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

Racener Gives Up Eights to Doyle

• Taso 6

Stud 8

2010 World Series of Poker runner-up John Racener completed, showing the {8-Clubs} and Doyle Brunson opted to call with his {J-Diamonds}. The rest of the players folded and it was heads-up action to fourth street. Brunson took the lead and promptly bet 2,000, which Racener called.

Racener paired his eight on fifth, but decided to check. Brunson, who picked up the {K-Clubs}, tossed out a bet of 4,000, and it did the trick as Racener released his hand.

Brunson: {x-}{x-} / {j-Diamonds}{8-Spades}{k-Clubs}
Racener: {x-}{x-} / {8-Clubs}{9-Clubs}{8-Hearts}fold

Doyle Brunson us 160,000 10,000
John Racener us 19,000 -15,800

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