Main Event: John Racener versus Joseph Skarzynski

Winter Poker Open Main Event
$1,650 Buy-In, $500,000 Guaranteed
Level 27: 25,000/50,000/5,000 | Payouts
Players Remaining: 8/671

John Racener opened to 125,000. Joseph Skarzynski called from late position as did Satish Surapaneni  from the button and Kenneth O’Donnell from the big blind.

The flop fell qd8s5s and O’Donnell checked. Racener followed suit and it was on Skarzynski. He bet 250,000. Surapapeni folded the button as did O’Donnell the big blind. Racener called.

They were heads up to the td turn and both checked.

The river fell the 5h and Racener lead for 675,000. Skarzynski called and Racener tabled tsth for a set. Racener took the pot.

John Racener – 3,000,000
Joseph Skarzynski – 3,350,000