2018 LHPO Live Updates

Event 22: Daniel Saffer – 8th Place ($1,803)

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 24: 12,000/24,000 with a 4,000 ante
Players Remaining 7 of 683

Daniel Saffer

Emanuel Ibarry Quionez raised all in from middle position for about 980,000, and Daniel Saffer called all in for about 820,000 from the cutoff.

Ibarry Quinonez showed [As][Ad], and Saffer dipped his head to the felt as he turned over [Kh][Kd].

The board ran out [Qd][7h][2d][8h][5h], no help to Saffer ending his tournament in eighth place for $1,803.

Emanuel Ibarry Quinonez – 1,870,000 (78 bb)
Daniel  Saffer – Eliminated

Event 22: Steven Touitou – 9th Place ($1,311)

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 24: 12,000/24,000 with a 4,000 ante
Players Remaining 8 of 683

Steven Touitou

Steven Touitou raised all in for about 190,000 from the button, and Carlos Torres Vasquez called from the big blind.

Touitou: [Qd][5d]
Torres Vasquez: [Qs][8s]

The board came down [9d][6d][4c][10c][2c], safe for Torres Vasquez to eliminate Touitou in ninth place for $1,311.

Carlos Torres Vasquez – 1,180,000 (49 bb)
Steven Touitou – Eliminated

Event 22: Michael Johnson – 10th Place ($984)

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 24: 12,000/24,000 with a 4,000 ante
Players Remaining 9 of 683

David Dohner raised to 75,000 from the button, Michael Johnson reraised all in from the big blind for about 320,000, and Dohner called.

Dohner: [As][10s]
Johnson: [Ac][9s]

The board came down [Ah][4c][3d][Jd][6h], no help to Johnson, ending his tournament in 10th place for $984.

David Dohner – 1,360,000 (57 bb)
Michael Johnson – Eliminated

Event 22: Final Table Lineup

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 24: 12,000/24,000 with a 4,000 ante
Players Remaining 10 of 683

Final Table at Nine Players

Seat 1: Robert Leff – 460,000 (19 bb)
Seat 2: Matan Yehudai – 1,350,000 (56 bb)
Seat 3: Karen Cleveland – 315,000 (13 bb)
Seat 4: David Dohner – 960,000 (40 bb)
Seat 5: Emanuel Ibarry Quinonez – 1,000,000 (42 bb)
Seat 6: Michael Johnson – 340,000 (14 bb)
Seat 7: Hector Lopez – 390,000 (16 bb)
Seat 8: Steven Touitou – 230,000 (10 bb)
Seat 9: Daniel Saffer – 860,000 (36 bb)
Seat 10: Carlos Torres Vasquez – 990,000 (41 bb)

Event 22: David Shmuel – 11th Place ($984)

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 24: 12,000/24,000 with a 4,000 ante
Players Remaining 10 of 683

David Shmuel was all in for about 415,000 from the cutoff with [Js][Jd], racing with Emanuel Ibarry Quinonez’s [Ad][Ks] on the button.

The board came down [As][Qh][9d][7d][6c], giving  Ibarry Quinonez a pair of aces to eliminate Shmuel in 11th place for $984.

Emanuel Ibarry Quinonez – 1,000,000
David Shmuel – Eliminated

Recent Eliminations:
12th: Michael Pitcher – $984

Event 22: Yigal Hen – 13th Place ($779)

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 23: 10,000/20,000 with a 3,000 ante
Players Remaining 12 of 683

Michael Johnson raised all in for 239,000 from middle position, and Yigal Hen called all in for roughly 220,000 from the cutoff.

Johnson: [Kd][Jc]
Hen: [Ad][Kh]

The board ran out [Ks][Qs][4c][Js][8s], giving Johnson kings and jacks to eliminate Hen in 13th place for $779.

Michael Johnson – 510,000 (25.5 bb)
Yigal Hen – Eliminated

Event 22: Thomas Kornechuk – 14th Place ($779)

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 23: 10,000/20,000 with a 3,000 ante
Players Remaining 13 of 683

Karen Cleveland raised all in for 212,000 from the hijack, and Thomas Kornechuk called all in from the big blind for 199,000.

Cleveland: [Ad][Jc]
Kornechuk: [Kd][Kc]

The board came down [9s][3h][2h][Ah][9h], giving Cleveland aces and nines to eleiminate Kornechuk in 14th palce for $779.

Karen Cleveland – 442,000 (22 bb)
Thomas Kornechuk – Eliminated

Event 22: Woodrow Pass – 15th Place ($779)

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 22: 8,000/16,000 with a 2,000 ante
Players Remaining 14 of 683

Woodrow Pass raised all in for 67,000 from middle position, Matan Yehudai called from the cutoff, Karen Cleveland called from the small blind, and David Shmuel called from the big blind.

They checked to the river of a [Kd][7h][6d][3s][4d] board where Yehudai bet 50,000. Cleveland check-called, and Shmuel check-folded.

Yehudai showed [Qd][10d] for a flush, Cleveland mucked, and Pass showed a defeated [Ks][7s], ending his tournament in 15th place for $779.

Matan Yehudai – 1,540,000 (96 bb)
David Shmuel – 500,000 (31 bb)
Karen Cleveland – 220,000 (14 bb)
Woodrow Pass – Eliminated

Event 22: Alfredo Vega – 16th Place ($656)

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 22: 8,000/16,000 with a 2,000 ante
Players Remaining 15 of 683

Alfredo Vega raised all in for about 70,000 from under the gun, Michael Johnson called from the cutoff, Robert Leff reraised all in for just a little bit more (about 85,000), and Johnson called.

Vega: [Ad][Qh]
Johnson: [5d][5h]
Leff: [7s][7c]

The board came down [8s][4s][3c][3s][9h], safe for Leff to nearly triple up. Vega, meanwhile, was eliminated in 16th place for $656.

Robert Leff – 285,000 (18 bb)
Michael Johnson – 330,000 (21 bb)
Alfredo Vega – Eliminated

Event 22: Vendel Johnson – 17th Place ($656)

$150 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$50,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 21: 6,000/12,000 with a 2,000 ante
Players Remaining 16 of 683

Vendel Johnson raised all in for about 120,000 from under the gun, and chip leader Matan Yehudai reraised all in for about 950,000 from the next seat over. The rest of the table folded.

Johnson: [Ah][Qh]
Yehudai: [Ks][Kc]

The board came down [As][Kh][6c][3s][4s], giving Yehudai a set of kings to eliminate Johnson in 17th place for $656.

Matan Yehudai – 1,100,000 (92 bb)
Vendel Johnson – Eliminated

Recent Eliminations:
18th: Steven Lake – $656