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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 7:33 PM Local Time
Some Counts
Joao Simao800,000-200,000
Kevin Gerhart640,000354,100
Steven van Zadelhoff500,000160,000
Johnny Landreth400,000-40,000
Kenny Hallaert360,000-20,000
Kristen Bicknell220,000-45,000
Walter Treccarichi210,00070,000
Anatoly Filatov165,00020,000
Daniel Strelitz150,000-140,000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 7:32 PM Local Time
Small Three-Way Pot for De Silva

The player under the gun raised to 13,000 and it was called by Kristen Bicknell and Upeshka De Silva in the blinds.

The three players checked throughout the board      . De Silva tabled    for the nut flush and it was enough to make his opponents muck their hands.

Kristen Bicknell265,000-40,000
Upeshka De Silva210,000-10,000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 7:26 PM Local Time
Boyd Folds Out Big Slick

Dutch Boyd opened for 16,000 on the hijack, and the big blind three-bet to 53,000. Boyd took a few minutes contemplating, then put in a four-bet to 116,000.

The big blind thought it over for a minute before folding, turning his    face up in the muck and preserving his 500,000 stack for a better spot.

Dutch Boyd440,000100,000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 7:20 PM Local Time
Straight for Twible

David Twible raised to 14,000 under the gun and the player in the hijack called.

A flop reading     was dealt and Twible threw in a bet of 22,000. The hijack raised to 50,000, and Twible responded by shoving for 82,000. His opponent snap-called.

David Twible:   

The   turn and   river filled hte board and Twible claimed the pot with his wheel.

David Twible200,000161,200
Sunday, June 9, 2019 7:17 PM Local Time
Notables Eliminated
Tony Dunst0-110,000
Bryan Piccioli0-162,000
James Wright0-2,800
John Racener0-75,000
Phillip Hui0-59,000
Victor Choupeaux0-310,000
Thomas Bridges0-90,100
Ole Schemion0-42,000
Alexandre Reard0-153,000
Justin Liberto0-148,000
Nicholas Schulman0
Adrian Mateos0-32,000
Alex Rocha0-135,100
David Pham0-188,200
Romain Lewis0-181,000
Peter Levins0
Michael Addamo0-128,000
Velo 690x150
Sunday, June 9, 2019 7:11 PM Local Time
Chip Count Update
Hunter Cichy980,000809,600
James Cosgrove750,000750,000
Daniel Hendricks600,000600,000
Scott Clements360,000178,000
Dutch Boyd340,000-55,000
Kathy Liebert325,00055,000
Men Nguyen247,000183,500
Scott Bohlman220,00079,400
Timothy McDermott170,000100,000
Greg Raymer150,000-30,000
Jack Sinclair100,000-100,000
Chris Ferguson87,000-13,000
Melanie Weisner40,000-70,000
Vanessa Kade0-125,000
Steve Zolotow0-77,000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 7:08 PM Local Time
Ladouceur Loses One

On a raised pot with around 70,000 in the middle and a board     , Marc-Andre Ladouceur first checked before his opponent bet 41,0000. Ladouceur chose to send his cards into the muck.

Marc-Andre Ladouceur90,000-28,000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 7:07 PM Local Time
Marquez Doubles Up

Ana Marquez

Ana Marquez moved all in under the gun for about 90,000 and the player on the cutoff made the call.

Ana Marquez:   

The runout was       and Marquez doubled up.

Ana Marquez180,00070,000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 7:01 PM Local Time
Zack Tumbles Down

Daniel Zack (picture from a previous event)

Daniel Zack opened to 14,000 and got called by the player in the cutoff.

The flop fell     and Zack check-called his opponent bet for 17,000.

The turn was the   and Zack checked once more. His opponent bet 32,000 and after some tank, Zack three-bet to 95,000 before facing a four-bet all in for 322,000, putting him into a difficult decision. Zack ended up calling and the players tabled their cards:

Daniel Zack:   
His opponent:   

Zack needed to hit the flush or a queen to win the massive pot, but a   fell on the river, leaving him with a stack around 215,000.

Daniel Zack215,000-39,000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 6:42 PM Local Time
Updated Chip Counts
Joao Simao1,000,000690,000
Jon Turner670,000185,000
Robert Kuhn650,000413,600
Dutch Boyd395,000-15,000
Kenny Hallaert380,00080,000
Ben Yu340,000110,000
Jared Jaffee245,000119,000
Greg Raymer180,00060,000
Stanley Lee155,00081,000
Connor Drinan120,0005,000
Melanie Weisner110,00010,000
Gorillla Gaming
Sunday, June 9, 2019 6:39 PM Local Time
Level 17 started
Level: 17
Blinds: 3000/6000
Ante: 6000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 6:32 PM Local Time
MacPhee Makes it to 700,000

Kevin MacPhee opened to 12,000, and opponent three-bet all in to 100,000, and MacPhee called.

Kevin MacPhee:   

The flop was favorable to MacPhee, coming out    . The at-risk player stood up, drawing thin to an ace with the turn and river yet to come. The runout was   , and the tournament pro and two-time bracelet winner MacPhee is up to 700,000 chips.

Kevin MacPhee700,000333,500
Sunday, June 9, 2019 6:30 PM Local Time
Lampropulos Bluff Doesn't Get Through

Maria Lampropulos

Maria Lampropulos opened to 12,000 and the player on the button three-bet to 30,000. After a minute, Lampropulos chose to call.

The flop came     and Lampropulos check-called for 20,000. The turn   went check-check.

The river was a   and Lampropulos bet 35,000. Her opponent ended up calling, showing   , while Lampropulos revealed   .

Maria Lampropulos265,000107,000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 6:25 PM Local Time
Battle Between the French

Julien Sitbon opened to 11,000 and Francois Tosques quickly moved all in for 65,000. It folded back to Sitbon who snap-called, showing   .

Tosques, holding    was in desperate shape for a double up and found no miracle on a board      , eliminating him from the tournament.

Julien Sitbon300,000249,000
Fran├žois Tosques0-65,000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 6:25 PM Local Time
Dyer Down to his Last Stand

Michael Dyer and his opponent arrived to the river, and Dyer put in a 18,000 bet from the big blind. The opponent, in the hijack, went all-in, and Dyer didn't take too much time to make the fold.

The 2018 WSOP Main Event third-place finisher is down to his final 35,000 chips.

Michael Dyer35,000-155,000
SuperDraft - Free Sportsbook
Sunday, June 9, 2019 6:16 PM Local Time
Anderson Loses One

The pot already contained around 75,000 when Calvin Anderson, in the big blind, checked and saw a bet from his opponent for 25,000. Anderson took one minute before folding his hand.

The owner of two gold bracelets still has a comfortable stack worth 740,000.

Calvin Anderson740,000176,400
Sunday, June 9, 2019 6:12 PM Local Time
Busquet Chipping Down

On a raised pot with around 35,000 in the middle already, Olivier Busquet checked from the small blind position and faced an all-in bet from his opponent for a stack worth 107,000. Busquet asked for the exact count and ended up folding his hand.

Olivier Busquet135,00028,500
Sunday, June 9, 2019 6:06 PM Local Time
Frey Building

On a flop of    , the player in the big blind checked, and Hunter Frey bet 10,000 from the cutoff. The big blind check-raised to 25,000 and Frey responded by moving all in for about 90,000. His opponent called with his last chips.

Hunter Frey:   

The   and   filled the board and Frey claimed the pot.

Hunter Frey505,000415,000
Sunday, June 9, 2019 6:05 PM Local Time
New Eliminations
Eric Baldwin0-147,600
Karthik Ramakrishnan0-151,000
Mitesh Shere0-78,500
William Henderson0-30,600
Richard Mirin0-84,400
Jimmy Guerrero0-140,000
Aleksandr Shevliakov0-111,400
Steven Firestone0-128,700
Alex Massman0-214,300
Elie Abi Chahine0-76,500
Mateusz Moolhuizen0-210,000
Paul Tong0-62,800
Dean Schultz0-42,500
David Frenkel0-89,800
Yudong Yang0-100,400
Derek Dufour0-154,600
Brent Berger00
Peter Gould0-79,200
Trygve Leite0-70,500
Julius Krewina0-157,300
Ion Godoroja0-100,700
Karolis Sereika0-145,400
Travis Lutes0-96,800
Carlos Rodriguez0-68,100
Harley Stoffmaker00
Gerald Dunn0-26,700
Jason Morman0-55,700
Eric Thibodeau0-132,000
Andrew Wilmot0-25,400
Chris Johnson0-141,000
Kelly Mccullum0-28,800
Elliott Kampen0-76,900
Steven Boren0-39,400
Florian Bordet0-30,300
Hung-Sheng Lin0-116,100
Dilip Das0-148,900
Jessy Alech0-70,700
Paul Stanechewski0-76,100
Carter King00
Luis Medina0-103,500
Calogero Troia0-68,300
Ramin Piro0-176,000
Manuel Herreragarcia0-29,500
Ying Fu0-38,500
Graeme Hibbert0-44,600
Shawn Daniels0-105,000
Michael Stembera0-35,000
Tanveer Dhanjal0-45,100
Mark Shaves0-43,500
Jon Gisler0-116,500
Yingchou Lin0-125,300
Jeremy Jagoda0-66,900
Randy Hitchens00
Harry Lodge0-179,000
Vahag Gevondyan0-25,500
Mikhail Timoshin0-90,600
Xiaomeng Shi0-185,100
Cyrille Rousset0-34,600
Noam Yahav0-40,000
Calvin Chan0-183,400
Andrzej Rogowski0-58,200
Sunday, June 9, 2019 6:02 PM Local Time
Assorted Chip Counts
Dutch Boyd410,00014,000
Kathy Liebert270,000-15,000
Michael Dyer190,000-61,100
Vanessa Kade125,00065,000
Greg Raymer120,00024,500
Chris Ferguson100,00015,000
Steve Zolotow77,000-17,900
Gorillla Gaming