2021 World Series of Poker Europe End Boss Poker Series BetMGM
Event #9: $1,000 No-Limit Hold'em

Hands #275-280: Smith Grinding Nguyen Down

mnuwwarah • Level 28: 30,000-60,000, 10,000 ante

Hand 275: After unknown preflop action, Jeff Smith check-called 140,000 on a flop of {j-Diamonds}{2-Clubs}{6-Spades}. The turn brought a {k-Diamonds}, and Smith check-called 375,000 this time. He checked the {9-Clubs} river and Danny Nguyen elected to check it back. Smith's {8-Clubs}{8-Hearts} was good.

Hand 276: Nguyen raised to 130,000 and took the pot.

Hand 277: In a limped pot, Nguyen checked and called 100,000 on {j-Clubs}{9-Diamonds}{5-Diamonds}. He checked again on the {7-Diamonds}, this time folding to a bet of 200,000.

Hand 278: Nguyen raised to 130,000 and Smith called. The two checked to the end, when the community had come {5-Clubs}{5-Hearts}{k-Diamonds}{10-Hearts}{6-Spades}. Smith bet 160,000 and Nguyen called. Smith tossed {8-Spades}{5-Spades} into the middle for trips.

"Man, you're catching cards since dinner," Nguyen said.

Hand 279: Nguyen got a walk.

Hand 280: Nguyen raised to 130,000 and won.

Player Chips Progress
Jeff Smith us
Jeff Smith
us 4,820,000 1,320,000
Danny Nguyen us
Danny Nguyen
us 1,000,000 -1,300,000

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