$250 Seniors No Limit Hold’em
Level:22: 6,000/12,000 with a 2,000 ante
Players Remaining: 3/161
Average Stack: 536,667
On a flop of , Federico Castaing checked from the big blind and Robert Transue moved all in from under-the-gun for 170,000. Castaing quickly called.
Castaing showed and needed to fade a lot of cards against Transue’s . Transue had two overcards, a flush draw and a gutshot straight draw, but bricked off as the board was completed with the and .
Castaing won the pot with a pair of nines and Transue, known to most in the area as “Papa Bear,” is eliminated in fourth place for $2,705.
This is Transue’s second final table in this event in the last two years after winning this in 2014.
Federico Castaing – 1,100,000
Robert Transue – Eliminated