Event #68: $1,111 Little One for One Drop
Days:

Event Info

Buy-in $1,111
Players 3,797

Level Info

Level 39
Blinds 600,000 / 1,200,000
Ante 1,200,000

Players Info - Day 4

Players Left 1
Entries 26
Level:
36
Blinds:
300,000/600,000
Ante:
600,000

Medina Cracks Kings to Remain in Contention

NicholasBaltz • Level 35: 250,000-500,000, 500,000 ante
Sebastian Medina
Sebastian Medina

Petro Zakusilov raised to 1,100,000 and Sebastian Medina moved all in for 5,600,000. Zakusilov snap-called and Medina was at risk.

Sebastian Medina: {a-Clubs}{q-Clubs}
Petro Zakusilov: {k-Hearts}{k-Diamonds}

A rowdy rail for Medina pleaded for some help and he got some on the {10-Clubs}{6-Diamonds}{5-Clubs} flop, picking up a flush draw. The turn was the {9-Clubs} to seal the pot and Medina joined his rail in celebration as the river {3-Clubs} completed the board.

Sebastian Medina co
Sebastian Medina
co 12,450,000 7,200,000
Petro Zakusilov UA
Petro Zakusilov
UA 7,800,000 -6,700,000

Tags: Petro ZakusilovSebastian Medina

Zakusilov Bets Out Two

jeffmcmillan • Level 35: 250,000-500,000, 500,000 ante

Three players saw the flop come {5-Hearts}{9-Hearts}{4-Clubs}. Petro Zakusilov bet 1,400,000 from early position. Sorel Mizzi folded the small blind and Scott Ball called from the big.

The turn was the {k-Diamonds}. Zakusilov fired again, this time for 2,400,000 and that was enough to fold out Ball.

Scott Ball us
Scott Ball
us 23,200,000 800,000
Petro Zakusilov UA
Petro Zakusilov
UA 14,500,000 4,850,000

Jose Latorre Eliminated in 10th Place ($33,939)

NicholasBaltz • Level 35: 250,000-500,000, 500,000 ante
Jose Latorre
Jose Latorre

Sorel Mizzi shoved from the button for a little more than 7,000,000 and Jose Latorre snap-called from the big blind and was at risk.

Jose Latorre: {a-Spades}{k-Diamonds}
Sorel Mizzi: {k-Spades}{6-Spades}

Things were looking good for Latorre through the turn {2-Diamonds}{2-Spades}{9-Hearts}{5-Hearts} but the {6-Diamonds} fell on the river to give Mizzi the best hand, eliminating Latorre.

Sorel Mizzi ca
Sorel Mizzi
ca 14,200,000 4,060,000
Jose Latorre ES
Jose Latorre
ES Busted

Tags: Jose LatorreSorel Mizzi

Ball Turns Up the Heat

jeffmcmillan • Level 35: 250,000-500,000, 500,000 ante

Scott Ball raised from under the gun plus one preflop. Seth Fischer defended the big blind.

The flop came {a-Diamonds}{k-Hearts}{j-Hearts}. Ball continued for 2,000,000. Fischer called.

The turn was the {8-Spades}. Fischer check-called a bet of 3,400,000. The river was the {8-Hearts}. Ball bet enough to force Fischer all in who folded after about 30 seconds of thought.

Scott Ball us
Scott Ball
us 22,400,000 10,200,000
Seth Fischer us
Seth Fischer
us 6,700,000 -8,950,000

Tags: Scott BallSeth Fischer

Shanahan Puts Latorre to the Test

NicholasBaltz • Level 35: 250,000-500,000, 500,000 ante
Michael Shanahan
Michael Shanahan

Jose Latorre raised from early position to 1,025,000 and Michael Shanahan called from the big blind.

Shanahan check-raised a bet of 700,000 from Latorre up to 1,500,000 on the {2-Spades}{k-Spades}{4-Diamonds} flop.

Latorre called and they saw the {k-Clubs} turn. Shanahan led for 1,000,000, Latorre raised to 3,200,000 and Shanahan cut out a raise to 20,000,000. Latorre quickly folded and Shanahan moved past 50 million in chips.

Michael Shanahan us
Michael Shanahan
us 51,000,000 7,200,000
Jose Latorre ES
Jose Latorre
ES 6,000,000 -9,300,000

Tags: Jose LatorreMichael Shanahan

Level:
35
Blinds:
250,000/500,000
Ante:
500,000

Break Time

NicholasBaltz • Level 34: 200,000-400,000, 400,000 ante

Players are on a 15-minute break.

Shanahan Pressures Ball, Shows the Bluff

NicholasBaltz • Level 34: 200,000-400,000, 400,000 ante
Michael Shanahan
Michael Shanahan

Michael Shanahan raised to 1,000,000 and Scott Ball three-bet to 2,500,000.

Shanahan called and they saw the {a-Hearts}{3-Hearts}{7-Spades} flop. Shanahan check-called a bet of 2,200,000 and the turn was the {3-Diamonds}.

Shanahan led this time for 5,200,000 and Ball called. On the river {2-Spades} Shanahan bet 8,500,000 and Ball tanked.

After counting out his stack, Ball folded.

"I folded a very very very good hand," said Ball.

Shanahan showed the table {q-Spades}{10-Spades} for a stone-cold bluff and extended his chip lead. Ball told Shanahan that he folded {k-Clubs}{k-Spades}.

Michael Shanahan us
Michael Shanahan
us 48,000,000 6,800,000
Scott Ball us
Scott Ball
us 12,200,000 -11,100,000

Tags: Michael ShanahanScott Ball