: Yorane Kerignard

Yorane Kerignard Wins WPT Malta (€120,000)

The World Poker Tour Main Event has been completed after Yorane Kerignard bested a talented six-handed final table to get his hands on the title, €120,000 and a $25,500 seat to the season-ending World Poker Tour World Championship.

Jackson Genovesi Eliminated In 2nd Place (€82,370)

Ladies and gentlemen we have an explosive and emotional end to the WPT Malta Main Event, Jackson Genovesi has just finished in second place in cruel circumstances.

Kerignard Opens A 2:1 Chip Lead

Yorane Kerignard has taken control of this heads up match and now hold a two-to-one chip lead over Jackson Genovesi. It was Genovesi who opened the betting, raising to 130,000.

Kerignard Claws Some Chips Back

Jackson Genovesi opened to 130,000 and Yorane Kerignard made the call. The players checked the , Genovesi delaying his 125,000 continuation bet until the arrival of the on the turn. Kerignard check-raised to 300,000 and Genovesi called.

Alessio Isaia Eliminated In 3rd Place (€39,200)

Alessio Isaia has fallen just short of winning his second World Poker Tour title, he's just busted in third place. Isaia moved all-in from the button for 475,000 and both of his opponents called him.

Genovesi Tells An Interesting Story

Jackson Genovesi opened to 110,000 and once Yorane Kerignard folded, Alessio Isaia three-bet to 275,000. Genovesi is not the type of player to fold to a three-bet and he made the call.

Genovesi Makes Laydown Against His Judgement

Jackson Genovesi has just made a lay down that he says he thinks was bad Yorane Kerignard opened to 80,000 on the button and Genovesi called in the big blind.

Lowly Eights Good For Keringard

Jackson Genovesi completed his small blind and Yorane Kerignard checked his option to bet from the big blind. Genovesi then fired two barrels worth 40,000 and 60,000 into Kerignard and he called both on the board.

Isaia Shoves On Genovesi

Alessio Isaia opened to 80,000 on the button and next to act was Jackson Genovesi three-bet to 200,000. Yorane Kerignard folded but Isaia had other ideas and he moved all-in for a shade over 900,000.

Isaia Rivers a Straight

Yorane Kerignard was on the button and he set the price to play at 60,000. Alessio Isaia called and Jackson Genovesi decided to not actually play a hand for once.

Kerignard Dodges Queens?

Yorane Kerignard and Jackson Genovesi have been going at each other all day long and we can only imagine what the hole cards have been.

King-High Good For Genovesi

A short time ago we reported how Jackson Genovesi said it was sometimes hard to fold king-high and now he has just won a pot with that very hand. Yorane Kerignard opened to 60,000 from the button and Genovesi made the call.

Genovesi Can't Stop Playing Pots

Yorane Kerignard opened to 50,000 on the button and Jackson Genovesi called. The loose Itlalian then check-called a 42,000 bet on the flop but when the landed on the turn Genovesi bet 66,000 and Kerignard folded.

Isaia Shoves

Yorane Kerignard opened to 50,000 on the button but both he and Jackson Genovesi quickly folded when Alessio Isaia three-bet all in for around 500,000.

Another Pot To Kerignard

Alessio Isaia opened on the button and both of his opponents made the call. The trio shared the flop. Genovesi lead out for 33,000, Kerignard raised to 83,000 and only Genovesi called.

Sick Hand Between Genovesi and Kerignard

Jackson Genovesi opened the betting with his standard sized 42,000 raise from the button and he was the only caller when Yorane Kerignard three-bet to 99,000 from the small blind.

Isaia Wins Large Pot From Genovesi

Alessio Isaia has just helped himself to a large pot after taking on the table captain Jackson Genovesi.

Hui Chen Kuo Eliminated In 4th Place (€39,200)

WPT Malta is now an all-male affair after "Kitty" Hui Chen Kuo was eliminated at the hands of Yorane Kerignard.

Kerignard River Raise Wins Huge Pot

Jckson Genovesi raised for at least the 15th time today, this time to 35,000 and he found callers in the shape of Yorane Kerignard on the button and Alessio Isaia in the big blind. Flop: - All three players checked the flop.

Seat 6: Yorane Kerignard - 1,422,000

27-year old Yorane Kerignard has been a professional poker player for five-years, and in that time has earned over $800,000 in live tournament earnings.