Congratulations to Reginald Roberts from Nixa, MO who finished 10th in our DeepStack Championship Event #65 $1,100 NLH DoubleStack (1Day) $250K GTD winning $6,997.
Robert Webb moved all in for 530,000 from middle position and was called by Reginald Roberts in the hijack. Jeffrey Tanouye then moved all in over the top for 1,040,000. Roberts called with an additional 35,000 behind.
Webb: 8♠ 8♥
Tanouye: A♠ K♠
Roberts: A♣ Q♦
The board ran out K♦ T♣ 3♠ 8♦ 7♠ giving Webb the main pot with a set of eights. Tanouye won the side pot with a pair of kings.
The following hand Sandeep Varma raised to 100,000 from under the gun and Roberts moved all in for his last 35,000 from middle position.
Varma: 9♥ 9♠
Roberts: K♦ T♦
Roberts was unable to improve against the pocket pair after the board ran out 8♣ A♠ 7♠ J♥ 7♦ sending him home first from the final table.