Main Event

Negreanu Lays Down Trips to a Flush

From under the gun, Team PokerStars Pro Daniel Negreanu raised to 675. The button called and Tom McCormick called from the big blind. The flop came down {9-Clubs}{7-Clubs}{7-Spades} and McCormick checked. Negreanu also checked and then the button bet 900. After McCormick called, Negreanu check-raised to 2,800. The button called, but McCormick folded.

The turn brought the {4-Clubs} and Negreanu bet 4,200. The button raised to 10,000 and Negreanu went into the tank. Negreanu had 15,275 behind and, after a minute, made the call.

The river card was the {K-Hearts} and Negreanu checked. His opponent bet 7,200 and Negreanu folded the {7-Diamonds}{6-Diamonds}. His opponent showed him the {A-Clubs}{10-Clubs} for a turned flush.

Chip stacks
Daniel Negreanu ca 9,475 -14,525

Tags: Daniel NegreanuTom McCormick