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

Thursday, June 28, 2018 to Saturday, June 30, 2018

Event #57: $1,000/$10,000 Ladies No-Limit Hold'em Championship

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  • Buy-in: $1,000
  • Prizepool: $626,400
  • Entries: 696
  • Remaining: 0


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Saturday, June 30, 2018 12:40 PM Local Time
Hands #7-11: Cain Chipping Up

Hand #7: Lisa Fong opened to 25,000 on the cutoff. She got no action.

Hand #8: Mesha James moved all in for 94,000 on the cutoff. Everyone folded.

Hand #9: Jill Pike opened to 25,000 on the cutoff. Weiyi Mo, in the big blind, three-bet to 73,000. Pike gave up her hand.

Hand #10: Jessica Dawley opened to 20,000 on the button. Cain, in the big blind, called. The flop came    . Cain checked. Dawley bet 15,000. Cain called. The turn was the  . Cain checked again. Dawley continued for 30,000. Cain check-called. The   river completed the board and was checked around. Cain showed    for a flush. Dawley mucked her hand.

Hand #11: Weiyi raised to 24,000 on the button. Cain called from the small blind. A flop of     was dealt. Cain checked. Weiyi bet 30,000. Cain called. The dealer burned and turned the   that was checked through to the   river. Again, both players checked. Cain tabled   . Weiyi tossed her hand in the muck.

Tara Cain535,00089,000
Saturday, June 30, 2018 12:29 PM Local Time
Hands #1-6: Official Final Table Has Started

Event #57: $1,000/$10,000 Ladies No-Limit Hold'em Championship

Hand #1: Jessica Dawley raised to 20,000 from the cutoff and was called by Tara Cain in the big blind. The flop came    , Cain check-called the 15,000 continuation-bet of Dawley. The turn brought them the  , now Cain check-folded to the 35,000 continuation-bet.

Hand #2: Weiyi Mo raised to 27,000 from the cutoff and got no action.

Hand #3: A walk for Molly Mossey.

Hand #4: Mossey shoved all in from the small blind and Lisa Fong considered it for a bit but ended up folding.

Hand #5: Fong raised to 22,000 from the small blind and Mesha James folded her big blind.

Hand #6: Dawley raised to 25,000 from early position and was called by Tara Snow in the hijack. The flop came    , Dawley continued with a bet of 25,000 which Snow called. The turn was the  , Dawley fired another 65,000 bet into the pot and Snow quickly folded.

Saturday, June 30, 2018 12:18 PM Local Time
Danielle Andersen Eliminated in 10th place ($6,799)

Danielle Andersen

Jessica Dawley opened to 20,000 on the button. Danielle Andersen, in the big blind, called.

A flop reading     was dealt. Andersen bet 25,000. Dawley called. The turn brought the  . Andersen checked. Dawley threw in a bet of 60,000. Andersen check-raised all in for 180,000. Dawley snap-called. Andersen tabled    for a queen-high straight but that wasn't good enough as Dawley revealed    for a king-high straight. The   river completed the board and that was it for Andersen eliminated in 10th place for $6,799.

Jessica Dawley920,000308,000
Danielle Andersen0-226,000
Saturday, June 30, 2018 12:02 PM Local Time
Shuffle Up and Deal

The tournament director has welcomed the 10 remaining players back to the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino and instructed the dealer to shuffle up and deal.

Some of the players wished each other good luck by hugging it out before they sat down to play.

Saturday, June 30, 2018 10:19 AM Local Time
The final day of Event #57: $1,000/$10,000 Ladies No-Limit Hold'em Championship Starts at Noon

Jessica Dawley

At 12 p.m. local time, ten players will return out of a 696 player field to determine a champion in Event #57: $1,000/$10,000 Ladies No-Limit Hold'em Championship.

Jill Pike will come in as the chip leader with 651,000 chips. She is followed closely by notable Jessica Dawley (612,000). Danielle Andersen (226,000) is still in contention as well. Andersen is mainly a high stakes cash game player with some tournament results in Las Vegas.

The remaining players will battle it out for the first prize of $130,230 along with the WSOP gold bracelet. The runner-up will take home $80,444 and the third place finisher will be awarded $55,812.

The action will resume with Level 21 and blinds of 5,000/10,000 with a 1,000 ante. There will be a 15-minute break every two levels and a 60-minute dinner break after 6 levels of play, at approximately 6:30 p.m.

Seats Assignments for the Final Day:

SeatPlayerCountryChip CountBig Blinds
1Tara CainUnited States446,00047
2Tara SnowUnited States431,00043
3Molly MosseyUnited States126,00013
4Lisa FongUnited States209,00021
5Mesha JamesUnited States127,00013
6Jill PikeUnited States651,00065
7Jacqueline BurkhartUnited States191,00019
8Jessica DawleyUnited States612,00061
9Weiyi MoUnited States469,00047
10Danielle AndersenUnited States226,00027

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