Event #13: $1,500 Limit Hold'em

Pupillo Doubles Through McKeehen

Tboss • Level 28: 60,000-120,000, 0 ante
Nick Pupillo

Nick Pupillo and Joe McKeehen put in five bets each before the flop in a blind versus blind battle.

The flop came {a-Hearts}{q-Clubs}{2-Hearts} and Pupillo check-raised a bet from McKeehen, who called.

The {9-Clubs} hit the turn and Pupillo instantly bet, being all in for 100,000. McKeehen hesitated and made the call.

Nick Pupillo: {a-Diamonds}{9-Hearts}
Joe McKeehen: {10-Spades}{10-Diamonds}

Pupillo turned two pair and was able to hold as the {k-Spades} completed the board on the river, securing his double.

Player Chips Progress
Michael Moncek us
Michael Moncek
us 2,550,000 -50,000
Ben Ross US
Ben Ross
US 2,115,000 -185,000
Joe McKeehen US
Joe McKeehen
US 2,100,000 -500,000
Christoph Kwon US
Christoph Kwon
US 2,020,000 -680,000
Steven Wolansky us
Steven Wolansky
us 1,500,000 700,000
Nick Pupillo us
Nick Pupillo
us 1,050,000 490,000
Yueqi Zhu cn
Yueqi Zhu
cn 970,000 -30,000
Fred Lavassani US
Fred Lavassani
US 600,000 -120,000

Tags: Joe McKeehenNick Pupillo