Event #72: $10,000 Seven Card Stud Championship

Chris Ferguson Creeps Upward

• Nível 22: 60,000-120,000, 15,000 ante

Chris Ferguson: {x-}{x-} / {k-Clubs}{5-Diamonds}{4-Diamonds}
Mike Wattel: {x-}{x-} / {k-Hearts}{5-Clubs}{6-Spades}

Both players started with a king showing, and Chris Ferguson was the bring-in with the {k-Clubs}. Mike Wattel completed, and Ferguson called.

Both players hit a five on fourth street. Ferguson was acting first and checked. Wattel checked, as well. Wattel took the lead on fifth and bet. Ferguson raised, and Wattel folded.

Currently, with today's result, Chris Ferguson is in second place on the WSOP Player of the Year leaderboard. He is behind John Monnette, who finished fifth in this event. If Ferguson manages to come back and beat Mike Wattel, he will take the lead by about three points over Monette.

Jogador Fichas Progresso
Mike Wattel us
Mike Wattel
us 3,325,000 -75,000
Chris Ferguson us
Chris Ferguson
us 1,075,000 75,000

Tags: Chris FergusonJohn MonnetteMike Wattel