Event #66: $1,500 Limit Hold'em

Carmona Slowly Building

SandraBarbour • Level 15: 3,000-6,000, 0 ante

Greg Mueller raised to 6,000 from mid-positon and Ronald Carmona called from the small blind.

A flop reading {q-Hearts}{j-Hearts}{8-Spades} was dealt and Carmona checkec. Mueller bet 3,000 and Carmona check-called.

The turn brought the {9-Diamonds} and this time, Carmona led out with a bet of 6,000, and Mueller let it go.

Greg Mueller ca
Greg Mueller
ca 120,000 17,000
Ronald Carmona UA
Ronald Carmona
UA 100,000 56,000

Tags: Greg MuellerRonald Carmona

Haney Keeps Surviving

• Level 15: 3,000-6,000, 0 ante

Nicholas Pupillo raised to 6,000 and it folded to Michael Haney who called all in from the big blind with 5,000 chips left.

Michael Haney: {q-Hearts}{6-Diamonds}
Nicholas Pupillo: {a-Hearts}{8-Hearts}

Haney started to stand up from his chair to leave the table, but the board brought {9-Clubs}{q-Clubs}{2-Clubs}{k-Spades}{q-Spades}, giving trips to Haney who doubled up in the process.

According to the table, Haney fell down twice to only one chip and managed to find doubles up.

Nicholas Pupillo us
Nicholas Pupillo
us 97,000 35,000
Michael Haney us
Michael Haney
us 13,000 -39,000

Money Bubbles Approaches

SandraBarbour • Level 15: 3,000-6,000, 0 ante

The tournament clock shows 87 players left. With 82 players being guaranteed a min-cash of $2,239, we are now five eliminations away from the money.



SandraBarbour • Level 14: 2,500-5,000, 0 ante

Players are now gone on their second 15-minute break of the day.

Schertzer Takes One to Sexton

• Level 14: 2,500-5,000, 0 ante

Ivan Schertzer raised and it was called by William Sexton on the button and Brock Parker in the small blind.

The flop gave {j-Hearts}{j-Diamonds}{10-Spades} and Parker check-folded after Schertzer continued for 2,500 and called Sexton's raise. On the {9-Diamonds} turn, Schertzer check-called for another 5,000.

The {7-Spades} completed the board and Schertzer led out for 5,000, called by Sexton. Schertzer turned over {k-Spades}{q-Hearts}, which was enough to make Sexton muck his cards.

William Sexton US
William Sexton
US 97,000 60,500
Ivan Schertzer us
Ivan Schertzer
us 75,000 30,000

Tags: Brock ParkerIvan Schertzer

Donoghue Folds to Ly

SandraBarbour • Level 14: 2,500-5,000, 0 ante

Tai Ly raised to 5,000 on the cutoff and Satish Vitha called from the small blind along with Kenneth Donoghue in the big blind.

The flop was {8-Hearts}{7-Spades}{5-Diamonds} and was checked around to the {5-Spades} turn. Vitha checked again and Donoghue fired 5,000. Ly called and Vitha folded.

The {k-Hearts} filled up the river and Donoghue checked. Ly threw in a bet of 5,000 and Donoghue went deep into the tank, then proceeded to fold.

Kenneth Donoghue US
Kenneth Donoghue
US 135,000 -23,000
Tai Ly us
Tai Ly
us 65,000 -2,000
Satish Vitha us
Satish Vitha
us 57,000 14,000

Tags: Satish VithaTai LyKenneth Donoghue