The blind levels had reduced to 30 minutes heads up as per the published event rules, and during the 3rd level of heads up play, Lu’s stack had dwindled to as low as 13 bb.
In the ultimate hand of the event, Lu opened preflop to 525K and Sheraz called. The flop was dealt: . Sheraz checked and Lu checked behind. The turn was the . Sheraz led out with a 500K bet, and Lu responded by going all in for her last 1,750,000 chips… Sheraz made a quick call.
The river was a – and Sheraz’s 2 pair were good! Sheraz Nasir is the champion of the partypoker.net WPT Canadian Spring Championship for 2015!
Sheraz won $237,390.00 PLUS a WPT World Championship entry (worth US$15,400), and the exclusive Playground Champion’s Belt! In addition, his name will be inscribed for all time on the WPT Champion’s Trophy.
For her runner up finish, Lu “Chanel” Zhang wins $166,402.00.
Congratulations to both Sheraz and Lu on their results today!
partypoker.net WPT Canadian Spring Champion: Sheraz Nasir – $237,390
WPT CSC Runner-up: Lu Zhang – $166,402
Last hand of play