Event #55: $50,000 Poker Player's Championship

Hellmuth Headin' Up



Phil Hellmuth: (X)(X) / {3-Hearts}{5-Clubs}{7-Clubs}{10-Hearts} / (X)
Brian Rast: (X)(X) / {4-Clubs}{10-Clubs}{a-Diamonds}{j-Hearts} / (X)

Hellmuth completed, and Rast called. Hellmuth led out on fourth, fifth, and sixth street. Rast called him down.

Both players checked on seventh, and Hellmuth opened up {j-Spades}{j-Clubs}{8-Clubs} for a pair of jacks. Rast mucked, and Hellmuth won the hand.

Player Chips Progress
Phil Hellmuth us
Phil Hellmuth
us 2,500,000 500,000
Brian Rast us
Brian Rast
us 2,230,000 -1,070,000

Tags: Phil HellmuthBrian Rast