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2015 46th Annual World Series of Poker

Saturday, June 13, 2015 to Monday, June 15, 2015

Event #29: $10,000 No-Limit 2-7 Lowball Draw Championship

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  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • Prizepool: $723,800
  • Entries: 77
  • Remaining: 0

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Monday, June 15, 2015 3:47 PM Local Time

Phil Galfond raises to 45,000 from the small blind before Nick Schulman three-bets to 125,000 from the big blind.

Galfond goes into the tank for close to two minutes before four-betting to 280,000 total.

Schulman mucks and Galfond scoops the pot.

 

Monday, June 15, 2015 3:42 PM Local Time

Nick Schulman opens to 40,000 and Erik Seidel calls in the big blind.

Both players draw one, and a bet of 80,000 from Schulman is enough to collect the pot.

Monday, June 15, 2015 3:42 PM Local Time

Jon Turner

Nick Schulman opens his button to 40,000 and Jon Turner (pictured) ships all in for 183,000 from the small blind. Action folds back to Schulman and he slides out calling chips. At the draw, Turner takes one and Schulman follows suit.

Turner:     
Schulman:     

Schulman sweats his card first, quickly ripping over the   to complete a ninety-seven. This leaves Turner's ten-low drawing dead, eliminating Turner from play in fifth place. Turner's final card is a  , completing the irrelevant ten-perfect. Turner collects $42,298 in prize money.

Nick Schulman - 965,000
Jon Turner - Eliminated

Monday, June 15, 2015 3:38 PM Local Time

Eli Elezra moves all in for 37,000 and with the action on Nick Schulman in the small blind, he makes it 82,000 to go as the big blind folds.

Schulman stands pat as Elezra goes into the tank before saying, "I'm not standing pat, just not sure if one or two."

Eventually Elezra opts to draw two.

Schulman:      
Elezra:    

"Oh I broke good!" announces Elezra after seeing Schulman's hand.

Elezra begins peeling the first card and says, "two or three and a diamond"

Elezra then switches to his next draw card but reveals the   to be drawing dead as he reveals his other card, the  .

For Elezra's efforts, he collects a $31,463 payday as Schulman climbs to 745,000.

Monday, June 15, 2015 3:32 PM Local Time

Jon Turner raises to 40,000 and Phil Galfond calls from the big blind. Galfond takes one new card while Turner stands pat. Following the draw, Galfond fires for 115,000 and Turner calls.

Galfond rolls over      , besting Turner's eight-seven-six.

Phil Galfond - 720,000
Jon Turner - 185,000

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Monday, June 15, 2015 3:26 PM Local Time

The action folds to Erik Seidel in the small blind and he makes it 48,000 to go. After pausing for a few moments, Phil Galfond announces he is all in from the big blind for 478,000.

Seidel then contemplates for about thirty seconds and folds.

Monday, June 15, 2015 3:23 PM Local Time

The cards are back in the air!

Final Table Event 29

Monday, June 15, 2015 3:23 PM Local Time
Level: 21
Blinds: 8,000/16,000
Ante: 4,000
Monday, June 15, 2015 3:03 PM Local Time
The remaining six players are heading on a 20-minute break.
Monday, June 15, 2015 3:02 PM Local Time

Nick Schulman makes it 30,000 to go from the button and Dan Smith calls out of the big blind. Both players take one new card at the draw and Smith fires out post-draw for 65,000. Schulman thinks for some time before tossing out a call.

Schulman shows       and is awarded the pot.

Nick Schulman - 660,000
Dan Smith - 370,000

Jostens Fan Collection
Monday, June 15, 2015 2:57 PM Local Time

Nick Schulman raises to 36,000 from the small blind and Jon Turner makes the call from the big blind and draws two as Schulman stands pat.

Schulman checks and Turner bets out 70,000 which is met with a tank from Schulman for close to two minutes before he folds.

Nick Schulman - 555,000
Jon Turner - 480,000

Jon Turner

Monday, June 15, 2015 2:52 PM Local Time

Nick Schulman raises to 30,000 and Phil galfond calls from the big blind and draws two as Schulman draws one.

Galfond checks and Schulman bets out 70,000 which is met with a fold from Galfond.

Monday, June 15, 2015 2:52 PM Local Time

Phil Galfond is under the gun and he opens to 30,000. Jon Turner calls from the cutoff, Dan Smith comes along from the button, and Seidel flings out calling chips from the big blind.

At the draw, Seidel takes two new cards while the other three active players all pull one. Action checks around on the final betting round and Seidel rolls over       for the win.

Erik Seidel - 350,000
Phil Galfond - 500,000
Dan Smith - 470,000
Jon Turner - 290,000

Monday, June 15, 2015 2:50 PM Local Time

Phil Galfond opens to 30,000 from early position and finds a call from Eli Elezra in the big blind. For the draw, Elezra takes one card and Galfond stands pat. Elezra checks, Galfond moves all in, and Elezra folds.

Phil Galfond - 530,000
Eli Elezra - 95,000

Eli Elezra

Monday, June 15, 2015 2:38 PM Local Time

Phil Galfond raises to 30,000 and Jon Turner makes the call in the cutoff before Galfond draws one and Turner stands pat.

Galfond reaches into his stack, grabs an assortment of chips, and drops them into the middle to amount to a bet of 72,000. Turner calls, and then mucks once Galfond tables his      .

Phil Galfond - 535,000
Jon Turner - 290,000

Jostens Fan Collection
Monday, June 15, 2015 2:33 PM Local Time

Phil Galfond raises to 30,000 and Eli Elezra calls from the big blind. Elezra draws one and Galfond stands pat.

Both players check and Galfond tables his       to scoop the pot.

Monday, June 15, 2015 2:30 PM Local Time
Eli Elezra moves all in from under the gun and picks up the blinds and antes.
Monday, June 15, 2015 2:27 PM Local Time

Phil Galfond opens to 30,000 from the button and Jon Turner calls from the big blind. Turner pulls one card at the draw while Galfond opts for two.

Following the draw, Turner checks and Galfond moves out 41,000. Turner lets it go and Galfond takes the pot.

Phil Galfond - 345,000
Jon Turner- 290,000

Monday, June 15, 2015 2:24 PM Local Time

Nick Schulman raises to 30,000 from early position and finds calls from Dan Smith on the button and Eli Elezra in the big blind. All three players pull one new card and action checks around on the final betting round.

Smith shows       and both of his opponents muck their cards.

Dan Smith - 570,000
Nick Schulman - 630,000
Eli Elezra - 155,000

Dan Smith

Monday, June 15, 2015 2:22 PM Local Time

The action folds to Phil Galfond in the cutoff and he moves all in for 156,000. It passes round to Dan Smith in the big blind and he calls as both players draw one.

Galfond:     
Smith:     

With Smith having the best draw, he squeezes first and reveals a no-spotter  . Galfond flips over his   and is ensured the double up.

Dan Smith - 465,000
Phil Galfond - 336,000

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