2021 World Series of Poker
WCOOP-34-M: $2,100 NLHE [8-Max], $1M Gtd
Days:
123

Event Info

Buy-in $2,100
Prize Pool $1,228,000
Players 614

Level Info

Level 37
Blinds 200,000 / 400,000
Ante 50,000

Players Info - Day 3

Players Left 9
Entries 9

Quick Guide to PokerStars Home Games; It Takes Just Five Easy Steps!

MattHansen • Level 33: 100,000-200,000, 25,000 ante
Home Games
Home Games

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Paulius "D3cor" Vaitiekunas Eliminated in 8th Place ($23,873)

MattHansen • Level 33: 100,000-200,000, 25,000 ante

Fabiano "Kovalski1" Kovalski opened from middle position with a raise to 400,000 and Paulius "D3cor" Vaitiekunas made the call from the big blind.

The flop was {q-Hearts}{3-Hearts}{5-Spades} and Vaitiekunas checked. Kovalski bet 500,000 and Vaitiekunas made the check-call.

The turn was {4-Spades} and Vaitiekunas checked again. Kovalski bet 1,100,000 and Vaitiekunas made another check-call.

The river was {8-Hearts} and Vaitiekunas checked for a third time. Kovalski shoved with Vaitiekunas covered and got the call for the last 1,816,349. Vaitiekunas turned over {q-Diamonds}{9-Spades} for a pair of queens, but Kovalski showed {q-Spades}{a-Clubs} to take the pot and eliminate Vaitiekunas with the better kicker.

Fabiano "Kovalski1" Kovalski br
Fabiano "Kovalski1" Kovalski
br 14,421,864 -900,000
Paulius "D3cor" Vaitiekunas
Paulius "D3cor" Vaitiekunas
Busted

Player Break

MattHansen • Level 33: 100,000-200,000, 25,000 ante

The remaining seven players are now on a five minute break.

"iamivar" Chips Up with River Bet

MattHansen • Level 33: 100,000-200,000, 25,000 ante

"3DTemujin" opened from under the gun with a raise to 450,000. Action folded around to "iamivar" for the call in the big blind.

The flop came {q-Hearts}{3-Hearts}{5-Spades} and "iamivar" checked. "3DTemujin" bet 612,000 and "iamivar" made the check-call.

The turn was {2-Hearts} and both players checked. The river was {3-Clubs} and "iamivar" fired 945,360. "3DTemujin" folded and "iamivar" scooped the pot.

3DTemujin kz
3DTemujin
kz 12,736,680 -2,952,000
iamivar se
iamivar
se 7,708,793 2,462,000

Veldhuis Pressures Kovalski

MattHansen • Level 33: 100,000-200,000, 25,000 ante

Lex "L. Veldhuis" Veldhuis opened with a raise to 410,000 and Fabiano "Kovalski1" Kovalski three-bet to 1,200,000. Action folded back around to Veldhuis for a four-bet jam of 7,465,756.

Kovalski folded to the big bet and Veldhuis picked up the pre-flop pot.

3DTemujin kz
3DTemujin
kz 15,688,680 750,000
Fabiano "Kovalski1" Kovalski br
Fabiano "Kovalski1" Kovalski
br 15,321,864 -2,400,000
Lex "L. Veldhuis" Veldhuis nl
Lex "L. Veldhuis" Veldhuis
nl 9,165,756 2,779,060
Jerry "Perrymejsen" Odeen se
Jerry "Perrymejsen" Odeen
se 7,665,254 -659,060
iamivar se
iamivar
se 5,246,793 1,186,000
zyxel888 RU
zyxel888
RU 3,440,604 -589,000
Konstantin "krakukra" Maslak
Konstantin "krakukra" Maslak
2,604,700 -2,146,000
Paulius "D3cor" Vaitiekunas
Paulius "D3cor" Vaitiekunas
2,266,349 -1,730,000

Sami "Lrslzk" Kelopuro Eliminated in 9th Place ($19,306)

MattHansen • Level 33: 100,000-200,000, 25,000 ante

Sami "Lrslzk" Kelopuro opened from under the gun with a raise to 400,000 and 3DTemujin three-bet shoved for 11,587,860. Kelopuro made the call for 2,425,820 and the rest of the table got out of the way.

Sami "Lrslzk" Kelopuro: {a-Spades}{k-Spades}
EDTemujiN: {j-Spades}{j-Clubs}

The board ran out {7-Diamonds}{4-Diamonds}{6-Spades}{8-Diamonds}{4-Hearts} and Kelopuro could not improve to stay in the tournament.

3DTemujin kz
3DTemujin
kz 14,938,680 3,720,820
Sami "Lrslzk" Kelopuro fi
Sami "Lrslzk" Kelopuro
fi Busted
Level:
33
Blinds:
100,000/200,000
Ante:
25,000

Veldhuis Chips Up with Turn Bet

MattHansen • Level 32: 80,000-160,000, 20,000 ante

Lex "L. Veldhuis" Veldhuis opened from middle position with a raise to 320,000 and Fabiano "Kovalski1" Kovalski made the call from the next seat over.

The flop came {7-Diamonds}{9-Hearts}{5-Hearts} and Veldhuis checked. Kovalski led out for 320,000 and Veldhuis check-raised to 1,120,000. Kovalski made the call.

The turn was {k-Spades} and Veldhuis shoved for 3,086,696. Kovalski made the fold and Veldhuis scooped a valuable pot.

Fabiano "Kovalski1" Kovalski br
Fabiano "Kovalski1" Kovalski
br 17,721,864 -2,152,000
Lex "L. Veldhuis" Veldhuis nl
Lex "L. Veldhuis" Veldhuis
nl 6,386,696 1,548,000

Kovalski Applies Pressure Early

MattHansen • Level 32: 80,000-160,000, 20,000 ante

"zyxel888" started the action with a raise to 320,000 from under the gun. Action folded around to Fabiano "Kovalski1" Kovalski for the call from the big blind.

The flop was {7-Hearts}{k-Clubs}{10-Spades} and Kovalski checked. "zyxel888" fired a bet of 504,000 and Kovalski made the check-call.

The turn was {6-Diamonds} and Kovalski led out with a bet for 880,000. "zyxel888" made the call to see a river {3-Diamonds}.

Kovalski fired 3,040,000 on the river and "zyxel888" made the fold to give the cheap leader a big early pot.

Fabiano "Kovalski1" Kovalski br
Fabiano "Kovalski1" Kovalski
br 19,873,864
zyxel888 RU
zyxel888
RU 4,029,604