Matas Cimbolas raised to 5,000 from under the gun before Jeremy Ausmus three-bet to 15,000 next to act.
From the small blind, Aaron Van Blarcum called, and Cimbolas folded.
The flop landed and Van Blarcum checked to Ausmus who continued for 13,000. Van Blarcum elected to check-raise to 37,000 and Ausmus called.
The turn fell the and Van Blarcum bet out 55,000. Ausmus called, and when the river landed the , both players checked.
Van Blarcum tabled his , but it was Ausmus’ that earned him the pot – and the chip lead.
|Aaron Van Blarcum||115,000||-115,000|