€5,300 EPT Prague Main Event

Vaitiekunas Gets Paid on the River

ajlamers • Level 23: Blinds 10,000-25,000, 25,000 ante

Maksim Shornikau opened to 50,000 in the hijack and Paulius Vaitiekunas defended from the big blind. The flop came {k-Hearts}{6-Hearts}{4-Hearts} and Vaitiekunas check-called a bet of 45,000 from Shornikau.

The turn was the {j-Clubs} and both players checked to the {8-Diamonds} on the river. Vaitiekunas led out with a bet of 105,000 and Shornikau snapped him off. Vaitiekunas turned over {k-Diamonds}{q-Spades} for top pair which proved to be the best hand.

Player Chips Progress
Paulius Vaitiekunas lt
Paulius Vaitiekunas
lt 1,120,000 -30,000
Maksim Shornikau by
Maksim Shornikau
by 690,000 -185,000

Tags: Paulius VaitiekunasMaksim Shornikau