Escalator $560: Varas Doubles through Rittenberg

2018 Escalator Series (Week 4)
$560 Buy-In, $400,000 Guaranteed
Level 34: 125,000/250,000 with a 25,000 ante
Players Remaining: 3 of 1,108 | Structure | Payouts

Edgar Varas limped the small blind and Josh Rittenberg shoved the big. Varas snapped off and the hands were tabled.

Varas: [qh qd]
Rittenberg: [4c 4h]

Runout: [ah qc ts ad 9s]

Varas flopped a set and help. He doubled his 4,125,000-chip stack through Rittenberg to climb to second in the counts.

Edgar Varas – 8,725,000
Josh Rittenberg – 2,200,000