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Event #45: $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em

Event Info

Buy-in $1,500
Prize Pool $4,180,950
Players 3,097

Level Info

Level 31
Blinds 80,000 / 160,000
Ante 20,000

Raymond Coburning Rubber


Raymond Coburn and Jesse Rockowitz saw a cheap flop of {K-Clubs}{6-Diamonds}{10-Clubs}. Both players checked leading to a {3-Hearts} turn where Coburn check-called a bet of 260,000. On the {8-Spades} river, Coburn once again check-called a bet, this time 500,000, before showing a triumphant {Q-Spades}{10-Hearts}.

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Coburn Again

Raymond Coburn
Raymond Coburn

Jesse Rockowitz opened to 240,000 with the button and Raymond Coburn defended his big blind.

The dealer flopped {k-Diamonds}{6-Hearts}{2-Hearts} and Coburn checked to Rockowitz who continued for 295,000. Coburn check-raised to 725,000 and Rockowitz called.

The {8-Hearts} turned and Coburn led for 1,000,000. Rockowitz flicked his cards into the muck and the chips were shipped to Coburn.

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Top Pair for Coburn


Most hands have been min-raised preflop by the button, and the last encounter was no exception. This time it was Jesse Rockowitz utilizing his position, Raymond Coburn making the call from the big blind.

On the {3-Hearts}{7-Diamonds}{J-Clubs} flop, Rockowitz led for 295,000 and Coburn made the call. With both players checking the {5-Spades} turn, Rockowitz announced a bet of 465,000 on the {4-Diamonds} river. Coburn made the call.

As Coburn turned {J-Diamonds}{9-Diamonds} onto the felt, Rockowitz nodded his head and mucked his cards.

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Rockowitz Takes One


Raymond Coburn raised to 250,000 with the button and Jesse Rockowitz made the call.

The flop fell {3-Diamonds}{6-Diamonds}{6-Hearts} and Rockowitz checked to Coburn who continued for 300,000. Rockowitz check-raised to 865,000 and Coburn quickly folded.

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Pure Imagination


The candy lady was just called over to the final table and Raymond Coburn's rail ordered basically everything on the menu compliments of Shaun Deeb. We may not be in Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory, but perhaps one of our friends on the rail just received a golden ticket.

Clubbed to Death


Our two remaining Trojans reached a cheap flop of {7-Hearts}{7-Clubs}{J-Clubs} where Raymond Coburn bet 300,000. Jesse Rockowitz made the call, before check-calling a bet of 700,000 on the {Q-Spades} turn. On the {2-Clubs} river, however, he turned aggressor, leading for 930,000. Coburn called, but was chagrined to see Rockowitz turn over the {Q-Clubs}{10-Clubs} for the rivered flush.

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Coburn Takes First Big Pot Heads Up


Jesse Rockowitz had the button and raised to 240,000. Raymond Coburn called.

The flop fell {8-Hearts}{6-Diamonds}{3-Diamonds} and Coburn check-called 295,000 from Rockowitz.

The {a-Clubs} turned and Coburn check-called another bet - this one was worth 745,000.

Both players checked the {k-Spades} on the turn and Rockowitz mucked when Coburn opened {k-Diamonds}{q-Diamonds}.

Coburn is up to 8,350,000 chips while Rockowitz slipped to 5,500,000.

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