Seidel Fades Lew's Flush Draw to Double
On a flop of , Erik Seidel checked from the big blind and allowed Randy Lew to bet 2,400 from the under-the-gun position. Seidel then check-raised to 5,400, Lew put in a big raise, and Seidel called off for a total of 18,200.
Seidel had flopped trips but needed to fade Lew's flush draw to survive. The turn paired Lew and gave him a couple more outs, but the blanked on the river. Seidel laid claim to a much needed double late on Day 1.