Saturday, January 29, 2011

Event 18: Saleh Stumbles, then Falls

$1850 + $150 No Limit Hold'em    

Blinds up to 2,500/5,000 with 500 antes.

Zaher Saleh (Rocky River, OH) got involved in a pot with Nicholas Ricciardi (Palm Beach, FL).  At the river, the board read Q6434 and Nicholas bet 54k.  Zaher taked for a bit, then called.  Nicholas tabled AJ for the nut flush.  Zaher mucked his hand.

Zaher was left with only about 30k.  He got it in on the next hand and was busted.  For his 26th place finish, he earned $3,650.