Event 1: Paul Lenkeit Doubles Through Yong Liu

$570 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$200,000 Guaranteed | Structure | Payouts
Level 26: 30,000/60,000 with a 5,000 ante
Players Remaining: 9 of 797

Paul Lenkeit opened to 125,000 from early position and picked up calls from Nick Avena on the button, Yong Liu in the small blind, and Oscar Lindo in the big. Liu bet 200,000 after the 6s3c3h flop and Lindo folded. Lenkeit moved all in for 520,000 and Avena released. Lui thought for a moment and called the extra 320,000.

Lenkeit: 9s9d
Liu: KhQs

Lenkeit was ahead with his pair versus two overs and picked up his double after the 8s turn and 2c river.

Paul Lenkeit – 1,540,000 (26 bb)
Yong Liu – 1,850,000 (31 bb)