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Sunday, July 26, 2020 to Sunday, July 26, 2020

GGPoker.com Event #40: $2,500 Pot Limit Omaha

  • Buy-in: $2,500
  • Prizepool: $1,263,500
  • Entries: 532
  • Remaining: 1

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Monday, July 27, 2020 3:16 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 23 hours ago)
Andreas Torbergsen Eliminated in 2nd Place ($164,553)

Andreas Torbergsen Eliminated in 2nd Place

Andreas Torbergsen raised the pot on the button and Simon Lofberg three-bet the pot, which Torbergsen called with fewer than one million behind. On the     flop, Lofberg moved all-in and Torbergsen called it off.

Andreas Torbergsen:     
Simon Lofberg:     

Torbergsen had an open-ender and flushdraw while Lofberg had a gutshot to the higher straight and backdoor clubs. The   turn paired the board and the   river kept king-jack high in the lead. Torbergsen had to settle for second place which comes with a sweet payday of $164,552.93.

Andreas Torbergsen Eliminated in 2nd Place
Andreas Torbergsen Eliminated in 2nd Place

However, it is Lofberg that has earned his maiden WSOP bracelet and the top prize of $224,493.45.

A recap of today's action is to follow.

Simon Lofberg13,300,0002,792,360
Andreas Torbergsen0-2,792,360
Monday, July 27, 2020 3:10 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 23 hours ago)
Torbergsen Gets Some Back

Andreas Torbergsen twice raised the pot to then jam the flop and helped himself to a near double. However, Simon Lofberg remained in the driver's seat with a comfortable lead.

Simon Lofberg10,507,640-940,000
Andreas Torbergsen2,792,360940,000
Monday, July 27, 2020 3:08 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 23 hours ago)
Level 32 started
Level: 32
Blinds: 120,000/240,000
Ante: 0
Monday, July 27, 2020 3:07 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 23 hours ago)
Lofberg Takes Commanding Lead

Big Double for Lofberg

Andreas Torbergsen raised to 600,000 and Klas Lofberg called. On a flop of    , Lofberg check-called a bet of 600,000 and then check-shoved the   turn for 4,523,820. Torbergsen had invested 2.4 million by then and called for a big portion of his stack.

Klas Lofberg:     
Andreas Torbergsen:     

The   on the river put Lofberg on the verge of victory.

Simon Lofberg11,447,6404,623,820
Andreas Torbergsen1,852,360-4,623,820
Monday, July 27, 2020 3:03 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 23 hours ago)
Small Pots Only

After returning from the break, Simon Lofberg and Andreas Torbergsen traded small pots only as the former pulled into a lead worth one and a half big blinds.

In a limped pot, Lofberg bet the [c10d7h] flop for 400,000 and the   turn for 900,000 into 1,200,000. Torbergsen called once but then got out of the way.

Simon Lofberg6,823,820300,000
Andreas Torbergsen6,476,180-300,000
Monday, July 27, 2020 2:57 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 23 hours ago)
Narrow Lead for Torbergsen

Andreas Torbergsen and Simon Lofberg chopped a pot of 7.3 million when both hit a ten-high straight and after that, Lofberg earned four out of five pots without showdown. One of them saw him bet the     flop for 300,000 to get called only to fire 750,000 on the   turn and force a fold from Lofberg.

As the Scandinavian duo headed into the next break, they were separated by a mere big blind.

Andreas Torbergsen6,776,1801,000,000
Simon Lofberg6,523,820-1,000,000
Monday, July 27, 2020 2:51 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 23 hours ago)
Fireworks in Heads-Up

Simon Lofberg pulled away by earning a 3.2 million pot with      against he      of Andreas Torbergsen on a board of      .

Torbergsen won a few medium-sized pots and they then clashed when both had invested 3.6 million preflop and the rest went in after the     flop.

Andreas Torbergsen:     
Simon Lofberg:     

Lofberg was on the verge of victory as the   turn came a blank but Torbergsen spiked the miracle   river.

Torbergsen doubles through Lofberg
Torbergsen doubles through Lofberg

What followed was a battle as the chips went back and fourth. Eventually, Lofberg hit a streak of seven hands out of nine to regain the lead. After the blinds had gone up, a limped pot led to the     flop on which Lofberg check-called a min-bet. Lofberg bet the   turn for 557,000 to get called and the   river was checked.

Lofberg tabled the      for a straight which had the      for two pair of Torbergsen beat.

Simon Lofberg7,523,820750,410
Andreas Torbergsen5,776,180-750,410
Monday, July 27, 2020 2:49 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 23 hours ago)
Level 31 started
Level: 31
Blinds: 100,000/200,000
Ante: 0
Monday, July 27, 2020 2:39 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 23 hours ago)
Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev Eliminated in 3rd Place ($120,617)

Shyngis Satubayev

Andreas Torbergsen raised the button, Simon Lofberg three-bet the pot from the small blind and Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev four-bet jammed for 3,115,512. Torbergsen released his cards into the muck but Lofberg called.

Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev:     
Simon Lofberg:     

On a board of      , Lofberg flopped two pair and Satubayev failed to catch any help to become the 3rd place finisher for $120,616.93.

Shyngis Satubayev Eliminated in 3rd Place
Shyngis Satubayev Eliminated in 3rd Place
Simon Lofberg6,773,4103,275,512
Andreas Torbergsen6,526,590-1,536,000
Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev0-1,739,512
Monday, July 27, 2020 2:35 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 23 hours ago)
A Double for Lofberg

Simon Lofberg three-bet the pot and then called all-in when Andreas Torbergsen ripped it to end up as the player at risk.

Simon Lofberg:     
Andreas Torbergsen:     

The       board locked up the double on the turn already.

Andreas Torbergsen8,062,590-1,268,949
Simon Lofberg3,497,8981,508,949
Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev1,739,512-240,000
Monday, July 27, 2020 2:32 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 23 hours ago)
Leon Tsoukernik Eliminated in 4th Place ($88,412)

Leon Tsoukernik

Leon Tsoukernik limped the cutoff and Andreas Torbergsen filled up from the small blind, Simon Lofberg cecked in the big blind.

Torbergsen bet the pot on the     flop and called the shove of Tsoukernik.

Leon Tsoukernik:     
Andreas Torbergsen:     

The   turn provided no help and the   river was the ultimate lank to end Tsoukernik's run in 4th place for $88,411.76.

Leon Tsoukernik Eliminated in 4th Place
Leon Tsoukernik Eliminated in 4th Place
Andreas Torbergsen9,331,5392,085,112
Simon Lofberg1,988,949-160,000
Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev1,979,5120
Leon Tsoukernik0-1,925,112
Monday, July 27, 2020 2:31 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 23 hours ago)
Six In a Row for Torbergsen

Andreas Torbergsen made it six pots in a row to cement his top spot and one of those pots saw him raise to 324,000 and pick up a call by Leon Tsoukernik in the small blind. Tsoukernik bet half the pot on     flop but folded to a pot-sized raise.

Tsoukernik got some chips back and Simon Lofberg also earned a 1.2 million chip pot.

Andreas Torbergsen7,246,4272,008,000
Simon Lofberg2,148,949-400,000
Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev1,979,512-1,100,000
Leon Tsoukernik1,925,112-508,000
Monday, July 27, 2020 2:30 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 23 hours ago)
Level 30 started
Level: 30
Blinds: 80,000/160,000
Ante: 0
Monday, July 27, 2020 2:24 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 24 hours ago)
Two Doubles in a Row

Tsoukernik doubles through Torbergsen

Andreas Torbergsen made it 300,000 to go from the cutoff and was called by Leon Tsoukernik in the small blind. On a flop of    , Tsoukernik check-called a pot-sized bet of 720,000 and hammed the   turn for 891,434, which Torbergsen called.

Leon Tsoukernik:     
Andreas Torbergsen:     

Tsoukernik spiked the   on the river for a straight.

The King's Resort owner was involved in the next all-in showdown as well as he put Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev at risk.

Satubayev opened for 420,000 and Tsoukernik defended the big blind. They got it in after the     flop and the following showdown emerged.

Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev: [AsKh7sh]
Leon Tsoukernik:     

Neither the   turn nor the   river filled up the straight as Tsoukernik lost the profit again.

Satubayev doubles through Tsoukernik
Satubayev doubles through Tsoukernik
Andreas Torbergsen5,238,427-2,091,434
Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev3,079,5121,569,756
Simon Lofberg2,548,949120,000
Leon Tsoukernik2,433,112401,678
Monday, July 27, 2020 2:20 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 24 hours ago)
Sai Wah "sws79" Shek Eliminated in 5th Place ($64,806)

Sai Wah Shek Eliminated in 5th Place

Andreas Torbergsen had increased his lead by three-betting Leon Tsoukernik and jamming the flop successfully.

Torbergsen then raised to 300,000 first to act and Tsoukernik flat-called on the button. Sai Wah "sws79" Shek jammed for 1,024,932 in the small blind and Torbergsen reraised to force out Tsoukernik.

Sai Wah "sws79" Shek:     
Andreas Torbergsen:     

The     flop spelled trouble for Shek and while he dodged the flush on the   turn, the   river indeed improved Torbergsen and sent Shek out in 5th place for $64,805.54.

Andreas Torbergsen7,329,8613,004,932
Simon Lofberg2,428,949-180,000
Leon Tsoukernik2,031,434-1,500,000
Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev1,509,756-120,000
Sai Wah "sws79" Shek0-1,204,932
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Monday, July 27, 2020 2:16 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 24 hours ago)
Satubayev Scores a Double

Shyngis Satubayev Doubles Through Sai Wah Shek

Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev raised the pot and then called all-in when Sai Wah "sws79" Shek pulled the trigger from the big blind.

Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev:     
Sai Wah "sws79" Shek:     

On a board of      , both turned queens and fours but Satubayev spiked the flush on the river.

Andreas Torbergsen4,324,929120,000
Leon Tsoukernik3,531,4340
Simon Lofberg2,608,949-180,000
Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev1,629,756844,878
Sai Wah "sws79" Shek1,204,932-784,878
Monday, July 27, 2020 2:13 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 24 hours ago)
Tobergsen Takes The Lead

The blinds went past Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev and he then raised the pot to 420,000 first to act. Andreas Torbergsen was having none of it and reraised the pot to force a reluctant fold from Satubayev, who dropped below a million in chips.

Two hands later Sai Wah "sws79" Shek raised to 300,000 on the button and Torbergsen came along out of the big blind. The duo checked the     flop and Torbergsen led the   turn for 330,000 to pick up a call before his bet on the   river for 435,600 forced a fold from Shek.

Andreas Torbergsen4,204,9291,740,000
Leon Tsoukernik3,531,434-340,000
Simon Lofberg2,788,949-170,000
Sai Wah "sws79" Shek1,989,810-630,000
Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev784,878-600,000
Monday, July 27, 2020 2:08 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 24 hours ago)
Level 29 started
Level: 29
Blinds: 60,000/120,000
Ante: 0
Monday, July 27, 2020 2:08 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 24 hours ago)
Lofberg Pulls Ahead of Torbergsen

The action folded to Andreas Torbergsen and he raised to 300,000, which Simon Lofberg called in the big blind. They checked the     flop and Torbergsen bet the   turn for 300,000, a call by Lofberg followed.

After the   river both players elected to check and Torbergsen tabled     , which Lofberg had beat with the [Jh8s4s2dh].

Leon Tsoukernik3,871,434400,000
Simon Lofberg2,958,949600,000
Sai Wah "sws79" Shek2,619,810-50,000
Andreas Torbergsen2,464,929-800,000
Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev1,384,878-150,000
Monday, July 27, 2020 1:57 AM Local Time (about 8 days and 24 hours ago)
Break For the Final Five

Sai Wah "sws79" Shek scooped four pots in quick succession and Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev maintained his shorter stack when he raised the pot and was called by Leon Tsoukernik in the big blind. On the     flop, Tsoukernik check-folded and Andreas Torbergsen showed mucked     .

Simon Lofberg won the last hand before the next break when he bet the turn and river of a       board and forced a fold from Tsoukernik.

Leon Tsoukernik3,471,434-1,084,700
Andreas Torbergsen3,264,929825,000
Sai Wah "sws79" Shek2,669,810125,000
Simon Lofberg2,358,949534,700
Shyngis "somebodyelse" Satubayev1,534,878-450,000
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