Event 2 Flight C: Nancy Birnbaum Cracks Aces

Escalator VII Series Event 2
$250 No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$200,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Level 14:  1,500/3,000 with a 3,000 ante
Flight C Players Remaining:  43 of 244

Moses Morales opened to 7,000 from middle position, Nancy Birnbaum called in the small blind and the player in the big blind called.

The flop was Jh9c6d and action checked to Morales who continued for 9,000. Birnbaum check-raised all in for 82,000, the big blind folded, and Morales called all in for about 60,000.

Morales:  AcAs
Birnbaum:  KcJd

The 2s turn and Js river completed the board, giving Birnbaum trip jacks to eliminate Morales.

Nancy Birnbaum  –  175,000  (58 bb)
Moses Morales  –  Eliminated