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

Match 2: Runner-Runner Straight for Cheong

• Taso 20: 4,000-8,000, 1,000 ante

Hugo Lemaire had the button and opened to 19,000. Joseph Cheong called, and the flop came down {q-Hearts}{6-Hearts}{q-Clubs}. Both players checked.

The turn was the {9-Diamonds}, and Cheong led for 22,000. Lemaire called.

The {k-Spades} completed the board, and Cheong led again - this time for 66,000. Lemaire tank-called.

"Straight," Cheong announced, turning over {j-Clubs}{10-Hearts}.

Lemaire mucked, and Cheong is back in command.

Tagit: Joseph CheongHugo Lemaire