Event #53: $3,000 Limit Hold'em 6-Handed
Tage:
123

Event Info

Buy-in $3,000
Preispool $691,200
Players 256

Level Info

Level 24
Limits 30,000 / 60,000
Ante 0

Highlights

Highlights

Hands #115-123: Mickey Craft Gains a Little

• Level 23: 25,000-50,000, 0 ante
Mickey Craft
Mickey Craft

Hand #115: Guowei Zhang raised, and Mickey Craft defended the big blind. The flop came {9-Clubs}{6-Clubs}{6-Spades}, and Craft check-folded to a Zhang bet.

Hand #116: Craft raised, and Zhang defended the big blind. The flop came {a-Spades}{9-Diamonds}{5-Spades}, and Craft bet. Zhang folded.

Hand #117: Zhang limped, and Max Silver checked his option. The flop came {7-Diamonds}{3-Diamonds}{2-Spades}, and Zhang bet, Silver raised, and Zhang called. The turn was the {9-Diamonds}, and Zhang check-called. The river was the {j-Hearts}, and Zhang check-folded to a Silver bet.

Hand #118: Zhang raised, and everyone folded.

Hand #119: Silver raised, and everyone folded.

Hand #120: Craft raised, and Silver defended. The flop came {k-Clubs}{q-Spades}{2-Spades}, and Silver check-called. The turn was the {3-Hearts}, and he check-called again. The river was the {10-Hearts}, and both players checked. Craft won the hand, showing {k-Diamonds}{6-Diamonds}.

Hand #121: Zhang raised, and everyone folded.

Hand #122: Silver raised, and everyone folded.

Hand #123: Zhang limped, and Silver raised from the big blind. Zhang called, then check-called the {9-Hearts}{7-Clubs}{4-Clubs} flop. The turn was the {2-Spades}, and Zhang check-called again. The river was the {6-Diamonds}, and both players checked. Zhang won the hand with {8-}{7-}.

Max Silver gb
Max Silver
gb 2,200,000 -50,000
Mickey Craft us
Mickey Craft
us 1,290,000 90,000
Guowei Zhang us
Guowei Zhang
us 414,000 14,000

Tags: Guowei ZhangMax SilverMickey Craft

Hands #111-114: Max Silver Wins Four on the Spin

will_shill • Level 23: 25,000-50,000, 0 ante
Max Silver
Max Silver

Hand #111: Guowei Zhang limped in the small blind. Max Silver checked his big blind.

The flop was {q-Spades}{9-Hearts}{10-Diamonds}. Zhang bet, Silver raised, and Zhang called. The turn was the {2-Spades}. Zhang check-called a bet from Silver. The river was the {4-Hearts}, and Zhang check-called again and was shown {q-Diamonds}{4-Clubs} by Silver, who took down the pot.

Hand #112: Silver raised in the small blind, and Mickey Craft defended his big blind. The flop came {k-Clubs}{10-Hearts}{2-Spades}. Silver bet, and Craft folded.

Hand #113: Silver raised from the button and took down the blinds and antes.

Hand #114: Zhang limped in the small blind, and Silver checked his big blind. Zhang check-folded on the {8-Diamonds}{6-Hearts}{6-Diamonds} flop.

The players then took a short break.

Max Silver gb
Max Silver
gb 2,250,000
Mickey Craft us
Mickey Craft
us 1,200,000
Guowei Zhang us
Guowei Zhang
us 400,000

Tags: Guowei ZhangMax SilverMickey Craft

Hands #106-110: A Few Pots For Max Silver

Yardley • Level 23: 25,000-50,000, 0 ante

Hand #106: Max Silver raised from the small blind, and Craft called in the big blind. The flop was {8-Diamonds}{k-Hearts}{a-Clubs}, and a bet from Silver took it.

Hand #107: Craft raised from the small blind, and Guowei Zhang called. The flop was {10-Spades}{9-Hearts}{2-Spades}, and a bet from Craft was raised by Zhang. Craft called. On the {q-Clubs} turn, Craft check-raised, and Zhang called. The river was the {4-Diamonds}, and a bet from Craft took the pot.

Hand #108: Silver got a walk in the big blind.

Hand #109: Silver raised, Craft three-bet from the big blind, and Silver called. The flop was {q-Spades}{7-Clubs}{9-Hearts} and was checked to see the {3-Hearts} turn, where Silver bet and Craft called. The river was the {q-Diamonds}, and a bet from Silver got called. “Fours," Silver said, and Craft showed {5-Clubs}{5-Spades}.

Hand #110: Silver raised, and Zhang called. The flop was {8-Clubs}{10-Clubs}{j-Clubs}, and Zhang check-called a bet. They both checked the {j-Spades} turn and {5-Spades} river, and Silver won with his {a-Diamonds}{q-Clubs}.

Tags: Guowei ZhangMatt AffleckMax SilverTom Pomponio

Hands #101-105: Three-Handed Play Begins

• Level 23: 25,000-50,000, 0 ante

Hand #101: Max Silver raised and Guowei Zhang called. The flop came {a-Spades}{j-Spades}{4-Spades}, and Zhang checked. Silver bet, and Zhang folded.

Hand #102: Silver got a walk.

Hand #103: Zhang raised, and Mickey Craft three-bet. Zhang called. The flop came {k-Hearts}{9-Spades}{5-Hearts}{6-Hearts}, and both players checked. The turn was the {3-Diamonds}, and Craft bet, Zhang called. The river was the {6-Hearts}, and Craft checked. Zhang bet, and Craft called. Zhang won the hand with {5-Spades}{5-Spades}.

Hand #104: Craft raised, and Zhang called. The flop came {7-Diamonds}{5-Hearts}{3-Hearts}, and Craft check-called Zhang's bet. The turn was the {4-Diamonds}, and both players checked. The river was the {3-Clubs}, and Craft check-folded to Zhang's bet.

Hand #105: Craft raised, and Zhang called. The flop came {k-Hearts}{10-Hearts}{6-Spades}. Zhang check-raised, and Craft folded.

Tags: Guowei ZhangMax SilverMickey Craft

Level:
23
Limits:
25,000/50,000
Ante:
0

Ayman Qutami Eliminated in 4th Place ($46,871)

• Level 22: 20,000-40,000, 0 ante
Ayman Qutami
Ayman Qutami

Hand #100: Ayman Qutami raised, and Mickey Craft called.

The flop came {j-Clubs}{8-Spades}{4-Hearts}, and both players checked. The turn was the {j-Diamonds}, and Craft bet. Qutami raised all in, and Craft called. Qutami had {a-Hearts}{5-Clubs} against the {q-Spades}{8-Hearts} of Craft.

The river was the {6-Spades}, and Qutami was eliminated in fourth place.

Max Silver gb
Max Silver
gb 1,800,000 -120,000
Mickey Craft us
Mickey Craft
us 1,250,000 50,000
Guowei Zhang us
Guowei Zhang
us 650,000 150,000
Ayman Qutami us
Ayman Qutami
us Ausgeschieden

Tags: Ayman QutamiMickey Craft

Hands #96-99: Chips for Max Silver

will_shill • Level 22: 20,000-40,000, 0 ante
Max Silver
Max Silver

Hand #96: Guowei Zhang raised under the gun, and Max Silver three-bet from the small blind. Zhang called.

The flop came {a-Spades}{10-Spades}{4-Spades}. Silver bet, Zhang raised, and Silver called. The turn was the {9-Diamonds}, and both players checked. The river was the {j-Clubs}, and Silver bet. Zhang called.

"Nuts," announced Silver, showing {k-Spades}{q-Spades} to take down the pot.

Hand #97: Qutami raised from under the gun, and Silver three-bet from the button. Qutami called.

The flop came {9-Hearts}{k-Hearts}{4-Clubs}, and Qutami check-called a bet from Silver. The turn was the {5-Clubs}, and Qutami check-called another bet from Silver. The river was the {7-Hearts}, and Qutami check-folded.

Hand #98: Zhang limped in the small blind, and Qutami checked his big blind. Zhang check-raised on the {a-Spades}{6-Clubs}{9-Clubs} flop, and Qutami folded.

Hand #99: Qutami raised in the small blind, and Silver defended his big blind.

The flop came {10-Spades}{8-Diamonds}{9-Spades}. Qutami bet, and Silver called. The turn was the {8-Hearts}, and Qutami check-raised Silver. Silver called. The river was the {3-Hearts}, Qutami bet, and Silver called.

"Two pair," announced Qutami.

"Which two?" said Silver. Qutami showed {5-Clubs}{5-Diamonds}, and Silver won with {q-Spades}{9-Clubs}.

Max Silver gb
Max Silver
gb 1,920,000 370,000
Mickey Craft us
Mickey Craft
us 1,200,000 300,000
Guowei Zhang us
Guowei Zhang
us 500,000 -150,000
Ayman Qutami us
Ayman Qutami
us 75,000 -320,000

Tags: Max Silver

Hands #90-95: Craft Makes a Straight

Yardley • Level 22: 20,000-40,000, 0 ante

Hand #90: Mickey Craft raised, and Guowei Zhang three-bet from the big blind. Craft called. The flop was {3-Clubs}{k-Hearts}{10-Clubs}. Craft called a bet from Zhang, and the turn was the {8-Diamonds}. Another bet from Zhang got called, and on the {9-Hearts} river, a bet from Zhang got a raise from Craft. Zhang called and mucked when he saw Craft's straight with {q-Diamonds}{j-Hearts} straight.

Hand #91: Ayman Qutami raised, winning the pot.

Hand #92: Max Silver raised, winning the pot.

Hand #93: Qutami raised under the gun, winning the pot.

Hand #94: Craft raised, and Qutami re-raised from the big blind. Craft called. The flop was {8-Clubs}{5-Diamonds}{q-Spades}, and a bed from Qutami saw Craft call. The turn was the {3-Diamonds}, and Qutami check-folded. Craft showed him the {q-Diamonds}.

Hand #95: Zhang raised, and Silver called. The flop was {k-Spades}{4-Clubs}{q-Clubs}, and Silver check-called. No further betting action occurred on the turn {j-Diamonds} or {a-Diamonds} river, and Silver showed the winning {a-Hearts}{j-Diamonds}.

Tags: Guowei ZhangMax SilverMickey Craft

Hands #85-89: Craft Bluffs and Zhang Pips Silver

• Level 22: 20,000-40,000, 0 ante

Hand #85: Ayman Qutami raised, and Mickey Craft and Guowei Zhang both called.

The flop came {a-Diamonds}{5-Clubs}{2-Spades}, and the action checked to Qutami. He bet, Craft raised, Zhang folded, and Qutami called. The turn was the {6-Hearts}, and Craft bet. Qutami raised. Craft made it three bets, and Qutami got confirmation that it was a raise before he made it four bets.

"I think that this bluff's gone far enough," Craft said before tossing his hand into the muck.

Hand #86: Zhang raised, and Qutami called. The flop came {a-Spades}{q-Diamonds}{4-Hearts}, and Zhang bet. Qutami called. The turn was the {j-Hearts}, and Zhang bet again. Qutami folded.

Hand #87: Craft raised, and Zhang three-bet from the button. Max Silver and Craft both called.

The flop came {k-Spades}{5-Hearts}{5-Diamonds}, and the action checked to Zhang. He bet, Silver called, and Craft folded. The turn was the {10-Spades}, and Silver checked. Zhang bet, Silver raised, and Zhang called. The river was the {6-Hearts}, and Silver bet. Zhang called, and both players had a pair of kings. Zhang won the hand with {k-}{q-}, just barely beating the {k-}{j-} of Silver.

Hand #88: Craft got a walk.

Hand #89: Qutami raised, and Craft and Zhang both called. The flop came {k-Spades}{9-Spades}{8-Spades}, and all three players checked. The turn was the {2-Hearts}, and Zhang bet. Both opponents folded.

Tags: Ayman QutamiGuowei ZhangMax SilverMickey Craft