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Event 9 - No-Limit Hold'em

  • Jul 04, '06 - Jul 06, '06
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Updates on Final Day (Jul 06, 06)

 
 

Jeff Cabanillas Wins $5,000 No Limit Hold'em Bracelet

On a 6diamond4diamond3heart flop, Jeff Cabanillas bets $60,000 and Phil Hellmuth pushes all in.  Cabanillas makes the quick call and flips over the 5diamond3diamond.  Hellmuth shows the 5heart4spade and makes trip fours after the turn brings the 4club.  But the Jdiamond river gives Cabanillas the diamond flush.  Hellmuth, denied his record tying tenth bracelet, finishes in second place ($423,893).

 Cabanillas, the $5,000 no-limit hold'em event champion, wins the bracelet and takes home $818,546 

 

Updated Chip Count

The updated chip count is:

Jeff Cabanillas    $2,530,000

Phil Hellmuth      $570,000

 

Updated Chip Count

The updated chip count is:

Jeff Cabanillas     $2,350,000

Phil Hellmuth       $750,000

 

Hellmuth Doubles Up

The flop comes 8spade6spade5heart and Phil Hellmuth checks.  Jeff Cabanillas bets $100,000 and Hellmuth pushes all in.  Cabanillas makes the call and Hellmuth flips up Aspade5spade.  Cabanillas shows the 10spade8club.  The 10heart turn gives Cabanillas two pair, but Hellmuth makes his spade flush with the Jspade river.  Hellmuth doubles up to $750,000. 
 

Updated Chip Count

The updated chip count is:

Jeff Cabanillas   $2,570,000

Phil Hellmuth     $530,000

 

Cabanillas Builds On Lead

On a board of 5heart2spade3spade10heart3club, Phil Hellmuth bets $300,000 and Cabanillas makes the call.  Cabanillas shows 7spade3diamond,for trip threes, and wins the hand.
 

Cabanillas Moves All In...And Gets No Call

Jeff Cabanillas limps, Phil Hellmuth bets $180,000 total, Cabanillas pushes all in, and Hellmuth folds.
 

Blind Increase

The blinds are now $25,000 - $50,000 and $5,000 antes.
 

Break Time

Players are on a 15 minute break.
 

Updated Chip Count

The updated chip count is:

Jeff Cabanillas    $1,845,000

Phil Hellmuth      $1,265,000

 
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