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Event 9 - No-Limit Hold'em

  • Jul 04, '06 - Jul 06, '06


Updates on Final Day (Jul 06, 06)


Updated Chip Count

The updated chip count is:

Phil Hellmuth      $1,900,000

Jeff Cabanillas    $1,200,000


Hellmuth On a Roll

Jeff Cabanillas bets $90,000 and Phil Hellmuth re-pops to $230,000.  After a Cabanillas call, the flop comes QclubQheart5heart and Hellmuth bets $160,000.  Cabanillas folds and Hellmuth wins the hand.

Updated Chip Count

The updated chip count is:

Phil Hellmuth     $1,600,000

Jeff Cabanillas   $1,500,000


Hellmuth Takes Down Another Pot

Jeff Cabanillas raises $90,000 preflop.  Phil Hellmuth calls.  The flop comes Qspade10diamond7club, Hellmuth checks, and Cabanillas bets $60,000.  Hellmuth calls again.  The turn is the 2spade, and Cabanillas bets $120,000.  An 8diamond lands on the river and both players check.  Hellmuth shows QdiamondJdiamond and Cabanillas mucks his hand.

Hellmuth Takes Down A Pot

Jeff Cabanillas raises to $95,000 preflop and Phil Hellmuth makes the call.  The flop comes Jheart6diamond5spade and Hellmuth checks.  Cabanillas bets $75,000 and Hellmuth calls.   The turn is the 8diamond and both players check.  The river is the Qclub and Hellmuth bets out $80,000.  Cabanillas thinks for a moment before mucking his hand.

Blind Increase

The blinds have been increased to $20,000-$40,000 with a $5,000 ante.

Updated Chip Count

The updated chip count is:

Jeff Cabanillas    $1,830,000

Phil Hellmuth      $1,270,000


Quick Break

The players are now on a 15-minute break.

Updated Chip Count

The updated chip count is:

Jeff Cabanillas     $1,900,000

Phil Hellmuth       $1,200,000


Cabanillas Takes Another Pot

On a board of Qclub10diamond8club6spade4heart, Phil Hellmuth bets $45,000 and Cabanillas raises to $145,000 total.  Hellmuth makes the call but mucks his hand after Cabanillas turns over pocket kings.
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