MSPT Showdown Series
Event 57: $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em - Six-Handed
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Event 57: $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em - Six-Handed
Day 3 Completed

Keith Lehr and Gregory Merson Will Fight it Out Tomorrow

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Heads Up: Gregory Merson & Keith Lehr
Heads Up: Gregory Merson & Keith Lehr

The heads up between Gregory Merson and Keith Lehr will continue tomorrow afternoon at 1:00 PM. PokerNews will be back with the conclusion of this event, so make sure you're ready for some more heads up action!

Here are the final table results thus far:

PlacePlayerPrize
1???$1,136,197
2???$701,757
3Shannon Shorr$455,362
4Eddy Sabat$300,753
5Christopher Brammer$200,502
6Andrew Lichtenberger$140,351

The loser of tomorrow's match will walk home with $701,757, and the winner will ultimately take the $1,136,197 first-place prize!

Done For The Night

Happy_Freaked • Level 30: 50,000-100,000, 10,000 ante

Play will resume tomorrow at 1:00 PM. Updates will follow shortly.

It's Quiet Here

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There have been a series of small pots, but nothing eventful has happened as of late. Gregory Merson still has the chip lead, but Keith Lehr does not give up.

More Pressure From Merson

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Gregory Merson limped on the button, and Keith Lehr checked.

The flop came down {10-Hearts}{4-Hearts}{7-Diamonds}, and Lehr check-called 125,000. The turn was the {2-Spades}, and both players checked.

On the river the {9-Clubs} hit, and Lehr bet 225,000. Merson raised it up to 1.3 million and Lehr folded.

Gregory Merson US 10,800,000 400,000
Keith Lehr us 3,400,000 -400,000

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Four in a Row For Lehr

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Keith Lehr
Keith Lehr

Keith Lehr will not give up. He's still short, but after winning four pots in a row he's got some more breathing room.

On the first hand Lehr raised the button to 225,000 and Gregory Merson called. The flop came down {K-Diamonds}{7-Clubs}{4-Diamonds}, and both players checked. The turn was the {10-Hearts}, and it was checked once more. On the river the {A-Spades} hit, and Merson check-folded to a 400,000-chip bet.

On hand number two Merson raised from the button to 200,000, and Lehr moved all in. Merson folded.

Lehr mixed it up on the third hand, he limped on the button and Merson raised it up to 400,000. Lehr moved all in, and Merson folded.

Lehr got a walk on the fourth hand, and he's now back up to 3.8 million chips.

Gregory Merson US 10,400,000 -1,040,000
Keith Lehr us 3,800,000 1,040,000

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A Pot For Lehr

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Gregory Merson raised to 200,000 from the button, and Keith Lehr defended his big blind.

The flop came down {Q-Diamonds}{2-Spades}{J-Hearts}, Lehr bet 125,000 and Merson called.

The turn was the {8-Hearts} and both players checked.

The river was the {4-Clubs} and Lehr bet 225,000. Merson called and mucked when Lehr showed {9-Clubs}{8-Spades}.

Gregory Merson US 11,300,000 -400,000
Keith Lehr us 2,900,000 400,000

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