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Event Info

Buy-in $1
Prize Pool $490,335
Players 337

Level Info

Level 28
Blinds 20,000 / 40,000
Ante 5,000

Russel Ivy Eliminated in 8th Place ($13,278)

Josh_Cahlik
Russell Ivy- 8th Place
Russell Ivy- 8th Place

Jacob Naquin opened with a raise to 48,000 from under the gun. Russell Ivy stacked his chips into a neat pile and pushed them all in, three-betting to 342,000 for his tournament life. Action folded back around to Naquin who made the call.

Ivy: {7-Spades}{7-Hearts}
Naquin: {10-Diamonds}{10-Hearts}

"Eh, I'm due for a suck out," remarked Ivy with a grin. The flop fell {9-Spades}{9-Diamonds}{9-Hearts}, giving each player a full house. The turn brought the {K-Diamonds}, giving Ivy a few more chop outs. Fifth street came the {10-Clubs} and Naquin's tens full of nines was able to send Ivy packing.

For his 8th place finish, Ivy has been awarded 27.5 points in the WSOPC National Leaderboard, which boosts him to 2nd place overall with 102.5 points. Still ahead of him and atop the leaderboard is Felicia Johnico with 107.5 points. More information on the WSOPC national leaderboard can be found by clicking here.

Jacob Naquin
Jacob Naquin
2,250,000 630,000
Russell Ivy
Russell Ivy
Busted

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Naquin Takes the Chip Lead

Paul_Oresteen
Jacob Naquin is the new chipleader.
Jacob Naquin is the new chipleader.

Chris Parsons started the action by opening to 47,000, Jeremy Drewery called from the button and Jacob Naquin called from the small blind. The flop came {4-Hearts} {A-Diamonds} {9-Spades}, Naquin checked, Parsons checked and Drewery bet 55,000. Naquin called and Parsons folded. The turn came {2-Diamonds} and Naquin bet out 155,000. Drewery called and the river was the {10-Diamonds}.

Naquin checked and Drewery pushed out 120,000. Naquin quietly check-raised to 300,000 and Drewery sat for a moment before announcing an barely audible call. Naquin tabled {4-Diamonds} {4-Spades} for a flopped set and Drewery mucked his hand.

Jacob Naquin
Jacob Naquin
1,620,000 420,000
Jeremy Drewery
Jeremy Drewery
675,000 -636,000

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David E. Williams Eliminated in 9th Place ($10,601)

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David E. Williams - 9th Place
David E. Williams - 9th Place

Action folded around to David E. Williams in late position. Williams peered down at his cards and moved his entire stack in the middle. It folded around to Bill Phillips in the big blind who made the call.

Williams: {A-Spades}{10-Hearts}
Phillips: {A-Diamonds}{J-Spades}

The door card brought supreme hope for Williams, as it paired him up. The flop read {10-Diamonds}{4-Diamonds}{Q-Diamonds}, giving Williams the lead but Phillips a flush draw. Fourth street brought the {8-Clubs}, giving Phillips even more outs going to the river.

The {5-Diamonds} rolled off on the river and completed Phillips' ace-high flush. Williams was sent packing, collecinng $10,601 in tournament winnings.

Bill Phillips us
Bill Phillips
us 1,300,000 530,000
David E. Williams
David E. Williams
Busted

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Early Position = Early Action

Paul_Oresteen • Level 25: 10,000-20,000, 3,000 ante

Michael Nasserazad opened for 55,000 from under the gun and Bill Phillips raised to 160,000 directly behind him. Action folded around and Nasserazad called. The flop came {9-Clubs} {9-Spades} {4-Diamonds}, Nasserazad checked and Phillips fired out 200,000. Nasserazad showed {A-Spades} {Q-Spades} before folding.

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Naquin Three-Bets to Success

Josh_Cahlik

Bill Phillips opened to 50,000 from the button. Jacob Naquin decided not to be pushed around, however, and pushed out a three-bet, making it 122,000 to go. After some posturing, Phillips opted to muck his hand, showing {K-}{Q-}. Naquin flashed a {K-} and threw his cards away as he scooped the pot.

The next hand Michael Nasserazad opened with a bet to 52,000 and it folded around to Naquin. Once again, Naquin counted out a re-raise and moved a stack of 190,000 into the middle. Nasserazad quickly opted to call.

The flop fell {K-Clubs}{J-Spades}{3-Diamonds}. Naquin continued out with his aggression and put out a bet of 135,000. Nasserazad shook his head and mucked his hand, awarding Naquin yet another pot.

Jacob Naquin
Jacob Naquin
1,200,000 342,000

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Level:
25
Blinds:
10,000/20,000
Ante:
3,000

John Holley Eliminated in 10th Place ($8,576)

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John Holley
John Holley

John Holley opened to 42,000 from early position and was quickly called by Michael Nasserazad. Action folded around to Jacob Naquin in the big blind who decided to tag along as well.

The three players saw a {4-Diamonds}{J-Clubs}{A-Diamonds} flop. Naquin checked and Holley continued out with a bet of 78,000. Nasserazad announced that he was all in and Naquin got out of the way. Holley quickly called but was disappointed to find that he was behind.

Holley: {A-Clubs}{4-Clubs}
Nasserazad: {J-Diamonds}{J-Spades}

The turn and river brought the {3-Clubs} and {6-Spades} and just like that John Holley was sent to the rail. His elimination has marked our official final table.

Michael Nasserazad
Michael Nasserazad
908,000 328,000
John Holley us
John Holley
us Busted

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Nasserazad's Small Pair is Good

Paul_Oresteen

Ronnie Sewell opened for 42,000 from the cutoff, Michael Nasserazad called from the small blind and Bill Phillips called from the big blind. The flop fell {8-Hearts} {8-Spades} {Q-Hearts} and all three players checked. The turn brought the {2-Hearts} and after two checks Sewell but 80,000. Nasserazad called and Phillips folded. The river was the {9-Diamonds} and both players checked. Nasserazad tabled {3-Spades} {3-Hearts} and Sewell held his cards for a moment before tossing them in the muck.

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