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Ivey Scores Double Knockout

GeoffFisk • Level 4: 0-0, 4,000 ante
Phil Ivey

Paul Phua opened to 26,000 from middle position, Phil Ivey went all-in from the hijack, Rui Cao called from the cutoff, and Phua called. Phua and Cao were both covered by Ivey.

Rui Cao: {q-Hearts}{q-Spades}
Paul Phua: {j-Spades}{9-Spades}
Phil Ivey: {a-Spades}{k-Diamonds}

Board: {7-Clubs}{a-Clubs}{10-Diamonds}{10-Spades}{7-Spades}

Ivey hit the ace he was looking for on the flop, and his pair held through the river, leaving him with a massive stack.

The knockout forced Cao to go in for his last bullet, and Phua is in with his second bullet.

Player Chips Progress
Phil Ivey us
Phil Ivey
us 620,000 345,000
Paul Phua my
Paul Phua
my 100,000 -131,000
Rui Cao fr
Rui Cao
fr 100,000 -15,000

Tags: Paul PhuaPhil IveyRui Cao