Event #24: $2,620 THE MARATHON No-Limit Hold'em
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Event Info

Buy-in $2,620
Preispool $3,485,124
Players 1637

Level Info

Level 30
Blinds 80,000 / 160,000
Ante 20,000

Highlights

Highlights

Hands #65-67: A Couple Chops and One for Lybaert

• Level 26: 30,000-60,000, 10,000 ante

Hand #65: Mark Sleet raised to 150,000 in early position and got calls from Michael Addamo on the button and Taylor Paur in the big blind. The {5-Diamonds}{5-Clubs}{A-Diamonds} flop checked around and the turn brought the {5-Hearts}.

Paur check-called 150,000 on the {5-Hearts} turn and the river was the {J-Clubs}. Two checks on the river and both players tabled ace-jack for the chop.

Hand #66: Martin Jacobson raised to 150,000 on the button and Bart Lybaert defended his big blind. The flop came {J-Hearts}{4-Spades}{5-Hearts} and Lybaert checked. Jacobson continued for 225,000 and Lybaert called. The turn was the {3-Hearts} and this time, Lybaert led for 400,000. Jacobson let it go and Lybaert took the pot.

Hand #67: Action folded to the blinds and Lybaert raised to 260,000. Sleet made it 750,000, Lybaert four-bet to 1.9 million and Sleet called.

They checked to the river on {9-Spades}{6-Hearts}{9-Diamonds}{Q-Hearts}{Q-Spades} and Lybaert led 2.3 million. Sleet quickly called and they showed down.

Bart Lybaert: {A-Spades}{J-Clubs}
Mark Sleet: {A-Diamonds}{10-Hearts}

Both players had the two pair on the board and an ace kicker to chop the monster pot.

Exact chip counts are being tallied as the next break begins.

Tags: Bart LybaertMark Sleet

Hands #60-64: Addamo Wins a Big One

• Level 26: 30,000-60,000, 10,000 ante
Michael Addamo
Michael Addamo

Hand #60: Ying Chan raised to 130,000 from the under-the-gun position and Mark Sleet called from the big blind. The dealer flopped {6-Diamonds}{7-Spades}{9-Spades} over, Sleet check-raised to 450,000 when Chan bet 150,000. Chan folded.

Hand #61: Martin Jacobson raised to 150,000 from the hijack. Bart Lybaert three-bet to 455,000 from the button. The blinds and Jacobson quickly folded.

Hand #62: Michael Addamo raised to 125,000 from the under-the-gun position and Anton Morgenstern called in the big blind. The flop came {8-Spades}{j-Hearts}{2-Diamonds}, Morgenstern check-called the 225,000 bet of Addamo. The turn brought them the {10-Spades}, Morgenstern checked again. Addamo continued with a bet of 535,000 and Morgenstern folded.

Hand #63: Lybaert raised to 150,000 from the hijack. Sleet called in the cutoff and so did Morgenstern and Addamo in the blinds. The dealer spread the {8-Spades}{10-Diamonds}{3-Spades} on the flop, they all checked to Sleet who bet 260,000. Morgenstern folded. Addamo looked at Sleet and then decided to raise to 850,000. Lybaert quickly folded and Sleet called. The {k-Clubs} came on the turn. Addamo continued with a bet of 1,600,000. Sleet looked at the board and his opponent. He started cutting out calling chips. Looked at the board again, counted his own stack, and then folded.

Hand #64: Taylor Paur raised to 130,000 from the under-the-gun position. Lybaert three-bet to 430,000 from mid-position. Action folded back to Paur who gave up.

Bart Lybaert be
Bart Lybaert
be 10,380,000 380,000
Mark Sleet us
Mark Sleet
us 9,865,000 -735,000
Michael Addamo au
Michael Addamo
au 9,235,000 1,735,000
Martin Jacobson se
Martin Jacobson
se 5,285,000 -215,000
Taylor Paur us
Taylor Paur
us 4,040,000 -160,000
Anton Morgenstern de
Anton Morgenstern
de 2,515,000 -585,000
Ying Chan hk
Ying Chan
hk 1,585,000 -415,000

Tags: Anton MorgensternBart LybaertMark SleetMartin JacobsonMichael AddamoTaylor PaurYing Chan

Four WSOP Bracelets in ONE DAY

• Level 26: 30,000-60,000, 10,000 ante

Four World Series of Poker tournaments come to their conclusion today. 5-time bracelet winner Jason Mercier, 6-time bracelet winner Jeff Lisandro, World Series of Poker 2014 Main Event Champion Martin Jacobson, 3 time bracelet winner Brian Hastings, and more are all deep in WSOP events.

Tags: englishworld series of pokermartin jacobsonjason mercierana marqueztony dunst

Hands #55-59: Paur Chipping Up

• Level 26: 30,000-60,000, 10,000 ante
Taylor Paur
Taylor Paur

Hand #55: Taylor Paur raised to 130,000 in late position and Bart Lybaert three-bet to 430,000 in the cutoff. It folded back to Paur and he four-bet to 940,000. Lybaert folded and Paur took the pot.

Hand #56: Anton Morgenstern completed in the small blind and Michael Addamo checked his option. The flop came {6-Clubs}{J-Spades}{2-Hearts} and Morgenstern bet out 75,000. Addamo called and the turn brought the {Q-Spades}.

This time, both players check and the river was the {Q-Diamonds}. Morgenstern checked and Addamo bet 125,000. Morgenstern folded and Addamo took the pot.

Hand #57: Paur raised to 130,000 under the gun and Martin Jacobson called in the big blind. On the {3-Clubs}{3-Diamonds}{8-Diamonds} flop, Jacobson checked, Paur continued for 90,000 and Jacobson let it go.

Hand #58: Addamo raised to 150,000 on the button and Paur defended. Both players checked the {8-Spades}{2-Clubs}{5-Diamonds} flop, and on the {Q-Diamonds} turn, Paur led 230,000.

Addamo called and they saw the {J-Clubs} river. Paur bet another 430,000 and after a long pause, Addamo called.

Paur's {K-Spades}{Q-Clubs} for top pair was good and he collected the pot.

Hand #59: Ying Chan raised to 150,000 in middle position and Lybaert called in the big blind. On the {10-Clubs}{7-Spades}{5-Hearts} flop, Lybaert checked, Chan continued for 200,000 and Lybaert let it go.

Mark Sleet us
Mark Sleet
us 10,600,000 -65,000
Bart Lybaert be
Bart Lybaert
be 10,000,000 -640,000
Michael Addamo au
Michael Addamo
au 7,500,000 -635,000
Martin Jacobson se
Martin Jacobson
se 5,500,000 -215,000
Taylor Paur us
Taylor Paur
us 4,200,000 1,620,000
Anton Morgenstern de
Anton Morgenstern
de 3,100,000 -210,000
Ying Chan hk
Ying Chan
hk 2,000,000 165,000

Tags: Bart LybaertMichael AddamoTaylor Paur

Hands #50-54: Addamo Adding More to His Stack

• Level 26: 30,000-60,000, 10,000 ante

Hand #50: Michael Addamo completed his small blind and Martin Jacobson opted to check. The flop came {7-Spades}{k-Clubs}{a-Hearts}, Addamo bet 60,000 and Jacobson called. The turn brought them the {9-Clubs}, Addamo now checked. Jacobson contemplated his option and decided to bet 150,000. Addamo called. The {10-Clubs} completed the board and Addamo checked again. Jacobson bet 350,000, Addamo called. Jacobson mucked.

Hand #51: Addamo raised to 150,000 from the button, Jacobson three-bet to 600,000 in the small blind. Taylor Paur quickly folded his big blind. Addamo glanced at Jacobson and then called. The flop came {q-Diamonds}{3-Hearts}{j-Clubs}, Jacobson checked. Addamo bet 450,000. Jacobson folded.

Hand #52: Addamo raised to 150,000 from the cutoff and Bart Lybaert called in the big blind. The flop came {2-Clubs}{10-Diamonds}{4-Clubs} on which both players checked to the {5-Diamonds} on the turn. Lybaert and Addamo checked again. The river completed the board with the {9-Diamonds}, Lybaert bet 200,000. Addamo went through his options and then ended up raising to 750,000. Lybaert quickly gave up his hand.

Hand #53: Jacobson raised to 150,000 from the cutoff and Mark Sleet called in the big blind. The dealer spread out {3-Diamonds}{4-Diamonds}{5-Hearts} on which both players checked to the {5-Spades} on the turn. Sleet bet 150,000 and Jacobson called without hesitating. The river completed the board with the {6-Hearts} on which they both checked again. Sleet tabled {j-Diamonds}{10-Diamonds} for the missed flush draw and Jacobson won the pot with {a-Hearts}{k-Diamonds}.

Hand #54: Lybaert raised to 150,000 from the button and Ying Chan three-bet to 475,000. Lybaert folded.

Mark Sleet us
Mark Sleet
us 10,665,000 -335,000
Bart Lybaert be
Bart Lybaert
be 10,640,000 -560,000
Michael Addamo au
Michael Addamo
au 8,135,000 1,835,000
Martin Jacobson se
Martin Jacobson
se 5,715,000 -885,000
Anton Morgenstern de
Anton Morgenstern
de 3,310,000 -90,000
Taylor Paur us
Taylor Paur
us 2,580,000 -120,000
Ying Chan hk
Ying Chan
hk 1,835,000 235,000

Tags: Mark SleetMartin JacobsonBart LybaertMichael AddamoTaylor PaurAnton MorgensternYing Chan

Hands #45-49: Three for Lybaert

• Level 26: 30,000-60,000, 10,000 ante

Hand #45: Martin Jacobson raised to 150,000 on the button and Bart Lybaert defended his big blind. Both players checked the {8-Hearts}{9-Diamonds}{10-Hearts} flop and the {K-Diamonds} turn and the river was the {10-Clubs}.

Lybaert led for 500,000 and Jacobson let it go.

Hand #46: Lybaert raised to 250,000 from the small blind and Mark Sleet defended his big blind. The flop came {10-Spades}{2-Hearts}{6-Clubs} and Lybaert continued for 250,000 and Sleet folded.

Hand #47: Lybaert opened to 150,000 on the button and both blinds folded.

Hand #48: Taylor Paur raised to 130,000 from late position and the remaining players folded, awarding him the blinds and antes.

Hand #49: Martin Jacobson raised to 150,000 under the gun and Michael Addamo called in the big blind.

The flop came {5-Clubs}{A-Diamonds}{10-Clubs} and Addamo checked. Jacobson bet 100,000. Addamo called and the turn brought the {9-Clubs}. Both players checked and on the {2-Diamonds} river, Addamo led 90,000 after a long pause.

Jacobson thought for a long while and eventually folded, with the pot going to Addamo.

Bart Lybaert be
Bart Lybaert
be 11,200,000 660,000
Mark Sleet us
Mark Sleet
us 11,000,000 -375,000
Martin Jacobson se
Martin Jacobson
se 6,600,000 -435,000
Michael Addamo au
Michael Addamo
au 6,300,000 255,000
Anton Morgenstern de
Anton Morgenstern
de 3,400,000 -100,000
Taylor Paur us
Taylor Paur
us 2,700,000 60,000
Ying Chan hk
Ying Chan
hk 1,600,000 -175,000

Tags: Bart Lybaert

Hands #40-44: No Showdowns

• Level 26: 30,000-60,000, 10,000 ante

Hand #40: Anton Morgenstern raised to 125,000 from the under-the-gun position and the rest folded.

Hand #41: Michael Addamo raised to 125,000 from the under-the-gun position and Ying Chan called in the small blind. So did Morgenstern in the big blind. The flop came {6-Diamonds}{a-Hearts}{4-Clubs} on which they all checked to the {8-Diamonds} on the turn. Chan bet 250,000 and both Morgenstern and Addamo folded.

Hand #42: Morgenstern completed his small blind and Addamo raised to 240,000 in the big blind. Morgenstern called. The flop came {q-Clubs}{2-Spades}{8-Spades}, Morgenstern check-called the 185,000 bet of Addamo. The turn brought them the {2-Clubs}, Morgenstern checked again. Addamo did the same. The river completed the board with the {5-Hearts}, Morgenstern bet 470,000 and Addamo quickly folded.

Hand #43: Bart Lybaert raised to 150,000 from mid-position. Addamo and Martin Jacobson called in the blinds. The flop came {8-Diamonds}{a-Clubs}{q-Spades}, both Addamo and Jacobson checked. Lybaert continued with a bet of 210,000. Addamo folded and Jacobson called. The turn brought them the {7-Hearts} on which they both checked to the {3-Diamonds} on the river. Jacobson bet 400,000. Lybaert folded.

Hand #44: Mark Sleet raised to 125,000 from mid-position and the rest folded.

Mark Sleet us
Mark Sleet
us 11,375,000 210,000
Bart Lybaert be
Bart Lybaert
be 10,540,000 -390,000
Martin Jacobson se
Martin Jacobson
se 7,035,000 350,000
Michael Addamo au
Michael Addamo
au 6,045,000 -755,000
Anton Morgenstern de
Anton Morgenstern
de 3,500,000 500,000
Taylor Paur us
Taylor Paur
us 2,640,000 -100,000
Ying Chan hk
Ying Chan
hk 1,775,000 275,000

Tags: Anton MorgensternBart LybaertMark SleetMartin JacobsonMichael AddamoTaylor PaurYing Chan

Hands #34-39: Morgenstern's Three-bets Get Through

• Level 26: 30,000-60,000, 10,000 ante
Anton Morgenstern
Anton Morgenstern

Hand #34: Bart Lybaert raised to 150,000 in the cutoff and took down the blinds and antes.

Hand #35: Mark Sleet opened to 150,000 in the cutoff and Michael Addamo defended his big blind. On the {7-Spades}{3-Diamonds}{K-Spades} flop, Addamo check-folded to Sleet's bet of 225,000.

Hand #36: Ying Chan raised to 125,000 in the cutoff and Anton Morgenstern three-bet to 300,000 on the button. The blinds folded and so did Chan, and Morgenstern took the pot.

Hand #37: Bart Lybaert raised to 150,000 under the gun and Anton Morgenstern three-bet to 425,000 from the cutoff. The remaining players folded and Morgenstern took another.

Hand #38: Lybaert got a walk in the big blind.

Hand #39: Paur raised to 130,000 on the button and took down the pot.

Michael Addamo au
Michael Addamo
au 6,800,000 -235,000
Anton Morgenstern de
Anton Morgenstern
de 3,000,000 425,000
Ying Chan hk
Ying Chan
hk 1,500,000 -275,000

Tags: Anton MorgensternBart Lybaert

Level:
26
Blinds:
30,000/60,000
Ante:
10,000