We are officially closing in on the end of the first week of the WSOP, which also happened to be one fo the craziest weeks at the Rio ever. A record number of players turned out to take their shot at some of the opening events including the Big Fifty,
In the moments that followed the final river card being dealt in the $50,000 High Roller at the 2019 World Series of Poker, Andrew Lichtenberger embraced the victor before quietly leaving the stage. Britain’s Ben Heath was left standing behind an empty table, looking around the room while friends and
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In yet another blind versus blind confrontation, Bryn Kenney shoved all in from his small blind and was called by Nick Petrangelo from his big blind. The players tabled their hands, with Kenney in the lead and needing his hand to hold, which it did after the board ran out [5cAd2h6s4c]. Kenney:
Nick Petrangelo raised to 12,000 pre-flop and then Keith Tilston three-bet to 46,000. Petrangelo called. The flop came [7cKd6c]. Tilston bet 65,000. Petrangelo called again. The turn was the [4s]. Tilston fired again, this time for 90,000 and yet again, Petrangelo came along for the ride. The river was the [5d].
Nick Petrangelo raised to 12,000, and action folded around to Ryan Riess, who re-raised to 55,000 from his small blind. Petrangelo thought for brief moment and then made the call. There was no action until the turn on a board of [QsKd7s3c], which is when Riess started to bet what looked