Lavenburg Doubles Through Lytle

  • Big Stax XXV 1100 Main Event 8:15 PM
  • Level 22 (10000/20000/3000)
  • Total Entries: 471
  • Players Remaining: 20

First, Naga Obillaneni opened all-in from under the gun for 306k and on his immediate left Glenn Macartney moved all-in as well for 325k. Everyone else folded and the two short stacks would both essentially be at risk.

Macartney A♠A♦ vs Obillaneni J♣9♣

Board: 5♥5♠10♠10♣A♥

Naga Obillaneni is eliminated in 23rd place for $4,322.

No details: Anthony Garafalo is eliminated in 22nd for $4,322.

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Mike Lavenburg, Day 2 Level 22

Lavenburg opened the pot from middle position and John Lytle defended his big blind to see the flop heads-up.

Flop: 2♦6♦7♣ Pot: ~100k

Lytle checked. Lavenburg bet 70k. Lytle raised to 175k. Lavenburg made the call.

Turn: 10♦ Pot: ~450k

Lytle bet 275k. Lavenburg called.

River: J♦ Pot: ~1M

Lytle checked the end and Lavenburg moved all-in for 472k. Lytle made the call and Lavenburg showed K♦K♥ for a flush which was good for a pot of ~2M. Lavenburg is now at ~2M after getting the full double and among the leaders with 20 remaining.

John Lytle would go on to bust a few hands later.

John Lytle is eliminated in 21st place for $4,322.