Event 15: $5,000 Seven Card Stud Hi-Low Split 8-or-Better

Monnette and Brunson Chop Yakovenko's Chips

Yakovenko: {x-}{x-} / {8-Clubs}{4-Hearts}{4-Spades}{7-Clubs} / {x-}
Monnette: {x-}{x-} / {7-Hearts}{4-Diamonds}{6-Hearts}{a-Spades} / {x-}
Brunson: {x-}{x-} / {k-Clubs}{3-Hearts}{5-Diamonds}{A-Diamonds} / {x-}

John Monnette was the bring in and Nikolai Yakovenko completed to 20,000. Todd Brunson raised and both of his opponents called.

Yakovenko bet on fourth and both Brunson and Monnette called. Monnette took over the aggression on fifth, pushing out a bet which Yakovenko and Brunson both called. The same happened on sixth and seventh.

Monnette tabled {A-Clubs}{5-Clubs}{6-Spades} for two pair and a seventy-six. Brunson, however, flipped up {A-Hearts}{K-Diamonds}{5-Hearts} for a higher two pair, winning him the high while Monnette took the low. Yakovenko mucked his hand and watched as his opponents chopped up his money.

Spieler Chips Fortschritt
Todd Brunson us
Todd Brunson
us 810,000 5,000
John Monnette us
John Monnette
us 670,000 140,000

Tags: Todd BrunsonNikolai YakovenkoJohn Monnette