Championship Day 1A: Jason Weaver vs. Shannon Shorr

$3,500 WPT Poker Showdown Championship
$3,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 10:  1,000/2,000 with a 2,000 ante
Day 1A Entries:  970

Jason Weaver
Jason Weaver

With the board showing Kc8d5c2h10s on the river and about 135K already in the pot, Jason Weaver checked from the big blind, and Shannon Shorr bet 105,000 from UTG+1.

Weaver tanked for a while before he called, and Shorr showed KhQs for a pair of kings. But Weaver turned over 8c5h to win the pot with two pair, eights and fives.

Jason Weaver  –  450,000  (225 bb)
Shannon Shorr  –  120,000  (60 bb)

Action is scheduled to continue tonight until the end of this level, around 11:15 pm. Day 1B begins tomorrow at 11:00 am.