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2019 50th Annual World Series of Poker The Official WSOP Live Updates

Tuesday, July 09, 2019 to Thursday, July 11, 2019

$3,000 No-Limit Hold'em (Event #79)

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  • Buy-in: $3,000
  • Prizepool: $1,811,700
  • Entries: 671
  • Remaining: 0

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Friday, July 12, 2019 9:16 PM Local Time
Ivan Deyra Wins Event #79: $3,000 No-Limit Hold'em for $380,090

Ivan Deyra with his new WSOP gold bracelet

Ivan Deyra topped 671 entrants in Event #79: $3,000 No-Limit Hold'em to win $380,090 and become the third French bracelet winner of the summer.

Deyra defeated David Gonzalez heads-up but was made to fight for the victory, after Gonzalez had sealed three quick double ups through the Frenchman when just three players remained. However, it nearly wasn't to be for the Winamax pro as he saw his chip stack rapidly reduce during five-handed play only to wake up with pocket queens at the perfect time and hold against pocket nines for the vital double up.

With the win, Deyra crossed the $1,000,000 mark in recorded live earnings, and his gold bracelet performance comes only five years after his first recorded live tournament cash.

''I'm really proud to cross the one million, and that was a goal for me, but the main goal was winning a bracelet," said Deyra just moments after his victory.

"When I was young, I watched the WSOP on tv with stars in my eyes, and now to be here and to win it, it's amazing. It's like a dream!"

The final hand of Event #79 saw Deyra pick off Gonzalez's river bluff, with new bracelet winner holding a full house.

''I thought he was going all in on the river. I was waiting and cheering a little bit inside. He was only six or seven big blinds deep, and I was very confident at this point that I was going to win the bracelet'' added Deyra.

The French rail has been one of the loudest and proudest at final tables this summer and today was no different.

"My rail was amazing. I know these people well because I was in there for three friends before on the final table. It was my dream to be here, and now, my friends were there for me.''

Ivan Deyra
Ivan Deyra

Event #79: $3,000 No-Limit Hold'em Final Table Results

PlacePlayerCountryPrize (USD)
1Ivan DeyraFrance$380,090
2David GonzalezUnited States$234,882
3Guillaume NoletCanada$162,575
4Patrick LeonardUnited Kingdom$114,347
5David DibernardiUnited States$81,749
6David WeinsteinUnited States$59,421
7Andras NemethHungary$43,925
8Dennis BrandUnited States$33,032
9Diego ZeiterArgentina$25,278

Action of the Day

When the final six returned to battle on Day 4 with eventual runner-up Gonzalez and Canada's Guillaume Nolet dominating the chip counts. David Weinstein had the hardest job sat with ten big blinds, but the American made life difficult for his opponents and held on for over 90-minutes of play before his resilience finally broke.

Weinstein ultimately ran king-queen into pocket queens for his final nine big blinds and departed in sixth place for a career-best $59,421 cash.

As the play continued to be tight and conservative, the average big blinds fell, before back-to-back eliminations occurred.

David Dibernardi hit the rail in fifth place for $81,749 after the American ran king-queen into Deyra's ace-deuce and found no help from the board, and in the very next hand, UK pro Patrick Leonard exited in fourth place for $114,347, and his seventh cash of the series, after his king-jack failed to hold against Deyra's king-nine.

Patrick Leonard
Patrick Leonard

Day 4 chip leader Gonzalez then secured his three quickfire double ups through Deyra, which forced short stack, Guillaume Nolet, to make his move. Deyra put maximum pressure on his opponents by moving all in from the button with pocket sevens, and Nolet put his tournament life on the line after some thought with pocket sixes. Despite Nolet picking up the up-and-down straight draw on the turn, he failed to hit on the river and departed with $162,575 in third place.

Not to be deterred by Gonzalez's earlier comeback, Deyra used his chip advantage well and ultimately became the latest WSOP gold bracelet winner courtesy of Gonzalez's brave all in on the river holding five-deuce of diamonds on an eight-four-four-king-three rainbow board. Deyra snap-called with pocket kings for the full house and the French rail exploded in cheers and applause.

Another event is in the books at the soon to finish 2019 WSOP, but remember to stay tuned to PokerNews over the next four-days with plenty more action left to occur including the crowning of the 2019 Main Event Champion on Tuesday, July 16.

Ivan Deyra
Ivan Deyra
Friday, July 12, 2019 8:17 PM Local Time
David Gonzalez Eliminated in 2nd Place ($234,882)

David Gonzalez

Hand #207: Ivan Deyra called and David Gonzalez checked. The flop was     and both checked. The turn was the   and Gonzalez led out with a bet of 200,000. Deyra called and the   completed the board.

Gonzalez pushed all in on the river holding nothing but    for an airball, and Deyra snap-called with    to secure the victory.

Gonzalez was eliminated in second place and had to settle for $234,882 while Deyra wins the WSOP gold bracelet and $380,090.

Ivan Deyra13,400,0001,700,000
David Gonzalez0-1,700,000
Friday, July 12, 2019 8:15 PM Local Time
Hand #206: Walk for Deyra

Hand #206: David Gonzalez folded on the button and Ivan Deyra received a walk in the big blind.

Friday, July 12, 2019 8:12 PM Local Time
Hands #201-205: A Series of All Ins

Hand #201: Ivan Deyra called for 100,000, and David Gonzalez called. The flop fell    , and both players checked. The   appeared, and they checked again before checking for the third time on the   river. Gonzalez showed   , and Deyra showed    for the chopped pot.

Hand #202: Gonzalez called for 100,000 and Deyra moved all in which took down the pot.

Hand #203: Deyra moved all in for 11,300,000 and Gonzalez folded after 30 seconds of thought.

Hand #204: Gonzalez moved all in for 1,700,000 and won the pot.

Hand #205: Deyra called for 100,000, and Gonzalez checked. The flop fell    , and the action went check-check. The   hit the turn, and Gonzalez check-folded to a 350,000 bet from Deyra.

Ivan Deyra11,700,000600,000
David Gonzalez1,700,000-700,000
Friday, July 12, 2019 8:04 PM Local Time
Hands #196-200: No Showdowns

Hand #196: David Gonzalez called from the button and Ivan Deyra raised to 550,000. Gonzalez put all of his chips worth 2,150,000 in the middle and Deyra quickly folded.

Hand #197: Deyra went all in from the button for 2,700,000 and Gonzalez gave up and folded.

Hand #198: Gonzalez moved all in from the button for 2,500,000 in total and Deyra folded.

Hand #199: Deyra called from the button and Gonzalez checked. The flop fell     and Gonzalez checked to Deyra who took it with a bet of 200,000.

Hand #200: Gonzalez folded on the button.

Ivan Deyra11,100,000-200,000
David Gonzalez2,400,000200,000
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Friday, July 12, 2019 8:00 PM Local Time
Hands #191-195: Deyra Increases His Lead

Hand #191: Ivan Deyra called for 100,000, and David Gonzalez checked his option. The flop fell    , and Gonzalez check-called a 200,000 bet. The   hit the turn, and Gonzalez check-folded to a 725,000 bet from Deyra.

Hand #192: Gonzalez called for 100,000, and Deyra checked. The flop fell    , and both players checked before the   hit the turn. Deyra checked, Gonzalez bet 300,000, and the Frenchman called. The   peeled off on the river and Deyra checked before Gonzalez bet a pot-sized 1,200,000. Deyra thought for nearly three minutes and then folded.

Hand #193: Deyra raised to 450,000 and won the pot.

Hand #194: Gonzalez raised to 600,000 and Deyra called. The flop fell    , and Deyra checked. Gonzalez checked behind, and the   appeared on the turn. Deyra bet 875,000 and Gonzalez folded 30 seconds later.

Hand #195: Deyra raised to 450,000 and Gonzalez called. The flop fell    , and Gonzalez check-called a 200,000 bet. The   hit the turn, and the action went check-check. The   appeared on the river, and Gonzalez bet 600.000, which Deyra called.

Gonzalez instantly mucked, and Deyra picked up the pot.

Ivan Deyra11,300,0002,400,000
David Gonzalez2,200,000-2,300,000
Friday, July 12, 2019 7:44 PM Local Time
Hands #186-190: First Heads-Up Exchanges

Hand #186: David Gonzalez raised to 500,000 in the first hand of the heads-up match and Ivan Deyra called the raise from the big blind.

The flop fell     and both checked. The turn was the   and Deyra checked again. Gonzalez checked behind again and the   completed the board on the river.

Deyra bet and Gonzalez won with a bet of 450,000.

Hand #187: Deyra limped and Gonzalez checked his option. Both saw the     flop appear on the board. Gonzalez check-called a bet of 200,000 from Deyra to see the   on the turn and Gonzalez checked again.

Deyra fired a bet of 600,000 this time and Gonzalez folded.

Hand #188: Gonzalez folded the small blind.

Hand #189: Deyra limped from the small blind and Gonzalez raised to 600,000 which made Deyra fold.

Hand #190: Gonzalez called from the button and Deyra checked. The flop was     and both players checked again. The   turn was added to the board and both checked one more time. The   completed the full five-card board.

Deyra check-called a bet of 200,000 on the river.

The result of the hand wasn't clear.

Ivan Deyra8,900,000200,000
David Gonzalez4,500,000-200,000
Friday, July 12, 2019 7:32 PM Local Time
Guillaume Nolet Eliminated in 3rd Place ($162,575)

Guillaume Nolet

Hand #185: Ivan Deyra moved all in for 6,000,000 from the button, and Guillaume Nolet called from the big blind after a minutes thought.

Ivan Deyra:   
Guillaume Nolet:   

Board:      

Nolet saw Deyra held the higher pocket pair and the flop brought Nolet no joy. The seven of hearts on the turn increased Nolet's outs with an up-and-down straight draw, but Deyra improved to a full house on the river to eliminate Nolet in third place for $162,575.

Heads-up play will start shortly.

Ivan Deyra8,700,000900,000
David Gonzalez4,700,0002,300,000
Guillaume Nolet0-3,200,000
Friday, July 12, 2019 7:31 PM Local Time
Hands #181-184: Gonzalez Doubles Through Deyra Again

Hand #181: Ivan Deyra moved all in for 7,800,000 from the button, and David Gonzalez called from the small blind for 2,400,000.

Ivan Deyra:   
David Gonzalez:   

Board:      

Gonzalez once again held his preflop lead to secure a third double up from Deyra in just a few hands.

Hand #182: Gonzalez moved all in from the button and won the pot.

Hand #183: Guillaume Nolet moved all in from the button and won the pot.

Hand #184: Deyra called for 100,000 from the small blind, and Gonzalez checked. The flop fell     and both players checked before the   hit the turn. Deyra bet 300,000 and Gonzalez folded.

Friday, July 12, 2019 7:16 PM Local Time
Level 31 started
Level: 31
Blinds: 100,000/200,000
Ante: 200,000
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Friday, July 12, 2019 7:15 PM Local Time
Hands #179-180: Double up for Gonzalez

David Gonzalez

Hand #179: Guillaume Nolet put 2,910,000 in the middle which was all he had. The only person he had to go through was Ivan Deyra in the big blind and he got out of the way.

Hand #180: Deyra put David Gonzalez all in from the small blind and Gonzalez called in the hope to double up. Deyra could eliminate an opponent and start the heads-up with a massive advantage.

David Gonzalez:   
Ivan Deyra:   

The flop fell     and Gonzalez was in good shape to double up. The   came on the turn and Deyra had a couple of extra outs but he wasn't able to hit on the   river.

Ivan Deyra7,800,000-1,400,000
Guillaume Nolet3,200,000300,000
David Gonzalez2,400,0001,100,000
Friday, July 12, 2019 7:09 PM Local Time
Hands #174-178: Gonzalez Doubles But Still Short

Hand #174: Ivan Deyra raised to 1,000,000 from the small blind, and David Gonzalez thought for 20 seconds and folded.

Hand #175: Guillaume Nolet got a walk in the big blind.

Hand #176: Nolet called in the small blind, Deyra moved all in for 9,600,000, and Nolet folded.

Hand #177: Deyra raised to 600,000 from the small blind and Gonzalez called for his last 440,000 in the big blind.

Ivan Deyra:   
David Gonzalez:   

Board:      

Gonzalez held his preflop advantage after the board fell and secured the vital double.

Hand #178: Nolet received a walk in the big blind.

Ivan Deyra9,200,000-200,000
Guillaume Nolet2,900,0000
David Gonzalez1,300,000100,000
Friday, July 12, 2019 7:01 PM Local Time
Hands #169-173: Two Walks for Nolet

Hand #169: Guillaume Nolet received a walk in the big blind.

Hand #170: Nolet called from the small blind and big blind Ivan Deyra raised to 500,000. That was too much for Nolet who let go of his hand.

Hand #171: Nolet moved all in from the button and Deyra folded quickly in the small blind. Big blind David Gonzalez thought about it for a little longer before folding.

Hand #172: Nolet got another walk.

Hand #173: Nolet jammed from the small blind and Deyra folded in the big blind.

Ivan Deyra9,400,000-200,000
Guillaume Nolet2,900,000900,000
David Gonzalez1,200,000-400,000
Friday, July 12, 2019 6:55 PM Local Time
Hands #164-168: Gonzalez Shoves Twice

Hand #164: Ivan Deyra got a walk in the big blind.

Hand #165: Deyra raised to 350,000 from the small blind and won the pot.

Hand #166: David Gonzalez moved all in for 1,200,000 from the small blind and won the pot.

Hand #167: Gonzalez moved all in for 1,500,000 from the button and won the pot.

Hand #168: Deyra moved all in for 9,300,000 from the small blind, and Gonzalez folded.

Ivan Deyra9,600,000300,000
Guillaume Nolet2,000,000-600,000
David Gonzalez1,600,0000
Friday, July 12, 2019 6:50 PM Local Time
Patrick Leonard Eliminated in 4th Place ($114,347)

Patrick Leonard

Hand #163: Ivan Deyra raised to 360,000 from the cutoff. Patrick Leonard moved all in for 1,140,000 from the big blind when it folded to him. Deyra wanted an exact count and he then called by putting in an extra 780,000.

Patrick Leonard:   
Ivan Deyra:   

The board ran out       and the crowd went wild when the deuce came down on the river.

Ivan Deyra now has an even bigger chip lead while online legend Patrick Leonard was eliminated in 4th place, earning himself $114,347.

Ivan Deyra9,300,0001,400,000
Guillaume Nolet2,600,000200,000
David Gonzalez1,600,0000
Patrick Leonard0-1,300,000
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Friday, July 12, 2019 6:44 PM Local Time
David Dibernardi Eliminated in 5th Place ($81,749)

David Dibernardi

Hand #162: Ivan Deyra raised to 335,000 from the cutoff, and David Dibernardi moved all in for 985,000 from the button, which Deyra called.

Ivan Deyra:   
David Dibernardi:   

Board:      

Dibernardi was unable to connect with the board and exited in fifth place for $81,749.

Ivan Deyra7,900,0001,800,000
Guillaume Nolet2,400,000-100,000
David Gonzalez1,600,000-400,000
Patrick Leonard1,300,000-700,000
David Dibernardi0-1,200,000
Friday, July 12, 2019 6:42 PM Local Time
Hands #158-161: Dibernardi Shoves

Hand #158: Ivan Deyra raised all in for 6,100,000 from under the gun and won the pot.

Hand #159: Deyra got a walk in the big blind.

Hand #160: Guillaume Nolet raised to 360,000 from the button, and David Dibernardi called from the big blind. The flop fell    , and David Dibernardi checked. Nolet bet 250,000 and David Dibernardi folded.

Hand #161: Dibernardi moved all in for 665,000 from the small blind and won the pot.

Friday, July 12, 2019 6:31 PM Local Time
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Hands #153-157: All-in, No Call

Hand #153: David Gonzalez moved all in from the button but no one called.

Hand #154: Patrick Leonard limped from the small blind when it folded to him. Ivan Deyra sat in the big blind and he raised to 390,000. Leonard called to see the     flop.

Leonard checked to Deyra and he checked behind this time. The   was dealt on the turn and Leonard checked again. So did Deyra and the   was dealt on the river. Leonard bet, Deyra folded, and the pot went to Leonard.

Hand #155: Guillaume Nolet pushed his last 2,390,000 in the middle from the cutoff and everyone folded.

Hand #156: David Dibernardi sat in the small blind and he put his last 865,000 in the middle. big blind Gonzalez folded.

Hand #157: Gonzalez put 1,640,000 in the middle from the small blind and Nolet folded in the big blind.

Ivan Deyra6,100,000-600,000
Guillaume Nolet2,500,0000
Patrick Leonard2,000,000500,000
David Gonzalez2,000,000400,000
David Dibernardi1,200,0000
Friday, July 12, 2019 6:21 PM Local Time
Hands #148-152: Nolet Finds an Ace to Double

Hand #148: Patrick Leonard got a walk in the big blind.

Hand #149: Ivan Deyra got a walk in the big blind.

Hand #150: Deyra raised to 380,000 from the small blind, and David Dibernardi folded in the big blind.

Hand #151: David Gonzalez got a walk in the big blind.

Hand #152: Dibernardi raised all in for 2,300,000, and Guillaume Nolet called for 1,300,000 in the big blind.

David Dibernardi:   
Guillaume Nolet:   

Board:      

Nolet found an ace on the flop and held to secure the double up.

Ivan Deyra6,700,000400,000
Guillaume Nolet2,500,000900,000
David Gonzalez1,600,000100,000
Patrick Leonard1,500,000100,000
David Dibernardi1,200,000-1,500,000
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