Event 46: Sean Troha Eliminated 7th ($4,581)

Event 46: $600 Pot-Limit Omaha 8-or-Better $75,000 Guarantee

Level 23
Blinds: 12,000/24,000
Total Entrants: 239
Players Remaining: 6

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Sean Troha

Sean Troha became short-stacked after losing a large all-in to Hector Salgado and the remainder of his stack now belongs to chip leader Lance Howard.

Howard opened to 50,000 from early position and Troha three-bet all-in for 131,000 total. Howard thought for a moment and then called with AQ42 to put the A♠K♣Q5♣ of Troha at risk.

The 8♣72 flop effectively locked up the low half of the pot for Howard and the 6 turn left Troha need to pair up on the river to win the high. The 10♠ river was not the card he needed and he is out in seventh place. Howard is playing 1,050,000 and the chip leader by a few hundred thousand over Salgado and Veerachai Vongxaiburana.

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