Event 57: $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em - Six-Handed

Merson Takes Big Lead


Keith Lehr raised to 200,000 from the button, and Gregory Merson called from the big blind.

The flop came down {J-Hearts}{10-Diamonds}{4-Diamonds} and Merson check-called 225,000. The turn was the {3-Hearts} and Merson check-called 525,000.

On the river the {7-Hearts} hit, and Merson lead out for 2,000,000. Lehr tanked for a while, but eventually he called. Merson showed {9-Hearts}{8-Hearts} for a rivered straight, and Lehr mucked.

Lehr claimed that Merson could've gotten it all, indicating he had a very strong hand as well. Lehr is now down to 25 big blinds.

Gregory Merson US 11,700,000 3,000,000
Keith Lehr us 2,500,000 -3,000,000

Märksõnad: Keith LehrGregory Merson


One For Lehr


Gregory Merson raised to 160,000 from the button and Keith Lehr called from the small blind.

The flop came down {2-Clubs}{A-Clubs}{3-Hearts} and Lehr bet 300,000, Merson called. The turn was the {8-Spades}, and both players checked. The river was the {K-Spades}, and once it again it was checked.

Lehr showed {A-Hearts}{7-Clubs}, and took down the pot.

Gregory Merson US 6,850,000 -650,000
Keith Lehr us 5,050,000 700,000

Märksõnad: Keith LehrGregory Merson

Eddy Sabat Eliminated in 4th Place ($300,753)

Eddy Sabat - 4th Place
Eddy Sabat - 4th Place

From the small blind, Gregory Merson moved all in. Eddy Sabat was in the big blind and he called all in for just around one million in chips.

Sabat turned over {K-Spades}{Q-Spades}, and he was well ahead against Merson's {K-Diamonds}{7-Spades}.

The flop came down {7-Clubs}{3-Spades}{6-Spades} and Merson took the lead. Sabat did pick up a flush draw, but he didn't get there on the turn when the {K-Clubs} hit. The river was the {3-Hearts} and Sabat was eliminated.

Gregory Merson US 7,100,000 1,115,000
Eddy Sabat us Välja kukkunud

Märksõnad: Eddy SabatGregory Merson