Event #29: $1,500 No-Limit 2-7 Lowball Draw

Israelashvili Can Beat Newton's Straight

dsalituro • Level 28: 50,000-100,000, 150,000 ante
Roland Israelashvili

First to act, Roland Israelashvili shoved all in for 1,065,000. Thomas Newton on the button asked for a count before flicking in a chip to call.

Israelashvili stood pat and showed {j-}{9-}{8-}{7-}{3-}. Newton ended up with a straight after the draw.

"I can beat a straight," Israelashvili said as he doubled up.

Player Chips Progress
Thomas Newton us
Thomas Newton
us 3,700,000 -1,145,000
Roland Israelashvili us
Roland Israelashvili
us 2,100,000 880,000

Tags: Roland IsraelashviliThomas Newton