Event 13: Matthew King Eliminated in 6th Place ($2,993)

$570 Double Black Chip Bounty No Limit Hold’em
Level 22: 8,000/16,000 with a 2,000 Ante
Players Remaining: 5 of 250

Matthew King

Matthew King raised to 36,000 from the button, Tony Utnage three-bet to 100,000 from the small blind, and King called.

They checked to the turn of a 10d10hAs board where King bet 100,000. Utnage check-raised all in for 426,000 and King called.

King: KdJc
Utnage: Ah6h

King led with an ace-high straight against Utnage’s two pair, but the river was the 10s, giving Utnage tens full of aces to win the pot and double through King.

The following hand, King got his remaining 8,000 into the pot with AcQh against Utnage’s 4h4d.

The board came down Ks10h7s9d8c, no help to King, ending his tournament in sixth place.

Tony Utnage – 1,100,000 (68 bb)
Matthew King – Eliminated in 6th Place ($2,993)