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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)

 
 

Cabanillas Takes Down A Big Pot

With the board showing AdiamondKclub9diamond6heart. Jeff Cabanillas bets $80,000 and Phil Hellmuth immediately re-pops an additional $100,000.  Cabanillas makes the call.  The river brings the 10diamond, and, after a Hellmuth check, Cabanillas fires $200,000 into the pot.  Hellmuth takes a several minutes, then calls.  Cabanillas shows the Aspade6diamond, and Hellmuth folds.  Cabanillas' cheering section goes...BANANAS!
 

Cabanillas Rakes and Hellmuth Flips

Jeff Cabanillas bets $100,000 preflop and Phil Hellmuth makes the call.  Both players check the KdiamondJclub4heart flop.  Hellmuth bets $150,000 after the 6spade comes on the turn.  Cabanillas calls again and the 5heart lands on the river.  After a Hellmuth check, Cabanillas flips up the Aclub5diamond, giving him a pair of fives.  Hellmuth mucks his cards, jumps up, and tells Kenna James, sitting at the Bluff Radio booth, "That's the hand I'm supposed to bust him!"
 

Updated Chip Count

The updated chip count is:

Phil Hellmuth    $1,600,000

Jeff Cabanillas  $1,500,000

 

Phil Hellmuth Rakes a Pot

Phil Hellmuth raises to $55,000 from the button and Jeff Cabanillas calls. The flop comes 9heart8diamond3heart, Hellmuth bets $45,000 and Cabanillas calls. The turn is the 7diamond and Cabanillas fires $100,000 and Hellmuth calls. The river is the 3heart, Hellmuth bets $440,000 and Cabanillas mucks his hand.
 

Updated Chip Count

The updated chip count is:

Phil Hellmuth    $1,900,000

Jeff Cabanillas  $1,200,000

 

Updated Chip Count

The updated chip count is:

Phil Hellmuth    $2,100,000

Jeff Cabanillas  $1,000,000

 

Phil Hellmuth Takes a Huge Pot

Jeff Cabanillas raises to $85,000 preflop and Phil Hellmuth calls.  The flop comes 10spade8spade5club and both players check.  The turn is the 9spade and both players check again.  The river comes the 9diamond and Hellmuth bets $120,000 and Cabanillas raises another $175,000.  Hellmuth immediately calls and shows Jspade10diamond.  Cabanillas mucks his hand and Hellmuth rakes a huge pot.
 

Cabanillas Takes Some Back

On a 6club6heart4club flop, Jeff Cabanillas bets $50,000 and Phil Hellmuth calls.  The Aclub comes on the turn and both players check.  With a 2club river, Cabanillas bets $125,000 and Hellmuth makes the call.  Cabanillas flips up the 10club2heart, giving him the ten-high flush, and Hellmuth mucks his hand.
 

Updated Chip Count

The updated chip count is:

Phil Hellmuth      $2,000,000

Jeff Cabanillas    $1,100,000

 

Hellmuth Continues to Build Lead

Jeff Cabanillas raises $100,000 preflop and Phil Hellmuth calls.  Both players check the Jheart7spade6spade flop.  When the 8club comes on the turn, Hellmuth bets $60,000 and Cabanillas raises an additional $85,000.  After Hellmuth calls, the river brings the Qdiamond and both players check.  Hellmuth flips up Aspade8heart, and Cabanillas mucks his cards.
 
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