$5,300 SHRPO Championship
$3,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 8: 600/1,200 with a 1,200 ante
Day 1B Entries: 508
A player raised under the gun, Leonard August called from middle position, Gary Gelman called from the button, and Filipp Khavin called from the big blind.
The flop came , Khavin checked, and the UTG player bet. August raised to 7,500, and Gelman three-bet it to 20,900. Khavin and the UTG player both folded. August thought for a while before he called.
The turn card was the , and both players checked.
The river card was the , August checked, Gelman bet 30,000, which was most of August’s remaining stack. August thought for a while before he called, and Gelman turned over for a flopped set of deuces. August mucked, leaving himself about 9,500 in chips.
Gary Gelman – 152,000 (127 bb)
Leonard August – 9,500 (8 bb)
The Day 1B field is up to 508 entries, which means the total field is up to 1,051, and the prizepool is worth more than $5.09 million, crushing the $3 million guarantee. Registration remains open until the beginning of Level 9, around 9:15 pm, and players are allowed one entry and one re-entry per starting flight.
Action will continue tonight until the end of Level 10, around 11:15 pm.