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Tag: Juha Helppi

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.

Helppi Takes Out Wasserson

Eric Wasserson caught a bad run of cards while being very short, but eventually he decided to commit to a hand which put him at risk. Wasserson called all-in for 100 and Juha Helppi completed from his immediate left.

Helppi Doing Well; Orenstein Lets One Go

Henry Orenstein called the bring-in and Juha Helppi did so as well. On fourth street, the bring-in folded when Helppi bet and Orenstein called. On fifth street both players checked and Orenstein folded on sixth, when Helppi bet.

Scary Board Makes Ashton Check

Last year's $50,000 Players Championship winner, Matthew Ashton, just checked a hand down with Juha Helppi. Ashton's hand was strong, but Helppi's board worried the Brit a little too much.

Kenney Takes One

Bryn Kenney, who's seated to the direct left of Henry Orenstein, just completed on third street and Juha Helppi made the call. On fourth street and fifth street Kenney bet and Helppi finally let go of his hand.

More For Helppi

On a flop it was Ben Yu who check-called a bet from Juha Helppi. On the turn the hit and both players checked. The river was the and Yu check-folded to the Finnish pro's bet.

Helppi Can't Beat Ulusu

Cengiz Can Ulusu, the German player who notoriously flipped a coin to make his decision on the final table in Dortmund a couple of years back, just limped under the gun for 200. Juha Helppi followed suit and over limped.

Juha Helppi Eliminated at the Hands of Emil Ohlsson

Juha Helppi opened the cutoff for 10,000 and got a three bet from Emil Ohlsson in the small blind. Ohlsson made it 26,000 to go and that made Helppi shove. Ohlsson made the call as soon as he found out it wasn't all that much more to him.

Malinov Loses Two

Pavel Binar from Czech Republic was all in from first position and it folded round to the Bulgarian Atanas Malinov who checked his cards and weighed up his options with one player behind still to act.

One For Helppi

The flop read when we found Juha Helppi, Thomas Muhlocker, and a third player looking down at the felt. Helppi checked and Muhlocker fired 2,100. The third player folded and Helppi called.

No Help For Helppi

John Helppi raised to 500 from early position and found a three-bet to 1,500 from an opponent on the button. Action came back to Helppi four-bet the action to 4,500 and his opponent called.

Trips for Helppi

From early position, Juha Helppi raised to 32,000. Fabian Quoss made the call from the big blind, and the flop came down . After Quoss checked, Helppi bet 32,000. Quoss called. The turn was the , and Quoss checked again.

Newey Gone

Paul Newey has just been eliminated in 22nd place at the hands of Juha Helppi, From under the gun, Newey raised all in for 98,000. Action folded to Helppi on the button, and he reraised all in over the top for around 250,000.

Helppi Gets a Bit From Friedman

We caught Juha Helppi and Adam Friedman involved in a pot on a flop of . There was already a pot of 25,000 in the middle. Helppi was first to act and he put out a bet of 14,000. Friedman just called.

Juha Needs Some Help

Juha Helppi raised to 4,000 from early position. He received calls from the button, the small blind, and the big blind. The flop came down and the blinds checked to Helppi who fired 7,000.

Helppi Gets Some off Mizzi

Helppi Can't Even Get "One Card, Maybe?"

Juha Helppi check-called a bet of 3,000 on a board of . The river brought another nine, the . Helppi checked, and this time his opponent bet a whopping 20,000.

Helppi Gives it Up

The hand folded around to the player on the button, who made it 250, before Juha Helppi bumped it up to 750 from the big blind. He was snap called, as both players watched the flop come down .

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