Event #58: $50,000 Poker Players Championship

Berman's Aces and Eights are Good

GeoffFisk • Level 17: 30,000-60,000, 0 ante

Limit Hold'em

Phil Ivey raised from the cutoff, and Lyle Berman and Timofey Kuznetsov, called from the blinds. The flop hit {a-Diamonds}{8-Spades}{10-Clubs}, and all three players checked.

Berman led out on the {q-Hearts} turn, Kuznetsov called and Ivey folded. The river came the {6-Spades}, and Berman got one more call out of Kuznetsov. Berman tabled {a-Hearts}{8-Hearts} to take it down.

Spieler Chips Fortschritt
Phil Ivey us
Phil Ivey
us 3,960,000 210,000
Timofey Kuznetsov ru
Timofey Kuznetsov
ru 780,000 -540,000
Lyle Berman us
Lyle Berman
us 545,000 223,000

Tags: Lyle BermanPhil IveyTimofey Kuznetsov