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$2,650: Blair Hinkle Doubles Up

$2,650 Big 4 No Limit Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
$1,000,000 Guarantee | Payouts | Live Stream
Level 30: 75,000/150,000 with a 150,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 422

Blair Hinkle moved all in on the button for 1,800,000 and Alex Foxen called out of the big blind.

It was a race with Hinkle’s 7s7c up against Foxen’s As9d.

The board ran out JsTd4s8cKh and the match continues on.

Blair Hinkle – 3,600,000
Alex Foxen – 6,900,00

$2,650: Blair Hinkle Doubles Up

$2,650 Big 4 No Limit Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
$1,000,000 Guarantee | Payouts | Live Stream
Level 30: 75,000/125,000 with a 125,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 422

Alex Foxen moved all in on the button and Blair Hinkle called. Hinkle was all in for 1,525,000.

Hinkle showed AcTc and was dominating Foxen’s Th7h.

The flop was 9h9s8c, giving Foxen an open-ended straight draw, but Hinkle was still in the lead with ace-high.

The turn was the 9d and the river was the As. Hinkle won the pot with a full house and doubled up.

Blair Hinkle – 3,050,000
Alex Foxen – 7,500,000

$2,650: Alex Foxen Gets Tricky, Doubles Up

$2,650 Big 4 No Limit Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
$1,000,000 Guarantee | Payouts | Live Stream
Level 30: 75,000/125,000 with a 125,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 422

Alex Foxen limped in on the button and Blair Hinkle raised to 400,000 out of the big blind. Foxen called and the flop was Jc8s4d.

Hinkle checked and Foxen bet 475,000. Hinkle called. The turn was the 7c and both players checked to the 5s river.

Hinkle checked and Foxen moved all in for 2,975,000. Hinkle didn’t waste a ton of time in calling.

Foxen showed AhAd and Hinkle tried to muck his hand, but since it was an all in pot, Hinkle was forced to show his As3s.

“For some reason, I had it in my head that you had queen-nine,” said Hinkle.

Alex Foxen – 8,000,000
Blair Hinkle – 2,500,000

 

$2,650: Alex Foxen Shoves the River

$2,650 Big 4 No Limit Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
$1,000,000 Guarantee | Payouts | Live Stream
Level 29: 50,000/100,000 with a 100,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 422

Blair Hinkle raised on the button and Alex Foxen called out of the big blind.

The flop was 6c4s3c and Foxen checked. Hinkle bet 350,000 and Foxen called.

The turn was the 6d and Foxen led out for 725,000. Hinkle called and the river was the 3d.

Foxen moved all in and Hinkle went deep into the tank. After several minutes of thought, Foxen called the clock on Hinkle.

When his countdown reached three seconds, Hinkle tossed his hand into the muck. Foxen mucked his hand and reopened the chip lead that he temporarily lost.

Alex Foxen – 8,000,000
Blair Hinkle – 2,500,000

$2,650: Blair Hinkle Doubles Through Alex Foxen

$2,650 Big 4 No Limit Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
$1,000,000 Guarantee | Payouts | Live Stream
Level 29: 50,000/100,000 with a 100,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 422

Alex Foxen moved all in on the button and Blair Hinkle called. Hinkle was all in for 2,050,000 with Ad4s and was in the lead against Foxen’s QsTh.

The board ran out 5s4d2c3dJh and Hinkle turned the wheel to double up.

Blair Hinkle – 4,100,000 (41 bb)
Alex Foxen – 6,400,000 (62 bb)

$2,650: Alex Foxen Shoves on Blair Hinkle

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$1,000,000 Guarantee | Payouts | Live Stream
Level 29: 50,000/100,000 with a 100,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 422

Alex Foxen raised to 200,000 on the button and Blair Hinkle three-bet to 1,000,000 out of the big blind.

Foxen thought for a few moments before announcing all in. Hinkle quickly folded and Foxen opened up a significant chip lead again.

Alex Foxen – 7,400,000
Blair Hinkle – 3,100,000

$2,650: Blair Hinkle Shoves the River

$2,650 Big 4 No Limit Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
$1,000,000 Guarantee | Payouts | Live Stream
Level 29: 50,000/100,000 with a 100,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 422

Blair Hinkle raised to 250,000 on the button and Alex Foxen defended his big blind.

The flop was AsTc9h and Foxen checked. Hinkle bet 200,000 and Foxen called.

The turn was the 9s and Foxen led out for 350,000. Hinkle raised to 1,000,000 and Foxen called.

The river was the Ks and Foxen checked. Hinkle moved all in for about 1,650,000 and Foxen quickly let his hand go.

Blair Hinkle – 4,600,000 (46 bb)
Alex Foxen – 6,000,000 (60 bb)

$2,650: Alex Foxen Pulls Close Again

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Level 28: 40,000/80,000 with a 80,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 422

Blair Hinkle limped in on the button and Alex Foxen raised to 325,000 out of the big blind. Hinkle called.

The flop was QdTs2s and Foxen bet 300,000. Hinkle called.

They both checked the 4s and the Js came on the river. Foxen bet 750,000 and Hinkle folded.

Foxen mucked his hand, took the pot and evened out the chip counts.

Alex Foxen – 4,900,000
Blair Hinkle – 5,675,000

$2,650: Blair Hinkle Down to 20 Big Blinds

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Level 27: 40,000/80,000 with a 80,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 422

Blair Hinkle

Alex Foxen raised to 175,000 on the button and Blair Hinkle called out of the big blind.

The flop was Ks6c2d and Hinkle checked. Foxen bet 125,000 and Hinkle check-raised to 275,000.

Foxen called and the turn was the Kd. Hinkle checked and Foxen bet 425,000. Hinkle called.

The river was the Td and both players checked. Hinkle showed Jh6s, but Foxen won the pot with Tc2s.

Foxen won the pot and Hinkle was down to about 20 big blinds.

Alex Foxen – 8,700,000 (109 bb)
Blair Hinkle – 1,600,000 (20 bb)

$2,650: Alex Foxen Opens Up Chip Lead

$2,650 Big 4 No Limit Hold’em (Single Re-Entry)
$1,000,000 Guarantee | Payouts | Live Stream
Level 27: 30,000/60,000 with a 60,000 ante
Players Remaining: 2 of 422

Alex Foxen raised on the button and Blair Hinkle called out of the big blind.

The flop was AsAdTc and Hinkle checked. Foxen bet 85,000 and Hinkle check-raised to 175,000. Foxen called.

They both checked the Kd turn card and the Kh came on the river.

Hinkle bet 175,000 and Foxen called. Hinkle showed Jh6c and Foxen won the pot with Qs9d.

Foxen won the pot with queen-high and opened up a better than 3-to-1 chip lead.

Alex Foxen – 8,000,000 (133 bb)
Blair Hinkle – 2,500,000 (41 bb)