After over 2 hours of heads up play
The winner has finally been crowned!
Blinds 8000/16000 – BB Ante 16000
Jesse Rosen on the button raises to 35 000
Chrissy Luyt moves all in on the big blind for 310 000, Jesse makes a quick call
Chrissy shows A♣J♠ – 45%
Jesse tables 9♣9♠ – 55%
Jesse flops a 9, accompanied with an 8 and a 7,
Chrissy now has 4 outs instead of the 6 he started with, looking for a 10 and only a 10
Turn: 4♣ , Jesse has a 90% chance of winning the hand
River: ……………….. 4♠
No help for Chrissy who finishes as the runner up for R42 847
Jesse Rosen is the 6 Max Champion!
Cashing for R68 208 from the R4 000 buy in!
Well done to all players that cashed!
The lovely Lissa Szymonowicz finishes in 3rd place
Blinds 4000/8000 – BB Ante 8000
Jesse Rosen raises to 16 000 from the button
Lissa moves all in for 117 000
Chrissy Luyt in the big blind goes all in over the top, Jesse quickly folds
Lissa shows A♦2♥ – 29%
Chrissy rolls over Q♣Q♠ – 71%
The board brings no help to Lissa who finishes her first tournament in 3 years on the podium!
Lissa cashes for R29 232
Chrissy now has 726 000 going into the heads up with Jesse
Shuaib Amod finishes in 4th
Chrissy Luyt completes from the small blind, Shuaib checks in the big blind
Flop: J♠5♠10♥, both players check
Turn: 3♦, both players check
Chrissy leads for 17 000, Shuaib raises him to 37 000
Chrissy goes all in and Shuaib calls
Shuaib shows J♣5♣ for a flopped two pair
Chrissy tables 6♦4♦ for a rivered straight!!
Shuaib has been eliminated in 4th for R21 437
Chrissy Luyt knocks out Brian Diab with Pocket Aces
Blinds 2500/5000 – BB Ante 5000
Brian was short stacked and moved all in for his last 26 000
Chrissy wakes up with Aces in the big blind
Brian flops some life with a straight draw, but nothing materializes and he is eliminated in 5th place for R17 539
Yoni Lipshitz out in 6th place
Yoni limped in from the small blind and flopped a straight and flush draw against the top pair of Aces of Shuaib Amod
Yoni has J♦2♦ – 46%
Shuaib shows A♠7♥ – 54%
Not bringing in any of the draws for Yoni,
He cashes for R15 590 for 6th place
Dylan Marcus is the 6 Max bubble!
Jesse Rosen raises from the small blind, Dylan moves all in from the big blind, Jesse calls
Dylan shows A♦K♥ – 43%
Jesse opens J♣J♦ – 57%
Unfortunately for Dylan the board runs dry and he is eliminated on the bubble
Jesse now has 475 000 and a dominant chip lead
Final Table Chip Count:
1. Jesse Rosen – 327 000
2. Lissa Symonowicz – 261 000
3. Chrissy Luyt – 179 500
4. Yoni Lipshitz – 132 500
5. Shuaib Amod – 110 000
6. Brian Diab – 102 500
7. Dylan Marcus – 48 000
Players are now on the bubble!
The 6 Max has reached the Final Table!
Dylan Marcus – 48 000
Chrissy Luyt – 179 500
Yoni Lipshitz – 132 500
Brian Diab – 102 500
Lissa Symonowicz – 261 000
Shuaib Amod – 110 000
Jesse Rosen – 327 000
Only 6 will make the money
Who will bust out on the bubble?
The final 6 will make the money!
Goodluck to those still boxing in the event
Blinds 1500/3000 – BB Ante 3000
Shuaib Amod raises from the button to 7 000
Chandra Dieb and Dylan Marcus call in the blinds
Action checks to Shuaib who bets 6 000
Chandra folds, Dylan calls
Turn: 3♣ , Dylan checks the play to Shuaib who bets 12 000
Dylan instantly moves all in!
Shuaib calls quickly, announcing if you have the straight you’re winning
Dylan turns over 3♦4♣ turning two pair
Shuaib tables J♠J♦ having Dylan dead to rights
The river is a meaningless 6
Dylan doubles up and is now on 170 000