Berkey Doubles Through Buonanno Again; Randall Flowers Eliminated in 7th Place ($98,715)
Hand #61:: Antonio Buonanno opened with a raise to 110,000. A few seats over Matt Berkey reraised all in. Action folded back to Buonanno who asked for a count, which ended up being a total of 920,000. Buonanno thought about it briefly before making the call.
Berkey had got his money in well behind but he caught a huge flop when it fell giving him flush and straight draws. The turn would end matters immediately when it fell the giving Berkey the unbeatable flush. The dealer put out the meaningless , allowing Berkey to double up.
Hand #62: Action folded around to Randal Flowers who raised to 100,000. In the next seat over, on the button, Matt Perrins reraised to 230,000. Flowers reraised all in and he was called quickly by Perrins.
The flop came down leaving Flowers out in front. The turn led to an eruption from the rail, as Perrins had picked up a huge lead, leaving Flowers with one out. The river was the and that was it for Randal Flowers. He was sent home in seventh place, but picked up nearly six figures for efforts.