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

Friday, October 29, 2021 to Monday, November 01, 2021

Event #55: COLOSSUS No-Limit Hold'em

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  • Buy-in: $400
  • Prizepool: $3,101,670
  • Entries: 9,399
  • Remaining: 0


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Sunday, October 31, 2021 8:45 PM Local Time
O'Meara Adds More to his Stack

It folded to the cutoff who shoved for 970,000 chips left. Matthew O'Meara asked for the count and made the call quickly from the button.

O'Meara showed    for the best starting hand, facing    for his opponent. The board brought       and all the chips were sent to O'Meara.

Matthew O'Meara13,800,0002,100,000
Sunday, October 31, 2021 8:36 PM Local Time
Basin Eliminates Liebert

Kathy Liebert

Kathy Liebert shoved in early position for a stack worth around 2,300,000 and it folded to Yonatan Basin in the small blind who quickly called.

Liebert tabled    but was facing    in Basin's hand, and found no cards throughout a board       to be eliminated from the tournament.

Yonatan Basin10,000,0003,230,000
Kathy Liebert0-3,800,000
Sunday, October 31, 2021 8:29 PM Local Time
Zyrin Out-Flops Nahid

Anatolii Zyrin raised to 400,000 in middle position and Kareef Nahid ripped all in for around 1,800,000 in the blinds. The action folded back to Zyrin who called to put Nahid at risk.

Kareef Nahid:   
Anatolii Zyrin:   

The flop came     and Zyrin hit a jack to take the lead. The   on the turn along with the   on the river just nearly missed Nahid who was sent to the payout desk.

Anatolii Zyrin5,120,0002,170,000
Kareef Nahid0-3,850,000
Sunday, October 31, 2021 8:25 PM Local Time
Goindi Keeps Climbing

Abhishek Goindi opened in early position to 450,000 and a player made the call before the big blind chose to send all his chips in the middle for 1,260,000. Goindi made the call and the third player folded for the following showdown.

Abhishek Goindi:   

Goindi was in great shape to claim another pot and bust a player, which he did after the board brought      .

Abhishek Goindi14,800,0001,600,000
Sunday, October 31, 2021 8:23 PM Local Time
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Sunday, October 31, 2021 8:18 PM Local Time
Level 30 started
Level: 30
Blinds: 100,000/200,000
Ante: 200,000
Sunday, October 31, 2021 7:16 PM Local Time
Dinner Break

The remaining players are going on a 60-minute dinner break and will return at 8:16 p.m. local time.

Sunday, October 31, 2021 7:15 PM Local Time
Richards Can't Hold with Queens This Time

Mikhaile Richards was facing an all-in for 2,255,000 in middle position and she woke up with a premium holding. Richards called to put her opponent at risk and had him in dire straits.

Mikhaile Richards:   

The flop of     looked promising for Richards who was looking to scoop another monster pot with pocket queens. However, the   on the turn gave her opponent a set of sixes and he filled up on the   river.

Richards was left with just 150,000 after the hand and found herself at the payout desk just moments later.

Mikhaile Richards0-1,550,000
Sunday, October 31, 2021 7:14 PM Local Time
Three Barrel Pot for Flowers

Frankie Flowers

Frankie Flowers limped under the gun and the player next to him three-bet to 350,000. Inkyu Choi called in the cutoff and so did Flowers.

The flop revealed     and Flowers led out for 350,000. Only the player next to him made the call. When the   paired the board on the turn, Flowers sent another bet for 350,000 and it was called once more.

The river was the   and Flowers sent a last bet for 275,000. His opponent called with    but the pot went to Flowers who had    for a pair of tens.

Frankie Flowers4,200,0002,530,000
Inkyu Choi3,500,0003,103,000
Sunday, October 31, 2021 7:11 PM Local Time
O'Meara Leads the Way
Matthew O'Meara11,700,00011,583,000
Brandon Cashwell10,270,0009,947,000
Michael Lee9,230,0005,160,000
Abhishek Goindi8,300,000-600,000
Timothy Miles8,300,0005,000,000
Yonatan Basin6,770,0006,210,000
Timothy Vance5,830,0005,227,000
Sunday, October 31, 2021 7:01 PM Local Time
Ashdown Sends Wilson Out

Brock Wilson was all in for his last 220,000 and it was called by the small blind and Harrison Ashdown in the big blind. The flop came     and the small blind check-folded after Ashdown bet 200,000.

Brock Wilson:   
Harrison Ashdown:   

Ashdown had hit trips and Wilson made his way to the payout desk after the   turn and   river completed the board.

Harrison Ashdown2,700,000675,000
Brock Wilson0-395,000
Sunday, October 31, 2021 6:57 PM Local Time
Apter Gets a Halloween Treat

Brett Apter raised it up from the cutoff and the big blind ripped all in for around 1,400,000. Apter quickly called and received good news when the cards were tabled.

Big Blind:   
Brett Apter:   

The flop came     and Apter all but sealed the deal with trip queens. The   on the turn left his opponent drawing dead to the   on the river.

Brett Apter5,450,0004,925,000
Sunday, October 31, 2021 6:47 PM Local Time
Nguyen Increases his Stack

All the chips went in the middle preflop between Hoan Nguyen and his opponent with a small stack.

Nguyen had the best hand with   , versus    for his opponent, and took down the pot after the board brought no surprises with      .

Hoan Nguyen3,680,0003,548,000
Sunday, October 31, 2021 6:37 PM Local Time
Level 29 started
Level: 29
Blinds: 80,000/160,000
Ante: 160,000
Sunday, October 31, 2021 6:37 PM Local Time
Zyrin Four-Flushes Flowers

Anatolii Zyrin

Frankie Flowers raised it up to 250,000 and Anatolii Zyrin shipped all in for 1,440,000. Flowers asked for a count and gave it some thought before making the call.

Anatolii Zyrin:   
Frankie Flowers:   

Flowers was in a dominating position heading to the flop of    . The   on the turn gave Zyrin a straight and flush draw and he managed to spike the   on the river to make his flush and double up.

Anatolii Zyrin2,950,0001,100,000
Frankie Flowers1,670,000-4,290,000
Sunday, October 31, 2021 6:36 PM Local Time
Zehr Keeps Climbing

Jerry Zehr opened and a player moved all in for a stack worth 2,600,000. It folded back to Zehr who tossed a chip in the middle for the call and the players revealed their cards.

Jerry Zehr:   

Zehr's opponent was in desperate shape to win the hand, and busted after the board fell      .

Zehr, a recently retired minister, has been playing poker for over 20 years, and is looking to make a nice deep run with a stack worth over 7 million chips.

Jerry Zehr7,500,0006,927,000
Sunday, October 31, 2021 6:30 PM Local Time
Cohen and Kubi Clash Again

Elad Kubi opened to 280,000 and saw a three-bet from Avi Cohen next to him for 720,000. Kubi tanked a minute and chose to call.

Both players checked throught a board      and a   paired the board on the river. Kubi led out for 400,000 and was quickly called by Cohen. Kubi instantly mucked his cards and Cohen just showed a  .

Elad Kubi6,600,0004,100,000
Avi Cohen4,060,000-180,000
Sunday, October 31, 2021 6:18 PM Local Time
MacKinnon Knocks Out Two

DJ MacKinnon opened to 250,000 in early position and John Zentner put the last of his 270,000 chips in the middle from middle position. The button also shipped all in for just under 700,000 and MacKinnon called to put both players at risk.

John Zentner:   
DJ MacKinnon:   

MacKinnon had both players covered and held the best hand. The board ran out       and MacKinnon held on for the double knockout.

DJ MacKinnon4,760,0004,449,000
John Zentner0-236,000
Sunday, October 31, 2021 6:17 PM Local Time
Recent Eliminations
Thi Truong0-1,200,000
Jean-Francois Alexandre0-3,450,000
Jeon Griffin0-1,880,000
Garrett Greer0-800,000
Sunday, October 31, 2021 6:14 PM Local Time
Kulbe Scores a Double Knock Out

Jonathan Keating moved all in for his last 865,000 and Benjamin Dalton reshoved behind for 1,030,000. It folded to Lucas Kulbe who called on the button and the rest of the players quickly folded.

Jonathan Keating:   
Benjamin Dalton:   
Lucas Kulbe:   

Kulbe was in good position to bust two players in one hand, which he did after the dealer revealed a board of      .

Lucas Kulbe7,600,0007,440,000
Jonathan Keating0-485,000
Benjamin Dalton0-545,000