Championship Day 1B: Giuliano Lentini Knocks Out Two Players

$3,500 WPT RRPO Championship
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 5:  300/600 with a 600 ante
Day 1B Entries:  645

Giuliano Lentini
Giuliano Lentini

There was a three-way preflop all-in situation at Table 34, with Giuliano Lentini in the hijack covering the player in the small blind (14,100 in chips) and the cutoff (11,900 in chips).

Giuliano Lentini:  6s5s
Small Blind:  10h10c
Cutoff:  2h2d

The board came Jc4h3s7s3c, and Lentini turned a seven-high straight to win the pot and eliminate both of his opponents.

Giuliano Lentini  –  160,000  (267 bb)

The tournament clock shows 645 entries so far on Day 1B, for a tournament total of 1,309. The total prizepool is up over $4.18 million, more than doubling the $2 million guarantee. Registration remains open with unlimited re-entries until the start of Level 9, around 9:15 pm.

There will be a 90-minute dinner break after Level 6 (about 5:30 pm), and action will continue tonight until the end of Level 10 (around 11:15 pm).