2015 World Series of Poker Europe

Friday, October 09, 2015 to Monday, October 12, 2015

Event #2: The Oktoberfest - €550 No-Limit Hold’em

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  • Buy-in: €550
  • Prizepool: €1,039,000
  • Entries: 2,144
  • Remaining: 0


Tuesday, October 13, 2015 12:38 AM Local Time
John Gale is Back as a New Break Begins

The situation has changed drastically after 47 hands of heads-up play.

John Gale keeps winning many small pots and managed to win a big one in hand 43. After Dietrich Fast raises to 225,000, Gale calls in the big blind and both see the following flop:    . Both check to the turn:  .

Gale is the one who bets 225,000 this time, and Fast sticks around to see a river. The last card is the  . Here, Gale bets 565,000 and gets raised to 2,250,000 by Fast. Gale makes the quick call with   . Fast was bluffing with    and is now down to 2,500,000.

Gale is the chipleader at that point with 8,200,000.

There are a few more hands to play until the new break and Gale manages to win a few more chips in small preflop pots, and he also wins the last hand before the break with    on a         for a 800,000-pot.

Gale - 8,395,000
Fast - 2,305,000

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