Event #73: $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em MAIN EVENT - World Championship

Xiong Doubles Up as Varkonyi Gets Out of the Way

will_shill • Level 6: 400-800, 800 ante

The 2002 World Series of Poker Main Event Champion Robert Varkonyi was seated at one of the first tables to break today, and he has been moved into Pavilion. He was speaking with Cary Katz and raised to 1,800. Ger Xiong called and Gergely Kulcsar raised to 8,000 in the big blind.

Varkonyi called and Kulcsar then re-raised all in for 41,900. Kulcsar called this time as Varkonyi eventually folded.

Gergely Kulcsar: {a-Clubs}{q-Clubs}
Ger Xiong: {a-Hearts}{a-Spades}

The board came {k-Hearts}{2-Hearts}{3-Clubs}{2-Spades}{10-Clubs} with aces holding to double up Xiong.

Spieler Chips Fortschritt
Robert Varkonyi us
Robert Varkonyi
us 80,000 -13,900
Ger Xiong US
Ger Xiong
US 80,000 17,900
Gergely Kulcsar hu
Gergely Kulcsar
hu 35,000 -35,300

Tags: Cary KatzGer XiongGergely KulcsarRobert Varkonyi