Event 24: $5,000 Omaha Hi-Low Split 8-or-Better

Nguyen Now The Shortest, Ivey Climbs Up


From the button Phil Ivey raised, and Scotty Nguyen three-bet from the small blind. Ivey called.

The flop came down {J-Spades}{J-Clubs}{5-Diamonds}, Nguyen bet and Ivey called. The turn was the {3-Diamonds} and Nguyen bet after which Ivey raised all in for 130,000. Nguyen called.

Scotty Nguyen{A-Clubs}{9-Hearts}{7-Clubs}{3-Hearts}
Phil Ivey{A-Clubs}{10-Clubs}{7-Hearts}{5-Spades}

The river was the {Q-Hearts} and Ivey found another double up! Nguyen is now the short stack while Cassidy is still miles ahead.

Player Chips Progress
Joe Cassidy us
Joe Cassidy
us 2,500,000 -90,000
Phil Ivey us
Phil Ivey
us 850,000 350,000
Scotty Nguyen us
Scotty Nguyen
us 450,000 -550,000

Tags: Joe CassidyPhil IveyScotty Nguyen