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EVENT UPDATE

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 7:56 PM Local Time
Nacho Barbero's River Call Lands Him a Monster Pot
Nacho Barbero

Jorryt van Hoof opens the action in the cutoff with a raise to 35,000.

In the small blind, Nacho Barbero (above) three-bets to 137,000. Van Hoof calls and the pair see a     flop. Barbero leads out for 125,000 and van Hoof calls. The turn is the  , Barbero checks, and van Hoof throws out a bet of 170,000.

Barbero goes in the tank before calling and the river is the  . After a check from Barbero, van Hoof methodically begins to count his orange 5,000 chips and announces a raise to 335,000. Once again, Barbero goes deep into the tank, counting out 335,000 in green and orange chips, places the stack off to the side, and goes back to shuffling another stack.

After a few minutes, Barbero calls and leaps out of his seat, relieved when van Hoof shows   . Barbero tables    to scoop the massive pot.

Nacho Barbero - 2,300,000
Jorryt van Hoof - 265,000

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