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Event #61: $10,000 Seven-Card Stud Championship

Martin Stays Alive

donpeters • Level 21: 12,000-24,000, 3,000 ante

Phil Hellmuth: {X-}{X-} / {2-Diamonds}{7-Hearts}{A-Spades}fold
Jesse Martin: {X-}{X-} / {10-Spades}{8-Clubs}{3-Clubs}{9-Diamonds} / {X-}
Steve Landfish: {X-}{X-} / {K-Clubs}{6-Hearts}{K-Hearts}{Q-Hearts} / {X-}
James Obst: {X-}{X-} / {2-Hearts}{Q-Clubs}{A-Hearts}{6-Spades} / {X-}

On third street, Hellmuth was the bring-in, Martin called all in, Landfish called, and then Obst called. On fourth street, Landfish and Obst checked, Hellmuth bet, and then Landfish and Obst both called.

On fifth street, Landfish paired his king and bet. Obst called, and Hellmuth folded. Then on sixth street, Landfish bet, Obst raised, and Landfish called. On seventh street, Landfish check-called a bet from Obst.

Obst showed the {A-Spades}{8-Spades}{2-Clubs} for two pair, aces and deuces. He was able to win the side pot against the {A-Clubs}{J-Hearts}{J-Spades} for Landfish, who had kings and jacks, but then Martin took the main pot with the {10-Clubs}{10-Hearts}{7-Clubs} for three tens.

Player Chips Progress
Steve Landfish us
Steve Landfish
us 372,000 -53,000
James Obst au
James Obst
au 348,000 98,000
Jesse Martin us
Jesse Martin
us 39,000 -7,000

Tags: James ObstJesse MartinPhil HellmuthSteve Landfish