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ClubWPT.com's Butch Valure Eliminated in 20th Place ($25,056)
Level 19: 4,000-8,000, 1,000 ante
Photo: Butch Valure (center) shakes hands with Ravi Raghavan after his elimination in 20th place.
ClubWPT.com's Butch Valure raises from late position and Ravi Raghavan defends from the big blind. the flop comes Q108 and Raghavan checks. Valure bets and Raghavan calls.
The turn brings the A and Raghavan checks again. Valure bets 55,000, leaving 200,000 behind. Raghavan gets a good look at Valures remaining stack and announces he is all-in. Valure quickly calls and tables AQ for top two pair. He is drawing slim though, As Raghavan holds KJ for a Broadway straight.
The river 3 does not help Valure and the ClubWPT.com qualifier is eliminated, but nonetheless takes home an impressive payday.
Ravi Raghavan - 860,000 (108 BBs)
Butch Valure - eliminated in 20th place ($25,056)
Photo (Below): Butch Valure gives an exit interview to the WPT cameras after his elimination.
05:44 PM, 04/21/12