McCormick Over Mathews
Rory Mathews raised to 1,600 from middle position and got two callers — Tom McCormick sitting one seat over, and Paul Volpe playing from the small blind.
The flop came , and when checked to Mathews continued for 3,000. McCormick soon announced he was raising the pot, and it was determined his bet was for 15,600. Volpe folded, and after thinking a bit Mathews called.
The turn was the , and Mathews didn't hesitate before betting the pot himself, a bet of 46,800. McCormick quickly called.
The river was the . This time Mathews checked, and McCormick leaned forward and said he was all in, pushing his remaining 35,000 or so forward.
That sent Mathews deep into the tank, and after a couple of minutes he folded his face up.
"Well, of course you had that," said McCormick as he collected the chips.