2022 888poker XL Winter Series
Event #9: $400 NLH 6-Max

Event Info

Buy-in $400
Prize Pool $438,120
Players 1217

Level Info

Level 40
Blinds 100,000 / 200,000
Ante 25,000

Players Info - Day 1

Players Left 1
Entries 1217

John Allan "Beastro" Hinds Eliminated in 9th Place ($5,915)

AnthonyThompson • Level 34: 25,000-50,000, 6,250 ante

John Allan "Beastro" Hinds raised all in for 762,185 from the cutoff and Kenneth "ace710" Neri called from the big blind.

Kenneth "ace710" Neri: {a-Spades}{10-Spades}
John Allan "Beastro" Hinds: {a-Clubs}{8-Hearts}

Hinds was dominated and nothing changed after the {q-Spades}{9-Hearts}{k-Diamonds} flop.

The {5-Spades} turn was bad for for Hinds as it gave Neris the spade flush draw which he completed with the {8-Spades} river.

Kenneth "ace710" Neri
Kenneth "ace710" Neri
3,825,199 1,709,151
John Allan "Beastro" Hinds US
John Allan "Beastro" Hinds
US Busted

Tags: John Allan HindsKenneth Neri

Kutay "MisterKK" Kalkan Eliminated in 10th Place ($4,600)

• Level 34: 25,000-50,000, 6,250 ante

Kutay "MisterKK" Kalkan, moved all in for 344,733 under the gun and was called by "CashIsK1NG"

It was Kulkan's {9-Diamonds}{9-Spades} vs the {k-Clubs}{q-Clubs}. And he went immediately behind as a queen in the window showed as the flop came the {2-Diamonds}{4-Diamonds}{q-Hearts}.

The turn was the {a-Hearts} and the river the {7-Spades} to eliminate Kulkan.

Ameer "CashIsK1NG" Wakil US
Ameer "CashIsK1NG" Wakil
US 2,609,064 1,878,456
Kutay "MisterKK" Kalkan us
Kutay "MisterKK" Kalkan
us Busted

Anthony "Iamskynet" Cicali Eliminated in 11th Place ($4,600)

AnthonyThompson • Level 34: 25,000-50,000, 6,250 ante

A series of preflop raises saw "wingsuiter" move all in for 2,144,312 from the small blind and Anthony "Iamskynet" Cicali called off his 1,451,422 stack from the big blind.

"wingsuiter": {a-Hearts}{k-Clubs}
Anthony "Iamskynet" Cicali: {q-Hearts}{q-Diamonds}

Cicali was racing for his tournament life and stayed ahead after the {7-Spades}{3-Hearts}{8-Diamonds} flop appeared.

The {9-Clubs} turn kept him in the lead but the {a-Clubs} river ended his tournament.

Philip "wingsuiter" Beck US
Philip "wingsuiter" Beck
US 3,733,234 2,852,713
Anthony "Iamskynet" Cicali US
Anthony "Iamskynet" Cicali
US Busted

Tags: Acthony Cicali


Break Time

AnthonyThompson • Level 33: 20,000-40,000, 5,000 ante

Players are on a five-minute break

Sean "Hurricane27" Legendre Eliminated in 12th Place ($4,600)

• Level 33: 20,000-40,000, 5,000 ante

Sean "Hurricane27" Legendre raised to 80,000 from the button. John Allan "Beastro" Hinds jammed all in for 656,012 and was called.

Legendre was at risk holding the {6-Clubs}{6-Spades} against the {a-Spades}{k-Diamonds} of Hinds.

The flop came the {10-Diamonds}{7-Diamonds}{5-Spades} the turn was the {9-Diamonds} to give Hinds more outs. The river was a brutal one for Legendre as the {a-Clubs} came off to eliminate him.

John Allan "Beastro" Hinds US
John Allan "Beastro" Hinds
US 1,259,122 1,259,122
Sean "Hurricane27" Legendre
Sean "Hurricane27" Legendre

Marasco Gets Turned and Bricked

AnthonyThompson • Level 32: 16,000-32,000, 4,000 ante

Frank "Spaghettiii" Marasco raised all in for his last 198,207 on the button and Kutay "MisterKK" Kalkan isolated on the button.

Kutay "MisterKK" Kalkan: {a-Hearts}{4-Spades}
Frank "Spaghettiii" Marasco: {8-Clubs}{7-Clubs}

The {8-Diamonds}{4-Clubs}{5-Diamonds} flop paired both players but the {a-Clubs} turn put Kalkan out in front with two-pair.

Marasco still held plenty of outs but the {q-Diamonds} river was a brick and ended his tournament.

Kutay "MisterKK" Kalkan us
Kutay "MisterKK" Kalkan
us 543,709 197,273
Frank "Spaghettiii" Marasco
Frank "Spaghettiii" Marasco

Tags: Kutay KalkanFrank Marasco