$3,500 LHPO Championship
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 4: 300/500 with a 500 ante
Day 1B Entries: 587
Three or four players saw a flop of . Action checked to Corey Hochman in the hijack, who bet 2,000. The cutoff and the big blind both called, and the others folded.
The turn card was the , the big blind checked, and Hochman bet 5,100. The cutoff folded, and the big blind called.
The river card was the , the big blind checked, Hochman bet 14,500, and the big blind check-raised all in. Hochman thought for a while before he called all in for 45,000.
The big blind showed for a pair of fours with a missed king-high flush draw, but Hochman turned over to win the pot with a pair of queens. Hochman doubled up in chips.
Corey Hochman – 109,000 (218 bb)
The tournament clock shows 587 entries so far today, for a tournament total of 1,389, which means the prizepool will be worth more than $4.44 million, more than doubling the $2 million guarantee. Registration remains open with unlimited re-entries until 9:15 pm.
There will be a 90-minute dinner break after Level 6 (5:30 pm), and action is scheduled to continue tonight until the end of Level 10, around 11:15 pm.