$260+$40 Deep Stack NLH (Re-Entry)
Level 17: 3,000/6,000/6,000
Total Entries: 675
Players Remaining: 90
Average Chips: 187,500
On table 11, a short stack open shoved his last twelve blinds. Next to act in the cutoff, Johnathan Hilton was gifted . What to do?
Trap an overcall, of course, or maybe even induce action. Hilton called, with the button and blinds to act, which should be alarming. Nevertheless, the BB came along.
On a , Hilton let for value and protection, and the BB surrendered easily.
The shortstack turned over , pretty dead until the turn brought a third diamond, the . However, Johnathan appeared completely unperturbed and faded the flush without incident.
The flat was the difference between an average stack and an above average stack, as he trapped the BB and has over 220,000 now.