Event #45: $1,000 No-Limit Hold'em
Dani:
123

Event Info

Buy-in $1,000
Players 1841

Level

Level 27
Blinds 25,000 / 50,000
Ante 5,000

Hands #143-144: Sokoloff Under Pressure

[user38873] • Level 27: 25,000-50,000, 5,000 ante

Hand #143: Angela Prada-Moed received a walk.

Hand #144: Will Givens raised to 100,000 from the button and Paul Sokoloff called in the big blind. Both checked the {10-Spades}{7-Clubs}{K-Diamonds} flop and thze {4-Spades} turn.

After the {5-Diamonds} river, Givens bet 125,000 and Sokoloff called with having hit the five on the river. Givens had that beat with {7-Diamonds}{8-Clubs} for a pair of sevens.

Tagovi: Angela Prada-MoedPaul SokoloffWill Givens

Level:
27
Blinds:
25,000/50,000
Ante:
5,000

Hands #138-142: Sokoloff Short Again

[user38873] • Level 26: 20,000-40,000, 5,000 ante

Hand #138: Will Givens raised to 80,000 and got the blinds and antes.

Hand #139: Givens received a walk.

Hand #140: Paul Sokoloff limped from the button, Givens raised to 120,000 and Sokoloff called. On the {7-Clubs}{7-Diamonds}{K-Clubs} flop, Givens bet 80,000 and won the pot.

Hand #141: Givens limped from the button, Angela Prada-Moed folded and Sokoloff checked., On the {K-Clubs}{Q-Clubs}{8-Hearts} flop both players checked and Givens took it down with a bet of 65,000 on the {8-Clubs} turn.

Hand #142: Prada-Moed limped from the button and Sokoloff moved all in for 785,000 to win the pot uncontested.

Tagovi: Angela Prada-MoedPaul SokoloffWill Givens

Hands #131-137: Sokoloff Gives Some Back

• Level 26: 20,000-40,000, 5,000 ante

Hand #131: Angela Prada-Moed received a walk.

Hand #132: Will Givens raised to 80,000 and Paul Sokoloff made the call from the big blind. The flop was {2-Spades}{10-Diamonds}{9-Clubs} and Sokoloff checked. Givens bet 85,000 and Sokoloff folded.

Hand #133: Angela Prada-Moed raised to 80,000 and both opponents folded.

Hand #134: Paul Sokoloff called from the button, Will Givens called from the small blind and Angela Prada-Moed raised to 150,000. Both Sokoloff and Givens folded.

Hand #135: Will Givens raised to 80,000 and both opponents folded.

Hand #136: Angela Prada-Moed raised to 80,000 and both opponents folded.

Hand #137: Paul Sokoloff raised to 80,000 and Angela Prada-Moed called from the big blind. The flop was {2-Spades}{5-Clubs}{k-Diamonds} and Prada-Moed check-raised to 340,000 after a bet of 150,000 from Sokoloff. Sokoloff thought for a moment and then folded.

Tagovi: Angela Prada-MoedPaul SokoloffWill Givens

Hands #128-130: The Roller Coaster Ride Continues

[user38873] • Level 26: 20,000-40,000, 5,000 ante

Hand #128: Paul Sokoloff limped from the button, Will Givens called in the small blind and Angela Prada-Moed three-bet to 120,000 out of the big blind. Both opponents called to see the three-way {Q-Spades}{5-Clubs}{2-Diamonds} flop.

Givens bet 145,000 and Prada-Moed called, Sokoloff folded. Givens checked the {3-Spades} turn and then called 225,000 by Prada-Moed before both gave up any action after the {A-Clubs} river. Prada-Moed showed {7-Diamonds}{7-Clubs} but it was only second best to the {Q-Clubs}{J-Spades} of Givens.

Hand #129: Sokoloff received a walk.

Hand #130: Prada-Moed raised to 80,000 and Sokoloff moved all in for 700,000. Givens asked for a count and then moved all in himself. Prada-Moed folded and we went to yet another classic race.

Sokoloff: {A-Diamonds}{10-Hearts}
Givens: {6-Diamonds}{6-Hearts}

The {4-Clubs}{8-Spades}{J-Spades} flop brought no change but Sokoloff picked up a few more outs with the {J-Diamonds} turn. Indeed, the {8-Hearts} river would pair the board and his ace kicker won the pot.

Will Givens us
Will Givens
us 2,630,000 -120,000
Paul Sokoloff gb
Paul Sokoloff
gb 1,500,000 750,000
Angela Prada-Moed us
Angela Prada-Moed
us 1,370,000 -630,000

Tagovi: Paul SokoloffWill GivensAngela Prada-Moed

Hands #123-127: Sokoloff Getting Short

• Level 26: 20,000-40,000, 5,000 ante

Hand #123: Will Givens raised to 80,000 and Paul Sokoloff called from the big blind. The flop was {4-Hearts}{q-Spades}{4-Diamonds} and both players checked. The turn was the {j-Diamonds} and both players checked. The river {9-Diamonds} brought another pair of checks and they both tabled baby cards and were playing the board. The pot was chopped.

Hand #124: Angela Prada-Moed raised to 80,000 from the button and Givens three-bet to 210,000 from the big blind; Prada-Moed folded.

Hand #125: Sokoloff called from the button and Givens raised to 160,000 from the small blind. Sokoloff moved all in and Givens folded.

Hand #126: Givens raised to 80,000 from the button and both opponents folded.

Hand #127: Sokoloff called from the small blind and Givens checked his option. The flop was the {2-Spades}{10-Hearts}{7-Hearts} and both players checked. The turn was the {2-Clubs} and Sokoloff checked. Givens bet 70,000 and Sokoloff called. The river {6-Diamonds} brought another check from Sokoloff and Givens bet 180,000. Sokoloff thought for a moment and eventually called, but folded after Givens showed {7-Clubs}{4-Diamonds}.

Will Givens us
Will Givens
us 2,750,000 -450,000
Angela Prada-Moed us
Angela Prada-Moed
us 2,000,000 415,000
Paul Sokoloff gb
Paul Sokoloff
gb 750,000

Tagovi: Paul SokoloffWill GivensAngela Prada-Moed

Hands #118-122: Prada-Moed Claws Back

[user38873] • Level 26: 20,000-40,000, 5,000 ante

Hand #118: Paul Sokoloff limped from the small blind and Will Givens checked from the big blind. On the {Q-Spades}{10-Hearts}{K-Hearts} flop, Sokoloff checked, Givens bet and took down the pot.

Hand #119: Givens raised to 95,000 from the small blind and claimed the big blind and antes.

Hand #120: Givens limped from the button, Angela Prada-Moed called out of the small blind and Sokoloff checked.

On the {Q-Hearts}{9-Hearts}{9-Diamonds} flop, all three players checked. Givens bet the {10-Diamonds} turn for 50,000 and then folded after the {7-Diamonds} river when Prada-Moed bet 375,000.

Hand #121: Givens was given a walk.

Hand #122: Sokoloff raised to 100,000 and Prada-Moed called in the big blind. On the {4-Diamonds}{4-Hearts}{7-Clubs} flop, Prada-Moed bet 150,000 and that was enough to take down the pot.

Tagovi: Paul SokoloffWill GivensAngela Prada-Moed

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[user101598] • Level 26: 20,000-40,000, 5,000 ante
Bryan Micon
Bryan Micon

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Tagovi: Brandon CantuBryan MiconJesse MartinPokerNews Podcast

Hands #113-117: Sokoloff Doubles

• Level 26: 20,000-40,000, 5,000 ante

Hand #113: Paul Sokoloff moved all in for a little over 700,000 and Will Givens made the call.

Sokoloff: {k-Hearts}{6-Hearts}
Givens: {a-Spades}{6-Clubs}

The board ran out {k-Diamonds}{9-Diamonds}{3-Hearts}{9-Spades}{q-Spades} and Sokoloff's pair of kings was good for the double.

Hand #114: Givens raised to 80,000 and both opponents folded.

Hand #115: Angela Prada-Moed raised to 80,000 and both opponents folded.

Hand #116: Sokoloff called from the button, Givens folded and Prada-Moed checked her option. The flop was {2-Hearts}{5-Spades}{j-Diamonds} and Sokoloff checked. Prada-Moed bet 50,000 and Sokoloff folded.

Hand #117: Prada-Moed opened to 80,000 from the small blind and Sokoloff called from the big blind. The flop was {6-Clubs}{9-Hearts}{k-Hearts} and both players checked. The turn was the {5-Spades} and Prada-Moed bet 110,000. Sokoloff called and the river was the {4-Diamonds}. Prada-Moed bet 225,000 and Sokoloff called, but mucked after Prada-Moed showed {k-Clubs}{10-Hearts} for top pair.

Tagovi: Angela Prada-MoedPaul SokoloffWill Givens