Event 8: $1,500 Omaha Hi-Low Split 8-or-Better

Griffin Straightens Out Tapscott

Gavin Griffin

Gavin Griffin has taken control (again) of this lengthy heads up battle.

He opened from the button and Herbert Tapscott defended to see the {3-Diamonds}{8-Diamonds}{k-Hearts} flop where he check-raised Griffin's c-bet. Call.

The turn came {j-Spades} and Griffin called a 200,000 bet. The river fell {q-Diamonds} and Tapscott check-called a 200,000 bet.

"Straight," said Griffin who scooped with {a-Diamonds}{10-Hearts}{4-Spades}{7-Spades}.

Player Chips Progress
Gavin Griffin us
Gavin Griffin
us 2,700,000 2,354,000
Herbert Tapscott us
Herbert Tapscott
us 1,600,000 1,418,000

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