Laplante Among Chip Leaders
Level 28 : 100,000-200,000, 200,000 ante
World Series of Poker bracelet winner Ryan Laplante opened the action with a raise to 400,000. It folded to the big blind and he called.
The flop was . The player in the big blind checked and Laplante made a continuation bet of 300,000. His opponent put in a raise to 850,000. Laplante moved all-in and the big blind quickly called putting him all-in and at risk.
The player in the big blind had flopped trips but the turn card was the giving Laplante a flush. The river card was the locking up the knockout for Laplante.