Event #46: $50,000 Poker Players' Championship

Obst and Volpe Chop Up Ashton

[user20283] • Taso 4

Omaha 8

Matthew Ashton raised, Abe Mosseri three-bet and Paul Volpe called from the button. James Obst called from the small blind, Phil Galfond called from the big and Ashton called the raise as well. The flop came down {3-Spades}{5-Hearts}{6-Clubs} and the action was checked all the way to Volpe who bet. Obst called, Galfond folded, Ashton called and Mosseri folded as well.

On the turn the {Q-Spades} popped up and Obst and Ashton check-called Volpe's bet. The river was the {2-Spades} and Obst lead out, Ashton called and Volpe shrugged, but called as well.

Obst showed {A-Hearts}{3-Hearts}{4-Clubs}{9-Diamonds} and chopped against Volpe's {2-Hearts}{4-Hearts}{4-Spades}{6-Spades}, as Ashton mucked his cards.

Matthew Ashton gb 215,000 14,100
James Obst au 210,000 35,000
Paul Volpe us 95,000 -35,000

Tagit: Abe MosseriJames ObstMatthew AshtonPaul VolpePhil Galfond