$125+$25 Deep Stack NLH
Level 28: Blinds 40,000/80,000/80,000 BB Ante
Total Entries: 174
Players Remaining: 4
Average Stack: 1.5 million
Mike Giordano’s AT suited was good for a double-up through Chuck Bryant, who had . The board of A T 8 A 8 gave Mike a very full boat and double-up to ~ 1 million. Chuck was left with about 1.8 million.
Then a big hand developed between Chuck (bb) and Stephen Marshall (button). On the flop of Chuck checked, Stephen bet 475, and Chuck called. The on the turn paired the board and Chuck checked again. Stephen gave it some thought, then announced all-in. Chuck insta-called, showing for trip 8s. Stephen’s was drawing dead.
Chuck doubled up to about 3.4 million and Stephen was left with only about 120,000.