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Biggest Pot Yet: Faraz Jaka Doubles Through Scotty Nguyen
Level 18: 8,000-16,000, 2,000 ante
Scotty Nguyen raises under the gun to 70,000, and Faraz Jaka calls from middle position. The flop comes Q103, Scotty checks, Jaka bets 100,000, and Scotty calls.
The turn card is the 8, Scotty checks, Jaka bets 250,000, and Scotty check-raises to 650,000. Jaka moves all in for 1,022,000, and Scotty calls with KJ (open-ended straight draw). Jaka shows 1010 for a set of tens, and he'll need it to hold to stay alive.
The river card is the 7, and Jaka wins the biggest pot of the tournament (2.2 million) with his set of tens.
Faraz Jaka - 2,247,000
Scotty Nguyen - 600,000
07:43 PM, 12/17/09