2023/24 WSOP Circuit - Grand Victoria Casino (Chicago, IL)

Thursday, April 11, 2024 to Saturday, April 13, 2024

WSOPC Event #11: $1,700 MAIN EVENT

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  • Buy-in: $1,700
  • Prizepool: $918,090
  • Entries: 606
  • Remaining: 0


Monday, October 31, 2016 1:11 AM Local Time
Hand #97 - Kenny Hallaert Eliminated in 6th Place ($1,464,258)


Kenny Hallaert (pictured) raises to 2,300,000 from under the gun and Qui Nguyen three-bet to 5,700,000 from the cutoff. Action folds back to Hallaert, who moves all in for 35,625,000 and Nguyen snap-calls.

Hallaert shows    and is in terrible shape against Nguyen's   .

"This is not a good spot for Kenny," says Jack Effel over the microphone to the crowd.

The flop is     and Hallaert picks up some outs after flopping top pair. The   comes on the turn and their respective rails get louder in anticipation of the river.

Nguyen's rail is yelling for a deuce to give the pot to Nguyen. The   comes on the river and Nguyen drags a big pot to eliminate Hallaert in sixth place.

Nguyen's rail goes crazy as he moves over the 100 million chip mark and takes a massive chip lead over the field. Hallaert takes home $1,464,258 for his deep run.

Qui Nguyen - 128,625,000 (129 bb)
Kenny Hallaert - Eliminated in 6th Place ($1,464,258)

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