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2015 46th Annual World Series of Poker

Tuesday, June 02, 2015 to Thursday, June 04, 2015

Event #11: $1,500 Limit Hold'em

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  • Buy-in: $1,500
  • Prizepool: $891,000
  • Entries: 660
  • Remaining: 0

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Thursday, June 4, 2015 11:08 PM Local Time

William Kakon raises from the small blind, and Daniel Needleman three-bets from the big blind.

Kakon calls, and the flop is    . Kakon check raises Needleman, who calls. On the   turn, Kakon bets, and Needleman raises. Kakon folds, and Needleman scoops the pot.

Thursday, June 4, 2015 11:05 PM Local Time

Daniel Needleman raises from under the gun to 60,000. The raise is enough to make all other players fold and Needleman takes in the pot.

Thursday, June 4, 2015 11:04 PM Local Time
William Kakon raises from under the gun, and scoops the blinds.
Thursday, June 4, 2015 11:03 PM Local Time

William Kakon raises from the cutoff to 60,000 and is re-raised to 90,000 from Daniel Needleman on the button. Mike Lancaster makes it 120,000 from the small blind. Both Kakon and Needleman call.

The flop is     and Lancaster bets 30,000. Kakon calls and Needleman folds.

On the turn  , Lancaster bets 60,000 and Kakon raises enough to put Lancaster all in. Lancaster calls the remaining chips.

Kakon shows    which trails the    of Lancaster.

The river is the  , which misses Kakon and allows Lancaster to double up.

Thursday, June 4, 2015 10:58 PM Local Time

Shannon Shorr raises under the gun, and Daniel Needleman three-bets from the small blind.

Shorr calls, and the pair see a     flop. Needleman bets, Shorr calls, and the turn is the  .

Needleman leads out again, and Shorr calls. On the   river, both players check.

Needleman shows    to win the pot.

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Thursday, June 4, 2015 10:55 PM Local Time

William Kakon limps in from the small blind and Daniel Needleman checks his option.

The flop is    . Kakon bets and Needleman folds to give Kakon the pot.

Thursday, June 4, 2015 10:53 PM Local Time

Bryan Pimlott raises to 60,000 from the small blind. William Kakon three-bets to 90,000 from the big blind and Pimlott calls.

The flops is    . Pimlott checks and Kakon bets 30,000. Pimlott folds and Kakon wins the pot.

Thursday, June 4, 2015 10:53 PM Local Time

Kevin Song opens from the button, and Shannon Shorr three-bets from the small blind. Song moves all in for 95,000, and Shorr calls.

Shorr:   
Song:   

The     flop and   turn look promising for Song, but the   falls on the river, and Shorr scores the knockout.

Shannon Shorr - 710,000
Kevin Song - Eliminated in 6th place ($32,485)

Thursday, June 4, 2015 10:49 PM Local Time

William Kakon raises to 60,000 from the hijack. Kevin Song re-raises to 90,000 from the small blind. Kakon calls and the two see a flop of    .

Song bets 30,000 and Kakon calls.

On the turn  , Song bets 60,000 and Kakon raises to 120,000.

Song calls and the river is the  . Song checks and Kakon checks behind.

Kakon shows    which beats Song's   .

Thursday, June 4, 2015 10:45 PM Local Time

William Kakon raises from the cutoff, and Kevin Song three-bets from the big blind.

Kakon calls, and the flop is    . Song bets, Kakon raises, and Song calls.

On the   turn, Song check calls a bet from Kakon. The river is the   and Song check calls, once again.

Kakon shows    to scoop the pot.

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Thursday, June 4, 2015 10:42 PM Local Time
Bryan Pimlott raises to 60,000 from the cutoff. All other players fold and Pimlott wins the pot.
Thursday, June 4, 2015 10:40 PM Local Time
Kevin Song opens in the hijack, and scoops the blinds.
Thursday, June 4, 2015 10:39 PM Local Time

Kevin Song raises to 60,000 from the cutoff and Shannon Shorr makes it 90,000 from the button. Song calls and the flop comes    .

Song checks and Shorr bets 30,000. Song calls and the   appears on the turn.

Song checks again and Shorr bets 60,000 which Song calls.

The river is the  . Song checks and Shorr bets 60,000 once more. Song ponders for a minute before folding. Shorr takes down the pot.

Song-560,000
Shorr-615,000

Thursday, June 4, 2015 10:35 PM Local Time
Daniel Needleman raises to 60,000 from the hijack and takes the pot.
Thursday, June 4, 2015 10:34 PM Local Time

Shannon Shorr receives a walk in the big blind

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Thursday, June 4, 2015 10:33 PM Local Time

Brandon Cantu

William Kakon raises from middle position, and Brandon Cantu three-bets from the big blind. Kakon calls, and the flop is    .

Cantu bets, and Kakon calls. On the   turn, Cantu fires again, and Kakon calls. Cantu moves all in in the dark, and the river is the  .

Cantu shows   , but Kakon tables    for a flopped flush.

William Kakon - 1,880,000
Brandon Cantu - Eliminated in 7th Place ($24,796)

Thursday, June 4, 2015 10:30 PM Local Time

 

Bryan Pimlott raises from early position to 60,000. Hector Contreras makes it 90,000 out of the big blind. Pimlott pops the action to 120,000, Contreras caps the action with a raise to 150,000 which Pimlott calls.

The flop is     and Contreras moves his last 37,000 into the middle. Pimlott calls immediately with    which is far in front of Contreras's   .

The turn of   does not improve Contreras and the   is a formality as Pimlott sends Contreras out in 8th place.

Thursday, June 4, 2015 10:25 PM Local Time
Players are back from a brief break, and play has resumed.
Thursday, June 4, 2015 10:14 PM Local Time

Level:27Blinds:15K/30KLimits:30K/60K

Thursday, June 4, 2015 10:13 PM Local Time

Players are on a 10 minute break to color up the remaining yellow 1,000 chips.