Event #11: $25,000 Heads-Up No-Limit Hold'em Championship

Perry on the Ropes

MattHansen • Level 4: 600-1,200, 0 ante

Sean Perry raised to 2,500 from the button and Seth Davies three-bet to 10,000. Perry four-bet to 23,500 and Davies called.

The flop was {j-Hearts}{10-Clubs}{10-Hearts}.

Davies checked the flop and Perry bet 14,000. Davies check-called and the turn was {5-Spades}.

Davies checked again and Perry fired 18,000. Davies check-called again and the river was {2-Hearts}.

Both players checked the river and Davies turned over {7-Spades}{7-Hearts} to take the pot with tens and sevens.

Seth Davies us
Seth Davies
us 268,300 113,900
Sean Perry us
Sean Perry
us 31,700 -113,900

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Katz Moves On

NicholasBaltz • Level 3: 500-1,000, 0 ante
Cary Katz
Cary Katz

Cary Katz and Boris Martin got all the chips in the middle preflop, with Martin at risk.

Boris Martin: {q-Diamonds}{q-Spades}
Cary Katz: {k-Diamonds}{k-Spades}

The board ran {3-Spades}{10-Diamonds}{2-Spades}{7-Spades}{a-Diamonds}, no help for Martin as Katz moves on.

Cary Katz us
Cary Katz
us 300,000 150,000
Boris Martin
Boris Martin

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Chen Opens Up a Lead on Petrangelo

ajlamers • Level 3: 500-1,000, 0 ante

Nick Petrangelo raised to 2,500 on the button and James Chen called. The flop came {a-Clubs}{a-Diamonds}{3-Diamonds} and Chen checked to Petrangelo who bet 1,500. Chen called and the {q-Diamonds} landed on the turn.

Chen checked again and Petrangelo fired out a bet of 8,000 this time. Chen still called and the {5-Hearts} completed the board. Chen checked for the third time and Petrangelo quickly checked it back. Chen rolled over {q-Hearts}{6-Hearts} for two pair and claimed the pot.

James Chen tw
James Chen
tw 175,000 25,000
Nick Petrangelo us
Nick Petrangelo
us 125,000 -25,000

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Danchev Defeats Elias

NicholasBaltz • Level 2: 400-800, 0 ante
Dimitar Danchev
Dimitar Danchev

Darren Elias opened to 2,000, Dimitar Danchev three-bet to 8,000 and Elias called.

The flop came {7-Hearts}{7-Clubs}{6-Clubs}, Danchev bet 5,000 and Elias called.

On the {3-Spades} turn, Danchev checked, Elias bet 15,000 and Danchev called.

The river came the {10-Diamonds}, Danchev checked and Elias went into the tank.

He eventually moved all-in for his last 43,000 and Danchev snap-called.

Darren Elias: {10-Clubs}{9-Clubs}
Dimitar Danchev: {k-Diamonds}{k-Clubs}

The pocket kings were good for Danchev and he moves on to the next round.

Dimitar Danchev bg
Dimitar Danchev
bg 300,000 150,000
Darren Elias us
Darren Elias
us Busted

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Yifrach Gets a Check-Raise Through

ajlamers • Level 2: 400-800, 0 ante

Jeremiah Williams opened to 2,000 on the button and Gal Yifrach defended from the big blind. The flop came {a-Diamonds}{j-Diamonds}{2-Spades} and Yifrach check-called a bet of 1,200 from Williams.

The turn brought the {3-Clubs} and Yifrach checked again. Williams announced a bet of 8,000 and Yifrach splashed in a check-raise to 37,000. Williams quickly folded and Yifrach dragged the pot.

Gal Yifrach us
Gal Yifrach
us 171,000 21,000
Jeremiah Williams us
Jeremiah Williams
us 129,000 -21,000

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