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

Monday, October 25, 2021 to Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Event #49: No-Limit 2-7 Lowball Draw Championship

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  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • Prizepool: $1,137,650
  • Entries: 122
  • Remaining: 0


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Wednesday, October 27, 2021 5:32 PM Local Time
Level 19 started
Level: 19
Blinds: 10,000/20,000
Ante: 30,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 5:30 PM Local Time
Short Break

Players are now on a short break. Play will resume shortly.

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 5:28 PM Local Time
Glaser Applies Pressure

Farzad Bonyadi raised 40,000 under-the-gun and Benny Glaser called in the big blind.

Glaser drew two and Bonyadi stood pat.

Glaser checked to Bonyadi, who bet 80,000. Glaser then check-raised to 310,000 and Bonyadi folded — conceding the pot to Glaser.

Benny Glaser2,300,000200,000
Farzad Bonyadi950,000-150,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 5:24 PM Local Time
Becker Finds a Fold

Johannes Becker raised to 35,000 from the button and Dustin Dirksen called from the small blind.

Becker drew two and Dirksen drew one.

Dirksen fired 65,000 after the draw and Becker tossed his hand in the muck.

Benny Glaser2,100,000350,000
Johannes Becker1,900,000-50,000
Dustin Dirksen1,700,000200,000
Farzad Bonyadi1,100,000-100,000
Jake Schwartz549,000-137,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 5:07 PM Local Time
Schwartz Doubles Through Bonyadi

Jake Schwartz shoved for his last 323,000 from the cutoff and was called by Farzad Bonyadi in the small blind.

Bonyadi drew one and Schwartz stood pat.

Schwartz held a rough ten and Bonyadi drew to a pair of fours — awarding the double up to Schwartz.

Farzad Bonyadi1,200,000-300,000
Jake Schwartz686,000130,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 5:02 PM Local Time
Bonyadi Pats Nine-Seven

Jake Schwartz raised to 33,000 from early position and Farzad Bonyadi three-bet to 133,000 from the small blind. Schwartz called.

Bonyadi stood pat and Schwartz took one.

Both players checked the draw and Bonyadi turned over       to take the pot.

Farzad Bonyadi1,500,000300,000
Jake Schwartz556,000-144,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 4:56 PM Local Time
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Wednesday, October 27, 2021 4:49 PM Local Time
Back in Action

Cards are now back in the air.

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 4:29 PM Local Time
Slight Delay

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Action will resume momentarily.

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 4:21 PM Local Time
Updated Counts
Johannes Becker1,950,000-28,000
Benny Glaser1,750,000-60,000
Dustin Dirksen1,500,00040,000
Farzad Bonyadi1,200,00094,000
Jake Schwartz700,000-10,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 4:04 PM Local Time
Players on Break

The final five players are on a break until approximately 4:20 p.m. local time.

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 4:02 PM Local Time
Julien Martini Eliminated in 6th Place ($54,359)

Julien Martini

Action folded around to the blinds, where Julien Martini shoved for his last 150,000 in the small. Jake Schwartz called instantly from the big.

Martini drew two and Schwartz drew one.

Julien Martini:    /  
Jake Schwartz:     / 

Schwartz peeled a   first. Martini's first card was a  , which kept him drawing live, but his second was a   — eliminating him in sixth place.

Jake Schwartz710,000130,000
Julien Martini0-270,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:55 PM Local Time
Ben Diebold Eliminated in 7th Place ($41,515)

Ben Diebold

Ben Diebold raised to 32,000 from middle position and Benny Glaser called from the button. Farzad Bonyadi came along from the small blind and Johannes Becker three-bet to 200,000 from the big blind.

Diebold shoved for 477,000. Glaser and Bonyadi folded while Becker called.

Becker stood pat and Diebold went into the tank. After a few minutes, he stood pat.

Ben Diebold:      
Johannes Becker:      

Diebold did not break the ten-seven and Becker's rough-nine held on to eliminate him in seventh place for $41,515.

Johannes Becker1,978,000597,000
Benny Glaser1,810,000-190,000
Ben Diebold0-440,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:37 PM Local Time
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:32 PM Local Time
Schwartz Ships it in

Jake Schwartz opened to 32,000 from the cutoff and action folded to Benny Glaser in the small blind, who three-bet to 132,000. It was folded back to Schwartz, who quickly announced he was all in for 420,000 total.

Glaser tanked for a bit but eventually let his hand go — conceding the pot to Schwartz.

Benny Glaser2,000,000-150,000
Jake Schwartz580,000112,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:29 PM Local Time
Daniel Negreanu Eliminated in 8th Place ($32,162)

Daniel Negreanu

Daniel Negreanu raised to 40,000 from the small blind and Dustin Dirksen shoved from the big blind with the six-time champion covered.

"You're full of sh*t," said Negreanu. "Let's go."

Negreanu put a calling stack in the middle and took out the vlog camera.

Dirksen stood pat and Negreanu took one.

Daniel Negreanu:      /  
Dustin Dirksen:      

Negreanu peeled.

"That's game," he said as he tabled a  .

Negreanu hits the rail in eighth place for $32,162 and his eighth cash at the 2021 WSOP.

Dustin Dirksen1,460,000470,000
Daniel Negreanu0-450,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:24 PM Local Time
Dirksen Forecasts the Weather

Daniel Negreanu raised to 40,000 from under the gun and Dustin Dirksen raised to 125,000. Negreanu mucked his cards.

"It's snowing back in Iowa!" Dirksen said to the table as he showed a bluff.

"If I can't three-bet that I should go home."

Dustin Dirksen990,00037,000
Daniel Negreanu450,000-67,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:14 PM Local Time
Glaser Extends Lead

Action folded over to the blinds, where Ben Diebold raised to 40,000 from the small. Benny Glaser called from the big.

Diebold drew two and Glaser took one off.

Diebold then checked to Glaser, who fired around 60,000 into the middle. Diebold quickly folded and Glaser scooped the pot.

Benny Glaser2,150,00049,000
Ben Diebold440,000-82,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:04 PM Local Time
Level 18 started
Level: 18
Blinds: 8,000/16,000
Ante: 24,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 2:03 PM Local Time
Action Underway

Cards are now in the air!