Cheong Out in 3rd

  • Big Stax XXIII 300 Main Event 12:30 AM
  • Level 33 (125000/250000/25000)
  • Total Entries: 1866
  • Players Left: 2
  • Next Payout: $57,170
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Raoul Cheong, Big Stax 300 Day 3

Dan Ciancio opened the pot on the button to 850k. Raoul Cheong 3-bet from the small blind to 2.15M. Rich First folded his big blind before Dan Ciancio announced all-in. Cheong made the call and would be at risk for his ~10M chip-stack.

Cheong A♣A♦ vs Ciancio 9♣9♦ Pot ~22M

Board: 9♥2♣3♣5♣J♥

Ciancio wins the pot and moves up to 33.4M.

Raoul Cheong is eliminated in 3rd place for $41,747.