Championship: Brian Altman Retakes the Lead

$3,500 WPT Lucky Hearts Poker Open Championship
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | Payouts | Live Stream
Level 32:  100,000/200,000 with a 200,000 ante
Players Remaining:  2 of 843

After narrowing the gap with John Dollinger, Brian Altman opened his button to 375,000 and Dollinger called. The flop was Js9s8d and both players checked.

The turn was 8c, Dollinger bet 250,000 and Altman raised to 1,300,000. Dollinger called, the river was Kd, and Dollinger checked. Altman bet 3,200,000 and Dollinger quickly called.

Altman showed Qs8h for trip eights and Dollinger mucked the big pot to Altman.

Brian Altman – 21,550,000 (108 bb)
John Dollinger – 12,170,000 (61 bb)