€5,300 Main Event

Souki Busts Fernandez in Two Hands

• Level 12: 1,000-2,000, 300 ante
Leo Fernandez

Phil Souki just eliminated Leo Fernandez (pictured) in two hands to rocket his stack up the chipcounts. First, Souki held {K-Diamonds}{K-Clubs} and squeezed a good slice of value on a queen-high board. Then, in the next hand and against Fernandez again, he opened with {Q-Clubs}{Q-Hearts} and called the immediate shove that came from Fernandez for 31,100. The Team PokerStars Pro held {K-Hearts}{J-Hearts} ,started behind and finished the same through a board of {10-Diamonds}{9-Hearts}{5-Spades}{Q-Diamonds}{7-Clubs} .

Souki has made the maximum from his two premium hands and is right back above average.

Philippe Souki gb 170,800 88,800
Leo Fernandez ar Ausgeschieden

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