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2019 50th Annual World Series of Poker The Official WSOP Live Updates

Friday, June 07, 2019 to Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Millionaire Maker - $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em (Event #19)

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  • Buy-in: $1,500
  • Prizepool: $11,892,150
  • Entries: 8,809
  • Remaining: 0


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Sunday, June 9, 2019 10:35 PM Local Time
Berkey Gets Paid by Conan

The board read       when Matt Berkey first checked and Arthur Conan tossed a pile of 5,000 chips for a bet around 100,000. Berkey quickly called with    for a pair of kings while Conan showed   . Berkey, who final tabled six WSOP events, has now a stack approaching the million.

Matt Berkey960,000260,000
Arthur Conan940,000-160,000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 10:31 PM Local Time
Sevens Are Good for Trokhymenko

The player in middle position shoved for 93,000 and Oleksandr Trokhymenko, on the button, called.

Oleksandr Trokhymenko:   

The board was       and Trokhymenko won the pot, eliminating his opponent.

Oleksandr Trokhymenko850,000719,300
Sunday, June 9, 2019 10:24 PM Local Time
Siamao Loses Big

The flop showed     with a pot already counting around 130,000 when Joao Simao check-called a bet of 55,000 from the button player. The turn was the   and brought no betting action.

On the river  , Simao announced all in, covering the stack of 270,000 of his opponent. The latter snap-called, revealing    for a pair of nines and Simao sent    into the muck.

Joao Simao400,000-430,000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 10:13 PM Local Time
More Counts
Nathan Russler1,500,0001,500,000
Carlos Lam825,000-185,000
Matt Berkey700,000566,700
Daniel Strelitz560,000410,000
Samuel Cosby480,000375,000
Russell Thomas105,00013,000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 10:10 PM Local Time
Among the Eliminations
Ben Yu0-340,000
Chance Kornuth0-170,000
Benjamin Philipps0
Stanley Lee0-155,000
Kristen Bicknell0-220,000
TJ Shulman0-330,000
Jason Young0-104,000
Ankush Mandavia0-175,000
Upeshka De Silva0-210,000
Melanie Weisner0-40,000
Adam Geyer0-117,700
Velo 690x150
Sunday, June 9, 2019 10:04 PM Local Time
van Zadelhoff Takes Some from Andriamahefa

Steven van Zadelhoff

On a three-way pot, the flop read     when Steven van Zadelhoff checked from the small blind and so did the big blind player. Kevin Andriamahefa bet 41,000 and van Zadelhoff made the call.

The turn was the   and went check-check. On the river  , van Zadelhoff tossed a pile of 5,000 chips for a bet around 100,000. After some thoughts, Andriamahefa let it go.

Steven van Zadelhoff800,000300,000
Kevin Andriamahefa260,000163,600
Sunday, June 9, 2019 10:00 PM Local Time
Vanstrom Doubles Up

The player under the gun opened to 22,000 and Jason Vanstrom, from one seat over three-bet to 65,000. Action folded back to the under-the-gun player who moved all in for about 680,000. Vanstrom snap-called with his last 370,000, and the cards were revealed.

Jason Vanstrom:   

The runout was       and Vanstrom got his double up.

Jason Vanstrom740,000542,000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 9:59 PM Local Time
Some Updated Chip Counts
Calvin Anderson810,000390,000
Jon Turner586,000-84,000
Kathy Liebert390,000150,000
Jamie Kerstetter190,000132,800
Aaron Massey140,000-50,000
Ian Steinman105,000-67,800
Sunday, June 9, 2019 9:53 PM Local Time
Six Remain in $1,500 Stud Final Table
Sunday, June 9, 2019 9:42 PM Local Time
Conan Takes the Chiplead

On a raised pot with a board showing     , Arthur Conan first checked and faced a bet from Dietrich Fast worth 38,000. The French player thought about his move for a minute and raised it to 175,000, putting Fast at risk for his tournament. The latter made the call to create the following showdown:

Arthur Conan:   
Dietrich Fast:   

With a pair of tens, Conan was the favorite to win the hand and took down the pot after a   fell on the river.

Arthur Conan1,100,000980,000
Dietrich Fast0-65,000
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Sunday, June 9, 2019 9:37 PM Local Time
Level 19 started
Level: 19
Blinds: 5000/10000
Ante: 10000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 9:20 PM Local Time
More Counts
James Anderson950,000804,300
Scott Clements680,000320,000
Justin Young490,000356,200
Ana Marquez470,000290,000
Kevin Gerhart370,000-270,000
Joe McKeehen285,000-475,000
Aaron Massey190,000-20,000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 9:20 PM Local Time
New Round of Chip Counts
Connor Drinan770,000650,000
Ramon Colillas360,000176,000
Marc-Andre Ladouceur190,000100,000
Jorge Espinoza170,000137,500
Kami Hudson145,000-131,000
Niklas Astedt131,000-10,400
Sunday, June 9, 2019 9:19 PM Local Time
Jaffee Puts Pressure

On a four-way pot with already around 80,000 in the middle, the flop showed     when Jared Jaffee bet 38,000 after two checks. Only the player on the button made the call.

A   fell on the turn and Jaffee first checked before facing a bet worth 60,000 from his opponent. Jaffee took one minute to announce all in, putting his opponent into a big decision. After a few minutes, the clock was called and the button player ended up folding his hand.

Jared Jaffee980,000735,000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 9:19 PM Local Time
Treccarichi Eliminated

Walter Treccarichi opened to 17,000 under the gun, and the player in mid-position called. The button three-bet to 80,000, and Treccarichi responded by moving all in for 280,000. The player in mid-position folded and the button called.

Walter Treccarichi:   

The board was       and Treccarichi was eliminated.

Walter Treccarichi0-210,000
Velo 690x150
Sunday, June 9, 2019 9:01 PM Local Time
Some Updated Chip Counts
Joao Simao830,00030,000
Robert Kuhn760,000110,000
Joe McKeehen760,000525,000
Olivier Busquet510,000375,000
Dylan Wilkerson500,000140,000
Maria Lampropulos490,000225,000
Calvin Anderson420,000-320,000
Kathy Liebert240,000-85,000
Mikiyo Aoki180,000-30,000
Chris Ferguson95,0008,000
Yorane Kerignard80,00058,300
Sunday, June 9, 2019 8:51 PM Local Time
Lam Takes Over the Lead

The player under the gun raised to 19,000 and Carlos Lam called from the hijack, along with the cutoff, the button, and the big blind.

Players saw a flop of    . The big blind checked, and the player under the gun moved all in for 199,000. Lam was the only caller.

Carlos Lam:   

Lam was ahead with his set of fives, but the turn brought the   giving his opponent a straight, and the   river completed the board giving Lam fives full of nines for him to still claim the pot.

Carlos Lam1,010,0001,010,000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 8:37 PM Local Time
Level 18 started
Level: 18
Blinds: 4000/8000
Ante: 8000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 7:35 PM Local Time
Dinner Break

Players are now gone on a 60-minute dinner break. Action will resume at approximately 8:35 p.m.

Sunday, June 9, 2019 7:35 PM Local Time
More Notables Eliminated
Eddy Sabat0-155,000
Kevin Phan0-178,000
Paul-Francois Tedeschi0-98,400
Jeffrey Mahoney0-127,100
Dan O'Brien0-173,800
Jacqueline Burkhart0-114,200
Kyle Julius0-153,000
David Leatherman0-33,000
Guoliang Wei0-268,900
Onur Unsal0-113,400
Vanessa Kade00
Jason Clark0-49,400