Event 4 Flight F: Luckenson Pericles Challenging for the Overall Chip Lead

Escalator VI Series Event #4
$600 No-Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$400,000 Guaranteed | Structure
Prize Pool:  $592,725
Level 14:  1,500/3,000 with a 3,000 ante
Flight F Players Remaining:  48 of 281

Following a flop of Kc10s2d, the player in the big blind was all in for about 45,000 with AcKs against Luckenson Pericles who was under the gun with QsJs.

The 4d and Ah river completed the board, giving Pericles an ace-high straight to score the elimination.

The following hand a player in early position was all in for about 100,000 with AsJd against Pericles in the big blind holding AdQs.

The board ran out 3d9h4h3sAh, safe for Pericles to score another elimination.

With about 650,000, Pericles is challenging for the overall chip lead of the tournament, closing is on Ya Yun Liu’s 667,000 from Flight A.

Luckenson Pericles  –  650,000  (217 bb)