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Wednesday, June 19, 2019 12:48 PM Local Time
Cressman Sends Ivanov Into the Rail
The flop read when Stefan Ivanov pushed his last 240,000 chips in the middle, holding and got snap-called by Glen Cressman, holding for a set of jacks.
The rest of the board was completed by a and a , improving Cressman's hand into a full house and Ivanov was eliminated in 19th place.
|Glen Cressman||3,900,000||500,000 |
|Stefan Ivanov||0||-520,000 |
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 12:35 PM Local Time
Mahmood Takes From Wieland
Carson Wieland raised from the button to 135,000 and he was called by Ayaz Mahmood who defended his big blind.
The flop was dealt and Mahmood checked his option in the big blind. Wieland slowed down and he checked behind. The turn was the and Mahmood put 300,000 in the middle. The dealer announced that the size of the pot was 295,000.
Wieland let his hand go after about half a minute and Mahmood took the pot down with his bet on the turn.
|Ayaz Mahmood||2,300,000||100,000 |
|Carson Wieland||930,000||30,000 |
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 12:30 PM Local Time
Cressman Gets a Fold from Monaghan
In a three-way pot, the flop showed when Ayaz Mahmood and Glen Cressman checked in the blinds. Adam Monaghan bet 100,000 and only Cressman made the call.
The turn fell a and both players checked. The river was the and this time Cressman potted for 350,000. Monaghan tanked for some time and let it go.
|Glen Cressman||3,400,000||490,000 |
|Ayaz Mahmood||2,200,000||1,125,000 |
|Adam Monaghan||700,000||-165,000 |
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 12:12 PM Local Time
Ludlow Eliminated by Zamani
Benjamin Ludlow just got eliminated in some heavy Benjamin on Benjamin violence. Ludlow got his last ten big blinds in the middle with against the of Benjamin Zamani.
The flop was safe for Ludlow but he was left drawing to an ace after the turn was dealt. The did nothing for Ludlow and he was sent to the rail.
|Benjamin Zamani||3,400,000||500,000 |
|Benjamin Ludlow||0||-525,000 |
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 12:07 PM Local Time
Wieland Doubles on Reichardt
The flop showed in a pot between Sven Reichart and Carson Wieland when everything went in the middle.
The rest of the flop fell a and a , giving the straight to Wieland and left Reichart with 280,000 chips after the hand. Reichardt busted a few minutes later in 21st place.
|Carson Wieland||900,000||30,000 |
|Sven Reichardt||0||-1,119,000 |
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 11:00 AM Local Time
Denis Bagdasarov Leads Final 21 of Event #40: $1,500 Pot-Limit Omaha
Out of the 1,216 players who took to the felt in pursuit of WSOP gold in Event #40: $1,500 Pot-Limit Omaha, 21 still remain in contention. Each player is guaranteed a payday of at least $8,807, but all eyes are on the top prize of $298,507.
Leading the way is Denis Bagdasarov who climbed to a stack of 3,035,000 on the very last hand of Day 2, busting two opponents in a gigantic pot and become the first player to cross the 3,000,000-chip mark.
Some WSOP champions are still in the hunt for a new trophy; two-time bracelets winner Benjamin Zamani (2,900,000), Steve Sung (1,450,000) and Norbert Szecsi (665,000) will both return for Day 3 action. Ayaz Mahmood, also the owner of a gold bracelet is in the run with 1,075,000.
Day 2 started with 200 players with 183 players reaching the money after an unfortunate Barny Boatman got eliminated by Mike Matusow at the bubble. Familiar names like Matt Stout (171th - $2,248), Ankush Mandavia (168th - $2,248), Brock Parker (128th - $2,357), Jan-Peter Jachtmann (87th - $2,991), Erik Seidel (82nd - $2,991) or Steven Wolansky (50th - $5,083) all cashed the tournament but failed to find a bag at the end of Day 2.
The players will begin to play at Level 26 which features a small blind of 25,000, big blind of 50,000 and the plan is to play down to six players. There will be a 15-minute minute break every two levels and a 60-minute dinner break after Level 31, at approximately 6:30 p.m.
A copy of the seat draw can be found below. Keep it here for coverage of the conclusion of Event #40: $1,500 Pot-Limit Omaha and throughout the 2019 World Series of Poker from thePokerNewsLive Reporting team.
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 10:37 AM Local Time
Seat Draw Day 3 Event #40: $1,500 Pot-Limit Omaha
|Amazon||409||4||Richard Tuhrim||United States||525,000|
|Amazon||409||5||James Little||United States||2,575,000|
|Amazon||409||7||Nikolai Sears||United States||680,000|
|Amazon||409||8||Matthew Mueller||United States||945,000|
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|Amazon||410||1||Benjamin Ludlow||United States||525,000|
|Amazon||410||3||Carson Wieland||United States||870,000|
|Amazon||410||5||Ayaz Mahmood||United States||1,075,000|
|Amazon||410||6||Glen Cressman||United States||2,910,000|
|Amazon||410||7||Adam Monaghan||United Kingdom||865,000|
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|Amazon||411||4||Christopher Zametz||United States||410,000|
|Amazon||411||6||Denis Bagdasarov||United States||3,035,000|
|Amazon||411||7||Steve Sung||United States||1,450,000|
|Amazon||411||9||Benjamin Zamani||United States||2,900,000|