$1,600 No-Limit Hold'em

Kevin Buck Doubles Through Nikolaos Platis to 11 Million

tRaMSt0p • Level 28: 50,000-100,000, 100,000 ante
Kevin Buck

Nikolaos Platis raised to 225,000 on the button and Kevin Buck three-bet to 850,000 from the small blind. Platis called, and the flop landed {10-Clubs}{3-Hearts}{5-Clubs}.

Buck checked and Platis bet 600,000. Buck check-raised all in for 4,555,000 and Platis snap-called.

Buck: {a-Hearts}{4-Hearts}
Platis: {a-Diamonds}{10-Spades}

The turn landed the {2-Hearts} to complete Buck's straight, and when the river landed the {j-Clubs}, he was ensured of a double to nearly 11 million in chips.

Player Chips Progress
Kevin Buck us
Kevin Buck
us 10,960,000 5,560,000
Nikolaos Platis us
Nikolaos Platis
us 2,000,000 -5,450,000

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