Event #64: $888 Crazy Eights No-Limit Hold'em

Whitton Holds to Double

• Level 20: 6,000-12,000, 12,000 ante

Anatoly Zharnitsky raised the button to 25,000, Laurent Polito moved all-in in the small blind for roughly 158,000, Michael Whitton was in the big blind and called off his remaining 68,000. Zharnitsky took his time before letting his hand go.

Laurent Polito: {a-Hearts}{2-Clubs}
Michael Whitton: {a-Diamonds}{k-Clubs}

Whitton was the favorite and the board changed nothing as it ran out {8-Diamonds}{6-Clubs}{4-Spades}{q-Hearts}{6-Diamonds}, giving Whitton the double up.

Spieler Chips Fortschritt
Anatoly Zharnitsky ca
Anatoly Zharnitsky
ca 192,000 -22,000
Michael Whitton US
Michael Whitton
US 173,000 93,000
Laurent Polito fr
Laurent Polito
fr 90,000 -73,000

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