Event #17: $1,500 No-Limit Hold'em Shootout

Alex Doubles Through Ruivo

123md • Level 27: 10,000-25,000, 25,000 ante
George Alex

George Alex raised all in from the button for 305,000 and Manuel Afonso Soares Ruivo called from the big blind with {q-Hearts}{q-Spades}, leading Alex's {a-Diamonds}{2-Hearts}.

The board came down {a-Clubs}{k-Diamonds}{7-Hearts}{4-Clubs}{9-Spades}, giving Alex a pair of aces to double up.

Player Chips Progress
Manuel Ruivo pt
Manuel Ruivo
pt 1,615,000 -330,000
George Alex us
George Alex
us 635,000 330,000

Tags: Manuel Afonso Soares RuivoGeorge Alex