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2022 53rd Annual World Series of Poker The Official WSOP Live Updates

Tuesday, June 21, 2022 to Friday, June 24, 2022

Event #46: $5,000 6-Handed No-Limit Hold’em

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  • Buy-in: $5,000
  • Prizepool: $4,243,500
  • Entries: 920
  • Remaining: 0


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Thursday, June 23, 2022 6:19 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 17 hours ago)
Hu Joins the Rail

It folded to Anthony Hu in the small blind who limped and three-bet after a raise from Ezequiel Waigel worth 150,000. The latter called and the flop revealed    . Hu shoved for a remaining stack around 150,000 and Waigel called:

Anthony Hu:   
Ezequiel Waigel:   

The turn the   and the river   didn't help Hu who made his way to the payout desk.

Ezequiel Waigel5,600,0001,240,000
Anthony Hu0-1,530,000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 6:14 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 17 hours ago)
Waigel Gets a Fold from Hu

Anthony Hu opened in the cutoff for 100,000 and got a call from Ezequiel Waigel on the button.

The flop came     and Hu check-called a bet from Waigel for 65,000. The turn revealed a   and Hu quickly check-folded this time after another bet from Waigel for 285,000.

Ezequiel Waigel4,360,000-690,000
Anthony Hu1,530,000-310,000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 6:09 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 17 hours ago)
Spinella Doubles Bond Then Gets Value From Alkamli

Anthony Spinella

Anthony Spinella has had a down and up last few hands.

According to Justin Bond, who doubled through Spinella, Justin limped the small blind and Spinella made it 135,000. Bond called and on the     board which had two diamonds on it, Bond check raised a bet of 100,000 from Spinella to 360,000. Spinella put Bond all in for his last 1,150,000 and he called.

The board ran out   turn and   to give Bond a straight with    versus the    of Spinella.

Following that hand Spinella then was heads-up blind versus blind against Tamer Alkamli with around 200,000 in the middle. On a      board, Spinella had bet 150,000 and Alkamli had called.

To the   river, Spinella then bet 300,000 and Alkamli called.

Spinella showed down    to win as Alkamli mucked.

Tamer Alkamli2,800,000-1,200,000
Justin Bond2,500,0001,550,000
Anthony Spinella1,900,000600,000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 6:07 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 17 hours ago)
Gostisa Chipping Up

It folded to Shawn Daniels in the small blind who completed before Rok Gostisa opted to raise it to 130,000. Daniels tanked for a minute and made the call.

The flop fanned     and both checked to go see a   on the turn. This time, Daniels check-called for 100,000.

The river was the   and Daniels checked again. Gostisa bet 300,000 and Daniels sent a chip for the call, but mucked his hand when Gostisa revealed    for two pair.

Rok Gostisa1,620,000520,000
Shawn Daniels1,400,000-240,000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 5:57 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 17 hours ago)
Pastore Busts Black

Jonathan Pastore opened in the cutoff and Taylor Black decided to shove on the button for a stack around 1,100,000. It came back to Pastore who didn't take long to call:

Taylor Black:   
Jonathan Pastore:   

It was a typical flip situation, and the board       gave the winning hand to Pastore with a pair of aces on the turn to eliminate Black from the event.

Jonathan Pastore4,850,0001,420,000
Taylor Black0-1,400,000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 5:50 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 17 hours ago)
More Chip Counts
Ezequiel Waigel5,050,000-350,000
Stephen Song4,980,000-95,000
Elio Fox3,230,0002,105,000
Anthony Hu1,840,000-60,000
Taylor Black1,400,000590,000
Jimmy D'Ambrosio1,360,000-290,000
Rok Gostisa1,100,000-100,000
Sandeep Pulusani580,000-20,000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 5:47 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 17 hours ago)
Horrific Cold Deck Busts Weissman to Hong

Joey Weissman

Jinho Hong had bet 225,000 from under-the-gun versus Joey Weissman in the big blind on    . Weissman then raised committing most of his stack and they got it in for Weissman's last 500,000.

Joey Weissman:   
Jinho Hong:   

Weissman was drawing to running quads after he flopped two pair against the top set of Hong, a nasty cooler that sent Weissman to the rail after the   turn and   river completed the board.

Jinho Hong3,850,000470,000
Joey Weissman0-690,000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 5:43 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 17 hours ago)
WSOP $250,000 Super High Roller Gets Underway

$250,000 Super High Roller

There's a star-studded field over in Paris for the start of the biggest buy-in event of the 2022 World Series of Poker. The $250,000 Super High Roller already has Phil Ivey, Daniel Negreanu and Bryn Kenney in the field as the world's biggest and best poker players battle it out.

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Thursday, June 23, 2022 5:36 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 17 hours ago)
Some Updated Chip Counts
Jonathan Pastore3,430,000550,000
Jinho Hong3,380,0001,130,000
Robert Mizrachi2,150,000980,000
Roger Taieb1,700,000140,000
Shawn Daniels1,640,000640,000
Jonas Lauck1,360,000-180,000
Rok Gostisa1,200,000-400,000
Joey Weissman690,000-510,000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 5:28 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 18 hours ago)
Huge Pot Doubles Tamer Alkamli

Tamer Alkamli

A tidal pot between Tamer Alkamli and Justin Bond, changed the flow of chips.

On a board of     with 600,000 in the middle already, Bond had just called a flop bet from Alkamli.

When a   turn came in, Bond check-jammed a bet of 420,000 from Alkamli. With Bond covering Alkamli, he put him all in for 1,430,000 total. After at good few minutes of thought, Alkamli ultimately called.

Tamer Alkamli:   
Justin Bond:   

Bond needed help but the   river wasn't it, sending a huge pot Alkamli's way.

Tamer Alkamli4,000,0002,300,000
Justin Bond950,000-2,150,000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 5:22 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 18 hours ago)
Hu Takes One to Black

It folded to Taylor Black in the small blind who accidentally raised to 245,000 from the small blind. Anthony Hu tanked before calling and both checked all the way throughout a board      .

Black tabled    and the pot was sent to Hu who showed    for a pair of jacks.

Anthony Hu1,900,000-1,600,000
Taylor Black810,000250,000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 5:14 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 18 hours ago)
New Double Up for Sekinger

Christopher Frank opened on the button and Patrick Sekinger shoved in the small blind for 1,300,000. Shawn Daniels reshoved in the big blind and Frank got out of the way:

Patrick Sekinger:   
Shawn Daniels:   

Sekinger had to win the flip to stay in the tournament, which he did thanks to a board       and he is now approaching a stack worth 3,000,000.

Patrick Sekinger2,800,0002,000,000
Christopher Frank1,800,000-720,000
Shawn Daniels1,000,000350,000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 5:09 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 18 hours ago)
D'Ambrosio Picks Off The Bluff Then Takes Down Another

Jimmy D'Ambrosio

Jimmy D'Ambrosio was on the winning side of another pot. This time he was heads-up against Tamer Alkamli at the river on the board of      . Blind on blind, Alkamli lead into D'Ambrosio for 190,000.

The pot was at least 200,000 at that point and D'Ambrosio called the bet and flipped his    over after Alkamli showed his    for a bluff.

A few hands later D'Ambrosio was once again in the mix, this time against Justin Bond.

On the turn, D'Ambrosio had bet 160,000 into around a 300,000 chip pot from the hijack versus Bond on the button, who called on a board of     

''I like the way you put that in'', D'Ambrosio said to Bond in a friendly way, referring to the way Bond called his bet.

On the   river, both players checked their option and D'Ambrosio showed down    for the winner, as Bond mucked his holding.

Justin Bond3,100,000-100,000
Tamer Alkamli1,700,000-1,140,000
Jimmy D'Ambrosio1,650,000650,000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 5:02 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 18 hours ago)
Pastore Busts Tsai

According to the table, Joey Weissman opened and Ting-Yi Tsai shoved for less than 20 big blinds on the button, holding   . Jonathan Pastore reshoved with    and Weissman got out of the way.

The board ran out       and Pastore's pair of jacks held to give him the pot and eliminate Tsai.

On the other table, Roger Taieb managed to get a lucky double up with    against    to now hold a stack worth 1,560,000.

Jonathan Pastore2,880,000590,000
Roger Taieb1,560,000750,000
Joey Weissman1,200,000-100,000
Ting-Yi Tsai0-870,000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 4:55 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 18 hours ago)
New Eliminations
Felipe Ketzer0-890,000
Johan Schultz-Pedersen0-480,000
Daan Mulders0-360,000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 4:50 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 18 hours ago)
Song Takes Out Lonis

Preflop action saw small blind, Stephen Song all in against big blind Jesse Lonis who had around 700,000 in chips. Song had Lonis covered and the cards were on their backs.

Jesse Lonis:   
Stephen Song:   

The board ran out       and with no help for Lonis' fours, his time in the tournament came to an end shortly into Level 23.

Stephen Song5,075,0001,475,000
Jesse Lonis0-840,000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 4:50 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 18 hours ago)
River Magic For D'Ambrosio Helps Him Out

Jimmy D'Ambrosio

After Jimmy D'Ambrosio had bet 160,000 on the turn from the big blind of     , Paraskevas Tsokaridis called from under-the-gun. The button was in the pot until he let his hand go and they went to a river.

The   river lead to both players checking and the charming D'Ambrosio showed down the   , which was good enough to spike the win.

''To be fair, I kinda knew it was coming'' said D'Ambrosio to Tsokaridis as they both smiled.

Paraskevas Tsokaridis1,500,000200,000
Jimmy D'Ambrosio1,000,000170,000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 4:47 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 18 hours ago)
Weissman Grabs a Pot from Lauck

Jonas Lauck raised on the button and got a call from Joey Weissman in the big blind to go see a flop    .

Both checked and a   showed up on the turn. Weissman led out for 75,000 and after some consideration, Lauck called. On the   river, Weissman sent another bet for 275,000 and this time Lauck let it go.

Jonas Lauck1,540,000935,000
Joey Weissman1,300,0000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 4:44 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 18 hours ago)
Alkami Finds a Fold from Bond

Justin Bond started the action with a raise to 100,000 on the button and Tamer Alkamlithree-bet to 390,000 in the big blind. Bond tanked for a minute and eventually called.

The flop revealed     and Alkamli continued for 260,000. It was enough for Bond who ended up folding his hand.

Justin Bond3,200,000-950,000
Tamer Alkamli2,840,000940,000
Thursday, June 23, 2022 4:39 PM Local Time (about 51 days and 18 hours ago)
Schultz-Pedersen Staying Alive After The Runner-Runner

Johan Schultz-Pedersen

After an cutoff open from Rok Gostisa for 80,000, Johan Schultz-Pedersen moved all in from the small blind for 230,000 and was called after the big blind folded.

Johan Schultz-Pedersen:   
Rok Gostisa:   

The       run out came in clutch for Schultz-Pedersen, who hit a flush and doubled up.

Rok Gostisa1,600,000-50,000
Johan Schultz-Pedersen480,00020,000