Live Events 1
Event #32: $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em / Six Handed
Days:
123
Event #32: $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em / Six Handed
Day 1 Completed

Official Day 1 Chip Counts (full)

Matthew
Christian Harder us
Christian Harder
us 258,700
Tony Dunst us
Tony Dunst
us 180,500
David Ulliott
David Ulliott
176,000
Matthias Neu de
Matthias Neu
de 172,700
Jose De Paz
Jose De Paz
162,300
Rodney Pennington
Rodney Pennington
162,000
Dmitry Motorov
Dmitry Motorov
149,200
Phil Ivey us
Phil Ivey
us 148,300
Taylor McFarland us
Taylor McFarland
us 146,300
Benjamin Spindler de
Benjamin Spindler
de 145,000
Jason Helder us
Jason Helder
us 141,200
Paul Sheng
Paul Sheng
141,100
Joseph Ebanks
Joseph Ebanks
131,400
Isaac Haxton us
Isaac Haxton
us 123,100
Craig Marquis us
Craig Marquis
us 120,100
Jennifer Harman us
Jennifer Harman
us 118,400
Mclean Karr us
Mclean Karr
us 118,200
Keith Charles Lehr
Keith Charles Lehr
114,200
Chris Klodnicki us
Chris Klodnicki
us 108,600
Keith Ferrera us
Keith Ferrera
us 107,300
Bryn Kenney us
Bryn Kenney
us 105,100
Brent Hanks us
Brent Hanks
us 104,000
Galen Hall us
Galen Hall
us 101,800
Chad Brown us
Chad Brown
us 101,400
Men Nguyen us
Men Nguyen
us 100,200

End of Day 1

[user101598]

At the beginning of the day, 568 runners anted up $5,000 for Event #32 and now only 116 remain. The defending champion of this event, Matthew Hawrilenko, was unable to defend his title because he is attending a friend's wedding, so the title is officially up for grabs.

Christian "Charder30" Harder ended Day 1 as our chip leader with an astounding 258,700 chips. He flopped broadway against David Benyamine's set of jacks and held to win a monster pot.

Other big stacks include Dave "Devilfish" Ulliott, Rod Pennington, Tony Dunst and Jennifer Harman.

We are 62 spots away from the money and tomorrow's restart has been rescheduled for 3 p.m. PST. There we will play to a final table or until 3 a.m. We hope you join us tomorrow for the restart right here at PokerNews.com.

Goodnight!

Ouch!

BlocoDaBarra

In the last hand of the day, James Akenhead opened the pot in the small blind with a 3,000-chip raise. In the big blind, Alan Sass re-popped it to 6,300 and Akenhead went all in. Sass snap called and Akenhead tabled {a-Spades}{5-Spades}. Sass tabled {a-Hearts}{q-Spades}.

The board ran out {k-Hearts}{5-Clubs}{4-Clubs}{7-Hearts}{7-Spades} and Akenhead moved up to 77,000 chips. Sass slipped to 89,000.

Tags: Alan SassJames Akenhead

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Danzer Slipped

BlocoDaBarra

With the board reading {9-Spades}{k-Clubs}{k-Hearts}{6-Spades} Javier Martinez fired a 6,200 chip-bet, George Danzer called.

The river brought a {4-Spades} to the table, and Martinez, once more, fired a 14,000-chip bet. Danzer tanked for several minutes and eventually folded.

Danzer slipped to 70,000 chips.

Tags: George DanzerJavier Martinez

Charder Flops the Nuts, Takes the Chip Lead

[user101598]

When we arrived at Table 9, Christian "Charder30" Harder was raking in a mountain of chips.

We missed the specifics of the hand, but he was up against David Benyamine and the board read {a-Hearts}{j-Spades}{10-Hearts}{8-Spades}{9-Spades}. Benyamine's hand had already been mucked, and in front of Harder lay {k-Spades}{q-Diamonds}.

After the massive double up, Harder is far and away our chip leader with 260,000 to his name.

Benyamine did find a double up the very next hand, but is still short with 17,000 chips.

Tags: Christian HarderDavid Benyamine

Suit up Tony!

BlocoDaBarra

Tony Dunst and two other plaeyers ended up all in pre-flop. Dunst tabled two black aces, one of the opponents tabled {k-Diamonds}{10-Spades} and the other {a-Diamonds}{q-Clubs}.

The board came out {6-Clubs}{9-Clubs}{a-Hearts}{2-Hearts}{8-Diamonds} and Dunst is now up to 190,000 chips.

Tags: Tony Dunst

Praz Bansi Busto

BlocoDaBarra

With the board reading {6-Spades}{8-Diamonds}{7-Clubs} Praz Bansi went all in for about 18,000 chips. The player in the cutoff seat called and Chad Batista folded in the small.

Showdown
Bansi: {k-Diamonds}{9-Clubs}
Opponent: {10-Diamonds}{9-Diamonds}

The turn brought a {6-Diamonds} to the table and the river card was a {q-Spades}. Early exit for Bansi.

Tags: Praz Bansi