2021 GG Spring Festival PokerStars SCOOP 2021 partypoker Sunday LIVE
Event #15: $10,000 Seven Card Stud Hi-Low Split-8 or Better Championship

Event Info

Prize Pool $1,598,000
Players 170

Level Info

Level 28
Blinds 0 / 0
Ante 0

Harman Retakes the Lead

Jennifer Harman
Jennifer Harman

Frank Kassela (X)(X) / {2-Hearts}{7-Clubs}{A-Hearts}{Q-Clubs} / (X)
Jennifer Harman (X)(X) / {9-Spades}{8-Clubs}{5-Spades}{2-Clubs} / (X)

Kassela brought it in on third, Harman completed, Kassela raised and Harman called. Harman check-called on fourth street, then called Kassela's bet on fifth. Both players checked on sixth and seventh streets.

Harman showed two pair, nines and eights and scooped the pot. She's back in the chip lead with 1,475,000.

Kassela and Juanda Split

That's how this game goes
That's how this game goes

Frank Kassela (X)(X) / {A-Spades}{9-Spades}{10-Spades}{3-Spades} / (X)
John Juanda (X)(X) / {7-Diamonds}{9-Diamonds}{5-Hearts}{6-Spades} / (X)

Steve Zolotow had the bring-in with the {2-Diamonds}, Kassela completed, Juanda raised, Zolotow folded and Kassela called. Kassela check-called on fourth and fifth streets, then led out on sixth. Juanda raised and Kassela called. Kassela check-called one more bet on the river.

Kassela showed {Q-Spades}{J-Spades} for a flush, Juanda had a 7-5 low and they split the pot.

Tags: Frank KasselaJohn Juanda


Updated Chip Counts


John Juanda 1,275,000
Steve Zolotow 1,200,000
Frank Kassela 1,150,000
Jennifer Harman 1,050,000
Allen Kessler 375,000

Zolotow Surges from 195K to Over 1.2 Million

Steve Z
Steve Z

Allen Kessler (X)(X) / {5-Spades}{A-Hearts}{5-Clubs}{10-Hearts} / (X)
Steve Zolotow (X)(X) / {J-Diamonds}{10-Clubs}{3-Spades}{J-Clubs} / (X)

Kessler completed on third street, Jennifer Harman called with the {8-Clubs} up, Zolotow raised, and both Kessler and Harman called. Kessler led out on fourth street, Harman folded and Zolotow called. Kessler led again on fifth street and Zolotow called all-in.

Zolotow made trip jacks on sixth street and Kessler needed to make his low on the river to get half the pot. He missed, and Zolotow scooped. That hand took Steve Z up to 625,00 while Kessler was left with 800,000,

The next hand:

Zolotow (X)(X) / {3-Spades}{10-Hearts}{3-Clubs}
Harman (X)(X) / {9-Spades}{7-Diamonds}{6-Spades}

Zolotow brought it in, Harman completed, Zolotow raised and Harman called. Zolotow bet fourth street and Harman came along, but she folded to Zolotow's fifth street bet.

With that hand, Zolotow was up to 850,000.

On the hand after that, Zolotow made a wheel against Kessler's kings and jacks and scooped his third pot in a row, and is now on over 1.2 million in chips.

Tags: Allen KesslerJennifer HarmanSteve Zolotow

Kassela Passes Harman

Frank Kassela
Frank Kassela

Frank Kassela: (X)(X) / {3-Diamonds}{5-Clubs}{2-Hearts}{Q-Hearts} / (X)
Jennifer Harman: (X)(X) / {7-Spades}{6-Spades}{5-Diamonds}{Q-Diamonds} / (X)
Steve Zolotow: (X)(X) / {8-Spades}{10-Hearts} - fold

Kassela brought in and Harman completed. Zolotow raised and then Kassela called. Harman also called. On fourth street, Kassela bet after action was checked to him. Harman raised and then Zolotow folded. Kassela called.

On fifth street, Harman led with a bet and Kassela called. On sixth, Harman led with a bet again and Harman called. Both players checked on seventh.

Harman mucked her hand after Kassela tabled the {A-Diamonds}{5-Hearts}{2-Spades} for two pair, fives and deuces. She dropped to 1.24 million while Kassela moved up to 1.275 million.

Tags: Frank KasselaJennifer HarmanSteve Zolotow

Harman Scoops Kassela


Frank Kassela (X)(X) / {6-Diamonds}{K-Hearts}{A-Clubs}{7-Hearts} / (X)
Jennifer Harman (X)(X) / {A-Diamonds}{2-Clubs}{6-Hearts}{A-Hearts} (X)

Harman turned over {9-Clubs}{9-Hearts} on the river for aces and nines. Kassela showed aces and sevens and Harman scooped the pot. She's up to 1.45 million while Kassela is down to 800,000.

Tags: Jennifer HarmanFrank Kassela