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€5,300 EPT Main Event

Two Losses for Pobal

poolshir • Level 31: 80,000-160,000, 160,000 ante
Mikalai Pobal

Norbert Szecsi raised to 350,000 from the button with {a-Spades}{10-Clubs} and Ricardo Da Rocha defended his big blind with {k-Hearts}{10-Spades}. The flop came {q-Hearts}{2-Diamonds}{9-Diamonds}, they both checked to the {a-Diamonds} on the turn for Szecsi to hit a pair of aces. It was checked through again to the {5-Diamonds} on the river. They both checked for Szecsi to scoop the pot.

Da Rocha found {9-Hearts}{9-Clubs} on the button and raised to 350,000. Mikalai Pobal defended his big blind with {j-Hearts}{8-Clubs}. They both checked through the {7-Hearts}{j-Spades}{8-Hearts} flop to the {6-Diamonds} on the turn. Pobal led out for 675,000 with two pair and Da Rocha called with the open-ended straight draw. The river completed the board with the {5-Clubs} to bring a straight to Da Rocha indeed. Pobal bet 1,100,000 and Da Rocha shoved for 3,085,000 for Pobal to quickly fold.

Player Chips Progress
Mikalai Pobal by
Mikalai Pobal
by 15,420,000 -2,370,000
Norbert Szecsi hu
Norbert Szecsi
hu 12,710,000 940,000
Ricardo Da Rocha BR
Ricardo Da Rocha
BR 6,480,000 1,750,000

Tags: Ricardo Da RochaMikalai PobalNorbert Szecsi