Event #1: $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em
Days:
12

Event Info

Buy-in $10,000
Prize Pool $690,000
Players 69

Level Info

Level 24
Blinds 60,000 / 120,000
Ante 120,000

Rainer Kempe Eliminated in 3rd Place ($89,700)

MartianNews • Level 22: 40,000-80,000, 80,000 ante
Rainer Kempe
Rainer Kempe

David Peters moved all in from the small blind and after several moments of thought, Rainer Kempe made the call for his remaining 2,155,000. Players turned over their hands with Kempe at risk of elimination.

David Peters: {2-Spades}{2-Diamonds}
Rainer Kempe: {8-Diamonds}{8-Clubs}

The flop came down {9-Spades}{10-Spades}{3-Clubs} and Kempe was still ahead with his snowmen. The turn gave Peters a flush draw when the {a-Spades} landed on the table. The river was a devastating card for Kempe when a {5-Spades} hit, giving Peters a runner-runner flush and sending Kempe home in 3rd.

David Peters us
David Peters
us 8,300,000 2,915,000
Rainer Kempe de
Rainer Kempe
de Busted

Tags: David PetersRainer Kempe

Peters Doubles Kempe Again

MartianNews • Level 22: 40,000-80,000, 80,000 ante

David Peters opened to 225,000 from the small blind and Rainer Kempe moved all in for 1,280,000 from the big blind. Peters called and the players turned over their hands.

Rainer Kempe: {k-Clubs}{j-Diamonds}
David Peters: {a-Diamonds}{10-Diamonds}

The flop came down {8-Diamonds}{10-Clubs}{5-Clubs} and Peters was still ahead with his pair of tens. A {2-Hearts} came on the turn and Kempe would need to hit to avoid elimination. The river did exactly that as the {j-Clubs} landed on the river, giving Kempe a double through Peters with his pair of jacks.

David Peters us
David Peters
us 5,240,000 -960,000
Rainer Kempe de
Rainer Kempe
de 2,480,000 1,340,000

Tags: David PetersRainer Kempe

Brandon Adams Eliminated in 4th Place ($69,000)

MartianNews • Level 22: 40,000-80,000, 80,000 ante
Brandon Adams
Brandon Adams

David Peters moved all in from the cutoff and Brandon Adams called from the small blind for his whole stack. Adams would be at risk of elimination as the players turned over their hands.

David Peters: {q-Diamonds}{j-Hearts}
Brandon Adams: {k-Clubs}{j-Diamonds}

The flop came down {5-Spades}{a-Hearts}{4-Hearts} and Adams was still ahead. A {5-Hearts} came down on the turn, giving Peters a flush draw. The flush was completed for Peters when the {3-Hearts} landed on the table, eliminating Adams from the tournament in fourth place.

David Peters us
David Peters
us 6,200,000 1,120,000
Brandon Adams us
Brandon Adams
us Busted

Tags: Brandon AdamsDavid Peters

Adams Staying Alive

MartianNews • Level 22: 40,000-80,000, 80,000 ante

Brandon Adams moved all in from the button for 320,000 and David Peters called from the big blind. The players turned over their hand with Adams at risk.

Brandon Adams: {a-Diamonds}{10-Diamonds}
David Peters: {9-Diamonds}{6-Clubs}

The flop came down {k-Spades}{2-Diamonds}{5-Clubs} and Adams was still ahead. The {j-Diamonds} came down on the turn and Peters would need to hit. The river came down the {10-Spades} and Adams took down the pot with his pair of tens.

David Peters us
David Peters
us 5,080,000 -400,000
Brandon Adams us
Brandon Adams
us 760,000 -180,000

Tags: Brandon AdamsDavid Peters

Level:
22
Blinds:
40,000/80,000
Ante:
80,000

First Break of the Day

MartianNews • Level 21: 30,000-60,000, 60,000 ante

The players will now be taking a 15-minute break.

Kempe Pulls in Another Double Through Peters

MartianNews • Level 21: 30,000-60,000, 60,000 ante

David Peters moved all in from the button and Rainer Kempe called from the small blind for his remaining 480,000. Players turned over their hand with Kempe at risk of elimination.

The flop came down {8-Clubs}{2-Diamonds}{k-Spades} and Peters would need to hit a seven. The dealer flipped over a {3-Diamonds} on the turn and Peters was now drawing to only a seven on the river to eliminate Kempe. The {q-Clubs} came on the river, giving Kempe the pot with his pair of queens and doubling again through Peters.

David Peters us
David Peters
us 5,480,000 -540,000
Rainer Kempe de
Rainer Kempe
de 1,140,000 510,000

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Kempe Moves All in and Holds

MartianNews • Level 21: 30,000-60,000, 60,000 ante

David Peters opened to 120,000 from the cutoff and Rainer Kempe moved all in for his remaining 240,000. Peters called and the players turned over their hands with Kempe at risk.

Rainer Kempe: {q-Diamonds}{3-Diamonds}
David Peters: {j-Diamonds}{7-Spades}

The flop came down {4-Clubs}{3-Clubs}{5-Diamonds}, giving Kempe a pair of threes and retaining the lead. The {10-Clubs} on the turn changed nothing and Peters would still need to hit. The {10-Diamonds} on the river did not help Peters as Kempe took down the pot, doubling through the leader.

David Peters us
David Peters
us 6,020,000 -210,000
Rainer Kempe de
Rainer Kempe
de 630,000 240,000

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Cowboys Good for Green

MartianNews • Level 21: 30,000-60,000, 60,000 ante

Rainer Kempe moved all in from the button and Brian Green called from the big blind, players turned over their hands.

Brian Green: {k-Hearts}{k-Clubs}
Rainer Kempe: {a-Clubs}{k-Diamonds}

The board ran out {3-Hearts}{8-Spades}{2-Diamonds}{6-Clubs}{q-Hearts} and Green's cowboys took down the pot, leaving Kempe short stacked in the process of doing so.

Brian Green us
Brian Green
us 1,070,000 395,000
Rainer Kempe de
Rainer Kempe
de 390,000 -620,000

Tags: Brian GreenRainer Kempe