Wednesday, July 29, 2020 10:17 PM Local Time
Hand-for-Hand About to Start
With 119 players left in the field according to the tournament lobby, the action on the tables has been paused and hand-for hand will commence once all tables have finished their current hands.
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 10:08 PM Local Time
Sturm Busts Mzareulov Before the Bubble
Leon "FeelsGTOman" Sturm shoved from under the gun and was called by David "Mclovin86" Mzareulov for his last 28,536 while the rest of the table folded.
David "Mclovin86" Mzareulov:
Leon "FeelsGTOman" Sturm:
The board ran out for Sturm to flop two pair to eliminate Mzareulov before the bubble.
|Leon "FeelsGTOman" Sturm||283,416|
|David "Mclovin86" Mzareulov||0|
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 10:03 PM Local Time
Top Ten Chip Counts After the Break
|Sean Winter||767,913||320,883 |
|Manuel "robocup" Rivo||641,307|
|Dustin "JohnSmiley1" Dirksen||592,069||374,464 |
|Belarmino "Iseey0urcard" De Souza||586,849||279,317 |
|Wayne "Wayneo" Blodwell||552,450||141,531 |
|Pavlo Veksler||483,135||182,643 |
|David "ZONEDin" Jackson||383,400|
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:57 PM Local Time
Fourth Break of the Day
The 123 remaining players have gone for their fourth 6-minute break of the day.
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:53 PM Local Time
Blodwell Busts Chan
Ping San "Garfield" Chan raised to 10,000 from the button and was called by Wayne "Wayneo" Blodwell and Fedor Kruse in the blinds.
The flop came , it was checked to Chan who shoved for 86,814 for Blodwell to shove too but for more. Kruse quickly got out of their way.
Ping San "Garfield" Chan:
Wayne "Wayneo" Blodwell:
Chan had flopped top pair while Blodwell had picked up the flush draw.
The turn was the for Blodwell to hit the flush but for Chan to make two pair for full house outs.
The river completed the board with the to keep Blodwell ahead and eliminate Chan.
|Wayne "Wayneo" Blodwell||410,919|
|Fedor Kruse||172,342||108,049 |
|Ping San "Garfield" Chan||0|
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:48 PM Local Time
There are currently 126 players left in the tournament and with 116 of them getting paid, the bubble is looming.
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:40 PM Local Time
"UraizeIfold" Flops Trips
David Miscikowski raised to 8,000 from the cutoff and "Brahman33" on the button three-bet to 22,500. The action folded to "UraizeIfold" in the big blind who shoved for 242,787. Miscikowski folded but "Brahman33" made the call for the 136,145 they had behind.
The board ran out for "UraizeIfold" to flop trips to eliminate "Brahman33".
|Alex Difelice||218,750||218,750 |
|Renato Nomura||130,526||130,526 |
|Martijn "visacard" Gerrits||59,822||34,556 |
|David Miscikowski||52,325||52,325 |
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:31 PM Local Time
Schwartz Stopped by Winter
Jake "YogiNelly" Schwartz shoved from the small blind for 18,338 for Sean Winter to make the call from the big blind with the bigger stack.
Jake "YogiNelly" Schwartz:
The board ran out qd4s3hks9d] for Winter to add even more chips to his stack.
|Sean Winter||447,030||83,558 |
|Jake "YogiNelly" Schwartz||0|
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:22 PM Local Time
Petrone Catches "Pepsi_zero"'s Bluff
"Pepsi_zero" raised to 6,000 from the cutoff and Ramiro "OnTheFlow" Petrone three-bet to 19,950 on the button. The action folded back to "Pepsi_zero" who made the call.
The flop came , "Pepsi_zero" check-raised the 15,100 bet of Petrone to 42,200 and was called.
They both checked through the on the turn to the on the river. "Pepsi_zero" shoved with the bigger stack for Petrone to make the call for the 83,578 they had behind. "Pepsi_zero" tabled for the bluff for Petrone to double up with the rivered pair of queens with .
|Ramiro "OnTheFlow" Petrone||298,056|
|Patrick "Pepsi_zero" Semrau||35,901|
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:13 PM Local Time
Registration Closed; Prize Pool Details Confirmed
The late registration period for the tournament has closed and it attracted 892 players today. This means that a prize pool of $2,118,500 has been generated and 116 players will be in the money for at least $6,022. The winner will walk away with a gold WSOP bracelet and $356,412.
This is what they are all playing for:
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:04 PM Local Time
Top Ten Chip Counts After the Break
|Belarmino "Iseey0urcard" De Souza||307,532|
|Diego "JaxTeller" Bittar||272,595||8,421 |
|Dong "nuoyani" Jiang||245,108|
|Memories "need2win" Nguyen||226,633||-44,600 |
|Dustin "JohnSmiley1" Dirksen||217,605|
|Edward "DonkeyTrap" Leblanc||215,386|
|Allan "Wendys" Berger||213,016|
|Julien "Giovanni" Martini||205,486||180,662 |
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:00 PM Local Time
GGPoker Launches Day 2 Staking in Time for 2020 WSOP Online
The innovative staking feature on GGPoker just got even better in time for the 2020 WSOP Online. Poker fans and players can now buy a piece of their favourite player's action or sell their own should they survive Day 1 of phased tournaments.
It makes railing players in the 2020 WSOP Online even more exciting, as they close in on a share of some HUGE guarantees as part of the schedule.
Here's everything you need to know about staking on GGPoker
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 8:59 PM Local Time
Third Break of the Day
With 888 players in the field, the remaining 270 players have gone for their third 6-minute break of the day.
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 8:56 PM Local Time
Nguyen Turns a Full House
Oleg "Ad Astra" Vasylchenko raised to 4,000 from the hijack and was called by Memories "need2win" Nguyen in the cutoff and "Flingue" in the big blind.
The flop came , all players checked to the on the turn. "Flingue" bet 9,250 for Vasylchenko to fold and Nguyen to raise it up to 24,000 which was called.
The river completed the board with the , "Flingue" check-called the 28,000 bet of Nguyen with for trip aces but Nguyen held for the full house and the pot.
|Memories "need2win" Nguyen||271,233|
|Oleg "Ad Astra" Vasylchenko||135,758|
|Joao Vieira||63,812||-250 |
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 8:43 PM Local Time
"valterzao" Falls to Vieira
"valterzao" raised to 4,200 from the cutoff and was called by Joao Vieira on the button while the blinds folded.
The flop came . "valterzao" continued with a bet of 4,855 which was called by Vieira.
They both checked through the on the turn to the on the river. "valterzao" checked for the last time. Vieira took some time and then decided to shove with the bigger stack. "valterzao" then tanked for a bit before making the call for the 19,153 they had behind with for the turned pair of eights. Vieira held for the overpair and the pot.
|Joao Vieira||64,062||-23,350 |
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 8:32 PM Local Time
Flush over Flush for Ojala
"TSK Neil" raised to 3,520 from the hijack and Santtu "84562" Ojala three-bet to 14,080 from the big blind which "TSK Neil" called.
They both checked through the flop to the on the turn. Ojala bet 6,032 which "TSK Neil" called.
The river completed the board with the for Ojala to fire another bet into the pot, this time for 16,890. "TSK Neil" called and showed for the flush but Ojala held for the nut-flush to propel him into the chip lead.
|Santtu "84562" Ojala||269,330|
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 8:26 PM Local Time
Otani Falls to Bittar
Norihiro "orzorz" Otani raised to 3,840 from the hijack and Diego "JaxTeller" Bittar three-bet to 12,000 from the button. The blinds folded and Otani four-bet to 28,160 which Bittar called.
The flop came for Otani to shove for 68,229 which Bittar called with the bigger stack.
Norihiro "orzorz" Otani:
Diego "JaxTeller" Bittar:
The rest of the board was completed with the on the turn and the on the river for Bittar to hold with the overpair to eliminate Otani.
|Diego "JaxTeller" Bittar||264,174|
|Norihiro "orzorz" Otani||0|
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 8:03 PM Local Time
Top Ten Chip Counts After the Break
|Laszlo "swingtheory" Molnar||138,668||2,620 |
|Christian Rudolph||135,549||57,380 |
|Kenneth "rebuyguy" Smaron||132,618|
|Dhruvin "pokerplayer" Kothari||125,542|
|Tomas "BohaJeho" Kubaliak||120,057|
|Guillaume "Luckyshiba" Diaz||117,942||-6,606 |
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 8:00 PM Local Time
Second Break of the day
With 650 players in the field, the remaining 394 players have gone for their second 6-minute break of the day.
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 7:59 PM Local Time
Papadopoulos Doubles Through Hoesel
Joshua "slayerv1fan" Hoesel raised to 2,300 from the button and was called by Kyriakos "LITIS" Papadopoulos in the big blind.
The flop came for Papadopoulos to check-shove for 16,776 when Hoesel continued with a bet of 2,910 which was called.
Kyriakos "LITIS" Papadopoulos:
Joshua "slayerv1fan" Hoesel:
Papadopoulos had flopped two pair while Hoesel was sitting on the open-ended straight draw.
The turn brought them the for Papadopoulos to improve to a full house to double up with while the completed the board as a formality.
|Marton "Pato Negro" Czuczor||45,305||20,305 |
|Kyriakos "LITIS" Papadopoulos||39,372|
|Juan Pardo||18,701||-31,859 |
|Joshua "slayerv1fan" Hoesel||7,140|