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Aug 26 6:00 pm

BPPS $100K: Jostling For Position Into Break

Level 28 (30,000/60,000/5,000)Total BPPS Entrants: 272Players Remaining: 3Chip Average: 2,800,000Three handed play, as suspected, as been slow and methodical, as the stacks remained close until the end of the last level. At the end of Level 27, Joe ‘Worm’ Palma moved himself into the chip lead, while six-time Borgata Poker champion Abraham Korotki has fallen…

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Aug 26 5:28 pm

BPPS $100K: ‘Worm Time’ Three Handed

Level 27 (25,000/50,000/5,000)Total BPPS Entrants: 272Players Remaining: 3Chip Average: 2,800,000Through the first few orbits, Joe ‘Worm’ Palma has been the only player to win a meaningful hand, cutting down John Germano with the nut straight to move all three players into a more or less tie for the BPPS final table chip lead.That action was…

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Aug 26 5:17 pm

BPPS $100K: 4th Place – Justin Kadet ($7,480)

Level 27 (25,000/50,000/5,000)Total BPPS Entrants: 272Players Remaining: 3Chip Average: 2,800,000Justin Kadet worked his short stack to near perfection but after getting cut down by Abraham Korotki, Korotki just finished the job he started a few levels ago, hitting another river to send Kadet to the rail in 4th place.The hand was picked up with Korotki…

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Aug 26 4:55 pm

BPPS $100K: 5th Place – Eliyah Asur ($5,829)

Level 27 (25,000/50,000/5,000)Total BPPS Entrants: 272Players Remaining: 4Chip Average: 2,000,000Almost just as we posted that we’ve gone three hours without an elimination, Eliyah Asur was sent to the rail in 5th place, as his pair and massive draw was unable to best John Germano’s pocket queens.The hand was picked up with Germano and Asur in…

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Aug 26 4:49 pm

BPPS $100K: Three Hours And Counting…

Level 26 (20,000/40,000/4,000)Total BPPS Entrants: 272Players Remaining: 5Chip Average: 1,650,000It’s been over three hours since the last elimination, as these five players have been doubling each other up and swapping chips for the last few levels. Those chips have found their way to the shorter stacks, as both Eliyah Asur and Justin Kadet have each…

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Aug 26 4:30 pm

BPPS $100K: Kadet Making ‘Fit Or Fold’ Work

Level 26 (20,000/40,000/4,000)Total BPPS Entrants: 272Players Remaining: 5Chip Average: 1,650,000Justin Kadet’s stack size doesn’t allow for much maneuverability, as he’s more or less stuck in a¬†fit or fold mode of play. So far though, he’s making that strategy work, as he’s increased his stack over the last few hands by getting a few shoves through.While…

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Aug 26 4:12 pm

BPPS $100K: All-In, Call And…Chop

Level 26 (20,000/40,000/4,000)Total BPPS Entrants: 272Players Remaining: 5Chip Average: 1,650,000Justin Kadet returned from break as the shortest stack and while he just got all-in and rivered a straight, that river card didn’t increase his stack, as it also gave Eliyah Asur a straight with both players chopping the pot.That action was picked up pre flop,…

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Aug 26 3:47 pm

BPPS $100K: Still Five-Handed, Counts Coming Back From Break

Level 26 (20,000/40,000/4,000)Total BPPS Entrants: 272Players Remaining: 5Chip Average: 1,650,000Two full levels have passed since our last elimination and the remaining five players will now return to Level 26 with two short stacked players needing to find quick doubles. That likely means that the slow pace that we saw through the last two hours will…

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Aug 26 3:14 pm

BPPS $100K: Korotki Hits To Double Through Kadet

Level 25 (15,000/30,000/4,000)Total BPPS Entrants: 272Players Remaining: 5Chip Average: 1,650,000The biggest pot of the tournament just played out at the final table and it’s seen Abraham Korotki regain his stop near the top of the BPPS leaderboard while crippling Justin Kadet.The action was picked up pre flop with Kadet opening the button to 65,000 and…

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Aug 26 2:57 pm

BPPS $100K: Palma Puts The Pressure On Asur

Level 25 (15,000/30,000/4,000)Total BPPS Entrants: 272Players Remaining: 5Chip Average: 1,650,000Joe ‘Worm’ Palma and Eilyah Asur have more or less switched spots on the BPPS leaderboard, after Palma moved all-in on the river to force a fold from the former final table big stack.The hand was picked up on a board of with Asur leading out…

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