Event #57: $10,000 No-Limit Hold'em Championship

Assouline Eliminated

David Assouline eliminated

On the turn, the board read {A-Diamonds}{Q-Clubs}{6-Hearts}{A-Clubs} between David Assouline and Pascal LeFrancois. Assouline checked and LeFrancois bet 560,000. Assouline called.

The river completed the board with the {J-Diamonds} and Assouline checked again. LeFrancois fired all in. Assouline had about 2.7 million behind and went into the tank. He eventually made the call with the {K-Diamonds}{K-Clubs}. LeFrancois held the {A-Spades}{J-Spades} for aces full of jacks. His hand was good and he eliminated Assouline to move up to 11 million in chips.

Assouline finished in 44th place for $206,395.

Tags: David AssoulinePascal LeFrancois