Ogura Strikes Back
Takashi Ogura is still alive in this tournament, thanks to a timely cracking of aces held by Loi Van Tran. There was 30,000 in the pot preflop. The two men took a flop of . Ogura acted first and moved in for 13,500. Tran took his time thinking out his action before calling Ogura's bet and tabling . He was up against a royal flush draw, . Ogura filled his straight on the turn with the and his flush on the river with the . He doubled up, and knocked Tran down to 7,000 in the process.