1:43 am

BPO Championship: Phil Willmeth Eliminated In 2nd Place ($13,000)

Phil Willmeth had just 1,200,000 and he was in the big blind for 1,000,000. Donna Rohwer raised and Willmeth made the call for the last of his chips. Willmeth: 8♣9♠ Rohwer: A♠9♥ The dealer spread the 8♦2♦4♥ flop and Willmeth’s supporters cheered as he flopped his eight to take the lead. The dealer burned and […]

12:45 am

BPO Championship: Thomas McDonald Eliminated In 5th Place ($5,303)

Thomas McDonald moved all in from the small blind for 605,000. The blinds are now 300,000/600,000 and Donna Rohwer called from the big for just 5,000 more. McDonald showed A♥8♠ and Rohwer flips over K♣J♦. The dealer spread the 10♠6♥2♦ flop and McDonald’s ace high was still in the lead. The turn 10♦ was no […]