Escalator $350: Joseph Gotlieb – 5th Place ($23,505)

2018 Escalator Series (Week 3)
$350 Buy-In, $300,000 Guaranteed
Level 30: 50,000/100,000 with a 15,000 ante
Players Remaining: 4 of 1,435 | Structure | Payouts

Joseph Gotlieb

On the very next hand following Butch Mitchell’s bustout, Joseph Gotlieb open-shoved for 1,685,000 and David Poces called. Gotlieb was at risk.

Poces: JsJh
Gotlieb: Ac4c

Flop: QsJc8h — Poces flopped his second straight set and took the lead in the hand. Gotlieb stood from the table.

Turn: Flop: QsJc8h3c — Gotlieb picked up outs to the club flush and took his seat again.

River: QsJc8h3c2d — Poces’ set was officially best as Gotlieb hit the rail in fifth place.

David Poces – 7,650,000 (76 bb)
Joseph Gotlieb – Eliminated in 5th place ($23,505)