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WSOP Online 2020 - US & International The Official WSOP Live Updates

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 to Wednesday, July 29, 2020 Event #44: $2,500 No Limit Hold'em 6-Handed

  • Buy-in: $2,500
  • Prizepool: $2,118,500
  • Entries: 892
  • Remaining: 1


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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

Mzareulov vs Sturm

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" Sturm283,416
David "Mclovin86" Mzareulov0
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 10:03 PM Local Time
Top Ten Chip Counts After the Break
Sean Winter767,913320,883
Manuel "robocup" Rivo641,307
Dustin "JohnSmiley1" Dirksen592,069374,464
Belarmino "Iseey0urcard" De Souza586,849279,317
Wayne "Wayneo" Blodwell552,450141,531
Pavlo Veksler483,135182,643
Viacheslav Buldygin462,783
David "ZONEDin" Jackson383,400
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

Chan vs Blodwell

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" Blodwell410,919
Fedor Kruse172,342108,049
Ping San "Garfield" Chan0
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:48 PM Local Time
Bubble Looming

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

UraizeIfold vs Brahman33

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 Difelice218,750218,750
Renato Nomura130,526130,526
Martijn "visacard" Gerrits59,82234,556
David Miscikowski52,32552,325
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:31 PM Local Time
Schwartz Stopped by Winter

Schwartz vs 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:   
Sean Winter:   

The board ran out qd4s3hks9d] for Winter to add even more chips to his stack.

Sean Winter447,03083,558
Jake "YogiNelly" Schwartz0
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:22 PM Local Time
Petrone Catches "Pepsi_zero"'s Bluff

Petrone vs Pepsi_zero

"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" Petrone298,056
Danny Tang228,635
Patrick "Pepsi_zero" Semrau35,901
Chance Kornuth32,510
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:13 PM Local Time
Registration Closed; Prize Pool Details Confirmed

Event #44 Payouts

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
Sean Winter363,472
Belarmino "Iseey0urcard" De Souza307,532
Pavlo Veksler300,492
Diego "JaxTeller" Bittar272,5958,421
Dong "nuoyani" Jiang245,108
Memories "need2win" Nguyen226,633-44,600
Dustin "JohnSmiley1" Dirksen217,605
Edward "DonkeyTrap" Leblanc215,386
Allan "Wendys" Berger213,016
Julien "Giovanni" Martini205,486180,662
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 9:00 PM Local Time
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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

Nguyen vs Flingue

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" Nguyen271,233
Oleg "Ad Astra" Vasylchenko135,758
Joao Vieira63,812-250
Chi Zhang24,750
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 8:43 PM Local Time
"valterzao" Falls to Vieira

valterzao vs 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 Vieira64,062-23,350
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" Ojala269,330
TSK Neil22,665
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 8:26 PM Local Time
Otani Falls to Bittar

Otani vs 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" Bittar264,174
Norihiro "orzorz" Otani0
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 8:03 PM Local Time
Top Ten Chip Counts After the Break
Laszlo "swingtheory" Molnar138,6682,620
Christian Rudolph135,54957,380
Kenneth "rebuyguy" Smaron132,618
Dhruvin "pokerplayer" Kothari125,542
Tomas "BohaJeho" Kubaliak120,057
Guillaume "Luckyshiba" Diaz117,942-6,606
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

Papadopoulos vs 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" Czuczor45,30520,305
Kyriakos "LITIS" Papadopoulos39,372
Juan Pardo18,701-31,859
Joshua "slayerv1fan" Hoesel7,140