Event 6: $5,000 No-Limit Hold'em Mixed-Max

Match 2: Set of Nines for Cheong

• Taso 19: 3,000-6,000, 1,000 ante

Hugo Lemaire had the button and opened to 15,000. Joseph Cheong called, and the dealer fanned {2-Hearts}{8-Clubs}{9-Spades}. Cheong check-called 18,000 from Lemaire, and the turn brought the {3-Diamonds}. Both players checked.

The {5-Diamonds} completed the board, and Cheong led for 44,000. Lemaire called, and Cheong tabled {9-Hearts}{9-Clubs} for a flopped set. Lemaire mucked his hand.

Tagit: Joseph CheongHugo Lemaire