Triton Million - A Helping Hand for Charity

Hands #64-68: Perkins Lands Another Double; Rajkumar Drops to the Bottom

MartianNews • Level 21: 125,000-250,000, 250,000 ante

Hand #64: Dan Smith opened to 800,000 from the small blind with {8-Spades}{2-Spades} and Aaron Zang defended his big blind with {5-Clubs}{4-Clubs}. The dealer fanned out {a-Clubs}{k-Hearts}{4-Diamonds} on the flop and Smith led out for 400,000. Zang called with his bottom pair and the {9-Spades} landed as a turn card. Smith continued to fire, betting 650,000 and Zang swiftly released his hand, moving the pot to Smith.

Hand #65: Stephen Chidwick raised it up to 525,000 from the cutoff with {a-Spades}{7-Spades} and Smith called on the button, holding {k-Clubs}{6-Clubs}. Bryn Kenney defended his big blind with {a-Clubs}{7-Clubs} and the flop fell {q-Hearts}{8-Clubs}{4-Diamonds}.

Action checked to Smith, he bet 600,000 and both opponents folded as Smith took down another pot.

Hand #66: Bill Perkins moved all in with {a-Hearts}{k-Clubs} from under the gun, Vivek Rajkumar called from the big blind with {a-Diamonds}{3-Hearts} and the two tabled their hands.

Bill Perkins: {a-Hearts}{k-Clubs}
Vivek Rajkumar: {a-Diamonds}{3-Hearts}

The flop came down {9-Diamonds}{5-Hearts}{4-Diamonds} and Perkins was still in a commanding lead with his big slick. An {8-Clubs} landed on the turn and Perkins looked in good shape to double up. The {j-Hearts} river card sealed the deal for Perkins as he secured another double through Rajkumar.

Hand #67: Zang moved all in for 4,325,000 from the cutoff with {6-Hearts}{6-Diamonds}, his opponents folded and he scooped in the pot.

Hand #68: Smith opened to 500,000 from under the gun, holding {6-Spades}{6-Diamonds} and found a pot after his opponents all let go of their hands.

Player Chips Progress
Dan Smith us
Dan Smith
us 19,700,000 1,100,000
Stephen Chidwick gb
Stephen Chidwick
gb 11,900,000 -1,100,000
Bryn Kenney us
Bryn Kenney
us 11,400,000 -900,000
Aaron Zang cn
Aaron Zang
cn 5,000,000 -400,000
Bill Perkins us
Bill Perkins
us 2,900,000 1,300,000
Vivek Rajkumar in
Vivek Rajkumar
in 2,700,000 -1,900,000

Tags: Aaron ZangBill PerkinsBryn KenneyDan SmithStephen ChidwickVivek Rajkumar