Event #17: $1,500 MILLIONAIRE MAKER No-Limit Hold'em

Event Info

Buy-in $1,500
Prize Pool $7,110,210
Players 5,330

Level Info

Level 38
Blinds 500,000 / 1,000,000
Ante 1,000,000

Players Info - Day 5

Players Left 1
Entries 5

Ronconi Takes Some From Lazrus

BrandonBloom • Level 36: 300,000-600,000, 600,000 ante

Darryl Ronconi raised to 1.3 million from the hijack and Daniel Lazrus defended the big blind.

On the {10-Spades}{8-Diamonds}{4-Clubs} flop, Lazrus check-raised a 2.6 million bet up to 6 million. Ronconi reraised to 10 million and Lazrus folded.

Daniel Lazrus us
Daniel Lazrus
us 42,700,000 -7,900,000
Darryl Ronconi us
Darryl Ronconi
us 33,200,000 11,500,000

Gencarelli Rips the Turn

NicholasBaltz • Level 36: 300,000-600,000, 600,000 ante
Jeffrey Gencarelli
Jeffrey Gencarelli

Daniel Lazrus opened to 1,200,000 and he was called by Ignacio Moron and Jeffery Gencarelli.

The flop came {5-Diamonds}{7-Clubs}{5-Hearts}, action checked to Lazrus who bet 1,700,000 and Gencarelli called.

On the {8-Clubs} turn, Gencarelli check-raised all-in over Lazrus' bet of 2,400,000 and took it down.

Daniel Lazrus us
Daniel Lazrus
us 50,600,000 -5,900,000
Jeffrey Gencarelli US
Jeffrey Gencarelli
US 17,900,000 4,400,000

Tags: Daniel LazrusIgnacio Moron

Gathy Doubles Through Lazrus

BrandonBloom • Level 36: 300,000-600,000, 600,000 ante
Michael Gathy
Michael Gathy

Michael Gathy jammed in his 7.9 million short stack from the small blind and Daniel Lazrus called in the big blind.

Michael Gathy: {q-Diamonds}{j-Clubs}
Daniel Lazrus: {a-Spades}{3-Clubs}

Gathy needed some help in his quest for his fifth bracelet and found some help on the {j-Spades}{10-Hearts}{8-Spades} flop.

The {9-Clubs} turn gave him a straight and the {7-Diamonds} came on the river to give the pot to Gathy.

Daniel Lazrus us
Daniel Lazrus
us 56,500,000 -8,500,000
Michael Gathy be
Michael Gathy
be 18,400,000 10,500,000

2021 WSOP Streaming Exclusively on PokerGO

Chad_Holloway • Level 36: 300,000-600,000, 600,000 ante

The 2021 World Series of Poker is in full swing, and PokerGO is live streaming many of the events.

PokerGO has partnered with CBS Sports Network to provide WSOP coverage with the likes of Lon McEachern, Norman Chad, and Jamie Kerstetter returning to the WSOP broadcast booth this year, along with PokerNews Podcast co-host Jeff Platt from time to time.

CBS Sports Network will televise 16 pre-produced and edited episodes of the 2021 World Series of Poker Main Event, after striking a multi-year deal earlier this year. This deal sees coverage of the WSOP Main Event return to its original broadcast partner after featuring on CBS Sports Spectacular in the mid-1970s.

All 16 episodes will be televised following the conclusion of the tournament.

PokerGO will provide live streaming duties of the World Championship event starting on Day 1A (November 4) until the end on November 17, except Day 1B (November 5).

Away from the Main Event, there will be additional coverage of more than two dozen tournaments thru November 23, 2021. They include the $50,000 Poker Players Championship and the $250,000 Super High Roller.

Here's a look at the remaining PokerGO live-stream schedule:

*Dates, times, and specific events of this schedule are subject to change.

Remember, poker fans can catch live updates from every single bracelet event from start to finish right here on PokerNews. Make sure to bookmark the 2021 World Series of Poker Hub, with all the reporting, news, interviews, and more from Las Vegas.

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Ronconi Rips Four Times

NicholasBaltz • Level 36: 300,000-600,000, 600,000 ante
Darryl Ronconi
Darryl Ronconi

Darryl Ronconi has moved all-in four times to start the day.

He has yet to be called, but all eyes are on the short stack as the final table begins.

Ronconi has nearly doubled up just from taking it down preflop.

Darryl Ronconi us
Darryl Ronconi
us 11,600,000 4,200,000

Tags: Darryl Ronconi


PokerNews Podcast: Hellmuth Loses It, Man in WSOP Ladies Event & Prime Poker Open

PokerNews Podcast
PokerNews Podcast

On the latest episode of the PokerNews Podcast, Jeff Platt and Chad Holloway come to you from the 2021 World Series of Poker (WSOP)!

They talk about Phil Hellmuth making yet another run at bracelet No. 16 but once again coming up short, which may have inspired his most recent “Poker Brat” blow-up, as well as Anthony Zinno’s big win in Event #19: $10,000 Seven Card Stud Championship for $182,872 and his third gold bracelet.

They also chat about early champs bolstered by behind-the-scenes interviews w/ bracelet winners like Zinno and Bradley Jansen. Plus, they touch base on the Golden Nugget’s Grand Poker Series, including John Gardner’s $100K victory in the $600 Championship Event.

Finally, Chad chats with Justin Hammer of Prime Social in Houston, Texas, who will be hosting the Prime Poker Open from October 29-November 14. That series will culminate in a $1,700 buy-in, $1.5 million GTD Main Event.

Click here to listen to the new PN Podcast!