Hand #8: Adriano Santa Ana raised to 150,000 under the gun, and Kevin O'Donnell moved in for 585,000 from his immediate left. Action folded to Nghi Tran in the hijack, who announced a call. Santa Ana then jammed when action folded back to him. Again, Tran called.
Santa Ana was in a dominating position, but it was O'Donnell who had to like the flop the most: , giving him a gutshot. The turn was the , and now it was Tran in need of a straight.
"Eight, eight eight," he urged the dealer. "Come on, you can do it."
The dealer placed a down though, and O'Donnell doubled up, while Santa Ana won a small side pot.
|Adriano Santa Ana||700,000||-1,255,000|