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

Thursday, June 21, 2018 to Saturday, June 23, 2018

Event #44: $10,000 Limit 2-7 Lowball Triple Draw Championship

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  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • Prizepool: $1,024,600
  • Entries: 109
  • Remaining: 0

EVENT UPDATES

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Saturday, June 23, 2018 11:47 PM Local Time
Andrulis Chips Up Further

Kristijonas Andrulis raised and Randy Ohel came along from the big blind. Ohel discarded three and Andrulis took two, both checked. Ohel discarded three again, Andrulis took two and bet, Ohel called. Both then discarded one and checked. Andrulis showed the       and won the pot.

"I am not going to bluff that one," Ohel said in table chat after the hand was over.

Ohel raised from the small blind and Nicholas Seiken called. Both discarded two and Ohel bet, Seiken called. Ohel then stood pat, Seiken took one. Ohel bet and Seiken folded.

Ohel raised on the button and was called by Andrulis in the big blind. Andrulis took three, Ohel discarded one. Andrulis check-raised and Ohel called. Andrulis then stood pat and Ohel discarded one. A bet of Andrulis won the pot right there and the Lithuanian moved up to almost a million again.

Nicholas Seiken3,300,000-100,000
Randy Ohel1,400,000-300,000
Kristijonas Andrulis875,000425,000
Saturday, June 23, 2018 11:43 PM Local Time
Andrulis Doubles His Short Stack

Kristijonas Andrulis

Randy Ohel raised the button, Nicholas Seiken three-bet and Kristijonas Andrulis moved all in for 175,000.

"It's half a raise," Ohel talked to himself. Then he let it go and Seiken called.

They changed two each on the first draw and Seiken drew two again on the second. Andrulis was good and Seiken took one on the third draw.

"Still pat," Andrulis said and the cards were turned up.

Kristijonas Andrulis:      
Nicholas Seiken:     

Seiken needed to peel a nine, three or a deuce to knock his opponent out of the tournament. He quickly rolled over a seven, busting his draw. Andrulis doubled to 4.5 big bets but he'll still need a few wins to return to calm waters.

Nicholas Seiken3,400,000-400,000
Randy Ohel1,700,000500,000
Kristijonas Andrulis450,000-120,000
Saturday, June 23, 2018 11:32 PM Local Time
Seiken Takes a Commanding Lead

Nicholas Seiken raised on the button and Randy Ohel in the big blind made it three bets, Seiken called. Ohel discarded one, Seiken took two, Ohel bet and Seiken called. Ohel discarded one and Seiken stood pat, both checked. Ohel discarded one again, Seiken stood pat and they checked it down. Ohel showed the       and won the pot.

Ohel raised from the small blind, Seiken made it three bets from the big blind and Ohel made it four bets, Seiken called. Seiken discarded two, Ohel took one and bet, Seiken called. Seiken discarded two again, Ohel took one and bet, Seiken called. Seiken discarded one and Ohel stood pat, then slowed down and checked. Seiken bet and picked up a call to roll over       to scoop the second pot in a row against Ohel.

Nicholas Seiken3,800,000600,000
Randy Ohel1,200,000-700,000
Kristijonas Andrulis570,0000
Saturday, June 23, 2018 11:27 PM Local Time
Andrulis Drops to Six Bets

Kristijonas Andrulis three-bet in the big blind over Nicholas Seiken's raise. Seiken called and drew two while Andrulis discarded one. Seiken called a bet after the first draw and they both changed one. Seiken fired and Andrulis called.

Seiken patted the last draw and Andrulis took one. Seiken led out again and Andrulis couldn't peel what he needed so he gave up. He's now playing 570,000.

Nicholas Seiken3,200,000400,000
Kristijonas Andrulis570,000-350,000
Saturday, June 23, 2018 11:24 PM Local Time
Wheel for Ohel

Randy Ohel

Randy Ohel raised in the small blind and Nicholas Seiken made it three bets from the big blind, Ohel called. Seiken discarded one and Ohel took two, Ohel checked and called a bet by Seiken.

Ohel discarded one and Seiken stood pat, Ohel checked and Seiken bet, Ohel raised and Seiken quickly called.

Both then stood pat and Ohel bet, Seiken called. Ohel showed a wheel with       and scooped a nice pot.

Nicholas Seiken2,800,000-200,000
Randy Ohel1,900,000400,000
Kristijonas Andrulis920,000-180,000
COPAG USA
Saturday, June 23, 2018 11:18 PM Local Time
Seiken Closing on 3 Million

Randy Ohel raised, Nicholas Seiken called in position and they drew one and two. Ohel continued but Seiken raised and Ohel called.

They took one apiece and checked the betting round, taking one again on the final draw. Ohel check-called and Seiken announced a nine, rolling over      . Ohel threw his hand into the muck.

Nicholas Seiken3,000,000200,000
Randy Ohel1,500,000100,000
Kristijonas Andrulis1,100,000-300,000
Saturday, June 23, 2018 11:12 PM Local Time
More for Seiken

Randy Ohel raised on the button and Nicholas Seiken made it three bets in the small blind, Ohel called. Seiken stood pat, Ohel discarded two. Seiken bet instantly and Ohel called. Seiken stood pat, Ohel said "halfway there" and discarded one. Seiken bet and Ohel called.

Seiken stood pat, Ohel discarded one and both players checked. Seiken turned over the       and Ohel mucked.

Nicholas Seiken2,800,000400,000
Kristijonas Andrulis1,400,000-200,000
Randy Ohel1,400,000-100,000
Saturday, June 23, 2018 11:04 PM Local Time
Andrulis Vaults into Second Place

Kristijonas Andrulis made it two bets in the small blind and Randy Ohel called. Andrulis changed two and Ohel three and Ohel called Andulis' barrel.

They took one and two on the second draw and Ohel called again. Andrulis stood pat and Ohel needed one in the final round. Andrulis tapped this time and Ohel allowed a showdown.

Andrulis showed       and took down the pot to eclipse Ohel in the rankings.

Nicholas Seiken2,400,000-200,000
Kristijonas Andrulis1,600,000400,000
Randy Ohel1,500,000-300,000
Saturday, June 23, 2018 10:56 PM Local Time
Ohel Takes Twice from Andrulis

Randy Ohel raised from the button and Kristijonas Andrulis defended the big blind. Andrulis discarded three, Ohel took one. Ohel bet and Andrulis called. Andrulis took two, Ohel stood pat. Ohel's bet forced a quick fold from Andrulis.

One hand later, Andrulis raised from the small blind and Ohel called. Andrulis discarded one, Ohel took two. Andrulis bet and Ohel called.

Ohel discarded one and Andrulis stood pat. Andrulis bet, Ohel raised and Andrulis gave him a brief stare before making the call. Both then stood pat and Andrulis check-called to get shown the       by Ohel.

Nicholas Seiken2,600,0000
Randy Ohel1,800,000700,000
Kristijonas Andrulis1,200,000-500,000
Saturday, June 23, 2018 10:51 PM Local Time
Level 28 started
Level: 28
Blinds: 50000/100000
Ante: 0
COPAG USA
Saturday, June 23, 2018 10:50 PM Local Time
Ohel Gets Some from Seiken

Randy Ohel raised the small blind and Nicholas Seiken defended his big. They drew two each and Seiken called a bet. Both took one on the second draw and Ohel kept his aggression, betting. Seiken called and Ohel stood pat on the last draw while Seiken changed one.

Ohel bet and Seiken briefly paused before letting his hand go.

Nicholas Seiken2,600,000-400,000
Randy Ohel1,100,000260,000
Saturday, June 23, 2018 10:43 PM Local Time
Seiken Sends Ohel Below a Million

Randy Ohel raised on the button and was called by Nicholas Seiken in the small blind. Both discarded two and invested one bet each. Seiken discarded one and Ohel took two, Seiken bet, and Ohel called. Seiken then stood pat while Ohel took two. Both ended up checking and Seiken showed       to scoop the pot.

Seiken raised on the button and Ohel came along from the big blind. Ohel discarded three. Seiken took two. Both checked and then discarded two each. Seiken bet and Ohel folded.

Nicholas Seiken3,000,000200,000
Kristijonas Andrulis1,700,0000
Randy Ohel840,000-260,000
Saturday, June 23, 2018 10:37 PM Local Time
Seiken Gets Value on Every Street

Randy Ohel made it two bets in the small blind and added another when Nicholas Seiken three-bet. Ohel drew two and Seiken one and Ohel check-called to repeat the same procedure on the second draw.

He called again and drew one but Seiken patted. Ohel check-called one more time only to hear Seiken announce an eight-six. Seiken tabled       and claimed the pot, getting value on every street.

Nicholas Seiken2,800,000300,000
Kristijonas Andrulis1,700,000100,000
Randy Ohel1,100,000-300,000
Saturday, June 23, 2018 10:31 PM Local Time
Ohel Takes from Andrulis

Nicholas Seiken took a small pot off Randy Ohel with a       and Ohel then took on Kristijonas Andrulis in the next hand. Ohel raised on the button, Andrulis made it three bets from the big blind, and Ohel called. Andrulis discarded one and Ohel took two new cards. Andrulis bet and Ohel called.

Andrulis discarded one, Ohel discarded two, and both players checked. Andrulis discarded one, Ohel discarded two. Andrulis bet, and Ohel called.

Ohel announced a ten and rolled over the      . Andrulis mucked.

Nicholas Seiken2,500,000200,000
Kristijonas Andrulis1,600,000-500,000
Randy Ohel1,400,000300,000
Saturday, June 23, 2018 10:25 PM Local Time
Farzad Bonyadi Eliminated in 4th Place ($89,078)

Farzad Bonyadi

Farzad Bonyadi raised on the button, earning calls from blinds Kristijonas Andrulis and Randy Ohel. The first draw went two-three-two as Ohel was the only player to discard three.

Andrulis led out, Ohel raised, and Bonyadi made it three bets for almost all of his chips. Both of his opponents called and took one apiece while Bonyadi patted. He moved all in for 20,000 and two calls followed.

Andrulis and Ohel took one each again and tapped the river to make it a three-way showdown.

Bonyadi had patted       and Andrulis had him beat with      . Ohel showed jack high and the big pot went to Andrulis while Bonyadi bowed out in fourth place.

Kristijonas Andrulis2,100,000600,000
Randy Ohel1,100,000-400,000
Farzad Bonyadi0-335,000
Saturday, June 23, 2018 10:19 PM Local Time
Seiken Takes From Ohel

Randy Ohel raised on the button and Nicholas Seiken called in the small blind, as did Farzad Bonyadi in the big blind. Seiken discarded one, Bonyadi and Ohel two. Seiken and Bonyadi checked, Ohel bet, and Seiken made it two bets. Bonyadi got out of the way, but Ohel had other plans and made it three bets. Seiken called.

Ohel stood pat and Seiken took one. He check-called. Seiken discarded one again. Ohel stood pat and Seiken check-called a bet. Ohel announced a jack and Seiken tabled the       as winning hand.

Nicholas Seiken2,300,000500,000
Randy Ohel1,500,000-400,000
Farzad Bonyadi335,000-80,000
Saturday, June 23, 2018 10:16 PM Local Time
Ohel Wins a Four-Bet Pot to Retake the Lead

Randy Ohel raised in the small blind and faced a three-bet from Nicholas Seiken. Ohel fired back, four-betting, and Seiken called to continue to the first draw where both discarded one. The betting round was checked and the second draw went one-one again. Ohel led out and Seiken called.

Ohel was pat and Seiken changed one again. Ohel fired and Seiken tanked for two minutes before finally grabbing calling chips and throwing them into the middle. Ohel tabled       and Seiken mucked, allowing Ohel to leap-frog him in the provisional standings.

Randy Ohel1,900,000300,000
Nicholas Seiken1,800,000-300,000
Saturday, June 23, 2018 10:11 PM Local Time
Bonyadi Gets Short

Nicholas Seiken raised on the button and Kristijonas Andrulis defended his small blind. Andrulis discarded three and Seiken received two new cards. Andrulis checked Seiken's bet and Andrulis called. The Lithuanian discarded two and Seiken discarded one. Both players checked.

Both discarded one and Andrulis bet. Seiken folded.

Soon after, Randy Ohel raised first to act and Farzad Bonyadi came along from the small blind. Both discarded two and also invested two bets each. Then Bonyadi discarded one. Ohel stood pat. Bonyadi checked. Ohel bet and picked up a call. Bonyadi discarded one again, Ohel stood pat, and Bonyadi ended up check-folding to a bet, dropping to a mere four big bets as a result.

Nicholas Seiken2,100,000-100,000
Randy Ohel1,600,000400,000
Kristijonas Andrulis1,500,000100,000
Farzad Bonyadi415,000-480,000
Saturday, June 23, 2018 10:00 PM Local Time
Ohel Snap-Folds the River

Randy Ohel raised in the small blind and Nicholas Seiken made it three bets in the big. Ohel called and drew three. Seiken peeled two new cards.

Ohel took the betting lead and Seiken raised, earning a call. Ohel then changed one and Seiken discarded two. Ohel led out again and Seiken called this time.

The last draw saw both players take one and Ohel fired again. Seiken, however, raised and Ohel instantly laid his hand down.

Nicholas Seiken2,200,000300,000
Randy Ohel1,200,000-400,000
Saturday, June 23, 2018 9:58 PM Local Time
A Jack is Good Enough for Ohel

In a battle of the blinds, Kristijonas Andrulis limped in and Randy Ohel raised. Andrulis called. Both discarded two and Andrulis bet, Ohel called. Andrulis discarded one, Ohel received two new cards, Andrulis bet, and Ohel called.

On the final draw, Andrulis stood pat and Ohel drew one. Andrulis bet and Ohel called, then announced a jack. Andrulis mucked and Ohel showed the      .

Randy Ohel1,600,000465,000
Kristijonas Andrulis1,400,000-300,000