WSOP Super Circuit Online Series 2021 NJCOOP 2021 MISCOOP MSPT Showdown Series partypoker Sunday LIVE
Event #48: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em MONSTER STACK
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Event Info

Prize Pool $8,451,000
Players 6260

Level Info

Level 41
Blinds 500,000 / 1,000,000
Ante 150,000

Hands #95-98: Nguyen Gets the Best of Carroll

ajlamers • Level 40: 400,000-800,000, 100,000 ante

Hand #95: Tommy Nguyen raised to 1,700,000 and James Carroll called. The flop came {8-Spades}{5-Clubs}{2-Hearts} and Carroll check-called a bet of 1,100,000 from Nguyen. The turn was the {3-Hearts} and Carroll led out for 3,300,000. Nguyen called to see the {q-Clubs} land on the river. Carroll checked this time and Nguyen slid in a bet of 10,000,000. Carroll quickly tossed his cards and Nguyen took the first pot.

Hand #96: Carroll opened to 2,000,000 and Nguyen defended. The flop fell {q-Hearts}{6-Hearts}{2-Spades} and Nguyen check-called a bet of 2,000,000 from Carroll. Both players checked the {q-Clubs} on the turn and the {7-Diamonds} on the river. Nguyen tabled {9-Clubs}{2-Clubs} and Carroll mucked.

Hand #97: Nguyen raised to 1,700,000 and Carroll made the call. The flop came {k-Diamonds}{5-Hearts}{3-Diamonds} and Carroll checked to Nguyen who bet 2,000,000. Carroll called and the {2-Hearts} hit the turn. Both players checked and the {8-Spades} completed the board. Carroll led out for 3,500,000 and Nguyen folded.

Hand #98: Carroll made it 1,800,000 to go and Nguyen three-bet to 5,700,000 which earned him the pot.

Tommy Nguyen ca 58,500,000 6,700,000
James Carroll us 35,500,000 -6,600,000

Tags: James CarrollTommy Nguyen

Francis Rusnak Eliminated in 3rd Place ($475,212)

ajlamers • Level 40: 400,000-800,000, 100,000 ante
Francis Rusnak
Francis Rusnak

Hand #94: Francis Rusnak was sitting on less than ten big blinds and shoved all in for 6,800,000 on the button. Tommy Nguyen asked for a count from the big blind and then made the call.

Tommy Nguyen: {2-Hearts}{2-Clubs}
Francis Rusnak: {k-Clubs}{7-Clubs}

The flop came {10-Clubs}{8-Diamonds}{5-Clubs} and Rusnak picked up a flush draw to go with his two overcards. The turn was the {a-Hearts} and Rusnak was down to one last card. The dealer burned and turned the {j-Hearts} on the river and Nguyen's pocket deuces held up to be the best hand, eliminating Rusnak in third place.

The final two players are taking a quick break before heads-up play begins.

Tommy Nguyen ca 51,800,000 9,800,000
James Carroll us 42,100,000 1,100,000
Francis Rusnak us Busted

Tags: Francis RusnakTommy Nguyen

Hands #89-93: Nguyen Bluffs with Eight-High

will_shill • Level 40: 400,000-800,000, 100,000 ante

Hand #89: Francis Rusnak raised all in and took down the pot.

Hand #90: James Carroll raised to 1,700,000 and Francis Rusnak defended his big blind. Rusnak check-folded to a bet of 1,000,000 on an {a-Clubs}{6-Diamonds}{6-Clubs}

Hand #91: Carroll limped and Tommy Nguyen checked his big blind. The pair checked a {k-Diamonds}{j-Diamonds}{2-Diamonds} flop and the turn was the {a-Clubs}. Carroll bet 1,600,000 and Nguyen folded.

Hand #92: Nguyen limped and Rusnak checked. Nguyen bet 1,000,000 on a {2-Spades}{6-Spades}{j-Hearts} flop. Rusnak called. The turn {3-Diamonds} was checked by both players and the river was the {10-Diamonds}. Nguyen bet 4,000,000 and Rusnak folded.

"Show it," shouted his rail, and Nguyen showed {8-Clubs}{4-Hearts} for eight-high.

Hand #93: Carroll received a walk.

Tags: Francis RusnakJames CarrollTommy Nguyen

Chris Chong Eliminated in 4th Place ($354,903)

ajlamers • Level 40: 400,000-800,000, 100,000 ante
Chris Chong
Chris Chong

Hand #88: Tommy Nguyen opened to 1,700,000 from under the gun and Chris Chong shipped all in for around 11,200,000. Nguyen snap-called and the cards were on their backs.

Tommy Nguyen: {a-Clubs}{k-Spades}
Chris Chong: {a-Spades}{5-Diamonds}

Nguyen held the hand that nobody could beat on the final table, ace-king, and was in a dominating position. The flop came {a-Hearts}{6-Spades}{4-Diamonds} and both players flopped a pair of aces with Nguyen still holding the better kicker. The turn was the {8-Diamonds} and the river brought the {2-Hearts}. Nguyen held on to eliminated Chong in fourth place late into the day.

Tommy Nguyen ca 42,000,000 9,000,000
James Carroll us 41,000,000 7,000,000
Francis Rusnak us 10,500,000 -4,500,000
Chris Chong sg Busted

Tags: Chris ChongTommy Nguyen

Hands #86-87: Carroll Flops Top Pair

ajlamers • Level 40: 400,000-800,000, 100,000 ante

Hand #86: Francis Rusnak received a walk in the big blind.

Hand #87: Rusnak limped in from the small blind and James Carroll checked his option. The flop came {10-Clubs}{6-Hearts}{2-Diamonds} and Rusnak led out for 1,025,000. Carroll called to see the {5-Spades} land on the turn.

Rusnak checked this time and Carroll tossed in a bet of 3,200,000. Rusnak called and the {k-Diamonds} completed the board. Both players checked and Rusnak tabled {8-Hearts}{6-Spades} for a pair of sixes while Carroll showed {j-Hearts}{10-Spades} for a pair of tens.

Tags: Francis RusnakJames Carroll

Hands #82-85: Big Double for Nguyen as Chong Falls Down the Counts

will_shill • Level 40: 400,000-800,000, 100,000 ante

Hand #82: Tommy Nguyen limped in the small blind and Francis Rusnak moved all in from the big blind. Nguyen folded.

Hand #83: Chris Chong raised to 1,600,000 and James Carroll defended his big blind. Carroll check-called a bet of 1,200,000 on the {7-Spades}{2-Clubs}{5-Clubs} flop and then check-called 4,150,000 on the {4-Spades} turn. The river was the {2-Diamonds} and both players checked.

Carroll turned over {q-Hearts}{5-Diamonds} for a pair of fives and was good.

Hand #84: Nguyen raised to 1,700,000 and took down the pot.

Hand #85: Chong limped in the small blind, and Nguyen raised to 2,700,000. Chong then moved all in and Nguyen called for 16,400,000.

Chris Chong: {a-Diamonds}{j-Hearts}
Tommy Nguyen: {a-Spades}{k-Spades}

The flop came {2-Spades}{4-Clubs}{j-Diamonds} with Chong taking the lead and pushing Nguyen toward the exit. The turn was the {6-Spades} and the river the {j-Spades}. Chong fist-pumped in celebration, but it was Nguyen's rail making all the noise as he rivered a flush to double up.

James Carroll us 34,000,000 6,750,000
Tommy Nguyen ca 33,000,000 10,500,000
Francis Rusnak us 15,000,000 -6,000,000
Chris Chong sg 10,000,000 -22,000,000

Tags: Chris ChongFrancis RusnakJames CarrollTommy Nguyen

Level:
40
Blinds:
400,000/800,000
Ante:
100,000

Hands #78-81: Carroll Closes in on Lead

ajlamers • Level 39: 300,000-600,000, 100,000 ante

Hand #78: James Carroll opened from under the gun and was called by Chris Chong on the button. The flop came {j-Clubs}{6-Hearts}{3-Spades} and Carroll led out for 1,200,000. Chong raised to 3,500,000 and Carroll made the call.

The turn was the {5-Spades} and both players checked to the {2-Diamonds} on the river. Carroll led out for 5,100,000 and Chong tank-folded.

Hand #79: Tommy Nguyen raised to 1,200,000 on the button and Carroll defended his big blind. The flop fell {a-Hearts}{10-Diamonds}{6-Clubs} and Carroll check-folded to a bet of 1,000,000 from Nguyen.

Hand #80: Nguyen made it 1,200,000 from under the gun and Chong called from the big blind. The flop came {j-Diamonds}{7-Clubs}{6-Spades} and Chong check-called a bet of 1,000,000 from Nguyen.

The turn was the {k-Hearts} and Chong checked again. Nguyen fired another bet of 2,000,000 and Chong still called. The river brought the {10-Hearts} and both players knuckled the table. Chong showed {j-Spades}{10-Diamonds} for two pair and Nguyen's cards hit the muck.

Hand #81: Francis Rusnak raised to 1,200,000 and Nguyen defended his big blind. Both players checked the {j-Spades}{8-Diamonds}{4-Diamonds} flop and the {10-Clubs} landed on the turn. Nguyen led out for 1,700,000 and Rusnak folded.

James Carroll us 27,250,000 3,750,000

Tags: Chris ChongFrancis RusnakJames CarrollTommy Nguyen

Hands #73-77: Table Adjusts to Four-Handed Play

will_shill • Level 39: 300,000-600,000, 100,000 ante

Hand #73: Francis Rusnak raised to 1,200,000 from under the gun and took down the pot.

Hand #74: James Carroll raised to 1,250,000 and Rusnak three-bet to 3,535,000. Carroll folded.

Hand #75: Chris Chong raised to 1,225,000 and took down the pot.

Hand #76: Rusnak raised to 1,200,000 and Chong moved all in. Rusnak folded.

Hand #77: Carroll raised to 1,300,000 and Tommy Nguyen defended his big blind. Carroll quickly check-folded to a bet of 1,200,000 on the {6-Clubs}{j-Diamonds}{4-Spades} flop.

Tags: Chris ChongFrancis RusnakJames CarrollTommy Nguyen

Daniel Corbett Eliminated in 5th Place ($266,987)

ajlamers • Level 39: 300,000-600,000, 100,000 ante
Daniel Corbett
Daniel Corbett

Hand #72: The action folded around to Chris Chong in the small blind who announced all in. Daniel Corbett was in the big blind and quickly made the call for his last 6,050,000 chips.

Chris Chong: {a-Hearts}{k-Spades}
Daniel Corbett: {9-Spades}{9-Hearts}

It was a race situation with Corbett holding the pocket pair. His nines were looking good on the flop of {8-Hearts}{5-Diamonds}{4-Diamonds}. The {q-Clubs} landed on the turn and the rail cheered for a higher card. The river brought the {k-Clubs} and Chong hit his king to eliminate Corbett in fifth place.

Chris Chong sg 32,000,000 10,100,000
Daniel Corbett gb Busted

Tags: Chris ChongDaniel Corbett