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2015 46th Annual World Series of Poker

Friday, June 12, 2015 to Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Event #28: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em MONSTER STACK

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  • Buy-in: $1,500
  • Prizepool: $9,709,200
  • Entries: 7,192
  • Remaining: 0

EVENT UPDATES

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Wednesday, June 17, 2015 7:16 PM Local Time

Eric Place raises to 3,200,000 from the button, and Perry Shiao folds.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 7:15 PM Local Time

Perry Shiao raises to 3,200,000 and Eric Place folds.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 7:14 PM Local Time

Eric Place raises to 3,200,000 from the button, and Perry Shiao calls from big blind. The flop comes    , and Shiao leads out for 3,800,000. Place calls, and the turn is the  . Shiao continues for 4,400,000, and Place folds.

Perry Shiao - 63,000,000
Eric Place - 45,000,000

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 7:12 PM Local Time

Perry Shiao raises to 3,300,000 from the button, and Eric Place folds.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 7:12 PM Local Time
Perry Shiao gets a walk.
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Wednesday, June 17, 2015 7:09 PM Local Time

Perry Shiao calls on the button and Eric Place checks his option.  The flop comes    .  Both players check.  The turn is the  .  Place checks and Shiao bets 2,500,000.  Place check-calls.  The river brings the  .  Place checks and Shiao bets 4,200,000.  Place thinks about it for ten seconds and then throws in two chips to signify a call.

Shiao turns over    for trip fives and gets praise from his rail.

Perry Shiao - 48,900,000
Eric Place - 59,100,000

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 7:05 PM Local Time

Eric Place raises on the button to 3,200,000.  Perry Shiao calls from the big blind.  The flop is     and both players check.  The turn is the  . Shiao checks and Place bets 2,500,000.  Shiao check-calls.  The river is the  .  Shiao checks and Place checks behind.

Place asks Shiao, "Do you have the straight?"

"No," Shiao replies.  "Is a queen good?"

"No," Place says, and turns over    for a pair of kings and takes the pot.

Eric Place - 67,400,000
Perry Shiao - 40,600,000
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 7:00 PM Local Time

Perry Shiao raises on the button to 3,300,000 and Eric Place calls.  The flop is    , and both players check.  The turn is the   and Shiao bets 3,800,000.  Place folds and Shiao wins the pot.

Perry Shiao - 46,500,000
Eric Place - 61,500,000

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 6:55 PM Local Time

Eric Place raises to 3,200,000 from the button, and Perry Shiao calls. The flop is    , and Shiao checks. Place continues for 3,800,000, and Shiao calls. Place bets again when the   falls on the turn, this time for 7,500,000. Shiao folds, and Place takes the pot.

Eric Place - 65,000,000
Perry Shiao - 43,000,000

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 6:53 PM Local Time

Perry Shiao limps from the button, and Eric Place raise to 5,000,000 from the big blind. Shiao mucks, and Place wins the pot.

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Wednesday, June 17, 2015 6:52 PM Local Time

Eric Place raises to 3,200,000, and Perry Shiao calls from the big blind. The flop is    , and Shiao checks. Place continues for 3,400,000, and Shiao calls.

Both players check the   turn, and the river is the  . Shiao checks, and Place bets 5,300,000. Shiao calls, and Place announces, "King high." Shiao tables   , and he wins the pot with his pair of aces.

Perry Shiao - 55,000,000
Eric Place - 53,000,000

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 6:47 PM Local Time

Perry Shiao raises on the button to 3,300,000.  Eric Place calls and the flop is    .  Both players check the flop.  The turn is the  .  Place leads with a bet of 3,800,000 and Shiao folds.

Eric Place - 63,700,000
Perry Shiao - 44,300,000

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 6:45 PM Local Time

Eric Place raises on the button to 3,200,000.  Perry Schiao calls from the big blind.  The flop is    .  Shiao checks and Place bets 2,800,000.  Shiao check-calls.  Both players check the   turn.  The river is the  , and after twenty seconds of considering his options, Shiao leads with a bet of 6,400,000.  Place thinks about it briefly and folds.

Perry Shiao - 47,800,000
Eric Place - 60,200,000

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 6:41 PM Local Time

Perry Shiao calls on the button and Eric Place checks his option.  The flop comes    .  Place bets 2,000,000 and Shiao calls.  The turn is the  . Place checks.  Shiao takes his time and eventually bets 3,400,000.  Places folds and Shiao wins the pot.

Perry Shiao - 40,100,000
Eric Place - 67,900,000

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 6:26 PM Local Time
Level:43Blinds:800,000/1,600,000
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Wednesday, June 17, 2015 5:57 PM Local Time

Players are now on a 30-minute break.

Here are the chip counts on break:

Eric Place - 71,500,000
Perry Shiao - 36,500,000

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 5:57 PM Local Time

Eric Place raises to 2,400,000 from the button, and Perry Shiao three-bets to 5,800,000 from the big blind. Place calls, and the flop is    . Both players check, and the dealer turns the  .

Shiao checks again, and Place bets, 4,600,000. Shiao thinks for a minute, then mucks his cards.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 5:55 PM Local Time

Perry Shiao limps from the button, and Eric Place checks from the big blind.

The flop is    , and Place leads out for 1,400,000, and Shiao folds.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 5:54 PM Local Time

Eric Place raises to 2,400,000 from the button, and Shiao calls. The flop is     and Shiao checks. Place continues for 2,400,000, and Shiao calls. Both players check the   turn, and they check again on the   river.

Shiao tables   , and Place mucks his cards.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 5:53 PM Local Time
Perry Shiao limps from the button, and Eric Place checks his option in the big blind. The flop is p9s,ks,5h], and Place checks. Shiao bets 1,300,000, and Place folds.