Event #61: $10,000 Seven-Card Stud Championship

"Take It Easy, Henry"

• Taso 16: 4,000-8,000, 1,000 ante

"Miami" John Cernuto: {X-}{X-} / {K-Diamonds}{5-Hearts}{4-Hearts}{7-Diamonds} / {X-}
Henry Orenstein: {X-}{X-} / {K-Clubs}{2-Hearts}{Q-Clubs}{7-Spades} / {X-}

On third street, after Juha Helppi brought in, Orenstein completed. Action then folded to Cernuto, and he raised. Helppi folded, then Orenstein reraised. Cernuto called.

Cernuto check-called a bet on fourth street, before calling down on fifth and sixth street.

"Take it easy, Henry," said Cernuto after Orenstein fired the bet on sixth street. "You might be beat."

Orenstein didn't slow down on seventh street, and fired another bet. After a little bit of a tank, Cernuto folded and showed the {K-Hearts} from his hand.

"I started with king-king-eight, Phil," said Cernuto after the hand to Phil Hellmuth. "And they gave me four cards under an eight."

John Cernuto us 122,000 -43,000
Henry Orenstein US 105,000 30,000

Tagit: Phil HellmuthJuha HelppiJohn CernutoHenry Orenstein