Jordan Da Ponte has just taken advantage of two all in showdowns. During the first, he severely reduced the stack of Yaseen Siddiqui, who was our front runner after the second players’ break. A couple of hands later, Jordan did it again.
His second heads up victory occurred after Charles-Eric Benoit raised to 6,000, preflop, from an early position. When it was Jordan’s turn to bet he pushed his bounty chip towards the dealer, raising to all in. Stephane Faucher called, and Charles-Eric mucked his cards.
When the players revealed their hole cards, Jordan was holding . Stephane showed .
After the dealer snapped the community cards onto the table, , Stephane stood up and walked away. Jordan gathered up his winnings, including Stephane’s $100 bounty chip.