Event #50: $1,500 Eight-Game Mix
Dani:
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Event Info

Buy-in $1,500
Players 485

Level

Level 28
Blinds 0 / 0
Ante 0

Stephen Chidwick Eliminated in 5th Place ($30,488)

• Level 25
Stephen Chidwick - 5th Place
Stephen Chidwick - 5th Place

2-7 Triple Draw

Stephen Chidwick raised from under the gun and Phil Ivey made it three bets from the big blind. Chidwick called and the duo took to the draw.

The first draw saw Ivey pull one card and Chidwick take two. Ivey continued with a bet and Chidwick called. On the second draw, both players received one new card. Ivey bet and Chidwick called all in for his last 5,000. Ivey stood pat and Chidwick took one.

Ivey: {8-}{5-}{4-}{3-}{2-}
Chidwick: {6-}{4-}{3-}{2-}

Ivey made an eight-perfect and Chidwick was looking to improve on the final draw. He peeled a {J-} and was unable to beat Ivey's hand, eliminating him in 5th place for $30,488.

Phil Ivey us
Phil Ivey
us 1,050,000 130,000
Stephen Chidwick gb
Stephen Chidwick
gb Out

Tagovi: Phil IveyStephen Chidwick

Heimiller Doubles Through Steury

• Level 25

2-7 Triple Draw

Aaron Steury raised from the button and Dan Heimiller three-bet out of the small blind. Action came back to Steury and he called.

Heimiller took one card and Steury opted for three. Heimiller fired out and Steury called to see the second draw. On the second, Heimiller stood pat and Steury pulled one new card. Once again, Heimiller bet and Steury flatted. The final draw saw Heimiller pat once more and Steury take one. Heimiller bet his last 28,000 and Steury called.

Heimiller fanned {7-}{6-}{5-}{3-}{2-} to better Steury's {8-}{6-}{4-}{3-}{2-} and earned himself a double. He now has about 312,000 in chips.

Aaron Steury us
Aaron Steury
us 463,000 -162,000
Dan Heimiller us
Dan Heimiller
us 312,000 144,000

Tagovi: Aaron SteuryDan Heimiller

Yamron Doubles Through Ivey

• Level 25

2-7 Triple Draw

Bruce Yamron opened the button and Phil Ivey three-bet from the small blind. Action folded back to Yamron and he made it four bets to go. Ivey capped and Yamron called.

On the first draw Ivey took one and Yamron stood pat. Ivey check-called a bet and drew one again on the second draw. Again he check-called and pulled one. Ivey checked the final betting round, Yamron moved in for his last 6,000, and Ivey flicked out a call.

Yamron fanned a winning {9-}{7-}{6-}{4-}{3-} and scored the double. He now has about 315,000 to Ivey's 930,000.

Phil Ivey us
Phil Ivey
us 920,000 -70,000
Bruce Yamron us
Bruce Yamron
us 315,000 130,000

Tagovi: Phil IveyBruce Yamron

Heimiller More Than Doubles

• Level 25

2-7 Triple Draw

Stephen Chidwick raised in the cutoff, Dan Heimiller called in the small blind (with 24,000 behind) and Bruce Yamron called in the big blind.

Heimiller drew one, both Yamron and Chidwick drew two and all three players checked. They each drew the same amount again and Heimiller bet his remaining 24,000. Only Yamron called and drew one.

Heimiller: {9-}{7-}{5-}{3-}{2-}
Yamron: {9-}{7-}{5-}{4-}

Yamron was drawing dead and paired a {4-} regardless.

Stephen Chidwick gb
Stephen Chidwick
gb 195,000 -40,000
Bruce Yamron us
Bruce Yamron
us 185,000 -85,000
Dan Heimiller us
Dan Heimiller
us 168,000 78,000

Tagovi: Bruce YamronDan HeimillerStephen Chidwick

Chidwick Doubles Through Steury

• Level 25

Stud 8

Chidwick: {A-Clubs}{4-Spades} / {5-Diamonds}{3-Clubs}{Q-Diamonds}{4-Diamonds} / {A-Diamonds}
Steury: {A-Spades}{J-Diamonds} / {J-Clubs}{8-Spades}{k-Hearts}{Q-Spades} / {7-Hearts}

Stephen Chidwick completed and Aaron Steury called. Steury checked fourth and Chidwick came out firing. Steury called and then opted to lead out on fifth. Chidwick cut out a raise, Steury made it three bets, and Chidwick called all in for his tournament life.

Steury led with his pair of jacks, but Chidwick made aces up after sixth and seventh, allowing him to secure a double to about 235,000.

Aaron Steury us
Aaron Steury
us 625,000 -65,000
Stephen Chidwick gb
Stephen Chidwick
gb 235,000 95,000

Tagovi: Stephen ChidwickAaron Steury

Heimiller Doubles

• Level 25

Stud 8

Heimiller: {K-Spades}{3-Diamonds} / {3-Clubs}{3-Hearts}{6-Clubs}{J-Hearts} / {8-Diamonds}
Ivey: {9-Spades}{9-Clubs} / {K-Clubs}{7-Diamonds}{J-Diamonds}{2-Hearts} / {8-Clubs}

Dan Heimiller completed and Phil Ivey raised. Heimiller called all in for his last 31,000 and the hands were turned up. Ivey led with a pair of nines over Heimiller's pair of treys. Heimiller quickly jumped into the lead, though, pulling a third trey on fourth street. Ivey failed to improve on the following streets and Heimiller shipped the double to about 90,000.

Phil Ivey us
Phil Ivey
us 990,000 -40,000
Dan Heimiller us
Dan Heimiller
us 90,000 50,000

Tagovi: Phil IveyDan Heimiller

Ivey Over One Million

• Level 25

Stud 8

Heimiller: {x-}{x-} / {A-Diamonds}{J-Clubs}{K-Diamonds}{5-Diamonds} --fold
Ivey: {x-}{x-} / {6-Diamonds}{5-Clubs}{3-Hearts}{4-Clubs}

Stephen Chidwick brought in with the {2-Clubs} and Dan Heimiller called. Phil Ivey completed and Chidwick folded. Heimiller opted to call.

On fourth, Heimiller led out with a bet, Ivey cut out a raise, and Heimiller called. Fifth street saw Heimiller check-call a bet and then check again on sixth. Ivey fired out with an open-ended straight draw showing and Heimiller let go of his hand, leaving himself with just 40,000 behind. Ivey, on the other hand, has crossed the one-million chip mark.

Phil Ivey us
Phil Ivey
us 1,030,000 143,000
Dan Heimiller us
Dan Heimiller
us 40,000 -235,000

Tagovi: Phil IveyDan Heimiller

Chidwick Doubles

• Level 25

Limit Hold'em

Bruce Yamron was first to act and he came out with a raise. Stephen Chidwick moved all in from the button for 55,000 and it came back to Yamron who called.

Yamron: {K-Hearts}{Q-Diamonds}
Chidwick: {K-Spades}{J-Diamonds}

The board ran out {J-Hearts}{7-Hearts}{7-Spades}{3-Diamonds}{9-Spades}, pairing Chidwick's jack and allowing him to double. He now has about 140,000 in chips.

Bruce Yamron us
Bruce Yamron
us 270,000 -35,000
Stephen Chidwick gb
Stephen Chidwick
gb 140,000 75,000

Tagovi: Stephen ChidwickBruce Yamron

Chidwick Getting Short

• Level 25

Limit Hold'em

Dan Heimiller opened from the cutoff and Stephen Chidwick called from the big blind. The flop brought {J-Hearts}{6-Hearts}{5-Clubs} and Chidwick check-called a continuation. The {3-Spades} hit the felt on the turn and Chidwick checked for a second time. Heimiller continued with a bet and Chidwick let it go.

Heimiller is now up to 275,000 while Chidwick's stack has dropped to just 65,000.

Dan Heimiller us
Dan Heimiller
us 275,000 70,000
Stephen Chidwick gb
Stephen Chidwick
gb 65,000 -42,000

Tagovi: Dan HeimillerStephen Chidwick

Steury Over Heimiller

• Level 25

Limit Hold'em

Aaron Steury raised the button and Dan Hemiller made it three bets from the small blind. The big blind folded and Steury called to see a flop.

The dealer fanned {Q-Clubs}{7-Clubs}{5-Clubs} and Heimiller checked. Steury fired out and Heimiller slid out a check-raise. Steury called.

Fourth street was the {k-Hearts} and Heimiller cut out a bet. Steury called and both players checked the {8-Clubs} river. Steury showed {A-Spades}{6-Clubs} for a flush and Heimiller flashed {5-Spades}{5-Hearts} for a flopped set before tossing his hand to the muck. Steury now has about 690,000 in chips while Heimiller has dropped to 205,000.

Aaron Steury us
Aaron Steury
us 690,000 145,000
Dan Heimiller us
Dan Heimiller
us 205,000 -135,000

Tagovi: Aaron SteuryDan Heimiller