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Mark Hamilton Out in 29th Place ($11,865)

Level 20: 5,000-10,000, 1,000 ante

Jimmy Lee raises to 25,000 in the cutoff and Mark Hamilton three-bet shoves for about 130,000 from the button. Action folds to Lee who calls.

Lee: JclubJdiamond
Hamilton: 5club5heart

The board runs out 6spade3diamond2club7diamondKdiamond, no help to Hamilton, scoring the elimination for Lee.

Jimmy Lee - 580,000 (58 bb)
Mark Hamilton - Out in 29th Place ($11,865)

Sorted In: Jimmy Lee, Mark Hamilton, Season XIII, The Bicycle Casino, Legends of Poker
06:00 PM, 08/27/14

Bob Mather Out in 30th Place ($11,865)

Level 20: 5,000-10,000, 1,000 ante

Reigning WPT World Champion Keven Stammen raises under the gun to 23,000, Bob Mather reraises UTG+1 to 46,000, and Stammen calls.

The flop comes 10spade8spade2heart, Stammen checks, Mather moves all in for about 340,000, and Stammen calls with AspadeQspade for a spade flush draw. Mather turns over KclubKspade, and the two players are nearly even in chips.

The turn card pairs the board with the 10club, and the river card double-pairs the board with the 2spade. Stammen wins the pot with a spade flush to eliminate Mather from the tournament.

Keven Stammen  -  875,000  (87 bb)
Bob Mather  -  Eliminated in 30th Place  ($11,865)

Sorted In: Bob Mather, Keven Stammen, Season XIII, The Bicycle Casino, Legends of Poker
05:56 PM, 08/27/14

Matt Salsberg vs. Massoud Eskandari

Level 20: 5,000-10,000, 1,000 ante

Matt Salsberg (under the gun) and Mass Eskandari (cutoff) each commit 200,000 preflop.

The flop falls AdiamondQdiamond2spade and Salsberg checks to Eskandari who bets 145,000. Salsberg calls and both players proceed to check the 8diamond turn and 3spade river.

Eskandari tables AheartKheart, besting Salsberg's KclubKspade to win the pot.

Massoud Eskandari - 1,300,000 (130 bb)
Matt Salsberg - 450,000 (45 bb)

Sorted In: Massoud Eskandari, Matt Salsberg, Season XIII, The Bicycle Casino, Legends of Poker
05:55 PM, 08/27/14

Bob Mather vs. Tyler Cornell

Level 20: 5,000-10,000, 1,000 ante

Tyler Cornell is under the gun and BBob Mather is in the cutoff when they see a flop of Jclub10diamond7diamond. Both players check.

The turn brings the Kdiamond. Cornell bets 26,000 and Mather calls. The river is the 5diamond and Cornell bets 58,000. Mather takes some time, then announces "raise". He slides his chips to match Cornell's bet in the pot, then takes his time preparing a raise of an additional 75,000 chips.

Cornell gives a chuckle, folds, and gives Mather the pot.

Bob Mather - 390,000 (39 bb)
Tyler Cornell - 1,525,000 (153 bb)

Sorted In: Bruce Kramer, Tyler Cornell, Season XIII, The Bicycle Casino, Legends of Poker
05:44 PM, 08/27/14

Joshua Pollock Out in 31st Place ($11,865)

Level 20: 5,000-10,000, 1,000 ante

Joshua Pollock moves all in from middle position for about 150,000, and Andy Frankenberger calls from the big blind with AclubAdiamond. Pollock turns over AspadeQspade, and he needs ot improve to stay alive.

The board comes 8heart5spade2diamond2clubKheart, and the pocket aces hold up for Frankenberger to win the pot and eliminate Pollock from the tournament.

Andy Frankenberger  -  930,000  (93 bb)
Joshua Pollock  -  Eliminated in 31st Place  ($11,865)

Sorted In: Andy Frankenberger, Joshua Pollock, Season XIII, The Bicycle Casino, Legends of Poker
05:43 PM, 08/27/14

Harut Arutyunyan Doubles Thru Huy Lam

Level 20: 5,000-10,000, 1,000 ante

Huy Lam raises to 28,000 from under the gun, Massoud Eskandari calls from the hijack and Harut Arutyunyan three-bets all in on the button for 227,000. Lam calls and Eskandari folds.

Lam: QclubQheart
Arutyunyan: Aspade5spade

The board runs out Jclub9heart4spade8heartAclub, giving Arutyunyan a pair of aces on the river to double up.

Harut Arutyunyan - 505,000 (50 bb)
Huy Lam - 430,000 (43 bb)

Sorted In: Harut Arutyunyan, Huy Lam, Massoud Eskandari, Season XIII, The Bicycle Casino, Legends of Poker
05:35 PM, 08/27/14

Anthony Tao vs. Jimmy Lee

Level 20: 5,000-10,000, 1,000 ante

Anthony Tao raises under the gun to 25,000, Kristina Holst calls from the cutoff, and Jimmy Lee calls from the button.

The flop comes QdiamondQheart6spade, and action checks to Lee, who bets 32,000. Tao calls, and Holst folds.

The turn card is the 10diamond, Tao checks, Lee bets 81,000, and Tao thinks for a while before he calls.

The river card is the Kheart, and both players check. Tao announces "Pocket aces," and then he shows AclubAspade. Lee mucks, and Tao wins the pot.

Anthony Tao  -  965,000  (96 bb)
Jimmy Lee  -  547,000  (54 bb)

Sorted In: Anthony Tao, Jimmy Lee, Season XIII, The Bicycle Casino, Legends of Poker
05:27 PM, 08/27/14

Massoud Eskandari vs. Gene OLeary

Level 20: 5,000-10,000, 1,000 ante

Huy Lam raises to 26,000 from middle position. Huy Le calls from the hijack, Massoud Eskandari calls on the button. Gene OLeary calls from the small blind and Harut Artyunyan calls from the big blind.

The flop falls Jspade7heart6heart and OLeary leads out for 90,000. Only Eskandari calls to see the 10spade turn where OLeary shoves for about 830,000 effective.

Eskandari tanks for about two minutes before he folds 5spade4spade face up.

Gene OLeary - 1,300,000 (130 bb)
Massoud Eskandari - 830,000 (83 bb)

Sorted In: Massoud Eskandari, Gene OLeary, Season XIII, The Bicycle Casino, Legends of Poker
05:17 PM, 08/27/14

Phong Turbo Nguyen Out in 32nd Place ($11,865)

Level 20: 5,000-10,000, 1,000 ante

Jimmy Lee raises from middle position to 22,000, Phong Turbo Nguyen moves all in from the small blind for 174,000, and Joe Szegedy moves all in over the top. Lee folds.

Nguyen turns over JclubJheart, but he needs to improve to stay alive against Szegedy's KclubKheart.

The board comes Kdiamond6spade4spade9spadeQheart, and the pocket kings hold up for Szegedy to win the pot and eliminate Phong Turbo Nguyen from the tournament.

Joe Szegedy  -  575,000  (57 bb)
Phong Turbo Nguyen  -  Eliminated in 32nd Place  ($11,865)

Sorted In: Joe Szegedy, Phong Turbo Nguyen, Season XIII, The Bicycle Casino, Legends of Poker
05:12 PM, 08/27/14

Anthony Tao vs. Joe Szegedy

Level 20: 5,000-10,000, 1,000 ante

The player on the buttpn raises to 20,000, Anthony Tao calls from the small blind, and Joe Szegedy calls from the big blind.

The flop comes 8club5heart4spade and Tao checks. Szegedy bets 30,000, the player on the button folds, and Tao calls.

The turn brings the 9diamond and both players check. The river is the 6diamond and Tao checks again. Szegedy bets 55,000 and Tao calls.

Szegedy turns over AdiamondKspade for ace-high and Tao takes the pot with his 4club4heart for a set of fours.

Anthony Tao - 690,000 (69 bb)
Joe Szegedy - 455,000 (46 bb)

Sorted In: Anthony Tao, Joe Szegedy, Season XIII, The Bicycle Casino, Legends of Poker
05:10 PM, 08/27/14
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