A player in middle position opened with a standard raise, and JC Alvarado three-bet to 8,100 in the blinds. Mr. Raiser called, and off they went heads-up.
The dealer spread out , and Alvarado continued out with 8,600. His bet was called, and the two men checked through the turn. On the river, the paired the board, and Alvardo fired back out with 12,800. Mr. Opponent spent a few long minutes in the tank before plunking the call into the pot.
Alvarado tabled for queens up, and a muck from his opponent shipped him the pot to increase his count to about 140,000.