2021 World Series of Poker
Event #24: $5,000 Six-Handed No-Limit Hold'em
Days:
1234

Hands #130-134: Eyster Takes the Chip Lead

SantanaBandana • Level 30: 40,000-80,000, 10,000 ante
Kevin Eyster

Hand #130: Kevin Eyster receivied a walk.

Hand #131: Eyster raised to 165,000 on the button, Pierre Neuville defended his big blind, and the dealer fanned {q-Hearts}{6-Hearts}{7-Clubs}. Both players checked. The turn was the {q-Diamonds}, Neuville led out for 215,000, and Eyster called.

The {2-Clubs} completed the board, the two players checked, and Neuville showed {10-Diamonds}{8-Diamonds} for effectively ten-high. Eyster had the best hand with {a-Diamonds}{9-Clubs} for ace-high, and pulled in the pot.

Hand #132: Neuville took the pot with a raise on the button.

Hand #133: Neuville received a walk.

Hand #134: Neuville raised to 205,000 on the button, Eyster called, and the dealer fanned {10-Spades}{5-Diamonds}{7-Clubs}. Eyster checked, Neuville continued for 275,000, and Eyster called. The turn was the {4-Diamonds}, both players checked, and the {6-Hearts} completed the board.

Eyster lead out for 360,000, and Neuville tank-called. Eyster showed {10-Hearts}{8-Hearts} for an eight-high straight, and Neuville held onto his cards for a good 20 seconds before mucking.

Tags: Kevin EysterPierre Neuville