Event #74: Big Blind Antes $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em 6-Handed Championship

Deeb Wins Five Million Pot

AaronMcBride • Level 24: 20,000-40,000, 40,000 ante
Shaun Deeb

Scott Margereson was in the cutoff and up against Shaun Deeb in the big blind. The flop was down {4-Hearts}{7-Clubs}{4-Clubs}, and the two players got all their chips into the middle.

Scott Margereson: {a-Clubs}{10-Clubs}
Shaun Deeb: {q-Spades}{q-Clubs}

Deeb had two pair, and Margereson had the nut flush draw. It was to be a big sweat with the pot at 5m. The turn {9-Hearts} was no good to Margereson, and the river {8-Spades} secured the win for Deeb. The WSOP Player of the year contender collected the pot, and Margereson chipped down to 1.1m.

Chipcounts
Shaun Deeb us 5,000,000 2,800,000
Scott Margereson gb 1,100,000 -2,250,000

Tags: Scott MargeresonShaun Deeb