Main Event

Antonio Merone Takes Big Pot From Gary McGinty

Yardley • Level 28: 40,000-80,000, 10,000 ante

Antonio Merone opened from early position and Gary McGinty called from the small blind to get to a heads up flop of {8-Clubs}{k-Clubs}{4-Hearts}.

McGinty check-called a bet of 175,000 from Merone and they saw the {10-Hearts} hit the turn.

A check from McGinty saw a further bet of 395,000 from Merone and once again McGinty called.

The river was the {6-Spades} and a final check from McGinty saw Merone bet 860,000 and a call from McGinty.

Merone showed his {4-Spades}{4-Clubs} flopped set to win a huge pot and even up the stacks.

Player Chips Progress
Gary McGinty IE
Gary McGinty
IE 5,600,000 -1,350,000
Antonio Merone it
Antonio Merone
it 5,400,000 1,600,000

Tags: Antonio MeroneGary McGinty