Event #13: $10,000 No-Limit 2-7 Draw Lowball Championship
Days:
123

Event Info

Buy-in $10,000
Prize Pool $817,000
Players 87

Level Info

Level 24
Blinds 15,000 / 30,000
Ante 7,000

Hands #146-150: Negreanu Calls with Ducks

• Level 23: 12,000-24,000, 6,000 ante
Daniel Negreanu
Daniel Negreanu

Hand #146: Daniel Negreanu opened to 70,000 from the button and Paul Volpe folded his big blind.

Hand #147: Volpe popped it up to 50,000 and Negreanu called. He picked up three new cards while Volpe chose to take two. Negreanu knuckled the table and Volpe dropped forward 82,000.

Negreanu went deep into the tank, pondering his action for about a minute. Ultimately, he dropped forward a call.

"Pair of deuces," said KidPoker, showing what looked to be {J-}{8-}{4-}{2-}{2-}.

Volpe mucked his hand and Negreanu raked in the pot.

Hand #148: Negreanu opened to 70,000 and took down the pot.

Hand #149: Negreanu received a walk.

Hand #150: Negreanu opened to 70,000 and Volpe folded.

Tags: Daniel NegreanuPaul Volpe

Hands #143-145: Negreanu Slipping

• Level 23: 12,000-24,000, 6,000 ante

Hand #143: Paul Volpe raised to 50,000. Daniel Negreanu folded his hand and Volpe picked up the pot.

Hand #144: Volpe received a walk.

Hand #145: Volpe opened his button to 50,000 and Negreanu called. Negreanu drew one card and Volpe followed suit with one as well. Negreanu checked, Volpe fired 88,000, and Negreanu quickly called. Volpe fanned {10-}{8-}{6-}{5-}{3-} and Negreanu mucked his cards.

Negreanu is now down to just 344,000 in chips.

Tags: Ben VolpeDaniel Negreanu

Hands #138-142: Volpe Makes Ten-Eight

• Level 23: 12,000-24,000, 6,000 ante

Hand #138: Paul Volpe received a walk.

Hand #139: Daniel Negreanu received a walk.

Hand #140: Negreanu opened to 70,000 from the button and Volpe kicked it in.

Hand #141: Volped raised to 50,000 from the button and Negreanu called. Negreanu picked up one new card at the draw while Volpe stood pat.

Negreanu checked and Volpe came out swinging for 86,000. Negreanu leaned back in his seat, hung his head, and began riffling his chips.

"I think it's a call," said Negreanu, plopping forward chips.

Volpe fanned {10-}{8-}{6-}{5-}{3-} and Negreanu mucked his hand.

Hand #142: Volpe received a walk.

Tags: Daniel NegreanuPaul Volpe

Hands #130-137: Volpe Pulls Further Ahead

• Level 23: 12,000-24,000, 6,000 ante

Hand #130: Daniel Negreanu raised to 70,000 from his button and Paul Volpe folded his cards.

Hand #131: Volpe opened to 50,000 and Negreanu folded.

Hand #132: Negreanu raised to 70,000 from the button and Volpe three-bet to about 190,000. Negreanu kicked it in and Volpe picked up the pot.

Hand #133: Negreanu received a walk in the big blind.

Hand #134: Volpe received a walk in the big blind.

Hand #135: Volpe raised to 50,000 from the button and Negreanu tossed forward a call. Players drew an unknown amount of cards. Both checked the final betting round and Negreanu showed a {q-}{j-}{9-}{7-}{5-} to take down the pot.

Hand #136: Negreanu opened to 70,000 from the button and Volpe folded his hand.

Hand #137: Volpe opened to 50,000 on his button and Negreanu called. KidPoker took three cards and Volpe opted for just one.

"I'm drawin' good, buddy," said Negreanu.

Negreanu checked, Volpe bet 75,000, and Negreanu tossed out a call. Volpe fanned {J-}{9-}{6-}{4-}{3-} which prompted a muck from Negreanu.

Tags: Daniel NegreanuPaul Volpe

Hands #123-129: Volpe Wins First Significant Pot

• Level 23: 12,000-24,000, 6,000 ante
Paul Volpe
Paul Volpe

Hand #123: Daniel Negreanu received a walk.

Hand #124: Paul Volpe received a walk.

Hand #125: Volpe raised to 50,000 from his button and Negreanu folded his hand.

Hand #126: Negreanu raised to 70,000 from his button and Volpe called. Volpe pulled one new card and Negreanu stood pat. Volpe checked and Negreanu checked it back. Negreanu fanned {Q-}{10-}{9-}{5-}{2-} and took down the pot.

Hand #127: Volpe raised to 50,000 from the button and Negreanu folded his hand.

Hand #128: Negreanu opened to 70,000 and Volpe let it go.

Hand #129: Volpe opened to 50,000 from the button and Negreanu flatted. KidPoker pulled two cards at the draw while Volpe opted to stand pat. Negreanu checked and Volpe fired out 91,000. Negreanu called and Volpe fanned {9-}{8-}{6-}{5-}{4-}. Negreanu mucked and Volpe picked up the pot.

Tags: Daniel NegreanuPaul Volpe

Level:
23
Blinds:
12,000/24,000
Ante:
6,000