Ostergaard Takes the Lead Again

Our former chip leader, Maxime Canevet, is down to just 8 big blinds and Erik Ostergaard has taken the lead again Ostergaard found A♥ A♣ on the button and raised to 1.9m. In the big blind Maxime Canevet defended with A♠ 5♠. The two of them saw a flop. Flop: A♦ 4♥ K♠ (5m) Top-Pair […]

Mantas Urbonas Eliminato al Quarto Posto (€121,500)

Mantas  Urbonas si ritrova a giocare con due big blind e mezzo, e nel giro di tre mani passa nuovamente dal paradiso all’inferno. Prima mano: Ostergaard: J♥ 8♦Urbonas: Q♥ T♠Board: T♣ Q♣ 4♠ 2♣ 8♥ Seconda mano: Urbanas: K♣ 9♣Ostergaard: A♥ 4♦Board: J♠ 2♣ T♣ K♦ K♥ Mantas si ritrova con queste due mani ad […]

Mantas Urbonas Bounced in 4th (€121,500)*

As mentioned Mantas Urbonas was down to just a couple of big blinds, but managed to double up twice against Erik Ostergaard. First hand: Ostergaard: J♥ 8♦Urbonas: Q♥ T♠ Board: T♣ Q♣ 4♠ 2♣ 8♥ Second hand: Urbonas: K♣ 9♣Ostergaard: A♥ 4♦ Board: J♠ 2♣ T♣ K♦ K♥ Now Urbanas was almost back in contention […]

Mantas Urbonas tentenna, Stropoli colpisce

Due grandissime mani si sono scontrate quando Julien Stropoli e Mantas Urbonas sono andati all-in preflop. Dopo una scommessa e un rilancio, entrambi erano all-in ed eccoti lo showdown: Julien Stropoli: K♣ K♠Mantas Urbonas: A♠ Q♥ Scheda: K♥ T♣ 3♥ A♥ 2♠ Quindi, Mantas Urbonas, che è partito terzo oggi dalla terza posizione con il […]

When Two Huge Hands Collide

Two huge hands collided when Julien Stropoli and Mantas Urbonas were all-in preflop. After a bet and raise both were all-in and we saw a showdown: Julien Stropoli: K♣ K♠Mantas Urbonas: A♠ Q♥ Board: K♥ T♣ 3♥ A♥ 2♠ And just like that Mantas Urbonas, who started 3rd in chips today, was left with only […]

Ostergaard Hits the Ace

Things have taken a turn for the worse for Maxime Canevet. Once (and mostly) the overwhelming chip leader he just took a big hit from Erik Ostergaard. Four-handed he ran got his QQ in vs. Ostergaard’s AQ in power position. An ace on the flop changed that quickly and now he’s found himself on the […]

Everyone Has Mixed Feelings About a Chop Pot

The pressure is off after the deal. There’s still €73,000 to play for but it seems like most players are very happy with their take home so far and seem chill and relaxed. Nevertheless we just saw a huge hand between Maxime Canevet and Mantas Urbonas. It was an all-in for more than 33m chips […]

Abdallah Fakhreddine Falls in 5th (€108,500)*

With a deal now made, busting out comes easier. And being the short stack with only 20 big blinds also makes it easier to try and go for a double up. Abdallah Fakhreddine was the shorty after the deal and he found A♣ Q♠. In front of him Maxime Canevet raised with T♠ T♣ and Abdallah […]

Abdalah Fakhreddine Eliminato al Quinto Posto (€108.500)

Canevet apre da UTG e riceve il push di Fakhreddine da cut-off. Chiama il francese, è showdown. Canevet: T♣ T♦Fakhreddine: A♣ Q♠ Board: 3♦ 5♥ 8♦ 8♥ 6♠ Esce in quinta posizione il libanese, si rimane in quattro.

Aspettando il Battle of Malta 2019

Più tavoli, numeri più grandi, servizio migliore. Grandi piani. Battle of Malta del 2018 è ormai quasi volto al termine, come in ogni grande evento che si rispetti qualcosa è andata diversamente rispetto al previsto  ma per il coordinatore del marketing e degli eventi di Casino Malta, Telly Bartolo, è comunque un buon segno: al […]