Debra Ann Holman found herself shoving with an open-ended straight draw mid way through level 4 in the WPTDeepStacks Day 1C. She was very short stacked and felt the time was right for this kind of a move. Her ran into Stephane Blouin-Verroeulst’s pocket , not a fair matchup on its face, but a hand with the potential to double her up and get back in the hunt.
Debra started her attack with late-position bet of 2,000 with the board showing . Only Stephane wanted to play. Unfortunately for her, he had already made his set on the flop. He checked, she shoved, he called, and the rest was history.
A and came down on the turn and river, respectively, providing her two pairs and a swift exit from today’s action.