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

Hands #57-60: Saliba Makes the Right Call

SandraBarbour • Level 42: 1,000,000-2,000,000, 2,000,000 ante

Hand #57: Vivian Saliba limped from the small blind and Rick Alvarado checked from the big blind. The flop fell {j-Hearts}{7-Spades}{3-Hearts} and Saliba checked. Alvarado bet 2,500,000 and Saliba check-called. The turn brought the {2-Spades} and was checked through to the {a-Spades} river. Saliba bet 3,000,000 and Alvarado raised to 12,000,000. Saliba took a minute of reflection then made the call. Alvarado tabled {5-Spades}{2-Clubs} for a pair of deuces and Saliba showed {a-Clubs}{10-Clubs} to win the pot with a pair of aces.

Hand #58: Mark Radoja got a walk.

Hand #59: Saliba raised to 4,800,000 on the cutoff and and Thomas Drivas called from the big blind. The flop came {k-Hearts}{7-Hearts}{4-Diamonds} and Drivas checked. Saliba bet 4,000,000 and Drivas check-called. The turn came the {7-Diamonds} and was checked around to the {10-Clubs} river. Drivas fired 10,300,000 and Saliba let it go.

Hand #60: Radoja opened to 5,300,000 on the button and got no action.

Spieler Chips Fortschritt
Rick Alvarado us
Rick Alvarado
us 107,000,000 -21,000,000
Vivian Saliba br
Vivian Saliba
888poker Ambassador
br 63,500,000 3,500,000

Tags: Mark RadojaRick AlvaradoThomas DrivasVivian Saliba