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Event #9: $1,500 Seven Card Stud
Days:
123

Event Info

Buy-in $1,500
Prize Pool $439,215
Players 329

Level Info

Level 30
Limits 100,000 / 200,000
Ante 20,000

Players Info - Day 3

Players Left 1
Entries 8

Highlights

Highlights

Livingston Still Setting The Pace

Toogood32 • Level 27: 50,000-100,000, 10,000 ante
Alex Livingston
Alex Livingston

Kenny Hsiung: {x-}{x-} / {j-Spades}{5-Hearts}{9-Spades}
Alex Livingston: {x-}{x-} / {5-Clubs}{5-Spades}{8-Diamonds}{k-Clubs}
John Racener: {x-}{x-} / {5-Diamonds}{3-Diamonds}{9-Spades}{2-Hearts}

After a bet from Kenny Hsiung on third, Alex Livingston and John Racener both called.

Fourth street went check, check, check, with Livingston saying ''A lot of fives out!''.

On fifth, Livingston led and got raised to by Racener. Hsiung got out of the hand, before Livingston pumped it up to 300,000. Racener made the call.

At sixth, Livingston bet out and after some deliberation, Racener let his hand go.

Alex Livingston ca
Alex Livingston
ca 3,100,000 400,000
John Racener us
John Racener
us 425,000 -350,000

Tags: Alex LivingstonJohn RacenerKenny Hsiung

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

Racener Wins Key Pot

jeffmcmillan • Level 26: 40,000-80,000, 10,000 ante
John Racener
John Racener

Brad Ruben: {x-}{x-}/{a-Clubs}{k-Spades}{q-Diamonds}{5-Hearts}/{x-}
John Racener: {a-Diamonds}{j-Clubs}{5-Spades}{2-Clubs}/{a-Spades}{j-Hearts}{5-Diamonds}

With both players showing aces, action was picked up on fourth street as Brad Ruben bet 40,000 with the lead and John Racener called.

Ruben bet on fifth street and Racener called again. On sixth street, Ruben fired 80,000 again. This time Racener put in a raise to 160,000, Ruben thought for a bit before he called.

Ruben checked as seventh street was being dealt. Racener bet 80,000 and Ruben called. Racener tabled {a-Spades}{j-Hearts}{5-Diamonds} for aces up which won him the pot.

John Racener us
John Racener
us 860,000 410,000
Brad Ruben us
Brad Ruben
us 720,000 100,000

Tags: Brad RubenJohn Racener

Taylor Takes Down Multi-Way Pot

Toogood32 • Level 26: 40,000-80,000, 10,000 ante
Thomas Taylor
Thomas Taylor

Thomas Taylor: {x-}{x-} / {j-Diamonds}{a-Hearts}{3-Spades}{k-Spades} / {x-}
Daniel Weinman: {x-}{x-} / {4-Clubs}{3-Diamonds}{6-Clubs}{j-Spades} / {x-}
Alex Livingston: {x-}{x-} / {8-Hearts}{j-Clubs}{7-Spades}{6-Spades}

With play three-ways on fourth, Alex Livingston bet and was called by Thomas Taylor and Daniel Weinman.

Going to fifth, Livingston continued and was called by both other players. On sixth, Weinman raised a bet from Taylor and Livingston got out of the way.

To seventh and Taylor lead out for 80,000. Weinman went into the tank and rubbed his forehead before letting out a sigh and folding, awarding the pot to Taylor.

Alex Livingston ca
Alex Livingston
ca 3,080,000 -120,000
Thomas Taylor ca
Thomas Taylor
ca 960,000 260,000
Daniel Weinman us
Daniel Weinman
us 720,000 -180,000

Tags: Alex LivingstonDaniel Weinman

Quad Kings For Livingston

jeffmcmillan • Level 26: 40,000-80,000, 10,000 ante
Alex Livingston
Alex Livingston

John Racener: {x-}{x-}/{2-Clubs}{7-Hearts}{a-Clubs}{a-Spades}/{x-}
Alex Livingston: {k-Clubs}{k-Diamonds}/{k-Hearts}{j-Diamonds}{6-Clubs}{q-Spades}/{k-Spades}

Alex Livingston completed on third street and John Racener called after being the bring in. Livingston bet on fourth, Racener called.

On fifth street, Racener took the lead with an ace showing and bet, Livingston called. Sixth street paired the ace and Racener bet again and was again called by Livingston.

Racener checked seventh street. Livingston bet 160,000 and Racener called. Livingston tabled {k-Clubs}{k-Diamonds}{k-Spades} for rolled up kings and rivered quad kings to keep his hot start to the day going.

Alex Livingston ca
Alex Livingston
ca 3,200,000 380,000
John Racener us
John Racener
us 450,000 -710,000

Tags: Alex LivingstonJohn Racener

Back to the Housewarming for Two-Tabling Weinman

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

Daniel Weinman: {x-}{x-} / {q-Hearts}{3-Spades}{q-Clubs}{3-Hearts} / {x-}
Kenny Hsiung: {x-}{x-} / {2-Diamonds}{k-Hearts}{9-Hearts}{a-Diamonds} / {x-}

Kenny Hsiung brought in and called after Daniel Weinman completed. Both players checked fourth street before Weinman bet on fifth and sixth street. Hsiung called both times.

Weinman checked dark on seventh street and Hsiung checked back. Weinman pointed towards the two pair visible on his upcards and tabled {j-Spades}{8-Spades}{2-Hearts}. Hsiung mucked and Weinman took down the pot.

"You've won a big pot," tablemate Brad Ruben said to Weinman. "Now back you go!"

Weinman immediately rushed off to retake his seat in Day 2 of the Housewarming in the neighbouring room.

Kenny Hsiung us
Kenny Hsiung
us 1,425,000 -225,000
Daniel Weinman us
Daniel Weinman
us 900,000 240,000

Taylor Doubles Up

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

Thomas Taylor: {x-}{x-} / {j-Spades}{k-Diamonds}{10-Clubs}{5-Clubs} / {x-}
Kenny Hsiung: {x-}{x-} / {j-Diamonds}{8-Diamonds}{7-Spades}{4-Hearts} / {x-}

Thomas Taylor bet on fifth and sixth street with Kenny Hsiung calling both streets.

On seventh street he bet his last 15,000 and Hsiung called.

Taylor tabled {a-Clubs}{a-Spades}{k-Hearts} for aces up, beating the {9-Clubs}{9-Diamonds}{j-Clubs} for jacks up of Hsiung to double up.

Kenny Hsiung us
Kenny Hsiung
us 1,650,000 -200,000
Thomas Taylor ca
Thomas Taylor
ca 700,000 375,000

Livingston Takes From Taylor

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

Brad Ruben: {x-}{x-}/{2-Clubs} folded on third street
Thomas Taylor: {x-}{x-}/{5-Hearts}{j-Spades}{2-Diamonds}{3-Clubs}{x-}
Alex Livingston: {4-Clubs}{k-Clubs}{6-Spades}{a-Spades}/{a-Clubs}{a-Hearts}{5-Spades}

Alex Livingston raised on third street which got a call from Thomas Taylor and a fold from Brad Ruben.

Livingston was the aggressor throughout the hand and bet on each street with the betting lead and each time Taylor called.

Livingston tabled three aces with the {a-Clubs}{a-Hearts}{5-Spades} in the hole and Taylor mucked to lose a fairly sizable pot early on.

Alex Livingston ca
Alex Livingston
ca 2,820,000 325,000
Brad Ruben us
Brad Ruben
us 620,000 -105,000
Thomas Taylor ca
Thomas Taylor
ca 325,000 -440,000

Tags: Alex LivingstonBrad RubenThomas Taylor

John Evans Eliminated in 8th Place ($9,391)

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

John Evans: {x-}{x-} / {j-Spades}{2-Diamonds}{4-Hearts}{8-Spades} / {x-}
Kenny Hsiung: {x-}{x-} / {q-Hearts}{10-Clubs}{q-Spades}{k-Spades} / {x-}

Kenny Hsiung opened and John Evans raised. Hsiung re-raised and the two got their remaining stacks in. Evans had started the day as the short stack with just 170,000 but was ahead with {j-Hearts}{4-Diamonds} for split jacks against the {a-Hearts}{2-Hearts} of Hsiung.

By sixth street Hsiung had improved to a pair of queens, and turned over the {10-Diamonds} on seventh street to finish with queens up.

Hsiung flipped over his last card {6-Hearts} and failed to improve, becoming the first elimination of the final table.

Kenny Hsiung us
Kenny Hsiung
us 1,850,000 245,000
John Evans us
John Evans
us Busted