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

Sunday, July 14, 2019 to Tuesday, July 16, 2019

$3,000 HORSE (Event #87)

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  • Buy-in: $3,000
  • Prizepool: $812,700
  • Entries: 301
  • Remaining: 0


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Tuesday, July 16, 2019 6:15 PM Local Time
Collopy's Board Rolls Strongly


Brian Hastings completed, Paul Tedeschi called and Jim Collopy raised, getting calls from Hastings and Tedeschi.

Collopy bet on fourth with    out and both of his opponents called, but they gave up when Collopy added the   to his board on fifth.

Hastings:    /     (fold)
Tedeschi:    /     (fold)
Collopy:    /    

Paul Tedeschi967,000-283,000
Brian Hastings730,000-130,000
Jim Collopy635,00085,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 6:06 PM Local Time
Volpe Doubles Through Hastings


Paul Volpe completed to 30,000 and Brian Hastings raised to 60,000. Volpe re-raised his 73,000 total and Hastings called.

Volpe:    /      /  
Hastings:    /      /  

Volpe's split eights held up for the double.

Brian Hastings860,000-190,000
Paul Volpe219,00099,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 6:04 PM Local Time
Zaichenko Bets Out Puchkov


In a completed heads-up pot, Andrey Zaichenko fired on every street to the end and Konstantin Puchkov called to the river where he laid his hand down to the final bet. Zaichenko showed he had it, revealing    .

Zaichenko:     /     
Puchkov:     /      (fold)

Konstantin Puchkov1,080,000-40,000
Andrey Zaichenko915,000145,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 5:56 PM Local Time
Albert Shim Eliminated in 9th Place ($12,535)

Albert Shim


Paul Tedeschi completed and Albert Shim raised. Andrey Zaichenko called, as did Tedeschi.

On fourth, Shim bet, Zaichenko folded, and Tedeschi called. On fifth, Shim bet, and Tedeschi called.

On sixth, Shim bet his final 30,000, and Tedeschi called.

Tedeschi:    /     
Shim:    /     
Zaichenko:    /    (folded on fourth)

Tedeschi had a ten-low while Shim was drawing dead to a jack-low.

Tedeschi found the   on seventh, while Shim improved with the   to finish with a jack-low and be eliminated in ninth place for a $12,535 payday.

Paul Tedeschi1,250,000130,000
Albert Shim0-250,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 5:51 PM Local Time
Puchkov Wounds Volpe


Paul Volpe completed, Albert Shim called and Konstantin Puchkov made it three bets. Volpe and Puchkov called.

Puchkov caught a seven and he bet, getting a call from Volpe and a fold from Shim.

Puchkov fired on all remaining streets and Volpe called him down. Puchkov showed a six-five and Volpe mucked.

Puchkov:     /     
Volpe:     /     
Shim:    /    (fold)

Konstantin Puchkov1,120,000365,000
Paul Volpe120,000-280,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 5:48 PM Local Time
Shim Triples in Razz with King Bring-In


Albert Shim had the bring-in and Konstantin Puchkov completed. Andrey Zaichenko raised, and Shim and Puchkov both called.

On fourth, Zaichenko bet and Shim called all in for 6,000, as Puchkov came also.

Zaichenko bet fifth and sixth streets, and Puchkov called each time.

Shim:    /      /  
Puchkov:    /      /  
Zaichenko:    /      /  

On seventh, both players checked, and Zaichenko tabled his     for a queen-low.

Puchkov tabled his     for a worse queen-low, and once Zaichenko scooped the side pot, Shim tabled his     for a nine-low to scoop the main pot.

Andrey Zaichenko770,00070,000
Konstantin Puchkov755,000305,000
Albert Shim250,000160,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 5:43 PM Local Time
Zaichenko Doubles Through Volpe

Andrey Zaichenko


Paul Volpe completed, Paul Tedeschi raised and Andrey Zaichenko called. Volpe called as well.

Both players picked up strong cards with each of the boards showing two to a wheel. Tedeschi bet and both Zaichenko and Volpe called.

Zaichenko and Volpe improved to three to a wheel while Tedeschi picked up a ten. Zaichenko bet, Volpe raised, and Tedeschi folded. Zaichenko reraised all in for 25,000 more and Volpe called.

Zaichenko:    /      /  
Volpe:    /      /  
Tedeschi:    /     (fold)

Zaichenko had the second nuts and Volpe needed a four, but he peeled two deuces on sixth and seventh and Zaichenko more than doubled.

Andrey Zaichenko700,000450,000
Paul Volpe400,000-275,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 5:36 PM Local Time
Updated Chip Counts
Paul Tedeschi1,120,000-100,000
Brian Hastings1,050,000-80,000
Denis Strebkov750,00010,000
Paul Volpe675,00095,000
Jim Collopy550,00085,000
Nick Guagenti540,000-130,000
Konstantin Puchkov450,000-460,000
Andrey Zaichenko250,00040,000
Albert Shim90,000-30,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 5:29 PM Local Time
Guagenti Times Out

Omaha Hi-Lo

Nick Guagenti raised in early position and Denis Strebkov three-bet on his left. Jim Collopy called from the small blind and Guagenti matched the price as well.

The flop came down     and Collopy checked to Guagenti who fired. Both Strebkov and Collopy called.

The turn was the   and Guagenti bet again, getting rid of Tedeschi. Collopy tanked for nearly two minutes and Strebkov called the clock. Collopy received 30 seconds to act but he failed to make his move and his hand was declared dead after a verbal countdown.

Denis Strebkov740,000-120,000
Nick Guagenti670,000210,000
Jim Collopy465,000-95,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 5:23 PM Local Time
Shim Folds River to Collopy

Omaha Hi-Lo

Albert Shim raised to 50,000 from under the gun and Jim Collopy called in the big blind as both players checked the     flop.

The turn fell the   and Collopy led out for 50,000 and Shim called.

When the river landed the  , Collopy bet 50,000 and Shim folded.

Jim Collopy560,00085,000
Albert Shim120,000-100,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 5:21 PM Local Time
Zaichenko Quartered by Guagenti

Omaha Hi-Lo

Andrey Zaichenko raised in middle position, Nick Guagenti called on his left and Paul Tedeschi came along from the big blind.

The     flop saw Zaichenko bet and both of his opponents called.

Zaichenko barrelled on the   turn and Guagenti raised, forcing out Tedeschi. Zaichenko called.

The river fell   and Zaichenko called one more bet from Guagenti.

Guagenti tabled      for tens up and nut low and Zaichenko got only a quarter of the pot, showing     .

Nick Guagenti460,000190,000
Andrey Zaichenko210,00025,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 5:14 PM Local Time
Top Pair for Guagenti


Action folded to Nick Guagenti in the small blind, and he raised to 50,000. Denis Strebkov called from the big blind, and both players checked down the       board.

Guagenti tabled his    for top pair, and Strebkov folded.

Denis Strebkov860,000302,000
Nick Guagenti270,000-58,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 5:08 PM Local Time
Tedeschi Shows Higher Straight


Paul Tedeschi limped from the small blind, Jim Collopy checked and they checked the      turn.

Tedeschi checked, Collopy bet and Tedeschi check-raised. Collopy called.

The river was the   and Tedeschi flicked in a bet. Collopy called one more time and Tedeschi showed the queen-high straight with   .

Collopy shook his head and flipped the   for an inferior straight.

Paul Tedeschi1,220,00010,000
Jim Collopy475,000-180,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 5:00 PM Local Time
Volpe and Collopy Chop

Stud Hi-Lo

Paul Volpe was the bring-in and Jim Collopy completed. Andrey Zaichenko called, as did Volpe.

Fourth street checked through, and on fifth, Volpe bet, Collopy called, and Zaichenko folded. Sixth street saw Volpe bet and Collopy called.

Volpe:    /      /  
Collopy:    /      /  
Zaichenko:    /     (folded on fifth)

On seventh, Volpe bet and Collopy called. Volpe tabled his     for two pair and an eight-low, while Collopy revealed his     for a seven-low.

Jim Collopy655,000-25,000
Paul Volpe580,000-44,000
Andrey Zaichenko185,000-55,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 4:57 PM Local Time
Zaichenko Slips Further

Stud Hi-Lo

Paul Tedeschi completed, Jim Collopy raised, Andrey Zaichenko called, and Tedeschi called as well.

Collopy bet on fourth with sevens out and he got two calls.

Collopy fired again on fifth and Zaichenko called. Tedeschi gave up.

Zaichenko called again on sixth but he folded on seventh, having failed to hit his six-low draw with a gutter.

Zaichenko:     /      (fold)
Tedeschi:    /     (fold)
Collopy:    /      /  

Jim Collopy680,000315,000
Andrey Zaichenko240,000-210,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 4:54 PM Local Time
Hastings Bets Out Zaichenko

Stud Hi-Lo

Paul Volpe Completed and Brian Hastings and Andrey Zaichenko called. Hastings took the betting lead and both Zaichenko and Volpe called on fourth.

Hastings fired again on fifth and only Zaichenko called, but he folded to Hastings' shell on sixth.

Zaichenko:    /      (fold)
Volpe:    /     (fold)
Hastings:    /     

Brian Hastings1,130,000243,000
Andrey Zaichenko450,000-115,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 4:51 PM Local Time
Strebkov Shows a Boat


Andrey Zaichenko completed, Denis Strebkov raised, and Paul Tedeschi reraised. Zaichenko folded and Strebkov called.

Strebkov called a bet from Tedeschi while Zacihenko folded and Strebkov checked on fifth, letting Tedeschi fire again. Then he check-raised and Tedeschi called.

Strebkov paired a deuce on sixth and he bet and Tedeschi gave up. Strebkov showed buried queens for queens full.

Strebkov:    /     
Tedeschi:    /      (fold)

Paul Tedeschi1,210,000-225,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 4:41 PM Local Time
Buried Queens for Puchkov


Paul Tedeschi completed and Konstantin Puchkov raised. Tedeschi called, and then check-called a bet on fourth and fifth streets as sixth and seventh checked through.

Tedeschi:    /      /  
Puchkov:    /      /  

Tedeschi showed his    , but it would be Puchkov's     that would earn him the pot.

Paul Tedeschi1,435,000-100,000
Konstantin Puchkov920,000150,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 4:39 PM Local Time
Zaichenko Double Bets


Konstantin Puchkov completed and Andrey Zaichenko raised. Puchkov called, and when Zaichenko paired on fourth and double bet to 50,000, Puchkov folded.

Puchkov:    /   
Zaichenko:    /   

Konstantin Puchkov770,000-72,000
Andrey Zaichenko565,0006,000
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 4:23 PM Local Time
Updated Chip Counts
Paul Tedeschi1,535,0000
Brian Hastings887,0000
Konstantin Puchkov842,0000
Paul Volpe624,0000
Andrey Zaichenko559,0000
Denis Strebkov558,0000
Jim Collopy365,0000
Albert Shim328,0000
Nick Guagenti328,0000