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Event #26: $2,620 No-Limit Hold'em Marathon
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Hands #374-378: Double-Up #9 is for Korenev

KaleGozer • Level 33: 125,000-250,000, 250,000 ante
Roman Korenev

Hand #374: Roman Korenev limped the button, Jared Koppel raised to 1,000,000 and Korenev folded.

Hand #375: Koppel raised to 625,000 and Korenev called. The flop was {7-Clubs}{6-Hearts}{3-Clubs} and Korenev checked, Koppel bet 500,000 and Korenev called.

The turn brought the {2-Spades} and Korenev check-folded to a shove from Koppel to leave himself with just eleven big blinds.

Hand #376: Korenev shoved all in for 2,900,000 and Koppel called right away.

Roman Korenev: {a-Hearts}{5-Clubs}
Jared Koppel: {k-Diamonds}{j-Diamonds}

The flop came down {j-Hearts}{6-Clubs}{3-Diamonds} to pair Koppel's jack and put him up ahead by a landslide. Korenev was down to just three outs and caught one of them when the {a-Spades} fell on the turn. The river was the {4-Hearts} and Korenev doubled up, making it the ninth time the short stack doubled up during this instant classic heads-up battle.

Hand #377: Koppel raised to 625,000 and Korenev folded.

Hand #378: Korenev limped, Koppel checked and Korenev won it with 400,000 on the {a-Hearts}{6-Clubs}{3-Hearts} flop.

Player Chips Progress
Jared Koppel us
Jared Koppel
us 22,600,000 -1,300,000
Roman Korenev ru
Roman Korenev
ru 5,800,000 1,300,000

Tags: Jared KoppelRoman Korenev