Event #47: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em MONSTER STACK
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Event Info

Buy-in $1,500
Preispool $9,066,600
Players 6716

Level Info

Level 39
Blinds 400,000 / 800,000
Ante 100,000

Highlights

Highlights

Stanley Lee Eliminated in 3rd Place ($501,353)

• Level 38: 300,000-600,000, 100,000 ante
Stanley Lee and Brian Yoon
Stanley Lee and Brian Yoon

Hand #80: Brian Yoon raised to 1,300,000 on the button, and Stanley Lee shoved all in for 16,500,000. Yoon showed {a-Spades}{k-Clubs}, and Lee tabled {6-Spades}{6-Clubs}.

The flop came {a-Hearts}{k-Spades}{3-Hearts}, and Lee would need to hit a six to stay alive. The turn was the {9-Clubs}, and the river was the {7-Hearts}. Lee was eliminated in third place but made a great run after being down to two big blinds with seven players remaining.

Brian Yoon us
Brian Yoon
us 59,600,000 18,600,000
Stanley Lee us
Stanley Lee
us Ausgeschieden

Tags: Brian YoonStanley Lee

Hands #73-79: Stanley Lee Doubles One More Time

• Level 38: 300,000-600,000, 100,000 ante
Stanley Lee
Stanley Lee

Hand #73: Ihar Soika raised to 1,200,000 from under the gun, and Stanley Lee moved all in from the big blind. Soika called.

Lee was at risk with {a-Diamonds}{k-Diamonds}, up against Soika's {a-Spades}{j-Clubs}. The flop came {a-Clubs}{j-Diamonds}{8-Hearts}, and Soika took the lead with top two pair. The turn was the {5-Diamonds}, and Lee picked up some more outs to improve. The river was the {k-Spades}, and Lee got there, giving him a bigger two pair to double up.

Hand #74: Soika got a walk.

Hand #75: Lee raised to 1,300,000 on the button and got no action.

Hand #76: Soika raised to 1,300,000 on the button and raked in the pot.

Hand #77: Brian Yoon raised to 1,300,000 on the button, and Lee defended his big blind. The flop came {k-Spades}{4-Hearts}{2-Spades}, and both players checked to the {j-Clubs} on the turn and the {a-Clubs} on the river. Lee checked, Yoon bet 2,300,000, and Lee folded.

Hand #78: Lee raised to 1,300,000 on the button, and Yoon called from the big blind. The flop came {k-Spades}{k-Hearts}{9-Clubs}, and Yoon check-called a bet of 1,100,000 from Lee. The turn was the {j-Diamonds}, and both players checked to the {2-Clubs} on the river. Yoon led out for 3,700,000, and Lee snap-called. Yoon tabled {k-Diamonds}{q-Hearts} for trip kings with a queen kicker, and Lee flashed {k-Clubs}{7-Diamonds} for trip kings with a seven kicker before mucking.

Hand #79: Soika raised to 1,300,000 on the button and got no action.

Ihar Soika by
Ihar Soika
by 42,000,000 -14,200,000
Brian Yoon us
Brian Yoon
us 41,000,000 8,000,000
Stanley Lee us
Stanley Lee
us 17,000,000 2,900,000

Tags: Brian YoonIhar SoikaStanley Lee

Yuliyan Kolev Eliminated in 5th Place ($281,800); Ryan Mcknight Eliminated in 4th Place ($374,515)

• Level 38: 300,000-600,000, 100,000 ante
Ryan Mcknight
Ryan Mcknight

Hand #72: There was a three-way all-in preflop between Yuliyan Kolev, Ryan Mcknight, and Brian Yoon, with Kolev being the shortest stack and Yoon having both players covered.

Yoon: {a-Spades}{8-Diamonds}
Mcknight: {a-Hearts}{q-Clubs}
Kolev: {k-Clubs}{j-Spades}

The board ran out {9-Spades}{8-Spades}{3-Hearts}{4-Diamonds}{7-Clubs}, and Yoon was the only player to make a pair. Kolev was eliminated in fifth place, and Mcknight finished in fourth place.

Yuliyan Kolev
Yuliyan Kolev
Brian Yoon us
Brian Yoon
us 33,000,000 10,500,000
Yuliyan Kolev bg
Yuliyan Kolev
bg Ausgeschieden
Ryan Mcknight us
Ryan Mcknight
us Ausgeschieden

Tags: Brian YoonRyan McknightYuliyan Kolev

Maurice Hawkins Eliminated in 6th Place ($213,591)

• Level 38: 300,000-600,000, 100,000 ante
Maurice Hawkins
Maurice Hawkins

Hand #71: Ihar Soika raised to 1,200,000 on the button, and Maurice Hawkins put his last 975,000 into the pot from the small blind. Yuliyan Kolev also called in the big blind.

The flop came {q-Hearts}{6-Diamonds}{5-Hearts}, and Soika bet 600,000, which got Kolev out of the pot.

Soika showed {7-Diamonds}{5-Diamonds}, and Hawkins had {j-Hearts}{10-Diamonds}. The turn was the {5-Clubs}, and Hawkins was drawing dead to the {8-Hearts} on the river.

Hawkins packed up his bags and took off with his rail after finishing in sixth place.

Ihar Soika by
Ihar Soika
by 56,200,000 5,400,000
Maurice Hawkins us
Maurice Hawkins
us Ausgeschieden

Tags: Ihar SoikaMaurice HawkinsYuliyan Kolev

Hands #67-70: Soika Leaves Hawkins with Crumbs

• Level 38: 300,000-600,000, 100,000 ante

Hand #67: Brian Yoon raised to 1,250,000, and Stanley Lee called from the big blind. The flop came {10-Hearts}{6-Hearts}{6-Spades}, and Yoon bet 1,300,000 to win the hand.

Hand #68: Ryan Mcknight raised all in, and everyone folded.

Hand #69: Maurice Hawkins limped under the gun, and the action was folded to Yoon in the big blind, who shoved all in. Hawkins folded.

Hand #70: Ihar Soika raised to 1,500,000, and Hawkins called in the big blind. The flop came {q-Clubs}{j-Hearts}{5-Diamonds}, and Hawkins check-called a bet of 600,000. The turn was the {a-Diamonds}, and Hawkins checked again. Soika bet 2,500,000, and Hawkins folded. Soika showed {7-Hearts}{4-Diamonds}, and Hawkins was left with just two big blinds.

Tags: Brian YoonIhar SoikaMaurice Hawkins

Hands #60-66: Stanley Lee Doubles Up... Twice!

• Level 38: 300,000-600,000, 100,000 ante
Ryan Mcknight_ Stanley Lee
Ryan Mcknight_ Stanley Lee

Hand #60: Ihar Soika raised to 1,200,000 from the hijack and got no action.

Hand #61: Brian Yoon moved all in from the hijack and got no action.

Hand #62: Yoon raised to 1,250,000 from under the gun, and Soika defended his big blind. The flop came {a-Diamonds}{q-Hearts}{6-Spades}. Soika checked, Yoon bet 1,050,000, and Soika folded. Yoon showed the {a-Diamonds}.

Hand #63: Maurice Hawkins raised to 1,500,000 from under the gun, and Stanley Lee moved all in for 2,500,000 on the button. Hawkins called. Lee was at risk and way behind with {k-Diamonds}{j-Spades}, up against Hawkins' {a-Hearts}{j-Diamonds}. The flop came {k-Spades}{k-Hearts}{6-Diamonds}, and Lee took a commanding lead with trip kings. The turn was the {6-Clubs}, and Hawkins was drawing dead to the {3-Hearts} on the river.

Hand #64: Stanley Lee moved all in for 6,400,000 from the cutoff, and Yoon called from the small blind. Lee was behind and flipping with {k-Hearts}{q-Spades} against Yoon's {j-Spades}{j-Clubs}. The board ran out {k-Clubs}{8-Hearts}{4-Diamonds}{9-Diamonds}{k-Spades}, and Lee doubled up yet again.

Hand #65: Yuliyan Kolev got a walk.

Hand #66: Lee raised to 1,400,000 from under the gun, and Ryan Mcknight moved all in from the big blind. Lee called. Both players had the same hand, with Mcknight being at risk with {a-Hearts}{k-Diamonds} against Lee's {a-Clubs}{k-Clubs}. The board ran out {k-Hearts}{j-Spades}{4-Diamonds}{7-Diamonds}{3-Clubs}, and they chopped it up.

Stanley Lee us
Stanley Lee
us 14,100,000 11,550,000

Tags: Brian HawkinsBrian YoonIhar SoikaMaurice HawkinsRyan McknightStanley LeeThomas RyanYuliyan Kolev

Thomas Ryan Eliminated in 7th Place ($163,087)

• Level 38: 300,000-600,000, 100,000 ante
Thomas Ryan
Thomas Ryan

Hand #59: Thomas Ryan shoved all in from the cutoff, and Ihar Soika moved all in over the top on the button. The blinds got out of the way, and the cards were turned over.

Soika: {a-Hearts}{k-Spades}
Ryan: {k-Hearts}{q-Spades}

The board ran out {7-Hearts}{6-Clubs}{5-Diamonds}{10-Spades}{3-Spades}. Ryan couldn't find any help on the board, and he was eliminated in seventh place.

Ihar Soika by
Ihar Soika
by 50,800,000 6,800,000
Thomas Ryan us
Thomas Ryan
us Ausgeschieden

Tags: Ihar SoikaThomas Ryan

Hands #55-58: Mcknight Doubles Through Lee

• Level 38: 300,000-600,000, 100,000 ante
Ryan Mcknight_ Stanley Lee
Ryan Mcknight_ Stanley Lee

Hand #55: Ihar Soika raised to 1,200,000 from under the gun, and everyone folded.

Hand #56: Ryan Mcknight raised all in for 4,375,000 in the cutoff, and Stanley Lee pushed all in over the top on the button. The blinds folded, and the cards were tabled. Mcknight showed {a-Spades}{3-Spades} against Lee's {8-Hearts}{8-Clubs}. The flop came {9-Hearts}{8-Spades}{2-Spades}, giving Lee a set of eights and Mcknight a flush draw. The turn was the {a-Clubs}, and the river landed the {k-Spades}. Mcknight made his flush and doubled up, leaving Lee with 1,350,000.

Hand #57: Soika raised to 1,200,000 from the small blind, and Brian Yoon folded the big blind.

Hand #58: Lee shoved all in for his remaining 1,150,000, and Soika re-raised to 1,800,000. The blinds folded, and the hands were face-up. Lee held {q-Hearts}{3-Hearts}, and Soika showed {7-Clubs}{6-Hearts}. The board ran out {a-Hearts}{q-Clubs}{6-Spades}{4-Spades}{a-Diamonds}. Lee doubled up through Soika and stayed alive.

Ryan Mcknight us
Ryan Mcknight
us 8,900,000 3,450,000
Stanley Lee us
Stanley Lee
us 2,550,000 -4,150,000

Tags: Brian YoonIhar SoikaRyan McknightStanley LeeThomas Ryan

Level:
38
Blinds:
300,000/600,000
Ante:
100,000

Hands #51-54: No Flops

• Level 37: 250,000-500,000, 50,000 ante

Hand #51: Stanley Lee moved all in from the hijack and got no action.

Hand #52: Ihar Soika raised to 1,100,000 from the cutoff and took it down.

Hand #53: Sioka raised to 1,000,000 from the cutoff and raked in the pot.

Hand #54: Ryan Mcknight moved all in from the small blind, and Lee folded his big blind.

Tags: Ihar SoikaRyan McknightStanley LeeThomas Ryan