Event 15: $5,000 Seven Card Stud Hi-Low Split 8-or-Better

Ho Cut Shorter

Maria Ho was just knocked back to 2,200 in chips after losing a pot to an opponent who made a straight and an eight low to scoop her.

Maria Ho: {x-}{x-} / {10-Hearts}{A-Hearts}{2-Clubs}{Q-Diamonds} / {x-}
Opponent: {x-}{x-} / {4-Diamonds}{8-Spades}{J-Diamonds}{4-Hearts} / {x-}

On fifth street, both players checked and then Ho's opponent picked up a pair of fours on sixth. He checked and Ho bet. The player called. On seventh street, Ho's opponent bet and she called.

All Ho could do was muck her hand after her opponent tabled the {7-Clubs}{6-Spades}{5-Diamonds} for a straight to the eight and an eight-seven low. He scooped the pot and Ho was left with 2,200 in chips.

Maria Ho us 2,200 -4,300

Tagit: Maria Ho