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2017 48th Annual World Series of Poker The Official WSOP Live Updates

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 to Thursday, June 15, 2017

Event #26: $10,000 Razz Championship

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  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • Prizepool: $911,800
  • Entries: 97
  • Remaining: 0

EVENT UPDATES

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Thursday, June 15, 2017 5:25 PM Local Time
Obst Sliding

James Obst:    /      /  
Andrey Zhigalov:    /      /  
Eric Kurtzman:    /     / - fold

James Obst completed on third street, Andrey Zhigalov called, and Eric Kurtzman defended his bring-in.

Zhigalov took the on-board lead on fourth street and checked, as did Kurtzman. Obst bet, both opponents called, and action checked to Obst again on fifth. He bet, Zhigalov called, and Kurtzman folded.

Zhigalov check-called a bet from Obst on sixth street before both players checked on seventh street.

Zhigalov showed     for a seven-five, Obst mucked, and Zhigalov won the pot.

Andrey Zhigalov790,000295,000
James Obst510,000-210,000
Thursday, June 15, 2017 5:17 PM Local Time
Kurtzman Extends His Lead

David "ODB" Baker:    /      /  
Eric Kurtzman:    /      /  

Eric Kurtzman completed and was called by David "ODB" Baker. Baker check-called on both fourth and fifth streets before he bet sixth street. Kurtzman called the bet on sixth, only to be faced with a bet in the dark on seventh from Baker. Kurtzman eventually called.

"Eight," Baker said, revealing    .

"I have a seven," Kurtzman said, fanning his    . That was good to take down the pot, as Baker frustratedly mucked his hand.

Eric Kurtzman2,870,000420,000
David "ODB" Baker840,000-110,000
Thursday, June 15, 2017 5:03 PM Local Time
Zhigalov Doubles Through Obst

Andrey Zhigalov

Andrey Zhigalov:    /    
David "ODB" Baker:    /   - fold
James Obst:    /    

Andrey Zhigalov brought it in with a  , David Baker completed, James Obst raised, Zhigalov reraised, Baker folded, and Obst called.

Obst bet on fourth street, Zhigalov called, and the rest of Zhigalov's stack went in on fifth street.

Obst showed    for a ten-nine with a nine draw, while Zhigalov showed    for a jack-six with a six draw.

Obst runout completed with two paint cards, while Zhigalov caught a   and a   to make a winning nine-six to double up.

James Obst720,000-310,000
Andrey Zhigalov495,000235,000
Thursday, June 15, 2017 4:57 PM Local Time
Obst Back Over a Million

James Obst:    /      /  
David "ODB" Baker:    /      /  

On fourth street, Obst bet, and Baker called. Obst bet again on fifth street, and Baker called. On sixth, both players checked. Obst checked his seventh-street card, then put out one more bet. Baker quickly tossed in the chips to call. Obst showed     for an eighty-seven low, and that was good enough to take the pot.

James Obst1,030,00040,000
David "ODB" Baker950,000-180,000
Thursday, June 15, 2017 4:51 PM Local Time
Anthony Zinno Eliminated in 5th Place ($57,903)

Anthony Zinno - 5th place

Andrey Zhigalov:    /    - fold
Anthony Zinno:    /    
Eric Kurtzman:    /    

Andrey Zhigalov completed on third street, Anthony Zinno raised all in for his remaining 35,000, Eric Kurtzman called, and Zhigalov called.

Kurtzman bet on fourth street, Zhigalov called, Kurtzman bet on fifth street, and Zhigalov folded.

Zinno showed    for an eight-seven draw, while Kurtzman tabled    for a nine-seven with a better draw than Zinno.

Kurtzman's runout completed with a   and a   to keep him with a nine-seven, but Zinno found no help from a   and   runout, ending his tournanemt in fifth place.

Eric Kurtzman2,450,000200,000
Andrey Zhigalov260,000-220,000
Anthony Zinno0-65,000
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Thursday, June 15, 2017 4:46 PM Local Time
Kurtzman's Jack Wins Again

David "ODB" Baker:    /      /  
Eric Kurtzman:    /      /  

Eric Kurtzman completed on third street, and David Baker called. Baker checked fourth street, Kurtzman bet his open pair, and Baker called.

"Just can't help myself," said Kurtzman.

Both checked on fifth street, Kurtzman bet on both sixth and seventh streets, and Baker check-called on both.

Kurtzman showed     for a jack-eight, Baker mucked, and Kurtzman won the pot.

Eric Kurtzman2,250,000180,000
David "ODB" Baker1,130,000-170,000
Thursday, June 15, 2017 4:39 PM Local Time
Zinno Cut Down

James Obst:    /      /  
Anthony Zinno:    /      /  

James Obst completed and was called by Anthony Zinno. Obst bet fourth and fifth streets, and Zinno called. On sixth, both players checked. On seventh, Zinno checked, then called a bet from Obst. Obst showed     for a ninety-seven, and that was good, as Zinno could only produce     for a ninety-eight.

James Obst990,000335,000
Anthony Zinno65,000-330,000
Thursday, June 15, 2017 4:34 PM Local Time
Kurtzman Eclipses Two Million In Largest Pot of the Final Table

James Obst:    /      /   - fold
Anthony Zinno:    /      /  
Eric Kurtzman:    /      /  

James Obst completed on third street, Anthony Zinno called, Eric Kurtzman raised, and both Obst and Zinno called.

Kurtzman bet on fourth street, Obst called, Zinno raised, Kurtzman reraised, Obst tank-called, and Zinno called.

Kurtzmen bet fifth and sixth street, both opponents called, and Kurtzman bet seventh street. Obst folded, and Zinno called.

Kurtzman showed     for a nine-eight, Zinno showed     for a ten-seven, and Kurtzman collected the sizable pot.

Eric Kurtzman2,070,000690,000
James Obst655,000-245,000
Anthony Zinno395,000-115,000
Thursday, June 15, 2017 4:22 PM Local Time
Level 24 started
Level: 24
Blinds: 30000/60000
Ante: 7000
Thursday, June 15, 2017 4:22 PM Local Time
Zinno Fighting Back

Anthony Zinno:    /      /  
James Obst:    /      /  

Anthony Zinno completed and was called by James Obst. Zinno bet again on fourth street, and Obst called. On fifth, Obst took the betting lead, and he bet. Zinno called. Obst bet sixth street, and Zinno called.

On the final street, Obst bet again. Zinno didn't take long to call. Obst showed     for a seven six-low, but Zinno showed     for a seven-perfect, and that earned him the pot.

James Obst900,000-95,000
Anthony Zinno510,000140,000
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Thursday, June 15, 2017 4:19 PM Local Time
Trip Eights No Good For Kurtzman

Eric Kurtzman:    /      /  
James Obst:    /      /  

Eric Kurtzman completed and was called by James Obst, who had the bring-in. Obst bet on fourth street, and Kurtzman called. Obst bet again on fifth when Kurtzman made trips, and Kurtzman called again. Obst bet once more on sixth, and this time, Kurtzman released his hand.

Eric Kurtzman1,380,000-130,000
James Obst995,000-55,000
Thursday, June 15, 2017 4:11 PM Local Time
Kurtzman Takes From Zhigalov

Eric Kurtzman:    /      /  
Andrey Zhigalov:    /      /  

Eric Kurtzman completed on third street, and Andrey Zhigalov called. Zhigalov bet on fourth street, Kurtzman raised, and Zhigalov called. On fifth street Zhigalov, check-called a bet from Kurtzman, and Zhigalov called Kurtzman's bets on sixth and seventh streets.

Kurtzman showed     for a seven-six, Zhigalov mucked, and Kurtzman collected the pot.

Eric Kurtzman1,510,000190,000
Andrey Zhigalov480,000-350,000
Thursday, June 15, 2017 4:00 PM Local Time
Zinno Moves In

James Osbt:    /      /  
Anthony Zinno:    /      /  

James Obst completed and was called by Anthony Zinno. Obst bet on fourth street, and Zinno called. Zinno took the betting lead on fifth and bet. Obst called, then called again on sixth when Zinno bet. On seventh, Zinno moved all in for less than a bet, and Obst didn't take long to fold.

James Obst1,050,000-250,000
Anthony Zinno370,000191,000
Thursday, June 15, 2017 3:55 PM Local Time
Kurtzman's Jack Wins

Eric Kurtzman:    /      /  
David "ODB" Baker:    /    - fold
Andrey Zhigalov:    /      /  

Andrey Zhigalov completed on third street, Eric Kurtzman called, and David "ODB" Baker defended his bring-in.

Zhigalov bet on fourh street, and only Kurtzman called. Zhigalov check-called on fifth street, both players checked on sixth street, and Zhigalov check-called on seventh street.

Kurtzman showed     for a jack-five, Zhigalov mucked, and Kurtzman won the pot.

Eric Kurtzman1,320,000330,000
Andrey Zhigalov1,120,000-125,000
Thursday, June 15, 2017 3:43 PM Local Time
Baker Dips Some More

David "ODB" Baker:    /       /  
Andrey Zhigalov:    /      /  

Andrey Zhigalov completed, and David "ODB" Baker called. Baker bet on fourth and fifth streets, and Zhigalov called both times. On sixth street, Baker bet again, but this time, Zhigalov opted to put in a raise. Baker called.

On seventh street, Baker checked to Zhigalov. Zhigalov bet. Baker thought for a couple of minutes before releasing his hand and the pot to Zhigalov.

Andrey Zhigalov1,245,000-34,000
David "ODB" Baker950,000-95,000
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Thursday, June 15, 2017 3:35 PM Local Time
Kurtzman Over Baker

Eric Kurtzman:   /    / 
David "ODB" Baker:   /    / 

Eric Kurtzman completed on third street, and David "ODB" Baker called. Kurtzman bet the rest of the way, and Baker called him on every street.

Kurtzman showed     for a seven-six, Baker mucked, and Kurtzman won the pot.

David "ODB" Baker1,045,000-195,000
Eric Kurtzman990,000107,000
Thursday, June 15, 2017 3:12 PM Local Time
Break

The players are in the midst of a 15-minute break.

Andrey Zhigalov1,279,000179,000
James Obst1,250,00050,000
David "ODB" Baker1,240,000-110,000
Eric Kurtzman883,00093,000
Anthony Zinno179,000-101,000
Thursday, June 15, 2017 3:05 PM Local Time
Brandon Shack-Harris Eliminated in 6th Place ($43,370)

Brandon Shack-Harris - 6th place

Brandon Shack-Harris:    /      /  
James Obst:    /      /  
David "ODB" Baker:    /      /  

Brandon Shack-Harris moved all in for less than the completion. David "ODB" Baker completed to the full amount. James Obst called, creating heads-up action on the side.

Both players checked on fourth street, but on fifth street, Obst bet, and Baker called. Obst bet again on sixth, and Baker called. Both players checked on seventh street.

Baker revealed     for a ninety-eight low, and that got a muck from Obst. Shack-Harris showed    and paint, and that was no good either. He was eliminated from the tournament in sixth place.

David "ODB" Baker1,350,00070,000
James Obst1,200,000-220,000
Brandon Shack-Harris0-15,000
Thursday, June 15, 2017 3:05 PM Local Time
Jyri Merivirta Eliminated in 7th Place ($33,485)

Jyri Merivirta - 7th place

Andrey Zhigalov:   /    / 
Eric Kurtzman:   /     - fold
Brandon Shack-Harris:   /    / 
Jyri Merivirta:   /    / 

(The immediate hand following Brandon Shack-Harris' double)

Andrey Zhigalov completed on third street, Eric Kurtzman raised, Brandon Shack-Harris called, Jyri Merivirta called all in for 3,000, and Zhigalov called.

Kurtzman bet on fourth street, Shack-Harris called, and Zhigalov called.

Zhigalov took the on-board lead on fifth street and bet. Both Kurtzman and Shack-Harris called.

Zhigalov bet on sixth street, Kurtzman folded, and Shack-Harris called.

Zhigalov bet on seventh street, Shack-Harris raised, Zhigalov reraised, and Shack-Harris called after a few moments.

Zhigalov tabled     for a 6-5-4-3-A, while Shack-Harris showed a defeated 6-5-4-3-2. Merivirta showed     and was eliminated in seventh place, while Zhigalov collected the hefty pot.

Andrey Zhigalov1,100,000500,000
Brandon Shack-Harris15,000-265,000
Jyri Merivirta0-7,000
Thursday, June 15, 2017 2:54 PM Local Time
Brandon Shack-Harris Doubles Through Jyri Merivirta

Jyri Merivirta:   /  
James Obst:   /   - fold
Brandon Shack-Harris:   /  

Brandon Shack-Harris completed on third street, Jyri Merivirta raised, James Obst called, and Shack-Harris called. Merivirta bet on fourth street, Obst tank-folded, Shack-Harris raised, Merivirta reraised, and Shack-Harris called all in.

Jyri Merivirta:   /  
Brandon Shack-Harris:   /  

Merivirta's runout was     for an eight-six, but Shack-Harris beat it on seventh street with his     for a seven-six to win the pot and leave Merivirta on fumes.

Brandon Shack-Harris280,000140,000
Jyri Merivirta7,000-308,000
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