Tuesday, June 18, 2019 10:08 PM Local Time
Level 38 started
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 9:57 PM Local Time
Hands #55-60: Bognanni Starts Three-Betting
Hand #55: Robert Mitchell received a walk.
Hand #56: Mitchell raised to 1,500,000 on the button and Axel Hallay called. The flop was and Mitchell's continuation bet of 1,000,000 did the trick.
Hand #57: Marco Bognanni limped in on the button, Hallay completed and Mitchell checked for a family pot. The flop came down and all players checked.
The came on the turn and Hallay led out for 1,200,000, enough to win the hand on the spot.
Hand #58: Hallay raised to 1,200,000 on the button and Mitchell folded. Bognanni three-bet to 4,100,000 from the big blind and won the hand, accompanied by a roar from the slowly increasing Italian crowd.
Hand #59: Mitchell raised to 1,500,000 on the button and another three-bet from Bognanni, this time to 4,700,000 from the small blind. Mitchell wanted to see a flop and called in position.
The flop was and Bognanni opted to check. Mitchell checked behind. The turn brought the and Bognanni bet 3,200,000. Mitchell folded to move the Italian closer to the top spot.
Hand #60: Limp from Bognanni on the button and Mitchell checked. The flop saw two checks. The turn was the , 700,000 from Mitchell and a call from Bognanni. Mitchell bet 800,000 on the river and Bognanni gave it up.
|Robert Mitchell||43,800,000||-1,000,000 |
|Marco Bognanni||35,700,000||4,000,000 |
|Axel Hallay||32,900,000||-3,000,000 |
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 9:55 PM Local Time
Francois Evard Eliminated in 4th Place ($99,752)
Hand #54: After Axel Hallay raised it up to 1.2 million, Francois Evard then three-bet shoved for his last 4.8 million. When action folded back around to Hallay he made the call.
Evard was racing for his tournament life and unfortunately, he lost the race after the board ran out to send him to the rail in fourth place after an amazing run.
|Robert Mitchell||44,800,000||4,700,000 |
|Axel Hallay||35,900,000||4,500,000 |
|Marco Bognanni||31,700,000||-2,000,000 |
|Francois Evard||0||-7,200,000 |
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 9:49 PM Local Time
Hands #50-53: Bognanni Getting Busy
Hand #50: Marco Bognanni called, Francois Evard called from his small blind, Robert Mitchell checked his option in the big blind, and the three players saw a flop of . After Evard and Mitchell both checked, Bognanni bet 600,000, which only got a call from Mitchell. Both players checked the turn, and after Mitchell checked the river, Bognanni bet 2.1 million, which got a check-fold from Mitchell.
Hand #51: Evard limped and when Bognanni raised it up to 6.6 million, which was enough to put Evard all in, Evard mucked his hand.
Hand #52: Bognanni raised to 1.8 million, which was enough to steal the blinds and antes.
Hand #53: Mitchell raised it 1.4 million and Bognanni made the call. Mitchell continued for 2.1 million on the flop, which Bognanni called. After Bognanni again called Mitchell's 3 million bet on the turn, both players checked the river. Mitchell tabled and took down the pot.
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 9:27 PM Local Time
Hands #43-49: Mitchell Tests Evard
Hand #43: Walk for Marco Bognanni.
Hand #44: Bognanni completed the small blind and Axel Hallay checked his option. The flop came down and Bognanni check-called 1,100,000 from Hallay.
The turn was the and after a check from Bognanni, it was Hallay who ramped it up to 3,000,000. Bognanni slid in another call.
The came down on the river and Bognanni followed with a third check. Hallay checked behind rapidly, rolling over . Bognanni won the hand with .
Hand #45 Bognanni raised to 1,400,000 on the button and won the hand.
Hand #46 Bognanni raised to 1,400,000 under the gun and won another pot uncontested.
Hand #47: Francois Evard shoved all in for 10,200,000 on the button and won the hand.
Hand #48: Bognanni raised to 1,800,000 in the small blind, Hallay three-bet to 5,000,000 and Bognanni folded.
Hand #49: Robert Mitchell raised to 1,200,000 first to act and Evard called in the big blind. The flop was and Evard check-called 700,000 from Mitchell.
The on the turn brought a second flush draw as well as four to a straight. Evard checked, Mitchell bet 2,000,000, and Evard called after some thought.
The river paired the board with the . Evard checked and Mitchell emptied the clip with a rapid all in shove for Evard's final 7,200,000. The Swiss gave it up after twenty seconds.
|Robert Mitchell||40,100,000||3,300,000 |
|Marco Bognanni||33,700,000||5,300,000 |
|Axel Hallay||31,400,000||-4,100,000 |
|Francois Evard||7,200,000||-4,500,000 |
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 9:21 PM Local Time
Benjamin Underwood Eliminated in 5th Place ($74,435)
Hand #42: After Marco Bognanni limped and Robert Mitchell called from his small blind, Benjamin Underwood checked his option from the big blind. After all three players checked the turn on a board reading , Mitchell checked again and Underwood put out a bet of 900,000, which got a call from Bognanni and a fold from Mitchell,
On the river Underwood led out again, this time for 3 million, and was met with a raise to 5.2 million from Bognanni, which would put Underwood all in if he made the call, which he did.
Underwood had turned the straight, but unfortunately for him, he was drawing dead to Bognanni's flopped full house. Amazingly, this was Underwood's 2nd final table in two weeks. He previously finished in 4th place in Event #9: $600 No-Limit Hold'em Deepstack at this year's WSOP.
|Robert Mitchell||36,800,000||-300,000 |
|Axel Hallay||35,500,000||-100,000 |
|Marco Bognanni||28,400,000||7,900,000 |
|Francois Evard||11,700,000||-300,000 |
|Benjamin Underwood||0||-7,300,000 |
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 9:10 PM Local Time
Hands #41: Mitchell Walks Again
Hand #41: Everyone folded around to Robert Mitchell in the big blind.
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 9:01 PM Local Time
Level 37 started
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 8:45 PM Local Time
The players are on a 15-minute break.
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 8:45 PM Local Time
Hands #36-40: Hallay in Action
Hand #36: Axel Hallay raised to 1,000,000 on the button and Robert Mitchell defended the big blind. The flop was and Mitchell decided to lead out for 1,200,000. Hallay raised to 3,500,000 and Mitchell folded.
Hand #37: Hallay raised to 1,200,000 from the cutoff and Benjamin Underwood defended from a 12 big blind stack. The flop was and went check/check. The turn got checked as well. The river was the and Underwood bet 1,200,000. Hallay gave it up.
Hand #38: Mitchell raised to 1,000,000 on the button and Marco Bognanni bought a flop from the big blind. The dealer spread out and Bognanni check-called 800,000 from Mitchell. The turn and saw both players check.
The river was the and again two checks. Bognanni's high hand was good enough to win.
Hand #39: Bognanni completed the small blind and Hallay checked. On the flop Bognanni check-called 500,000 from Hallay. The turn paired the board with the and brought two checks. Another pair on the river brought two more checks, and Bognanni revealed a deceptively played to win.
Hand #40: Mitchell made it 1,200,000 from under the gun and Francois Evard called the big blind. The flop saw two checks. Turn , two more checks. River , another two checks. Mitchell won it with .
|Robert Mitchell||37,100,000||-2,900,000 |
|Axel Hallay||35,600,000||0 |
|Marco Bognanni||20,500,000||3,600,000 |
|Francois Evard||12,000,000||-2,000,000 |
|Benjamin Underwood||7,300,000||1,200,000 |
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 8:38 PM Local Time
Hands #31-35: Mitchell the Most Active
Hand #31: Robert Mitchell got a walk.
Hand #32: After action folded around to Mitchell in his small blind, he raised it to 1.6 million and took Benjamin Underwood's blind and ante.
Hand #33: Mitchell raised to 1.1 million and Bognanni defended his blind. Both players checked through to the river on a , and after Bognanni checked a third time Mitchell put out a bet of 700,000. Bognanni thought it out for about 30 seconds before he made the call but then mucked when Mitchell showed down for the winner.
Hand #34: It was Axel Hallay's turn to get a walk.
Hand #35: Bognanni called from the button, Hallay called from his small blind and Evard checked his option in the big blind. After the players checked the flop, Hallay then led out for 1.1 million on the turn, getting folds from Evard and Bognanni.
|Robert Mitchell||40,000,000||3,800,000 |
|Axel Hallay||35,600,000||1,800,000 |
|Marco Bognanni||16,900,000||-3,000,000 |
|Francois Evard||14,000,000||-1,200,000 |
|Benjamin Underwood||6,100,000||-1,200,000 |
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 8:18 PM Local Time
Hands #25-30: Underwood Shoves Twice
Hand #25: Benjamin Underwood shoved all in for 6,050,000 from the cutoff and got it though.
Hand #26: Marco Bognanni raised to 1,200,000 from under the gun and won the hand.
Hand #27: Francois Evard limped the button, Robert Mitchell completed the small blind and Underwood checked. The flop saw three checks. Turn was the and after two checks, Evard bet 650,000. It was enough to take it down.
Hand #28: Underwood shoved for 6,300,000 in the small blind and Bognanni folded the big blind.
Hand #29: Bognanni made it 1,600,000 in the small blind to take it down.
Hand #30: Mitchell raised to 1,100,000 first to act and Evard came in from the big blind. The flop was and saw two checks. The turn brought the and Evard check-folded to an 800,000 bet from Mitchell.
|Robert Mitchell||36,200,000||400,000 |
|Axel Hallay||33,800,000||-1,500,000 |
|Marco Bognanni||19,900,000||1,200,000 |
|Francois Evard||15,200,000||-1,400,000 |
|Benjamin Underwood||7,300,000||1,200,000 |
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 8:13 PM Local Time
Hands #20-24: Starting to Mix It Up a Little
Hand #20: Robert Mitchell raised to 1.1 million and was called by Francois Evard from his big blind. After both players checked through to the turn on a board of , Evard then bet out 925,000 and Mitchell folded.
Hand #21: Benjamin Underwood shoved all in and everyone folded.
Hand #22: Axel Hallay raised it up to 1 million and took down the blinds and ante.
Hand #23: Underwood went all in again and once again no one called.
Hand #24: Mitchell raised to 1.1 million and was called by Marco Bognanni from his small blind. After Bognanni check-called the 800,000 bet from Mitchell on the flop, both players checked the turn. Bognanni then checked the river, and after Mitchell bet 1.2 million, Bognanni tank-folded.
|Robert Mitchell||35,800,000||500,000 |
|Axel Hallay||35,300,000||0 |
|Marco Bognanni||18,700,000||-2,900,000 |
|Francois Evard||16,600,000||1,100,000 |
|Benjamin Underwood||6,100,000||1,300,000 |
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 7:56 PM Local Time
Level 36 started
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 7:55 PM Local Time
Hands #15-19: Mitchell Squeezes, Hallay Barrels
Hand #15: Axel Hallay limped in from the small blind and Francois Evard checked. The flop came down where Hallay bet 400,000 and Evard took twenty seconds before folding.
The blinds moved up to 250,000/500,000 after this hand.
Hand #16: Hallay raised to 1,000,000 on the button and won the hand.
Hand #17: Marco Bognanni raised to 1,200,000 from under the gun and Evard called on the button. Robert Mitchell three-bet to 4,500,000 from the small blind, which got rid of both Bognanni and Evard.
Hand #18: Hallay raised to 1,000,000 from under the gun and Bognanni called from the big blind. Both of them checked the flop in succession.
The turn brought the and two more checks followed. The river was the and once again, two checks. Bognanni won it with for a straight.
Hand #19: Bognanni limped in from the small blind, Hallay bumped it to 1,800,000 in the big blind and the Italian peeled a flop. It came and Bognanni checked. Hallay kept the aggression up with a bet of 2,000,000 which Bognanni called.
The turn was the and Bognanni checked a second time. Hallay now bet 4,000,000 and Bognanni finally waved the white flag.
|Axel Hallay||35,300,000||4,000,000 |
|Robert Mitchell||35,300,000||2,400,000 |
|Marco Bognanni||21,600,000||-5,900,000 |
|Francois Evard||15,500,000||-2,200,000 |
|Benjamin Underwood||4,800,000||-1,300,000 |
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 7:53 PM Local Time
Kamel Mokhammad Eliminated in 6th Place ($56,019)
Hand #14: A short-stacked Kamel Mokhammad moved all in for his last remaining chips and was called by Robert Mitchell.
Mokhammad had two live cards and got some additional outs by the turn on the board, but unfortunately the river was not one of them and he was the first player eliminated from the live-streamed final table.
|Robert Mitchell||32,900,000||7,200,000 |
|Axel Hallay||31,300,000||2,300,000 |
|Marco Bognanni||27,500,000||800,000 |
|Francois Evard||17,700,000||-1,600,000 |
|Benjamin Underwood||6,100,000||-1,400,000 |
|Kamel Mokhammad||0||-3,400,000 |
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 7:44 PM Local Time
Hands #11-13: Just a Little Action
Hand #11: Robert Mitchell got a walk in his big blind.
Hand #12: Axel Hallay raised to 800,000 and Benjamin Underwood called from his big blind. Underwood then check-folded after Hallay continued for 400,000 on the flop.
Hand #13: Francois Evard raised to 8000,000 and got called by Mitchell and Marco Bognanni from his big blind. After Bognanni checked the flop Evard continued for 725,000 and got a call from Mitchell but Bognanni check-folded. Both players checked the turn, and after Evard checked the river, Mitchell bet 850,000 and took down the pot.
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 7:26 PM Local Time
Hands #5-10: Mokhammad Chops the Lesser Hand
Hand #5: Kamel Mokhammad open-shoved from the small blind for 4,530,000. Robert Mitchell looked at his cards and snap-called in the big blind.
The flop came down to give Mokhammad extra hope with a straight draw. The on the turn added split outs and the river chopped it up.
Hand #6: Francois Evard limped in from the cutoff and Benjamin Underwood checked his option. The flop was and Evard bet 725,000. Underwood called the bet. The turn brought the and both players checked.
Underwood checked the on the river and Evard checked as well. He showed the to win the hand.
Hand #7: Underwood limped in from the small blind and Marco Bognanni checked. Underwood bet 500,000 on the flop and the Italian called. Underwood kept it up with a 725,000-bet on the turn and Bognanni called once more,
The river was the and both players checked. Underwood won it with the .
Hand #8: Underwood made it 850,000 to go on the button and Axel Hallay defended. The flop saw both players check. The turn brought the and once again, no betting action.
Hallay fired for 2,000,000, around pot, on the river and Underwood called after some thought, but he couldn't defeat Hallay's for queens and tens.
Hand #9: Hallay limped the small blind and Evard checked. The flop was and Hallay won it with a bet of 400,000.
Hand #10: Bognanni made it 900,000 from the cutoff and Mokhammad called the big blind. The flop was , where Bognanni took it with a bet of 600,000.
|Axel Hallay||29,000,000||3,000,000 |
|Marco Bognanni||26,700,000||-1,600,000 |
|Robert Mitchell||25,700,000||-400,000 |
|Francois Evard||19,300,000||800,000 |
|Benjamin Underwood||7,500,000||-2,300,000 |
|Kamel Mokhammad||3,400,000||-1,100,000 |
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 7:10 PM Local Time
Hands #1-4: Evard Doubles Through Mitchell
Hand #1: Marco Bognanni got a walk in his big blind.
Hand #2: Robert Mitchell raised to 850,000 and took down the blinds and antes. He flashed .
Hand #3: Kamel Mokhammad went all in and got no callers.
Hand #4: Mitchell raised to 875,000 and was called by Bognanni, Francois Evard then three-bet shoved. With action back on Mitchell he four-bet shoved and Bognanni folded.
The board ran out , which gave Evard the double-up.
|Marco Bognanni||28,300,000||-825,000 |
|Robert Mitchell||26,100,000||-7,425,000 |
|Axel Hallay||26,000,000||-2,200,000 |
|Francois Evard||18,500,000||8,275,000 |
|Benjamin Underwood||9,800,000||-1,000,000 |
|Kamel Mokhammad||4,500,000||175,000 |
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 6:58 PM Local Time
Shuffle Up and Deal
After a prolonged delay to accommodate for the stream, cards are now in the air for the final six of Event #37: $800 No-Limit Hold'em Deepstack.