2016 PokerStars and Monte-Carlo® Casino EPT Grand Final

€5,300 Main Event
Tage: 6

Hands #159-166: Big Pairs for Everyone

Level 34 : 125,000-250,000, 50,000 ante

Hand #159: Bendik, seated on the button, received {A-Spades}{A-Hearts} and made it 625,000. Allain called with the {6-Spades}{6-Hearts}. The flop came {9-Hearts}{8-Spades}{10-Spades} and both players checked. The {5-Spades} fell on the turn and Allain checked again. Bendik bet 900,000 into 1,350,000 and Allain folded.

Hand #160: Bendik received a walk in the big blind.

Hand #161: Bendik limped in with just the {2-Clubs} showing. {J-Spades}{J-Diamonds} for Allain and he raised it up to 750,000. Bendik came back with a three-bet to 1,850,000. Allain played around with his chips a bit before coming over the top with a raise to 4,750,000. Bendik folded right away.

Hand #162: Allain raised {K-Clubs}{2-Spades} to 525,000 and Bendik called with {7-Hearts}{4-Hearts}. The flop came {5-Spades}{3-Diamonds}{J-Clubs} and Bendik check called Allain's 500,000 bet. The {9-Clubs} fell on the turn and now both players checked. The {2-Clubs} completed the board and Bendik bluffed at it with a bet of 600,000. Allain tanked for a fair bit before tossing his cards into the muck.

Hand #163: Bendik folded his button, giving Allain a walk.

Hand #164: Allain made it 525,000 with {7-Hearts}{4-Hearts} and Bendik called with {7-Spades}{7-Diamonds}. The flop came {Q-Hearts}{5-Hearts}{5-Clubs} and Bendik check called a bet of 500,000. The {8-Diamonds} hit the turn and Bendik checked again. Allain picked up a gutshot and bet 1.2 million into the 2,150,000 pot. Bendik folded the better hand right away.

Hand #165: Bendik found {7-Hearts}{7-Clubs} once again and raised to 525,000. Allain folded.

Hand #166: Allain folded his button.

Hand #167: Bendik with the {A-Diamonds}{J-Hearts} made it 925,000 to go. Allain folded right away.

Tags: Jan BendikAdrien Allain