Event #71: $500 SALUTE TO WARRIORS No-Limit Hold'em
Tage:
123

Event Info

Buy-in $500
Preispool $723,660
Players 1723

Level Info

Level 36
Blinds 250,000 / 500,000
Ante 500,000

Highlights

Highlights

Hands #12-16: The Faber Show

• Level 32: 100,000-200,000, 200,000 ante

Hand #12: Taylor Carroll raised to 450,000 in from early position and was uncontested.

Hand #13: Chris Canan raised to 500,000 from middle position and Susan Faber called from the small blind.

Faber fired out 500,000 after the {7-Diamonds}{a-Clubs}{6-Diamonds} flop and Canan mucked his hand.

Hand #14: Taylor Carroll got a walk.

Hand #15: Susan Faber opened for 800,000 from middle position and was uncontested.

Hand #16: Susan Faber limped in from early position along with Dean Yoon from the small blind and Chris Canan checked his option.

The {q-Clubs}{3-Spades}{8-Hearts} flop was checked to Faber who fired out 800,00 getting a fold from both Yoon and Canan.

Taylor Carroll us
Taylor Carroll
us 13,600,000 600,000
Susan Faber us
Susan Faber
us 12,500,000 1,600,000
Dean Yoon US
Dean Yoon
US 7,400,000 -600,000
Chris Canan US
Chris Canan
US 3,800,000 -900,000

Tags: Taylor CarrollSusan FaberDean YoonChris Canan

Jose Annaloro Eliminated in 7th Place ($16,190)

• Level 32: 100,000-200,000, 200,000 ante
Jose Annaloro
Jose Annaloro

Hand #11: Jose Annaloro pushed all in under the gun for his last 775,000 and Dean Yoon reraised all in on the button to create the following showdown:

Jose Annaloro: {k-Spades}{j-Diamonds}
Dean Yoon: {10-Spades}{10-Diamonds}

It was a typical flip situation but the board brought {7-Spades}{6-Spades}{5-Hearts}{3-Diamonds}{10-Clubs}, improving Yoon's hand into a set of tens to bust Annaloro in 7th place for $16,190.

Dean Yoon US
Dean Yoon
US 8,000,000 2,000,000
Jose Annaloro VE
Jose Annaloro
VE Ausgeschieden

Tags: Dean YoonJose Annaloro

Kulwant Singh Eliminated in 8th Place ($12,323)

• Level 32: 100,000-200,000, 200,000 ante
Kulwant Singh
Kulwant Singh

Hand #9: Chris Canan opened under the gun for 500,000, Susan Faber called from middle position and Kulwant Singh jammed for 2,550,000 from the big blind. Canan folded and Faber called.

Susan Faber: {j-Clubs}{j-Spades}
Kulwant Singh: {10-Spades}{10-Diamonds}

Singh was in bad shape and couldn't catch a ten as the board ran out {7-Spades}{6-Spades}{5-Spades}{a-Hearts}{9-Spades} and he was eliminated in 8th place.

Susan Faber us
Susan Faber
us 10,900,000 3,000,000
Chris Canan US
Chris Canan
US 4,800,000 -400,000
Kulwant Singh us
Kulwant Singh
us Ausgeschieden

Tags: Chris CananKulwant SinghSusan Faber

Hands # 6-8: Still No Flops

• Level 32: 100,000-200,000, 200,000 ante

Hand #6: Susan Faber limped in from the small blind and folded after Rob Stark jammed for 3,450,000 from the big blind.

Hand #7: Kulwant Singh opened for 700,000 from early position and was uncontested.

Hand #8: Susan Faber opened for 600,000 from the cutoff and folded after Rob Stark jammed for 3,750,000 on the button.

Susan Faber us
Susan Faber
us 7,900,000 -500,000
Chris Canan US
Chris Canan
US 5,200,000 -400,000
Rob Stark US
Rob Stark
US 4,900,000 2,700,000
Kulwant Singh us
Kulwant Singh
us 2,750,000 -550,000

Hands #1-5 : Faber Grabs the Blinds

• Level 32: 100,000-200,000, 200,000 ante

Hand #1: Susan Faber raised to 600,000 in the hijack and got the blinds.

Hand #2: Faber raised to 800,000 and the rest of the table folded.

Hand #3: Kulwant Singh pushed all in 1,750,000 on the button and took down the pot.

Hand #4: Faber raised to 800,000 under the gun and no one called.

Hand #5: Dean Yoon raised to 700,000 in the hijack and grabbed the pot.

Susan Faber us
Susan Faber
us 8,400,000
Jose Annaloro VE
Jose Annaloro
VE 775,000 -1,125,000

Tags: Kulwant Singh

Shuffle Up and Deal

• Level 32: 100,000-200,000, 200,000 ante

The final day of Event #71: $500 SALUTE TO WARRIORS No-Limit Hold'em is officially underway.

Level:
32
Blinds:
100,000/200,000
Ante:
200,000

Who Will Be the First Champion of Event #71: $500 SALUTE TO WARRIORS No-Limit Hold'em?

Taylor Carroll
Taylor Carroll

After a day of rest to celebrate July 4th, American Independence Day, it’s finally time for Event #71: $500 SALUTE TO WARRIORS No-Limit Hold'em final table with eight players remaining.

The tournament was one of 19 new WSOP events, encouraging military members to join the action and giving away $40 of each buy-in to benefits of the United Services Organization (USO) and other military-related charities.

For his first year, the event gathered a total of 1,723 entries to create a prize pool of $723,660. The final eights are all assured of a minimum payday worth $12,323 but all have their eyes on the $121,161 first prize and a gold bracelet.

The big story in the field today is Taylor Carroll, a former air force member, retired in 2015, who leads the way with a hefty 13,525,000. Taylor cashed the Millionaire Maker earlier during the Series and is already achieving his biggest live poker performance.

He is followed by Susan Faber (7,280,000), Dean Yoon (6,845,000) and Chris Canan (6,105,000), Kulwant Singh (3,300,00), the most experienced tournament player of the table with $202,680 of live earnings, Uriah Grossglauser (2,200,000), Jose Annaloro (1,900,000) and Jordan Knackstedt (1,700,000).

Below you will see the seating chart for the remaining eight players today. The action will be picking up at noon and play until a winner is decided, with a 15-minute break every three levels.

Final Table Draw

SeatNameCountryChip CountBig Blinds
1Jose AnnaloroVenezuela1,265,0006
2Susan FaberUnited States7,280,00036
3Rob StarkUnited States3,655,00018
4Taylor CarrollUnited States13,525,00068
5Dean YoonUnited States6,845,00034
6Kulwant SinghUnited States2,225,00011
7Chris CananUnited States6,105,00031
8Jordan KnackstsedtCanada2,050,00010

PokerNews will be at the heart of the action from beginning to the very end, bringing you live updates of each and every hand that is played at the final table.

Tags: Chris CananDean YoonJordan KnackstedtJose AnnaloroKulwant SinghSusan FaberTaylor CarrollUriah Grossglauser

Event #71: $500 SALUTE TO WARRIORS No-Limit Hold'em
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