Kinesh Pather beats Moto Uhara in a good old fashioned Heads up battle!
They went toe to toe with the chip lead exchanging hands on multiple occasions
The Final hand Kinesh calls the 620 000 all in of Moto with K♣️2♣️
Moto shows Q♥️9♣️
The Flop: Q♠️2♠️3♠️ giving Moto the lead with a pair of queens
Turn: 7♠️ giving Kinesh a few extra split possibilities if another spade comes on the river
River: K♦️ Making Kinesh 2 pair!!! Eliminating Moto in the process
Kinesh Pather is the Big Shot champion taking home R252 000
Moto walks away with R151 200 for 2nd place
Ahmed Karrim finishes in 3rd Place
Blinds: 30 000/60 000 – BB Ante 60 000
Ahmed in the small blind limps
Kinesh Pather in the big blind checks
Ahmed bets 60 000, Kinesh calls
Ahmed checks, Kinesh with his 2 pair bets 165 000
Ahmed thinks for a while and moves all in for 650 000
Kinesh makes a quick call
Ahmed shows 9♣8♦ for 1 pair and a straight draw
Kinesh tables 10♠7♦ for two pair!
Ahmed will need a 6, 8 or J on the river to stay alive
River: 3♠ , no help to Ahmed
Kinesh now has 1,9million chips, eliminating Ahmed in 3rd place
He cashes for R100 800
Jesse Rosen Bubbles the Big Shot!
Blinds: 20 000/40 000 – BB Ante 40 000
Kinesh Pather raises to 90 000 with K♦10♠
Jesse moves all in for his remaining 242 000 with A♠J♦
Moto Uhara folds in the big blind
Kinesh makes the call
KP taking a firm grip on the hand with a pair of Kings
Only an Ace can save Jesse on the river #Barrygreenstein
KP wins the hand eliminating Jesse on the Bubble
The 3 players that make the money:
Ahmed Karrim – 1 100 000
Kinesh Pather – 830 000
Moto Uhara – 670 000
Slip up from Muhammed Abboobaker(Zubi)
Blinds: 10 000/15 000 – BB Ante 15 000
Zubi opens up the action to 40 000
Corne Van Schalkwyk calls on the button
Kinesh Pather in the small blind calls
Three ways to a flop:
Flush draw for KP, under pairs for the other two
KP checks to Zubi who continues with the betting angle, he bets 65 000
KP checks the action over to Zubi who moves all in!
KP insta calls!!!
Zubi turns his hand over, 7♦7♣
KP tables 10♣6♣ for a flush and has Zubi drawing dead!
The river is a meaningless 2♣
Kinesh eliminating Zubi
Kinesh now has 1million chips!!!
Kinesh Pather raises to 18 000 in early position with Q♠J♦
Warrick Weigand calls with A♣10♦
Ahmed Karrim completes from the Big blind
3 ways to the Flop: 6♣5♣Q♣
Each player hitting a piece of the flop
Warrick leads out for 23 000 with his Ace high flush draw
Ahmed folds, Kinesh makes the call with his pair of Queens
Warrick continues for 70 000
Warrick gives up on the river and checks,
KP checks behind
Both players show their cards, Kinesh taking down a 250 000 chip pot!!!
The Final Table of the Big Shot!
Seat 1: Muhammed Abboobaker – 143 000
Seat 2: Corne Van Schalkwyk – 438 000
Seat 3: Kinesh Pather – 164 000
Seat 4: Eben Mare – 172 000
Seat 5: Jesse Rosen – 377 500
Seat 6: Fazel Dawood – 291 000
Seat 7: Moto Uhara – 430 000
Seat 8: Warrick Weigand – 207 500
Seat 9: Ahmed Karrim – 277 500
Max Deveson, the one time chip leader, has been sent knocked out!
Max under the gun moves all in for the remainder of his stack,
He moved all in Blind wanting to try run up his short stack during the last level of re entries!
Blinds: 2 000/4 000 – BB Ante 4 000
Max’s all in is for 8 500, and gets 4 callers!
Max has 4♣3♠
Moto Uhara calls with 2♥2♦
Kinesh Pather calls with 6♥6♣
Fazel Dawood calls with K♠2♠
Corne Schalkwyk completes in the big Blind with 10♣9♣
The action checks through all 4 remaining players to the river:
Board: J♠7♦A♣ K♦ A♠
Giving Fazel the winning hand and knocking Max to the rail
The Super High Roller Champion fires off a quick bullet into the Big Shot!
Gio Zanette sits down at the feature table, and 10 minutes in finds himself in all-in action with Max Deveson
Kinesh Pather opens up the betting from early position
Gio goes all in for 72 000 on the small blind
Max re-shoves in the big blind
Gio opens A♠J♥
Max tables 10♣10♥
Flop: 8♥K♠8♣ which is no help to Gio
Turn: 10♠ locking up the hand for Max
the river is a meaningless 5♣
Gio is off to the cash desk to do a rebuy
This should be a Fun tournament!!
Max is now on 508 000
The tournament now has two tables playing,
Two more players have just walked through the doors
This one should be a good one to spin up!
Make your way down and join in on the action!
Late Registration will end around 15 45
The tournament is under way!
With last series showing that Players really enjoy a 1 day event,
This one is expected to do really well today
Joe Stegers is the reigning champion, taking home R524 160!