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2015 46th Annual World Series of Poker

Sunday, June 07, 2015 to Monday, June 08, 2015

Event #18: $1,000 No-Limit Hold'em Turbo

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  • Buy-in: $1,000
  • Prizepool: $1,611,900
  • Entries: 1,791
  • Remaining: 0

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Monday, June 8, 2015 7:01 PM Local Time
Andrew "Bruce" Le raises to 125,000. Matthew Vessier re-raises to 275,000. Le says he has a good hand but tells the "young man" he is making a really tight fold and passes.
Monday, June 8, 2015 6:58 PM Local Time
John Gale raises to 130,000 in early position, and he takes down the pot.
Monday, June 8, 2015 6:58 PM Local Time

Andrew "Bruce" Le raises to 275,000 from the cut-off and Matthew Vessier applies the pressure and moves all in from the button.

"What to do, what to do?" Le says before he makes the call with   . Vessier shows   .

The board runs out       and Le hits his ten to double up.

Monday, June 8, 2015 6:55 PM Local Time

 

Nitesh Rawtani was in the top two or three counts from the middle of yesterday until three hands ago. Now, he is gone in 6th place.

Action folds around to Matthew Vessier in the small blind, and he raises to 150,000. Nitesh Rawtani immediately moves all in, and Vessier quickly calls!

Vessier:   
Rawtani:   

Rawtani is dominated going to the flop, and he never pulls out in front, as the board runs down      .  Rawtani is gone in a flash, while Vessier is the big chip leader with 3.8 million.

Monday, June 8, 2015 6:50 PM Local Time

Stuart Rutter raises to 140,000 and that takes it down.

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Monday, June 8, 2015 6:49 PM Local Time

Matthew Vessier opens the action with a raise to 130,000, and Nitesh Rawtani three-bets it to 300,000. Vessier makes the call, and the flop comes    .  Vessier bets out 475,000, and Rawtani quickly moves all in, having Vessier covered. Vessier spends quite some time in the tank, at least three minutes, before he calls. "Good call," says Rawtani.

Vessier:   
Rawtani:   

Vessier is way out in front, and only needs to dodge a seven or running two pair cards. The board completes   and  , and Vessier collects the monster pot to double up to three million, while Rawtani drops to under a million.

 

Monday, June 8, 2015 6:41 PM Local Time
Matthew Vessier makes it 13,000 and takes the antes and blinds.
Monday, June 8, 2015 6:40 PM Local Time
Andrew "Bruce" Le raises it up to 130,000, and Nitesh Rawtani tanks in the hijack. He eventually makes the call, and they go heads up to a flop of    . Both players check, and the same action occurs on the   turn and   river. Nitesh tables    for two pair, and it's too good for Le, who mucks his hand.
Monday, June 8, 2015 6:36 PM Local Time

Mark Darner moves all in for 675,000 and Nitesh Rawtani calls.

Darner has    and Rawtani dominates him with   .

The cards run out       and the flush for Rawtani means Darner is the seventh place finisher.

Mark Darner - Eliminated

Monday, June 8, 2015 6:33 PM Local Time
Stuart Rutter moves all in for his last 210,000, and it folds to Nitesh Rawtani in the big blind. He looks at his rail and said, "I'm going to call him blind." He does just that, and Rutter tables   . Rawtani flips over   , and he is looking for a suckout. He picks up a few extra outs on the     flop, but he doesn't catch his card, as the board completes   and  , giving Rutter the double up.
Monday, June 8, 2015 6:28 PM Local Time
Level: 29
Blinds: 30000/60000
Ante: 10000
Monday, June 8, 2015 6:11 PM Local Time
The players are on a 20-minute break.
Monday, June 8, 2015 6:10 PM Local Time

Nitesh Rawtani opens from under the gun for 85,000 and big blind Matthew Vessier raises from the big blind to 240,000. Rawtani dwells up and folds.

Monday, June 8, 2015 6:09 PM Local Time
John Gale completes the small blind and Andrew "Bruce" Le checks the big blind. The flop of     is checked and Gale bets the turn  . Le calls and they check the river  . Le has queen-six for two pair and the winner.
Monday, June 8, 2015 6:06 PM Local Time

Action folds to Stuart Rutter on the button, and he bumps it up to 100,000. John Gale is in the big blind, and he three-bets it to 250,000. It's back on Rutter, and after getting a count on Gale's stack, he moves all in. Gale thinks for a few moments before calling to put his tournament life on the line.

Gale:   
Rutter:   

The flop brings plenty of action, coming    . Gale is still in the lead, but he has a few more outs to dodge. He manages to do that when the   hits the turn and the   comes on the river.

John Gale - 2.3 million
Stuart Rutter - 230,000

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Monday, June 8, 2015 6:00 PM Local Time
Matthew Vessier opens for 100,000 and Stuart Rutter makes it 230,000 from the small blind. Vessier calls and they see a flop of    . Rutter leads for 500,000 and Vessier folds.
Monday, June 8, 2015 5:55 PM Local Time
Mark Darner raises to 100,000 from under the gun, and Gary Luther calls in the small blind. They go heads up to a flop of    , and both players check. The   hits the turn, and Luther fires out 100,000. Darner calls, and the   hits the river. Both players check, and Luther shows    for two pair. Darner folds, and Luther scoops the pot.
Monday, June 8, 2015 5:54 PM Local Time

Sean Rice

Sean Rice moves all in from the button and gets a call from Gary Luther in the big blind.

Rice tables    and Luther shows   .

The board runs out       and Rice is eliminated.

Sean Rice - Eliminated.

Monday, June 8, 2015 5:49 PM Local Time
John Gale makes it 110,000 to go preflop, and Matthew Vessier calls on the button. Nitesh Rawtani also calls in the big blind, and the dealer puts out a flop of    . It checks around, and the   hits the turn. Rawtani checks, and Gale fires out 265,000.  Vessier folds the button, and Rawtani also folds to give Gale the pot.
Monday, June 8, 2015 5:45 PM Local Time
John Gale makes it 110,000 from the cut-off. Sean Rice in the big blind gives him a stare down and mucks.