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.
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.