On Wednesday in Las Vegas, Chris Brewer topped a field of 57 entries to win Event #8: $25,000 No-Limit Hold’em at the 2021 Poker Masters for $427,500. In addition to the prize money, Brewer earned 257 points for the Poker Masters leaderboard, which vaulted him into second place overall in
John Riordan limped the cutoff, as did Alex Foxen on the button, before Dylan Weisman and Daniel Negreanu came along from the blinds. The flop landed [6hTc4h] and action checked to Foxen who bet 4,500. Weisman and Negreanu folded, but Riordan called as the turn landed the [Ad]. Riordan check-called a
John Riordan limped in from under the gun and Daniel Negreanu raised to 4,500 in the cutoff. Sam Soverel reraised to 15,500 from the small blind, and both Riordan and Negreanu called. The flop landed [9cKc3d], and action checked to Negreanu who elected to bet 25,000. Soverel and Riordan quickly folded, and
Action folded to Matthew Wantman in the small blind, and he moved all-in. John Riordan called in the big blind for his last 245,000. Wantman: [Ad2c] Riordan: [KsTs] The board ran out [QhTc5d7s3s], and Riordan flopped a pair of tens to double.
Jonathan Little open-shoved for his last 115,000 from under the gun and action folded to John Riordan in the big blind, and he called. Little: [6h6d] Riordan: [AcTh] The board ran out [qc3c5c2h2d], and Little's sixes held to double.