Event #56: $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em
Tage:
1234

Event Info

Buy-in $5,000
Preispool $2,896,950
Players 623

Level Info

Level 31
Blinds 60,000 / 120,000
Ante 20,000

Highlights

Highlights

Marton Czuczor Eliminated in 4th Place ($185,794)

• Level 28: 30,000-60,000, 10,000 ante
Marton Czuczor
Marton Czuczor

Hand #48: Andres Korn raised to 130,000 on the button and Marton Czuczor moved all in from the big blind. Korn got a count and it was 1,930,000. After several seconds, Korn announced a call and they showed down.

Czuczor: {A-Diamonds}{J-Diamonds}
Korn: {8-Spades}{8-Hearts}

It was a coin flip, but Korn flopped a set on {10-Hearts}{8-Clubs}{4-Diamonds}. The {7-Hearts} turn gave Czuczor straight outs, and he needed a nine to double up and stay alive. The {3-Clubs} river provided him no help, and Czuczor was eliminated in fourth place for a payday of $185,794.

Andres Korn ar
Andres Korn
ar 8,200,000 2,550,000
Marton Czuczor hu
Marton Czuczor
hu Ausgeschieden

Tags: Marton CzuczorAndres Korn

Hands #45-47: Boivin Wins a Couple; Czuczor Takes from Boivin

• Level 28: 30,000-60,000, 10,000 ante

Hand #45: Thomas Boivin raised under the gun and took down the blinds and antes.

Hand #46: Andres Korn completed in the small blind and Boivin checked his option. On the {4-Hearts}{6-Diamonds}{10-Clubs} flop, Korn checked, Boivin bet 60,000, and Korn folded.

Hand #47: Boivin completed in the small blind and Marton Czuczor checked his option. The flop was {K-Diamonds}{6-Hearts}{J-Spades} and Boivin checked. Czuczor checked back and the turn was the {J-Diamonds}, pairing the board. Boivin checked again and Czuczor bet 100,000. Boivin called. The river was the {3-Diamonds} and Boivin checked again. This time, Czuczor bet 300,000 and Boivin let it go.

Tags: Andres KornMartin CzuczorThomas Boivin

Hands #40-44: Chen Wins a Big One

• Level 28: 30,000-60,000, 10,000 ante

Hand #40: Marton Czuczor moved all in and won the blinds and antes.
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Hand #41: Thomas Boivin opened to 125,000 under the gun and Czuczor three-bet jammed to take the pot.

Hand #42: Pete Chen opened to 125,000 from the button and Boivin called in the big blind. The flop came {10-Clubs}{3-Diamonds}{2-Hearts} and both players checked, seeing the {a-Diamonds} on the turn. Both checked again, getting the {9-Spades} on the river. Boivin led with a bet of 175,000 and Chen folded.

Hand #43: Boivin limped and Czuczor checked, bringing a flop of {6-Diamonds}{3-Hearts}{5-Clubs}. Boivin bet 125,000 and Czuczor called. When the {7-Spades} came on the turn, Boivin check-called after Czuczor bet 275,000. The river was the {a-Clubs}, Boivin checked, Czuczor moved all in for about 850,000, and Boivin folded.

Hand #44: Boivin opened to 135,000 on the button and Chen called in the big blind. The two saw a {3-Clubs}{2-Hearts}{9-Hearts} flop, Chen checked, Boivin bet 115,000, and Chen called. The turn was the {4-Diamonds} and both players checked to the {k-Diamonds} on the river. Chen check-called a bet of 350,000 from Boivin and won with {q-Clubs}{9-Spades} for a pair of nines. Boivin mucked {j-Spades}{8-Clubs}.

Tags: Marton CzuczorPete ChenThomas Boivin

Mike Sowers Eliminated in 5th Place ($132,767)

• Level 28: 30,000-60,000, 10,000 ante
Norberto Korn shakes Mike Sowers' hand
Norberto Korn shakes Mike Sowers' hand

Hand #39: Andres Korn opened to 125,000 from the cutoff and Mike Sowers jammed all in for 725,000 on the button. Korn called, putting Sowers at risk.

Sowers: {a-Hearts}{9-Hearts}
Korn: {q-Hearts}{j-Diamonds}

The board ran out {4-Clubs}{2-Clubs}{j-Spades}{6-Clubs}{8-Hearts} and Korn paired his jack to send Sowers to the rail in fifth place, good for $132,767.

Tags: Mike SowersAndres Korn

Hands #31-38: Chips Moving Around

• Level 28: 30,000-60,000, 10,000 ante

Hand #31: Marton Czuczor raised to 130,000 on the button and Andres Korn defended his big blind. The flop came {4-Clubs}{4-Spades}{3-Spades} and Korn checked. Czuczor continued for 120,000 and Korn folded.

Hand #32: Action folded to Pete Chen on the button and he made it 125,000. The blinds folded and Chen won the pot.

Hand #33: It folded to Mike Sowers and he went all in from the small blind, prompting a fold from Thomas Boivin in the big blind.

Hand #34: Boivin completed in the small blind and Czuczor checked his option. On the {K-Hearts}{5-Diamonds}{4-Spades} flop, Boivin bet 60,000 and Czuczor called. They both checked the {4-Clubs} turn and the river was the {3-Spades}. Boivin bet 280,000 and Czuczor called quickly. Boivin showed {9-Diamonds}{4-Hearts} for trip fours to win the pot.

Hand #35: Norberto Korn raised to 130,000 under the gun. The remaining players folded and Korn won the blinds and antes.

Hand #36: Korn got a walk in the big blind.

Hand #37: Boivin raised to 135,000 under the gun and Chen made it 405,000 on the button. The blinds folded and so did Boivin, and the pot went to Chen.

Hand #38: Chen raised to 125,000 from the cutoff and Boivin defended his big blind. On the {A-Hearts}{3-Clubs}{4-Hearts} flop, Boivin checked and Chen bet 110,000. Boivin check-raised to 285,000 and Chen let it go.

Andres Korn ar
Andres Korn
ar 5,650,000 -950,000
Pete Chen tw
Pete Chen
Natural8 Ambassador
tw 4,300,000 2,700,000
Thomas Boivin be
Thomas Boivin
be 3,800,000 50,000
Marton Czuczor hu
Marton Czuczor
hu 1,020,000 -730,000
Mike Sowers us
Mike Sowers
us 730,000 -20,000

Tags: Martin CzuczorMike SowersAndres KornPete ChenThomas Boivin

Level:
28
Blinds:
30,000/60,000
Ante:
10,000

Simon Lam Eliminated in 6th Place ($96,472)

• Level 27: 25,000-50,000, 5,000 ante
Simon Lam
Simon Lam

Hand #30: Lam opened to 120,000 on the small blind and Chen called from the big blind. The flop came {a-Diamonds}{3-Hearts}{2-Clubs} and Lam continued with a bet of 100,000. Chen called. Both players checked the {q-} on the turn, bringing the {4-Hearts} on the river.

Chen led with a bet of 150,000 and Lam moved all in. Chen made the call and tabled {5-}{5-} for a straight. Lam could only muster a pair of queens with his {q-}{10-} and was eliminated in sixth place for $96,472.

Tags: Pete ChenSimon Lam

Hands #26-29: A Little Bit Boivin

• Level 27: 25,000-50,000, 5,000 ante

Hand #26: Thomas Boivin opened to 115,000 under the gun and Pete Chen called on the button. The two saw a {10-Spades}{8-Spades}{5-Clubs} flop and Chen folded after Boivin bet 215,000.

Hand #27: Marton Czuczor opened to 120,000 and Boivin called out of the big blind. The flop came {3-Clubs}{4-Diamonds}{10-Clubs} and Boivin check-folded to a bet of 100,000 from Czuczor.

Hand #28: Boivin limped and Simon Lam checked his option. A {6-Diamonds}{j-Hearts}{2-Diamonds} flop was dealt. Boivin bet 50,000 and took it down

Hand #29: Chen opened to 115,000 and won the pot.

Tags: Marton CzuczorPete ChenSimon LamThomas Boivin

Hands #21-25: A Couple for Chen and Sowers

• Level 27: 25,000-50,000, 5,000 ante

Hand #21: Pete Chen raised to 110,000 from the cutoff and the remaining players folded.

Hand #22: Mike Sowers went all in on the button. The blinds folded and Sowers picked up the pot.

Hand #23: Andres Korn raised to 110,000 from middle position and Sowers shoved for 780,000 in the cutoff. The remaining players folded and so did Korn. Sowers won the pot.

Hand #24: Marton Czuczor completed in the small blind and Chen shoved from the big blind. Czuczor let it go and Chen took it down.

Hand #25: Simon Lam raised to 110,000 in the cutoff. The button and blinds folded and Lam picked up the blinds and antes.

Tags: Marton CzuczorMike SowersAndres KornPete ChenSimon Lam

Andy Spears Eliminated in 7th Place ($71,300)

• Level 27: 25,000-50,000, 5,000 ante
Andy Spears
Andy Spears

Hand #20: Andy Spears moved all in for 705,000 from early position and Pete Chen re-shoved from the button. The blinds folded and they showed down.

Spears: {A-Hearts}{9-Diamonds}
Chen: {K-Clubs}{K-Diamonds}

The board ran out {6-Hearts}{5-Clubs}{3-Clubs} {5-Spades} {8-Spades} and Spears was eliminated. Spears takes home $71,300 for his seventh-place finish in the tournament.

Tags: Andy SpearsPete Chen