Sunday, August 9, 2020 8:06 PM Local Time
Total Field Tops Out at 9,835
Registration is now closed, and the final total for Event #57: $150 GGMasters WSOP Edition came in at 9,835 runners. That means they'll be playing for $1,357,230 in total prizes, and more than 1,200 players will dip into that pool.
Sunday, August 9, 2020 8:00 PM Local Time
Top Five Stacks and Updates
|Gediminas "NeverGambol" Uselis||109,364||109,364 |
|Anton "OMGItsMe" Widjaya||106,233||106,233 |
|Daniel Negreanu||67,920||3,208 |
Sunday, August 9, 2020 7:56 PM Local Time
Final Minutes of Registration
There are just five minutes left in late registration, and the field currently sits at 9,789 with a prize pool that has just pushed over $1.35 million.
Sunday, August 9, 2020 7:49 PM Local Time
"KrVanCity" Extends Lead
Canadian "KrVanCity" is running pure currently after they took a stack in a turned cooler. Money went in on the turn with board showing, and the Canadian's pocket eights hitting the boat against the flopped trip fives of "apuropoker". Not even the on the river could save the Argentinian, despite giving their ten-five a boat also.
Sunday, August 9, 2020 7:44 PM Local Time
15 Minutes Left in Registration
With just over 15 minutes left in registration, there are a few more than 9,700 runners in Event #57: $150 GGMasters WSOP Edition, with the prize pool currently sitting at $1.34 million.
Sunday, August 9, 2020 7:43 PM Local Time
Negreanu Gets Big Double
"Sampaci" raised the button to 2,520, and Negreanu reraised the big blind to 8,640. "Sampaci" called to see the flop of . Negreanu bet 4,800 and got called.
Negreanu led the turn for 7,800, and "Sampaci" raised all-in to 35,739. Negreanu called off for less.
Negreanu's queens were best the whole way, and he took a big pot from the Nigerian.
|Daniel Negreanu||64,712||31,276 |
Sunday, August 9, 2020 7:38 PM Local Time
Some 100K Stacks
Sunday, August 9, 2020 7:35 PM Local Time
Negreanu Takes Small One
After a raise from Daniel Negreanu, Jonathan "JA-S-N-G-T" Fhima shoved all in for 3,559 and got the call.
Jonathan "JA-S-N-G-T" Fhima:
Negreanu's over cards hit big with trip queens for another chip-up for the GGPoker ambassador.
|Daniel Negreanu||33,436||8,169 |
|Jonathan "JA-S-N-G-T" Fhima||0|
Sunday, August 9, 2020 7:28 PM Local Time
"Sampaci" Takes a Stack
"Forest trump" raised to 1,000 from the middle, and "Sampaci" called from the button. The flop came and after a check, "Sampaci" bet 2,636. "Forest trump" raised all in to 11,725 and "Sampaci" called.
"Sampaci" hit a six on the flop and that was enough to eliminate "Forest trump".
Sunday, August 9, 2020 7:22 PM Local Time
Closing in on 10,000 Entries
The field is still growing with 38 minutes left in registration. There are currently more than 9,500 entries in a prize pool topping $1.3 million.
Sunday, August 9, 2020 7:19 PM Local Time
Negreanu Gets There
Gleb "IamMVP" Tremzin raised the button to 800, and Daniel Negreanu defended his big blind. Negreanu checked the flop, but raised to 7,680 after a bet of 1,600 from Tremzin, and he called all-in.
Gleb "IamMVP" Tremzin:
Tremzin hit top pair on the flop, but Negreanu got the big blind special with two pair, and held.
|Daniel Negreanu||25,267||6,910 |
|Gleb "IamMVP" Tremzin||0||0 |
Sunday, August 9, 2020 7:13 PM Local Time
"Sampaci" Cuts into Negreanu
"Sampaci" limped the cutoff, and Daniel Negreanu raised the small to 1,840. "Sampaci" called to see on the flop, and called Negreanu's bet of 1,600. Negreanu bet 2,000 on the turn, but "Sampaci" came over top with a shove to 11,780, forcing the GGPoker ambassador to fold.
|Daniel Negreanu||18,357||-7,485 |
Sunday, August 9, 2020 6:56 PM Local Time
|Ivan "Lucky_888" Goryukhov||59,323||3,085 |
Sunday, August 9, 2020 6:48 PM Local Time
More than 9,000 Entries
The prize pool has now capped $1.25 million with more than 9,000 entries registered so far. There's still just over an hour to jump in.
Sunday, August 9, 2020 6:45 PM Local Time
Canadians Politely Chop
Daniel Negreanu and fellow Canadian "GATZBY" got their money in preflop, both holding big slick. While "GATZBY" threatened to steal with a turned flush draw, it ran out to the expected chop.
|Daniel Negreanu||25,842||1,619 |
Sunday, August 9, 2020 6:40 PM Local Time
"Jesus19" Takes Another Stack
Asgeir Myre "Kransfull" Bremset called an early raise from the button before "Jesus19" raised to 2,500 from the big blind. The original raiser backed off, but Bremset shoved for 7,952. "Jesus19" called it off.
Asgeir Myre "Kransfull" Bremset:
"Jesus19" is running hot as they called off the shove with aces and held for another huge pot, and a spot in the top five chip counts.
|Asgeir Myre "Kransfull" Bremset||0|
Sunday, August 9, 2020 6:35 PM Local Time
Top Five Stacks
|Ivan "Lucky_888" Goryukhov||56,238||12,804 |
|Evgeny "overfit" Karelin||51,936|
Sunday, August 9, 2020 6:28 PM Local Time
"Jesus19" Gets There for Huge Pot
"Jesus19" called from the middle before "rafimo3110" raised the buton to 845. "richy777" called from the big, as did "Jesus19." The flop was and it checked to "rafimo3110" who bet 2,097. "Jesus19" raised enough to put everyone else all in, and got two calls.
When the money went in, "Jesus19" looked crucified with the worst hand, but the nine on the turn resurrected them with a massive pot.
Sunday, August 9, 2020 6:17 PM Local Time
Negreanu Gets There on the Turn
Daniel Negreanu called an early raise, as did Gabriel "XAMA" Muller Stuelp and one of the blinds. When the flop came it checked to Negreanu who bet 480. Only Stuelp called to the turn, and they called Negreanu's bet of 800. The river saw Negreanu lead out for 2,936 before Stuelp shoved for 7,012. Negreanu snapped it off.
Gabriel "XAMA" Muller Stuelp:
Negreanu was in rough shape after the flop, but spiked boat over boat with the king on the turn, and sent Stuelp packing.
|Daniel Negreanu||24,223||9,500 |
|Gabriel "XAMA" Muller Stuelp||0||-7,113 |
Sunday, August 9, 2020 6:12 PM Local Time
Prize Pool Blows Past Guarantee
With more than 8,100 entries in Event #57: $150 GGMasters WSOP Edition so far, the prize pool is now well past the original guarantee. Currently, the prize pool sits at more than $1.1 million with more than 100 minutes left in registration.