Maniez Takes on Didier
$1,675 NLHE Event #25 Day 1a 49/50
Level 1: 25-50
In a pot of around 800, and the board reading 5c 2h Qh 4d, Frederic Maniez checked and Jean-Pierre Didier bet 500. Maniez check-raised to 1,250 and won the pot. Both players know each other from previous tournaments of the festival where they made deep runs.
Didier even won one of the WSOP Circuit rings and is in for more glory, the Frenchman has around 22,000 now while Maniez moved to 24,500.