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Hand #160: Marvin Rettenmaier Doubles Thru Philippe Ktorza
Level 31: 125,000-250,000, 25,000 ante
Marvin Rettenmaier min-raises to 500,000, and Philippe Ktorza calls. The flop comes 873, Ktorza checks, Rettenmaier bets 425,000, and Ktorza check-raises to 1,225,000.
Rettenmaier thinks for more than a minute before he reraises to 2,225,000, and Ktorza moves all in.
Rettenmaier quickly calls all in for 6,675,000 million with 83 for two pair, eights and threes, and Ktorza turns over Q7 -- a pair of sevens. Rettenmaier is a big favorite to double up and cripple Ktorza here.
The turn is the 9, the river is the 2, and Marvin Rettenmaier wins the pot with two pair, eights and threes, to double up in chips.
Marvin Rettenmaier - 14,400,000 (57 BBs)
Philippe Ktorza - 825,000 (3 BBs)
11:03 PM, 05/26/12