Event #65: $10,000 Main Event

Erlichman Sends Alvarado Packing

• Taso 21: 8,000-16,000, 2,000 ante

Ricardo Alvarado raised to 35,000 from middle position only to have Gal Erlichman make it 86,000 to go from late position. Action folded back around to Alvarado and he four-bet shipped for 431,000 total. Erlichman called and the hands were turned over.

Alvarado: {Q-Diamonds}{Q-Clubs}
Erlichman: {A-Spades}{K-Spades}

The two were in a classic race scenario for Alvarado's tournament life. The flop came down {2-Spades}{J-Hearts}{10-Clubs}, keeping the two ladies out in front. The {7-Clubs} dropped down on fourth street and Alvarado was one card away from a double and continued life in the Main Event. Unfortunately for Alvarado, the hope of staying alive quickly disappeared as the {K-Diamonds} completed the board. Erlichman paired kings and send Alvarado to the payout desk.

Gal Erlichman il 1,065,000 917,000
Ricardo Alvarado us Ulkona

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