Championship: Roger Teska Doubles Up With Kings

$5,300 SHRPO Championship (Re-Entry)
$3,000,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 16:  4,000/8,000 with a 8,000 ante
Players Remaining:  135 of 1,110

Roger Teska

Roger Teska moved all in from UTG+1 for 97,000, and the player in the small blind moved all in over the top with 9s9d.

Teska turned over KhKd, and needed it to hold to stay alive.

The board came 8d3s2dAh5s, and the pocket kings held up for Teska to win the pot and double up in chips.

Roger Teska  –  210,000  (26 bb)

The tournament clock shows 135 players remaining from a field of 1,110, with an average chip stack around 328,000 (41 big blinds). The remaining players are guaranteed at least $8,115 each.

There will be a 90-minute dinner break after this level (around 6:30 pm), and action will continue tonight until the end of Level 20 (around 12:15 am).