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

Petrangelo Shoves on Zack

ajlamers • Level 17: 1,200-2,400, 0 ante

Dan Zack raised to 5,500 on the button and Nick Petrangelo three-bet to 21,500 out of the big blind. Zack called and the flop came {7-Diamonds}{5-Hearts}{5-Clubs}. Petrangelo led out for 28,000 and Zack still called.

The turn was the {9-Clubs} and Petrangelo moved all in for 89,800. Zack asked for a count and gave it some thought but eventually decided to ditch his cards into the muck.

Daniel Zack us
Daniel Zack
us 410,000 2,000
Nick Petrangelo us
Nick Petrangelo
us 190,000 -2,000

Tags: Nick PetrangeloDan Zack

Persson Gets Hall'd Out

ajlamers • Level 17: 1,200-2,400, 0 ante

The board read {10-Hearts}{10-Diamonds}{4-Diamonds}{3-Diamonds} with around 70,000 chips already in the middle. Eric Persson was down to his last 130,000 chips and Galen Hall had no problem putting them at risk.

Hall flipped over {9-Diamonds}{8-Diamonds} for a turned flush and Persson held {k-Diamonds}{4-Hearts} for two pair and a better flush draw. The river was the {7-Hearts} and Persson was unable to come from behind as he was eliminated in the second round.

Galen Hall us
Galen Hall
us 600,000 300,000
Eric Persson US
Eric Persson
US Busted

Tags: Galen HallEric Persson


Daniels Defeats Davies

MattHansen • Level 16: 1,000-2,000, 0 ante
Jake Daniels
Jake Daniels

After chipping away at Seth Davies over the course of the matchup, Jake Daniels called a shove with the board showing {4-Hearts}{8-Hearts}{6-Hearts}{6-Diamonds}{a-Hearts}.

Daniels turned over {9-Hearts}{10-Spades} for the flush and Davies mucked the losing hand.

Davies hits the rail and Daniels moves into the Round of 16.

Jake Daniels us
Jake Daniels
us 600,000 300,000
Seth Davies us
Seth Davies
us Busted

Tags: Jake DanielsSeth Davies

Weng First to Advance

ajlamers • Level 16: 1,000-2,000, 0 ante

Bin Weng wrestled the chip lead from Adrian Mateos in the early going of their heads-up match and it didn't take long for all of the chips to go in the middle. On a board reading {j-Hearts}{9-Clubs}{8-Hearts}{5-Spades} with around 85,000 already in the middle, Adrian Mateos led out for 58,000.

Bin Weng thought for a moment before announcing all in and Mateos called off his stack of around 190,000. Weng turned over {7-Hearts}{6-Hearts} for a straight and Mateos was already drawing dead with {a-Clubs}{j-Spades}. Weng was the first player to advance to the Round of 16 that will take place tomorrow.

Bin Weng us
Bin Weng
us 600,000 300,000
Adrian Mateos es
Adrian Mateos
Winamax Team Pro
es Busted

Tags: Bin WengAdrian Mateos

Shevlyakov Flops Two Pair

ajlamers • Level 16: 1,000-2,000, 0 ante

Joao Vieira raised it up on the button and Aleksandr Shevlyakov re-raised to 20,000. Vieira called and the dealer spread the flop of {a-Hearts}{3-Spades}{2-Spades}. Shevlyakov checked to Vieira who bet 13,000 and Shevlyakov called.

The turn brought the {5-Diamonds} and Shevlyakov check-called another bet of 33,000 from Vieira. The river was the {7-Clubs} and Shevlyakov checked for the third time. Vieira went into the tank for over two minutes before putting together a bet of 85,000. Shevlyakov called and Vieira turned over {a-Spades}{q-Diamonds} but it was no good against the {a-Clubs}{2-Clubs} of Shevlyakov.

Aleksandr Shevlyakov US
Aleksandr Shevlyakov
US 412,000 112,000
Joao Vieira pt
Joao Vieira
Winamax Team Pro
pt 188,000 -112,000

Tags: Aleksandr ShevlyakovJoao Vieira