2015 WSOP Europe 888 Hand of the Day: Jonathan Duhamel Grabs the 8-Game Lead


2010 WSOP Main Event champ Jonathan Duhamel led the 2015 WSOPE
The 2015 World Series of Poker Europe continued in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday with Day 2 of Event #5: €2,200 8-Game Mixed Event.

PokerNews was on hand for all the action and will be in Berlin for the duration of the 17-day series. As a part of our coverage, that is brought to you by 888poker, we will be bringing readers a special “888 Hand of the Day” every single day throughout the entire WSOP Europe schedule.

As the final table of six neared, 2010 WSOP Main Event champion Jonathan Duhamel played a big pot that saw him take the chip lead, making it Wednesday’s 888 Hand of the Day.

There were 11 players remaining at the final two tables with blinds at 1,000/2,000 playing pot-limit Omaha. Arnaud Esquevin came in with a raise under the gun preflop and Duhamel looked down at the {Q-Hearts}{10-Spades}{8-Hearts}{7-Spades}.

“This hand plays well in position, so I was happy to just call and see a flop,” Duhamel toldPokerNews. “I was thinking about three betting, but if I do that he has room to four-bet shove. So I would rather just call and see a flop.” Read More