WPT HEADS UP CHAMPIONSHIP

Kruk Takes Game One

In Level 3 of game one, Chris Kurk opens with Diamond 6 Diamond 4 and Phil Ivey three-bets with his Diamond 8 Club 8, making it 8,450 to go, with Kruk calling.

The flop goes Diamond K Heart 5 Diamond 3 Ivey  goes 5,070, Kruk raises to 19,000 with an open-ended straight flush draw and Ivey flats.

Turn is Diamond 9 a flush for Kruk who leads out and Ivey now looking for the board to pair and he check-raises all-in, only to see the bad news when Kruk calls.

River Spade 5 and Kruk takes game one.

Game two is now underway.