Event #51: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em Bounty
Tage:
1234

Event Info

Buy-in $1,500
Preispool $2,677,050
Players 1,983

Level Info

Level 34
Blinds 100,000 / 200,000
Ante 30,000

Hands #128-132: A Lot of Limping Going On

zedmaster84 • Level 33: 80,000-160,000, 20,000 ante

Hand #128: Ryan Leng limped in and Ranno Sootla checked to see a flop of {7-Clubs}{6-Clubs}{3-Spades}. Sootla checked and called a bet of 175,000 by Leng. Sootla also checked the {2-Diamonds} turn and both players also ended up checking through the {A-Hearts} river. Leng showed {4-Hearts}{2-Hearts} and Sootla claimed the pot with {5-Clubs}{5-Diamonds}.

Hand #129: Sootla opened the action with a raise to 350,000 and Leng called. The flop came {A-Clubs}{K-Clubs}{6-Diamonds} and Leng checked, Sootla continued for 300,000 and Leng let go.

Hand #130: Leng limped once more and Sootla checked his option to see a {A-Clubs}{Q-Hearts}{6-Clubs} flop. Sootla checked and Leng claimed the pot with a bet of 175,000.

Hand #131: Sootla's limp was met by a check of Leng and they headed to a {K-Clubs}{Q-Clubs}{7-Diamonds} flop. Leng checked and Sootla bet the minimum for 160,000, Leng folded.

Hand #132: Leng limped and Sootla checked. The flop came {8-Spades}{7-Spades}{5-Clubs}. Sootla checked and Leng bet 200,000 to take down the pot uncontested.

Ranno Sootla ee
Ranno Sootla
ee 8,200,000 550,000
Ryan Leng us
Ryan Leng
us 6,700,000 -525,000

Tags: Ranno SootlaRyan Leng

Level:
33
Blinds:
80,000/160,000
Ante:
20,000

Hands #126-127: Sootla Calls Clock on Himself, Short Break

zedmaster84 • Level 32: 60,000-120,000, 20,000 ante

Hand #126: Ryan Leng limped in and Ranno Sootla raised to 400,000. Leng just called and the duo headed to the {Q-Hearts}{6-Diamonds}{4-Spades} flop. Sootla bet 275,000 and Leng called. After the {7-Spades} turn, Sootla double-checked his cards and checked, and Leng checked behind. The {8-Diamonds} fell on the river and Sootla bet 275,000 Leng called.

Sootla showed {J-Diamonds}{10-} and Leng won the pot with {9-Diamonds}{7-Diamonds}.

"What's the bet? There is no jack out there," Chance Kornuth said from the rail, then they started cheering as the pot was pushed to Leng.

Hand #127: Sootla raised to 250,000 and Leng called. The flop brought {8-Diamonds}{7-Clubs}{4-Hearts} and Leng bet 220,000, Sootla called. The {8-Hearts} turn paired the board Leng now made it 690,000 to go, Sootla called once more. After the {2-Clubs} river, Leng bet 1,600,000 and Sootla was sent deep into the think tank.

"888poker?" Sootla asked with a smile on the face, pointing to the sponsor logo at the table, however, Leng wasn't giving anything away and just stared at the table.

After six minutes into the first scheduled break, the Estonian called the clock on himself and folded a few seconds before his 30-second countdown ran out.

Ranno Sootla ee
Ranno Sootla
ee 7,650,000 -2,150,000
Ryan Leng us
Ryan Leng
us 7,225,000 2,125,000

Tags: Chance KornuthRanno SootlaRyan Leng

Hands #121-125: Leng Gaining Ground

• Level 32: 60,000-120,000, 20,000 ante

Hand #121: Ranno Sootla raised to 250,000 on the button and Ryan Leng called in the big blind. The flop came {9-Diamonds}{4-Diamonds}{5-Diamonds} and Leng checked. Sootla bet 175,000 and Leng folded.

Hand #122: Leng raised to 250,000 on the button and Sootla called in the big blind. The flop came {3-Clubs}{Q-Clubs}{J-Diamonds} and and Sootla check-folded to Leng's bet of 315,000.

Hand #123: Sootla limped the button and Leng checked. They took a flop of {5-Clubs}{A-Clubs}{7-Hearts} and Leng checked. Sootla bet 120,000 and that was enough to take down the pot.

Hand #124: Leng raised to 250,000 on the button and Sootla three-bet to 825,000. Leng moved it in and Sootla folded fairly quickly.

Hand #125: Sootla raised to 250,000 on the button and Leng three-bet to 835,000. Sootla folded and Leng took another.

Ranno Sootla ee
Ranno Sootla
ee 9,800,000 -975,000
Ryan Leng us
Ryan Leng
us 5,100,000 1,000,000

Tags: Ryan LengRanno Sootla

Hands #117-120: Sootla Pulls Further Away

zedmaster84 • Level 32: 60,000-120,000, 20,000 ante

Hand #117: Ranno Sootla raised to 250,000 and Ryan Leng called. The flop came {7-Clubs}{4-Clubs}{3-Diamonds} and Leng led for 220,000, Sootla raised it up to 775,000. Leng folded and Sootla raked in the pot.

Hand #118: Leng raised to 250,000 and Sootla came along to see a flop of {A-Hearts}{K-Spades}{7-Hearts}. Both players opted to check and see the {J-Clubs} Sootla check-folded to a bet worth 300,000.

Hand #119: Sootla made it 250,000 to go and Leng folded.

Hand #120: Leng opened the action with a raise to 250,000 and Sootla three-bet big to 1,125,000., Leng called. The flop fell {4-Diamonds}{3-Clubs}{2-Diamonds} and Sootla continued for 650,000, Leng folded.

Ranno Sootla ee
Ranno Sootla
ee 10,775,000 1,535,000
Ryan Leng us
Ryan Leng
us 4,100,000 -1,535,000

Tags: Ranno SootlaRyan Leng

Hands #115-116: Sootla Doubles into Lead

• Level 32: 60,000-120,000, 20,000 ante
Ranno Sootla
Ranno Sootla

Hand #115: Ranno Sootla raised to 250,000 on the button and Ryan Leng defended. The flop came {6-Clubs}{2-Clubs}{K-Clubs} and Leng checked. Sootla bet 160,000 and Leng let it go.

Hand #116: Leng limped the button and Sootla raised to 400,000. Leng three-bet to 1.48 million and after a long pause, Sootla announced all in, which was for 4.62 million. Leng snap-called and Sootla's tournament life was at risk on a flip.

Sootla: {3-Spades}{3-Diamonds}
Leng: {A-Hearts}{K-Diamonds}

The board came {9-Hearts}{5-Clubs}{4-Hearts}{4-Spades}, meaning Leng had plenty of outs on the turn, but the {8-Diamonds} river wasn't one of them and Sootla celebrated with his rail as he doubled through to stay alive and take the lead.

Ranno Sootla ee
Ranno Sootla
ee 9,240,000 4,840,000
Ryan Leng us
Ryan Leng
us 5,635,000 -4,865,000

Tags: Ranno SootlaRyan Leng

Hands #110-114: Leng Continues With Lots of Aggression

zedmaster84 • Level 32: 60,000-120,000, 20,000 ante

Hand #110: Ryan Leng raised to 250,000 and Ranno Sootla called. The flop came {9-Clubs}{3-Clubs}{3-Spades} and Sootla checked, then folded to a bet of 200,000 by Leng.

Hand #111: Sootla limped in and Leng checked, a flop of {A-Spades}{Q-Diamonds}{4-Diamonds} brought a bet of 150,000 by Leng and a fold from Sootla.

Hand #112: Leng limped and Sootla bumped it up to 475,000 from the big blind. Leng eyeballed the stack of his opponent but ended up folding rather quickly.

Hand #113: Sootla limped the small blind, Leng raised to 400,000 and Sootla called. On the flop of {Q-Diamonds}{7-Hearts}{3-Diamonds}, Leng continued for 380,000 and Sootla folded.

Hand #114: Leng raised it up to 250,000 and Sootla three-bet to 1,050,000, which ended up forcing a fold from Leng.

Ryan Leng us
Ryan Leng
us 10,500,000 400,000
Ranno Sootla ee
Ranno Sootla
ee 4,400,000 -400,000

Tags: Ranno SootlaRyan Leng

Hands #105-109: A Little More for Leng

• Level 32: 60,000-120,000, 20,000 ante

Hand #105: Ranno Sootla limped on the button and Ryan Leng checked. The flop was {10-Diamonds}{6-Diamonds}{J-Diamonds} and Leng check-called Sootla's bet of 125,000. The {4-Spades} fell on the turn and Leng checked. Sootla bet 375,000 and Leng opted for a fold.

Hand #106: Leng raised to 250,000 on the button and won the pot.

Hand #107: Sootla limped the button and Leng made it 415,000 to go. Sootla called and they took a flop of {8-Spades}{5-Clubs}{3-Diamonds}. Leng fired 360,000 and Sootla let it go.

Hand #108: Leng raised to 250,000 on the button and Sootla defended. On the {J-Diamonds}{K-Spades}{Q-Spades} flop, both players checked. The turn was the {Q-Diamonds} and both players checked again.

On the {J-Hearts} river, Sootla checked, Leng bet 380,000 and Sootla thought a while before folding.

Hand #109: Sootla limped the button and Leng checked. The flop came {8-Spades}{10-Hearts}{9-Clubs} and Leng checked. Sootla bet 175,000 and Leng called. The turn was the {Q-Spades} and both checked.

On the {6-Clubs} river, both players checked and Sootla tabled {10-Diamonds}{4-Hearts} to win the pot with his pair of tens.

Ryan Leng us
Ryan Leng
us 10,100,000 275,000
Ranno Sootla ee
Ranno Sootla
ee 4,800,000 -250,000

Tags: Ryan LengRanno Sootla

Jay Farber Eliminated in 3rd Place ($121,932)

zedmaster84 • Level 32: 60,000-120,000, 20,000 ante
Jay Farber
Jay Farber

Hand #104: Ryan Leng raised to 250,000 on the button and Jay Farber moved all in for 1,760,000 in the small blind. Ranno Sootla in the big blind gave it some thought and folded, then Leng snap-called.

Jay Farber: {A-Spades}{9-Clubs}
Ryan Leng: {A-Hearts}{10-Hearts}

On the {Q-Spades}{7-Diamonds}{6-Hearts} flop, both Farber and Leng asked for the eight of hearts to provide additional sweat. The {7-Hearts} turn gave Leng a flush draw and Farber some chop outs. After the {5-Hearts} river, Leng improved to a flush and Farber was eliminated in third place for $121,329.

Both Leng and Sootla will take a short break to set up the heads-up duel for the coveted gold bracelet.

Ryan Leng us
Ryan Leng
us 9,825,000 2,025,000
Ranno Sootla ee
Ranno Sootla
ee 5,050,000 -150,000
Jay Farber us
Jay Farber
us Ausgeschieden

Tags: Jay FarberRanno SootlaRyan Leng