Event #24: $5,000 Six-Handed No-Limit Hold'em

Event Info

Buy-in $5,000
Prize Pool $2,542,700
Players 541


Level 31
Blinds 50,000 / 100,000
Ante 10,000

Hands #152-155: Neuville Fights Back

• Level 31: 50,000-100,000, 10,000 ante

Hand #152: Pierre Neuville limped the button, Kevin Eyster checked his option and the flop fell {A-Spades}{J-Diamonds}{8-Diamonds}. Eyster then check-folded to a bet of 175,000 from Neuville.

Hand #153: Eyster raised to 200,000 on the button and took down the pot.

Hand #154: Neuville opened to 210,000 on the button and Eyster called from the big blind.

Both players checked to the turn of a board of {A-Clubs}{10-Clubs}{3-Hearts}{A-Spades} where Neuville bet 235,000. Eyster folded, giving Neuville the pot.

Hand #155: Eyster raised to 200,000 on the button ad Neuville three-bet to 400,000, enough to get Eyster to fold.

Hands #149-151: Eyster Extends

• Level 31: 50,000-100,000, 10,000 ante

Hand #149: Kevin Eyster gave Pierre Neuville a walk.

Hand #150: Neuville raised to 205,000 on the button and Eyster defended his big blind.

The flop fell {K-Spades}{10-Diamonds}{6-Clubs}. Eyster checked and Neuville bet 180,000. Eyster called to see the {3-Spades} turn which both checked. The {3-Hearts} river completed the board and Eyster fired 500,000. Neuville folded, giving Eyster the pot.

Hand #151: Eyster min-raised to 200,000 on the button, Neuville called from the big blind, and the flop came down {Q-Clubs}{10-Spades}{5-Clubs}. Neuville checked, Eyster continued for 200,000 and Neuville folded.

Tagovi: Kevin EysterPierre Neuville


Almost Set to Start

The players are opening their bags and play will resume shortly.

Eyster vs. Neuville for the Bracelet!

Heads Up_Pierre Neuville_Kevin Eyster
Heads Up_Pierre Neuville_Kevin Eyster

Welcome to PokerNews' Day 4 coverage of Event #24: $5,000 Six-Handed No-Limit Hold'em. The starting field of 541 players is down to just two individuals as the standard three tournament days have not been enough to reach a winner. American Kevin Eyster and Belgian Pierre Neuville are each looking to capture a coveted World Series of Poker gold bracelet and the $622,998 first-place prize.

Here are the chip counts entering Day 4:

Kevin EysterUSA5,515,000
Pierre NeuvilleBelgium2,605,000

Play is set to resume at 1 p.m. Check back then to see which of these two players wins the next WSOP bracelet!

Event #24: $5,000 Six-Handed No-Limit Hold'em
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