6k Double Stack Champion
David “Bozo” Rosenthal!
Bozo came back from a 5/1 chip deficit heads up with Nahum Lum to claim the title and R91 738
2nd – Nahum Lum cashes for R57 657.60
3rd – Greg Mkgoatlheng cashes for R39 312
4th – Graeme Craig cashes for R28 828.20
Bozo has jumped straight into the Big Shot, as a professional poker player does!
Greg Mokgoatlheng and Bruce Flowerday get it all in Preflop
Bruce turns over pocket 2s
The window card for the flop is the 2, Bruce hits the table in celebration
The celebration doesn’t last long as the card that slides out from under it is the 6
Greg now has the chip lead with 4 players left
The final table is under way
Who will be crowned the Double Stack champion?
Ahmed Karrim is the final table bubble boy
The Final 9 have decided to bag up their chips and return tomorrow for the final table!
Chip counts and Table seating will come out later
Fazel Dawood all in Pre Flop
Blinds 2000/4000 – BB Ante 4000
Fazel moves all in for his remaining 63 500
Howard Lipman calls leaving himself 2500 behind
Fazel shows A♥J♦ – 63%
Howard turns over K♣10♦ – 37%
Flop: 5♥4♣7♥, no help to Howard
Turn: J♠, Howard can only hit one of the last 3 kings in the deck
Fazel manages to hold up and double through Howard
There are 17 players left in the tournament!!!
We join an action hand on the turn
Blinds 1000/2000 – BB Ante 2000
Pot – 37 500
Board: 6♣9♠8♥ Q♥
Golf9 checks to Chrissy Luyt who bets 13 000
Bruce Flowerday makes the call from the button, Golf9 also calls
Golf9 checks over to Chrissy who bets 20 000
Bruce makes a quick call, Golf9 folds
Chrissy shows A♥3♥, turning the flush draw then spiking an ace on the river
Bruce shows Q♦10♥ losing the pot on the river
Chrissy is building a nice stack!
Joining the action on the river
Blinds 200/400 – BB ante 400
Pot – 10 500
Board: K♠K♥9♥ 6♣ Q♣
Menesh Keshav leads out for 5 000
Alan Jung min raises to 10 000
Soyenne De Beer folds on the button
Action back on Menesh who asks Alan if he got lucky on the river?
But ultimately makes the call
Alan tables J♠10♣ for a rivered straight
Menesh shows him K♣10♥ for just how lucky he got
Action has started
3 tables are seated to start the 6k Double Stack!