$25,000 Challenge

Chen Scores Massive Double

Webjoker • Level 17: 6,000-12,000, 1,000 ante
James Chen

James Chen opened the cutoff for 28,000 and saw small blind Ryan D'Angelo three-bet to 90,000. Chen four-bet to 260,000 with 722,000 behind and D'Angelo moved all in. Chen did one last double check on his cards before he called to create a 2 million-pot by calling all in for 982,000.

James Chen: {A-Diamonds}{K-Clubs}
Ryan D'Angelo: {8-Spades}{8-Hearts}

The flop of {A-Hearts}{K-Diamonds}{7-Spades} was all Chen and the {A-Clubs} on the turn guaranteed him the double up. The river {6-Clubs} was of no importance and Chen doubled up.

Player Chips Progress
James Chen tw
James Chen
tw 1,983,000 1,001,000
Ryan D'Angelo us
Ryan D'Angelo
us 870,000 -1,020,000

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