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.

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

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