Rivkin Making Hands

  • Big Stax XXII 1500 Main Event 12:20 AM
  • Level 30 (60000/120000/20000)
  • Total Entries: 447
  • Players Left: 5
  • Next Payout: $32,649

Jason Rivkin opened from the cutoff to 260k and was called by Mike Lavenburg on the button. The blinds folded and they would see the flop heads-up.

Flop: 2♥K♥10♦ Pot: 800k

Rivkin bet 280k. Lavenburg called.

Turn: 2♣ Pot: 1.36M

Rivkin checked. Lavenburg bet 250k. Rivkin raised to 690k and was called.

River: Q♥ Pot: 2.74M

Rivkin continued on the end with a bet of 1.25M. Lavenburg thought for a bit and seemed ready to fold but eventually flicked in a chip indicating a call. Rivkin tabled the J♥9♦ for a straight and collects the pot of 5.24M. After the hand, Lavenburg is down to ~3.2M and Rivkin is up to ~7.2M.