$25,000 High Roller

Maimone Gets Paid Off, Kornuth Keeps Climbing

• Level 14: 2,000-4,000, 500 ante

Chance Kornuth is flying up the leaderboard today. He started today with 210,400 and has tripled his stack. On this hand he opened from middle position to 9,000.

The action folded to William Foxen who called and both the blinds called. The flop came {j-Diamonds}{q-Diamonds}{6-Diamonds} and everyone checked.

When the {9-Clubs} hit the turn, the action checked to Foxen who bet 17,500. Maimone was the lone caller and the two were heads up to the river.

The {5-Hearts} hit the river and Maimone checked to Foxen. Foxen placed a bet of about 35,000 and Maimone snap called. He showed {8-Diamonds}{10-Clubs} for a straight to the queen and won the hand.

Chance Kornuth us 665,000 99,000
Nick Maimone us 357,000 141,500
William Foxen US 92,700 -144,100

Tags: Chance KornuthNick MaimoneWilliam Foxen