Thursday, June 20, 2019 4:19 PM Local Time (about 6 minutes ago)
Arnett Forces a Fold
A player opened to 1,100 and Kristy Arnett called from the small blind, followed by the big blind player. The flop appeared and the three players checked.
The turn fell a and Arnett led out for 1,600 and her both opponents called.
On the river , Arnett and the big blind checked and the third player made a bet for 3,500. Arnett tanked for some time before raising it to 11,000. The big blind folded and the third player considered it for a few minutes before chosing to fold as well.
|Kristy Arnett||38,000||7,000 |
Thursday, June 20, 2019 4:18 PM Local Time (about 8 minutes ago)
May Hits Quads
The player in early position raised to 1,200 and was called by the button and Heidi May in the big blind.
The flop came , both May and the initial raiser checked. The button bet 600 and May responded with a raise to 3,000. The early position folded and the button called.
The turn was the on which they both checked through for the to complete the board. May now led out for 10,000 and her opponent quickly folded.
At the same time, Jessica Dawley was telling the table a story about how she collected a lot of chips last year when she hit quads.
"I had quads there, didn't know what to do with them," May said to her opponent.
|Heidi May||45,000||17,000 |
Thursday, June 20, 2019 4:03 PM Local Time (about 23 minutes ago)
New Round of Chip Count
|Ana Cintra||50,500||-500 |
|Katie Lindsay||42,000||22,000 |
|Kristy Arnett||31,000||15,000 |
|Olga Iermolcheva||25,000||5,000 |
|Lisa Roberts||22,000||3,000 |
|Pok Kim||0||-11,000 |
Thursday, June 20, 2019 4:01 PM Local Time (about 25 minutes ago)
Weisner Drops Down
In a three-way pot, the flop showed when the small blind checked and Melanie Weisner bet 2,000. The player in the cutoff pushed all in for 7,400 and it folded to Weisner who made the call.
Weisner held a pair and a draw but the rest of the board fell a and a and Weisner lost to pot to fell down to a stack of 1,000 chips.
|Melanie Weisner||1,000||-19,000 |
Thursday, June 20, 2019 3:43 PM Local Time (about 42 minutes ago)
Level 5 started
Thursday, June 20, 2019 3:22 PM Local Time (about 1 hour and 3 minutes ago)
The ladies event players are now on a new 20-minute break.
Thursday, June 20, 2019 3:14 PM Local Time (about 1 hour and 11 minutes ago)
Some Chip Counts
|Marle Cordeiro||41,000||20,000 |
|Lexy Gavin||38,500||18,500 |
|Britney Barnes||31,000||31,000 |
|Monika Zukowicz||25,300||-700 |
|Aurélie Reard||23,000||3,000 |
|Katie Lindsay||20,000||20,000 |
|Lena Evans||16,000||-1,000 |
|Ana Marquez||4,100||-37,900 |
Thursday, June 20, 2019 3:11 PM Local Time (about 1 hour and 14 minutes ago)
Difficult Fold for Bicknell
On a board , with a pot already containing more than 25,000, Kristen Bicknell's opponent bet 15,000, putting her into a big decision.
"I hate that spot," said Bicknell, adding "I don't think you're bluffing here, I think you're maybe valuing worst". After a few minutes, Bicknell asked "You show me if I fold?" and ended up folding her cards. Her opponent mucked her hand while Bicknell said with a smile "Show one! Nothing?Ok".
|Kristen Bicknell||9,500||-19,700 |
Thursday, June 20, 2019 3:05 PM Local Time (about 1 hour and 21 minutes ago)
Recent Chip Counts
|Molly Mossey||61,800||21,800 |
|Aylar Lie||38,000||9,000 |
|Maria Konnikova||37,000||17,000 |
|Vivian Saliba||35,000||15,000 |
|Katie Lindsay||20,000||20,000 |
|Tara Cain||20,000||4,000 |
|Anna Antimony||18,000||2,000 |
|Muskan Sethi||12,000||1,000 |
|Pok Kim||11,000||-9,000 |
|Carol Fuchs||0||-18,100 |
|Karina Jett||0||-11,000 |
Thursday, June 20, 2019 2:56 PM Local Time (about 1 hour and 29 minutes ago)
Two Fist Pumps for May After Losing Hand
Heidi May and Lisa Costello were laughing about something that had happened earlier during the 100/200 level and they were kind enough to relay what had happened.
May had opened from under the gun and Teresa Thaxton shoved from the button for around 5,500 which May called.
Apparently, Thaxton shouted for all red cards even though May had the .
The flop came for Thaxton to flop a flush and straight flush draw.
The turn bricked but the river was a to give Thaxton the straight flush indeed.
Thaxton was so excited she fist-pumped May, asked her for a photo, celebrated a bit more, and then fist-pumped May again. Unfortunately for Thaxton, she lost the doubled-up chips shortly after and her seat was taken by Jessica Dawley.
|Lisa Costello||73,000||15,000 |
|Heidi May||28,000||-3,000 |
|Teresa Thaxton||0||0 |
Thursday, June 20, 2019 2:53 PM Local Time (about 1 hour and 32 minutes ago)
Oskooi is Here to Make Friends
Shirin Oskooi, the previous contestant from Survivor: Worlds Apart and Survivor: Cambodia took a seat in the Ladies Event and grabbed some chips.
The board read in a head's up situation when the player in the small blind checked before calling a bet worth 1,500 from Oskooi on the button.
A fell on the river and this time both players checked. Ooskoi tuned over for two pair and the winning hand. "Why didn't you bet on the river?" asked her opponent, "Oh I'm here to make friends!" replied Oskooi jokingly while adding the chips to her stack.
Thursday, June 20, 2019 2:50 PM Local Time (about 1 hour and 36 minutes ago)
Marquez Doubles Through Martin
Ana Marquez, the 888poker ambassador, has just doubled up through Margaret Martin when she rivered trip tens while Martin held two pair, tens and eights. Martin was left with just one yellow 1,000-value chip but has managed to build her stack back up to around 9,000.
|Ana Marquez||42,000||22,000 |
|Kitty Kuo||19,000||6,000 |
Thursday, June 20, 2019 2:40 PM Local Time (about 1 hour and 45 minutes ago)
Baumann Gets her Chips Back
According to the table, Gaelle Baumann doubled up after having lost half of her chips at the beginning of the day.
A first player limped and it folded to Baumann on the button who raised it to 800 with . The big blind and the initial player both called.
The flop appeared rainbow and the big blind led out for 1,700. Baumann called after the third player folded and a showed up on the turn. This time Baumann called another bet for 2,000.
The river fell a and the big blind fired 6,000 before calling the all-in raise from Baumann worth 8,000. The big blind tabled and Bauman grabbed the pot with aces.
|Gaelle Baumann||28,000||15,000 |
Thursday, June 20, 2019 2:22 PM Local Time (about 2 hours and 3 minutes ago)
Level 4 started
Thursday, June 20, 2019 2:21 PM Local Time (about 2 hours and 5 minutes ago)
The Defending Champion Has Taken Her Seat
Jessica Dawley, the defending champion has just taken her seat at the same table as Heidi May, who won this event in 2017.
|Dehlia de Jong||21,000||-300 |
|Jessica Dawley||20,000||20,000 |
|Marion Adriaans||20,000||20,000 |
|Tara Cain||16,000||16,000 |
Thursday, June 20, 2019 2:13 PM Local Time (about 2 hours and 12 minutes ago)
New Round of Chip Counts
|Lisa Costello||58,000||20,000 |
|Ana Cintra||51,000||11,000 |
|Chris Read||47,000||-6,900 |
|Natalie Hof||22,000||2,000 |
|Dehlia de Jong||21,300||-200 |
|Aurélie Reard||20,000||20,000 |
|Daria Feshchenko||20,000||20,000 |
|Sarah Goddard||19,300||19,300 |
|Kristy Arnett||16,000||-4,000 |
|Natalie Teh||13,000||-7,000 |
|Muskan Sethi||11,000||-9,000 |
|Jennifer Hodges||8,000||-10,000 |
Thursday, June 20, 2019 2:01 PM Local Time (about 2 hours and 24 minutes ago)
Liu Keeps Climbing
Linda Snyder opened and Sasha Liu three-bet from the cutoff position. It folded back to Snyder who called.
On a flop , Snyder check-called Liu's continuation bet of 1,500. The turn fell and this time Snyder bet 2,000. Liu thought about her move for a minute and raised it to 8,000. Snyder ended up folding her cards.
|Sasha Liu||79,000||7,000 |
|Linda Snyder||18,800||18,800 |
Thursday, June 20, 2019 1:54 PM Local Time (about 2 hours and 32 minutes ago)
Bicknell Gets a Fold
The board already showed with a pot containing around 13,000 when Kristen Bicknell made a bet for 6,500. Her opponent tanked for a minute and mucked her cards.
|Kristen Bicknell||29,200||17,200 |
Thursday, June 20, 2019 1:52 PM Local Time (about 2 hours and 33 minutes ago)
Kennedy Defends Her Big Blind
The 2016 Ladies Event Champion, Courtney Kennedy's table is a lively one and the laughter from that table can be heard from the other side of the room.
Naomi Pazol raised to 1,000 from the button and Kennedy defender her big blind.
The flop came , Kennedy check-called the 1,500 continuation-bet of Pazol.
They both checked through the on the turn to the on the river. Kennedy now took over the initiative and led out for 2,500.
"I wanted to be in the live reporting with a good end to this hand!" Pazol exclaimed. She counted out her stack and was in doubt about what to do. "If I fold, will you show?" she asked Kennedy.
"For the story, yes, I will," Kennedy replied.
Pazol folded and Kennedy showed she held for the turned two pair.
They all chatted a bit more about the hand and the whole table laughed along the whole time.
Thursday, June 20, 2019 1:51 PM Local Time (about 2 hours and 34 minutes ago)
Dever Builds a Stack
Monika Zukowicz opened to 600 and the cutoff player called, followed by Catherine Dever in the small blind. The three players choose to check the flop .
On the turn , Dever bet 1,100 and only the cutoff called. The river fell a and Dever made another bet for 1,200 and her opponent folded.
|Monika Zukowicz||26,000||6,000 |