Event #27: $1,500 Seven Card Stud Hi-Lo 8 or Better
Days:
1234

Event Info

Buy-in $1,500
Prize Pool $621,000
Players 460

Level Info

Level 32
Blinds 120,000 / 240,000
Ante 30,000

Sopko to the Brink of Elimination and Back

will_shill • Level 28: 50,000-100,000, 10,000 ante
Michael Sopko
Michael Sopko

Michael Mizrachi: {x-}{x-} / {2-Clubs}{5-Spades}{k-Clubs}{4-Spades} / {x-}
Michael Sopko: {x-}{x-} / {10-Clubs}{3-Hearts}{3-Diamonds}{q-Hearts} / {x-}

After two bets went in on third street, Michael Sopko bet every street with Michael Mizrachi calling him down, only to fold on seventh street with Sopko having just 60,000 chips behind.

Robert Gray us
Robert Gray
us 1,900,000
Michael Mizrachi us
Michael Mizrachi
us 1,800,000 -300,000
Michael Sopko us
Michael Sopko
us 900,000 370,000

Tags: Michael MizrachiMichael Sopko

Mizrachi Scoops Sopko Again to Take the Chip Lead

BrandonTemple • Level 28: 50,000-100,000, 10,000 ante
Michael Mizrachi
Michael Mizrachi

Michael Mizrachi: {x-}{x-} / {a-Spades}{k-Hearts}{8-Hearts}{6-Clubs} / {x-}
Michael Sopko: {x-}{x-} / {2-Spades}{j-Spades}{5-Hearts}{4-Clubs} / {x-}

Michael Sopko brought it in, and Michael Mizrachi completed. Sopko called, then called all the way down as Mizrachi fired every street. Mizrachi tabled {8-Clubs}{9-Diamonds}{9-Spades} for two pair, and Sopko mucked.

Michael Mizrachi us
Michael Mizrachi
us 2,100,000 400,000
Robert Gray us
Robert Gray
us 1,900,000 -100,000
Michael Sopko us
Michael Sopko
us 530,000 -390,000

Tags: Michael MizrachiMichael Sopko

Sopko Drops to the Short Stack

BrandonTemple • Level 28: 50,000-100,000, 10,000 ante
Michael Sopko
Michael Sopko

Hand 1

Michael Mizrachi: {x-}{x-} / {5-Hearts}{4-Clubs}{10-Hearts}{5-Spades} / {x-}
Michael Sopko: {x-}{x-} / {3-Diamonds}{9-Clubs}{5-Clubs}{q-Diamonds} / {x-}
Robert Gray: {x-}{x-} / {8-Spades}{10-Clubs} - folded on fourth street

Michael Sopko brought it in, and Robert Gray completed. Michael Mizrachi and Sopko called, then Mizrachi bet fourth street after Gray checked. Sopko called and Gray folded, then Sopko proceeded to call bets on the next two streets. Mizrachi fired a final shell on seventh street, and Sopko folded.

Hand 2

Michael Mizrachi: {x-}{x-} / {2-Hearts}{4-Clubs}{6-Diamonds}{a-Hearts} / {x-}
Michael Sopko: {x-}{x-} / {a-Clubs}{9-Spades}{3-Spades}{k-Hearts} - folded on sixth street

Michael Sopko completed and Mizrachi called. Sopko check-called on fourth and fifth street, but check-folded on sixth street. He now has less than a million in chips.

Robert Gray us
Robert Gray
us 2,000,000
Michael Mizrachi us
Michael Mizrachi
us 1,700,000 795,000
Michael Sopko us
Michael Sopko
us 920,000 -780,000

Tags: Michael MizrachiMichael SopkoRobert Gray

Elias Hourani Eliminated in 4th Place ($42,014)

will_shill • Level 28: 50,000-100,000, 10,000 ante
Elias Hourani
Elias Hourani

Elias Hourani: {x-}{x-} / {6-Spades}{4-Hearts}{q-Diamonds}{4-Spades} / {x-}
Robert Gray: {x-}{x-} / {5-Diamonds}{7-Clubs}{k-Clubs}{8-Diamonds} / {x-}

Robert Gray completed and Elias Hourani called. Gray check-called on fourth street and bet on fifth street. Hourani raised and was all in. Gray called with {a-Spades}{4-Clubs} and Hourani showed {3-Hearts}{5-Clubs}

Hourani made a pair on sixth street with Gray making his low. Gray then drew the {8-Hearts} on seventh street for a bigger pair, and Hourani would need to make a his low or improve from a single pair. He drew the {10-Spades} which wasn't enough and he was eliminated.

Robert Gray us
Robert Gray
us 2,300,000 400,000
Elias Hourani us
Elias Hourani
us Busted

Tags: Elias HouraniRobert Gray

Sopko Takes One From Mizrachi

BrandonTemple • Level 28: 50,000-100,000, 10,000 ante

Michael Mizrachi: {x-}{x-} / {8-Hearts}{10-Hearts}{4-Spades}{9-Spades} / {x-}
Michael Sopko: {x-}{x-} / {8-Spades}{k-Hearts}{4-Diamonds}{5-Spades} / {x-}

Robert Gray brought it in, Michael Mizrachi completed, and Michael Sopko called, while Gray folded. Mizrachi bet fourth and fifth streets, with Sopko called, then Sopko bet sixth and seventh streets, with Mizrachi calling. Sopko showed {a-Spades}{a-Clubs}{3-Clubs} for aces and an eight low, and Mizrachi flashed {5-Hearts}{2-Hearts}{4-Clubs} before mucking.

Robert Gray us
Robert Gray
us 1,900,000
Michael Sopko us
Michael Sopko
us 1,400,000 200,000
Michael Mizrachi us
Michael Mizrachi
us 955,000 -145,000
Elias Hourani us
Elias Hourani
us 325,000 -25,000

Tags: Michael MizrachiMichael SopkoRobert Gray

Level:
28
Limits:
50,000/100,000
Ante:
10,000

Break Time

BrandonTemple • Level 27: 40,000-80,000, 10,000 ante

The final four players are off on a fifteen-minute break.