Event #3: €5,300 Pot-Limit Omaha

Jelassi Bleeds Heavily, Billirakis Back in The Hunt

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Steve Billirakis raised pre flop to 6,500 from the cut-off to start off the action. Shawn Buchanan folded his button giving the action to Jelassi who was in the small blind. The Swede three-bet to 22,500 after which Abecassis quickly folded. "I pot," Billirakis said and Jelassi replied with, "I guess I'll have to suck out". After getting the numbers straight Billirakis's re-raise was to 70,500 and Jelassi called.

The flop brought out {J-Spades}{J-Hearts}{K-Spades} and Jelassi checked to Billirakis who pushed all-in for his las 20,500 chips. Jelassi called so we got to see the following showdown.

Steve Billirakis{A-Clubs}{A-Hearts}{Q-Hearts}{3-Hearts}
Ramzi Jelassi{A-Diamonds}{K-Diamonds}{10-Clubs}{8-Clubs}

The turn was the {4-Spades} and the river the {7-Clubs} giving Billirakis a crucial double up one spot from the money. Jelassi is almost back to average after having three times that amount just moments ago.

Chips Count
Steve Billirakis us 165,000 77,000
Ramzi Jelassi se 165,000 -115,000

Tags: Ramzi JelassiSteve Billirakis