Event 25: James Calderaro – 6th Place ($4,220)

$1,100 Limit Omaha 8 Championship (Freeze-Out)
Structure | Payouts
Level 20:  12,000/24,000 Limits
Players Remaining:  5 of 87

James Calderaro

With the board reading 9d8d4c9h, James Gunter checked, James Caldarero bet, and Gunter check-raised. Calderaro called, the river was 2s and Gunther bet all in for ~23,000. Calderaro called, Gunther showed 5s4s4d2d for a full house fours over nines and Calderaro mucked.

Calderaro was under 40,000 and found a couple chops and one small double before the next big hand. He raised his button, Matt Woodward three-bet, Calderaro put in a fourth bet and Woodward called to see the QsTc3h flop.

Woodward checked, Calderaro bet, Woodward check-raised, and Claderaro with 36,000 behind. The turn was Th, Woodward checked, Calderaro bet, Woodward put him all in and Calderaro called.

Calderaro: AsKs5c2s (gutshot draw)
Woodward: AhQdJs4h (top pair, flush draw/gutshot draw)

Woodward was ahead and Calderaro had only four outs to double up. The 7c river was no help and Calderaro was eliminated in sixth place.

Matt Woodward – 720,000 (30 bb)
James Calderaro – Eliminated in 6th Place ($4,220)