Team Full Tilt Pro Allen Cunningham has just eliminated heads-up opponent Ben Fineman from the championship event to claim the 2008 Caesars Palace WSOP Circuit Championship; here's how the hand went down:
Ben Fineman raised 80,000 from the button and saw Allen Cunningham call, sending the two to see a flop of
. Checks by both brought the
on the turn. Cunningham led out with 100,000 and was promptly raised by Fineman who made it 400,000. Cunningham then sat still for a moment, before announcing "I'm all in." Fineman exhaled a deep breath, looked down at his chip stack and made the call.
At the showdown, Cunningham tabled
giving him a flush and the advantage over Fineman's
and made straight. Cunningham had Fineman drawing dead as an irrelevant river
fell, giving the pot, the cash and the title to Cunningham.
Runner-up finisher Ben Fineman will take home $257,637 for his commendable performance.