Event #46: $50,000 Poker Players' Championship

Kessler on the Rise

[user101598] • Level 18

Omaha 8

James Obst raised in the hijack, Allen Kessler and Jesse Martin called out of the blinds, and the flop fell {10-Clubs}{5-Hearts}{7-Diamonds}. Kessler led out, Martin folded, and Obst raised. Kessler reraised, Obst called, and the turn was the {8-Diamonds}.

Obst called a bet from Kessler, then another on the river ({5-Diamonds}), and Kessler showed {a-Hearts}{7-Hearts}{7-Clubs}{2-Diamonds} for the nut low and a full house.

Chip Counts
James Obst au 1,385,000 -255,000
Allen Kessler us 1,150,000 260,000

Tags: Allen KesslerJesse MartinJames Obst