$300+$40 Pot Limit Omaha
Level 16: Blinds 3000/6000
Average Chips: 261,000
The chip vacuum Mark finished off the crippled Steve Niyazov. Down to a few blinds after the disaster against EBJ, Steve drew the attention of the tough gambler Mark, and lost to a jack high flush.
Steve takes $1519.
Then, the hand of the final table so far.
On a , Mark check raised his most difficult competitor Anthony Luong, who called.
The turn was a blank , and Mark went for the throat – 75,000.
Anthony came up with a call.
The river brought another blank, the , and Mark put all of it in – the lead and the tournament at risk.Anthony Luong faces the bet for his tournament life and significant tournament value.
Mark had pushed out two tall stacks, which seemed to dangle in front of Anthony.
Despite the seeming bait, he folded. “Nice bet.”
He seemed to mean it. But once again, Mark, who likes to show, turned over some key cards, the .
“Where am I going,” he half-explained.
The clock pauses for a colorup.
Where is he going? Doesn’t matter – no one else is going anywhere, it seems.
Estimated Chip Counts
- EBJ – 70,000
- Anthony Luong – 125,000
- Mark O. – 770,000
- Purnell B. – 120,000
- Bill Coren – 20,000