Giovanni Safina raised to 35,000 and Nicola Sasso three-bet from small blind up to 85,000 chips and received the call from his opponent.
On the flop, Sasso bet 100,000 and his opponent pushed all in for 300,000 chips. Sasso opted to make the call and the showdown went as following.
Crisafulli Giuseppe raised to 25,000 chips from the button and received calls from Jerome Iozza in small blind and from Giovanna Di Martino in big blind.
The flop was , both blinds checked and Crisafulli bet 36,000 chips and won the pot.
Federico Fulciniti raised to 23,000 and Marco Palmieri re-raised all in for 75,000 chips.
Showdown: Palmieri , Fulciniti
Fulcintini made a flush on the river and he took down this pot.
Sissonen Ville from middle position raised at 12000 chips, Fulciniti Federico re-raised at 28500 chips, then Sissonen Ville show the force of his action 4betting at 48500 chips and his opponent folded.
War blinds: small blind raised at 5500 chips and Kallman Kim Torvald defended his big blind.
The flop is , the small blind betted for 7700 chips and just call for Kallman,
On the turn , both players checked.
The river is and Kallman betted for 16500 chips after that the small blind checked and win the pot.
Miljanic raised at 4000 chips and received a re-raise from seat 4 at 8300 chips, call.
The flop is , Miljanic checked and bet 9700 chips for seat 4. Miljanic folded.
Serraino Vincenzo from UTG+1 opened at 3500 chips and received a call from the Small Blind ( Salvatore Esposito.
The flop was: both players checked.
The turn is a : Esposito checked, UTG+1 betted 5000 chips, not enough for Esposito that think a lot and placed a raise for 10100 chips. The UTG+1 re-raised at 21000 chips and Esposito moved all in for other 27000 chips
Cyril Benjamin Fabre opened from UTG at 2400 chips and received only a call UTG+1
The Board was:
Fabre shot the first barrel for 2600 chips and his opponent made a call.
The turn was: and Fabre from UTG shot the second barrel for 5200 chips , his opponent folded.
Who's the strongest now?!
This is the Day 2 of Planetwin365 100K TG tournament and 161 players over 329 are fighting now
With 210K chips Alfonso Riccardi is the Chip Leader of the Day 1B
The players are understading what to do, it's time to push a bit!
The action was already been done and this is what can see:
Piira Heikki wins a pot showing set over set and we flys to 56K
Here comes the pressure...
All the players started to be afraid of not finish in the ITM positions so the action is a bit slow and 157 players still alive in this Day 1B
UTG opened at 1200, the button re-raised up to 3350 and Alfonso Riccardi 3bet up to 7200 chips, receiving only the call from the button.
The flop is:
Riccardi betted 10100 chips and received a call from the Button.
The turn is a
Riccardi moved allin for 40K and the Button folded
163 players survived till level 5 as we now entered level 6, who will survive for other 4 levels?
Here we are , a new level is started, players will continue to fight for the first price!
Raise for 400 chips from an italian player in middle position, called from seat 8, but re-raised for 800 chips from cut-off, Salvatore Giudice. Only the seat 7, the original raiser, called the re-raise.
Salvatore Giudice betted 1100 chips and reiceved a call,
both players checked on the turn: .
On the river, , check from Salvatore Giudice and bet 1625 from seat 7 while wins the pot after the fold of Giudice
Someone has to do it, and Thomas Boivin was the right person!
Boivin from Hi Jack open raised to 250 receiving a re-raise from Davide Fanfara ( Small Blind) till 600 chips, and he just made a call to the re-raise.
The flop is:
Fanfara seems to be strong betting 1000 chips but was instatly raised up to 4100 chips, Fanfara called.
Turn card is:
Fanfara checked, Boivin betted 6200 chips and saw his opponent fold .
On table 11 all seems to be calm. A 3-way pot was started from the player in the middle position 1 for 250 chips and has been called rfom Hi Jack and the Button position.
The board is
All players checked till the river card and the showdown let the original raiser wins the pot win
The hand was alreday running in a 3-way pot and on this Flop: the BigBlind ( Poli Soriano) betted 425 revceing only one call from CutOff position ( Mirabile Antonio).
The turn card is: that saw Soriano place a bet of 650 immediately raised from Mirabile up to 2500 chips and Soriano opted for a fold.
Spanish people seems like they don't like to waste their money
seat 9 raised 150 from utg, re-raise for 425 chips from seat 10, but Dario Filippelli from seat 5 3-betted 2100 chips and has been called from original raiser only.
On that flop, seat 9 betted 1225 chips and reiceved call from Filippelli
The turn is: , betted 1700 chips from seat 9 and his opponent made a call
River: , Dario Filippelli folded after bet from seat 9 2500 chips
Alfonso Amendolia is intimidating some of other players at his table, with his big watch, big figure and his large unlit cigar in his mouth. We come to the table as the board shows
There is around 10,000 chips in the pot and Alfonso bets out around 9,000 and stares down his opponent, who ends up folding.
It's just the second level and people have the power to fold yet.
A hand was running and UTG+1 opened at 1100 receiving the call from Small BLind and Big Blind (Rachut Steffen).
The flop was : Small and BigBlind checked , while the original raiser bets 300.
Only Steffen made call and the turn card was:
UTG+1 placed a 3-barrel for 650 chips and BigBlind Steffen flipped over
..And we are now on 132 players ready from the start. The players are filling out the tournament form and are soon ready to play.
The dealers are now at their tables and the first players have started to show up and look for their seats. 118 players have registered for Day 1B so far, so it looks like the turn out is going to be as good as yesterday.
The blinds starts at 25/50 and goes up every 45 minutes. For every 3 levels there will be a short or long break for the players, to give them a chance to stretch their legs, smoke and eat.
Live from Portomaso Casino it's going to start the Day1 B of the 100K GTD tournament.
Here you have the chipcount of the DAY1 A ended yesterday:
1 FULCINITI FEDERICO 169100
2 MESSINA SALVATORE 155000
3 GANDOSSI CHRISTIAN 146200
4 TALONE FRANCESCO 133200
5 2 CONTRI ANDREA 118500
6 FABRE CYRIL BENJAMIN 117600
7 SCIBERRAS MARIO 116700
8 CALLEJA BRIAN 108600
9 NAUDI CHRIS 106500
10 PASSALACQUA GIUSEPPE 106200
11 ZINNI GIULIANO 104300
12 VELLA MARK 99100
13 SORTINO SEBASTIANO 98400
14 BALZAN DEMAJO JACQUES 98000
15 ANASTASI MARCELLO 96700
16 BARTOLINI MARCO 89000
17 MASCOLO VALERIO 84700
18 RUSSO ANTONINO 84700
19 MOSCHITTA LUCA 81700
20 IODICE MARCO 79900
21 TUMMINO STEFANO 78600
22 ALEX 78400
23 VAN ZADELHOFF STEVEN 77400
24 TROVAO FABIO 75200
25 PARRINELLO SALVATORE 71300
26 MARCENAC MATHIEU 71000
27 COURREGES ARNAUD MAXIME 66000
28 CRACCHIOLO IGNAZIO FABIO 65100
29 SCOMMEGNA RUGGIERO 64200
30 ALESSI CLAUDIO 63400
31 TOLEDO RAPHAEL 61100
32 SCALISI SALVATORE 60000
33 VENEROSO VINCENZO 58400
34 PIAZZA MASSIMILIANO 55100
35 IUVARA CARLO 54900
36 MEMOLA GIANPAOLO 54700
37 LARIQUE QUENTIN 53700
38 PAVLOVA INA 53000
39 BOSSA GIUSEPPE 52600
40 SAMMARCO FRANCESCO 52300
41 ESPOSITO SALVATORE 50400
42 BRUNET MANQUAT CLEMENT 48700
43 D'URSEL IGOR THOMAS 44000
44 KALLMAN KIM TORVALD 42900
45 AMATO DARIO 42000
46 LOVGREN SOFIA 41500
47 PUSCEDDU MICHELE 37800
48 MILJANIC MILJAN 36300
49 TAMOSAUSKAS NERIJUS 33800
50 BLASI MICKY 33200
51 TRAVAGLIA ENZO 33000
52 FISICARO MAURIZIO 30800
53 NIELSEN JACOB 30500
54 ASTROLOGO GIANCARLO 30100
55 SPAMPINATO GIULIO 29200
56 LICCIOLI ISNARDO 28600
57 BIONDO DAVIDE 26000
58 BONGERS KOEN 25400
59 STANIC ZORAN 25300
60 D' AMICO AURELIO 21600
61 BELLANTE FRANCESCO 20300
62 BOZINOVIC VLADIMIR 18700
63 VAN RAVENSWOUD CARLO 15300
64 DE LAAT BAS 13100
65 FURNERI ALESSANDRO 8300
Federico Fulciniti is the Chip Leader of the Day1 A, he close the day at 164K
The tournament is running from more than 9 hours now and not all the players can keep their A-Game , Kallman Kim Torvald knows how to do it.
Sofia Lovgren call the UTG opening at 1200 from her middle position, and the button, the small blind and the big blind followed her to create a real family pot!
The flop is:
Big Blind bets 2300 and only the button called.
The turn is that see check from both players.
The river is the Big Blind checked and Kallman Kim Torvald bets 6500 chips to steal the pot!
Timing is necessary to win at poker!
Stay tuned, the video interview to Chris Naudi is coming soon
Who would bust her? Maybe no one but someone is trying to.
Sofia Lovgren opend from UTG at 1200 and received a call from Alex in middle position.
The Flop showed: and Lovgren placed a continuation bet of 1100 receiving a call from Alex.
The turn is: The Swedish Poker player on UTG opted for a check and than call the bet of Alex for 2850.
The River Card is: that see both players check.
The showdown let Sofia Lovgren wins the pot of 10300 chips with while his opponent muck his cards.
Poker is not only a hitting game as you sometimes have to bluff, but you need how to do it and Poli Soriano knows just that!
The Spanish poker player open sto 1250 from middle position and get called by CutOff.
The flop comes:
Soriano placed a continuation bet of 1750 and received a call from his opponent.
The turn is a and Soriano checked ( most probably he had already planned his bluff ), CutOff bets 2200 , Soriano raise to 5500 and received a call.
The river card is: Soriano moved allin for 12K, his opponent fold and The Spanish Player showed .
Soriano now have like 40K
We came over to Puk's table as the turn card has just been dealt.
The board shows
Puk checks from MP and Fabio Trovao bets 10,000.
Puk thinks for a few minutes and pushes all in for another 3-4,000 in chips.
Trovao snap calls and shows while Puk needs help as he shows
River comes and no help for Puk.
Ready to go, the players took their seats and the seventh level started!
Other 3 levels will be played after this one.
Six levels has been played till now and all the players will have 60 minutes dinner break to refund their energy.
Just a recap:
139 entrances to DAY 1A
106 players left
We are making a new interview, stay connected!
Steven van Zadelhoff paid a weak flush , could he keep out from this spot?
The player in the HiJack position opened to 825, the Dutch Pro from the Button made a call and also the BigBlind called.
The Flop is:
BigBlind checked , the player in the HiJack position bets 3025 , Steven van Zadelhoff called , BigBlind reaise Allin for 11825 and both following players called his push.
Turn: Check - Check
River Card: Check - Check
Showdown: Steven van Zadelhoff showed , BigBling showed and HiJack mucks.
Steven van Zadelhoff lost 12650 chips
There is a lot of action at table n.1 , and usually a player from UTG opened at 700, Poli Soriano made a call.
Here come the flop:
The player Under The Gun checked, Soriano bets 1000 and is immediately called from his opponent.
The turn is : , UTG call , The Spanish Soriano bets 2000 inducing his opponent to push allin, and this is what happened, UTG went allin , just 9K more to call for Soriano that snapped and showed while his opponent showed .
Soriano collected 25400 chips.
It's Maltese Chris Naudi turn, he raise 600 preflop from UTG+1 position and is soon rereaised by Hijack position till 1400, Naudi makes a call.
The flop comes : Naudi first to talk instantly checked , his opponent bets 1900 and the Maltese Poker Player calls.
The turn is: Naudi checked again, his opponent bets 5000 and after a minute Naudi finished allin.
The player in HiJack position thinked a lot and after the Floorman counted his time he made a call for 13800 chips more and showed while Naudi showed
The river card is , Chris Naudi fly to 72K and his opponent is busted.
We have seen lots of women that are playing the Planetwin365 tournament here in Portomaso Casino. Some are local, some are from Scandinavia but there are also several Italian women that has come here to kick some ass. We'll try and keep an eye on them all and see how they will do today
The Spanish poker player Poli Soriano opened at 450 from UTG position and received 2 calls from the middle of the table.
The flop is:
Soriano placed a continuation bet of 750, middle1 opponent raised to 2500 and Poli opted for a call.
The Turn is:
Both player involved check on the turn
The River is:
The Spanish Soriano bets 3600 and his opponent folds.
Dutch pro player DonBartos is begin very active, and mostly against Italian players. We just witnessed a hand that was concluded preflop. Italian player Mustapha Kanit, who lives in Malta to play poker raises to 450 chips, another Italian player three-bet from the button to 1,250 chips and DonBartos squeezed to 3,575. Both Italians players folded after giving it quite some thought and DonBartos collected the chips.
We just talked to the Danish player Jacob Nielsen, who told us that he had just lost a 10,000-chip pot.
Before the flop a player raised to 125 from the under-the-gun position and Nielsen three-bet to 600. Nielsen was seated in middle position and a third player got involved from the button.
The initial raiser made the call as well and the flop brought out Q-2-3 rainbow. The action was checked to Nielsen who bet 700, the button called and the first player folded.
On the turn an ace hit and Nielsen continued with a 1,600-chip bet, getting called once more by his opponent. The river completed the board with a 3 and Nielsen fired out 3,000. After tanking for a bit his opponent made the call tabling a pair of nines. Nielsen did not show his cards and mucked as he was caught bluffing.
Steven van Zadelhoff's day has started off extremely well in the 100K GTD Planetwin365 tournament.
With K-9 offsuit Van Zadelhoff raised preflop against his opponent that had raised from middle position. Van Zadelhoff's opponent called and the flop brought out K-Kh-9h, Van Zadelhoff bet around three quarters of the pot on the flop and received a call from his opponent.
The turn showed the 7h and Steven fired another barrel. This time Van Zadelhoff's opponent decided to raise and the Dutch pro made the call. On the river Van Zadelhoff's opponent opted to move all in and things weren't that hard for Van Zadelhoff who called immediately holding the nuts!
This nice double up has bumped Van Zadelhoff's stack to well over twice the starting stack!
The first level is underway with more than 100 players in their seats already.
The first players have shown up here at Portomaso Casino on Malta, including DonBartos.
DonBartos won a SCOOP event last year and we managed to catch a glimpse of his most prized possession, the SCOOP winner's watch.
We are close to dealing the first hands of the tournamen, as players are starting to take their seats.
The tournament will have 45-minute levels, a 30,000 starting stack and the first blind level will be 25/50.
Here at Portomaso Casino everything is ready!
The €100,000 Guaranteed Tournament will start in 20 minutes and we're looking at anyhwere between 100 and 150 players for the Day 1a.