Known more for his world class seven card stud play, Jeff Lisandro is showing he can also play hold'em, making a deep run in this event. He just won a big pot to get his stack up to a shade under 200,000.
There was 14,000 in the middle of a heads up pot on a flop when we got to the table. Lisandro checked to his opponent on the button, who fired out 12,500. Lisandro check raised all in for his last 82,800, and his opponent made the call.
Lisandro would need another pair or a diamond to win the hand, and when the hit the turn, he had his opponent drawing dead. The board completed with the , and Lisandro upped his stack to 198,000.