Event #13: $5,000 Pot-Limit Omaha Championship

Lakatos Starts Well; Tamasauskas Pulls All Back

zedmaster84 • Level 34: 60,000-120,000, 15,000 ante

The heads-up duel started with a bigger pot for Ben Lakatos, who check_called for 180,000 on the {7-Hearts}{4-Spades}{3-Clubs} flop and 613,200 on the {2-Diamonds} turn. They checked the {j-Diamonds} river and Lakatos tabled {a-Spades}{k-Diamonds}{5-Spades}{3-Hearts} for a wheel, which beat the {k-Hearts}{q-Hearts}{2-Spades}{2-Clubs} of Vincas Tamasauskas.

Tamasauskas struck right back by earning the next pot and then raised to 360,000 for Lakatos to limp-call. The {q-Hearts}{j-Diamonds}{2-Diamonds} flop went check, check, and Tamasauskas check-called for 562,500 on the {j-Clubs} turn. On the {4-Hearts} river, both players checked once more and Tamasauskas had the superior two pair with {a-Spades}{a-Hearts}{6-Diamonds}{5-Diamonds} versus {9-Spades}{9-Diamonds}{8-Clubs}{3-Spades}.

Player Chips Progress
Vincas Tamasauskas lt
Vincas Tamasauskas
lt 10,779,869 691,800
Ben Lakatos HU
Ben Lakatos
HU 2,570,131 -691,800

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