$1,110 Main Event

Kuether and Diaz Double with Pairs

ajlamers • Level 16: Blinds 3,000-6,000, 1,000 ante

At one table, Joseph Kuether shoved all in for 66,000 and was called by Chuan Zhou in the big blind. Kuether showed {7-Spades}{7-Diamonds} and was flipping against the {a-Hearts}{10-Hearts} of Zhou. The board ran out {q-Hearts}{9-Diamonds}{6-Clubs}{3-Hearts}{4-Diamonds} and Kuether held on for a double up.

Next door, Carlos Diaz raised it up and Michael Holtz jammed all in for 141,000. The action folded back to Diaz who quickly called. Holtz flipped over {6-Spades}{6-Clubs} and was up against the {a-Clubs}{k-Clubs} of Diaz. The board ran out {8-Hearts}{4-Clubs}{2-Diamonds}{7-Hearts}{10-Diamonds} and Holtz's pair also held up for a double.

Player Chips Progress
Chuan Zhou
Chuan Zhou
340,000 -139,000
Michael Holtz us
Michael Holtz
us 295,000 135,000
Joseph Kuether us
Joseph Kuether
us 135,000 48,000
Carlos Diaz
Carlos Diaz
29,000 -93,000

Tags: Michael HoltzJoseph KuetherChuan ZhouCarlos Diaz