Event #16: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em 6-Handed

Gagliano Cracks Aces For Huge Double Up

AnthonyThompson • Level 18: 4,000-8,000, 8,000 ante
Michael Gagliano

Action folded around to John Amato in late position who raised to 20,000, Marton Czuczor and Michael Gagliano called from the button and small blind. Action was on Weiyi Zhang who re-raised to 58,000, Amato folded while Czuczor and Gagliano tagged along.

Czuczor called the 92,000 bet from Zhang after Gagliano checked the flop of {3-Diamonds}{j-Spades}{7-Clubs}. Galiango took a few minutes before he re-raised to 175,000 and Zhang shoved over the top. Czuczor folded and Galiango called.

Weiyi Zhang: {a-Diamonds}{a-Hearts}
Michael Gagliano: {7-Hearts}{7-Diamonds}

Gagliano had flopped a set at a perfect time cracking aces and the board finished with {4-Clubs} on the turn and the {5-Hearts} on the river giving Gagliano the win.

Player Chips Progress
Michael Gagliano us
Michael Gagliano
us 780,000 543,000
Marton Czuczor hu
Marton Czuczor
hu 230,000 82,000
John Amato us
John Amato
us 215,000 78,000
Weiyi Zhang cn
Weiyi Zhang
cn 55,000 -84,500

Tags: John AmatoMarton CzuczorMichael GaglianoWeiyi Zhang