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2017/18 WSOP Circuit - HARRAH'S CHEROKEE (North Carolina)

Friday, August 11, 2017 to Monday, August 14, 2017

Event #10: $1,675 No-Limit Hold'em MAIN EVENT

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  • Buy-in: $1,675
  • Prizepool: $1,553,000
  • Entries: 1,022
  • Remaining: 0

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Monday, August 14, 2017 2:37 PM Local Time

Scott Ryder raises to 125,000 from the hijack and Harry Arutyunyan calls from the cutoff. Josh Vizcarra calls from the small blind and Randy Lowery defends his big blind. The flop is     and action checks around to the   turn card.

Vizcarra bets 215,000 and everybody folds.

Monday, August 14, 2017 2:35 PM Local Time
Randy Lowery raises to 125,000 from under the gun and wins the blinds and antes.
Monday, August 14, 2017 2:34 PM Local Time
Harry Arutyunyan raises to 150,000 out of the small blind and Marshall White folds his big blind.
Monday, August 14, 2017 2:33 PM Local Time
Randy Lowery raises to 125,000 from middle position and Norman McKeldin calls from the cutoff. The flop is     and Lowery checks. McKeldin bets 130,000 and Lowery folds.
Monday, August 14, 2017 2:32 PM Local Time

 

Brian Feck

Harry Arutyunyan raises to 110,000 from under the gun and Brian Feck three-bets to 400,000 from early position. Action folds to Norman McKeldin, who moves all in on the button for about 2,500,000. Arutyunyan folds an Feck calls and is all in for about 1,700,000.

Feck shows    and is in trouble against McKeldin's   .

The board runs out       and McKeldin's cowboys hold up to eliminate Feck in ninth place. Feck takes home $27,962 and McKeldin moves to the top of the chip counts.

Norman McKeldin - 4,910,000
Brian Feck - Eliminated

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Monday, August 14, 2017 2:28 PM Local Time

Josh Vizcarra raises to 125,000 from the hijack and Danny Lawson moves all in out of the big blind for about 250,000. Vizcarra calls.

Vizcarra shows    and is in the lead against Lawson's   . The board runs out       and Lawson turns quads to double up.

Josh Vizcarra - 1,485,000
Danny Lawson - 540,000

Monday, August 14, 2017 2:26 PM Local Time
Scott Ryder raises to 150,000 from early position and wins the blinds and antes.
Monday, August 14, 2017 2:24 PM Local Time
Marshall White raises to 110,000 from the cutoff and wins the blinds and antes.
Monday, August 14, 2017 2:23 PM Local Time
Level: 28
Blinds: 25,000/50,000
Ante: 5,000
Monday, August 14, 2017 2:22 PM Local Time
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Monday, August 14, 2017 2:21 PM Local Time

Norman McKeldin opens to 95,000 in early position and Randy Lowery defends his big blind. The flop comes     and both players check. The turn is the   and Lowery check-calls a bet of 110,000 from McKeldin. The river is the   and both players check.

Lowery:   
McKeldin:   

Lowery's pair of kings with ace-queen high is just enough to win him the pot. 

Randy Lowery - 4,050,000 (101 bb)
Norman McKeldin - 2,580,000 (64 bb)

Monday, August 14, 2017 2:16 PM Local Time
Harry Arutyunyan raises to 90,000 in the cutoff and the remaining players fold. He takes the blinds and antes. 
Monday, August 14, 2017 2:15 PM Local Time

Kindah Sakkal opens to 90,000 in middle position and Danny Lawson goes all in for 885,000 in late position. Marshall White calls all in for 610,000 in the big blind and Sakkal gets out of the way.

Lawson:   
White:   

White has the better ace, and he makes a pair of kings on the     flop. The turn is the   and the river is the  . White doubles through and Lawson is left short. 

Marshall White - 1,375,000 (34 bb)
Danny Lawson - 275,000 (7 bb)

Monday, August 14, 2017 2:12 PM Local Time
Scott Ryder raises to 100,000 on the button and Brian Feck three-bets to 230,000 out of the big blind. Ryder folds and Feck wins the pot.
Monday, August 14, 2017 2:11 PM Local Time
Randy Lowery raises to 100,000 from middle position and wins the blinds and antes.
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Monday, August 14, 2017 2:07 PM Local Time
Josh Vizcarra raises to 90,000 from middle position and Norman McKeldin three-bets to 300,000 on the button. Vizcarra folds and McKeldin wins the pot.
Monday, August 14, 2017 2:06 PM Local Time


David Cossio

David Cossio moves all in from middle position for about 440,000 and Norman McKeldin calls out of the small blind. Cossio shows   , but needs help against McKeldin's   

The flop is     and McKeldin flops the world, but the turn is the   and the river is the  . McKeldin's rockets hold up and Cossio is eliminated in 10th place. He takes home $22,535 and the final nine players are credited with making a WSOP Circuit final table.

Norman McKeldin - 2,550,000
David Cossio - Elimilnated

Monday, August 14, 2017 2:01 PM Local Time

Here is a look at the seating arrangement and chip counts for the final 10 players. They are all guaranteed a cash of at least $22,535, but they are within arm's reach of the $283,597 first place money.

Seat 1: David Cossio - 440,000
Seat 2: Josh Vizcarra - 1,300,000
Seat 3: Randy Lowery - 4,080,000
Seat 4: Kindah Sakkal - 2,900,000
Seat 5: Norman McKeldin - 2,140,000
Seat 6: Danny Lawson - 950,000
Seat 7: Scott Ryder - 1,590,000
Seat 8: Harry Arutyunyan - 4,600,000
Seat 9: Brian Feck - 1,540,000
Seat 10: Marshall White - 635,000

Monday, August 14, 2017 1:58 PM Local Time

 

Lakisha Slaughter

Kindah Sakkal raises to 90,000 from middle position and Lakisha Slaughter defends her big blind. The flop is     and Slaughter checks. Sakkal bets 125,000 and Slaughter calls.

The turn is the   and Slaughter checks again. Sakkal bets 250,000 and Slaughter snap-calls. The river is the   and Slaughter checks for a third time. Sakkal moves all in for effectively Slaughter's remaining 600,000 and Slaughter goes deep into the tank.

She leans back in her chair and takes several minutes of thought before calling. Sakkal quickly tables    and wins the pot against Slaughter's   . Slaughter is eliminated in 11th place and earns $22,535 and there is a short break while the final 10 players redraw for seats at the unofficial final table.

Kindah Sakkal - 2,900,000 (72 bb)
Lakisha Slaughter - Eliminated

Monday, August 14, 2017 1:57 PM Local Time

 
Krzysztof Stybaniewicz

Krzysztof Stybaniewicz goes all in for 415,000 under the gun and Kindah Sakkal re-shoves from the small blind. The big blind folds and Stybaniewicz is at risk, and behind. 

Stybaniewicz:   
Sakkal:   

The     flop gives Stybaniewicz the lead, but Sakkal finds the   on the turn to regain that lead. The   river can't save Stybaniewicz, and he is eliminated in 12th place for a payout of $22,535.

Kindah Sakkal - 1,665,000 (41 bb)
Krzysztof Stybaniewicz - Eliminated

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