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2021 52nd Annual World Series of Poker The Official WSOP Live Updates

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 to Thursday, October 14, 2021

Event #25: 6-Handed No-Limit Hold'em

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Friday, October 15, 2021 6:15 PM Local Time
Weng Continues to be Aggressive

Bin Weng opened to 240,000 from under the gun and Jonathan Jaffe re-raised to 850,000 out of the big blind. Weng quickly called and the dealer fanned the flop of    .

Both players checked to the   on the turn and Jaffe checked once more. Weng fired out a bet of 1,475,000 and Jaffe conceded yet another pot to Weng who seems to be running over the table at the moment.

Bin Weng9,000,0001,000,000
Jonathan Jaffe6,600,000-700,000
Friday, October 15, 2021 6:07 PM Local Time
Ball Forces Weng Out

Scott Ball

Bin Weng opened to 240,000 from the button and Scott Ball three-bet to 920,000.

Weng called and the flop came    . Ball continued for 200,000 and Weng called.

On the turn  , Ball bet 1,600,000 and forced a fold from Weng.

Bin Weng8,000,000-1,100,000
Scott Ball7,900,0001,200,000
Friday, October 15, 2021 6:03 PM Local Time
Weng Scoops Another Pot

Bin Weng limped in from the small blind Eric Tsai checked his big blind. The flop came     and Weng checked to Tsai who bet 120,000. Weng called and the   landed on the turn.

Weng checked again and Tsai threw in another bet of 200,000. Weng still called and the   hit the river. Weng threw in a small bet of 120,000 and Tsai quickly called. Weng flipped over    for a pair of nines and Tsai conceded the pot.

Bin Weng9,100,000700,000
Eric Tsai5,300,000-700,000
Friday, October 15, 2021 5:58 PM Local Time
Weng Check-Raises Hall

Galen Hall raised to 250,000 from the button and Jonathan Jaffe called from the small blind, as did Bin Weng in the big blind.

The flop came     and action checked to Hall, who continued for 250,000. Jaffe folded and Weng raised it up to 775,000. Hall folded and Weng took it down.

Bin Weng8,400,000800,000
Galen Hall2,100,000-500,000
Friday, October 15, 2021 5:42 PM Local Time
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Friday, October 15, 2021 5:42 PM Local Time
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Friday, October 15, 2021 5:41 PM Local Time
Break Time

The remaining five players are heading on their first 10-minute break of the day.

Bin Weng7,600,000-300,000
Jonathan Jaffe7,300,000-300,000
Scott Ball6,700,000-500,000
Eric Tsai6,000,0000
Galen Hall2,600,0001,000,000
Friday, October 15, 2021 5:37 PM Local Time
Tsai Bets Big on the River

Eric Tsai

Jonathan Jaffe made it 225,00 from the button and Eric Tsai defend his big blind.

On the     flop, Tsai check-called a bet of 350,000 from Jaffe.

The turn landed the  , and both players checked to the   river.

Tsai led out for 1,830,000 and Jaffe went deep into the tank until he eventually folded.

Jonathan Jaffe7,600,000-600,000
Eric Tsai6,000,000600,000
Friday, October 15, 2021 5:27 PM Local Time
Updated Chip Counts
Jonathan Jaffe8,200,0001,400,000
Bin Weng7,900,000-800,000
Scott Ball7,200,000-1,100,000
Eric Tsai5,400,000200,000
Galen Hall1,600,000-200,000
Friday, October 15, 2021 5:14 PM Local Time
Jaffe Stops the Bleeding

Jonathan Jaffe raised to 200,000 in the cutoff and was called by Eric Tsai in the small blind. The flop fell     and Tsai check-called a bet of 300,000 from Jaffe.

The   landed on the turn and Tsai checked again. Jaffe sized up a bet of 600,000 but Tsai stuck around to see the   on the river. Tsai checked for the third time and Jaffe pushed out a bet of 1,050,000. Tsai instantly threw his cards away and Jaffe collected the pot.

Jonathan Jaffe6,800,000800,000
Eric Tsai5,200,000-1,300,000
Friday, October 15, 2021 5:09 PM Local Time
Weng Running The Table

Bin Weng raised to 200,000 and everyone folded.

On the next hand, Galen Hall opened to 225,000 and Bin Weng called.

The flop was     and Weng check-raised a bet of 150,000 from Hall up to 350,000.

Hall called and the turn was the  . Weng bet 650,000 and Hall fold.

Weng has taken eight of the first 19 hands.

Bin Weng8,700,000900,000
Galen Hall1,800,000-1,000,000
Friday, October 15, 2021 5:02 PM Local Time
Weng Continues to Stack Chips

Bin Weng opened to 200,000 in the cutoff and Eric Tsai three-bet to 625,000 on the button. The blinds folded and Weng called to see the flop of    .

Weng checked and Tsai continued with a bet of 450,000. Weng check-raised to 1,075,000 and Tsai quickly tossed his cards to the muck.

Bin Weng7,800,0001,700,000
Eric Tsai6,500,000-900,000
Friday, October 15, 2021 4:54 PM Local Time
Weng Gets Value From Hall

Bin Weng

Galen Hall opened to 225,000 from the button and Bin Weng called from the big blind.

The flop was     and both players checked. On the turn  , Weng bet 285,000 and Hall called.

The river peeled the  , Weng bet 885,000 and Hall quickly called. Weng turned over    for jacks and eights and won the pot.

Bin Weng6,100,0001,400,000
Galen Hall2,800,000-1,200,000
Friday, October 15, 2021 4:45 PM Local Time
Jaffe Continues to Slip

Jonathan Jaffe raised to 200,000 from under the gun and Galen Hall called from the big blind. The flop came     and Hall checked to Jaffe who continued for 100,000. Hall called and the   landed on the turn.

Hall checked again and Jaffe checked it back to see the   fall on the river. Hall led out for 200,000 this time and Jaffe went into the tank for over a minute before finally throwing his cards to the muck.

Jonathan Jaffe6,000,000-300,000
Galen Hall4,000,000300,000
Friday, October 15, 2021 4:42 PM Local Time
Ball Takes Two from Tsai

Scott Ball

Scott Ball opened to 160,000 and Eric Tsai defended his big blind.

The flop was     and Tsai check-folded to a bet of 265,000 from Ball.

On the next hand, Eric Tsai limped from the small blind, and Scott Ball raised it up to 240,000.

Tsai called and they saw a flop of    , and Tsai check-called a bet of 200,000 from Ball.

On the turn  , both players checked to the river  . Tsai checked for the third time and Ball bet 1,850,000. Tsai folded and Ball took the pot.

Scott Ball8,300,000480,000
Eric Tsai7,400,0007,400,000
Friday, October 15, 2021 4:32 PM Local Time
Weng Gets Jaffe to Fold the River

Jonathan Jaffe limped in from the small blind and Bin Weng checked his option in the big blind. The flop came     and both players checked to the   on the turn.

Jaffe led out with a bet of 80,000 and Weng called to see the   on the river. Jaffe checked this time and Weng reached back for a big bet of 330,000. Jaffe wasted little time before dumping his cards to the muck.

Jonathan Jaffe6,300,000-400,000
Bin Weng4,700,000300,000
Friday, October 15, 2021 4:27 PM Local Time
John Racener Eliminated in 6th Place ($81,736)

John Racener

John Racener made it 180,000 from the button and Galen Hall three-bet to 525,000.

Racener moved all in and Hall called.

Galen Hall:   
John Racener:   

The flop came    , giving Racener a pair but Hall hit a set of kings.

The turn   gave Racener hope with a flush draw, but the river   sealed the pot for Hall.

Galen Hall3,700,0001,700,000
John Racener0-1,800,000
Friday, October 15, 2021 4:19 PM Local Time
Racener and Jaffe Chop It Up

Jonathan Jaffe raised it up to 160,000 from the cutoff and John Racener defended from the big blind. The flop came     and Racener check-called a bet of 80,000 from Jaffe.

The turn brought the   and Racener checked again. Jaffe checked it back and the   completed the board. Both players knuckled the table with Racener showing    and Jaffe having   , chopping the pot.

Jonathan Jaffe6,700,000530,000
John Racener1,800,0000
Friday, October 15, 2021 4:11 PM Local Time
First Pot Goes to Weng

Bin Weng

Bin Weng raised to 160,000 and John Racener called from the button, as did Galen Hall from the big blind.

The flop came    , Hall checked, Weng bet 225,000 and both Racener and Hall folded.

Bin Weng4,400,000420,000
Galen Hall2,000,000-245,000
John Racener1,800,000-150,000
Friday, October 15, 2021 4:05 PM Local Time
Shuffle Up and Deal

Cards are in the air as the final table begins.