Event #16: $10,000 Limit Hold'em Championship

Higher Flopped Straight for Silver; Improves to a Flush

poolshir • Level 23: 30,000-60,000, 0 ante
Nate Silver

Nate Silver raised from the button and John Monnette made the call.

The flop came {9-Spades}{10-Diamonds}{8-Diamonds}, Monnette checked and Silver bet. Monnette raised for Silver to reraise and Monnette to call.

The turn was the {2-Clubs} and Monnette took over the lead and led out a bet. Silver raised and Monnette called.

The river completed the board with the {3-Diamonds} and Monnette bet. Silver called. Monnette tabled the {7-Clubs}{6-Diamonds} but Silver held the {j-Diamonds}{7-Diamonds} for the higher flopped straight and rivered flush.

Player Chips Progress
Nate Silver us
Nate Silver
us 3,000,000 700,000
John Monnette us
John Monnette
us 2,500,000 -800,000