LAPT8 Panama: Kazemipur comes back
Shakeeb Kazemipur dipped a bit forther before he came back to win LAPT8 Panama.
After Olga Iermolcheva took back the lead, she continued to hack away at Kazemipur.
With just a few million left, Kazemipur raised to 160,000 and Iermolcheva called. The flop came A♠Q♦T♠ and Kazemipur bet 125,000. Iermolcheva called and a 7♠ came on the turn. Kazemipur bet 175,000 and Iermolcheva called again.
A 4♣ completed the board and Kazemipur put out a final bet of 250,000. Iermolcheva called and took down the pot with A♥T♣ to Kazemipur's A♦5♣.
Kazemipur dipped to just 1.2 million and battled with his short stack for some time before scoring a double up.
After a few uncalled all-ins, Iermolcheva finally called with J♥J♠ but Kazemipur showed A♣K♥ for a flip.
The board ran 2♣A♦4♦T♠T♥ and Kazemipur doubled to about 3.1 million.
Then Kazemipur took back the lead, Iermolcheva raised to 200,000 and Kazemipur re-raised to 510,000.
Iermolcheva flop came A♣7♥6♦ and Kazeimpur bet 450,000. Iermolcheva called and a 5♣ came on the turn.
Kazemipur moved all-in and Iermolcheva folded. Kazemipur was closing in on Iermolcheva and the took back the lead after a few hands.
All of the sudden, Iermolcheva couldn't catch a hand and she was chipped down to just a few million.
Down to just 1.5 million, Iermolcheva moved all-in with A♦J♣ and Kazemipur called with A♣6♣.
The board ran A♠K♠4♦3♣7♥ and Iermolcheva doubled back up to 3 million.
But Iermolcheva wouldn't mount a successful comeback.
Kazemipur limped and Iermolcheva checked her option.
The flop came 2♠2♥J♣ and both players checked. A T♠ came on the turn and Iermolcheva bet 200,000. Kazemipur called and an A♦ fell on the river. Iermolcheva bet 500,000 and Kazemipur moved all-in.
Iermolcheva called and showed 2♣6♦ for trip deuces but Kazemipur had a full house with A♣A♠.
Iermolcheva won $113,580 for the 2nd place finish while Kazemipur took the title and $180,112.
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