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Event #49: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em

First Big Pot of Heads-Up Goes O'Donoghue's Way

YorkshirePud • Level 28: 30,000-60,000, 10,000 ante

Hand 102: Barny Boatman opened to 130,000 and Brian O'Donoghue folded.

Hand 103: O'Donoghue raised to 125,000 and Boatman stepped out of the way.

Hand 104: Boatman limped and O'Donoghue checked. Both players then checked the {q-Spades}{k-Hearts}{k-Diamonds} flop, with O'DOnoghue betting 75,000 on the {5-Clubs} turn. Boatman called. Both players then checked the {7-Clubs} river, O'Donoghue winning with {4-Clubs}{4-Hearts}

Hand 105: O'Donoghue raised to 125,000 and then called when Boatman three-bet to 300,000. The {3-Hearts}{4-Hearts}{K-Clubs} flop saw Boatman continue with a 275,000 bet, a bet that O'Donoghue called. Boatman fired again, making it 400,000 to play on the {A-Clubs} turn and O'Donoghue called again. Boatman checked the {8-Hearts} river and O'Donoghue checked behind.

O'Donoghue showed {K-Hearts}{J-Spades} and won with a pair of jacks, Boatman losing out with the {Q-}{9-Clubs}/

Hand 106: O'Donoghue received a walk.

Tags: Barny BoatmanBrian O'Donoghue