Hand #33: Tony Tran Eliminated in 9th Place ($89,000)

Jul 16, 2022

Tony Tran
Photo:  WPT Champions Club Member Tony Tran

HAND #33  –  Leon Sturm raises from the button to 250,000, Tony Tran reraises from the big blind to 925,000, and Sturm calls.

Both players check to the turn on a board of Heart AClub ASpade JSpade 7, Tran bets 600,000, and Sturm calls.

The river card is the Club 5, Tran bets 1,700,000, Sturm moves all in, and Tran uses one of his Time Chips to tank for nearly a minute before he calls all in for 4,500,000 with Spade 5Diamond 5 for a rivered full house, fives full of aces.

But Sturm turns over Spade ADiamond J for a higher full house on the flop, aces full of jacks, to eliminate Tran in ninth place.

Leon Sturm  –  21,500,000  (172 bb)
Tony Tran  –  Eliminated in 9th Place  ($89,000)

Tony Tran
Photo:  Tony Tran

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