Event #57: The $1,000,000 Big One for One Drop

Katz's Min-Bet on the River

donpeters • Level 11: 30,000-60,000, 10,000 ante

On the {A-Clubs}{8-Hearts}{3-Diamonds} flop, Paul Newey checked, and Cary Katz bet 200,000. Behind Katz, Daniel Cates made the call, then Newey folded to leave heads-up action to the turn.

The turn was the {6-Clubs}, and Katz checked. Cates bet 375,000, and Katz called.

The river was the {J-Diamonds}, and Katz fired a min-bet of 60,000. Cates quickly called.

Katz tabled the {8-Spades}{6-Spades} for two pair, eights and sixes, and Cates mucked his hand.

Player Chips Progress
Cary Katz us
Cary Katz
us 6,550,000 875,000
Daniel Cates us
Daniel Cates
us 2,150,000 -750,000

Tags: Paul NeweyDaniel CatesDan CatesCary Katz