Event #44: $2,500 Mixed Hold'em
Days:
123

Event Info

Prize Pool $1,166,100
Players 507

Decisions, Decisions

Shamus

No-Limit

Gavin Smith limped, Danny Hannawa raised to 160,000, and Smith called. The flop came {9-Diamonds}{3-Hearts}{6-Diamonds} and both checked. The turn was the {8-Spades}. Hannawa checked, Smith bet 190,000, and after a half-minute of consideration Hannawa called.

The river brought the {J-Hearts}. Hannawa again checked, and this time Smith bet 295,000. Hannawa leaned forward to study the board, then with his hand over his mouth looked across the table at Smith, who sat looking downward. Finally after a couple of minutes, Hannawa let it go.

Tags: Danny HannawaGavin Smith

Fives are Good

No-Limit

Danny Hannawa made the call from the button and Gavin Smith checked his option.

Flop: {6-Diamonds}{q-Hearts}{4-Clubs}

Smith checked and Hannawa bet 55,000. Smith called and the turn brought the {6-Spades}. Both players checked and the {9-Hearts} fell on the river. Both players checked once again and Hannawa tabled fives to take the pot.

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Aces and Queens for Smith

No-Limit

Gavin Smith limped from the button and Danny Hannawa checked his option.

The flop came down {a-Spades}{q-Spades}{a-Diamonds} and both players checked. The {k-Clubs} fell on the turn and again, both players checked.

When the {j-Clubs} fell on the river, Hannawa checked to Smith who bet 75,000. Hannawa made the call only to see Smith table {q-Diamonds}{4-Diamonds} for aces and queens to take the pot.

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Hannawha-a-at Did He Have?

Shamus
Danny Hannawa
Danny Hannawa

No-Limit

Danny Hannawa limped from the button, and Gavin Smith called. The flop came {7-Spades}{3-Diamonds}{Q-Diamonds} and both checked. The turn was the {2-Spades}. Smith checked, Hannawa bet 80,000, and Smith called.

The river then brought the {A-Spades}. Smith bet 160,000, then Hannawa pushed out a hefty raise to 575,000 total. Smith rubbed his forehead, and after a half-minute or so let it go.

Hannawa showed his hand after -- {K-Spades}{5-Clubs}!

Hannawa is up to 1.8 million now, and Smith down to a little over 2 million.

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Hannawa Wins with a Pair of Eights

No-Limit

Gavin Smith called from the button and Danny Hannawa checked his option.

Flop: {8-Spades}{4-Hearts}{6-Diamonds}

Both players checked to the turn, which brought the {10-Spades}. Hannawa check-called Smith's bet of 55,000.

The {3-Spades} fell on the river and both players checked. Hannawa showed {q-Hearts}{8-Diamonds} to take the pot with a pair of eights.

Tags: Gavin SmithDanny Hannawa

Ace-High is Good

No-Limit

In our first hand at this new level, Gavin Smith called from the button and Danny Hannawa checked his option.

The flop came down {6-Clubs}{3-Spades}{k-Clubs} and both players checked. The {10-Clubs} fell on the turn and Hannawa checked. Smith bet 80,000 and Hannawa made the call.

The {5-Spades} came on the river and both players checked.

Smith showed {a-Clubs}{7-Spades} to take the pot with ace-high.

Tags: Gavin SmithDanny Hannawa

Bet All You Want

Shamus
Heads-Up
Heads-Up

Back to no-limit. This heads-up match has now lasted about an hour and 15 minutes.

Gavin Smith -- 2.36 million
Danny Hannawa -- 1.45 million

Interesting

Shamus

Limit

Gavin Smith called from the button, Danny Hannawa raised, and Smith called. The flop came {4-Hearts}{3-Spades}{k-Diamonds}. Hannawa bet, Smith raised, and Hannawa called. Both then checked the {8-Spades} turn and {4-Clubs} river.

Hannawa showed {Q-Diamonds}{9-Diamonds}, which turned out to be good.

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Call, Check, Win

Shamus

Limit

Gavin Smith raised from the button, and Danny Hannawa called. The flop came {9-Clubs}{k-Clubs}{4-Hearts}. Hannawa checked, Smith bet, and Hannawa called. Both then checked the {3-Hearts} turn and {10-Spades} river.

Hannawa showed {A-Clubs}{Q-Diamonds}, which was good as Smith mucked.

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Hannawa Shuts it Down on the Turn

Limit

Danny Hannawa called from the button and Gavin Smith checked his option.

Flop: {2-Diamonds}{2-Spades}{j-Clubs}

Both players checked the flop and the turn brought the {9-Diamonds}. Smith checked to Hannawa who tossed in a bet. That was enough to get Smith to fold.

Tags: Danny HannawaGavin Smith