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2016 47th Annual World Series of Poker

Monday, June 27, 2016 to Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Event #47: $10,000 Limit 2-7 Lowball Triple Draw Championship

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  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • Prizepool: $1,175,000
  • Entries: 125
  • Remaining: 0

EVENT UPDATES

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Wednesday, June 29, 2016 8:42 PM Local Time
Level:22Limits:60,000/120,000
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 8:36 PM Local Time
The final two players are taking a 10 minute break. Action will resume shortly.
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 8:35 PM Local Time

Michael Gathy raises on the button and John Hennigan calls from the big blind. Hennigan takes three and Gathy takes two. Hennigan bets and Gathy calls.

Hennigan takes one and Gathy takes two. Hennigan bets and Gathy raises. Hennigan makes it three bets and Gathy calls.

Both players stand pat on the last draw and Hennigan checks. Gathy bets and Hennigan folds.

Michael Gathy - 1,700,000 (17 BB)
John Hennigan - 4,250,000 (42 BB)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 8:34 PM Local Time

John Hennigan opens the pot for a raises from the button. Michael Gathy three-bets from the big blind, and Hennigan calls.

Both players draw two, and they both check.

Gathy stands pat on the second round, and Hennigan draws two. Gathy bets, and Hennigan calls.

Gathy stands pat again on the final draw, and Hennigan takes one card. Gathy bets, and Hennigan folds his hand.

Michael Gathy - 1,350,000 (13 BB)
John Hennigan - 4,900,000 (49 BB)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 8:29 PM Local Time

John Hennigan raises on the button and Michael Gathy three-bets from the big blind. Hennigan makes it four bets and Gathy calls. They both take one card.

Gathy checks, Hennigan bets, and Gathy calls. Gathy takes one and Hennigan stands pat. Gathy checks, Hennigan bets, and Gathy folds.

John Hennigan - 5,200,000 (52 BB)
Michael Gathy - 1,050,000 (10 BB)

Gorilla Gaming
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 8:25 PM Local Time

After four small pots in a row, John Hennigan raises from the button, and gets three-bet by Michael Gathy in the big blind. Hennigan calls.

Both players draw two. Gathy bets, and Hennigan calls.

Both players take one card and check on the second round.

Both players draw one card again.Gathy bets, and Hennigan calls to close the action.

Gathy announces "ten." Hennigan shows       for a nine low, and stacks the winnings.

John Hennigan - 5,000,000 (50 BB)
Michael Gathy - 1,250,000 (12 BB)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 8:20 PM Local Time

After the first draw, John Hennigan bets from the big blind and Michael Gathy raises on the button. Hennigan calls. Hennigan takes one on the second draw and Gathy stands pat.

Hennigan checks, Gathy bets, and Hennigan raises. Gathy calls. They both stand pat on the final draw. Hennigan bets and Gathy calls.

Hennigan shows       and Gathy mucks his hand.

John Hennigan - 5,200,000 (52 BB)
Michael Gathy - 1,050,000 (10 BB)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 8:19 PM Local Time

John Hennigan raises on the button and Michael Gathy calls. Gathy takes three and Hennigan takes one. Gathy checks and Hennigan bets. Gathy calls.

Gathy takes two and Hennigan stands pat. Gathy checks, Hennigan bets, and Gathy calls. On the last draw, Gathy takes one and Hennigan stands pat. Gathy checks, Hennigan bets, and Gathy folds. Hennigan mucks his hand.

John Hennigan - 4,600,000 (46 BB)
Michael Gathy - 1,625,000 (16 BB)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 8:14 PM Local Time

Michael Gathy raises from the button, and John Hennigan calls from the big blind.

Both players draw two cards. Hennigan bets, and Gathy raises. Hennigan decides to call.

Hennigan draws one, and Gathy stands pat. Hennigan checks, and Gathy bets. Hennigan calls.

Both players stand pat on the final draw. Hennigan checks again. Gathy bets, and Hennigan calls.

Gathy shows       for a ten low. Hennigan mucks, surrendering the pot to Gathy.

Michael Gathy - 1,800,000 (18 BB)
John Hennigan - 4,450,000 (44 BB)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 8:11 PM Local Time

Michael Gathy raises on the button and John Hennigan calls. They both draw three. Hennigan checks, Gathy bets, and Hennigan calls.

Hennigan draws three on the second draw and Gathy takes one. Hennigan checks and Gathy bets. Hennigan calls. On the third draw, they both take one.

Hennigan leads out and Gathy raises. Hennigan calls. Gathy shows       and Hennigan mucks his hand.

Michael Gathy - 1,750,000 (17 BB)
John Hennigan - 4,500,000 (45 BB)

Playtika - Jason Alexander
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 8:09 PM Local Time

With heads-up play about to begin, here is a look at the chip counts:

John Hennigan - 5,000,000 (50 BB)
Michael Gathy - 1,250,000 (12 BB)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 8:06 PM Local Time


JC Tran Eliminated in 3rd Place ($142,547)

JC Tran raises from the button, and gets three-bet by John Hennigan in the small blind.

Hennigan stands pat, and Tran draws two. Hennigan bets, and Tran calls.

Hennigan stands pat again, and Tran takes one card this time. Hennigan bets again, and Tran calls.

Both players stand pat. Hennigan bets, and Tran goes all-in for his last 95,000. Both hands are tabled.

Tran:      
Hennigan:      

Hennigan's four is the difference, as he barely edges out Tran, and sends him to the rail in third place. Action is now heads-up.

John Hennigan - 5,000,000 (50 BB)
JC Tran - Eliminated in 3rd place ($142,547)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 7:59 PM Local Time

John Hennigan raises on the button and JC Tran defends his big blind. Tran takes two cards and Hennigan takes three. Tran bets and Hennigan calls.

On the second draw, Tran takes one and Hennigan takes two. Tran bets and Hennigan calls. Tran stands pat on the third draw and Hennigan takes one.

Tran checks and Hennigan bets. Tran calls. Hennigan shows       and Tran mucks his hand. Hennigan extends his chip lead and leaves Tran with just a couple big bets.

John Hennigan - 4,600,000 (57 BB)
JC Tran - 225,000 (2 BB)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 7:54 PM Local Time

Michael Gathy raises from the button, and JC Tran three-bets from the small blind. Gathy decides to call.

Tran draws two, and Gathy draws one. Tran bets, and Gathy calls.

Both players take one card on the second draw. Tran goes all-in for his last 85,000, and Gathy quickly calls.

Both players stand pat on the final draw.

Tran shows       for a seven low.
Gathy shows an  , and mucks his hand, securing the double-up for Tran.

JC Tran - 600,000 (6 BB)
Michael Gathy - 1,200,000 (12 BB)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 7:50 PM Local Time


JC Tran

Michael Gathy raises on the button and JC Tran three-bets out of the small blind. Gathy puts in another raise and Tran commits the last of his chips before the first draw.

Tran takes two and Gathy takes one. Tran stands pat on the second draw and Gathy takes one. On the last draw, Tran stands pat again and Gathy takes one.

Tran shows       and has Gathy drawing dead with his     . Gathy hits a deuce to make his 8-7, but Tran still doubles up.

JC Tran - 380,000 (3 BB)
Michael Gathy - 1,320,000 (13 BB)

Playtika - Jason Alexander
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 7:47 PM Local Time

John Hennigan raises on the button and Michael Gathy makes it three bets from the small blind. JC Tran calls from the big blind and Hennigan calls. Gathy takes one, Tran takes two, and Hennigan takes two.

Gathy bets and Tran raises. Hennigan folds and Gathy calls. On the second draw, Gathy takes one and Tran stands pat. Gathy checks and Tran bets. Gathy calls.

Both players stand pat on the last draw. Gathy checks and Tran checks behind. Gathy shows       and Tran mucks his hand.

Michael Gathy - 1,620,000 (16 BB)
JC Tran - 300,000 (3 BB)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 7:39 PM Local Time
Level:21Limits:50,000/100,000
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 7:39 PM Local Time

JC Tran raises from the cutoff and John Hennigan three-bets on the button. Tran calls and takes two. Hennigan takes one. After the first draw, Tran checks and Hennigan bets. Tran calls.

They both take one card on the second draw and they both check after the draw. They each take one card on the last draw. Tran checks, Hennigan bets, and Tran folds.

Hennigan drags the pot and moves over the 4,000,000-chip mark. He has about two-thirds of the chips in play.

John Hennigan - 4,050,000 (50 BB)
JC Tran - 700,000 (8 BB)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 7:29 PM Local Time

Michael Gathy raises from the cutoff, and gets called by John Hennigan in the big blind.

Both players draw two cards. Hennigan bets, and Gathy calls.

Hennigan draws one, and Gathy draws two. Hennigan bets again, and Gathy calls.

Hennigan stands pat on the final draw, and Gathy takes one card. Both players decide to check.

Hennigan shows       for an eight low. Gathy quickly mucks, and Hennigan stacks the winnings.

John Hennigan - 3,550,000 (44 BB)
Michael Gathy - 1,250,000 (15 BB)

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 7:26 PM Local Time

Michael Gathy raises on the button and JC Tran defends his big blind. They both draw two and they both check after the first draw. On the second draw, Tran takes one and Gathy takes two.

Tran bets and Gathy calls. On the last draw, Tran stands pat and Gathy takes one. Both players check after the draw. Tran announces a jack and Gathy tables       and wins the pot.

Two hands later, Tran raises on the button and Michael Gathy three-bets out of the big blind. Tran calls. Gathy takes one and Tran takes three. Gathy bets and Tran calls.

Gathy stands pat and Tran takes two. Gathy bets and Tran calls. Both players stand pat on the last draw and Gathy bets. Tran calls. Gathy shows       and Tran mucks his hand.

Michael Gathy - 1,500,000 (18 BB)
JC Tran - 950,000 (12 BB)

Playtika - Jason Alexander