Event #89: $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em

Talley Through Pillai; Pillai Through Hellmuth

will_shill • Level 25: 25,000-50,000, 50,000 ante

Caufman Talley was all in with {k-Spades}{3-Hearts} against the {a-Hearts}{7-Hearts} of Shankar Pillai. Talleyflopped a pair of kings on the {k-Diamonds}{6-Spades}{j-Spades}{10-Diamonds}{9-Diamonds} runout and he doubled for 850,000.

Pillai was down to 105,000 and that went in with {10-Clubs}{7-Clubs} against the {a-Spades}{a-Clubs} of Phil Hellmuth.

The flop was {10-Hearts}{8-Clubs}{5-Clubs} giving a pair as well as a flush draw to Pillai who took the lead. The turn {j-Clubs} gave Hellmuth a better flush draw but the river was the {9-Hearts} and Pillai doubled up.

Caufman Talley us 1,900,000 800,000
Phil Hellmuth us 650,000 230,000
Shankar Pillai us 200,000 -550,000

Tags: Caufman TalleyPhil HellmuthShankar Pillai