Event #8: $10,000 Short Deck No-Limit Hold'em

Hands #28-31: Epstein Takes Chip Lead

will_shill • Level 18: 0-0, 10,000 ante
Alex Epstein

Hand #28: Action folded around to Alex Epstein who raised to 60,000. Thai Ha was on the button and called. The flop was {7-Clubs}{k-Diamonds}{j-Diamonds}. Epstein bet 75,000 and Ha folded.

Hand #29: Yong Wang called under the gun, and he was joined by Epstein, Anson Tsang and Ha before Chance Kornuth checked his button.

The {8-Hearts}{a-Spades}{6-Spades} flop checked to Ha who bet 80,000, with Tsang the only caller. The turn was the {7-Diamonds} and both players checked. The river was the {9-Clubs} putting a straight on the board. Tsang moved all in and Ha agonized with his decision before folding.

Hand #30: Four players limped in and Wang checked his button. The flop was {9-Hearts}{k-Spades}{j-Hearts}. It checked to Tsang who bet 100,000 and the other players all folded.

Hand #31: Epstein called under the gun, Yong Wang called in the cutoff and Rene van Krevelen checked his button. The flop was {q-Diamonds}{j-Diamonds}{j-Hearts} and Epstein checked. Wang bet 50,000, Van Krevelen folded and Epstein called.

The turn was the {7-Hearts} and Epstein checked. This time Wang bet 210,000 and Epstein called again. The river was the {8-Diamonds} and the pair checked, with Epstein showing {q-Hearts}{q-Spades} for a flopped full house.

Spieler Chips Fortschritt
Alex Epstein us
Alex Epstein
us 1,900,000 300,000
Chance Kornuth us
Chance Kornuth
us 1,800,000 -100,000
Anson Tsang hk
Anson Tsang
hk 1,400,000 300,000
Rene van Krevelen nl
Rene van Krevelen
nl 683,000 -60,000
Yong Wang cn
Yong Wang
cn 512,000 -430,000
Thai Ha vn
Thai Ha
vn 419,000 -190,000

Tags: Alex EpsteinAnson TsangChance KornuthRene van KrevelenThai HaYong Wang