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2018 49th Annual World Series of Poker The Official WSOP Live Updates

Monday, June 11, 2018 to Friday, June 15, 2018

Event #24: THE MARATHON - $2,620 No-Limit Hold'em

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  • Buy-in: $2,620
  • Prizepool: $3,860,046
  • Entries: 1,637
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Friday, June 15, 2018 9:39 PM Local Time
Hands #151-155: Some for Sleet

Hand #151: Mark Sleet raised to 300,000 from the button and Bart Lybaert called in the big blind. The flop came    . Lybaert check-folded to the 300,000 bet of Sleet.

Hand #152: Lybaert completed his small blind and Sleet checked. The flop came and Lybaert bet, which caused Sleet to fold.

Hand #153: Lybaert raised to 330,000 and Sleet called in the small blind. The flop came    , Sleet checked, Lybaert bet 300, Sleet raised to 600,000, and Lybaert called. The turn brought them the   on which they both checked to the   on the river. They both checked again. Sleet tabled    to take the pot.

Hand #154: Michael Addamo raised his small blind to 300,000 and Lybaert folded.

Hand #155: Addamo raised to 300, Sleet call in the big blind. The flop came    , Sleet checked, and Addamo bet 235,000. Sleet folded.

Bart Lybaert17,300,000-1,800,000
Michael Addamo13,500,000300,000
Mark Sleet12,000,0001,400,000
Friday, June 15, 2018 9:31 PM Local Time
Level 29 started
Level: 29
Blinds: 60000/120000
Ante: 15000
Friday, June 15, 2018 8:33 PM Local Time
Dinner Break

The three remaining players have just gone for their 60-minute dinner break. They will return around 9:30 p.m. local time.

Friday, June 15, 2018 8:33 PM Local Time
Hands #145-150: Some for Addamo

Hand #145: Michael Addamo completed in the small blind and Bart Lybaert checked his option. On the     flop, Addamo bet 100,000, Lybaert made it 300,000, and Addamo let it go.

Hand #146: Lybaert completed in the small and Mark Sleet raised to 200,000. Lybaert called and the flop was    . Lybaert check-called 200,000 and the turn was the  .

Both players checked the turn and the   river and Lybaert's king-four was good.

Hand #147: Addamo got a walk.

Hand #148: Addamo limped the small blind, Lybaert raised to 400,000 in the big blind, and Addamo folded.

Hand #149: Addamo raised to 250,000 on the button and Sleet three-bet to 850,000 in the big blind. Addamo called and the flop was     and Sleet bet 600,000. Addamo called.

The turn was the   and Sleet checked. Addamo bet 1 million and Sleet folded.

Hand #150: Lybaert raised to 300,000 on the button and Addamo called in the big blind. The flop came     and Addamo checked. Lybaert bet 230,000 and Addamo called.

The turn brought the   and Addamo checked again. Lybaert bet 520,000 this time and Addamo called. On the   river, both players checked and they showed down.

Addamo:   
Lybaert:   

Both players had kings up with a ten kicker for the chop.

Bart Lybaert19,100,000600,000
Michael Addamo13,200,0001,300,000
Mark Sleet10,600,000-1,800,000
Friday, June 15, 2018 8:21 PM Local Time
Hands #140-144: Lybaert Four-Bets

Hand #140: Michael Addamo raised to 250,000 from the button and Bart Lybaert called in the small blind. The flop came    . Lybaert check-folded to the 100,000 bet of Addamo.

Hand #141: Mark Sleet completed his small blind and Addamo raised to 450,000. Sleet looked at his cards again and then folded.

Hand #142: Sleet raised to 250,000 from the button and Addamo three-bet to 1,130,000 in the small blind. Lybaert four-bet to 3,000,000 and Sleet quickly folded. Addamo considered it for a while but then folded.

Hand #143: Sleet got a walk.

Hand #144: Lybaert raised to 300,000 from the button and both Sleet and Addamo folded their blinds.

Bart Lybaert18,500,0001,200,000
Mark Sleet12,400,000-500,000
Michael Addamo11,900,000-800,000
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Friday, June 15, 2018 8:14 PM Local Time
Hands #136-139: Sleet Doubles Through Addamo

Mark Sleet

Hand #136: In the first hand of three-handed play, Mark Sleet folded his button, Michael Addamo limped the small blind, and Bart Lybaert checked his option.

The flop came    , Addamo checked, and Lybaert bet 150,000. After several seconds of thought, Addamo let it go.

Hand #137: Addamo raised to 250,000 on the button and Sleet moved all in from the big blind for 6.13 million. Addamo quickly called and was ahead.

Sleet:   
Addamo:   

The board came      — clean for Addamo — but the   river gave the pot and the double-up to Sleet.

Hand #138: Sleet raised to 250,000 in the small blind and Addamo defended. They took a flop of     and Sleet led 300,000.

Addamo called and the turn brought the  . Sleet bet 600,000 this time and Addamo let it go.

Hand #139: Addamo completed in the small blind and Lybaert checked his option. On    , Addamo checked, Lybaert bet 510,000, and Addamo called.

The turn was the   and Addamo checked again. Lybaert checked back and the river brought the  .

Both players checked and Addamo's    was good for the pot.

Bart Lybaert17,300,000-500,000
Mark Sleet12,900,0006,800,000
Michael Addamo12,700,000-6,100,000
Friday, June 15, 2018 8:05 PM Local Time
Taylor Paur Eliminated in 4th Place ($210,995)

Taylor Paur

Hand #135: Taylor Paur raised to 225,000 from the under-the-gun position and Addamo three-bet to 1,000,000. Paur looked at his cards again and called.

The flop came    . Addamo continued with a bet of 700,000. Paur stared at the board and called. The turn brought them the  , Addamo tanked for a while, and then bet 1,300,000. Paur called.

The river completed the board with the  . Addamo shoved, putting Paur at risk. Paur called.

Paur tabled    for the flopped set of sixes. But Addamo held    for the turned straight to take Paur out of the running.

Michael Addamo18,800,0008,100,000
Bart Lybaert17,800,000-100,000
Mark Sleet6,100,000-200,000
Taylor Paur0-8,100,000
Friday, June 15, 2018 8:01 PM Local Time
Hands #133-134: Fold and Fold

Hand #133: Michael Addamo raised to 25,000 from the button and the rest folded.

Hand #134: Bart Lybaert completed his small blind and Mark Sleet opted to check. The flop came    , Lybaert bet 100,000 and Sleet folded.

Friday, June 15, 2018 7:50 PM Local Time
Hands #128-132: Addamo on the Rise

Michael Addamo

Hand #128: Mark Sleet raised to 250,000 from the cutoff and Taylor Paur called in the big blind. Both players checked the     flop and Paur bet 275,000 on the   turn. Sleet folded and Paur took the pot.

Hand #129: Michael Addamo raised to 250,000 on the button and Bart Lybaert called in the big blind. The flop was     and Lybaert checked. Addamo bet 200,000 and Lybaert quickly folded.

Hand #130: Addamo raised to 225,000 in the cutoff and Lybaert three-bet to 1 million in the small blind. Addamo called and they took a flop of    .

Lybaert bet 1,130,000 and Addamo called. The turn brought the   and Lybaert checked.

Addamo put together a bet of 1.6 million and Lybaert let it go.

Hand #131: Lybaert opened to 250,000 on the button and Sleet three-bet to 750,000 from the small blind. Lybaert called and they took a flop of    .

Sleet quickly moved all in for 4.95 million and Lybaert quickly folded.

Hand 132: Sleet raised to 250,000 on the button. Addamo called in the small blind before Paur bumped it up to 1.1 million in the big blind. Sleet let his cards go and Addamo called.

The flop came     and Addamo checked. Paur bet 750,000 and Addamo let it go.

Bart Lybaert17,900,000-3,100,000
Michael Addamo10,700,0001,400,000
Taylor Paur8,100,0001,700,000
Mark Sleet6,300,000300,000
Friday, June 15, 2018 7:40 PM Local Time
Martin Jacobson Eliminated in 5th Place ($155,062)

Martin Jacobson

Hand #127: Lybaert raised to 250,000 from the cutoff and Jacobson three-bet to 1,000,000 from the big blind. Lybaert four-bet to put Jacobson all in and Jacobson snap-called.

Martin Jacobson:   
Bart Lybaert:   

The board ran out      . Jacobson picked up a straight draw on the turn but it never materialized and the former Main Event Champion was sent to the payout desk to collect $155,062 for finishing in fifth place.

Bart Lybaert21,000,0005,200,000
Michael Addamo9,300,000600,000
Taylor Paur6,400,000-100,000
Mark Sleet6,000,000-200,000
Martin Jacobson0-5,700,000
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Friday, June 15, 2018 7:37 PM Local Time
Hands #125-126: Two Folds

Hand #125: Bart Lybaert completed his small blind and Mark Sleet shoved in the big blind. Lybaert folded.

Hand #126: Martin Jacobson raised to 225,000 from the under-the-gun position and Michael Addamo called in the big blind. The flop came    , Addamo check-raised the 300,000 bet of Jacobson to 850,000, and Jacobson folded.

Friday, June 15, 2018 7:34 PM Local Time
Hands #120-124: Sleet Chipping Up

Mark Sleet

Hand #120: Action folded to the blinds and Bart Lybaert raised to 350,000. Mark Sleet called in the big and the flop came    . Lybaert continued for 200,000 and Sleet called.

On the   turn, Lybaert checked, Sleet bet 300,000, and Lybaert called. The river was the   and both players checked. Sleet's    for trip fives was good for the pot.

Hand 121: Taylor Paur raised to 225,000 in the cutoff, Lybaert three-bet to 800,000 on the button, and Sleet moved all in for 5.3 million. He got no call and won the pot.

Hand #122: Sleet raised to 225,000 on the button and Martin Jacobson defended. The flop came     and Jacobson check-called 200,000.

Both players checked the   turn and the   river and Jacobson's    was good.

Hand #123: Lybaert raised to 250,000 under the gun and Paur called in the big blind. On the     flop, Paur check-folded to Lybaert's bet of 275,000 and Lybaert took the pot.

Hand #124: Michael Addamo raised to 235,000 in the cutoff and Jacobson three-bet to 750,000 on the button. Addamo folded and Jacobson won the pot.

Bart Lybaert15,800,000-1,530,000
Michael Addamo8,700,000-535,000
Taylor Paur6,500,000-540,000
Mark Sleet6,200,0002,035,000
Martin Jacobson5,700,0001,615,000
Friday, June 15, 2018 7:23 PM Local Time
Hands #115-119: Jacobson Loses to Full Houses

Hand #115: Michael Addamo raised to 215,000 from the under-the-gun position and Mark Sleet shoved for 3,875,000 in the big blind. Addamo asked for a count and then folded.

Hand #116: Martin Jacobson raised to 225,000 from the under-the-gun position and Addamo called in the big blind. The flop came     and Addamo check-folded to the 350,000 bet of Jacobson.

Hand #117: Addamo raised to 400,000 from the small blind and Jacobson called in the big blind. The flop came    , Addamo continued with a bet of 215,000, and Jacobson called. The turn brought them the  , Addamo checked. Jacobson bet 425,000, and Addamo called. The   on the river completed the board. Both players checked. Addamo tabled    for the full house, aces over sixes, to take the pot.

Hand #118: Mark Sleet raised to 225,000 from the cutoff and was called by Taylor Paur in the big blind. The flop came    . Paur check-folded to the 300,000 bet of Sleet.

Hand #119: Jacobson raised to 225,000 from the button and Bart Lybaert called in the big blind. They both checked through the     flop and the   on the turn to the   on the river. Lybaert check-called the 200,000 bet of Jacobson. Lybaert showed    for the rivered full house, deuces over kings, to win the hand.

Bart Lybaert17,330,000430,000
Michael Addamo9,235,000635,000
Taylor Paur7,040,000-360,000
Mark Sleet4,165,000265,000
Martin Jacobson4,085,000-2,015,000
Friday, June 15, 2018 7:16 PM Local Time
Hands #112-114: Jacobson Doubles Through Paur

Martin Jacobson

Hand #112: Mark Sleet opened to 250,000 on the button and Michael Addamo put enough to put cover both Jacobson and Sleet. Jacobson folded his big blind and Sleet let it go, sending the pot to Addamo.

Hand #113: Bart Lybaert raised to 250,000 from under the gun and Taylor Paur called in the big blind. Paur check-called 190,000 on the     flop and they both checked the   turn and the   river.

Paur:   
Lybaert:   

They chopped the pot with ace high.

Hand #114: Jacobson raised to 225,000 on the button and Paur three-bet to 650,000 in the small blind. Lybaert folded his big blind and Jacobson moved all in for 2,980,000. Paur made the call to put Jacobson at risk.

Jacobson:   
Paur:   

The board ran out       and Jacobson's kings were good for the double-up.

Bart Lybaert16,900,000-1,100,000
Michael Addamo8,600,000400,000
Taylor Paur7,400,000-3,050,000
Martin Jacobson6,100,0002,800,000
Mark Sleet3,900,000-1,000,000
Friday, June 15, 2018 7:08 PM Local Time
Ying Chan Eliminated in 6th Place ($115,244)

Ying Chan

Hand #111: Action folded to Ying Chan in the small blind and he moved all in for 1,040,000. Michael Addamo called in the big blind and they showed down.

Chan:   
Addamo:   

The board ran out       and Chan hit the rail in sixth place, right behind Morgenstern.

For his finish in the Marathon, Chan earns $115,244.

Michael Addamo8,200,0001,040,000
Ying Chan0-1,360,000
Friday, June 15, 2018 7:05 PM Local Time
Anton Morgenstern Eliminated in 7th Place ($86,631)

Anton Morgenstern

Hand #110: Anton Morgenstern shoved all in for his remaining 50,000 from the under-the-gun position. Martin Jacobson raised to 100,000 from the hijack. Bart Lybaert three-bet to 500,000 from the button. Mark Sleet and Ying Chan called in the blinds. Jacobson folded.

The flop came    . Sleet and Chan check-folded to the 400,000 bet of Lybaert.

Anton Morgenstern:   
Bart Lybaert:   

Lybaert had flopped a pair of kings. The rest of the board was completed with the   on the turn and the   on the river to give Lybaert two pair in the end to finish Morgenstern's tournament life in seventh place.

Bart Lybaert18,000,0002,035,000
Anton Morgenstern0-60,000
Friday, June 15, 2018 7:01 PM Local Time
Hands #108-109: Jacobson Doubles Through Morgenstern

Hand #108: Ying Chan shoved from mid-position for 1,350,000 and everyone else folded.

Hand #109: Anton Morgenstern shoved all in for 1,590,000 from mid-position and Martin Jacobson called in the cutoff with a similar stack. The rest folded.

Martin Jacobson:   
Anton Morgenstern:   

The board ran out      , which was no help for Morgenstern as he was left behind with 60,000 after paying Jacobson.

Martin Jacobson3,300,0001,750,000
Anton Morgenstern60,000-1,550,000
Friday, June 15, 2018 6:47 PM Local Time
Level 28 started
Level: 28
Blinds: 50000/100000
Ante: 10000
Friday, June 15, 2018 6:45 PM Local Time
Final Seven on Break

Still seven remain and they are taking a 15-minute break. The following are updated breaktime counts, with Bart Lybaert out in front.

Bart Lybaert15,965,000435,000
Taylor Paur10,450,000-90,000
Michael Addamo7,160,000440,000
Mark Sleet4,900,00035,000
Anton Morgenstern1,610,000-330,000
Martin Jacobson1,550,000-435,000
Ying Chan1,360,000-25,000
Friday, June 15, 2018 6:39 PM Local Time
Hands #105-107: Paur, Lybaert and Addamo Take One Each

Hand #105: Taylor Paur opened to 175,000 in early position and Michael Addamo defended. The flop came     and Addamo checked. Paur continued for 225,000, prompting a quick fold from Addamo.

Hand #106: Bart Lybaert raised to 200,000 in early position and got a call from Martin Jacobson in the big blind. The flop was     and Jacobson checked. Lybaert bet 180,000 and Jacobson called.

The turn brought the   and Jacobson checked again. Lybaert bet 465,000 and Jacobson thought for a long while and folded.

Hand #107: Anton Morgenstern raised to 160,000 in the cutoff and Addamo called on the button. The flop brought     and Morgenstern bet 150,000. Addamo called and the turn was the  .

Both players checked and they saw the   river. Both players checked again and Morgenstern's queen-jack was no good against Addamo's ace-ten.