Hand #174-177: Phillips Doubles Up First Hand in Heads-Up
Hand #174: Sam Phillips shoved all in for 690,000 and Joe Cada called.
The flop came to give them both a pair but Cada the better one with the aces. The turn brought them the to give Phillips two pair, kings and deuces. He just needed to avoid an ace or jack to double up. Phillips' rail shouted out for a four and the river delivered just that with the . And Phillips doubled up.
Hand #175: Cada raised to 140,000 and Phillips called. They both checked through the on the flop to the on the turn. Phillips bet 120,000 and Cada called. The river completed the board with the on which they both checked. Phillips tabled for a pair of fours which won him the hand.
Hand #176: Phillips called the button and Cada opted to check. The flop came , Cada check-raised the 60,000 bet of Phillips to 185,000. Phillips folded.
Hand #177: Casa raised to 135,000 and Phillips called. The flop came , Phillips check-folded to the 140,000 bet of Cada.