Friday, May 23, 2014 11:41 PM Local Time
Micheal Oshana Eliminated in 10th Place ($25,830); Ashton Crosses a Million
Horseshoe Hammond Casino Champion Micheal Oshana (pictured) raises to 20,000 from middle position and WSOP POY qualifier Matthew Ashton makes it 48,000 to play from the button. Oshana calls and they go heads-up to a flop of .
Oshana checks, then Ashton bets 36,000. Oshana thinks a bit before check-raising to 100,000 total. After some deliberation of his own, Ashton calls.
The turn brings the . Oshana announces he is all-in. Ashton asks for a count and the dealer determines Oshana is all-in for 224,000. Ashton tanks for a couple of minutes before calling.
Oshana turns over for a flopped set of fours. Ashton has for an overpair of jacks with a heart draw.
The river brings the , completing Ashton's flush and drawing gasps from the table and rail at Oshana's misfortune. Ashton rakes in the giant pot, vaulting him into seven-figure territory and the chip lead.
Matthew Ashton - 1,240,000 (124 BBs)
Micheal Oshana - eliminated in 10th place for $25,830