Event 43: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em

Lu Takes Momentum Swinging Pot

Henry Lu took the lead.

Henry Lu opened to 175,000 on the button and Neil Channing raised to 425,000. Lu called and the flop came {2-Diamonds} {5-Spades} {6-Diamonds}. Channing bet 275,000 and Lu raised to 600,000.

"How much do you have behind?" Channing asked Lu. The floorman gave an apporoximate count to Channing.

Channing called and the turn came {3-Clubs}. Channing checked, Lu bet 1,000,000 and Channing called after just a moment's thought. The river came {6-Hearts}, Channing checked and Lu bet 1,000,000 a second time.

Channing wasted no time in folding and Lu has taken a slight chip lead over Channing.

Player Chips Progress
Henry Lu us
Henry Lu
us 7,165,000 2,365,000
Neil Channing gb
Neil Channing
gb 5,300,000 -2,365,000

Tags: Neil ChanningHenry Lu