Grafton Grafting

Table chip leader (and top five in chips at the minute) Sam Grafton is in active mode, most recently welcoming new player to the table Santiago Plante with a friendly three-bet of his preflop 180,000 open to 800,000 from the big blind (no call). His table is stacked thusly:

Bicknell Makes a Tough Fold, O’Kearney Profits

We got there on the river as Kristen Bicknell was tossing in a time extension card, seemingly facing a tough decision. We asked Dara O'Kearney after the hand was over what had happened. O'Kearney opened under the gun with a min-raise to 60,000 and Paul Michaelis called on the button. Bicknell

O’Kearney Functions Better with Sleep

Also flips better: Dara O'Kearney just eliminated a player to up his stack over 2.5 million.  He opened in the cutoff, three-bet by the small blind to 270,000.  O'Kearney set his opponent all in (he had under 700,000) and was called quickly. O'Kearney's [8d8h] did better than hold against [Adqs] over

Early 100k for O’Kearney

Dara O'Kearney, iPad in hand, is one of the early birds ready to make the most of Level 1.  Ipad in hand, he has still been involved in a few start of level pots, including one that boosted his stack by around 10%. Artur Gjoka opened in early position to 12,000

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