Championship: Nicholas Verderamo Doubles Thru Josh Kay

$3,500 WPT LHPO Championship
$2,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 31:  125,000/250,000 with a 250,000 ante
Players Remaining:  5 of 1,982

Nicholas Verderamo
Nicholas Verderamo

Nicholas Verderamo got it all in from the small blind for 1.8 million with Ac6s, and he needed to improve to stay alive against the 3h3d of Josh Kay Kay in the big blind.

The board came Ad10s7cKh9c, and Verderamo paired his ace on the flop to win the pot and double up in chips.

Nicholas Verderamo  –  3,850,000  (15 bb)
Josh Kay  –  16,700,000  (67 bb)

With five players remaining from a field of 1,982, the average chip stack is about 15.9 million (64 big blinds), and the next player to be eliminated will earn $272,830.