Level 30: Blinds 60,000/120,000/120,000 BB Ante
Total Entries: 576
Players Remaining: 3
Average Stack: 4,800,000
Hal Rotholz continues to show up at the right place and the right time.
After several pots without showdown after Soukha departed, Hal opened to 325,000, and was called by Brian on the button. The blinds folded.
On , the action went check check.
The on the turn drew a 400,000 bet into from Hal, which Brian min raised. Call.
The action then froze on the . Hal declared “nine” and revealed for a middle flush. Brian groaned, showed an ace, and mucked.
Huge pot for Hal, who is now back to average.
Then, more key action. Brian opens and is called by Lawrence from the small, who has been careful since doubling to 20 bigs.
Bingo, his fit nicely into the board. The action goes check bet call, and on the , Brian rips it in after Lawrence checks.
Trapped, as Lawrence gets it in far ahead. However, just as a big stack is dangled in front of him, Brian finds one of his outs, the , and we lose Lawrence.
- Robert Nguyen – 4.6 m
- Lawrence Harper – 4th for $13,982
- Hal Rotholz– 3.6 m
- Brian Markman – 6.5 m