Event 16: Steve Veneziano Doubles Thru Nadya Magnus

$2,200 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$200,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 28:  50,000/75,000 with a 75,000 ante
Players Remaining:  4 of 335

Steve Veneziano Jr
Steve Veneziano Jr

Nadya Magnus raised from UTG/cutoff to 150,000, Steve Veneziano, Jr. moved all in from the big blind for 650,000, and Magnus asked for a count before she called with Ac3h.

Veneziano turned over Jd9d, and he needed to improve to stay alive.

The board came KdQs10c6h6c, and Veneziano flopped a king-high straight to win the pot and double up in chips.

Steve Veneziano, Jr.  –  1,425,000  (19 bb)
Nadya Magnus  –  1,875,000  (25 bb)

With four players remaining, the average chip stack is about 1,675,000 (22 big blinds), and they are guaranteed to earn at least $51,099 each.