Event #75: $1,500 The Closer No-Limit Hold'em (30 minute levels) - $1 Million Guarantee

Hands #53-55: Afriat Doubles Through Tanouye

simkha • Level 39: 300,000-600,000, 100,000 ante

Hand #53: Richard Ali shoved from the small blind and won the pot without a fight.

Hand #54: Eric Afriat shoved from under the gun and Jeffrey Tanouye called from the cutoff with a covering stack.

Eric Afriat: {Q-Hearts}{J-Hearts}
Jeffrey Tanouye: {A-Spades}{Q-Spades}

Tanouye had the best of it preflop and Afriat needed to improve to survive. The board ran out {A-Hearts}{6-Clubs}{4-Hearts}{9-Spades}{8-Hearts} and Afriat doubled up with a flush.

Player Chips Progress
Eric Afriat ca
Eric Afriat
ca 6,700,000 1,600,000
Jeffrey Tanouye us
Jeffrey Tanouye
us 2,600,000 -6,920,000

Tags: Eric AfriatJeffrey TanouyeRichard Ali