Event #65: $10,000 Main Event

Feature Table Hands #36-42: Velador Gets Value With Top Pair

• Taso 33: 120,000-240,000, 40,000 ante

Hand #36: Action folded to Craig McCorkell, who completed the blind from the small. Mark Newhouse checked, and {2-Clubs}{a-Diamonds}{6-Clubs} flopped. Newhouse folded to a flop bet.

Hand #37: Bruno Politano raised to 525,000 under the gun, and Newhouse called in the small blind. Thomas Sarra Jr. came along in the big blind. The blinds checked to Politano on the {7-Spades}{a-Spades}{10-Clubs} flop, and he bet 755,000. Newhouse raised to 1.7 million, and he took the pot when both opponents folded.

Hand #38: Felix Stephensen made it 500,000 to go, and he took the pot down.

Hand #39: McCorkell opened to 500,000 in the hijack and scooped the blinds and antes.

Hand #40: Newhouse raised in the hijack and won the pot.

Hand #41: Maximilian Senft raised on the button and was called by Luis Velador in the big blind. The board was {9-Diamonds}{9-Hearts}{7-Diamonds}{3-Spades} when Velador bet 400,000 on the turn and got called. When the {k-Clubs} hit, Velador bet 800,000 and was called after about a minute. Velador's {k-Spades}{7-Hearts} for top pair was good.

Hand #42: Newhouse opened to 500,000 from an early position and won the pot.

Bruno Politano br 20,480,000 -1,925,000
Felix Stephensen no 13,440,000 40,000
Luis Velador mx 11,790,000 1,715,000
Thomas Sarra Jr us 11,340,000 -930,000
Andoni Larrabe es 10,270,000 -525,000
Mark Newhouse us 9,970,000 2,965,000
Maximilian Senft at 9,865,000 -2,320,000
Craig McCorkell gb 8,745,000 960,000

Tagit: Bruno PolitanoCraig McCorkellFelix StephensenLuis VeladorMark NewhouseMaximilian SenftThomas Sarra Jr