Event #5: 50th Annual High Roller - $50,000 No-Limit Hold'em

Hands #144-146: Lichtenberger Checks Down Top Pair

• Level 22: 100,000-200,000, 200,000 ante

Hand #144: Andrew Lichtenberger raised to 475,000 on the button and Sam Soverel defended from the big blind. The flop came {10-Spades}{3-Hearts}{3-Clubs} and Soverel check-folded to a bet of 350,000 from Lichtenberger.

Hand #145: Ben Heath opened to 450,000 on the button and Soverel called from the small blind. The flop fell {j-Hearts}{10-Diamonds}{5-Clubs} and Soverel checked to Heath who checked it back. The turn was the {7-Spades} and both players checked to the {7-Hearts} on the river. Soverel led out for 750,000 and Heath laid his cards down.

Hand #146: Lichtenberger limped in from the small blind and Heath checked his option. The flop fell {k-Hearts}{4-Spades}{3-Hearts} and both players checked to the {j-Clubs} on the turn. Two more checks and the {q-Spades} appeared on the river. The two players opted to check it down and Lichtenberger tabled {k-Spades}{9-Diamonds} for top pair to claim the pot.

Spieler Chips Fortschritt
Andrew Lichtenberger us
Andrew Lichtenberger
us 14,600,000 800,000
Ben Heath gb
Ben Heath
gb 13,900,000 -900,000
Sam Soverel us
Sam Soverel
us 4,700,000 200,000

Tags: Andrew LichtenbergerBen HeathSam Soverel