Level 23: Limits 40,000/80,000
Players Remaining: 1
Average Chips: 870,000
Chris and Nate returned from break with the limits high, and very quickly the money got in with Chris holding about three big bets.
In the very first hand, Nate made quads again in , but this time the nature of the game saved Chris – his weak low on was all he needed to survive the nut high.
Only a few hands later, Nate’s board read , and Chris decided to pay off the last bet. Running well, Nate found an ace on seventh to give him the best pair possible. Chris had paired his hole card six, but all that was good for was 2nd place in the hand, and our tourney.Chris Reslock, Atlantic City, NJ ($3,713) Our final two, Parenti and Reslock. The High Low Champ, Nate Parenti, Brooklyn, NY, 1st ($6,415), with his ace on the riv.
Playing great, relexed, and running well, it was going to be hard to be Nate today. He ran the table and wins the trophy, heads up against a legend.
Meanwhile, the Main Event flights are underway. See you at the tables.