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2016/17 WSOP Circuit - HARRAH'S CHEROKEE (North Carolina)

Tuesday, August 09, 2016 to Thursday, August 11, 2016

Global Casino Championship

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  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • Prizepool: $1,260,000
  • Entries: 126
  • Remaining: 0

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Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:18 PM Local Time

Yasin Ahmady completes the small blind and Said El-Yousfi check his option in the big blind. The flop comes     and both players check. The turn is the   and El-Yousfi bets 100,000. Ahmady calls.

The river brings the  . El-Yousfi bets 200,000 and Ahmady raises to 500,000 total. El-Yousfi thinks around 30 seconds and calls. Ahmady shows    for a ten-high straight, El-Yousfi mucks, and Ahmady increases his chip lead.

Yasin Ahmady - 2,725,000 (55 bb)
Said El-Yousfi - 1,000,000 (20 bb)

Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:15 PM Local Time
Said El-Yousfi raises to 100,000 on the button and Yasin Ahmady calls in the big blind. The flop comes     and El-Yousfi checks. Ahmady bets, El-Yousfi folds, and Ahmady takes the pot.
Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:14 PM Local Time

Yasin Ahmady raises to 100,000 on the button and Said El-Yousfi calls in the big blind. The flop comes     and El-Yousfi checks. Ahmady bets 125,000 and El-Yousfi calls. The turn brings the  . El-Yousfi checks again, Ahmady bets Ahmady bets 200,000, El -Yousfi folds, and Ahmady takes the pot.

Yasin Ahmady - 2,175,000 (44 bb)
Said El-Yousfi - 1,550,000 (31 bb)

Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:11 PM Local Time
Said El-Yousfi raises to 200,000 on the button, winning the big blind and antes.
Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:10 PM Local Time
Yasin Ahmady completes the small blind and Said El-Yousfi raises to 250,000 out of the big blind. Ahmady folds and El-Yousfi takes the pot.
Playtika - Jason Alexander
Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:09 PM Local Time

Said El-Yousfi raises to 150,000 on the button and Yasin Ahmady calls out of the big blind. The flop comes     and Ahmady checks. El-Yousfi bets 150,000, Ahmady folds, and El-Yousfi takes the pot.

Said El-Yousfi - 1,670,000 (33 bb)
Yasin Ahmady - 2,055,000 (41 bb)

Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:07 PM Local Time
Yasin Ahmady completes the small blind and Said El-Yousfi checks his option in the big blind. The flop comes qs,5h,4c] and El_Yousfi checks. Ahmady bets, El-Yousfi folds, and Ahmady takes the pot.
Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:06 PM Local Time

Said El-Yousfi completes the small blind and Yasin Ahmady makes it 150,000 out of the big blind. El-Yousfi calls and the flop comes    . Ahmady bets 100,000 and El-Yousfi calls.

The turn brings the  . Ahmady bets 250,000 and El-Yousfi thinks for a minute before folding.

Yasin Ahmady - 2,155,000 (43 bb)
Said El-Yousfi - 1,570,000 (31 bb)

Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:03 PM Local Time
Said El-Yousfi gets a walk.
Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:03 PM Local Time
Level: 26
Blinds: 25,000/50,000
Ante: 5,000
Playtika - Jason Alexander
Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:01 PM Local Time
Yasin Ahmady gets a walk.
Thursday, August 11, 2016 7:01 PM Local Time
Yasin Ahmady completes the small blind and Said El-Yousfi raises to 165,000 out of the big blind. Ahmady folds and El-Yousfi takes another one.
Thursday, August 11, 2016 6:59 PM Local Time

Said El-Yousfi calls on the button and Yasin Ahmady checks his option in the big blind. The flop comes     and both player check. The turn brings the  . Ahmady checks, El-Yousfi bets 50,000, and Ahmady calls.

The river is the   and Ahmady checks. El-Yousfi bets, Ahmady folds, and El-Yousfi wins his first pot of this heads-up match.

Thursday, August 11, 2016 6:57 PM Local Time
Yasin Ahmady raises to 100,000 on the button, Said El-Yousfi folds, and Ahmady takes another one.
Thursday, August 11, 2016 6:56 PM Local Time

Said El-Yousfi complets the small blind and Yasin Ahmady raises to 140,000 out of the big blind. El-Yousfi calls and the flop comes king-high. Ahmady bets, El-Yousfi folds, and Ahmady shows a king before raking in the pot.

Yasin Ahmady - 2,000,000 (50 bb)
Said El-Yousfi - 1,725,000 (43 bb)

Playtika - Jason Alexander
Thursday, August 11, 2016 6:55 PM Local Time

Yasin Ahmady completes the small blind and Said El-Yousfi checks his option. The two players check the     flop and the turn brings the  . El-Yousfi bets 100,000 and Ahmady calls. The players check again when the river brings the  . Ahmady shows    for a pair of fives and takes the pot.

Yasin Ahmady - 1,8550,000 (46 bb)
Said El-Yousfi - 1,870,000 (47 bb)

Thursday, August 11, 2016 6:52 PM Local Time

Siad El-Yousfi raises to 90,000 on the button and Yasin AHmady calls the big blind. The two players check the     flop and the turn brings the  . Ahmady checks, El-Yousfi bets 100,000, and Ahmady quickly moves all in for an additional 1,120,000. El-Yousfi mulls it over for a minute, but eventually mucks, giving Ahmady the first pot of heads-up play.

Yasin Ahmady - 1,710,000 (43 bb)
Said El-Yousfi - 2,015,000 (50 bb)

Thursday, August 11, 2016 6:41 PM Local Time
Here are the official counts as players begin heads-up play:

Yasin Ahmady - 1,415,000 (35 bb)
Said El-Yousfi - 2,305,000 (58 bb)
Thursday, August 11, 2016 6:38 PM Local Time


Josh Turner

Josh Turner moves all in on the button for 75,000, Yasin Ahmady calls in the small blind, and Said El-Yousfi calls in the big blind. El-Yousfi and Ahmady check the flop and turn of the      board, then the river brings the  . Ahmady checks, El-Yousfi bets 50,000, and Ahmady folds    face-up.

El-Yousfi shows    for two pair, and Turner can only show    for ace-high. Turner, who spent the vast majority of this tournament as chip leader, is eliminated.

Said El-Yousfi - 2,310,000 (58 bb)
Josh Turner - Eliminated in third place for $150,851

Thursday, August 11, 2016 6:33 PM Local Time
Said El-Yousfi raises to 110,000 on the button, winning the blinds and antes.
Playtika - Jason Alexander