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Event #38: $10,000 Seven Card Stud Championship
Days:
123

Event Info

Buy-in $10,000
Prize Pool $780,200
Players 83

Level Info

Level 27
Limits 50,000 / 100,000
Ante 10,000

Highlights

Highlights

Yu Doubles Through Martin

will_shill • Level 26: 40,000-80,000, 10,000 ante
Ben Yu
Ben Yu

Ben Yu completed and Jesse Martin called. Martin check-called on fourth street and then bet fifth street. Yu called and was all in.

Jesse Martin: {q-Clubs}{7-Hearts} / {a-Spades}{8-Diamonds}{10-Diamonds}{j-Clubs} / {x-}
Ben Yu: {10-Hearts}{4-Clubs} / {4-Hearts}{j-Diamonds}{8-Spades}{k-Diamonds}{3-Hearts} / {x-}

Yu was ahead all the way with a pair of fours, and Martin drew {7-Hearts} on the end with Yu drawing {3-Hearts} and doubling up.

Yaniv Birman us
Yaniv Birman
us 2,200,000 100,000
Jesse Martin us
Jesse Martin
us 1,650,000 -150,000
Ben Yu us
Ben Yu
us 300,000 100,000

Tags: Ben YuJesse Martin

Birman Makes Incredible Call Versus Yu

will_shill • Level 26: 40,000-80,000, 10,000 ante
Yaniv Birman
Yaniv Birman

Ben Yu completed and Yaniv Birman raised. Yu called and bet on fourth and fifth street. Birman called both times.

Yu check-called on sixth street.

Ben Yu: {x-}{x-} / {10-Diamonds}{q-Clubs}{2-Clubs}{5-Spades} / {x-}
Yaniv Birman: {x-}{x-} / {q-Spades}{9-Clubs}{8-Hearts}{4-Diamonds} / {x-}

Yu checked seventh street and Birman bet. Yu then check-raised and Birman called.

Yu went to muck but eventually decided tabling his {k-Diamonds}{j-Hearts}{3-Diamonds} for king-high. Birman turned over {k-Spades}{6-Spades}{4-Spades} for a pair of fours to leave tablemate Jesse Martin's mouth agape.

Yaniv Birman us
Yaniv Birman
us 2,370,000 570,000
Ben Yu us
Ben Yu
us 280,000 -570,000

Tags: Ben YuYaniv Birman

Lee Salem Eliminated in 4th Place ($69,928)

tRaMSt0p • Level 26: 40,000-80,000, 10,000 ante
Lee Salem
Lee Salem

Lee Salem had the bring-in, and Jesse Martin completed. Salem called all in, and each player's board ran out as follows:

Lee Salem: {A-Diamonds}{6-Clubs} / {10-Diamonds}{9-Spades}{2-Hearts}{2-Spades} / {5-Diamonds}
Jesse Martin: {3-Clubs}{2-Diamonds} / {K-Spades}{3-Diamonds}{9-Hearts}{3-Hearts} / {A-Spades}

With Salem unable to improve against Martin's trips, he was eliminated in 4th place for a $69,928 payday.

Lee Salem us
Lee Salem
us Busted

Tags: Jesse MartinLee Salem

Salem Doubles Through Yu

will_shill • Level 26: 40,000-80,000, 10,000 ante

Lee Salem brought in and Ben Yu completed. It folded around to Salem who was all in for 45,000.

Lee Salem: {10-Spades}{2-Hearts} / {2-Clubs}{4-Clubs}{5-Hearts}{a-Hearts} / {x-}
Ben Yu: {10-Diamonds}{q-Clubs} / {5-Clubs}{3-Diamonds}{3-Hearts}{9-Hearts} / {x-}

Salem was ahead on fourth street with a pair, but Yu's open threes were ahead by fifth street. Salem picked up a gutshot on sixth street, although two of his threes were dead.

On seventh street Salem drew a {4-Diamonds} to improve to two pair. Yu didn't improve with the {6-Diamonds} and Salem doubled up.

Ben Yu us
Ben Yu
us 775,000 -50,000
Lee Salem us
Lee Salem
us 90,000 40,000

Tags: Ben YuLee Salem

World Series of Poker Main Event Champion Scott Blumstein

mavsusc • Level 26: 40,000-80,000, 10,000 ante

2017 WSOP Main Event Champion Scott Blumstein chats with [Removed:139] about busting another Ott (Dillon), his approach to this year's World Series, and interacting with fans in Vegas.

Tags: Dan OttDillon OttenglishpokerScott Blumsteinworld series of pokerWSOP

Flush for Birman

tRaMSt0p • Level 26: 40,000-80,000, 10,000 ante

Ben Yu had the bring-in and Yaniv Birman completed. Yu called, and then called bets on fourth, fifth, sixth, and seventh streets.

Yu: {X-}{X-} / {3-Spades}{5-Hearts}{J-Diamonds}{4-Spades} / {x-}
Birman: {X-}{X-} / {Q-Hearts}{A-Diamonds}{7-Hearts}{6-Hearts} / {x-}

After being called on seventh, Birman tabled his {J-Clubs}{8-Hearts}{3-Hearts} for a flush, and Yu mucked.

Yaniv Birman us
Yaniv Birman
us 1,860,000 150,000
Jesse Martin us
Jesse Martin
us 1,270,000
Ben Yu us
Ben Yu
us 900,000 -105,000
Lee Salem us
Lee Salem
us 80,000 -85,000

Tags: Ben YuYaniv Birman