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Tag: Juha Helppi

Juha Helppi Eliminated in 20th Place (€10,261)

Juha Helppi opened to 12,000 preflop and Richard Milne called. Stuart Rutter then three-bet to 39,000 from the big blind and Helppi tanked for a minute or two before calling with just 70,000 back. Milne thought briefly but folded.

Rutter Finds a Helpping Hand

Stuart Rutter moved all in for 112,500 from the cutoff and Juha Helppi called out of the small blind, short stack Michiel Brummelhuis folded in the big blind.

Rachid Choukri Eliminated in 22nd Place (€8,261)

The action folded to Rachid Choukri in early position and he moved all in for 75,000. All players behind him folded except for Juha Helppi.

Rutter Without Coin Flip Luck

Stuart Rutter raised to 10,500 and Juha Helppi three-bet to 24,000, which prompted the all in of the Brit with the superios stack. Helppi called and it was a flip with the   for the Finn and the   for the Brit.

Back to the Starting Stack

Juha Helppi defended his big blind against a min raise of Hossein Ensan and then checked the    flop. Ensan bet exactly 55,000 to put his opponent all in and Helppi tanked for several minutes before calling off with  .

Meiri Christmas

There was an opening raise to 4,200 which was called by Marvin Rettenmaier, Juha Helppi, the small blind and Aviv Meiri in the big blind.

A Helpping Hand

Juha Helppi is back up to 31,000 after he had a 5,000 bet called on the river of a board. The Finn showed for trip sixes to pick up the pot.

Ihar Soika Defeats Jason Mercier To Win Record-Breaking EPT Barcelona High Roller

Ihar Soika wins the record-breaking European Poker Tour Barcelona €10,300 High Roller for €747,200, defeating Jason Mercier in heads-up play.

Juha Helppi Eliminated in 17th Place (€42,000)

First, Maxim Panyak doubled through Juha Helppi, and now he just finished him off. Helppi moved all in for around 100,000 from the button, and Panyak called from the big blind with the . Helppi had the .

Maxim Panyak Doubles Through Juha Helppi

Maxim Panyak open shoved for 368,000 under the gun plus one, and Juha Helppi re shoved from the small blind for about 70,000 more. Nicolas Chouity in the big blind moved out of the way, and Helppi soon saw he was well in front.

PokerStars EPT Barcelona High Roller Day 2: Aussie Millions Champ Barer Leads Final 21

Reigning Aussie Millions champion Ami Barer leads the final 21 players in the European Poker Tour Barcelona €10,300 High Roller.

Joentausta Doubles

Aku Joentausta was all in with the against Juha Helppi's . The flop, turn, and river ran out , and Joentausta doubled up. He was all in for 183,000 and doubled to around 375,000. Helppi dropped back to 706,000.

Danzer Calls With Ace-High

On a board, there was 241,000 in the pot already and Fedor Holz in the small blind had the decision. Holz bet out 101,000, and Danzer went into the tank. "You know I have ace-high!" said Danzer at one point.

Helppi and Holz Get Into It

Action folded to Fedor Holz on the button, and he raised to 20,000. Juha Helppi called from the big blind, and the flop came down . Both players checked, and then they also checked the that paired the board on the turn.

Down and Out

Noah Schwartz was just eliminated on the feature table. Daniel Colman's beat Schwartz' , and that was it for the bracelet and WPT winner from Florida.

Helppi Yourself

John Juanda raised to 6,800 from the hijack seat, Juha Helppi called on the button, Stephen Chidwick called from the small blind, and Jason Les took a few seconds before folding from the big blind.

Schemion Can't Beat Two Pair

Kyle Julius opened for 3,700, and next door neighbor Ole Schemion made the call from the hijack. Juha Helppi in the big blind came along for the ride, and the three of them saw a flop.

Helppi Folds to River Bet

A player in middle position led into Finnish star Juha Helppi on a board reading . The always methodical Helppi sat motionless, studying the board and his opponent before calling.

Helppi and Grospellier Bust

Juha Helppi and Bertrand "ElkY" Grospellier have both been eliminated. Grospellier went out first, and he fell to the hands of Barry Greenstein, who climbed to 135,000 in chips.

"Take It Easy, Henry"

"Miami" John Cernuto: / / Henry Orenstein: / / On third street, after Juha Helppi brought in, Orenstein completed. Action then folded to Cernuto, and he raised. Helppi folded, then Orenstein reraised. Cernuto called.