2021 GG Spring Festival PokerStars SCOOP 2021 partypoker Sunday LIVE
Main Event
Days:

Event Info

Prize Pool €200,000
Players 617

Level Info

Level 32
Blinds 100,000 / 200,000
Ante 25,000

Caglan Takes the Lead

zedmaster84 • Level 31: 75,000-150,000, 25,000 ante

In the first hand of heads-up, Holger Bansner limped in with {7-Diamonds}{6-Hearts} and called a raise to 450,000 by Timur Caglan with {K-Hearts}{J-Clubs}.

On the {K-Spades}{9-Diamonds}{6-Diamonds} flop, Caglan bet 375,000 with top pair and was called before firing another 575,000 on the {A-Clubs} turn. Bansner called again and faced a shove by Caglan on the {J-Spades} river.

Bansner only had bottom pair and gave it some thought before letting go.

Timur Caglan de 10,275,000 1,325,000
Holger Bansner DE 8,100,000 -1,325,000

Tags: Holger BansnerTimur Caglan

Heads-Up Underway

zedmaster84 • Level 31: 75,000-150,000, 25,000 ante

Both players are almost even in chips, separated by just two big blinds, the action is underway. An additional €8,000 and the PokerNews Cup trophy are stil, up for grabs.

Holger Bansner and Timur Caglan agreed to split that additional money. Caglan is guaranteed €3,500, with Bansner taking €2,500, and the winner will receive another €2,000 on top.

Tags: PokerNews Cup

Benjamin Benoit Eliminated in 3rd Place (€18,626)

zedmaster84 • Level 31: 75,000-150,000, 25,000 ante
Benjamin Benoit
Benjamin Benoit

Down to 2,375,000, Benjamin Benoit shoved from the button and Timur Caglan in the small blind asked for a count before calling. Holger Bansner in the big blind didn't take the bait and folded.

Benjamin Benoit: {K-Clubs}{8-Hearts}
Timur Caglan: {K-Diamonds}{K-Hearts}

The board of {10-Diamonds}{5-Clubs}{3-Hearts}{7-Hearts}{10-Hearts} left Benoit drawing dead on the turn and he takes home €18,626 according to the deal. Bansner and Caglan will take a 10-minute break before the start of the heads-up battle.

Benjamin Benoit Eliminated in 3rd Place
Holger Bansner DE 9,425,000 510,000
Timur Caglan de 8,950,000 2,160,000
Benjamin Benoit FR Busted

Tags: Benjamin BenoitHolger BansnerTimur Caglan

Even More for Bansner

zedmaster84 • Level 31: 75,000-150,000, 25,000 ante

The next bigger pot of three-handed play was shipped over to Holger Bansner as well, while Timur Caglan slipped down further.

Caglan called a bet of Bansner on the {7-Hearts}{3-Diamonds}{3-Spades}{K-Clubs} turn with {7-Diamonds}{2-Diamonds} and the {2-Spades} river completed the boad. Bansner bet 500,000, having flopped trips with {5-Hearts}{3-Hearts}, and Caglan called to forfeit another pot.

Holger Bansner DE 8,915,000 1,025,000
Timur Caglan de 6,790,000 -675,000
Benjamin Benoit FR 2,675,000 -350,000

Tags: Holger BansnerTimur Caglan

Level:
31
Blinds:
75,000/150,000
Ante:
25,000

Bansner Chips Up in Family Pots

zedmaster84 • Level 30: 60,000-120,000, 20,000 ante

Benjamin Benoit raised to 400,000 on the button with {A-Diamonds}{J-Diamonds} and was called by Timur Caglan in the small blind with {K-Hearts}{10-Hearts}, Holger Bansner defended the big blind with {5-Diamonds}{4-Diamonds}. The flop of {4-Clubs}{3-Hearts}{3-Diamonds} was checked thrrough and Bansner bet the {6-Spades} turn for 500,000, which Benoit called and Caglan folded.

The {10-Clubs} river was checked and Bansner won the pot.

Another family pot emerged soon after and Caglan bet the {9-Diamonds}{8-Spades}{5-Hearts}{A-Hearts} turn for 425,000 with {Q-Clubs}{7-Clubs}. Bansner called with [10j8h], as did Benoit with {8-Diamonds}{3-Hearts} in the big blind. Bansner completed his flush with the {4-Hearts} on the river. The shove of Bansner forced two folds and he claimed the pot uncontested, jumping into the top spot that he already held at the start of the day.

Holger Bansner DE 7,890,000 2,500,000
Timur Caglan de 7,465,000 -1,225,000
Benjamin Benoit FR 3,025,000 -1,675,000

Tags: Benjamin BenoitHolger BansnerTimur Caglan

Bansner Doubles Through Benoit

zedmaster84 • Level 30: 60,000-120,000, 20,000 ante

On the button, Benjamin Benoit raised from the button and called the three-bet shove of Holger Bansner in the big blind for 2,635,000.

Holger Bansner: {A-Diamonds}{K-Hearts}
Benjamin Benoit: {A-Clubs}{5-Clubs}

The flop of {A-Hearts}{K-Clubs}{8-Spades} gave Bansner top two pair and he locked up the double with the {J-Diamonds} turn, making the {Q-Spades} river a formality.

Holger Bansner DE 5,390,000 2,675,000
Benjamin Benoit FR 4,700,000 -2,445,000

Tags: Benjamin BenoitHolger Bansner

Daniel Novak Eliminated in 4th Place (€16,754)

zedmaster84 • Level 30: 60,000-120,000, 20,000 ante
Daniel Novak
Daniel Novak

Benjamin Benoit raised to 300,000 and Daniel Novak moved all in for 1,980,000. Benoit gave it some thought and called for the following showdown:

Daniel Novak: {K-Diamonds}{K-Hearts}
Benjamin Benoit: {A-Hearts}{3-Spades}

The board came {7-Spades}{7-Hearts}{4-Diamonds}{5-Hearts}{2-Hearts} and Benoit got there via runner runner straight to eliminate Novak in 4th place. As per the deal, the Slovakian takes home €16,754.

Timur Caglan de 8,690,000 100,000
Benjamin Benoit FR 7,145,000 1,960,000
Holger Bansner DE 2,715,000 -40,000
Daniel Novak SK Busted

Caglan Soars to the Top

zedmaster84 • Level 30: 60,000-120,000, 20,000 ante

Timur Caglan raised to 260,000 with the {J-Clubs}{8-Clubs} and Daniel Novak called in the small blind with {4-Diamonds}{4-Hearts}, as did Holger Bansner in the big blind with {9-Clubs}{7-Clubs}. On the {Q-Diamonds}{8-Diamonds}{5-Spades} flop, the action checked to Caglan and his bet of 400,000 was called by Novak only.

Both then checked the {2-Clubs} turn and {9-Spades} river to see Caglan win the pot.

Caglan also raised to 275,000 with {A-Clubs}{6-Clubs} and Bansner called with {10-Hearts}{8-Hearts} in the small blind and Benjamin Benoit defended the big blind with {A-Hearts}{2-Diamonds}. The flop came {K-Spades}{J-Diamonds}{3-Diamonds} and was checked. On the {8-Spades} turn, Benoit made it 500,000 to go and Caglan raised to 1.2 million to claim the pot without resistance.

Timur Caglan de 8,590,000 2,990,000
Benjamin Benoit FR 5,185,000 2,065,000
Holger Bansner DE 2,755,000 -2,785,000
Daniel Novak SK 2,020,000 -2,270,000

Tags: Benjamin BenoitDaniel NovakHolger BansnerTimur Caglan

Novak Chips Up; Bansner Gets Lucky Double

zedmaster84 • Level 30: 60,000-120,000, 20,000 ante

In a battle of the blinds, Timur Caglan raised with the {K-Diamonds}{8-Hearts} and Daniel Novak just called from the big blind with {Q-Clubs}{Q-Hearts}. On the {10-Spades}{5-Clubs}{5-Hearts} flop, Caglan bet 300,000 and called Novak's min-raise to 600,000.

Both checked the {4-Spades} turn and the {9-Spades} fell on the river. Caglan bet 850,000 and Novak moved all in for 1,660,000 to scoop the pot, leaving Caglan with his head shaking.

Right after, Benjamin Benoit raised first to act and Holger Bansner three-bet all in for 2,750,000 out of the big blind to receive a snap-call by Benoit.

Holger Bansner: {9-Diamonds}{7-Clubs}
Benjamin Benoit: {10-Clubs}{10-Diamonds}

The {9-Hearts}{7-Spades}{6-Clubs} flop gave Bansner two pair and he held up on the {3-Hearts} turn and {A-Spades} river.

The next hand saw a limped pot between Benoit and Caglan. On the {A-Clubs}{6-Hearts}{2-Diamonds} flop, Benoit bet 175,000 with {A-Hearts}{J-Hearts} and Caglan called with {8-Hearts}{3-Spades}. Benoit then check-called the {4-Spades} turn for 325,000 before the {7-Clubs} river was checked through again.

Timur Caglan de 5,600,000 -1,560,000
Holger Bansner DE 5,540,000 2,650,000
Daniel Novak SK 4,290,000 1,660,000
Benjamin Benoit FR 3,120,000 -2,750,000

Tags: Benjamin BenoitDaniel NovakHolger BansnerTimur Caglan