€25,000 No-Limit Hold'em I

Benitez Doubles Through Martirosian to Take Big Lead

BrandonBloom • Nível 21: Blinds 10,000-15,000, 15,000 ante
Francisco Benitez

Artur Martirosian opened to 35,000 in the cutoff, Ramiro Petrone flat-called in the small blind, and Francisco Benitez raised to 145,000 in the big blind. Martirosian moved all in, Petrone folded, and Benitez quickly called for his 605,000 chips.

Francisco Benitez: {k-Diamonds}{k-Clubs}
Artur Martirosian: {j-Diamonds}{j-Spades}

It was a cooler in four-handed play, and the board ran out {q-Diamonds}{5-Diamonds}{4-Diamonds}{3-Hearts}{10-Diamonds} to keep Benitez's superior pocket pair in front with a rivered flush as he took a sizable chip lead.

Jogador Fichas Progresso
Francisco Benitez uy
Francisco Benitez
uy 1,260,000 680,000
Ramiro Petrone ar
Ramiro Petrone
ar 610,000 -140,000
Paul Phua my
Paul Phua
my 360,000 -130,000
Artur Martirosian ru
Artur Martirosian
ru 270,000 -410,000

Tags: Artur MartirosianFrancisco Benitez