Event #84: $50,000 Pot-Limit Omaha High Roller

Hellmuth Rivers Straight to Double

dsalituro • Level 31: 250,000-500,000, 500,000 ante
Phil Hellmuth

Phil Hellmuth completed the small blind and Daniel Negreanu raised to 1,500,000 from the big blind. Hellmuth called and potted for 3,500,000 when the flop came {7-Diamonds}{j-Clubs}{5-Spades}.

Negreanu raised all in and Hellmuth called for 375,000 more.

Phil Hellmuth: {q-Diamonds}{9-Clubs}{8-Diamonds}{6-Spades}
Daniel Negreanu: {a-Spades}{a-Diamonds}{k-Hearts}{6-Clubs}

Negreanu's aces stayed in front on the {j-Spades} turn but Hellmuth spiked a straight on the {4-Hearts} river, raising his arms in the air after securing the double up.

Player Chips Progress
Phil Hellmuth us
Phil Hellmuth
us 11,300,000 4,900,000
Daniel Negreanu ca
Daniel Negreanu
ca 9,500,000 -4,900,000
Jeremy Ausmus us
Jeremy Ausmus
us 4,800,000 1,000,000

Tags: Daniel NegreanuPhil Hellmuth