2015 GPI Global Poker Masters

World Cup
Days: 2

Team Italy vs. Team Ukraine: Bendinelli Beats Yaroshevsky

Level 1
Giuliano Bendinelli
Giuliano Bendinelli

Giuliano Bendinelli is undoubtedly the front-runner in the MVP race for the 2015 Global Poker Masters has he just won his heads-up match against Team Ukraine's Igor Yaroshevsky.

Just now Bendinelli bet 700 on a {9-Hearts}{8-Hearts}{2-Clubs} flop after Yaroshevsky had checked. Yaroshevksy check-raised to 2,200 and Bendinelli put his opponent all in. Yaroshevsky had about 8,000 total and he called all in.

Bendinelli: {6-Spades}{9-Spades}
Yaroshevsky: {Q-Hearts}{10-Clubs}

The board ran out {9-Clubs}, {A-Clubs} and Bendinelli took down this heads up battle for Team Italy.

Player Chips Progress
Team Italy it
Team Italy
79,000 17,000
Team Ukraine ua
Team Ukraine
50,000

Tags: Giuliano BendinelliIgor Yaroshevsky