WCOOP-52-H: $10,300 8-Game [High Roller], $500K Gtd
Days:
12

Event Info

Buy-in $10,300
Prize Pool $500,000
Players 44

Players Info - Day 2

Players Left 1

Highlights

Highlights

Strebkov Chips Up in Razz

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Razz Limits 35,000-70,000

Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov: {x-}{x-} / {4-}{6-}{2-}{7-}
"RaulGonzalez": {x-}{x-} / {7-}{4-}{8-}{8-} fold

Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov completed and called a raise by "RaulGonzalez". The defending champion called a bet on fourth and then raised fifth, which Strebkov called. "RaulGonzalez" paired his eight on sixth and folded to a bet.

RaulGonzalez de
RaulGonzalez
de 3,427,356 -444,500
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov RU
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov
RU 972,644 444,500

Strebkov Finalls Stops the Downfall

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Omaha Hi-Lo Limits 35,000-70,000

Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov conceded another pot and then raised the button for "RaulGonzalez" to three-bet and earn a call. On the {6-Clubs}{5-Hearts}{4-Clubs} flop, "RaulGonzalez" bet and Strebkov came along. The very same procedure repeated on the {j-Hearts} turn and they checked the {7-Spades} river.

Strebkov tabled {j-Clubs}{j-Diamonds}{5-Diamonds}{2-Hearts} for a set and a low, "RaulGonzalez" had {a-Diamonds}{q-Diamonds}{8-Diamonds}{8-Clubs} for a worse low and was scooped.

RaulGonzalez de
RaulGonzalez
de 3,871,856 -105,000
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov RU
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov
RU 528,144 105,000

The Lead of "RaulGonzalez" Grows

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Omaha Hi-Lo Limits 35,000-70,000

Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov raised the button and called a three-bet by "RaulGonzalez", who bet the {j-Spades}{9-Clubs}{2-Clubs} flop and called a raise. "RaulGonzalez" check-raised the {5-Spades} turn for Strebkov to call and bet the {4-Clubs} river to force an expensive fold from his opponent.

RaulGonzalez de
RaulGonzalez
de 3,976,856 630,000
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov RU
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov
RU 423,144 -630,000

"RaulGonzalez" Pulls Further Ahead

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Omaha Hi-Lo Limits 35,000-70,000

Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov raised the button and was called by "RaulGonzalez". The defending champion check-called the {q-Spades}{10-Spades}{3-Clubs} flop and check-raised the {7-Spades} turn, which Strebkov called. A bet and call followed on the {j-Hearts} river, and "RaulGonzalez" dragged in the pot with the {a-Clubs}{6-Diamonds}{5-Spades}{4-Spades} for a flush.

Two hands later, "RaulGonzalez" defended the big blind and check-raised a flop of {7-Clubs}{4-Spades}{4-Diamonds}. He then bet the {9-Clubs} turn and {8-Clubs} river, turning over {4-Hearts}{4-Clubs}{3-Spades}{2-Diamonds} for quads fours and a low to take another big pot.

RaulGonzalez de
RaulGonzalez
de 3,346,856 787,500
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov RU
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov
RU 1,053,144 -787,500

"RaulGonzalez" Back in the Lead

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Omaha Hi-Lo Limits 35,000-70,000

The early stages of heads-up in Omaha Hi-Lo were dominated by "RaulGonzalez", who quickly got back to even in chips and then scooped a larger pot to pull ahead of Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov.

Strebkov called down bets on a board of {k-Spades}{q-Hearts}{3-Clubs}{a-Diamonds}{2-Hearts} and was shown the {k-Hearts}{j-Hearts}{10-Clubs}{8-Clubs} for broadway. He could not beat that nor had a qualifying low to fall behind.

RaulGonzalez de
RaulGonzalez
de 2,559,356 735,000
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov RU
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov
RU 1,840,644 -735,000

Ari "BodogAri" Engel Eliminated in 3rd Place ($84,144)

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Engel eliminated by Strebkov
Engel eliminated by Strebkov

Omaha Hi-Lo Limits 35,000-70,000

Ari "BodogAri" Engel defended the big blind against a button raise by Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov and check-raised the {a-Hearts}{4-Spades}{2-Clubs} flop, picking up a call from Strebkov. He bet the {5-Hearts} turn with 25,486 behind and then called all-in when Strebkov raised.

Ari "BodogAri" Engel: {10-Spades}{7-Spades}{5-Clubs}{4-Hearts}
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov: {q-Diamonds}{5-Spades}{4-Clubs}{3-Hearts}

Engel needed an eight or pair his four and five to claim the high pot but the {6-Diamonds} river ended his run in 3rd place for $84,144.

Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov RU
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov
RU 2,575,644 235,486
RaulGonzalez de
RaulGonzalez
de 1,824,356
Ari "BodogAri" Engel
Ari "BodogAri" Engel
Busted

Strebkov Takes the Lead

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Omaha Hi-Lo Limits 35,000-70,000

Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov three-bet out of the big blind and bet all the way on the {9-Spades}{3-Diamonds}{2-Clubs}{q-Spades}{q-Clubs} board. "RaulGonzalez" called it down on the button but couldn't beat the {a-Hearts}{a-Diamonds}{7-Clubs}{5-Diamonds} of Strebkov.

Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov RU
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov
RU 2,340,158 402,500
RaulGonzalez de
RaulGonzalez
de 1,824,356 -402,500
Ari "BodogAri" Engel
Ari "BodogAri" Engel
235,486

Strebkov Leaves Engel Very Short

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Omaha Hi-Lo Limits 35,000-70,000

The first few hands of the new game type saw Ari "BodogAri" Engel lose a small portion of his stack without showdown and the biggest pot then reduced his stack to fewer than four big bets.

Engel raised out of the small blind and Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov called. On the {q-Clubs}{6-Spades}{5-Diamonds} flop, Engel bet to earn a call and his bet on the {j-Diamonds} turn was called once more. Engel check-called the {8-Diamonds} river and Strebkov tabled {9-Spades}{8-Clubs}{7-Clubs}{6-Diamonds} for a straight to win the pot.

RaulGonzalez de
RaulGonzalez
de 2,226,856 85,000
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov RU
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov
RU 1,937,658 390,000
Ari "BodogAri" Engel
Ari "BodogAri" Engel
235,486 -475,000

Engel Chips Up With a Flush

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Limit Hold'em Limits 30,000-60,000

Ari "BodogAri" Engel defended the big blind against the button raise of Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov and they checked the {6-Hearts}{5-Hearts}{4-Clubs} flop. What followed were bets by Engel on the {8-Hearts} turn and {9-Diamonds} river. Strebkov called but couldn't beat the {k-Hearts}{9-Hearts} of Engel.

RaulGonzalez de
RaulGonzalez
de 2,141,856 -135,000
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov RU
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov
RU 1,547,658 60,000
Ari "BodogAri" Engel
Ari "BodogAri" Engel
710,486 75,000

Aces for "RaulGonzalez

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Limit Hold'em Limits 30,000-60,000

"RaulGonzalez" lost a chunk of his stack against the resurgent Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov but then made up for it by prevailing in a pot versus Ari "BodogAri" Engel.

The German high-stakes cash game specialist raised in the small blind to pick up a call by Engel and then bet again the {q-Diamonds}{9-Diamonds}{8-Spades} turn, picking up a call from Engel. "RaulGonzalez" also bet the {7-Hearts} turn for Engel to raise and "RaulGonzalez" to call. The {4-Hearts} fell on the river and "RaulGonzalez" check-called with {a-Spades}{a-Clubs}, which beat the {k-Hearts}{q-Hearts} of Engel.

RaulGonzalez de
RaulGonzalez
de 2,276,856 240,000
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov RU
Denis "aDrENalin710" Strebkov
RU 1,487,658 105,000
Ari "BodogAri" Engel
Ari "BodogAri" Engel
635,486 -345,000