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

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 to Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Event #51: 6-Handed No-Limit Hold'em

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Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:38 PM Local Time
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:37 PM Local Time
Vallinas Can't Hit Live Cards

Action folded to Jon Vallinas who raised all in for a little over 300,000 and Uri Reichenstein called from the big blind.

Jon Vallinas:   
Uri Reichenstein:   

Vallinas was behind holding live cards but it was Reichenstein who connected with the     flop.

The   turn wasn't a good card for Vallinas, taking away three of his outs as it gave Reichenstein the nut flush draw.

Vallinas needed some help on the river but the   fell down pairing the board and ended his tournament.

Uri Reichenstein650,000-650,000
Jon Vallinas0-600,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:32 PM Local Time
Rosen Hits a Diamond to Stay Alive

Jun Obara raised the button to 100,000 and both Steve Rosen and Lachezar Petkov called in the blinds.

On the     flop, Rosen ripped all-in for 920,000. Petkov quickly folded and after a little deliberation Obara made the call.

Steve Rosen:   
Jun Obara:   

Obara was ahead with his pair of jacks and the   on the turn was safe. The   on the river was exactly what Rosen was looking for as he completed his flush for a good-sized double-up.

Steve Rosen2,190,000990,000
Jun Obara1,510,000-1,590,000
Lachezar Petkov925,000-275,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:31 PM Local Time
Yunis Catches a Bluff

Johnathan Holsonback bet 75,000 on the turn      and Nick Yunis called.

On the river  , Holsonback bet 225,000 and Yunis called again.

Holsonback showed    and Yunis tabled    for trip kings and the winner.

Nick Yunis1,500,0001,100,000
Johnathan Holsonback650,000-60,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:19 PM Local Time
Straight for Vitaldevara

Jonas Mackoff raised from the cutoff to 100,000 and Krishna Vitaldevara defended in the big blind.

The     flop got checked through to see the   on the turn. Vitaldevara fired out a bet of 85,000 and Mackoff made the call.

The   fell on the river and Vitaldevara led out for another bet, this time for 250,000. Mackoff went deep into the tank, and shortly after a player on the table called the clock he made the call.

Vitaldevara tabled    for Broadway on the river and Mackoff put his cards facedown towards the dealer.

Krishna Vitaldevara2,250,000950,000
Jonas Mackoff1,350,000-450,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:17 PM Local Time
Kulev Catches A Flush

Alex Kulev

On the     flop, Alex Kulev shoved for 525,000 and Jon Vallinas made the call.

Alex Kulev:   
Jon Vallinas:   

Vallinas was ahead with queen-high and his straight draw, but Kulev was drawing to a club flush.

The turn was the   and the river brought the  , and Kulev scored the double.

Alex Kulev1,325,000900,000
Jon Vallinas600,000-800,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:15 PM Local Time
Updated Chip Counts From Table 411
Jonas Mackoff1,800,000-200,000
John Gallaher1,600,000-100,000
Alan Sternberg1,200,000650,000
Radoslav Stoyanov700,00020,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:11 PM Local Time
Updated Chip Counts From Table 410
Krishna Vitaldevara1,300,000350,000
Shai Zurr900,000340,000
Romain Lewis800,000-110,000
Christian Harder750,00015,000
Georgios Sotiropoulos400,000-435,000
Nick Yunis400,000-300,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:09 PM Local Time
Updated Chip Counts From Table 403
Tuan Phan3,100,0001,400,000
Avraham Azulay2,400,0001,600,000
Rostyslav Sabishchenko1,600,000865,000
John Racener500,000200,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:07 PM Local Time
Cimbolas Bets Out Vallinas

With 450,000 in the middle on the river      , Matas Cimbolas bet 420,000, and Jon Vallinas went into the tank.

The clock was called on Vallinas and he folded right as his time was up.

"Can I see one," asked Vallinas?

"If you pay half," said Cimbolas.

Jon Vallinas1,400,000-500,000
Matas Cimbolas950,000180,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:06 PM Local Time
Grax Eliminates Park

Sebastien Grax raised all-in from the cutoff and Sejin Park called off his remaining 520,000 from the big blind.

Sejin Park:   
Sebastien Grax:   

Grax was ahead with his ace-high and Park couldn't catch up on the       board, sending him to the payout desk.

Sebastien Grax2,060,000760,000
Sejin Park0-510,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 3:00 PM Local Time
No Showdown for Rast

Brian Rast raised the cutoff to 80,000 and Rostyslav Sabishchenko defended from the big blind.

On a flop of    , Sabishchenko check-called a bet of 90,000 from Rast.

The turn was the   and Sabishchenko checked and Rast checked back.

On the   river, once checked to Rast fired in a bet of 310,000 and Sabishchenko threw his hand into the muck.

Brian Rast3,270,000645,000
Rostyslav Sabishchenko735,000-615,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 2:56 PM Local Time
Updated Chip Counts From Table 402
Jun Obara3,100,000-700,000
Matthew Schwagler1,800,000330,000
Steve Rosen1,200,000185,000
Lachezar Petkov1,200,000-50,000
Corey Wade725,000-95,000
Mark Soik660,00060,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 2:55 PM Local Time
Mackoff Sends Shapiro Out

Jonas Mackoff and Dashiell Shapiro got all the chips in the middle preflop, with Mackoff covering.

Dashiell Shapiro:   
Jonas Mackoff:   

The board came      , no help to Shapiro as he was eliminated.

Jonas Mackoff2,000,000260,000
Dashiell Shapiro00
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 2:51 PM Local Time
Obara Doubles Soik, Shoves on Petkov

Mark Soik was all in and at risk preflop against Jun Obara.

Mark Soik:   
Jun Obara:   

The board ran       and Soik held for the double.

On the next hand, Lachezar Petkov raised to 80,000 and Obara put in a stack of 2,000,000. Petkov gave it some thought and then folded.

Jun Obara3,800,000790,000
Lachezar Petkov1,250,000230,000
Mark Soik600,000365,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 2:48 PM Local Time
Chip Counts from Table #410
Romain Lewis910,000-425,000
Georgios Sotiropoulos835,000190,000
Christian Harder735,000-285,000
Johnathan Holsonback710,000120,000
Nick Yunis700,000-150,000
Shai Zurr560,00085,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 2:48 PM Local Time
Chip Counts From Table 401
Jon Vallinas1,900,000245,000
Uri Reichenstein1,300,000-360,000
Matas Cimbolas770,000450,000
Francisco Benitez720,000400,000
Christopher Andler280,000-740,000
Klemens Roiter250,000-150,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 2:41 PM Local Time
Schwagler's Continuation Gets Through

Lachezar Petkov limped in the small blind before Matthew Schwagler raised to 130,000 from the big blind. Petkov took some time and decided to put in the chips to call.

The dealer spread a flop of     and Petkov check-folded quickly to Schwagler's continuation bet of 110,000.

Matthew Schwagler1,470,000-5,000
Lachezar Petkov1,020,000-480,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 2:40 PM Local Time
Updated Chip Counts from Table 409
Sebastien Grax1,300,000765,000
Troy Donaldson985,00020,000
Sejin Park510,000-410,000
Simon Mattsson475,000-615,000
Alex Kulev425,000-430,000
John Racener300,000-335,000
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 2:37 PM Local Time
Clash of Big Stacks Goes To Rast

A big pot was brewing on table 403 between Rostyslav Sabishchenko and Brian Rast.

There was already more than 1,000,000 chips in the middle on the river      . Sabishchenko checked, and Rast put out a big bet of 925,000. Sabishchenko thought things over for a minute but ultimately folded as Rast picked up the pot.

Brian Rast2,625,000695,000
Rostyslav Sabishchenko1,350,000-670,000