Event #5: €10,400 No-Limit Hold'em (Split Format)

Brian Powell Ends Matt Waxman's Hopes of WSOP Gold

Brian Powell Still Our Chip Leader

Brian Powell raised to 13,000 and Matt Waxman three-bet to 32,000. Powell motioned his hands in an all-in movement and Waxman sighed and disposed of his hand.

Then Brian Powell made it 12,000 to play and Matt Waxman moved all-in and Powell bit his hand off.

Showdown

Powell{K-Spades} {10-Diamonds}
Waxman{A-Diamonds} {2-Spades}

Brian Powell started the day as the chip leader, and he was going to need lady luck to help him dispose of Waxman and he found it on the flop.

Board: {Q-Clubs} {10-Hearts} {10-Spades} {J-Spades} {4-Diamonds}

Chips Count
Brian Powell us 695,000 165,000
Matt Waxman us Busted

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