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Annette Obrestad Wins Huge 3-Way Pot vs. Vanessa Selbst and Mark Newhouse
Level 8: 500-1,000, 100 ante
Photo: Mark Newhouse (center) and Annette Obrestad (right) wait for Vanessa Selbst to act after Obrestad's all-in bet.
After a flop of K94, Annette Obrestad checks, Vanessa Selbst checks, Mark Newhouse bets 5,500, Obrestad calls, Selbst check-raises to 17,000, Newhouse three-bets to 40,000, Obrestad moves all in for about 67,000, Selbst folds and Newhouse calls.
Newhouse leads the flop with AK for top pair against Obrestad's AQ for the nut flush draw.
The turn and river are the A and the J, giving Obrestad a flush on the river to more than double up.
Annette Obrestad - 185,000
Mark Newhouse - 37,000
Vanessa Selbst - 100,000
04:12 PM, 12/07/11