Chad Holloway and Eddie Blumenthal, seated directly next to each other, are making a habit of clashing in today's tourney. Blumenthal won the first round, but Holloway is battling back.
In a recent hand, with the board reading on the flop, Holloway checked from the big blind position, and Blumenthal bet 450. Holloway called, bringing the on the turn. Both players checked, and then checked again when the fell on the river. Holloway showed for a winning pair of aces, and Blumenthal mucked.
Holloway is now up to 19,000 after being down below 12,000 earlier today.