Event 6 – 6 Max
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6 Max Champion – Uriel Levy – R125,000
Uriel Levy came into the day as chip leader and maintained his stack throughout the tournament and has been crowned our 6 Max Champion.
2nd Place – Marc Joseph – R73,000
Blinds – 20k/40k
Levy (btn) open shoved putting Marc all-in. Marc made the call and was ahead but at risk.
The River: , ending Marc’s chances of lifting the trophy.
3rd Place – Dean – R45,000
Marc Joseph (sb) be enough to put Dean (bb) all in. Dean made the call and it was off to the races.
The flop was enough to seal the Dean’s fate.
We are now heads up.
4th Place -Maxine Catano – R34,000
Maxine shoved 5 big blinds from the button and Levy (sb) made the call.
Flop: , Levy says “a 4 would be nice”
River: , asked and answered.
Down to 3.
Marc Calls Levy’s Bluff
Levy (utg) raised the action to 27k, Marc (btn) calls and the blinds fold.
Flop . Check, check.
Turn . Check, check.
River . Levy bets 48k and Marc quckly calls. Levy mucks his hand and Marc scoops the pot.
Levy Doubles Another One
Levy (utg) raises to 28k, folded to Dean (bb) who ships all in for 115k, Levy makes the call.
The board ran out and Levy takes another hit.
Double Up for Catano
Maxine Catano was all in for her last 62k form the button. Levy (sb) makes the call.
The flop was good for Levy but the on the turn locks it up for Maxine and Levy loses yet another big pot.
Marc Joseph 4bets
Marc (utg) opens the action the action to 25k, Levy (bb) makes it 78k and Marc qucickly 4bets to 168k. Levy folds.
4 Handed Chip Counts
Seat 1 – Dean – 210,000
Seat 2 – Maxine Catano – 115,000
Seat 3 – 202,000
Seat 4 – 178,000
5th Place – Keith Bishop -R27,000
We catch the action on a flop. Bishop (sb) announces all in for 23k. Maxine Catano (co) and Marc Joseph (sb) both call.
Turn , check, check.
River , check, check.
Joseph tables to scoop the pot. Bishop tables and hits the rail.
6th Place – Nawal Jaftha – R23,500
A short stacked Nawal was all in for her tournament life holding and was called by Maxine Catano in the big blind holding . The board brought no help for Nawal and she exits in 6th.
7th Place – Warrick Weigand -R10,000
Blinds – 4k/8k/1k
Big Stack Levy bet 100k from the button putting both the blinds all-in. Weigand (sb) made the call with his last 20k and saw the bad news.
Warrick didn’t find ant help and exits in 7th.
A deal was made to secure the bubble R10,000
We’re on the Bubble
Bubble play is now under way. Since we’re at our final table hand for hand play does not apply.
Nad Keshavjee Exits in 8th
Blinds – 3k/6k/1k
Nad (utg) opened the action to 15k, late entrant Dean proceeded to 3bet to 41k, acction folded to Nad who 4bet all in for 103k, Dean calls.
The flop was all it took. Nad exits in 8th as we proceed to our final table of 7.
Rex Hsu out in 9th
Blinds – 2,5k/5k
A short stacked Rex (btn) was all in for his last 37,5k. Levy (sb) quickly made the call to put Rex at risk.
The gave Rex some hope. However the run out sees Rex exit in 9th.
Nad Keshavjee Doubles
Nad was all-in from the button for his last 70k and was called by Levy (bb).
The flop was , Nad stood up from his chair and started saying his goodbyes until the turn put him in the lead, the river was a brik and Nad finds the double.
Jarred Solomon Busts
Jarred (btn) shipped his last 28k and was called by Levy in the small blind.
Jarred didn’t find any help and hits the rail in 10th place.
Prize Pool – R337,000
1st – R130,000
2nd – R76,000
3rd – R47,000
4th – R34,000
5th – R27,000
6th – R23,500
Players Remaining – 10