Event #8: $500 No-Limit Hold'em Freezeout
Days:
1

Event Info

Buy-in $500
Players 1479

Level Info

Level 42
Blinds 140,000 / 280,000
Ante 40,000

Players Info - Day 1

Players Left 1
Entries 1479

Highlights

Highlights

Sandquist Eliminates Two

AnthonyThompson • Level 2: 30-60, 0 ante

"IamGafb" limped in under the gun and Tony "KDtheGOAT35" Sandquist raised to 270 from late position.

Action was on Tony "KDtheGOAT35" Sandquist who three-bet to 960 from the cutoff, "Radonx0421" called from the small blind, as did "IamGafb" and Sandquist, bringing the four players to the {9-Clubs}{q-Clubs}{4-Clubs} flop.

"Radonx0421" moved all in for 5,471 and "IamGafb" quickly mucked their hand. Sandquist came over the top for 21,376 and Javadzadeh called for less holding 18,234.

"Radonx0421": {10-Diamonds}{10-Hearts}
Nikan "IFoundOut" Javadzadeh: {a-Clubs}{k-Spades}
Tony "KDtheGOAT35" Sandquist: {9-Spades}{9-Diamonds}

Sandquist was ahead after flopping a set of nines but both opponent still had outs and the {j-Hearts} turn added broadway outs to Javadzadeh's hand.

Luckily for Sandquist, both opponents bricked the river as it came the {a-Hearts} giving Sandquist the massive pot.

Tony "KDtheGOAT35" Sandquist
Tony "KDtheGOAT35" Sandquist
48,981 48,981
IamGafb
IamGafb
46,380 46,380
Nikan "IFoundOut" Javadzadeh
Nikan "IFoundOut" Javadzadeh
Busted
Radonx0421
Radonx0421
Busted

One & Done...

AnthonyThompson • Level 2: 30-60, 0 ante
GrampyJET
GrampyJET
Busted
Matthew "GitGot" Volosovich
Matthew "GitGot" Volosovich
Busted
Streking
Streking
Busted
liquidsword
liquidsword
Busted
Oscardog18
Oscardog18
Busted
DetroitJoey1
DetroitJoey1
Busted
Ryan "GoFeltafish2" Eriquezzo
Ryan "GoFeltafish2" Eriquezzo
Busted
IQ84
IQ84
Busted
DonkyOG
DonkyOG
Busted
towceo
towceo
Busted

Brian "pure__reason" Wood Fills Up

BrandonTemple • Level 2: 30-60, 0 ante

"towceo" raised to 120 from under the gun, and Brian "pure__reason" Wood three-bet to 450 from the cutoff. "towceo" called.

"towceo" checked the {6-Spades}{j-Diamonds}{a-Hearts} flop to Wood, who bet 742. "towceo" called.

The {a-Diamonds} fell on the turn, and "towceo" checked again. Wood fired 2,414 and "towceo" called again.

"towceo" checked a third time on the {8-Clubs} river, and Wood bet 7,722. "towceo" quickly called, but mucked after Wood tabled {a-Clubs}{j-Hearts} for aces-full.

Brian "pure__reason" Wood
Brian "pure__reason" Wood
37,467
"towceo"
"towceo"
8,459

Tags: Brian Wood

Level:
2
Blinds:
30/60
Ante:
0

"mookmook" Sets Up Jorden "mookmook" Helstern

BrandonTemple • Level 1: 25-50, 0 ante

Jorden "mookmook" Helstern raised to 150 from middle position, and was called by "TommyG22" next to act.

Helstern bet 220 on a {2-Spades}{9-Clubs}{4-Hearts} flop, and "TommyG22" made the call.

The {6-Clubs} fell on the turn, and Helstern continued for 625. "TommyG22" called.

The {8-Spades} fell on the river, and Helstern checked to "TommyG22", who bet 1,498. Helstern called, only to muck after "TommyG22" tabled {4-Spades}{4-Diamonds} for a flopped set.

"TommyG22"
"TommyG22"
22,193
Jorden "mookmook" Helstern
Jorden "mookmook" Helstern
16,247

Tags: Jorden Helstern

Tim "uNORTH0doX" Reilly's First Hand Pays Big Dividends

BrandonTemple • Level 1: 25-50, 0 ante
Tim Reilly
Tim Reilly

Tim "uNORTH0doX" Reilly raised to 150 from early position, and was called by James "Luckybuddy" Hughes in the cutoff, "Raiden" on the button, and "bataction88" in the small blind.

Action checked to Hughes on a {q-Diamonds}{3-Diamonds}{4-Spades} flop, and he bet 325. "Raiden" and "bataction88" folded, but Reilly check-raised to 990. Hughes called.

Reilly bet 2,880 on the {7-Clubs} turn, and Hughes spent some of his time bank before making the call.

The {j-Hearts} hit the river, and Reilly fired 6,880. Hughes quickly called, only to muck after Reilly tabled {3-Spades}{3-Hearts} for a flopped set.

Tim "uNORTH0doX" Reilly
Tim "uNORTH0doX" Reilly
31,250
James "Luckybuddy" Hughes
James "Luckybuddy" Hughes
9,100

Tags: Tim ReillyJames Hughes

Notables at the Start

AnthonyThompson • Level 1: 25-50, 0 ante
Frank "Spaghettiii" Marasco
Frank "Spaghettiii" Marasco
20,000 20,000
Jason "Gunner_Q10" Gunn
Jason "Gunner_Q10" Gunn
20,000 20,000
Justin "LappyPoker" Lapka
Justin "LappyPoker" Lapka
20,000 20,000
Gage "greypoupon" Doyne
Gage "greypoupon" Doyne
20,000 20,000
Ryan "Flipflip" Lehagan
Ryan "Flipflip" Lehagan
20,000 20,000
Peter "easypeasy" Hengaskul
Peter "easypeasy" Hengaskul
20,000 20,000
Mike "mkspresident" Shin
Mike "mkspresident" Shin
20,000 20,000
Kevin "anonymous2" Suneson
Kevin "anonymous2" Suneson
20,000 20,000
David "SouthPoint" Ivers
David "SouthPoint" Ivers
20,000 20,000
Andrew "PintoPedro" Donabedian
Andrew "PintoPedro" Donabedian
20,000 20,000
Level:
1
Blinds:
25/50
Ante:
0

Welcome to Event #8: $500 No-Limit Hold'em Freezeout

BrandonTemple
WSOP
WSOP

The 2020 Online World Series of Poker rolls on today with Event #8: $500 No-Limit Hold'em Freezeout, which kicks off at 3 p.m. PDT.

The tournament is a freezeout, meaning re-entries and rebuys are not allowed. Late registration will be available for three hours and forty-five minutes, until 6:45 p.m. PDT. Players will start with 20,000 in chips and play 15-minute levels.

This is a single day event meaning the entire tournament will be played out online and the winner will take home a WSOP Gold Bracelet.

A host of players have already registered, including Ryan "flipflip" Lenaghan, Peter "EasyPeasy" Hengaskul, and Bryan "Mug15" Elliot, to name a few.

This is the eighth of 85 bracelet events being held on WSOP.com (31 events – one each day for the month of July) and GG Poker (holding the remaining 54 events).

The former client will cater to players in Nevada and New Jersey (players in Delaware are NOT able to participate), while the latter will serve the international base.

How To Play

The first step in getting set up to play on WSOP.com is to download the client. You can do so for both mobile (Android and iOS) and desktop (Windows 7 or higher and Mac OS X 10.6.8).

To get the correct version of the client, use the links below:

WSOP.com Bracelet Event Schedule

As previously mentioned, the online bracelet schedule for the Summer Online WSOP is comprised of 31 events running daily throughout July. THEY ARE ALL ONE-DAY EVENTS.

The scheduled WSOP.com events are available in hold'em and Omaha formats. Popular live staples like the BIG 50, MonsterStack and Senior's Event have been moved online.

The marquee tournament is $1,000 No-Limit Hold'em Championship, which takes place on Friday, July 31. All events will kick off at 3 p.m. PDT.

Satellites are running now for as little $1.

Remaining 2020 Summer WSOP.com Online Bracelet Schedule

DateDayTimeEvent #EventBuy-in
July 9Thursday3 p.m.9No-Limit Hold’em 6-Max$1,000
July 10Friday3 p.m.10No-Limit Hold’em MonsterStack$600
July 11Saturday3 p.m.11No-Limit Hold’em Turbo Deepstack 6-Handed$500
July 12Sunday3 p.m.12The BIG 500 No-Limit Hold’em$500
July 13Monday3 p.m.13No-Limit Hold’em High Roller Freezeout$1,500
July 14Tuesday3 p.m.14No-Limit Hold’em High Roller$3,200
July 15Wednesday3 p.m.15PLO 8-Max HR$1,000
July 16Thursday3 p.m.16No-Limit Hold’em Turbo$500
July 17Friday3 p.m.17No-Limit Hold’em$777
July 18Saturday3 p.m.18No-Limit Hold’em 8-Handed Turbo DeepStack$1,000
July 19Sunday3 p.m.19No-Limit Hold’em$400
July 20Monday3 p.m.20PLO 6-Handed$500
July 21Tuesday3 p.m.21No-Limit Hold’em 6-Handed$777
July 22Wednesday3 p.m.22No-Limit Hold’em Turbo Deepstack$500
July 23Thursday3 p.m.23No-Limit Hold’em Knockout$500
July 24Friday3 p.m.24No-Limit Hold’em 8-Handed$400
July 25Saturday3 p.m.25No-Limit Hold’em Summer Saver$500
July 26Sunday3 p.m.26No-Limit Hold’em Grande Finale$500
July 27Monday3 p.m.27No-Limit Hold’em Freezeout$400
July 28Tuesday3 p.m.28Omaha Hi-Lo 6-Max$1,000
July 29Wednesday3 p.m.29No-Limit Hold’em Turbo Deepstack 6-Handed$600
July 30Thursday3 p.m.30No-Limit Hold’em Senior’s Event$500
July 31Friday3 p.m.31No-Limit Hold’em Championship$1,000

Stay tuned with PokerNews as we bring you all the action all day long, until our next 2020 WSOP bracelet winner is crowned!

Tags: Bryan ElliotPeter HengaskulRyan Lenaghan

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