2013 World Series of Poker

Event #16: $10,000 Heads-Up No-Limit Hold'em
Days: 3

First Three Hands of Sauce vs. Nguyen

Level 1 : 8,000-16,000, 0 ante

Hand #1: Don Nguyen had the button and raised to 32,000. Ben "Sauce123" Sulsky three-bet to 85,000, and Nguyen folded.

Hand #2: Sulsky limped in on the button, Nguyen checked, and the flop came {6-Clubs}{5-Clubs}{2-Clubs}. Nguyen check-called a 25,000-chip bet, and the turn brought the {3-Hearts}. Nguyen checked, Sulsky fired out 60,000, and Nguyen called. The {6-Diamonds} completed the board, Nguyen check-called one last bet - this one was worth 65,000 - and Sulsky showed {q-Hearts}{4-Clubs}. Nguyen mucked his hand.

Hand #3: Nguyen raised to 32,000 on the button, Sulsky called, and the dealer fanned {j-Diamonds}{8-Diamonds}{2-Diamonds}. Sulsky check-called a bet of 25,000, and the turn brought a fourth diamond - the {4-Diamonds}. Sulsky checked, Nguyen fired out 43,000, and Sulsky called. The river was a fifth diamond - the {9-Diamonds} - and both players knuckled. Nguyen showed {10-Diamonds}{2-Spades}, and won the pot.

Both players still have their two lammers.

Player Chips Progress
Ben Sulsky us
Ben Sulsky
2,118,000 198,000
Don Nguyen us
Don Nguyen
1,722,000 -198,000

Tags: Ben SulskyDon Nguyen