2016 47th Annual World Series of Poker

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 to Friday, July 01, 2016

Event #51: $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha 8-Handed Championship

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  • Buy-in: $10,000
  • Prizepool: $3,760,000
  • Entries: 400
  • Remaining: 0


Saturday, July 2, 2016 5:23 PM Local Time
Loren Klein Moves Closer

Brandon Shack-Harris opens the button to 500,000, and Loren Klein three-bets to 1,500,000 from the big blind. Shack-Harris calls.

The flop is    . Klein pots for 3,000,000, leaving just 800,000 behind. Shack-Harris spends about two minutes considering, then surrenders his cards into the muck. "Close," he says.

"Nines?" Klein asks with a smile.

The next hand, Klein opens the button to 500,000, and Shack-Harris defends his big blind. Both players check through the     flop, and the turn is the  . Shack-Harris leads for 400,000, Klein raises to 1,400,000, and Shack-Harris folds. Klein wins the pot, refusing to go down without a serious fight in this match.

Loren Klein - 7,700,000 (32 bb)
Brandon Shack-Harris - 12,300,000 (51 bb)

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