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2021/22 WSOP Circuit - Turning Stone Resort Casino (New York)

Friday, March 25, 2022 to Sunday, March 27, 2022

WSOPC Event #12: No-Limit Hold'em MAIN EVENT

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  • Buy-in: $1,700
  • Prizepool: $1,349,865
  • Entries: 891
  • Remaining: 0

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Monday, March 28, 2022 7:39 PM Local Time

Joe Rice limped and Giuseppe Galluzzo raised to 750,000. Rice put in the call.

The dealer spread a flop of     and Galluzzo continued for 800,000. Rice called.

The   turn and the   river were checked down as Rice said, "Seven." Tabling    and Galluzzo took down the pot when he showed    for top pair.

Joe Rice - 18,300,000
Giuseppe Galluzzo - 8,400,000

Monday, March 28, 2022 7:27 PM Local Time

Joe Rice raised to 550,000 and Giuseppe Galluzzo came along.

On the     flop, Galluzzo checked and Rice continued for 300,000. Galluzzo called.

The   hit the turn and once checked to, Rice bet 400,000. Galluzzo tossed his hand into the muck and Rice showed the  .

Joe Rice - 18,900,000
Giuseppe Galluzzo - 7,800,000 

Monday, March 28, 2022 7:12 PM Local Time

Giuesppe Galluzzo raised to 650,000 and Joe Rice made the call.

When the flop came    , Rice check-called a bet of 400,000.

The   hit the turn and both players checked to see the   river. 

Rice led for 600,000 and Galluzzo instantly called. Rice announced king-high and Galluzzo tabled    for ace-high to take down the pot.

Joe Rice - 16,100,000
Giuseppe Galluzzo - 10,600,000

 

Monday, March 28, 2022 7:05 PM Local Time

Joe Rice raised to 550,000 and Giuseppe Galluzzo called.

The flop came      and Galluzzo check-folded to a bet of 400,000.

Joe Rice - 17,000,000
Giuseppe Galluzzo - 9,700,000 

Monday, March 28, 2022 6:54 PM Local Time

In a limped pot, Giuseppe Galluzzo and Joe Rice went to a flop of     and both players checked to the   turn.

Galluzzo bet 400,000 and Rice called. 

The river was the   and Galluzzo led out for 1,000,000 this time. Rice asked for a count and wasted no time calling.

Galluzzo shook his head and tabled    for six high, and Rice scooped the pot with    for king high.

Joe Rice - 15,200,000
Giuseppe Galluzzo - 11,550,00

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Monday, March 28, 2022 6:51 PM Local Time

Giuseppe Galluzzo  raised to 650,000 and Joe Rice called.

The dealer fanned a flop of     and Rice check-raised the bet of 400,000 to 1,200,000. Galluzzo eyed up his own stack for a couple of seconds and ripped all-in. Rice quickly mucked his hand and the dealer shipped the pot to Galluzzo.

Joe Rice - 12,500,000
Giuseppe Galluzzo - 14,200,000

Monday, March 28, 2022 6:42 PM Local Time
Level: 33
Blinds: 150,000/250,000
Ante: 250,000
Monday, March 28, 2022 6:37 PM Local Time

Giuseppe Galluzzo raised to 400,000 and Joe Rice called.

The dealer put out a flop of     and Rice checked. Galluzzo bet 400,000 and Rice put in a check-raise to 1,200,000. Galluzzo asked how much and eventually called.

The turn was the   and Rice checked. Galluzzo bet 1,500,000 and Rice called.

The river was the   and Rice checked again. "I think you flopped a set," said Galluzzo as he checked back.

Rice tabled    for bottom two pair and Galluzzo said "that's good enough" as he mucked his cards.

Joe Rice - 18,200,000
Giuseppe Galluzzo - 8,550,000

Monday, March 28, 2022 6:33 PM Local Time

Joe Rice raised to 400,000 and Giuseppe Galluzzo three-bet to 1,200,000. After a few moments Rice jammed for 7,150,000. Galluzzo said, "Okay, this is it." as he put in some chips to call.

Joe Rice:   
Giuseppe Galluzzo:   

It was a coin-flip situation as the board ran out      . Rice's fives held to get a crucial double up.

"Let's F*cking Go!" Celebrated Rice. 

Joe Rice - 14,500,000
Giuseppe Galluzzo - 12,200,000

Monday, March 28, 2022 6:26 PM Local Time

Joe Rice makes it 400,000 to go on the button and Giuseppe Galluzzo calls. The two players go to a flop of     and Galluzzo checks. Rice bets 300,000 and Galluzzo calls.

The turn is the   and both players check to the   on the river. Galluzzo led out for 400,000 and Rice quickly called. Galluzzo tabled    for two pair tens and fives but Rice was best with    for tens and sevens.

Joe Rice - 7,000,000
Giuseppe Galluzzo - 19,750,000

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Monday, March 28, 2022 6:23 PM Local Time

Play has officially began and here's how the players stack up.

Giuseppe Galluzzo - 21,050,000
Joe Rice - 5,680,000

Monday, March 28, 2022 6:15 PM Local Time

Bob Hover shoved on the button for just under 3,000,000 in chips and Joe Rice called his remaining 2,740,000 from the small blind.

Joe Rice:   
Bob Hover:   

Hover was ahead with king-queen high but the     flop gave Rice the lead with a pair of jacks. Hover couldn't find a queen as the board completed with the   turn and the   river.

Hover was left with only 195,000 at the end of the hand and was forced all-in in the big blind the next hand. He was dealt four-three and missed the board as Rice scooped with trip sevens.

Joe Rice - 5,680,000
Giuseppe Galluzzo - 21,050,000
Bob Hover - Eliminated in 3rd Place ($110,250).

Monday, March 28, 2022 6:06 PM Local Time

On a board reading       with over a million in the middle, Joe Rice led out for 700,000 and Giuseppe Galluzzo called.

Rice tabled    for trip fives and he raked in a pot, sliding him into second in chips.

Giuseppe Galluzzo - 17,230,000
Joe Rice - 5,500,000
Bob Hover - 4,000,000

Monday, March 28, 2022 6:03 PM Local Time

Giuseppe Galluzzo raised to 400,000 and Joe Rice defended the blind.

The flop came     and Rice check-called a bet of 300,000.

The   paired the turn and Rice took the lead, firing 300,000. Galluzzo called.

When the   hit the river Rice checked and Galluzzo fired 1,000,000. After a few seconds Rice called. Galluzzo tabled    for trip tens and Rice mucked his hand.

Giuseppe Galluzzo - 18,700,000
Joe Rice - 3,200,000
Bob Hover - 4,800,000 

Monday, March 28, 2022 5:53 PM Local Time

Joe Rice opened to 400,000 on the button and Bob Hover jammed all in for 2,355,000 from the big blind. Rice called.

Hover:   
Rice:   

Hover was well ahead and poised to double as the dealer put out a flop reading    , taking away the jack of spades from Rice's outs.

The turn was the   and the river the   to send the pot to Hover.

Giuseppe Galluzzo - 17,430,000
Bob Hover - 4,800,000
Joe Rice - 4,500,000

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Monday, March 28, 2022 5:48 PM Local Time

Joe Rice raised the small blind to 400,000 and Giuseppe Galluzzo called in the big blind.

On the     flop, Rice continued for 300,000 and Galluzzo raised to 700,000. Rice called.

The   hit the turn and Rice checked. Galluzzo fired out two small stacks of yellows for 1,000,000. Rice mucked his hand.

Giuseppe Galluzzo - 15,100,000
Joe Rice - 11,600,000
Bob Hover 2,700,000

Monday, March 28, 2022 5:44 PM Local Time

Joe Rice raised to 400,000 on the button and Giuseppe Galluzzo seemed to be confused in the small blind but eventually called while Bob Hover folded his big blind.

"I'm tired. It's my nap time. I usually take a nap at this time of day - all I need is 15 minutes bro," said Galluzzo.

The dealer fanned a flop of     and Galluzzo checked. Rice bet 300,000, Galluzzo called and the two players saw the   on the turn. They checked to the   and checked to showdown. Rice announced he had ace high but it was no good against Galluzzo's   .

Giuseppe Galluzzo - 13,600,000
Joe Rice - 10,330,000
Bob Hover - 2,800,000

Monday, March 28, 2022 5:41 PM Local Time
Level: 32
Blinds: 100,000/200,000
Ante: 200,000
Monday, March 28, 2022 5:30 PM Local Time

Bob Hover folded his button and Joe Rice made it 355,000 to go from the small blind. Giuseppe Galluzzo three-bet to 850,000 from the big blind and Rice called.

The flop came    , Rice checked, Galluzzo bet 500,000 and Rice called. The turn was the   and both players checked to the   river. Rice checked again and Galluzzo shook his head and checked back, tabling   . Rice mucked and Galluzzo's nines were good.

"I keep getting pairs," said Galluzzo as he raked in the pot.

Giuseppe Galluzzo - 13,100,000
Joe Rice - 10,150,000
Bob Hover - 3,480,000

Monday, March 28, 2022 5:27 PM Local Time

Giuseppe Galluzzo raised on the button to 350,000 and Joe Rice defended the big blind.

On the     flop, Rice check-called a bet of 300,000.

The   hit the turn and Rice check-called once again, this time for 400,000.

The river was the   and the action froze as both players checked. Galluzzo tabled    but was shown the bad news as Joe Rice tabled    for a pair of aces.

Giuseppe Galluzzo - 11,400,000
Joe Rice - 11,200,000
Bob Hover 4,200,000

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