Event #55: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em
Days:
123

Event Info

Prize Pool $3,234,600
Players 2396

Level Info

Level 29
Blinds 40,000 / 80,000
Ante 10,000

PokerNews Podcast Episode #231: Who Wants to be a Millionaire? feat. Sam Trickett

[user101598] • Level 27: 25,000-50,000, 5,000 ante
Sam Trickett
Sam Trickett

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Tags: Big One for One DropJason SomervillePokerNews PodcastSam Trickett

Hands #95-99: Ferrer Triples

• Level 27: 25,000-50,000, 5,000 ante

Hand #95: Bobby Poe open-shoved all in from the button and the blinds folded.

Hand #96: Asi Moshe raised to 100,000 from the button and David Jackson called from the big blind. The flop was {5-Hearts}{2-Hearts}{j-Diamonds} and Jackson checked. Moshe bet 120,000 and Jackson called. The turn was the {9-Clubs} and Jackson checked. Moshe bet 215,000 and Jackson called to see the {8-Hearts} fall on the river. Both players checked, Moshe tabled {9-Spades}{6-Spades} for a pair and Jackson mucked.

Hand #97: Michael Ferrer raised to 125,000 from under the gun and everyone folded.

Hand #98: Asi Moshe raised to 100,000 from the hijack. David Jackson called from the button and Michael Ferrer called from the big blind. The flop was {5-Diamonds}{q-Hearts}{6-Hearts} and Ferrer moved all in for 405,000. Moshe and Ferrer both called and then checked it down on both the {a-Clubs} turn and {4-Clubs} river.

Ferrer: {7-Spades}{8-Hearts}

Moshe: {k-Hearts}{4-Hearts}

Jackson: {q-Diamonds}{8-Diamonds}

Ferrer made his straight to triple up.

Hand #99: Asi Moshe raised to 100,000 from under the gun and Aaron Massey three-bet to 250,000 from the button. Moshe four-bet to 600,000, but folded after Massey's five-bet all-in shove.

Tags: Aaron MasseyAsi MosheBobby PoeDavid JacksonMichael Ferrer

Hands #90-94: Moshe Up to 1.7 Million

[user169806] • Level 27: 25,000-50,000, 5,000 ante

Hand #90: Henrik Hecklen completed the small blind, David Jackson checked in the big blind and the dealer fanned the {5-Diamonds}{A-Spades}{4-Hearts} flop. Hecklen check-called a 40,000 bet from Jackson and then both players checked the {6-Hearts} turn.

Hecklen led for 90,000 on the {Q-Clubs} river, Jackson called and then mucked when his Danish opponent showed {A-Clubs}{8-Diamonds} for top pair.

Hand #91: Michael Ferrer raised to 125,000 and next to act was Asi Moshe in the next seat along. Moshe moved all-in for 840,000 and Ferrer called when the action passed around to him.

Ferrer: {K-Diamonds}{Q-Diamonds}
Moshe: {A-Clubs}{Q-Clubs}

The five community cards fell {7-Clubs}{J-Clubs}{8-Spades}{5-Diamonds}{9-Diamonds} and Moshe's ace-high doubled him up.

Hand #92: Aaron Massey raised to 110,000 from the small blind and won the pot.

Hand #93: Massey won the blinds and antes when he raised to 110,000 from the button.

Hand #94: Massey raised to 110,000 and Moshe called in the big blind. Both players checked the {7-Spades}{5-Diamonds}{6-Hearts} flop and Moshe led for 75,000 on the {10-Diamonds} turn. Massey called, then both players checked the {9-Diamonds} river.

Moshe turned over {10-Clubs}{9-Hearts} for two pair and Massey mucked.

Asi Moshe il 1,710,000 1,030,000
Michael Ferrer ca 500,000 -1,200,000

Tags: Aaron MasseyAsi MosheDavid JacksonHenrik HecklenMichael Ferrer

Level:
27
Blinds:
25,000/50,000
Ante:
5,000

Hands #85-89: Hecklen Straightens Jackson Out

• Level 26: 20,000-40,000, 5,000 ante

Hand #85: Henrik Hecklen raised to 80,000 from the button and David Jackson three-bet to 280,000 from the small blind; Hecklen folded.

Hand #86: Aaron Massey opened to 95,000 from the small blind and Michael Ferrer folded.

Hand #87: Henrik Hecklen raisedd to 80,000 from the hijack and David Jackson called from the cutoff. The flop was {8-Diamonds}{j-Diamonds}{10-Spades} and both players checked. The turn was the {a-Clubs}, Hecklen bet 95,000 and and Jackson called. The rvier was the {7-Hearts} and Hecklen fired 210,000. Jackson called and showed {a-Hearts}{j-Clubs} for two pair, while Hecklen turned over {k-Hearts}{9-Hearts} for the straight.

Hand #88: David Jackson raised to 90,000 from the hijack and took the blinds and antes.

Hand #89: Michael Ferrer raised to 125,000 from the cutoff and Asi Moshen moved all in for 755,000 from the small blind. Ferrer thought for a couple minutes, but eventually folded.

Tags: Aaron MasseyAsi MosheDavid JacksonHenrik HecklenMichael Ferrer

Hands #79-84: Hecklen Shoves on Massey; Ferrer Scores a Huge Double

[user169806] • Level 26: 20,000-40,000, 5,000 ante

Hand #79: Henrik Hecklen made it 80,000 to go from the button, but quickly released when David Jackson put out a chunky three-bet from the small blind.

Hand #80: Jackson opened to 90,000 from the button, forcing both blinds to fold.

Hand #81: Aaron Massey raised on the button to 90,000 and Michael Ferrer snap-shoved all-in from the small blind and won the pot.

Hand #82: Asi Moshe received a walk in the big blind.

Hand #83: Massey raised to 90,000 in the hijack and Hecklen called in the big blind. Both players checked the {10-Hearts}{7-Spades}{8-Spades} flop, with Hecklen leading for 125,000 on the {4-Clubs} turn. Massey called.

The river was the {2-Diamonds} and Hecklen moved all-in. Massey tanked for close to two minutes before letting his hand go.

Hand #84: Ferrer made it 125,000 to go from under the gun, Jackson set him all-in from the small blind and Ferrer called.

Ferrer's {Q-Diamonds}{Q-Clubs} beat Jackson's {J-Spades}{j-Diamonds} when the board ran a clean {4-Diamonds}{6-Hearts}{10-Hearts}{2-Spades}{2-Diamonds}.

David Jackson us 4,200,000 -875,000
Michael Ferrer ca 1,700,000 1,140,000
Henrik Hecklen dk 1,000,000 -90,000

Tags: Henrik HecklenDavid JacksonAsi MosheAaron MasseyMichael Ferrer

Hands #75-78: Start of Six-Handed Play

• Level 26: 20,000-40,000, 5,000 ante

Hand #75: David Jackson raised to 90,000 from the cutoff and Michael Ferrer moved all in for 575,000 from the small blind. Jackson thought for a moment, but eventually laid it down. Both players agreed to table their hands.

Jackson: {a-}{9-}

Ferrer: {7-Spades}{7-Hearts}

Hand #76: Aaron Massey raised to 90,000 from the cutoff and Asi Moshen moved all in from the big blind; Massey folded.

Hand #77: David Jackson raised to 90,000 from under the gun and Aaron Massey three-bet to 290,000 from right behind. Action folded back around to Jackson who folded as well.

Hand #78: Action folded to Henrik Hecklen in the small blind who made the call. David Jackson moved all in and Hecklen folded.

Tags: Aaron MasseyAsi MosheDavid JacksonHenrik HecklenMichael Ferrer

Hands #69-73: Moshe Back in Business

[user169806] • Level 26: 20,000-40,000, 5,000 ante

Hand #69: Aaron Ramsey raised to 90,000 from the cutoff, Bobby Poe three-bet all-in for 725,000 from the small blind and Ramsey stepped out of the way.

Hand #70: Marc-Etienne McLaughlin raised to 80,000 from the cutoff and then instantly called when Asi Moshe raised all-in for 285,000 from the small blind.

McLaughlin showed {A-Hearts}{J-Hearts} while Moshe held the {A-Diamonds}{K-Clubs}. The five community cards fell {5-Hearts}{K-Diamonds}{10-Clubs}{9-Diamonds}{7-Spades} and Moshe doubled.

Hand #71: Henrick Hecklen moved all-in from the small blind and McLaughlin mucked.

Hand #72: Massey made it 85,000 to go from under the gun and nobody contested the pot with him.

Hand #73: Moshe moved all-in for 680,000 and McLaughlin tank-folded on the button. Both blinds folded and Moshe won the pot.

Asi Moshe il 680,000 315,000
Marc-Etienne McLaughlin ca 390,000 -660,000

Tags: Aaron MasseyAsi MosheBobby PoeHenrik HecklenMarc-Etienne McLaughlin