Live Events 4
Event #45: $1,000 No-Limit Hold’em

Marais Doubles Through Griffin


Ken Griffin raised to 150,000 from the small blind and Jean Luc Marais called from the big blind. The flop came {k-Clubs}{10-Spades}{7-Clubs} and Griffin instantly shoved all in. Marais snap called and the hands were revealed.

Griffin: {6-Clubs}{3-Clubs}
Marais: {k-Diamonds}{q-Clubs}

Marais was ahead with his pair of queens but Griffin had a flush draw. The turn was the {2-Spades} and the river was the {8-Diamonds} and Marais got a huge double up to make him our chipleader.

Player Chips Progress
Jean Luc Marais
Jean Luc Marais
4,120,000 2,020,000
Kenneth Griffin us
Kenneth Griffin
us 2,840,000 -2,060,000

Tags: Jean Luc MaraisKenneth Griffin