Event #15: $1,500 Pot-Limit Hold'em
Zilele:
123

Event Info

Buy-in $1,500
Fond de premiere $1,032,750
Players 765

Informaţii Nivel

Nivel 25
Blinduri 20,000 / 40,000
Ante 0

Heads Up

Allen "Chainsaw" Kessler VS Brian Rast battle it out for the bracelet

Brian RastAllen KesslerAllen KesslerBrian RastBrian RastBrian RastAllen KesslerAllen Kessler

Rast Bluffs

• Nivel 24: 15,000-30,000, 0 ante

Brian Rast opened to 70,000 and Allen Kessler made the call from the big blind to see a {6-Spades}{2-Spades}{8-Diamonds} flop fall.

Kessler checked, Rast pushed out 80,000 and Kessler played the check-raise card by making it 180,000. Rast responded with a three-bet to 390,000, and after tanking, Kessler folded.

Rast flashed his {J-}{4-} for a bluff and collected the pot.

Taguri: Brian RastAllen Kessler

Kessler's Kicker Bests Rast

• Nivel 24: 15,000-30,000, 0 ante

Allen Kessler made it 65,000 from the button and Brian Rast came along to see a {Q-Clubs}{6-Spades}{3-Diamonds} flop fall.

Both players checked and when the {A-Spades} landed on the turn, Rast check-called an 80,000-chip bet from Kessler before both players tapped the table when the {9-Spades} landed.

Kessler tabled his {A-Diamonds}{10-Diamonds}, and after Rast flashed an ace also, Kessler was pushed the pot.

Taguri: Allen KesslerBrian Rast

Rast Takes Lead Back

Brian Rast
Brian Rast

From the button, Allen Kessler opened to 65,000 and Brian Rast made the call before both players checked the {4-Hearts}{3-Diamonds}{3-Hearts} flop.

When the {8-Spades} landed on the turn, Rast led for 95,000 and Kessler made the call to see the {6-Spades} complete the board on the river. Rast pushed out 220,000 and Kessler made the call tabling his {8-Clubs}{5-Clubs}.

Rast however had him bested with his {A-Clubs}{3-Clubs} as he moved to 2,195,000 in chips.

Brian Rast us
Brian Rast
us 2,195,000 585,000
Allen Kessler us
Allen Kessler
us 1,250,000 -585,000

Taguri: Brian RastAllen Kessler

Rast Folds

• Nivel 24: 15,000-30,000, 0 ante

Brian Rast entered the pot from the button for 70,000 only to have Allen Kessler three-bet to 210,000 from the big blind.

Rast mucked and Kessler increased his lead.

Taguri: Allen KesslerBrian Rast

One for Rast

• Nivel 24: 15,000-30,000, 0 ante

Allen Kessler opened to 65,000 from the button and Brian Rast made the call to see a {8-Spades}{5-Spades}{2-Hearts} flop fall.

Rast led for 80,000 and Kessler folded.

Taguri: Allen KesslerBrian Rast

Kessler Snatches Lead

Allen Kessler
Allen Kessler

Brian Rast opened the button to 70,000 and Allen Kessler made the call from the big blind before both players checked the {6-Spades}{2-Diamonds}{Q-Spades} flop.

Kessler fired out 95,000 when the {6-Diamonds} landed on the turn with Rast making the call as the {6-Hearts} fell on the river. Kessler pushed out 150,000 and Rast made the call before folding when Kessler tabled his {Q-Diamonds}{9-Spades} for a full house.

As Kessler raked in the pot to move into the chip lead with 1,835,000, Rast slipped to 1,610,000 in chips.

Allen Kessler us
Allen Kessler
us 1,835,000 300,000
Brian Rast us
Brian Rast
us 1,610,000 -300,000

Taguri: Allen KesslerBrian Rast

Rast Receives Walk

• Nivel 24: 15,000-30,000, 0 ante

With Allen Kessler not liking his button hand, he opted to fold and give opponent Brian Rast a walk.

Taguri: Brian RastAllen Kessler

Rast Draws First Blood

• Nivel 24: 15,000-30,000, 0 ante

On the first hand of heads-up play, Brian Rast opened to 70,000 from the button and Allen Kessler kicked his cards to the muck.

Taguri: Brian RastAllen Kessler