$10M GTD, Hands #58-63: Final Seven Players

Hand #58  –  Samuel Bernabeu Guilabert raises UTG+1 to 250,000, and Blair Hinkle calls from the button. The flop comes 9c 7h 4c, Guilabert checks, Hinkle bets 550,000, and Guilabert calls. The turn is the 3h, and both players check. The river is the 8c, Guilabert checks, Hinkle bets 1,350,000, and Guilabert folds. Hinkle takes the pot.

Hand #59  –  Everyone folds to Mukul Pahuja, giving him a walk in the big blind.

Hand #60  –  Mukul Pahuja raises from the small blind to 300,000, winning the blinds and antes.

Hand #61  –  Samuel Bernabeu Guilabert moves all in from the small blind, winning the blinds and antes.

Hand #62  –  Samuel Bernabeu Guilabert raises from the button to 250,000, Panagiotis Nifakos moves all in for about 1.2 million, and Guilabert folds. Nifakos takes the pot.

Hand #63  –  Ray Qartomy raises UTG+1 to 300,000, Justin Bonomo calls from the small blind, and Blair Hinkle calls from the big blind. The flop comes Jc 10h 4c, and action checks to Qartomy, who bets 425,000. Bonomo calls, and Hinkle folds. The turn is the 5c, Bonomo bets 1,350,000, and Qartomy folds. Bonomo takes the pot.

$10M GTD, Hand #57: Derrick Cutler Eliminated 8th by Justin Bonomo

Derrick Cutler

Hand #57  –  Ray Qartomy raises under the gun to 300,000, Derrick Cutler calls from the hijack, Justin Bonomo calls from the button, and Blair Hinkle calls from the small blind.

The flop comes Qh 3h 2d, and action checks to Bonomo, who bets 700,000. Hinkle and Qartomy both fold, and Cutler moves all in for about 3.5 million.

Bonomo calls with Ah Qd (pair of queens), and Cutler is dominated and facing elimination as he turns over Qc Jc (pair of queens, lower kicker). Cutler needs to improve to stay alive.

The turn is the 5c, the river is the 10d, and Bonomo wins the pot with his pair of queens, ace kicker, to eliminate Derrick Cutler in eighth place.

Justin Bonomo  –  17,500,000
Derrick Cutler  –  Out in 8th Place  ($232,700)

The remaining seven players are guaranteed at least $290,875. As soon as one more player busts, action will stop for today, and the remaining six players will return tomorrow to play to a winner.

$10M GTD, Hands #52-56: Final Eight Players

Hand #52  –  Panagiotis Nifakos raises UTG+1 to 305,000, Ray Qartomy reraises from the button to 2,005,000, and Nifakos tanks for a while before he folds. Qartomy takes the pot.

Hand #53  –  Mukul Pahuja raises from the button to 250,000, Derrick Cutler moves all in from the big blind, and Pahuja folds. Cutler take the pot.

Hand #54  –  Mukul Pahuja raises from the cutoff to 250,000, winning the blinds and antes.

Hand #55  –  Derrick Cutler raises from the button to 254,000, winning the blinds and antes.

Hand #56  –  Samuel Bernabeu Guilabert raises from the hijack to 250,000, and Justin Bonomo calls from the small blind. Both players check to the turn on a board of Ah Ad 4d Jc, Guilabert bets 205,000, and Bonomo calls. The river is the 7h, and both players check. Bonomo shows 3c 3h to win the pot, and Guilabert flashes Kd 10d for a missed flush draw before he mucks.

$10M GTD, Hands #50-51: Two in a Row For Bonomo

Hand #50  –  Samuel Bernabeu Guilabert raises UTG+1 to 250,000, Justin Bonomo calls from the cutoff, and Ray Qartomy calls from the big blind. The flop comes Kc Qs 9c, Qartomy checks, and Guilabert bets 250,000. Bonomo calls, and Qartomy folds. The turn is the 3s, and both players check.

The river card is the Jd, Guilabert bets 325,000, Bonomo raises to 900,000, and Guilabert folds. Bonomo takes the pot.

Hand #51  –  Justin Bonomo min-raises from the hijack to 240,000, winning the blinds and antes.

$10M GTD, Hand #46-49: Final Eight Players

Hand #46  –  Samuel Bernabeu Guilabert raises from the button to 250,000, winning the blinds and antes.

Hand #47  –  Mukul Pahuja raises from the hijack to 250,000, and Justin Bonomo calls from the big blind. The flop comes 5s 3d 2h, Bonomo checks, Pahuja bets 275,000, and Bonomo folds. Pahuja takes the pot.

Hand #48  –  Ray Qartomy raises UTG+1 to 300,000, winning the blinds and antes.

Hand #49  –  Justin Bonomo min-raises from the button to 240,000, Greg Lehn reraises to 620,000, and Bonomo folds. Lehn takes the pot.