Event #2: €1,090 No-Limit Hold'em

Lejolivet Doubles Up By Cracking Romanello's Aces

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From early position, John Eames raised to 12,000. Action folded to Gregory Lejolivet in middle position and he moved all in for 38,500. On the button, Roberto Romanello reraised all in. Action folded back to Eames and he also folded.

Romanello: {A-Hearts}{A-Clubs}
Lejolivet: {8-Clubs}{8-Spades}

The board ran out {K-Spades}{Q-Diamonds}{7-Hearts}{6-Hearts}{8-Diamonds} and Lejolivet spiked an eight on the river to crack Romanello's aces and double.

Chips Count
Roberto Romanello gb 460,000 -40,000
John Eames gb 117,500 -27,500
Gregory Lejolivet 103,000 51,000

Tags: Gregory LejolivetJohn EamesRoberto Romanello