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Hands #26-23: Perkins Lands Another Double Through Rajkumar

MartianNews • Level 19: 80,000-160,000, 160,000 ante
Double Up Bill Perkins

Hand #26: Bryn Kenney opened to 325,000 from the hijack with {a-Spades}{4-Spades}, Alfred DeCarolis called in the cutoff with {9-Spades}{8-Spades} and Stephen Chidwick defended the big blind, holding {9-Clubs}{8-Spades}.

The flop fell {q-Diamonds}{10-Clubs}{2-Spades}, all three players checked and the {k-Spades} fell as a turn card. Chidwick checked to Kenney who bet 565,000 and only DeCarolis called to see the {j-Clubs} river.

Kenney bet 685,000 with his broadway and DeCarolis snap-called with the smaller straight. Kenney pulled in the pot, moving into second

Hand #27: Vivek Rajkumar looked down at {8-Diamonds}{5-Diamonds} and opened to 350,000 from the cutoff. Chidwick holding {k-Hearts}{10-Spades} and Dan Smith with {7-Spades}{5-Spades} defended their blinds. The flop came down {k-Clubs}{9-Hearts}{2-Hearts}, Chidwick led out for 400,000 with top pair and both opponents folded.

Hand #28: Smith limped the small blind with {7-Diamonds}{4-Clubs}, Aaron Zang had {q-Clubs}{6-Clubs} and checked his option. The dealer spread {a-Spades}{a-Hearts}{5-Hearts} out and both players checked to {5-Diamonds} turn card. Both checked again and the {9-Diamonds} completed the board. Smith bet 375,000 and Zang folded, shipping the pot to Smith.

Hand #29: Alfred DeCarolis had {10-Diamonds}{10-Clubs} in early position and raised to 425,000. Smith called on the button with {a-Spades}{j-Diamonds} and the flop came down {8-Spades}{5-Spades}{4-Hearts}.

DeCarolis bet 550,000 with his overpair, Smith called and the {q-Clubs} peeled off as a turn card. Both players checked and the {j-Hearts} completed the board.

DeCarolis checked to Smith on the river who bet 1,050,000 with his rivered jack and DeCarolis check-called the bet. Smith took down the pot, moving over the six million mark for this first time.

Hand #30: Vivek Rajkumar opened to 350,000 from early position and his neighbor Bill Perkins moved all in for 2,330,000. Rajkumar snap-called and Perkins was at risk.

Bill Perkins: {7-Spades}{7-Diamonds}
Vivek Rajkumar: {a-Clubs}{k-Hearts}

The flop came down {8-Spades}{4-Diamonds}{3-Hearts} and Perkins was still ahead with his sevens. A {2-Spades} hit on the turn, adding some outs for Rajkumar who. The {j-Clubs} landed on the river and Perkins managed to hold on for another double through Rajkumar.

Player Chips Progress
Vivek Rajkumar in
Vivek Rajkumar
in 15,000,000 -1,400,000
Stephen Chidwick gb
Stephen Chidwick
gb 9,300,000 600,000
Bryn Kenney us
Bryn Kenney
us 8,100,000 1,225,000
Dan Smith us
Dan Smith
us 6,400,000 2,900,000
Bill Perkins us
Bill Perkins
us 5,100,000 2,000,000
Alfred DeCarolis us
Alfred DeCarolis
us 3,600,000 -4,400,000
Aaron Zang cn
Aaron Zang
cn 3,100,000 -300,000
Timothy Adams ca
Timothy Adams
ca 3,000,000 -550,000

Tags: Aaron ZangAlfred DeCarolisBill PerkinsBryn KenneyDan SmithStephen Chidwick