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De Melo with the Larger Set


With the board reading {8-Diamonds}{3-Clubs}{2-Clubs}{A-Spades}, one player fired 1,125 before PokerStars SportStar Fatima Moreira De Melo raised to 2,800. Her opponent made the call and the dealer placed the {10-Spades} out on the river. After her opponent checked, De Melo bet 5,700. The player mulled it over for a few minutes and then made the call. De Melo tabled the {8-Spades}{8-Clubs} for a set of eights to beat her opponent's {3-Hearts}{3-Spades} for a weaker set of threes.

Winning this set-over-set confrontation has bumped De Melo up to 42,400 in chips.

Chip Counts
Fatima Moreira De Melo nl 42,400 12,400

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