The 2019 British Poker Open produced 10 High Roller Champions over the course of 10 days. Some of the worlds best came out to battle it out in small and very elite fields, to prove their stock when it comes to the greats of the game. I was fortunate to
With roughly 60,000 in the middle, and the board reading [4hTh9c5d7d], Steve O'Dwyer announced he was all in for 141,500 from the small blind and pushed forward a stack amounting to 100,000. David Peters was in the big blind and sat with 102,000, and used a time extension chip before eventually
Steve O'Dwyer raised to 3,500 in the cutoff and both Matthias Eibinger and Mikita Badziakouski called in the blinds. The flop landed [Ts2d5c] and Eibinger and Badziakouski checked to O'Dwyer who continued for 3,000. Eibinger check-raised to 11,500, and both Badziakouski and O'Dwyer swiftly folded.
Matthias Eibinger raised the cutoff to 2,500 and Steve O'Dwyer defended his big blind. The flop landed [2h7c3s] and O'Dwyer checked. Eibinger bet 5,000, and O'Dwyer folded. A few orbits earlier, Eibinger took a sizeable pot from O'Dwyer when he held [7x7x] for a full house and bet the turn and river
Steve O'Dwyer limped the button and Sam Soverel checked his option in the big blind. The flop landed [2d6c8h] and O'Dwyer bet 30,000 with Soverel check-calling. The turn fell the [Ks] and both players checked. The river landed the [Tc], and after Soverel checked, O'Dwyer bet 275,000 and Soverel folded.