Main Event

Moneymaker Hits The River

Team PokerStars Pro Pierre Neuville raised to 1,800 in the hijack seat and fellow Team Pro Chris Moneymaker called on the button. The flop was {A-Spades} {A-Hearts} {2-Clubs} and Neuville made a 2,200 c-bet which was called by Moneymaker. We had the customary check-check on the {10-Hearts} turn before we reached the final card which was {5-Hearts}. Neuville checked, Moneymaker bet 6,700 and after a dwell Neuville made the call.

"I hit the river," says Moneymaker as he showed down {5-Diamonds} {5-Clubs} and Neuville mucked his hand.

Chip stacks
Pierre Neuville be 39,000 -12,100
Chris Moneymaker us 35,000 11,000

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