Sunday, June 28, 2015 8:40 PM Local Time
Alexander Petersen Wins The $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha World Championship!
Jason Mercier limps from the button and Alexander Petersen raises to 300,000 from the big blind. Mercier calls and the two see a flop of . Petersen leads for 600,000 and Mercier pushes his last 1,200,000 in the middle. Petersen calls and the cards are tabled.
Mercier leads with two pair but has to fade the many outs of Petersen. The on the turn gives Petersen a flush and the on the river does not fill up Mercier meaning he is out in second place.
Mercier earns $572,989 for his second place finish. This is Mercier's fourth cash of the World Series.
Petersen wins $927,655 for first place and the WSOP gold bracelet.
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