2021 World Series of Poker Europe 888poker WPTDS London Online
Event 39 - $50,000 H.O.R.S.E.

Gus Hansen Eliminated

Gus Hansen was crippled by Steve Sung's two pair. That hand put Sung's stack up to 98K, while Hansen's stack slipped to 8K.

A couple of hands later, Gus Hansen busted out.

Gus Hansen: ({A-Diamonds}{2-Clubs}) {7-Hearts}{4-Hearts}{K-Clubs}{J-Spades} ({8-Diamonds})
Steve Sung: ({8-Spades}{2-Hearts}) {4-Diamonds}{A-Spades}{5-Spades}{J-Diamonds} ({5-Hearts})

Sung won with a pair of fives as Hansen headed to the rail.

Tags: Gus HansenSteve Sung

Sun Dimmed


Shih-Ping Sun x-x-{A-Clubs}{4-Hearts}{Q-Diamonds}{5-Spades}-x
Nick Frangos x-x-{5-Clubs}{8-Spades}{6-Spades}{4-Clubs}-x

Picking it up on fourth street, Sun bets and Frangos calls.
On fifth street, Sun bets and Frangos raises. Sun calls.
On sixth and seventh street, Sun checks and Frangos bets. Sun calls.
Frangos shows {2-Hearts}{3-Hearts}{4-Diamonds} for the 2-3-4-5-6. Sun shows just one card, the {7-Hearts}, and has a A-4-5-7-Q. Frangos scoops and is up to 94,000 and Sun has 22,500.

Tags: Nick FrangosShih-Ping Sun

Vladimir Troyanovsky Clips Howard Lederer with Aces Up

Vladimir Troyanovsky
Vladimir Troyanovsky
Howard Lederer, showing {Q-Spades}{8-Spades}{6-Clubs}{A-Clubs} has bet into Vladimir Troyanovsky on third, fourth, and fifth streets. They both check sixth street. After seventh street is dealt, they both check. Vladimir, showing {9-Diamonds}{8-Hearts}{5-Spades}{A-Spades} turns his down cards over, and shows Howard aces and nines, taking down a pretty nice pot. The hand puts Lederer down to about 70,000 chips.

Tags: Chau GiangFilipe PachecoHoward Lederer

Table Talk: Sam Grizzle is Old

Richie Sklar and Sam Grizzle were engaging in witty banter at their table.

Sklar: "Can I tell you something you don't know?"

Grizzle: " What's that?"

Sklar: "You're the oldest guy at this table."

Laughter ensues.

Tags: Richie SklarSam Grizzle

Family Pot of Doom

Stud High:

Toto Leonidas x-x-{9-Spades}{Q-Diamonds}{Q-Hearts}{6-Hearts}
David Sklansky x-x-{9-Clubs}{5-Clubs}{A-Diamonds}{6-Diamonds}
Sherkhan Farnood x-x-{J-Spades}{6-Spades}
Greg Raymer x-x-{10-Clubs}{J-Hearts}{8-Diamonds}
Jennifer Harman x-x-{4-Hearts}{8-Spades}{6-Clubs}
Michael Mizrachi x-x-{3-Spades}{10-Spades}

The Grinder is the bring-in and everyone calls. On fourth street, Leonidas bets and Sklansky calls. Farnood folds. Raymer and Harman call. The Grinder folds.
On fifth street, Leonidas bets, Sklansky calls, Raymer and Harman fold.
On sixth street, Leonidas bets and Sklansky calls.
On seventh street, both check. Leonidas shows {7-Hearts}{7-Clubs}-J and Sklansky mucks.

Leonidas is up to 160,000 and Sklansky has 46,800.

Tags: David SklanskyGreg RaymerJennifer HarmanMichael MizrachiSherkhan FarnoodToto Leonidas

Game Change: Stud-8

Limits are 1800/3600 with a 400 ante. Bring-in of 500, and completion is 1800.

Andy Black Eliminated

Andy Black lost a big pot to Phil Laak's straight. The Irishman was crippled to 6K. On the next hand. he busted out when his two pair lost to Justin "ZeeJustin" Bonomo's bigger two pair.

Tags: Andy BlackPhil LaakZeeJustin