$2,500+$200 BSPO Championship NLH Re-Entry
Level 6: Blinds 300/500/500 BB Ante
Day 1A Entries: 107
A player in late position raises to 1,200 and Pierre Deissler calls from the hi-jack. Barry Leventhal reraises to 3,100 from the button and it folds back to the late position player who calls.
With the action back on Deissler he moves all in for 11,100 and Leventhal re-shoves all in for over 30,000. The late position player puts his last 18,000 in the put and the hands are shown.
“I’ve got the best of it now” says Deissler turning over his . “Yes you do” replies Leventhal tabling his and the late position player shows .
They see a flop of and Leventhal pairs his ten but Deissler’s aces maintain the lead. The turn is the and the completes the board.
Although Deissler makes top set on the river Leventhal improves to a broadway straight to score the double knockout and chip up to over 60,000. Leventhal has already picked up two Borgata Spring Poker Open titles this series and he’s off to a good start here in the Championship.
Pierre Deissler- Eliminated