Level 13: Limits 1500/3000
Average Chips: 25,000
The pace of bust-outs increased in level 12, and a third of the entry and reentry total is gone.
In Stud8 at 12/2400, seat 1 brought in with a low , was called by Randy showing , and the next position completed with the , and interesting play. Everyone folded but Randy, including the .
Randy open paired the turn but ended up check calling against a . His opponent was clearly repping something unusually strong in the hole. However the jig was up on 5th, giving Randy the and his opponent the . The action went check check, and it looked like Randy might be up against a steal.
Indeed, Randy led out on sixth when he hit another low card, the , and his opponent folded his brick .
A key pot for Randy’s hopes, as he is above starting stack for the first time in many levels. This is his first tournament in several years.