An-Ming Hwang Eliminated in 3rd Place ($15,129)

Congratulations to An-Ming Hwang from Arlington, VA who finished 3rd in our DeepStack Championship Event #76 $800 PLO/PLO8B/BigO (1Day) $75K GTD winning $15,129.

Game: PLO
Blinds: 30,000 / 60,000

An-Ming Hwang raised to 180,000 from under the gun and was called by Blake Whittington on the button as well as Jason Borgstede in the big blind.

The flop came 4♠ 3♠ J♦ and Borgstede checked. Hwang moved all in for 275,000. Whittington called. Borgstede folded.

Whittington: A♦ 5♥ 6♦ T♥
Hwang: A♥ 9♣ J♣ Q♣

Hwang had flopped a pair of jacks and had the lead.

The board ran out the 2♥ and 4♦ improving Whittington to a six-high straight on the turn which earned him the pot and knockout.

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