Congratulations to Eric Holtz from Merrick, NY who finished 3rd in our DeepStack Championship Event Event #54 $1,100 NLH (8Max) $250K GTD winning $31,137.
Holtz raised to 325,000 from the button and was called by Volodymyr Tamakovych and Milos Skrbic in the blinds.
The flop came 2♣ 3♥ 3♣ and Tamakovych moved all in for 955,000. Skrbic folded. Holtz made the quick call.
Tamakovych: A♦ 3♦
Holtz: Q♠ Q♦
Tamakovych had out-flopped Holtz making trip threes, and would double up, after the board ran out the 9♥ and 8♦.
Holtz was left with 540,000.
In the following hand Skrbic raised to 300,000 from the button. Holtz moved all in for 540,000. Skrbic called.
Skrbic: Q♣ 9♥
Holtz: Q♠ 8♦
Holtz would be unable to improve as the board ran out K♦ 7♥ K♥ 4♥ 6♦ resulting in him finishing in 3rd place.