Matthew Waxman opened to 60,000 from the button, Baitai Li and Patrick Serda call from the blinds. The dealer fanned out and action checked through to the turn card.
Action checked to Serda, he bet 115,000, Waxman called and Li check-raised to 600,000. Serda was the lone caller and the completed the board.
Li moved all in for just over 1,500,000 and Serda took a moment but in the end, he called and Li tabled for nothing. Serda turned over , giving him nines and eights.
Li eas eliminated and Serda took an overwhelming lead during one of the last hands of the night.