With the addition of Lucas Reeves to the Super High Roller, the bijou field has split in two, with five players about to be streamed on PokerGO! Full player list, Level 2: Table Seat Player TV 1 Sam Grafton TV 2 Ben Heath TV 3 Christoph Vogelsang TV 4 Igor Kurganov TV 7 Rainer Kempe 1 1 Mikita Badziakouski 1 3 Leon Tsoukernik 1 6 Luke Reeves 1 7 Alex Foxen
With the straddle to 10,000 on by Leon Tsoukernik under the gun, Sam Grafton properly opened the action to 25,000 from the cutoff. He found callers in Christoph Vogelsang (small blind), Ben Heath (big blind), and Tsoukernik (straddle.) The action checked around on [7d9d5c], so the [3d] on the turn was
Eighth to the table (and the tournament) is Leon Tsoukernik, Derren Brown-ed into Level 1 by Sam Grafton, with the magic words, "I promise you. We will not make it boring!" and proceeded to gain concensus from the whole table to play this tournament's first level with a straddle. So, an
Sam Grafton won the first two pots with little contest, exclaiming that he was now the chip leader. But he lost the third to his new neighbor Igor Kurganov. Kurganov, having just sat down for his first hand, opened the cutoff for 15,000. Grafton called from the button and Ben Heath
So far, five players have signed up with action set to get underway shortly. Numerous other players are still hoovering around but expected to sign up.
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Sam Grafton limped the cutoff and Sam Soverel called behind him on the button. Koray Aldemir checked his option in the big blind, and the flop landed [9h3sTs]. Aldemir checked and Grafton bet out 7,000. Soverel called, and Aldemir folded. The [Ah] on the turn checked through to reveal the [6d] on