Event #2: $25,000 Heads-Up No-Limit Hold'em Championship

Timo's Check-Raise

• Level 6: 15,000-30,000, 0 ante

Eric Froehlich opened to 60,000 from the button, and Yevgeniy Timoshenko defended his big blind with the call.

The dealer spread out {8-Clubs} {8-Spades} {J-Spades}, and Froehlch continued out with 75,000 chips. Timoshenko paused and glanced around the felt for a bit, eventually grabbing a handful and check-raising to 180,000. Froehlich quickly released.

Tags: Eric FroehlichYevgeniy Timoshenko