Hand #126: Davidi Kitai raised to 125,000 and Gordon Vayo called. The flop saw Vayo check and then fold to a bet of 90,000 from Kitai.
Hand #127: Gordon Vayo folded and Davidi Kitai got a walk.
Hand #128: Davidi Kitai raised to 125,000 from the button and Gordon Vayo defended the big blind. Vayo checked the flop and folded when Kitai bet 85,000.
Hand #129: Gordon Vayo called on the button and Davidi checked his option, which brought about a flop. Kitai checked, Vayo did too, and the dealer burned and turned the . Kitai checked for a second time and Vayo bet 70,000. Kita folded his hand.
Hand #130: Davidi Kitai raised to 125,000 on the button and won the hand.
Hand #131: Gordon Vayo called, Davidi Kitai checked, and the two saw a flop. Kitai led out for 80,000, Vayo called, and the appeared on the turn. Kitai checked, Vayo did the same, and the completed the board on the river. Two more checks saw each table a weak three, which meant they chopped the pot with threes and aces with a jack kicker.
Hand #132: Davidi Kitai folded and Gordon Vayo got a walk.
Hand #133: Gordon Vayo raised to 140,000 on the button and Davidi Kitai folded.
Hand #134: Davidi Kitai raised and Gordon Vayo folded.
Hand #122: Davidi Kitai completed the small blind and Gordan Vayo checked. The flop came down , Vayo checked, Kitai bet 65,000 and Vayo called.
The on the turn paired the board and Vayo checked again. Kitai kept up the aggression with a 110,000 bet and Vayo check-raised to 310,000 – a huge chunk of his stack. Kitai called.
The completed the board and Vayo moved all-in for 1,010,000. Kitai eventually folded and Vayo chipped up.
Hand #123: Vayo called on the button and Kitai made it 155,000 and Vayo called. A flop was put on the green felt, Kitai led out on it for 65,000 and Vayo called. The turn was checked by Kitai, Vayo then bet 225,000 and Kitai folded.
The first two heads-up pots have gone to Vayo.
Hand #124: Kitai called on the button and Vayo checked. Vayo then checked the flop and then called a 65,000 bet. The turn was checked by Vayo and Kitai bet again, making it 110,000 to go. Vayo called.
Vayo led for 240,000 on the river and Kitai folded.
Hand #125: Vayo completed on the button only to see Kitai make it 165,000 to go in total. Vayo called. The flop was bet by Kitai who made it 140,000 to continue. Vayo did continue by calling.
A landed on the turn and Kitai put on the brakes and checked. Vayo didn’t check behind, instead he bet 190,000 and Kitai stepped out of the way.
Hand #120: Tony Ruberto received a walk in the big blind.
Hand #121: Gordon Vayo called from the button, Tony Ruberto raised to 225,000 from the small blind, and Davidi Kitai three-bet to 455,000 from the big. Vayo folded, Ruberto moved all in for 1.52 million, and Kitai called.
It was a bad spot for Ruberto, and it got even worse when the flop paired Kitai. The turn gave Ruberto some hope with a flush draw, but the ended up blanking on the river. Ruberto exited in third place and will take home $200,476 for his performance.
He's no doubt disappointed, but considering he began the day dead last in chips, it's an impressive performance.
Hand #115: Gordon Vayo raised to 135,000 from his seat on the button. Tony Ruberto folded the small blind, but Davidi Kitai called from the big blind.
The flop was bet to 95,000 by Kitai and Vayo folded.
Hand #116: From the small blind, Kitai raised to 155,000 and Vayo folded. Kitai added more chips to his stack.
Hand #117: Kitai limped on the button, Ruberto checked in the big blind then checked the arrival of the flop. Kitai bet 65,000 and Ruberto called. Both players checked the turn. The river was the and Ruberto bet 140,000. Kitai, now minus his sunglasses, tanked for two minutes before folding and leaving Ruberto to scoop the pot.
Hand #118: Ruberto raised to 135,000 from the small blind and Kitai responded by three-betting to 265,000. Ruberto called and watched on as the flop came down . Both players checked the flop and the and the river, Ruberto winning the pot when he flipped over .
Hand #119: Vayo received a walk in the big blind.
Hand #111: Davidi Kitai called from the button and Tony Ruberto raised to 265,000 from the big blind. Kitai took his time before folding.
Hand #112: Gordon Vayo raised to 140,000 from the button, Tony Ruberto called from the small blind, and Davidi Kitai folded the big. The flop saw both players check, and the was put out on the turn. Again it went check-check and the completed the board on the river. Two more checks followed and Vayo tabled for the win.
Hand #113: Tony Ruberto raised the button to 125,000 and took down the pot.
Hand #114: Davidi Kitai limped the button, Gordon Vayo called from the small blind, and Tony Ruberto checked his option in the big. The flop saw Vayo check, Ruberto bet 100,000, and Kitai fold. Vayo made the call and then checked the turn. Vayo checked, Ruberto bet 170,000, and Vayo called, which brought about the river. Vayo was first to act and bet 210,000, and Ruberto responded by moving all in. Vayo called with the for eights full of threes, and Ruberto held the for the same hand. Chop it up.
Hand #102: David Kitai raised to 120,000 from the button and Tony Ruberto called in the big blind. Ruberto checked the flop, Kitai bet 85,000 and it was enough to force Ruberto to fold.
Hand #103: Kitai received a walk.
Hand #104: Ruberto folded his button and Kitai raised to 155,000 from the small blind. Gordon Vayo folded his big blind and Kitai won another.
Hand #105: Unknown action.
Hand #106: Kitai received a walk in the big blind.
Hand #107: Kitai raised to 155,000 from the small blind and Vayo defended his big blind. The pair watched on as the flop came into play. Kitai continued with a 95,000 bet and Vayo folded.
Hand #108: Kitai raised from the button, Vayo folded, Ruberto moved all-in and Kitai mucked his hand.
Hand #109: Kitai received a walk in the big blind.
Hand #110: Ruberto had the button in his possession and raised to 120,000 from it. Kitai peeked at his cards before sending them back to the dealer. Vayo did the same and Ruerto won the blinds and antes.