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Event #42: $5,000 Six-Handed Pot-Limit Omaha

Hands #5-10: Trips for Hale

[user80015] • Level 25: 15,000-30,000, 0 ante

Hand #5: Kory Kilpatrick opened the cutoff to 60,000 and Phil Laak called before Ryan Schmidt three-bet to 270,000. Kilpatrick and Laak quickly folded and Schmidt was pushed the pot.

Hand #6: Kory Kilpatrick raised to 60,000 and collected the blinds.

Hand #7: The action folded to Brant Hale and he limped the small blind with Michael Drummond checking as both players checked the {10-Diamonds}{3-Hearts}{J-Spades} flop. The turn of the {10-Clubs} was also checked through as the river landed the {A-Hearts} and Hale bet out 35,000 to collect the pot.

Hand #8: Phil Laak raised to 60,000 from under the gun and Darius Studdard made the call next to act as Kory Kilpatrick came along from the big blind.

The flop fell {K-Spades}{8-Hearts}{K-Hearts} and the action was checked round as the {4-Spades} landed on the turn. Laak fired out a delayed continuation-bet of 130,000 to pick up the pot.

Hand #9: From the button, Michael Drummond raised to 65,000 and Phil Laak made the call from the big blind to see a {8-Diamonds}{9-Clubs}{10-Clubs} flop. The action was checked round as the {J-Clubs} landed on the turn and Drummond bet 75,000 to force a fold from Laak.

Hand #10: Brant Hale opened to 65,000 from the hijack and Darius Studdard made the call to see a {5-Diamonds}{A-Clubs}{5-Clubs} flop fall. Studdard checked and Hale continued for 80,000 and Studdard made the call as the {4-Diamonds} fell on the turn. Both players checked and the river landed the {10-Clubs}.

Hale tabled his {9-Spades}{7-Diamonds}{5-Hearts}{3-Hearts} for trips and collected the pot.

Tags: Brant HaleDarius StuddardKory KilpatrickMichael DrummondPhil LaakRyan Schmidt